Saturday, June 1 from 2 - 8 p.m.

Sand, Sunshine and…Slobber! Get your pooch and join us for the first annual BARCS Beach Bash at Sandlot.

Want to soak up the sun and the good vibes of summer without getting trapped in infamous Bay Bridge beach traffic? Join us on June 1 for the inaugural BARCS Beach Bash at the Sandlot in downtown Baltimore!

Bring your friends, family, kids, well-behaved dogs and anyone who loves to have a good time for a full day of:

  • Local, hand-crafted food

  • Alcoholic beverages

  • Non-alcoholic drinks

  • Live music

  • Dog-friendly games

  • Kid-friendly activities

  • So much more!

BARCS Beach Bash is all about FUN while directly supporting animals in need.


Sandlot Baltimore: 1000 Wills St, Baltimore, MD 21231

Event Admission Types

Soak up the sun while saving animals! Enjoy a full day of food, drinks, live music, dog-friendly games, kid-friendly activities and more.

General Admission: $25

Enjoy fun in the sun with your friends and family. General admission to BARCS Beach Bash includes a commemorative event T-shirt plus wristband for food and drink specials. Purchase Tickets


Includes access to food and drink specials. Purchase Tickets

Doggies Welcome!

There’s nothing better than a face covered in sand and slobber, right?


Pups are included in the Beach Bash celebrations, but we have a few rules for our event to ensure that everyone stays happy, healthy and safe:

  • All dogs must be leashed at all times…with their owners holding to the other end! No retractable leashes. Please bring a your pup on a leash 6 ft or shorter.

  • Be sure your dog is up to date on vaccinations and healthy before attending this event.

  • There’s going to be dogs of all shapes and sizes at this event, and we expect a big furry crowd. Please only bring your dog if they are dog-friendly and kid-friendly.

  • You need a babysitter if you are playing volleyball. Dogs cannot be tethered to Sandlot’s furniture or other structures.

  • Watch the weather! There will not be a dog medic or veterinarian staffed, dog owners are responsible for their dog’s health and wellbeing.


support the cause

There are so many ways for businesses and community groups to join in the Beach Bash fun. See below for the sponsorship and partner opportunities for our inaugural event year!

Sponsor the Event

BARCS Beach Bash is a fantastic marketing opportunity for your business! BARCS is know for being innovative in lifesaving efforts, our unwavering love of our animals…and our impressive media reach! Sponsors can choose to support the event at a variety of levels, with benefits like your company’s logo on advertising materials, social posts and event T-shirts, naming rights to our various sandy activities. For sponsorship questions, please email


Are you a local, pet-related business with a big heart for animal rescue? While our vendor space is limited this year, we want to hear from you! Please email for 2019 vendor table opportunities.


2019 SPonsors