Bring the family and the family dog to Barktoberfest Saturday, Oct. 10 at Killeen's Lion's Club park.

The free event runs from 10 AM to 1 PM and will feature dog demonstrations, open dog swim, and an off-leash play area. The always popular Pooch Pageant will crown winners for best trick, best costume, and tallest and smallest.

Vendors will have pet products for sale and shelters will offer on-site pet adoptions.

For more information, call Killeen Parks and Recreation at 501-6391.