Dog Events in New York City

There are many other dog events surrounding Westminster Week. Check out this schedule of dog shows, art exhibits, writing seminars and more…

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Long Island Golden Retriever Club – Bay Shore, NY

Friday, February 10, 2017

Progressive Dog Club – New York, NY (Toy Group Show – New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania)

Long Island Golden Retriever Club – Bay Shore, NY

Winter Garden Specialities – Rye Brook, NY

Eastern Irish Setter Association – All-Breed – Obedience/Rally Trial

English Setter Club of New England

Irish Setter Club of Long Island

Tartan Gordon Setter Club

Dachshund Club of America, Inc.

 

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Held at the New York Hotel Pennsylvania – New York, NY

Pekingese Club of New Jersey

Yorkshire Terrier Club of Greater New York

Empire Miniature Pinscher Club of Greater New York

Boston Terrier Club of New York

Chihuahua Club of Greater New York

French Bulldog Club of America

Papillon Club of America, Inc.

American Chinese Crested Club, Inc.

Greater New York Havanese Club

Winter Garden Specialities – Rye Brook, NY

Hudson English Setter Club

Gordon Setter Club of America, Inc.

Irish Setter Club of Long Island

Vizsla Club of Long Island

Dachshund Association of Long Island

Doberman Pinscher Club of The Tappan Zee

Long Island Golden Retriever Club – Obedience Trial – Bay Shore, NY

Long Island German Shorthaired Pointer Club – Holbrook, NY

 

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Held at the New York Hotel Pennsylvania – New York, NY

Pekingese Association of New York

Meadowlands Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club

Papillon Club of America, Inc.

French Bulldog Club of America

Chihuahua Club of Greater New York

Boston Terrier Club of New York

Pug Dog Club of Greater New York

Empire Miniature Pinscher Club of Greater New York

Yorkshire Terrier Club of America, Inc.

American Chinese Crested Club, Inc.

Winter Garden Specialities – Rye Brook, NY

Sleepy Hollow German Shorthaired Pointer Club

                English Setter Association of America, Inc.

                Gordon Setter Club of America, Inc.

                Eastern Irish Setter Association

                Connecticut Valley Vizsla Club

Long Island Doberman Pinscher Club

For more information about Dog Shows in the Tri-State area go to www.infodog.com or www.raudogshows.com or www.akc.org.

 

Other Events

Thursday, February 9, 2017 – Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The William Secord Gallery, 29 West 15 Street, 4th floor, New York, NY

The William Secord Gallery is delighted to present New Acquisitions: The Dog in Art, our annual exhibition and sale of nineteenth century paintings, timed to coincide with the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Included are paintings depicting Bulldogs, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, Collies, Foxhounds, Labrador Retrievers, Otterhounds, Smooth Fox Terriers, Wire Fox Terriers and Yorkshire Terriers.

This exhibition and sale will continue through March 17, 2017.
Special Westminster Hours: February 10 – 15, 10 am – 5 pm
Otherwise, by Appointment

Thursday, February 9, 2017

The New York Pet Fashion Show – “Global Couture for Animal Rescue” to benefit the Mayors Alliance for NYC Animals (www.animalalliancenyc.org)  6-11pm at Hotel Pennsylvania

Limited space available for entries. See website for more details:

http://nypetfashionshow.com/index.php?id=show-info

Friday, February 10, 2017

Annual Theatre Benefit 2017 – benefiting Take the Lead – SOLD OUT

Dogs in Review: Show Dogs of the Year

Gotham Hall – 6:30 Reception, 7:45 Dinner & Awards (Attire: Black Tie)

http://www.showdogsoftheyear.com/

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Talkin’ Pets with Jon Patch a national radio program will be live from the Hotel Pennsylvania lobby

5 pm – 8 pm

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Dog Writers Association of America – Annual Event in New York City – Seminar & Writing Competition Awards Luncheon ($150 for non-members, $135 for members, $100 for luncheon only) Gold Ballroom, Hotel Pennsylvania, New York, NY

For information and tickets go to http://dogwriters.org/event/

Morris & Essex Kennel Club – Annual Meeting in New York City

The Stewart Hotel (formerly the Affina) in the Rockwell Room 1:00 pm start. (Members only)

Westchester Kennel Club Meeting in New York City

The Stewart Hotel (formerly the Affina) in the Wharton Room 2:30 pm start. (Members only)

Monday, February 13, 2017 – Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Take the Lead Booth – open during conformation judging at the Piers

Take the Lead at Westminster 2017 – Monday After Party (following completion of Group judging)

Lugo Cucina, 33rd St between 7th and 8th Ave, New York, NY – opposite MSG

Limited ticket availability – go to takethelead.org for more information

Sightseeing in New York City

Coming to New York City for the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show? Looking for other activities to do during “Westminster Week”?

No visit to New York City is complete without a visit to an iconic skyscraper:

The Empire State Building will be lit up again in 2017 in the Westminster Kennel Club colors of purple and gold on the evening of Monday, February 13. In the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the 86th and 102nd floor Observation Decks of the Empire State Building offer 360° views of New York City. In addition to the Observation Decks, you will see the newly restored lobby with Art Deco murals and special exhibits like the historical Dare to Dream Exhibit and the Sustainability Exhibit. Plan your visit:

http://www.esbnyc.com/visit-empire-state-building

One World Trade Center Observatory gives you stunning views of ever-changing New York City. In less than 60 seconds you’ll go from Floor 1 to Floor 102, where you will get an entirely new perspective on the city. The spire of this magnificent building will shine in Westminster purple and gold on the evening of Tuesday, February 14th. Plan your visit:

http://oneworldobservatory.com/

The World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden opened at its current location in 1968 and holds as many as 20,789 people. You can check out other sporting events and shows taking place at The World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden:

http://www.thegarden.com/calendar

Covering land from 59th Street to 110th Street, between 5th Avenue and Central Park West, Central Park is a great place to stretch your legs while you are in Manhattan! At all times of the year there are things to see and do in Central Park:

http://www.centralparknyc.org/visit/

If your canine companion will be joining you on your trip to Central Park, take a look at Central Park Paws ahead of your visit:

http://www.centralparknyc.org/about/programs/central-park-paws/