My Dog Loves Central Park Fair


It’s time to celebrate Central Park and its dog community at the 14th Annual My Dog Loves Central Park Fair! Tails will be wagging as the Central Park Conservancy and its program for dog lovers, Central Park Paws, host your four legged canine family members for an afternoon of contests, training tips, games, and more.

2016 My Dog Loves Central Park Fair

Saturday, October 1, 2016
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
at the Naumburg Bandshell

Free. Open to all ages. The Fair is an on-leash event

Some of the activities for dogs taking place all day

Agility for Everyone
Try out your dog’s agility capability on the obstacle course. Facilitated by Biscuits & Bath.

The Bark Boutique
Purchase T-shirts, hats, travel bowls, and other merchandise, to support Paws and the Central Park Conservancy. Remember to join or renew your Central Park Conservancy membership to keep the Park clean and green for you and your pup to enjoy.

Dog License Station
Get your new and/or renew your dog licenses while you wait at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene station.

Express Grooming
Fluff up that fur after a romp through the agility course, or before going on stage to participate in the games! Facilitated by Biscuits & Bath.

Park Paws-itivity, Pooch Plinko, and Paws Scavenger Hunt
Meet Central Park Paws volunteers, and learn how this program of the Conservancy helps keep the Park a clean and friendly place for dog owners and dogs alike. Win prizes at the Woof Wheel and Pooch Plinko games. Kids can join a scavenger hunt and use investigative skills while learning fun facts about the Park.

Rescue a New Best Friend
Learn about rescue efforts and start the adoption process on-site with Bideawee. Meet wonderful dogs just waiting for their forever home!

The Snack Shack
Let your pup sample fresh food and treats at the Freshpet Food Truck.

This event is hosted by Central Park Paws, a program of the Conservancy, that encourages dog owners to become stewards of the Park and serves as the connector between the dog community, the Park, and the Conservancy.

Being part of the upper west side community, the staff at Hudson Animal Hospital loves Central Park and their dog loving members. We hope for a great event and invite you to go out and enjoy the day. If you have any questions about your dog’s participation and their fitness level feel free to call the staff of Hudson Animal Hospital in New York City at 212-706-4088 or through our website to discuss your concerns.