Barktoberfest is a festival celebrating all things dog and more.
The event will be at Mill Point Park in Hampton on Oct. 8 from noon until 6 p.m.
It will feature the band Lost Soul Society, who describe themselves as a “funky, Reggae, Rock band.”
In addition to music, there will be the Bow-Wow Beer Garden and craft brew tastings. Games include costume contest with cash prizes, plus games for dogs and a talent competition.
There will be canine and pet CPR demonstrations plus a host of vendors and artisans. Local animal rescue organizations will be on hand.
The pet-friendly festival raises money for pets and programs at the Peninsula SPCA.
Tickets and info PeninsulaSPCA.org.