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2016 Show Information

December 17 & 18. 2016 – Orlando, Florida

All Sporting, Hound, Toy, Non-Sporting Breeds and Junior Showmanship Competition will be Judged on Saturday

All Working, Terrier, Herding Breeds, Miscellaneous and Best in Show will be Judged on Sunday 

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News and Updates

October 24, 2016

United PetSafe® discount information     

October 8, 2016

Daily Oversized Vehicle Parking -  New This Year- 

There is one specific lot that will accept a limited number of Oversized Vehicles for Daily Parking  

You Must Pre-Pay to reserve a parking space in the Daily Oversized Vehicle Lot

Click here for the  Daily Oversized Parking Form

September 28, 2016

The official AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin Premium List is now online 

September 28, 2016

Tickets are NOW on Sale 

For all Daytime Events on Saturday & Sunday 

For Evening Competition on Saturday & Sunday in the Arena for AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin

September 20, 2016

Events and Activities during AKC National Championship Week
Here is a list of events and activities taking place from December 13 - December 18, 2016 in Orlando at or near the Convention Center

September 15, 2016

Notice of “ Change of Judge”

  • Dr. John Reeve Newson will be judging Basenjis, Borzoi, Greyhounds, Harriers, Irish Wolfhounds, Otterhounds, Plotts, Redbone Coonhounds, Scottish Deerhounds, Treeing Walker Coonhounds and Whippets in place of Mr. Michael Dougherty.
  • Dr. John Reeve Newson will be judging Giant Schnauzers and Standard Schnauzers in place of Mr. David Kirkland.
  • Ms. Kathleen Ferris will judge Miniature Schnauzers in place of Mr. David Kirkland
  • Mr. Robert Ennis will judge Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, English Toy Spaniels (both varieties), Japanese Chin, Silky Terriers and Yorkshire Terriers in place of Mr. David Kirkland.

AKC National Championship Catalog Advertising Form

September 7, 2016

AKC National Championship Press Release

August  24, 2016

RV parking information is now available.

This is for on-site overnight RV parking. Space is limited.

August  24, 2016

Additional info added to Hotel and Travel page 

July 6, 2016

Hotel Room Block will open on WEDNESDAY July 6 at 11am Eastern Time

February 11,2016

2016 AKC National Championship Judging Panel Released