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Boo Bark: Party at the Park

Springfield's only Halloween party for DOGS!

Join APL for a HOWLING Good Time!

Dogs of all shapes and sizes are encouraged to grab their leashes and their humans and join APL at Springfield’s only Halloween Party for dogs! Boo Bark: Party at the Park is Saturday, October 8th from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Stuart Park on Winch Rd, Springfield. 

There will be lots of activities for dogs and kids alike! You can even visit out PAW-casso booth where dogs can release their inner creativity with paw painting on canvas. An extra fee applies for some activities.

While you're there check out our dog costume contest! Your $2 entry fee per dog, give you a chance to win prizes! Register on site by 1:00 p.m. Costume contest starts at 1:30 p.m.

Like to shop? There is a great assortment of vendors at the event showcasing some of the best services and products in the area.

Admission to the entire event is $3 for one dog and $5 for two dogs with all the proceeds going to APL to benefit the animals in our care.

For the fun and safety of all attendees:
- All dogs must be well behaved and comfortable in large crowds of people and other animals
- All dogs MUST be on a leash (except inside the dog runs)
- No puppies under 4 months of age
- No more than 2 dogs per person

- All animals must be spayed and neutered
- All dogs must be healthy to the best of the owner's knowledge, be current on all shots and have proof of a current rabies vaccine.


APL would like to thank our Title Sponsor, Bank of Springfield, and our co-sponsor, Springfield Park District, our media sponsor, Tails to Remember, our costume contest sponsor, Green Hyundai and our pumpkin sponsor, Wolf Creek Farms.

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.Check out our vendors!

- Moxie Massage

- Tails to Remember

- Green Hyundai

- Springfield Park District

- First Student

- Furever Friends Mobile Grooming

- Dog is Good


And check out Wolf Creek Farm's and their Farm Fresh Truck

all proceeds go to the animals of APL!

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