It’s Paw-ty Time for Your Dog! Beasley Media Group to Host Annual Bark in the Park

Posted on May 7, 2017 By

Every dog should have its day – right? Give your dog his or her day by taking your pet to the annual “Bark in the Park,” hosted by Beasley Media Group radio stations 100.1 WJRZ and 95.9 the WRAT, at FirstEnergy Park, 2 Stadium Way, Lakewood, N.J., Saturday, May 13, 2017, from noon to 4:00 p.m., rain or shine.

Before the game begins, pets can enjoy a variety of free activities, such as Silly Pet Tricks and a Pet Parade, which take place on the field, a Doggie Adoption Showcase, and other four-legged festivities. The winner of 100.1 WJRZ’s Cutest Pet Contest will be crowned on-site at Bark in the Park. Watering stations are available.  All animals must be on a leash and have up-to-date shots.

Local animal shelters, rescue groups, and humane societies will also be on site to help you choose the right dog for you to adopt. Interested vendors should contact Jackie at 732-681-3800 Ext. 330

With the purchase of lawn seats for $10.00 and a Pooch-Pass for $2.00, leashed dogs and their owners can also enjoy special seating area for the baseball game that day at 4:05 between the Lakewood BlueClaws and the Columbia Fireflies.

Each radio station will be broadcasting live from FirstEnergy Park: Christy Springfield for 100.1 WJRZ and Jimmy Steal for 95.9 WRAT. Sponsors of Bark in the Park include Ashley’s Homestore in Eatontown and Freehold; Pine Belt Auto Group; Ocean County Veterinarian Hospital, Brick; New York Life; and Howell Animal Hospital.

For tickets to Bark in the Park, call 732-901 7000, Option #2. Please Note: The BlueClaws are SOLD OUT of reserve seats for this game due to the anticipated appearance by Columbia Fireflies (Mets) outfielder Tim Tebow. Sod Squad General Admission tickets are currently available. For up-to-date information, call 732-901-7000 or visit  For questions about Bark in the Park, contact Marie Daley, promotions director, at 609-597-1100 Ext. 204.

ABOUT BEASLEY MEDIA GROUP: Beasley Media Group, Inc. is a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc., which was founded in 1961 by George G. Beasley. Today, inclusive of announced divestitures, Beasley Broadcast Group owns and operates 69 stations (50 FM and 19 AM) in 16 large-and mid-size markets in the United States. Approximately 20.1 million consumers listen to Beasley radio stations weekly over-the-air, online and on smartphones and tablets and millions regularly engage with the Company’s brands and personalities through digital platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, text, apps and email. For more information, please visit