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Dog Days of Summer: Fun with Your Dog in Wheaton June 25

Join the "Mardi Growl Dog Party" in Wheaton, June 25

Join the "Mardi Growl Dog Party" in Wheaton, June 25

Party with your dog Monday, June 25 from 6:00-8:00P at the "Mardi Growl" a unique summer event for dogs and their families sponsored by the Wheaton Park District.

Healthy stimulation and pet-owner bonding are encouraged through fun, themed activities, snacks and demonstrations by dog obedience and agility instructor, Gayle Cosentino. Mardi Growl includes a canine friendly cakes, crafting dog costumes and a pooch parade. A great way to improve your pet’s socialization skills.

This event takes place in Memorial Park, 208 W. Union Avenue, adjacent to the Wheaton Park District Leisure Center.
This ticketed event includes entry to a safe off-leash area. Sponsors include BMO Harris Bank and Animal Medical Center in Wheaton.

Tickets are $15 per dog, or $20 at the park that night. Every dog must be accompanied by at least one adult handler. Dogs must arrive on leash with up-to-date vaccinations. Purchase tickets online at, or at the Wheaton Park District Community Center, 1777 S. Blanchard Road.

Dog obedience and agility classes are offered year round by the Wheaton Park District. For more information about the Dog Days of Summer events, or current Wheaton Park District dog obedience and agility classes, visit Or call the Wheaton Park District Community Center at (630) 690-4880.

Contact: Jen Bruggeman, 630-510-5131,

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