Welcome to the Seventh Annual DogFest!

Welcome to DogFest 2014! We have lots of new information on this year’s event to share with you, and hope to have updated all of the information soon. In the meantime, check out the photo gallery for DogFest 2013, which was a howling success! If you are interested in sponsoring DogFest 2014, please download our sponsorship package. If you would like to be a vendor at DogFest 2014, please download the vendor package.


DogFest is a celebration of dogs and kids benefitting SFUSD McKinley Elementary School, a K-5 public school at Castro and 14th Streets. The festival offers something for dogs, kids, and parents of both breeds.

  • Become a sponsor of DogFest
  • Enter your dog in our Everyday Dog Show
  • Enjoy entertainment from emcee Daniel Handler, official representative of Lemony Snicket!
  • Treat your human child to a day of jumpy houses, face painting, carnival games, delicious food, and more!
  • Make a bid on an auction prize!
  • Peruse our doggie vendors or find true love in the Rescue Zone!


DogFest is made possible each year by generous underwriting from our sponsors.  DogFest 2014 sponsors include Armentum Partners, Big Dogs, The Walking Company, Whole Foods, CVS Pharmacy, P.L.A.Y., Bonnie Spindler, Putnam Subaru, Chase Bank, Escape from New York Pizza, Mr. Muggles’ Dogs, Domicile Properties, NorCal Veterinary Hospital, Fox Marble, Irving Street Pet Hospital, Jeffrey’s Natural Pet Foods, Wag Hotels, Bayside Media, The Animal House, Boccalone, DavidsTea, UrbanSitter, Petco, All Pets Hospital, Pet Camp, PetSmart, Fetch! Pet Care, K9 Scrub Club, Allison Fortini Crawford, Abbey Rentals, Bank of the West, Zephyr Real Estate, John LePage, Mudpuppy’s Tub & Scrub, Love & Hummus, SmartCater, LG Moto, Bi-Rite Market, IBEW Local 6, Sevitar Psychological Services, PO Plus, DogVacay, The Presidio YMCA, Sheridon Keith Design & Photography, GemShare, Steve & Kate’s Camp, Camp Edmo/EdTech, Michael Glazer, Carnivals To Go, Hint Water, Deriu Design, Duboce Park Cafe, Recology, Astro Jump, 49 Square, Jamba Juice, Hot Cookie, KTVU Channel 2, TV36, sfkids.org, BayWoof.com, FunCheapSF.com, 7×7 Magazine, SF Bay Guardian, Bay Area Reporter, The examiner and SF Recreation and Parks.

WHEN:  April 26, 2014. 11am-4pm.
WHERE:  Duboce Park, Noe Street at Duboce Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94114.
WHO:  Dogs and kids of all ages and their parents.
CONTACT:  dogfest(at)mckinleyschool.org 


Interested in donating to our Silent Auction? Visit the Silent Auction page.

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