DOGFEST 2019 Schedule


** 10:00 am Dedication of this year’s DOGFEST and commemoration bench to Don Weatherup (1961-2019) he was the visionary for the Arise Church dog park.


Michigan Disc Dog Demonstrations and Clinics (last approx. 20-30 minutes):


10:30 a.m.Bill Camp’s Famous Flying Dogs
12:00 noonHigh Struttin Hounds
1:15 p.m.Bill Camp’s Famous Flying Dogs Show
2:30 p.m.High Struttin Hounds

Mini clinics* Teach your dog to catch discs, do tricks, or learn dance moves **Please sign up early


10:30 a.m.High Struttin Hounds
2:30 p.m.Bill Camp’s Famous Flying Dogs

Therapy Dog Talk

11:00 a.m.What Do Therapy Dogs Do?
12:00 noonHow to get involved with “Paws with a Cause”

Dog Contests

10:45 a.m.Fastest Peanut Butter Eating
11:30 a.m.Tidbit Catching
1:45 p.m.Musical Rugs (musical chairs for dogs)
2:45 p.m.Costume Parade

Dog Sprint Races: **Please sign up early

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Small Dog Heats
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Medium Dog Heats
12:00 Noon - 12:30 p.m.Large Dog Heats
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.Small Dog Heats
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.Medium Dog Heats
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.Large Dog Heats
3:00 p.m.Championship Races


4 H Dog Show – Open to all with ribbons awarded – Noon to 1 p.m.


All Day Long Participation Activities: 10 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


  • Lure Coursing & fastest dog race **Please sign up early.
  • Agility Course
  • Dog Park Play
  • Kids tent (games and face painting)