The Havana Silk Dog Association of America welcomes you to our 2024 National Specialty

Virginia Crossings Hotel & Conference Center, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

August 9-13, 2024

1000 Virginia Center Pkwy, Glen Allen, VA, 23059
+1 804-727-1400

Special rate for either 1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds is $[TBD] per night.
Pet fee is a nonrefundable $50 per stay fee. Hotel registration at this rate closes on [TBD], so make your reservation early. Link to book your hotel room at group rate coming shortly.

National Specialty Forms

National and Regional Specialty Entry Form (Coming soon)

Rising Stars Entry Form (Coming soon)

Banquet Form (Coming soon)

Havana Silk Dog 2024 National Specialty Show Committee
Show Chairman: Karen Folts Clarke
Show Secretary: Marilyn Spence
Hospitality: Gloria and Dave Sharrar
Seminars: Linda Heimiller
Trophies: Janet Mulligan
Banquet: Cindy Lanigan and Lonnie Steinberg
Fundraising: [TBD]
Ring Stewards and Scribes: Linda Heimiller, Henry Gunter and Marilyn Spence
Judge Acquisition: Mary O’Day
Photography: Donald Spence
OFA Eye Clinic: Susan Ferguson
Welcome Bags: Linda Heimiller


08/09/24 Friday
4:00 PM: Check-in Time
6:00 PM: Welcome gathering at [Location TBD] hosted by Gloria and Dave Sharrar

08/10/24 Saturday
10:00 AM: Annual Membership Meeting in the Hotel Ballroom
Noon – 1:30 PM: Lunch on your own
1:30 PM: Please collect your armbands for the show in the Hotel Ballroom. Be on time or early!
2:00 – 4:00 PM: Regional Specialty Show #1. We will follow the normal show schedule starting with the Companion classes and ending with BISS. Pictures following the show.
Afternoon & Evening Activities TBD

08/11/24 Sunday
9:30 – 11:30 AM: Regional Specialty Show #2. Pictures following the show.
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM: Lunch on your own
1:00 PM: OFA Eye Examination Clinic: Eye exams by board-certified opthalmologist Michael Blair
Afternoon & Evening Activities TBD

08/12/24 Monday 
9:00 AM: National Specialty commences. We start the day with the Puppy Sweepstakes followed by our National Specialty. Pictures following the show.
12:00 – 1:30 PM: Lunch on your own
Afternoon Activities TBD
6:00 PM: Annual Banquet and Awards Presentation

08/13/24 Tuesday
11:00 AM: Check out time


We Hope You Will Join Us!