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Belfast Championship Dog Show

02 August 2023

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Belfast Championship Dog Show Returns to Eikon Exhibition Centre in September 2024
The prestigious Belfast Championship Dog Show is making a grand return to the Eikon Exhibition Centre on 28th & 29th September 2024. Continuing the show’s popularity, this year’s event is generously supported by Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council and promises to be bigger and better, showcasing some of the finest canine talents. 

The Belfast Championship Dog Show has long been a cornerstone event in the dog show calendar, attracting thousands of participants and spectators. This year the event sponsored by Wellness Core, is set to draw an even larger crowd, with over 2,200 dogs representing more than 170 breeds set to compete for top honours.

Highlights of the 2024 Show:  

  • Top International Judges: Renowned judges from around the world will evaluate the dogs, ensuring that the highest standards of the competition are upheld.
  • Competition: The event is the largest championship show in Ireland and is a Crufts 2025 qualifier.
  • Prize Money: Generous prize money will be awarded
  • Breeds Club Shows: Up to 16 breed blub shows will take place this year
  • Family-Friendly Activities: In addition to the main competitions, there will be plenty of activities for families, including agility displays and a variety of vendors offering the latest in canine products and services.


    Dog owners interested in entering their dogs in the competition can find registration details and deadlines on the event website.

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belfast championship dog show
Belfast Championship Dog Show Returns to Eikon Exhibition Centre in September 2024
belfast championship dog show
The Eikon Exhibition Centre is thrilled to announce the return of Belfast Championship Dog Show on 23rd & 24th September 2023, with thousands of dogs expected to compete for the most prestigious titles.

The event first ran at the venue in September 2015, and will celebrate its’ 8th year at the Eikon Exhibition Centre.

The Belfast Dog Show Society, founded in 1880, is one of the oldest of its kind in the UK & Ireland. The Society hosts the largest Championship show held in Ireland. It is the only All Breed Championship show in Ireland to be held under KC rules and a qualifier for Crufts.

This year’s Belfast Championship Dog Show 2023 is proudly sponsored by Wellness Core and supported by Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council.

Interested in exhibiting at the Belfast Championship Dog Show 2023? Email Belfast Dog Show Society at or call 028 90229127 or 07729638907.

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