FAQ

Yes

Altered dogs on leash are welcomed. No Female dogs in heat. Dogs attending should be social & friendly with other dogs and people. Dogs should be comfortable with crowds. Dogs displaying aggressive behavior as determined by staff will be asked to leave. Dogs must have up to date vaccinations. 
 
All dogs must be kept on a leash, no longer than 5 feet at all times except when in the unleashed areas.

Spanish Landing Park 3900 N. Harbor Dr San Diego, CA 92101.

12pm – 5pm

We will have 2 separate fenced areas for your dogs to run and enjoy themselves off-leash.  One section for large dogs and one for small dogs.  Please bring  bags to clean up after your dogs.  Water will be available as well as some treats.  We will also have some activities for your dogs. 

Music will be played at a volume that is enjoyable for both animals and humans!  We recognize that loud music can be alarming to animals and have taken that into consideration.

The Bavarian Beer Garden Band is a uniquely northwest festival band with an unusual twist.  While we wear traditional Bavarian trachten (lederhosen and dirndls) and play a large book of Oktoberfest schlager music and lively polkas, we can also transform unexpectedly to a high energy dance program including a unique “Bavarian Blues Brothers” show that raises the excitement level and gets the audience on their feet.

Yes, we will have food vendors on site selling a variety of different food.

We encourage you not to, but may make exceptions.  Please email us at info@fivegrp.com and we will explore this based on the circumstances.

Public parking at Spanish Landing Park (both East and West) will be closed to the public but will be available for rideshare pick up and drop off.  We recommend using a ride share service like Uber or Lyft.  

  • Lyft and Uber policy states: We advise passengers to call their drivers after their ride request is accepted to confirm that it’s OK to bring their pets.  

OTHER PARKING OPTIONS

-Ace Parking Management, Inc.
San Diego International Airport – Terminal 2 Parking Plaza
3835 N Harbor Dr
Midway District
San Diego, CA 92101

-Port of San Diego
Spanish Landing Park East
3684 N Harbor Dr
Midtown District
San Diego, CA 92101

    • (60 metered spots available on first come first serve basis at east landing) 

-Ace Parking Management, Inc.
San Diego International Airport – Terminal 2 Lot
2395 McCain Rd
Midtown District
San Diego, CA 92101

-Port of San Diego
Spanish Landing Park West
4206 N Harbor Dr
Midtown District
San Diego, CA 92101

(113 metered spots available on first come first serve basis at West landing) 

The dog contests are meant to be a fun interactive addition to the day. The contests will begin at 4pm and sign-up will be available by the DJ booth through out the day for both contests. Winners will be judged by a panel of local judges including members from the Barking Lot & Five Group. One winner will be selected for each contest and will recieve prizes and gifts valued at above $250.