The Earthborn Holistic Dog Park promises to be a pawsome place for your doggies to socialize, exercise, and unleash their inner athlete in Downtown Evansville.

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photo: canva Dog Park in Downtown Evansville
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FREE Dog Park with Agility Equipment, Benches, and More!

Plans for the free small-scale dog park in Downtown Evansville were announced in March. Everything appears to be on schedule and the Earthborn Holistic Dog Park will open to the public on Thursday, May 23, 2024.

Future-Proofed Fun for Years to Come

While our furry friends might not appreciate the finer details of city planning, here's a cool fact for my fellow pet parents: The land for the park is leased by the EID from the Evansville Water and Sewer Utility (EWSU). EWSU is a champion for improving our stormwater systems, and they have BIG plans for the park's underground area – a large water holding tank is expected to be installed by around 2037. This means that even in the future, our pups will have a place to play while the city keeps improving its infrastructure.

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PHOTO: DOWNTOWN EVANSVILLE DOG PARK ASSEMBLE
PHOTO: DOWNTOWN EVANSVILLE DOG PARK ASSEMBLE
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Big A-Paws to Sponsors

A huge shout out to Earthborn Holistic Pet Nutrition, proudly produced by our very own Midwestern Pet Foods in Evansville, for being the park's generous naming sponsor. The Downtown Evansville Economic Improvement District (EID) is also thanking all the amazing sponsors who helped make this dream a reality.

- Earthborn Holistic
- CenterPoint Energy Foundation
- Southwest Indiana Association of REALTORS
- Romain Subaru
- City of Evansville Department of Metropolitan Development
- Evansville Water and Sewer Utility

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Grand Unleashing - Opening Day Event

324 NW 3rd Street
Thursday, May 23, 2024 at 2 pm.
Parking will be available at a surface lot at Court and 3rd Streets or a gravel lot (parking for Pangea Pizzeria & 2nd Language) off of 2nd Street adjacent to the park.

 

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