Welcome to the Renaissance Cluster Dog Shows.
This year the Alliant Center have opened a second access gate that Exhibitors can use.
Directions: I-90 to exit 142A- Hwy 12/18 West. Go 5 miles to exit 263 – John Nolan Drive.
Go North on John Nolan Drive (past Sheraton & Holiday Inn) to E. Olin Avenue. Turn Left on E. Olin Avenue.
The Alliant Energy Center is served by both the Main Gate entry from Rimrock Road, AND the Olin Gate Entry from Olin Avenue.
To avoid lines at the Main Gate Entrance, use the Olin Gate Entrance for the Dog show.
Visitors are welcome for all 4 days (Thurs 22nd, Fri 23rd, Sat 24th & Sunday 25th).
8:00am daily, and runs through “Best in Show” which starts about 6pm.
Admission $10 for adults.
Kids 12 and under free.
Location: Alliant Center Madison Wi.
RENAISSANCE CLUSTER 2024
“FOUR” ALL BREED SHOWS.
Where 200+ AKC breeds can compete each day of our cluster.
WITH MULTIPLE SPECIALTIES
AND SUPPORTED ENTRIES AS FOLLOWS.
German Shorthaired Pointer Club of WI
German Shorthaired Pointer Club of America
Badger Golden Retriever Club
Kettle Moraine English Setter Club
Western English Setter Club
Gordon Setter Club of America
English Cocker Spaniel Club of Southeastern Wisconsin
Star of the North English Cocker Spaniel Fanciers
English Cocker Spaniel Club of America
Fox River Field Spaniel Club.
Central Wisconsin Vizsla Club
Weimaraner Club of Northern Illinois
Midwest Boxer Club
Tree Towns Boxer Club
Illini Doberman Pinscher Club
Great Pyrenees Club of Metropolitan Milwaukee
Leonberger Club of America
Newfoundland Club of America, hosted by North Central Newfoundland Club
Portuguese Water Dog Club of Greater Chicagoland
Samoyed Association of Madison
Siberian Husky Club of Greater Chicago
Great Lakes Pug Dog Club
Chinese Shar-Pei Club of America, hosted by Lincoln Land Chinese Shar-Pei Club
Great Lakes French Bulldog Club
General public welcome
Breed Judging starts at 8:00am daily, and runs through “Best-In-Show” which starts about 6:00pm.
2024 – Thursday-Sunday February 22nd-25th
2025 – Thursday-Sunday February 20th-23rd
2026 – Thursday-Sunday February 19th-22nd
Hotels & Dining
- Hotels are available for booking in the Hotel Page.
- There are many good restaurants and a Starbucks close to the venue.
Grooming & RV Reservations
- RV Parking spots are available for booking here Show Reservations tab.
- Reserved grooming is available for purchase here Show Reservations tab.
- Please note! We will be publishing the interactive ‘Online’ Grooming & RV ‘Find-My-Space’ software just prior to the show so you can search for your spot, and we’ll have physical binders available at the Show Desk.
Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wisconsin.
New Holland Pavillion
And a few feet away:
The Arena Building
- Easy unloading
(Please observe the “No-Parking” lanes as the Alliant are very strict about leaving cars untended)
- Covered area for exercise pens
- Ample Parking
- Minutes from the Interstate.
- Visit: Alliant Energy Center Website