Events and Activities

Friday, September 16th:
  • Romp and Swim play session at nearby public beach 2-3:30
  • Tent set-up for the main event
  • Pizza Party and social at hotel in the evening

Saturday, September 17th - THE BIG DAY! 10-5 Millennium Park, Bancroft
  • Seminars by Veterinarians, Rescuers and Breeders
    • *NEW* Diet and Nutrition by Laura Ducharme, host of TV show Fido & Wine and owner of
    • Grooming by Kaila 
    • Skin and ear health  By Tami
    • First Aid by Dr. Brooke from Apsley Veterinary Services
  • Demos 
    • Draft Work with Kaila A and Peggy F
    • Water rescue by Peggy F
    • *NEW* Scent Detection by Tami K 
  • *NEW* Working Newfs Booth -- learn all about draftwork, water rescue, therapy work, scent detection and other activities you can do with your Newf
  • *NEW* Healthy Newf Booth -- learn about exercises to promote orthopaedic health and other useful information for dog lovers
  • Games, Obstacle Courses, Contests and Prizes
  • Live Music by Work'n Dawgs
  • *NEW* Nail and ear trims by Kelly's K9 Klips 
  • *NEW* Beer Garden and BBQ in support of the Bancroft Legion
  • Meet the Newfs Booth -- meet some of the dogs who have gone through our foster program including George of "Free Days with George" and his owner Colin who will be signing books.
  • Auction, Raffle
  • Merchandise Booths - *NEW* products!
  • Vendors
  • Rescue Parade
  • Photo sessions by Jodie Etmanski Photography
  • Our MCs for the day are Mike and Ash
  • and so much more!
Sunday, September 18h:
  • Guided Nature Hike at nearby public trail 11 am

All Breeds Welcome!!