KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: Dog Day of Summer

Aug 14, 2018 0 comments
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: Dog Day of Summer

What is Dog Day of Summer?

Manayunk.com is bringing a brand-new event to celebrate their four-legged friends. The day will bring pet-friendly vendors, activities, pet adoptions, food vendors, and more to the Venice Island Amphitheater (7 Lock Street). Don't have a dog? Don't fret! This is a family-friendly event for four and two-legged guests!

When is Dog Day of Summer?

Sunday, August 26 from 11AM – 4PM

Will there be any street closures?

No

What kind of activities and vendors will be there?

ACTIVITY LIST:

ALL WEEKEND: Yappy Hour specials with Tito's Vodka

3:00: "Beer" Chugging Contest

Photo Booth with
Alexa Nahas Photography

Agility Equipment with
Opportunity Barks

Raffle Prizes

PET VENDORS:

Brandywine Valley SPCA*

National Canine Cancer Foundation

City of Paws Pet Care

Home at Last Dog Rescue*

Latitudes and Longitudes

Opportunity Barks

Pet Friendly Dog Bakery

Pooch Scoochers

Regal Beagle

Salfid Rescue Inc.*

Saved Me Animal Rescue*

Scallywags Dog Daycare

Walk This Way

Wissahickon Creek Veterinary Hospital

*Adoptable pets will be on site

FOOD VENDORS:

Calle Del Sabor

Gigi's Boys Italian Ice

Grilly Cheese

Hardy Funnel Cakes

Stuff'd Buns

GELAT'OH Brick & Motor

MAIN STREET SPECIALS:

All American Lemonade with Tito's Vodka will be available to purchase at the following locations and a portion of the proceeds will go to the National Canine Cancer Foundation.
Bourbon Blue
Craft Manayunk
The Goat's Beard
Lucky's Last Chance
The Spicy Belly
Sona Pub & Kitchen

Where can I park?

You can park in the Venice Island lot, parking is $2 per hour.

How to get there?

Coming To Manayunk By Car:

From South

(Delaware, Baltimore)

Take I-95 North. Follow signs for Central Philadelphia/I- 676 West. Follow 676 West to signs for Route 76 (Schuylkill Expressway) West - (towards Valley Forge). Take 76 to Belmont Ave/Green Lane Exit 338 (old exit 31), at the bottom of the ramp make a right turn cross the Green Lane bridge to the traffic light which is Main Street and make a right turn. Welcome to Manayunk - first parking lot will appear on your right just past the fire house.

From West

(Reading, Lancaster, Harrisburg)

Take the PA Turnpike East to Exit 326 (old exit 24; Schuylkill Expressway). Take Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) East towards Central Philadelphia. Take 76 to Belmont Ave/Green Lane Exit 338 (old exit 31), at the bottom of the ramp make a left turn, cross the Green Lane bridge to the traffic light which is Main Street and make a right turn. Welcome to Manayunk - first parking lot will appear on your right just past the fire house.

From North

(New York, North Jersey)

Take NJ Turnpike to PA Turnpike/Exit 6. Take the PA Turnpike to Exit 326 (old exit 24; Schuylkill Expressway). Take Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) East towards Central Philadelphia. Take 76 to Belmont Ave/Green Lane Exit 338 (old exit 31), at the bottom of the ramp make a left turn, cross the Green Lane bridge to the traffic light which is Main Street and make a right turn. Welcome to Manayunk - first parking lot will appear on your right just past the fire house.

** Address to plug in for a GPS: 4312 Main Street, Philadelphia, PA 19127

Coming To Manayunk By Bike:

Stay active and remain eco-friendly by biking to Manayunk! Take Kelly Drive from Center City or the Schuylkill River Trail from all parts of the Philadelphia region. Visit the Bike Coalition of Greater Philadelphia for more details and biking maps.

Coming To Manayunk By Public Transportation:

For schedules and fare rates, contact SEPTA at (215) 580-7800 or on the web at www.septa.org for more information.

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