Roz Varon, Hosea Sanders emceeing Anti-Cruelty Society Chicago fundraiser Saturday

Bark in the Park Chicago: Event renamed BARK this year

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Saturday, May 20, 2023
BARK Chicago raising money for Anti-Cruelty Society Saturday
Bark in the Park 2023 has been renamed, and is taking place outside Soldier Field in Chicago, supporting the Anti-Cruelty Society, Saturday.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago's oldest dog party kicks off Saturday outside Soldier Field.

You may remember the event as Bark in the Park. Now it's just BARK! It includes a dog friendly marketplace, demonstrations, agility courses and much more.

Thousands of dogs and their owners are expected to attend Saturday's event.

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ABC7 Chicago's Roz Varon and Hosea Sanders are the emcees.

BARK is Saturday from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Admission is $50 for adults and $10 for kids. The event is open to the public, and money raised goes to the Anti-Cruelty Society.

For more information, visit the event's website at