Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216
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Saturday April 30, 2016
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Historic Rural Hill, 4431, Neck Road, Huntersville
This year’s festival promises a great time for dogs and the people they own. Enjoy live performances, food and product vendors, contests and much more!
Doggie Fun Run
Enjoy a beautiful route through scenic Rural Hill. All 5K participants will receive a commemorative gift for their Canine Friend. The registration fee is $10. The fun run begins at 8:30 a.m. Register here.
Top Dog Photo Contest
Thanks to everyone who entered the Top Dog Photo Contest.
View all Top Dog entries
10 a.m. - Event Begins
10:30 a.m. - Long Shot Contest - Center Ring
11 a.m. - Huntersville Police Department K-9 Unit Demo - Demo Ring
11:30 a.m. - Smallest Dog Contest - Main Stage
Noon - Top Dog Winner Announcement - Main Stage
12:30 p.m. - Owner Look-A-Like Contest - Main Stage
1 p.m. - Huntersville Police Department K-9 Unit Demo - Demo Ring
1:30 p.m. - Largest Dog Contest (Height) - Main Stage
1:45 p.m. - Largest Dog Contest (Weight) - Main Stage
2 p.m. - Best Costume Contest - Main Stage
2:30 p.m. - Max Fast Flyball @ Charlotte - Demo Ring
3 p.m. - Toss & Catch - Center Ring
3:30 p.m. - Cutest Puppy Contest - Main Stage
Register for a contest on-site for free. Registration will operate on a first-come, first-served basis.
Check out this video from the 2015 Bark in the Park Top Dog Festival.