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A pawsome adventure awaits: the golden retriever cafe takes over The Botanist in May

A new dog-themed cafe is coming Manchester's Media City, and it's all about one particular breed: golden retrievers.

Dubbed the “Golden Retriever Cafe,” this paw-some event promises to be the most wag-tastic day out for all dog lovers, with off-leash playtime for your furry friends, photo opportunities, and plenty of treats.

POP+BARK, the creators behind the event, have already gained attention on Dragons’ Den, and they’re hoping their Golden Retriever Cafe will be just as successful as their previous dog-themed events.

They promise that this is going to be the ultimate feel-good event for Golden Retrievers, owners, and dog fans alike.

The event is set to take place from May 1st to May 13th, giving dog owners plenty of time to bring their pups to experience the World’s only Pupuccino Bar, which has already served up over 30,000 creamy delights.

But it’s not just about the treats – the event will be a safe, off-lead experience where Golden Retrievers can roam, explore and play with other fellow Goldens.

“Just like birds of a feather flock together, dogs absolutely LOVE being with their fellow-kind,” says Anushka Fernando, the founder of POP+BARK.

“Imagine being at a party where everyone has the same personality and social quirks – it’s a recipe for the happiest party ever!”

And it’s not just the dogs who will be having a ball at the Golden Retriever Cafe – there will be brunch, lunch, coffee and cocktails for the humans in attendance, as well as a Pop Up Doggy Boutique for all your dog’s latest Spring Summer accessories.

But the real stars of the show will be the adorable Golden Retrievers themselves.

The event will feature adorable doggy-sized furniture, fun props, and cute photo opportunities, so you can snap pictures of your pup posing up a storm – in exchange for a treat, of course.

And if you’re not a Golden Retriever owner, fear not – the event is open to all dog lovers without their own dog in tow.

“Golden Retrievers are incredibly friendly, so come join us and bask in the love and infection joy of these adorable dogs,” says Fernando.

“Whether you’re considering getting a Goldie of your own or simply want to spend time with these adorable dogs, our event is the perfect place to do just that.”

The event is being held at The Botanist in Salford’s Media City, and POP+BARK will be taking over the entire venue to give attendees the best day ever.

“We love having families at our events, so bring your little ones along too! Children often leave us raving about their ‘Best Day Ever’,” says Fernando.

And it’s not just about the fun – the event is also a great opportunity to meet like-minded owners who share your love for Golden Retrievers and to discover a wonderful, welcoming community.

“Whether you’re a seasoned owner or a newbie dog mama and papa, you’ll feel right at home among fellow dog lovers who understand and appreciate Golden Retrievers for all their adorable quirks and lovable personalities,” says Fernando.

The Golden Retriever Cafe promises to be an event that’s all bark and all bite, with heaps of cute photo opportunities, doggy furniture and props, and lots of treats for your furry friend. “Get ready to wag your tail at the ultimate feel-good event for Golden Retrievers, owners, and dog fans!” says Fernando. “With cuteness overload, you won’t be able to resist soaking up all the fun.”

So if you’re a Golden Retriever owner or just a dog lover in general, mark your calendar for the Golden Retriever Cafe.

You can get tickets by clicking here.

You can catch these beautiful pups at The Botanist, Media City from Mon 1 May 2023 – Sat 13 May 2023. 

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