Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that on Sunday, October 27th from 12:00p.m. – 3:30 p.m. the county will host Long Island’s Largest Pet Costume Contest and Parade known as Nassau Barkfest.
The free event is being sponsored by Pet Supplies Plus Long Island and Long Island’s K98.3. Costume judging and prizes will begin at 2:00p.m. The event will be held at the Eisenhower Dog Run in East Meadow and parking for the event will be located at Field 7 by the Golf Course.
The event will be held rain or shine and all pets must be on a leash. In addition to the costume contest and parade many rescue groups and animal friendly organizations will be on site to celebrate.
“I invite all pet owners to join us on October 27th for Nassau’s Barkfest,” said County Executive Mangano. “I thank our sponsors Pet Supplies Plus Long Island and Long Island’s K98.3 for their generosity. For many of us our pets are members of our family and this is a great way to enjoy a nice afternoon together at one of our newest dog parks.”
12:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Costume Judging & Prizes at 2:00p.m.
Sunday, October 27, 2013
Eisenhower Park Dog Run
(Parking at Field 7 by Golf Course)
East Meadow, NY