06/01/2019 - 09/01/2019


Downtown Naperville
Naperville, IL 60540

Dog Days of Summer in Downtown Naperville!

DOG Days of Summer in Downtown Naperville – 2019

After months of preparation, we’ll be revealing for the first time this summer, our painted summer sculptures – on Friday, May 31, 2019! On display in various downtown sidewalk locations until mid-September, 2019, this year’s sculptures feature DOGS

Wander around downtown and enjoy the painted creations, 20 DOG SCULPTURES will be sprinkled in various sidewalk locations downtown.  Because Downtown Naperville is (paws)itively AWESOME!

Remember to treat the sculptures with TLC. Climbing or standing on the dog sculptures is NOT permitted. Standing next to them and snapping photos is encouraged. Treat them with kindness and encourage others to do the same. 🙂

Dog Sculpture Map – 2019

(NOTE: Dog Sculptures are the property of the sponsor business. At the end of the display period, sponsors receive the dogs back and most donate them to charitable causes. They are not available for purchase).

Other Pet Related Fun Events this Summer:

  • Sidewalk Pet Parade (brought to you by Two Bostons Pet Boutique) – Saturday, June 1. Meet at Two Bostons, 103 W. Jefferson at 8:30am for a “Barkfest” treats. From there a sidewalk pet parade will lead dogs and their owners to all 20 DOG sculptures with a wrap up event at Two Bostons. Treats for all attendees. No RSVP required – just come to Two Bostons on Saturday, June 1, at 8:30am (walk will start around 8:55am). For safety reasons, standard leashes only, no retractable leashes, please. Goodie bags for all attendees and raffle prizes too. Treats for dog owners and dogs too.
  • Community Dog Walks – Meet at Two Bostons every Thursday for a community dog walk! For the safety of you and your dogs, we ask that you do NOT use retractable leashes. Standard leashes only, please! We can’t wait to see you there!
  • Dog Water Bowls and Treats around downtown all summer long!
  • Downtown Pet Friendly Shops – click here & Downtown Pet Friendly Patios – click here.
  • Pet Rescue Events – info to follow
  • Paint Your Pet Art Class – at Pinot’s Palette – 3 SUMMER Paint Your Pet Classes offered. Register in advance! Wednesday, June 26; Sunday, July 21 or Saturday, August 24. Click here for details!
  • Movie Night in Central Park – Saturday, July 27, 8pm – showing Secret Life of Pets, free to attend. Bench seating or bring your own chair or blanket.
  • Pet Ice Cream Social – Sunday, August 11 – info to follow.



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