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Bark in the Park

Humans and Hounds, please join us for frolic, food, and a waggin’ good time!
This is the Antelope Valley’s favorite dog event.


The purpose of Bark at the Park is to promote responsible dog ownership and to have fun with our dogs and community.


Proceeds benefit the Los Angeles County Animal Shelter in Lancaster.


Please note that we are opening an hour earlier starting this year. We will be playing games and being entertained starting at NINE A. M. ! ! !


Always the first Saturday in October
9am to 5pm (Rain or shine)
This year’s date is Oct. 1, 2011

Free Admission!

Polite, leashed dogs welcome.
No retractable leashes.


Dogs must be current on all necessary vaccinations.

September 12, 2011 Posted by | bark in the park, events for dogs, family fun, lancaster city park, lancaster fun | , , , , | Leave a comment

63% off Fun Pack to JetHawks Game on 8-5 and Free Blanket JetHawks Baseball



$30 for 4 Adm. Tickets, 4 Chips, 4 Soft Drinks, 4 Hot Dogs, 2 Fun Zone Bracelets, JethHawks Blanket and Parking ($80 Value) Game on 8-5 2011 Lancaster JetHawks 45116 Valley Central Way Lancaster, CA 93536 661-726-5400

Beat the Summer Heat by partaking in America’s favorite National pastime without the LA traffic and parking hassles. Enjoy a family fun night and experience the Lancaster JetHawks for Friday Aug. 5th of the 2011 season. Enjoy America’s favorite pastime in a family friendly environment as you chug down a few dogs and drinks while participating in the 7th inning stretch. For $30, you’ll be able to grab 4 admission tickets, 4 bag of chips, 4 drinks, 4 hotdogs, 2 fun zone bracelets, a JetHawks blanket ($15 value) and a parking pass (total value of $80). Rich with tradition, the JetHawks, which is the Class A Affiliate of the Houston Astros, has produced Major League stars as Brandon Webb and Dan Uggla. Come watch tomorrow’s stars today. – Good for Friday Aug. 5th only of 2011 Season – No CashValue or Cashback – Limit 2 per purchase (Does not include Alcohol Beverages) – Not valid with other promotions or offers – Must use in one visit (Cannot spread out over multiple games) – Free Parking for one vehicle only – Good for 4 admission tickets, 4 bag of chips, 4 drinks, 4 hotdogs, 2 fun zone bracelets, JetHawks Blanket and a parking pass deal redemption process – Purchase deal from – Sign into account to print voucher – Show Local Living Voucher to Parking Attendant for parking entry, and Present at Will Call Ticket Window – Good only for Game on Friday Aug 5th- Enjoy! 45116 Valley Central Way Lancaster, CA 93536 get directions

August 3, 2011 Posted by | family fun, jethawks, lancaster baseball, lancaster entertainment, lancaster fun | , , , , | Leave a comment

DryTown Extends Hours Due to Demand

PALMDALE – Due to popular demand, DryTown Water Park, located at 3850 E. Ave. S in Palmdale, is changing its hours of operation to remain open later in the evening for two weeks during August.  The Antelope Valley’s only water park will be open Monday through Friday, 1 to 8 pm, during the weeks of August 8 through 12 and August 15 through 19.

“We highly value the input we receive from our customers, and we had many who asked us to stay open later in the evening,” said DryTown Manager Eric Dombrowski. “We heard you loud and clear, and we’re thrilled that we’ll be staying open until 8 pm during the week to make the DryTown experience even more fun for everyone!” 

Dry Town will be open from 11 am to 6 pm on Saturday, Aug. 16 and 20 and Sunday, Aug. 14 and 21.  After Aug. 21, the park will be open weekends only through Sept. 25 from 11 am to 6 pm.

Tickets and season passes are available online at, or at DryTown Water Park during normal operating hours.

Day use tickets are $13 for residents and $16 for non-residents ages 9 and above; $8 for residents and $11 for non-residents ages 3 to 8.  Children under 2 are free.  Day use tickets for Seniors 62 and over are $8 for residents and $11 for non-residents. Members of the military may purchase day use tickets for $11 and tickets for military family members ages 3 to 8 are $6.

 Season passes are also available for $56 for Palmdale residents and $67 for non-residents. Family 4-Packs are available for $189 for Palmdale residents and $229 for non-residents.

A special Twilight Rate is offered Monday through Friday from 3:30 to 6 pm through August 5, and 5:3 to 8 pm August 8 through 12 and August 15 through 19. Twilight tickets are $10 for residents and $13 for non-residents ages 9 and above; $6 for residents and $9 for non-residents ages 3 to 8 and seniors 62 years and over; $8 for members of the military.

DryTown season pass holders also receive two free admissions to Wild Rivers Waterpark in Irvine for the 2011 season, are eligible for half off fountain drinks, limeades, iced teas and classic slushes at Sonic Drive-In Restaurant, and receive free admission to ‘Sundown at DryTown’ events.“

The final “Sundown at DryTown” event will be held this Friday, Aug. 5 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm. Tickets for “Sundown at DryTown” are $7 for ages 9 and up, $5 for ages 3 through 8. Tickets may be purchased at the admission window on the day of each event.

DryTown is available for group activities or private rentals. Youth groups, teams, companies, family reunions, church groups, schools, fundraisers, organizations, camps and more can take advantage of our special group rates.

DryTown Water Park is sponsored in part by All Valley Federal Credit Union, Antelope Valley Mall, AT&T Yellow Pages, La Prensa, Sonic Drive-In, Wild Rivers, Yellowbook.

For more information about DryTown, group rates or private rentals, please visit or call 661/ 267-6161.

August 2, 2011 Posted by | City of Palmdale, family fun, palmdale drytown, palmdale fun, palmdale water park | , , , , | Leave a comment