The week of July 19-25 has been declared Best Friends Week in the State of Utah by Governor Jon Huntsman. Many fun-filled activities are planned for the general public during the week. Bring the family on out to the sanctuary Tuesday, July 21, for Family Day. Every day during the week, there will be free giveaways and raffles at the Welcome Center, along with an opportunity to have photos taken with the stars of the the DogTown television series.

Sunday, July 19

8 a.m.

5.5K Fun Walk/Run

Public welcome

Meet at Angel Village

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Visit with the Animals

Welcome Center

Monday, July 20

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Visit with the Animals

Welcome Center

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Cliffside Chat with Best Friends Founders

Welcome Center

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Cliffside Chat with Best Friends Founders

Angel Village

2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Visit with the Animals

Angel Village

Tuesday, July 21

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Family Day at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

Visits from sanctuary animals, DogTown photo opportunities, face painting, art projects, booths, drawings for prizes

Angels Landing

10:30 a.m. – 12 noon

Photos Taken with Stars of Best Friends DogTown TV Series

Angels Landing

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Cliffside Chat with Best Friends Founders

Angel Village

Wednesday, July 22

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Visit with the Animals

Welcome Center

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Cliffside Chat with Best Friends Founders

Welcome Center

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Cliffside Chat with Best Friends Founders

Angel Village

2:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Photos Taken with Stars of Best Friends DogTown TV Series

Welcome Center

5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Welcome Waggin’ Reception

Welcome Center

Thursday, July 23

9:45 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Photos Taken with Stars of Best Friends DogTown TV Series

Welcome Center

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Visit with the Animals

Welcome Center

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Animal Care Fair -

Angel Village

Friday, July 24

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Visit with the Animals

Welcome Center

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Cliffside Chat with Best Friends Founders

Angel Village

7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Best Friends No-Talent Talent Show

Angels Landing

Saturday, July 25

8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Best Friends Visitor Appreciation Day

Welcome Center

10 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Best Friends Float in Pioneer Day Parade

Downtown Kanab

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Cliffside Chat with Best Friends Founders

Welcome Center

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Cliffside Chat with Best Friends Founders

Angel Village

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Visit with the Animals

Welcome Center

2:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Photos Taken with Stars of Best Friends DogTown TV Series

Welcome Center

7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Best Friends and Symphony of the Canyons 25th Anniversary Concert

Free to public

Angels Landing