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Crufts 2022: Schedule, Time and Dog Show Tickets

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The 2022 Crufts Dog Show will take place March 10-13 at the NEC in Birmingham. This event is organized by the Kennel Club. Read for the schedule, time and how to watch.

Basic information:

  • Event: Crufts Dog Show
  • Dated: March 10 to 13, 2022
  • Location: NEC in Birmingham
  • TV channel: Channel 4 and more4

Cruft is back with its annual dog show, and it’s another season for the best of the dog breed to show off in all their glory. Since its inception in the early 1890s, the Kennel Club has maintained it as the largest dog show, with over 20,000 dogs entering the event each year. This year we expect no less, but a huge addition in the number of potential raw champions who will join us.

2022 Crufts Dog Show Schedule:

The event will take place from March 10 to 13. Here is the full program of the event.

Thursday March 10

Time TV channel
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Channel 4
6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. More4
8 p.m. – 9 p.m. Channel 4

Friday March 11

Time TV channel
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Channel 4
6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. More4
8 p.m. – 9 p.m. Channel 4

Saturday March 12

Time TV channel
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Channel 4
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Channel 4

Sunday March 13

Time TV channel
3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Channel 4
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Channel 4

Cruft start time:

More than 20,000 dogs will take part in demonstrations and competitions. The Crufts begins Thursday, March 10, 2022. It will be the first show since 2020, as the pandemic has brought entertainment to a halt in 2021.

Which dogs are participating in Crufts 2022?

Over 200 purebred dog breeds will compete for the title of Best in Show. Compared to 2020, this year has seen an increase of 40% or more in the number of Irish Water Spaniels, Sloughi, Lowchen and Canadian Eskimo dog breeds competing.

List of dogs with the highest number in their breeds:

  • working – Bernese mountain dog (140)
  • Utility – Dalmatian (202)
  • Toy – pug (223)
  • Pastoral – border collies (253)
  • Terrier – Staffordshire Bull Terrier (306)
  • Dog – whip (382)
  • Hunting dog – golden retriever (458)

Crufts results will be announced on March 13, 2022.

Judges:

In all, there will be over 30 judges in attendance for the 2022 Crufts Dog Show. Following the rules of the show, the judges will rank each breed of dog and decide which performed best by the standards.

How to buy tickets:

Crufts Dog Show tickets will go on sale for anyone wishing to attend the event as well as Kennel Club members online.

It is important to note that Kennel Club members must enter their valid code when they wish to access the 2022 Crufts price for club member dog show tickets.

As before, information on ticket prices should be available online on the organization’s website. Daily ticket prices may vary. But, there may be promotional codes that could offer you some desired discounts.

All Crufts tickets for 2022 will be through the official Ticket Factory booking site. You can log in and reserve the place you want.

Ticket prices:

Advanced ticket

  • Thursday and Friday: adult £20 and reduced rate £20
  • Saturday: adult £25 and reduced price £17
  • Sunday: Adult £22, Concession £16 and Best in Show from £19
  • Thursday to Sunday: Obedience day ticket £12
  • Crufts Hospitality Package: £165.00 per person for a VIP Crufts experience

Event day ticket

  • Thursday and Friday: adult £23 and reduced rate £17
  • Saturday: adult £29 and reduced price £20
  • Sunday: adult £25 and reduced price £19

You can buy tickets from here