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American Kennel Club Family Event

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Are your kids crazy about dogs? If you're considering adding a furry friend to the family you won't want to miss this event. The American Kennel Club is co-hosting the second annual “Meet the Breeds” event at the Javits Center. The event is a “meet and greet” with more than 160 dog breeds and 40 cat breed.

In addition to giant Mastiffs in a Medieval castle, Siamese cats depicting a scene from Lady and the Tramp, and Norwegian Elkhounds on a Viking ship, some of the kid friendly activities include a scavenger hunt, face painting, shopping, and lots of demonstrations (dog and cat agility, Earthdog, K9 units, obedience, etc.)! This is a can't miss event.

AKC Meet the Breeds Event

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October 16th and 17th

10 am - 5 pm

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Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

655 West 34th Street

Tickets: Adults $12 kids $8

For details and tickets go to

Win it! The first person to leave a comment WITH a valid email will win a free family four-pack of tickets. The winning family would also receive a photo with some of the celebrity dogs (Westminster winners, AKC’s mascot Bailey) in attendance at the event.

Be sure to add your contact email. Contest open to US residents ages 18 and over. Winners will be selected by time stamp on the comments. This is a sponsored post.

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