Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM PDT
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Swiss Park Newark, Park Annex 
5911 Mowry Ave
Newark, CA 94560

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Addy Dawes 
Golden Gate Basset Rescue 

Howltoberfest 2022 

Join us for this Appreciation Event, and bring your bassets too! Without a Waddle, and after a long break from such gatherings, we'll have basset games, food, entertainment, and auction tables for your enjoyment! Support us and help us raise a few dollars for the hounds! October 15, 3 - 7 pm at Swiss Park Newark in the Park Annex area.

This promises to be a fun event! Doors will open at 2:30 pm for a 3 pm start and the agenda is roughly as follows:

  • 3 pm - Welcome
  • Get a drink from the outside bar, or from the main bar
  • Auction tables are open (they will close at 5 pm, so don't waste time - get those bids in!)
  • 3:30 pm - Basset Games begin
  • 4:30 pm - last chance to place your bids for the auction
  • 5 pm - Taco Truck opens - Auction tables will close, volunteers will sort the winning bids and gather the winnings while you eat!
  • 5 pm - Entertainment from John Lehrach while you enjoy your dinner
  • 6 pm - Speeches and Auction Winners announcement
  • 6:30 pm - Entertainment resumes 
  • 7 pm - Farewell