GoldenFest 2018

 

A FUN day for Goldens and their families.
See you Sunday, April 8th, at the 15th annual GoldenFest, a fun-filled afternoon for you and your Golden. Enjoy contests, vendor booths, a silent auction and refreshments while your Goldens play at Dogwood Park. GoldenFest is one of G.R.E.A.T’s main fundraisers – funds raised in the auction go directly to the medical needs of rescued Goldens waiting for their forever homes.

When
Sunday, April 8, 2 – 4pm

Where
Dogwood Park
7407 Salisbury Road
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Get directions

Admission
$20 for Goldens and their families

Admission includes free entrance to the big park area after GoldenFest. Male dogs must be neutered if  older than 8 months old and you must have proof of rabies vaccination (a tag or certificate) for each dog.

Avoid the long lines at the event by purchasing your ticket in advance at EventBrite!

Please bring lawn chairs for yourselves & towels for your pups.

Contests

  Newspaper retrieval
     Tennis Ball retrieval
           Best Trick contest
 

Pet Services
Nail Clipping & Ear Cleaning by Green Dog Spa

Entertainment
Music by Robbie Trice 

Food Vendors

 

 

 

GREAT’s Drink Booth – soft drinks & bottled water

Vendor Booths
(confirmed to date; alphabetical order)

  Affiliated Veterinary Specialists

 

 

Animal Care of Ponte Vedra

 

  Champion Printing

 

 

Community Hospice and Palliative Care, Pet Therapy Program

 

Green Dog Spa

 

 

 

First Coast Veterinary Specialists

 


Happy Dog Inn

 

 

Lakewood Animal Clinic

 

   Kamp K-9

 

 

Maggie Marshall Dog Training

 

  Pandora’s Box Photo Studio, Inc.

 

Pet Life Saver

 

 

 

Pooch Pantry Foods

 

 

   Sunland Acres

 

  Pet Messenger

 Salty Paws Healthy Pet Market

 

 

Therapy Animal Coalition

        GREAT’s Foster Booth
         GREAT’s Info & Volunteer Booth
   GREAT’s Store

Vendor Opportunity
If you have a pet-related business and are interested in being a vendor at GoldenFest, click here.

Sponsors

 

 

Luce Recovery Services

Sponsorship Opportunity
If you have a business and are interested in being a sponsor of GoldenFest, click here.

Silent Auction Items

Please click here to see silent auction items donated to date.

Silent Auction Items Needed
To contribute items to our silent auction, click here. New or gently used – almost any item is acceptable.

Volunteer Opportunity
To volunteer to solicit silent auction items or post flyers for GoldenFest, click here.

Collections
We need collars and leashes! Please bring and donate new or used ones. Please, no retractable leashes.