Thousands of the world's top dogs will be at the Orange County Convention Center this weekend for the 2012 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship dog show, and the event is open to the public.
In tandem with the dog show, the American Kennel Club and Eukanuba is hosting Celebrate Dogs!, a festival of demonstrations, exhibitions, activities, merchandise and celebrity dogs.
"There's a lot for everybody to do and see, so I hope everybody comes out," Jason Taylor of Eukanuba told Fox 35's David Martin.
"It's a great time for the public to come out and meet all these dogs."
Celebrate Dogs! and the 2012 AKC Eukanuba National Championship are open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Tickets to the event are $20, with discounted convention center parking. Go to CelebrateDogsOrlando.com for event and entertainment schedules and more information.