2017 ABTC National Specialty


May 6 - 13, 2017

Host Hotel

Crowne Plaza Resort

Ashville, NC

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The ABTC national specialties are rotated throughout the United States by regions. Below is map showing which states comprise each region.natlzones

The schedule for the rotations is North, East, West, South.   However, when a bid to host the Specialty is not received from the scheduled region, the hosting of the Specialty is opened to all of the regions to bid on.   Below are the future Specialty years with the region scheduled to host it and where it will be held:

  • 2018 - April 7 - 14  Purina Farms. St. Louis, MO
  • 2019 - TBD

A copy of the ABTC Specialty Policies and Procedures may be obtained from the Vice President or Recording Secretary. Bids are due to the Recording Secretary on August 31, three years prior to the event.

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