The North East Dog Festival will return on

Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th September 2021

Ponteland, Northumberland, NE20 0AQ


Yes, you’ve read that right! Not just one day of fun…but two!


Tickets will go on sale soon! 

2020 Ticket Buyers


It’s unlike anything else in the North East; organised by dog people – for dog people.

Its one of the best value family days out with something for everyone;


Expect a jam packed weekend of attractions, shows, shopping and much more.

Display arena

Take a seat to enjoy a range of professional displays - including Elaine Hill Duck Herding - NEW for 2021! 


Shop till you drop with exhibitors from all over the country. You'll find gifts for all ages, human and dog plus a range of food and drink. 

activity arena

Watch local trainers and clubs demonstrate an array of activities, many of which your dog can also have a go at - at the festival! 

little ones

Carnival Rides will be joining us again, plus 16's and under go free...and tickets include entry into Kirkley Hall Zoological Garden (dogs not permitted in the zoo) 

wellness tent 

Experience a full day of demonstrations and seminars given by a range of experts. Learn something new or brush up on vital dog owner skills! 

have a go

One of the things that makes our festival unique is the number of have a go activities on offer - as a dog friendly festival your dog can enjoy everything from agility to flyball, gundog scurries to hoopers!

New for 2021!

The festival will welcome brand new have a go and display teams to the weekend event! 

dog shows

Our ever popular charity dog shows will return with a range of classes. Who will win the converted best in show trophy this time? 

Festival Inspiration 

"Our ultimate mission, as always, is to create a festival that engages, educates and excites.


As a team we are extremely passionate and hold a very strong belief that all dogs should be given the best life possible for the short time they grace our lives - and that is very much the inspiration for this event"


—  North East Dog Festival Directors 

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*As always we will be keeping a close eye on any changes in guidelines throughout our planning.

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Ponteland, Northumberland, NE20 0AQ 


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