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

Sunday, March 17: 8AM – 5PM EDT
Monday, March 18: 8AM – 5PM EDT
Tuesday, March 19: 8AM – 5PM EDT

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

Friday, March 22: 3PM – 9PM EDT
Saturday, March 23: 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 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

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. See the 2023 New Products Showcase Winners.

Interested in exhibiting? Companies must be an APPA member, PIDA member or a supplier 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. 

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