Friday, July 8, 2011


We just found this event happening tomorrow - SATURDAY, JULY 9 - at an awesome FARM in Lockport, Illinois and wanted to share it in case anybody in the neighborhood of Lockport was looking for something fun and pet-friendly to do this weekend.  It sounds just like our Picnic in the Bark, with all kinds of fun events - including,
wait for it --

Bobbing for  Wieners!!!  PLUS it benefits animals!

Click HERE for more info about Cottonwood Farm.  Lockport is about 35 miles from Chicago, or so our map thingy says.  Not a long drive if you feel like getting out of the city for a bit -- and a bite! 

July 9th 10AM – 4 PM
The Siegel Family of Siegel's Cottonwood Farm will be hosting a very unique Benefit/Fundraiser for area Humane Societies and Rosie the Bloodhound of the Forest Preserve District of Will County. This benefit will be July 9th, 2011, from 10 - 4 PM at Siegel's Cottonwood Farm on Weber Road in Crest Hill, home of the famous fall "Pumpkin Fest" and award winning STATESVILLE HAUNTED PRISON!
The days events will feature a Dog agility Course, dogs Bobbing for Wieners, Best Dressed Dog contest, Owner/Dog look alike contest, Smallest/Biggest contest, Dog Fashion Show, Frisbee Disc Show, Doggie Parade, Skinny Dipping for dogs, Weiner Dog races and more for your dogs to enjoy!
There will also be lots of fun activities for people too, so be sure to bring the whole family! All the play areas will be open for the kids to play in as well as the Giant Slides, Train Rides, the Farm Animals to pet and feed, T-ball baseball booth and a Kids Army Obstacle Course. There will also be Informational Talks about your pets presented by area Veterinarians.
There will be lots of great tasting people food so come hungry and ready to have lots of AFFORDABLE FAMILY FUN ON THE FARM!
Admission only $10.00 per Human, Dogs are FREE!

Sounds like a WOOF-tastic time!!!

The Road Dogs


SissySees said...

Big, hairy fun!! Can't wait to hear all about it...

Golden Woofs! SUGAR said...

Woof! Woof! We were planning to be in that event .. but have a planned show already. It looks like a FUN event. Are you guys currently in Illinois? Let us know. Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar

♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥ said...

OH, that sounds like so much fun, wish we were closer. Mom has her eye on that white pup, sibe or GSD? Looks a lot like our sweet Dakota.

Woos ~ Phantom, Thunder, and Ciara

Two French Bulldogs said...

What a cool event. Sure looks fun
Benny & Lily

houndstooth said...

That looks like all kinds of fun! If Dad didn't have class tomorrow, I think Mom and I would try to talk him into it!


Oskar said...

It does sound like a blast. Have fun!

Nubbin wiggles,

Lucy-Fur, as typed by Dr. Liz said...

Bobbing for wieners? Seriously? Oooh! I SO want to have Mom drive us there. I mean, how long can it take to get there?!? Heehee. Hey... Guess what?!? Our snow has finally melted and we have grass!

*kissey face*
-Fiona and Abby the Hippobottomus

Anonymous said...

Sure looks like a great event! Have lots of fun!

woos, Tessa

Anonymous said...

Sounds like a grand time! Have fun! :D

Waggin at ya,