The 139th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show!

The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is returning to New York City! For two days Madison Square Garden will be taken over by some of the cutest and amazing dogs in the world. 


The WKC Dog Show is the most popular and prestigious dog competition in the world. Some of the best dogs in the country, from all breeds, come together to compete for the coveted blue ribbon and the title of Best in Show!

When is the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show? 

The show takes place on Monday, February 16th and Tuesday, February 17th, with two sessions each day. 

Day Sessions: 8 AM - 6 PM 

Evening Sessions: 6 PM - 11 PM 

Where is the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show?

Daytime Sessions: The Piers 92/94, located at 711 12th Ave. at 55th Street and West Side Highway. 

Evening Sessions: Madison Square Garden, located at West 33rd Street and 7th Avenue. 

Day sessions will narrow down specific breeds to those who will compete for Best in Breed during the evening session. Evening sessions will present the Final Group Judging and Best in Show.


German Pinscher via photopin (license)                      

Daily Highlights:

Monday is dedicated to the Hound, Toy, Non-Sporting and Herding groups. 

Tuesday is reserved for the Sporting, Working and Terrier Groups. Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden is also when the final Best in Show competition takes place.

If you love dogs, have a dog or want a dog, this is a great event to attend. You will get puppy overload as well as learn a lot about different breeds, which can provide a lot of insight to what type of dog is right for you. 

This is an exciting and adorable event that we strongly encourage you to attend. If you are going to make your way to NYC, you should reserve your parking online now! This is a large event, with people coming from all across the country to visit so parking will be scarce. We offer single and multi-day parking passes.

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