What are the Pet Connections Expo show hours?


Tuesday, October 15
8:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration
8:30 am - 11:00 pm Educational Sessions (Free to Attendees)
11:00 pm - 6:00 pm Exhibit Hours & Campfire Sessions

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Happy Hour/Evening Reception on Show Floor
Wednesday, October 16
8:00 am - 3:00 pm Registration
8:00 am - 10:30 am Bootcamp for Retailers
10:30 am - 3:00 pm Exhibit Hours


Where is Pet Connections Expo located?
New Jersey Convention & Expo Center
97 Sunfield Avenue, Edison, NJ 08837


How do I register?
When you register in advance, admission to the trade show is free for qualified industry retailers and pet professionals. On-site registration will also be available for $25.  Register here.


Is the show open to the public?

No, Pet Connections Expo is open to the pet trade only.


Are there hotels near to the Expo Center?

Yes!  There are 3 hotels within a 5 mile distance from the venue.  Click here to see a list of recommended hotels.

What is the dress/attire?
The dress varies from business attire to casual.


What educational conference programs are available and how do I sign up to attend?
All conference sessions and bootcamps are open to all qualified registrants at no cost.  All pre-registered attendees will receive email correspondence with conference information.

Are pets allowed in the exhibit hall?

Yes. Pets must be secured on a leash no longer than 4 feet.

Do you have wheelchairs/scooters available in the Exhibit Hall?

The Expo Hall does not have wheel chairs available for use, but they can be rented/delivered through the following vendor:

Mobility Works, 877-275-4907 


Are children permitted in the exhibit hall?
Children are permitted at this show.  Must be badged and if under 16, must be with adult supervision.


Are photos allowed in the exhibit hall?
Taking photos or video of exhibit booths without the exhibitor’s permission is prohibited.


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