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FastFriends Picnic - Best Event of the Year!

  • The Park 1885 Hacienda Road La Habra Heights, CA, 90631 United States (map)

Annual Summer Picnic

The 2019 FastFriends Annual Picnic will be Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm!  

Register online today! Click here!

You can also register at the picnic on Saturday, June 1st!

Where is it?

At The Park in La Habra Heights (on Hacienda Blvd.)

which offers a wonderful venue for the event – acres of grass, trees, shade, sun, real restrooms (not porta-potties!) and lots of free parking. Please note that Yahoo & Google have no clue as to where this is. This location shows the correct place. It is the same place the picnic is always held. Go south on Hacienda from the 60 fwy or north from Whittier Blvd. Click on the marker for directions.

This year there’s a detour due to road closure. If you normally come to the picnic from the North (the Pomona [60] Freeway or Colima Rd.), Hacienda Blvd is closed between Glenmark Drive and Canada Sombre Road. If this is how you drive to the picnic, you need to access the Park from the South. One way to get to the Park from the 60 is to exit at Fullerton Road, continue on Fullerton when it changes to Harbor, make a right on Whittier, then right again on Hacienda Blvd. Or get off the 60 at Hacienda, turn right on Colima Rd, make a left on Whittier Blvd and a left on Hacienda Blvd.

Here are just a few of the great things planned for this year's picnic!

Bid on items in the auction and help support our group!

•  A fun day of activities for you, your family & your dog(s) to enjoy! 

•  Contests and games include: Longest tail, shortest tail, costume contest, dog look-alike,  egg and spoon, musical chairs, & hot dog bobbing.

•  Blessing of the hounds. Please sign up for the blessing by filling out the form near the bottom of the page. 

•  Wonderful food & an incredible array of salads!

•  Lots of time to talk to other greyhound lovers - all day long!

•  Raffles, prize drawings, & auctions - it could be your lucky day!

•  Meet the foster dogs looking for their forever homes.one might be yours!

•  Check out a variety of new products for you & your pooch!

•  Interested in being a vendor? Click here to learn more

•  Join in the "roooooo-ing" event (canines & humans both can participate!)!

•  Let your greyhound chat with the animal communicator - could be interesting! If you would like to sign up early, please call Bernadette at 562-857-8917 or email essenceofenergy@hotmail.com ($30 fee, a portion of the money is donated to FastFriends)

•  Much, much more!

Click here to learn more about the picnic.

Click here to register now and pay at the event. 

Blessing of the Hounds

Fill out the following form for the Blessing of the Hounds.

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