Dog Days of Summer with RCHS
Time & Location
About the Event
The 14th Annual Cardiff Dog Days of Summer is presented by Cardiff 101 Main Street and the City of Encinitas. This free event features over 140 dog-related vendors, rescue groups, pet adoption agencies, and a carefully curated “Maker’s Market Row”. Activities include dog contests, live music, kids activities, beer & wine garden, food trucks, and more. Interested in sponsoring the event? Interested in being a vendor? Read on!
The event’s special features are the “Rescue Row” presented by Rancho Coastal Humane Society and sponsored by John Stevenson Plumbing. All Rescue Row event proceeds are donated to Rancho Coastal Humane Society whose focus is to rescue, shelter, and find homes for companion animals while promoting humane ideals through education and community outreach.
The City of Encinitas “Pet Health Expo” will be on-site providing pet services including: micro-chipping, licensing, vaccinations and more thanks to San Diego Humane Society. Last year’s event drew over 5,000 attendees throughout the day.
“The City of Encinitas was very happy to have partnered with Cardiff 101 Main Street on such as wonderful community event.” - Jennifer Campbell, Director of Parks, Recreation and Culture
When & Where
Sunday, August 11, 2018, Festival 11 AM - 5 PM, Beer & Wine Garden Oasis 12 PM - 5 PM
Encinitas Community Park, 425 Santa Fe Dr. Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA 92007
The Encinitas Community Park is located less than a mile East from beautiful Swami's State Beach.
From HWY 5: EXIT Santa Fe Dr - head WEST – turn LEFT just past “Plant Power Fast Food” and drive south along the road to PARK ENTRANCE at the back of shopping center.
Parking & Shuttle Information
Parking is available at San Dieguito Academy with a shuttle service (dogs are allowed on the shuttle!) to and from the park from 8:00 am - 6:30 pm.
San Dieguito Academy 800 Santa Fe Dr. Encinitas, CA 92024
Please respect the residents and businesses in the area and DO NOT park in the following areas:
• Immediate Residential Neighborhoods
• Shopping center