Dog Day of Summer

Weekend safe family fun and dog friendly event in Philadelphia

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Saturday, August 17, 2024 | 11 AM - 4 PM

About Dog Day of Summer

This one has gone to the dogs! Celebrate our four-legged friends Saturday, August 17th, 2024 11AM-4PM with an afternoon of pet-friendly vendors and activities. Don't have a dog? Don't fret! This is a family-friendly event for four and two-legged guests!

*This is not a street closed event*

Family fun and games in Philadelphia

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Pet hospitals, Philadelphia vets, cbd treats, dog walking, and other dog vendors2024 details to come!

Happy Hour cocktail drink specials in Philadelphia / Philadelphia food and drink events

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Visitors Info & Map

Where can I park?

All lots will be open

How do I get there?

Driving: There are two exits off of I-76 that take you into Manayunk: Exit 338 (Belmont Ave/Green Lane) and Exit 340A (Lincoln Drive/Kelly Drive).

Public Transportation: You can ride SEPTA right into Manayunk. For schedules and fare rates, contact SEPTA at (215) 580-7800 or on the web at for more information.

Trail Directions: Stay active and eco-friendly by biking to Dog Day of Summer! Take Kelly Drive from Center City or the Schuykill River Trail from all parts of the Philadelphia region, or visit the Bike Coalition of Greater Philadelphia for more details and biking maps.

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Press Information

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Sponsorship Information

Do you want to get your business in front of Manayunk event visitors? Learn more about sponsoring Manayunk events by emailing Joan Denenberg at for more information.

2023 Event Sponsors

Find our sponsor's beers at this year's Yappy Hour locations:

Bayou , Bark Social , Blondie , Cactus , Bar Jawn , Couch Tomato , Cresson Inn , Fat Lady , Grape Room , Goat's Beard , Jake's and Cooper's , J.D. McGillicuddy's , La Roca , Lucky's Last Chance , Manayunk Brewing Company , PHS Pop Up beer Garden , Pitchers Pub , Ryan's Pub , Somo , The Grape Room , Union Tap House , Winnie's

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