GoldenFest 2019

 

A FUN day for Goldens and their families.
See you Sunday, April 7th, at the 16th 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 Kanine Social. 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 7, 2 – 4pm

Where
Kanine Social
580 College Street
Jacksonville 32204
Get directions.

Admission
$25 for Goldens and their families. Tickets can be purchased in advance at EventBrite.

Male dogs must be neutered if  older than 8 months old, and you must show proof of rabies, distemper and Bordetella vaccinations for each dog.

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

FAQs

  1. Will the Tap room be open? Yes.
  2. Will the dogs need to be registered with Kanine Social before Goldenfest? Dogs do not need to be registered but they do need to show proof of rabies, distemper and Bordetella vaccinations to enter the event. A phone picture of the info is sufficient.
  3. Do male dogs need to be neutered? Male dogs must be neutered if  older than 8 months old.
  4. Is there onsite parking? Yes.

Contests

  Newspaper retrieval
     Tennis Ball retrieval
           Best Trick contest
 

Pet Services
TBD

Entertainment
TBD 

Food Vendors
TBD

GREAT’s Drink Booth – soft drinks & bottled water

Vendor Booths
TBD

        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.

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

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.