PetFest Activities

Pet Fest Schedule


10AM  PetFest Gates Open

Professional pet acts, exhibits, and over twenty of our local and national rescue organizations
offering onsite pet adoptions and membership. Join ARF, ASPCA, Gimme Shelter, Pilots N Paws,
SASF, the Riverhead Foundation, Yorkie 911 and numerous other animal welfare organizations.


11AM Paws Across the Hamptons 

This year’s walk was lead by sponsors Andy Sabin,  Amy Ma and their four legged furry beauties, Panda and Geisha. Dan Rattiner and Bella, with Tony winning Broadway animal trainer, Bill Berloni and Sandy, the lead dog from Broadway’s ANNIE.


12AM-2PM  attendees helped Purina’s Chef Michaels dog food set the World Record!

Chef Michael’s & Chef Rocco DiSpirito set a dog-friendly world record at PetFest!

On Saturday, June 29th, Chef Michael’s® was at PetFest in Bridgehampton, NY to attempt to set a record for the World’s Largest Dog-Friendly Communal Dining event. Communal dining is a hot culinary trend that joins everyone together – family, neighbors, colleagues and even new, like-minded friends– to enjoy a meal together. And, it was not just for people! Communal dining can be a perfect chance to spend quality and meaningful time with your dog. In addition to a delicious, complimentary lunch for you designed by Chef Rocco DiSpirito, your dog will be treated to samples from the Chef Michael’s Food Truck for Dogs.


The event was be hosted by dog owner and chef, Rocco DiSpirito. was present to officiate the record attempt and to declare a new world record! Several additional RecordSetter World Record attempts were also be available to participate in.  Thank you for joining us, and being a part of history!



PetFest ($10 individual ticket to PetFest required for entrance; communal dining event is FREE)

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET,  Bridgehampton Historical Society Corwith Museum, 
2368 Montauk Hwy / Main St., Bridgehampton, NY.



Saturday, June 29

Record attempt: 12 – 2 p.m.

 Lunch served: 1:00 p.m.






Meet Lou Wegner, the  the 17 year old world famous actor and Junior Ambassador to both the Humane Society and the Pet Philanthropy Circle.

We encourage all youth to join his organization, Kids Against Animal Cruelty

at PetFest. There are 50,000 members in 15 states, so be sure to become a

member at PetFest and help Lou save animal lives!




Subaru Exhibit with the Love A Pet Outback and Animal Shelter Donation Drive

Stop by the orange Subaru Love A Pet tent and take a photo with the Subaru Love A Pet Outback. Want to receive a complimentary Pet ID tag? In our big orange collection bin, drop off your donation of towels, blankets, pet food, and pet toys to benefit
a local shelter in need and Subaru will engrave
a pet ID tag for you right on the spot!  Subaru
will also be distributing complimentary backpacks for the children. Sharing the tent will be two rescue organizations, the ASPCA and Pilots N Paws. Learn more about their animal welfare initiatives and how you can become involved in animal welfare.



Disc Dogs, A2Z, the Champion Frisbee Playing Dogs

Ed Jakubowski and his canine teammates have been top competitors

as well as premier showstoppers and have strived to bring the best

in K-9 Disc Entertainment!










Jilli Dog - the amazing little 5 pound poker playing Yorkie

One of America's top trick dogs



Onsite Pet Adoptions

Stop and pet one of our furry friends! You just might meet your new take home companion at one of the rescue organization stations! 30 local and national animal welfare organizations will be present at PetFest. This is a testimonial to the commitment people have to protect animal life. Our pet community leaders and volunteers will gladly welcome you to donate, volunteer or come to their fundraising events. Stop and chat! Volunteers and donations are gladly accepted. Visit the numerous animal welfare organizations at PetFest and get involved in saving animal lives.



Exhibits, Vendors, Pet Products and Services

Find fantastic products and services (Full list of exhibitors coming soon) One of the best features of PetFest
are the wonderful exhibits.  See what’s new and take home lots of goodies!





Live Pony Rides

Benefiting Amaryllis


Anjellicle Cats Rescue

presents live animal skits with Patrick McCartney and Jolene Turner


Joanie Baloney

fabulous face painting


Take Home Pet Family Photo
Pet Fest is a day to remember, so be sure to get your family
photo taken with your pet! Care of The Hamptons Cards.


Yummy Food & Beverages

For you and your pet!




Pet Hero Awards Ceremony (Separate Location)
PetFest attendees were invited to reconvene for 6-8:30PM at Hobby Hill, the Estate of Bob and Jewel Morris,
in Watermill for the Pet Philanthropy CIircle's Pet Hero Awards Reception.


PetFest Activities