2018 National Championship

Last year in June 2017, the BBCR hosted its first National Specialty in Eureka Missouri at Purina Farms. Now, the time has come and we couldn’t be more excited. The 2018 National Championship will be held in Concord, North Carolina. Provided below is a quick overview.

Location & Times

The BBCR 2018 National Championship is being held in Concord, North Carolina at the Cabarrus Arena & Event Center. This state-of-the-art, indoor facility is an impressive 70,000 square feet!

Saturday, November 3, 2018

8:30 am – 11:45 am Open to the public for walk-ins and setup
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Nationals Competition
4:00 pm – Showtime interviews



Location: 4751 NC HWY 49, Concord NC, 28025

Breeds & Classifications

The following BBCR classes (divided by sex) will be provided:

Baby Puppy for dogs 3 months of age but under 6 months of age
(These puppies are not eligible to compete for championship points.)

Junior Puppy for dogs 6 months of age but under 9 months of age

Senior Puppy for dogs 9 months of age but under 12 months of age

Adult for dogs 12 months of age but under 24 months of age

Adult for dogs 2 years of age but under 3 years of age

Adult for dogs 3 years of age and older

French Bulldog
English Bulldog
Bull Terrier
Olde Bulldogge
American Bulldog: Classic, Standard
American Staffordshire Terrier
American Pit Bull Terrier
American Bully: XL, Pocket, Standard


Admissions (12 Under FREE)….$20.00
Entry Fee for all regular classes………. $20.00
Entry Fee for Baby Puppy Class (3 months of age but under 6 months)…….. $15.00
No booth $10.00/Dog……$10.00
Listing Fee required for any dog without an individual BBCR registration number at the time of the entry………. $20.00
Vendor Booth………..$200.00
VIP (Ringside) Booth……….$160.00
Regular Booth…….$100.00


At this year’s Nationals event, Tim will judge the following categories:
 Bull Terrier
 American Pit Bull Terrier
 American Bulldog
 American Staffordshire Terrier

Tim will also be in charge of judging Junior Handlers at the event.
Mo will judge the following breeds:
 French Bulldog
 American Bully
 Shortybull
 English Bulldog
 Olde English Bulldogge
 Staffordshire Bull Terrier



Show your community that you support the BBCR by purchasing a catalog ad in out National Championship event catalog.


Make a Difference!

Show your support by contributing items, gift certificates or services. Your contribution will help provide great support towards the BBCR National Championship.


Get involved!

Get up close and personal with the dogs in the show. A variety of the sponsorship opportunities are available, some of which will include a VIP booth, a catalog ad, and spot on the 2018 National Championship custom T-Shirt.



Get involved in the largest event of the year! We cannot have a successful event without the support of our volunteers and staff.


Register NOW!

Pre-register by clicking the link provided to secure your Official Event Entry. Listing fee required for any dog without an individual BBCR registration number at the time of entry: $20.00


Pick your booth!

Secure your space for the National Championship.




Charlotte Douglas International Airport
5501 Josh Birmingham Pkwy
Charlotte, NC 28208

Charlotte Douglas International Airport

$15.00 per night, per pet. No Pet limit.

Quality Inn

$25.00 per night. Under 25lbs. 2 pet limit.

Americans Best Value Inn

$25.00 per night. 2 pet limit.

Econo Lodge


Sea Life Charlotte-Concord Aquarium
8111 Concord Mills Blvd, Entrance 7
Concord, NC 28027-6462
(855) 450-0512

Great Wolf Lodge Water Park
10175 Weddington Road Ext
Concord, NC 28027-4413
(704) 549-8206

Tiger World
4405 Cook Rd
Rockwell, NC 28138
(704) 279-6363

Carowinds Theme Park, Water & Amusement Park
14523 Carowinds Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28273
(704) 588-2600

210 E Trade St
Charlotte, NC 28202

Nascar Hall of Fame
400 E M.L.K. Jr Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28202

Concord Mills Mall
8111 Concord Mills Boulevard
Concord, NC 28027


The Fig Tree Restaurant
1601 E 7th ST
Charlotte, NC 28204

Midwood Smokehouse
1401 Central Ave, Ste 101
Charlotte, NC 28205

Viva Chicken
12206 Copper Way
Charlotte, NC 28277

Havana Carolina Restaurant & Bar
11 Union ST S #108
Concord, NC 28025

Razzoo’s Cajun Cafe
8011 Concord Mills Blvd
Concord, NC 28027

The Smoke Pit
769 Concord Pkwy N
Concord, NC 28027

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