Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show comes to Madison Square Garden

Dog Days

Calling all dog-lovers! The 143rd Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will take place on Feb. 11-12. Established in 1877, the Westminster Kennel Club is America’s oldest organization dedicated to the sport of purebred dogs. Today, 204 breeds and varieties of dogs compete in Best of Breed judging at Piers 92/94 with the winners advancing to Group and Best in Show competitions at Madison Square Garden. Breed judging will take place during the day (from 8 am-4:30 pm) at the Piers, and Groups, Junior Showmanship, and Best In Show will be judged evenings at Madison Square Garden. Tickets range from $40-65.

Madison Square Garden & Piers 92/94 (4 Pennsylvania Pl; 711 12th Ave., Manhattan westminsterkennelclub.org.)