Temporary/Foster Permit

NOLA City Bark

Visiting NOLA and need a temporary permit?
If you are visiting our city or have out of town guests coming to our city for vacation, you can purchase a temporary pass for one week for $10 or a two week pass for $15.

Unsure if your dog is ready for the dog park or want to see what we are all about?
Start off with a temporary permit that can be transferred to an annual permit if you decide NOLA City Bark is right for you and your pet.

Fostering a dog?
Please follow step one and two listed below. Your foster dog must wear some signifier of their adoptable status: Collar, harness or bandana at all times while within the park. There is no fee to bring a foster dog to NOLA City Bark and permits are issued in monthly increments only. Please reach out to the Dog Park Coordinator with any further questions.

Step 1) Read Rules and Safety Information here, then download the appopriate form below

Step 2) Mail, or email vaccination records.
Mailing Address: NOLA City Bark, Administration Building, 1 Palm Drive, New Orleans, LA 70124
Email: nolacitybark@nocp.org

Step 3) Purchase permit

Temporary/Tourist Permit:

Once you have the permit application filled out, the permits may be purchased at the City Park Administration building. Should you wish to pay online, please see the above information and email or fax your filled out permit application. We will not accept credit card information over the phone. Please call (504) 483-9377 with questions. Temporary permit holders will be given an electronic swipe card, which must be returned to the Dog Park Office at the end of the week or 14-day use. NOLA City Bark swipe cards may be picked up at the dog park office, 1 Palm Drive, Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm.


Temporary/Tourist Permit

Foster Permit



Since 1906, visitors have flocked to City Park to see the "flying horses" on the antique carousel, one of only 100 wooden carousels still operating in the country and the only one in Louisiana.