Barktoberfest is  a free and fun canine festival and party for you and your dog(s), held Sunday September 24th at downtown West Side Park. The festival includes vendors, rescue groups, dog demos, lure coursing, costume and trick contests with great trophies, food and more. Join in for a “howling” good time with fun for humans and their hounds. The day starts at Westside Park with fun, games and contests. The day ends with Yappy Hour, a raffle and live music for both you and your dog(s).

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This event raises funds for various rescue groups.  For more information, contact Julie Anderson at (608) 345-8821 or email .

Time and Place: Sunday September 24th from 11am to 3pm at  West Side Park, 85 Pleasant St., Cambridge, WI.

Yappy Hour is  from 3pm to 5pm at the CamRock Cafe, 217 W Main St, Cambridge.