Events


2017 Opening Reception
Friday June, 2nd at 5:30pm


They say that every dog has it's day, in Boonton the dogs get the whole summer! Dog Days of Summer is celebrating it's fifth year, Over 100 dog sculptures will be on exhibit up and down the entire length of Main Street, Boonton. This Year's designs are as interesting and diverse as the artists who created them. The participating artists include past year favorites and some inspiring new talent to make this years pack really stand out! Boonton Arts has included younger artists with more than 50 dogs from this year's pack have been created by local elementary and high school students.

All dog sculptures are available at Boonton Arts Etsy page for a donation benefiting Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter, Eleventh Hour Rescue, local schools, and future art projects in the community. Dog Days of Summer kicks off June 2nd at 5:30pm, with a ribbon cutting in front of the new Dog Days of Summer Mural located at Church and Main Street by the mayor of Boonton, Matt DiLauri. The opening coincides with Boonton's First Fridays, featuring receptions at Boonton's four art galleries, live music, unique independent shops and eclectic dining. Be sure to visit our one of a kind downtown to enjoy these incredible sculptures!