Voorhees Animal Orphanage to Host 23rd Annual Woofstock Festival This Weekend

VOORHEES, N.J. — The Voorhees Animal Orphanage (VAO) will be holding its 23rd annual Woofstock Festival, a dog-friendly event open to the public this weekend.

Woofstock Festival will be held on Saturday, September 28 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Voorhees Town Center and will feature dog demonstrations, food, and music.

Entry into the festival is $2 and the proceeds will support medical care, pet food, and supplies for the VAO.

“Each year, Woofstock helps raise awareness about VAO’s mission and helps us continue to provide medical care and feed and house cats and dogs until we can place them into their forever homes,” Jennifer Bailey, marketing director, VAO said. “This year is especially exciting as the countdown is on for our long-awaited new animal shelter that will provide a more comfortable environment for our animals.”

The festival will also include the VAO alumni parade, pet photos, a performance from the Joseph A. Ferko String Band, Carole Tollen who is a master psychic medium and animal communicator, more than 100 gift basket raffle items, live acoustic music tent, a demonstration from the Camden County K-9 Unit, $25 micro-chipping, craft, retail and pet products vendors, local veterinarian information tables and more.

To find out more about the Voorhees Animal Orphanage visit vaonj.org.