National Events

All information and dates are subject to change


The GWPCA National Merchandise store is NOW OPEN through September 1, 2023. Order your National merchandise as well as some unique GWP and HUNT offerings this year – there’s something for everyone!
Click HERE to order

National Catalog Advertising – Deadline September 1, 2023
Contact Lauren Fetner to reserve your space –

Full page COLOR – $75, Full page B&W – $60, GWP Club – $55, Business card – $50

Show Events Site – Lancaster Event Center, Lincoln, NE

Thursday Oct 5, 2023 – Welcome night, Lancaster Event Center
Friday Oct 6, 2023  – National, Sweeps, Futurity, Maturity, AOHSweeps
Saturday Oct 7, 2023 – Regional Specialty, National Ob and Rally inconjuction with Cornhusker Kennel Club, Supported entry with GWP in Cornhusker All-Breed show
Sunday Oct 8, 2023 –  Supported entry 

Friday night – dinner, 2022 Annual Awards, auction
Saturday night – dinner, Annual club meeting, auction
 **schedule is tentative

Show Chair- Betsy Reifschnieder
Hospitality/Meals – Bonnie Crawford and Gabriella Thornburg 
Trophy – Kelton Hatton, Samantha Myles Bowshewicz, Lisa Kreuser
Raffle/Auction – Sylvia Miller, Basket Raffle – Lori Sargent

Highlights for the weekend:
3 days of all breed obedience and rally
Pee Wee competion on Saturday 
B-Pup on Saturday
Misc and FSS Shows
Agility Trials

RV Parking $15 w/o Electric or $35 with Electric and Water. Contact www.lancastereventcenter.comfor reservations.

Grooming space $40 for 10’X10′ with power, contact info coming soon.

Superindent –

Field Events Location:  Chet McClain Field Trial Area (Formally known as Branched Oak), Raymond, NE

Sunday Oct 8, 2023 – Welcome Night
Monday Oct 9, 2023 – Hunt Test, beginning of Field Trial, Water Test

Hunt Test Chair – Beth Schmidt
Hunt Test Sec – Bethany Wiltshire
Field Trial Chairs – Liz Dixon, Tom Lococo
Field Trial Sec – Stacy Risler
Meals by Mooses BBQ

To VOLUNTEER to help make this the best National yet, please contact
National Events Coordinator, Lisa Kreuser, at

Without the support of our volunteers it would not be possible to continue to hold our National Events. Please consider donating your time and/or skills to making our dogs shine.

2023 Trophy Donations

For PayPal donations – please submit via Friends & Family to and place in the “notes” what trophy you wish to sponsor.

2022 GWPCA National Events Donations & Payments

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Thank you for your support for the GWPCA National Events!



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