The Westminster Kennel Club Media Center
WELCOME TO THE MEDIA CENTER
The 145th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Presented by Purina Pro Plan® will be held on June 11-13, 2021. The location for this year has been moved due to the pandemic from Madison Square Garden in New York City to the Lyndhurst Estate, a property of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, in Tarrytown, New York.
Westminster Weekend will kick-off with the 8th Annual Masters Agility Championship at Westminster Presented by Purina Pro Plan® on Friday, June 11, 2021 followed by Junior Showmanship, Breed, Group, and Best in Show judging on June 12 - 13, 2021, and the 6th Annual Masters Obedience Championship will be on Sunday, June 13, 2021.
NOTE: These are the official names of the events, please use them on first reference.
The 145th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Presented by Purina Pro Plan® (The 6th Annual Masters Obedience Championship at Westminster is part of the dog show.)
The 8th Annual Masters Agility Championship at Westminster Presented by Purina Pro Plan®
DUE TO CAPACITY LIMITS, MEDIA CREDENTIALS FOR ON-SITE ACCESS HAVE REACHED THEIR LIMIT.
NO MORE ON-SITE MEDIA CREDENTIALS WILL BE ISSUED.
Media may still apply for remote coverage. Please fill out the Remote Media Credential Application to ensure you will get daily content during the events (video b-roll, press releases, and photo galleries) provided by Westminster to meet your coverage needs.
- Fill out the Remote Media Credential Application
- Check off that you have read and accepted the 2021 Westminster Kennel Club and Fox Sports Media Credential Policies
- Submit the Application
- A Welcome email will be sent with instructions for access to daily digital content
Remote Credential Application Deadline: Thursday, June 10, 2021
There will be no remote media credentials issued after the deadline. There will be no credentials issued at the Lyndhurst Estate. Media (including those with press credentials from outside organizations or municipal agencies) that come to the Lyndhurst Estate uninvited will NOT be admitted.
Please check back on our website, social media, and the Westminster app as we roll-out more information to meet your needs to cover the events of Westminster Weekend. Below are some resources to get you started.
- Lyndhurst History
- WKC Venues and Dates Historical Data
- Four New Breeds for 2021
- Media Center Content
- Schedule of Events
- TV and Streaming Coverage