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Phillies Bark at the Park presented by AvoDerm Natural Pet Foods, Nylabone, and PetSmart - SOLD OUT

If you would like to be notified via e-mail about a potential future 2016 Bark at the Park event, please send an e-mail to Please note, sending an e-mail does not guarantee tickets for the potential event. The Phillies will just notify you if the event will take place and include information on how to order tickets online.

As part of this special theme night event, you can bring your dog to join the Phillies, AvoDerm Natural Pet Foods, Nylabone, and PetSmart for Bark at the Park taking place at Citizens Bank Park on Friday, May 20, when the Phillies host the Atlanta Braves at 7:05 p.m.

This event is limited to the first 300 dogs. Tickets must be purchased in advance - no walk up sales - and all tickets have sold out!

Event Details
$50 Admission Package for ONE Adult and ONE Dog includes the following:
  • Game tickets in Sections 307-310
  • Additional $12 worth of concession credit on the human ticket
  • Some proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)

Additional adult tickets may be purchased in Sections 307-310 for $30 each. Each ticket will include $12 worth of concession credit and some proceeds will benefit PAWS.

Event Highlights
  • A pre-game Pup Parade around the warning track for all dogs and their owners (max. of 4 humans per dog).
  • Each dog will receive an exclusive Bark at the Park giveaway.
  • Owners can bring their dogs to an activity center just for them - located at the "break area" behind sections 210/211.
  • Best in Show contest - owners should be sure their dogs are decked out in their best outfits!
  • Some proceeds from the Phillies Charities 50/50 Drawing will benefit Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF).
Additional Event Details
All fans who participate, please remember:
  • Tickets must be purchased in advance and will be mailed to you. No walk-up sales. On the night of the event, you must check-in at the registration table located outside the Right Field Gate, beginning at 5:30 p.m. At that time, you must present the Human and Dog ticket, proof of your dog's vaccination records and the waiver described below for admission.
  • All attendees are required to sign a waiver. You must bring the signed waiver or sign one at the registration table located outside the Right Field Gate in order to attend the event. Access Waiver (PDF) »
  • You MUST bring a copy of your dog's vaccination records and present them at the registration table located outside the Right Field Gate. All dogs must be up to date on the following vaccinations - NO EXCEPTIONS:
    • Rabies - given annually, but sometimes can be a 3 year.
    • DHLP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Leptospirosis, Para influenza) - all given annually, sometimes referred to as the Combo Vaccination, especially when it includes Parvo.
    • Parvo - given annually, many times this is included in the DHLP and indicated as DHLPP.
    • Bordetella - given either every six months or annually. Sometimes referred to as: Kennel Cough OR Tracheobronchitis.
  • All dogs must remain on a leash no longer than 6 feet at ALL times.
  • After check-in outside the Right Field Gate, you will be given a wristband and directed on where to line-up for the pre-game Pup Parade. There is a max. of 4 humans allowed per dog. The pre-game Pup parade will begin at 6:15 p.m., so please allow plenty of time for check-in (beginning at 5:30 p.m.).
  • Following the pre-game Pup Parade, you must enter the ballpark through the Right Field Gate and will be directed up to your seating location in Sections 307-310. Dogs are permitted in the designated seating area (Sections 307-310) and at the activity center behind sections 210/211 only!
  • When leaving the event, you are also required to exit the ballpark with your dog via the Right Field Gate.
  • Any humans not participating in the pre-game Pup Parade can enter the ballpark with their game ticket(s)
  • You must read and agree to comply with the Bark in the Park Guidelines. Access Guidelines (PDF) »

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Jen Leone in the Group Sales Office at 215-218-5267.

Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)

Representatives from PAWS will be on site with adoptable dogs and additional information on their organization. All fans are encouraged to lend their support with a donation from the following "wish list":

  • Bleach
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Paper Towels
  • Trash Bags (heavy duty/contractor only)
  • Bath Towels and Fleece Blankets
  • Canned Dog, Cat and Kitten Food (no dry food, please)

PAWS is Philadelphia's largest no-kill shelter and operates a high-volume, low-cost clinic serving pet owners and rescue organizations that lack access to affordable basic veterinary care. Through its adoption locations, special events, and foster care network, PAWS finds living homes for thousands of homeless, abandoned, and unwanted animals each year. PAWS is working to make Philadelphia a no-kill city where every healthy and treatable pet is guaranteed a home. To join us by adopting, fostering, donating or volunteering, please visit

Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF)

Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF), co-founded by Hall-of-Fame Manager Tony La Russa and his wife, Elaine, saves dogs and cats who have run out of time at public shelters and brings people and animals together to enrich each other's lives. Headquartered in Walnut Creek, California, ARF's core mission is the rescue of dogs and cats who have run out of time at public shelters, giving them a chance at life until a new home can be found. ARF couples this focus with innovative programs strengthening the human-animal bond for children, seniors, veterans, and people in disadvantaged circumstances. For more information, visit