The Humane Society of Utah invites you and your family, friends, and pups for a night of fun at the Gateway on May 18, 2024, 5-9 pm!


Discover yummy food trucks and local craft beer as you explore our vendor alley. 

Enjoy live music and let your dogs cool off and play in Gateway's splash pad. 

Bark at the Moon will wrap up with a glow-in-the-dark, pup-friendly walk at 9 PM.




All photographers will add their photos to the gallery within one week of the event. 



Dog-Friendly Event in SLC

Our Sponsors

Thank you to our generous sponsors who made this event possible!



Food and Beverage Vendors

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Live Music Presented By

Vendor Booths

Stroll through our vendor booths, where you can browse the various local pet-friendly businesses that work hard to keep tails wagging and people smiling.


General Event Rules:

Each (adult) ticket includes admission for one person and one dog.

  • You do not need a printed ticket. We have all pre-registered ticket information, and it will be a paperless check-in.  You will provide your name at check-in to gain entrance to the event.  Please have your ticket confirmation email ready as a backup.
  • We reserve the right to revoke admission to the event if you are unwilling to follow the rules. 
  • No refunds will be issued. You may transfer your ticket to somebody else. Please contact [email protected] for help with a transfer. If you cannot attend, your ticket will be considered a donation.
  • Attendees under 18 must accompany by an adult.


Alcohol will NOT be redeemable without a valid ID.

  • You must show your ID to get a wristband at check-in.
  • Wristbands will not be available where beer is being sold.
  • No outside food or alcohol is permitted inside the event.
  • Bags/backpacks being brought to the event may be inspected. You are welcome to bring dog treats for your dog.


Dog Rules:

  • Please use good judgment regarding your dog's temperament so that this event will be safe and enjoyable for everyone.
  • Utah Humane Society reserves the right to refuse entry to any dog whose behavior could be dangerous to others.
  • Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times.
  • Leashes can be up to six feet in length.
  • Retractable leashes, e-collars, shock, prongs, or choke collars will NOT be allowed for safety reasons.
  • If dogs are not wearing the appropriate leash or collar, some will be available at check-in.
  • Dogs not wearing the appropriate leash or collar will not be allowed into the event.
  • Dogs are not permitted to be left in vehicles unattended under any circumstances.
  • Participating dogs must be currently licensed with proof of Parvo and Rabies vaccinations.
  • You do not need to bring proof with you; if an incident occurs, you must be able to produce proof in a reasonable amount of time.
  • Female dogs in heat are not permitted.
  • Dogs younger than six months of age are not permitted.
  • No animals other than dogs will be allowed at the event.
  • An adult must handle each dog.


By attending Bark at the Moon 2024, you and your guests voluntarily assume any risks and agree not to hold The Utah Humane Society and its affiliates, employees, contractors, volunteers, or agents liable for any illness, injury, or death that may occur. We reserve the right to revoke admission to the event if you are unwilling to follow the rules.


When you enter the Bark at the Moon ("BATM") event or program, you enter an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur. By entering the event premises, you consent to interview(s), photography, audio recording, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, webcasts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on websites, social media, or any other purpose by BATM and its affiliates and representatives. Images, photos, and/or videos may be used to promote similar Humane Society of Utah events in the future, highlight the event and exhibit the capabilities of BATM. You release BATM, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication and use of interviews, photographs, computer images, video, and sound recordings. By entering the event premises, you waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any use, exhibition, streaming, webcasting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such use, exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken by BATM or the person or entity designated to do so by BATM. You have been fully informed of your consent, waiver of liability, and release before entering the event.


Bark at the Moon 2024 will be held rain or shine. We look forward to seeing you there!

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The Gateway, 400 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

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