This Saturday June 16th is Pet Day at Deno’s Wonder Wheel Park!
The World Famous *BOB* will host the 2nd Annual Pet Day and Pet Costume Contest at Deno’s Wonder Wheel Park, on the Boardway in Coney Island, from Noon to 7 PM on Saturday June 16 (Rain Date June 17.)
Give your pet (accompanied by you, of course) a free ride on the landmark Wonder Wheel.
The Pet Costume Contest begins at 2 PM. The judges are proud pet owners Bambi, the Coney Island Mermaid, and Angie Pontani, Miss Cyclone. Entries are limited to 25 and registration is first come first-serve. Pre-register at the Wonder Wheel website by downloading an application or register in person from 12:30-1:30 PM on June 16 across from Wonder Wheel Park. The registration fee is two cans of cat or dog food — a donation to Sean Casey Animal Rescue, which will have its mobile adoption van parked on 12th Street during the event.
1st prize: Deno’s Wonder Wheel season pass and a $150 PETCO gift certificate
2nd prize: Deno’s Wonder Wheel day passes and a $75 PETCO gift certificate
3rd prize: Deno’s Wonder Wheel day passes and a $25 PETCO gift certificate
The Contest will be followed by a pet procession through Wonder Wheel Park.
I might have to break out Phoebe’s Mailman Costume!