The Rose City Classic is dedicated to providing exhibitors with the best show environment possible. We work year-round to assure a safe, serviceable and enjoyable environment for the comfort of our exhibitors and the welfare of their dogs.
The superintendent for the Rose City Class Series of Dog Shows is Jack Onofrio Dog Shows. Please visit their website to enter online or to get more information. Their Oklahoma City phone number is 405-427-8181.
The Rose City Classic spans 5 days starting on January 19 with numerous breed specialties and a Terrier group show on Wednesday, followed by 4 all-breed shows that feature conformation (breed judging), Jr. Showmanship, and agility all 4 days. Obedience and Rally will be offered on Saturday and Sunday and Trick Dogs will be offered on a date TBA. Please note the early closing date of Jan. 5, 2022, to enter the show.
Show Site and Venue Attractions
The winter 2022 show is being held at the Portland Expo. The Expo is located at 2060 N. Marine Drive in Portland OR 97217
Headquarters Hotel reservation link
The Red Lion Hotel on the River has been our headquarters for many years. It is ideal for our exhibitors and judges. This year its name will change in December to the Holiday Inn – Portland Columbia Riverfront but it will stay under the same management and at the same rates offered in the reservation link above.
Driving directions from Interstate 5 traveling from the north or south:
- Traveling from the north on I-5, take exit 306B and follow the signs to the Portland Expo Center.
- Traveling from the south, take Exit 307, stay left at the fork and turn left (off I-5 South) or right (off I-5 North) onto N. Marine Drive. Follow signs to the Portland Expo Center, located on the west side of the freeway.
- From Portland International Airport
When leaving the airport, turn left on N.E. 122nd Avenue. Turn left (west) onto N.E. Marine Drive and continue past (over) Interstate 5. The Expo Center will be to the left.
- From Northeast Portland
Take N.E. Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd. north until it crosses over Interstate 5. The Portland Expo Center will be to the left.
- TriMet MAX Light Rail Yellow Line to the Expo Center
A short 30 minute ride from downtown Portland, the MAX Yellow Line directly serves the Portland Expo Center. Upon arrival, you’ll cross the Expo parking lots west under a covered walkway. To plan your MAX trip and other information, visit the TriMet web site or call 503-962-7660.
Please check the premium list to reserve a grooming space and to purchase electricity. Non-reserved grooming spaces will also be available
Information about reserved parking will be in the premium list when its published in mid to late November.