Animal lovers should plan to attend the Annual All-American Pet Expo along with the Annual All About Cats Expo and the Mega Pet Adoption from March 10-12, 2023 at the Ohio Expo Center.
All-American Columbus Pet Expo
The expo is full of animal fun with contests, entertainment, competitions, shopping, pet rescue organizations and more.
Enjoy the pet competitions and comic routines, reptile world, llama world, bird world, and more.
Check out the Lap Dog & Wiener Dog Races, A Lure Course, Sara Carson’s Super Collies, Dock Dogs, The Southern Ohio Flying K9’s Show, a Reptile show, That Guy with the Birds – Bird Show, and so many contests and opportunities to have fun with YOUR pet!
The Classic K9 Show and TICA Cat Show will be held all three days. Shorty Rossi from the Animal Planet show “Pit Boss” is a Pit Bull Rescuer/Activist and Motivational Speaker! He will be at the show speaking on the breed and what he does to promote himself and his charity.
Additional entertainment includes Kids World, Tami the Mermaid, Bunny Races, Butterfly Experience, and more!
All About Cats Expo
The All About Cats Expo features an official judged TICA CAT event hosted by Show Cats Columbus. Over 250 cats will compete for ribbons – enter your house cat if your think he/she has what it takes! The Cats Expo is included as part of Pets Expo.
Vendors will be on hand with everything from A to Z in Cat Products and other Pet Products, plus there will be Cat Entertainment, cat agility course, Ask the Vet Boot, Cat Rescues.
Need a fix of other animals at the show? Check out the exotic birds, Llamas, and Reptile World.
Columbus Kids World
Kid’s World is packed this year with fun this year! Cool Cat Sites Entertainment is back with over 10 Bouncers. Texas Roadhouse is sponsoring the kids area with FREE KIDS MEALS (Plus FREE adult apps while they last) with any purchase of an $8 ALL PLAY WRISTBAND!
Cost is $2 per bounce attraction, or $8 for all play wristband.
Other entertainment includes Hermit Crab Exhibit by Mister Crabs, Shark tooth search, and more educational talks for the kids, Butterfly Experience, Face painting, and Craft Area.
Mega Adoption Event
A list of pet rescues is provided so you don’t have to wait until you find your next best friend. Adopt – don’t shop! Some adoptable pets will be at the show to find their new families
Tickets to the Pet Expo
Buy your tickets online in advance for $10 (adults) and $6 (children ages 4-11 and seniors), or $12 and $8 at the door. Multi-day passes are available. Parking is $5 at the Expo Center.
If you intend to bring your four-legged friend, check out the pet policy first.
Columbus Pet Expo Hours:
Fri : 12pm – 8pm
Sat : 10am – 7pm
Sun : 10am – 5pm
Ohio Expo Center
717 E. 17th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43211
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