FAQ

No, you must be 21+ to consume alcohol, but all ages will be welcome to attend the event. 

Altered dogs on leash are welcomed. No Female dogs in heat. Dogs attending should be social & friendly with other dogs and people. Dogs should be comfortable with crowds. Dogs displaying aggressive behavior as determined by staff will be asked to leave. Dogs must have up to date vaccinations. 
 
All dogs must be kept on a leash, no longer than 5 feet at all times except when in the unleashed areas.

Embarcadero North – 400 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101 .

12pm – 5pm

We will have 2 separate fenced areas for your pups to run and enjoy themselves off-leash.  One section for large dogs and one for small.  Please bring  bags to clean up after your pet.  Water will be available as well as some treats, and other pet friendly activations.  We will also have many different pet related vendors to shop, learn about and interact with.  

Music will be played at a volume that is enjoyable for both animals and humans!  We recognize that loud music can be alarming to animals and have taken that into consideration. There will also be a silent puppy disco to dance the afternoon away with your pet. 

There will be an eclectic mix of all genres of music. 

Yes, we will have food vendors on site selling a variety of different food for your eating pleasure. 

Yes, so long as they behave and make the event enjoyable for other attendees. We will have some children friendly activities to help keep them occupied as well. Please keep an eye on your children at all times throughout the day, and be responsible for their safety. 

NOT AT THE EVENT! We recommend you take Lyft or Uber to the event. There are 2 parking lots towards the entrance to Seaport Village between the Hyatt and Cheesecake Factory.  Space is extremely limited there as well so please plan accordingly. As always, if you plan to consume alcoholic beverages, DO NOT DRIVE.!

  • Lyft and Uber policy states: We advise passengers to call their drivers after their ride request is accepted to confirm that it’s OK to bring their pets.  
What do I need to know about the dog contests?

There will be specific dog contests throughout the day for those that want to participate. Winners will be judged by a panel of local judges including members from the Barking Lot, Five Group and other local industry and business professionals. One winner will be selected for each contest and will receive prizes and gifts valued at above $250. Please stay tuned for specific contest information.