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Fall Festival and Pet Expo

Sunday October 8th

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Barktoberfest will feature craft and pet supply vendors, rescue groups, k9 demos, a costume parade and more! We hope you will be able to join us for this fun event celebrating our beloved furry friends. Pets on a leash are welcome to attend.

11:30 - Costume Parade 

1:00 - K9 Unit Demo

Interested in being a vendor? Contact [email protected]

Funded in part by a grant from the Ocean County Board of Commissioners. Explore more at



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The Friends of Island Beach thanks our sponsors for the 2023 events. Please support local the local businesses who support the park and the community: