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Dates & Show Hours for Global Pet Expo 2023

Global Pet Expo
March 22-24, 2023
South Concourse, North/South Building 
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, Florida, USA

Wednesday, March 22: 9AM–6PM EDT
Thursday, March 23: 9AM–6PM EDT
Friday, March 24: 9AM–3PM EDT


Global Pet Expo, presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA), is the pet industry's premier event featuring the newest, most innovative pet products on the market today. 

In 2023, Global Pet Expo will take place March 22-24 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. The Show is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, and other qualified professionals. This show is not open to the general public.

Showcasing all types of pet products including:

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Birds
  • Fish
  • Reptiles
  • Small animals
  • Horses

exhibiting companies 


first-time exhibiting companies

product launches

The New Products Showcase gives exhibitors the opportunity to highlight their newest products and gives attendees a chance to preview all the newest products hitting the industry in one location at the Show.  This 45,000 square foot space on the trade show floor is set aside to recognize the year's best creative efforts in New Product and Point-of-Purchase Displays. With nearly 1,000 entries, this is the largest new products showcase at any pet product industry trade show in the world. The New Products Showcase “Best in Show” awards are the most coveted awards given in the industry. Winners are announced at the Annual New Products Showcase Awards presentation. 

Interested in exhibiting? The 2023 Booth Application will be available on July 13th. Companies must be an APPA or PIDA member to be eligible to exhibit. 

Interested in attending? Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, and qualified members of the media.  Buyer registration and Media registration are open. Are you attending Global Pet Expo for the first time? View the New Buyer Qualification process

Join us at Global Pet Expo and bring your success to life! It’s good for your business and pets everywhere.

Upcoming Show Dates

Global Pet Expo 2023
March 22-24
Orlando, Florida, USA

Global Pet Expo 2024
March 20-22
Orlando, Florida, USA

Global Pet Expo 2025
March 26-28
Orlando, Florida, USA