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June 15-17, 2018
Kalamazoo, Michigan

What To See

Dog Show

See over 150 different breeds, Ultimate Air Dogs, & Much More!

Dog Products & Food Vendors!

Bring the family and stay all day!

Rain or Shine!

Lots to see and do inside and out!


Free admission and parking is just $5!
Download Coupon For $1 off!

Map of Grounds

View the complete list of events and locations!
Download Map (PDF).

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring my dog?

United Kennel Club loves all dogs, however spectators dogs are not permitted. Only dogs entered in the event are allowed on the event grounds. Service dogs are allowed.

Can I pet any of the dogs?

You are welcome to ask owners if you can pet their dogs. Please keep in mind, as all dogs on the grounds are entered in competitive events throughout the day, they might be busy running from one event to the next. Dogs and owners will appreciate your patience in waiting for permission before petting any dogs. We ask that you please respect the decision of any owners.

Is there anything to buy there?

Yes! We have many vendors on hand, selling a number of dog-related products.

What food options are available?

At UKC Premier, you will be pleased to find Coldstone Creamery, Big Moes Barbecue, and Pop2It Kettle Corn & Lemonade. Additionally, there are normal concession foods located in the Main Expo Center.

What if it rains?

The good news is, UKC Premier always goes rain or shine! There's lots to see inside and out. The Main Expo Center is air-conditioned and features dog activities all day long. Covered viewing areas make most of the outdoor events spectator-friendly no matter the weather.

Where can I learn more?

View more Premier information


Featured Sponsors

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