National Specialty

President’s Message

Please support the 2020 BCA National Show Week

This has been an incredibly difficult time for us. The coronavirus outbreak has shut down everything resulting in dog show cancellations. A National Show Committee relies on Specialty Shows and the support of BCA members attending them to raise revenue for their National Show week.  read more….

Please join us in a week long event celebrating all things BULLDOG!

Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes

8400 Costa Verde Drive
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29572
+1 843-449-8880

Myrtle Beach International Airport is about 10.4 miles from the hotel!

2020 BCA room rate: $124.85 which includes taxes. There is a one time $50 pet fee. As in years' past, we would appreciate your booking through the hotel to help us reach our room night requirement. The block information will be posted as soon as we get it from the Marriott corporation.

To make a reservation visit the hotel reservations link found at Bulldognationa.org

Important Reservation Information

  • At the time of the reservation you will be charged for one night stay plus a Resort Fee that will bring the total to $152.
  • If you cancel your reservation before October 21, 2020 you will be refunded in full.
  • The Hotel is offering our Club a special group rate for a Standard Room overlooking the resort, either 1 King bed or 2 Queen bed room
  • $110.50 per night plus 13% tax equaling $124.86 USD per night.
  • A one-time $50.00 dog fee plus 13% tax for up to 4 dogs per room.

The Bulldog Club of America National Specialty activity schedule can be obtained from the summer issue of The Bulldogger or visit the National Specialty Website.

In 2020 Nationals will be held in Myrtle Beach, SC. The dates are November 22nd-28th.

The Bulldog Club of America is composed of eight (8) regional divisions. The National Show Guidelines outline requirements for the annual event hosted by one of the divisions on a rotational basis. Included in the National Show Week is the annual Parent Club Judges Breed Seminar for prospective Judges. A Breed Education Seminar is available for Breeders and Owners. Foreign guests are identified and recognized with a Special Memento Badge. Everyone is encouraged to view the National Gallery of Winners and Hall of Fame. Reservations and prepayment for the National Banquet is advised.

Future National Specialties

At the current year National Show Banquet held on Friday evening of the show week, the information for the following year National Show is revealed. This information includes specific Location, Judges and some of the special events planned for exhibitors and visitors.

Unless rotation for the National Show is changed by the Executive Committee, this function will be hosted by the following Divisions in the years specified:

2019 - Division III
2020 - Division VII
2021 - Division IV
2022 - Division VIII
2023 - Division V
2024 - Division I

2025 - Division VI
2026 - Division II
2027 - Division VII
2028 - Division III
2029 - Division VIII
2030 - Division IV

2031 - Division I
2032 - Division V
2033 - Division II
2034 - Division VI
2035 - Division III

View a map of the Divisions