Show Info

Show Dates/Times


Global Pet Expo 2024
March 20-22, 2024
South Concourse, North/South Building 
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, Florida, USA

SAVE THE DATE for 2025!
March 26-28, 2025
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, Florida, USA

Exhibitor Move-In
Sunday, March 17: 8AM – 5PM EDT
Monday, March 18: 8AM – 5PM EDT
Tuesday, March 19: 8AM – 5PM EDT

Expo Show Days
Wednesday, March 20: 9AM – 6PM EDT
Thursday, March 21: 9AM – 6PM EDT
Friday, March 22: 9AM – 3PM EDT

Exhibitor Move-Out
Friday, March 22: 3PM – 9PM EDT
Saturday, March 23: 9AM – 3PM EDT

Attend the Pet Industry's Premiere Event

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 2024, Global Pet Expo will take place March 20-22 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

Global Pet Expo is the pet industry’s premier international event, known for delivering business connections and world-class education for pet product professionals from around the globe. Buyers in attendance can expect to:

  • Browse our reimagined New Products Showcase with the latest pet product innovations and vote on Best in Show.
  • Explore the sold-out exhibit floor with 1000+ booths and new specialty sections like The Modern Pet, The Natural Pet, the Aquatics Lounge, and the Supplier Pavillion.
  • Connect with pet product brands and get exclusive show deals such as discounts, rebates with purchases, waived order minimums, and free shipping. 
  • Access the Global Learning Series featuring 50+ sessions on pet industry business education brought to you by PIDA and APPA.
  • Attend APPA’s State of The Industry presentation for new insights on industry outlook, consumer trends, and pet owner data. 
  • Enjoy special events like the Unleashed welcome reception and network with the pet industry trailblazers.