34th VCNC Annual Specialty, Puppy and Veteran Sweepstakes, and Supported Entry Shows
May 15-17, 2020
Stanislaus County Fairgrounds
900 N. Broadway
Turlock, CA 95380
About the Show
On Friday, May 15th, 2020, the VCNC will be hosting its 34th Annual Specialty Show at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds in Turlock, CA. This is a new venue location as of 2020!
There will be two Specialty Shows including Junior Showmanship and one Sweepstakes Show in the same day!
The VCNC Supported Entry Shows will be held on Saturday, May 16th and Sunday, May 17th, 2020. The shows on Saturday and Sunday will be held in conjunction with Coyote Hills Kennel Club. Additional show information is available at the VCNC website at http://www.vcnc.net/specialty-sweepstake.
Lovely keepsake trophies have been selected and will be awarded during the Sweepstakes, Specialty and Supported Entry Shows. For 2020, the VCNC has selected 118 trophies which will be awarded during the Sweepstakes, Specialty and Supported Entry Shows. The featured trophies are art prints from Marsha Gilger and Gail Richardson, Vizsla functional items and dog toys.
2020 Trophy Sponsorship is available now! You have two options for submitting your sponsorship. The first is by downloading the trophy form, filling it out and mailing it to the address below along with your check payable to the "VCNC". The second option allows you to access the online sponsorship form to check current trophy availability as well as reserve your trophy sponsorship online prior to mailing in your check. The deadline for sponsorships to be included in the VCNC trophy sponsorship program is Friday, May 1, 2020.
Option 1: Download the Trophy Sponsorship Form:
Option 2: fill out the online Sponsorship Form:
Please mail trophy sponsorship and checks to
Theresa Prikazsky Mrazek
13871 Ginger Loop
Penn Valley, CA 95946
Phone: (408) 829-2888
MB-F is the Show Secretary for the Puppy & Veteran Sweepstakes Shows and Morning Specialty on Friday, May 15th, 2020. Additional show information is available at the MB-F site located here.
MB-F is the Show Secretary for the Afternoon Specialty and Junior Showmanship Shows on Friday, May 15th, 2020. Additional show information is available at the MB-F site located here.
Show Closing Date for all shows is Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at 12 pm PST.
The show site will be available for exhibitor setup after 3 pm PST on Thursday, May 14th. No exhibitor setups are allowed before 3pm PST.
Potluck Specialty Luncheon:
Everyone is invited to our potluck luncheon, Friday between morning and afternoon Specialty Shows around 12-1pm. The VCNC provides a lunch for club members, friends and exhibitors. Sandwich pinwheels will be provided but we need attendees to sign up for chips, veggie trays, salads, side dishes, desserts and drinks to make it a success.
Please visit our sign-up page at Sign-Up Genius at the link below and make your selection:
Show Time, Judges, Entries, Ring Location
Friday, May 15th Puppy Sweepstakes Show – Mrs. Christine Engelsman-Schaberg
Friday, May 17th Veteran Sweepstakes Show – Mrs. Christine Engelsman-Schaberg
Friday, May 17th Specialty Morning Show – Ms. Britt Jung
Pot Luck Lunch Break (1 hour)
Friday, May 17th Junior Showmanship – Ms. Linda Kelly
Friday, May 17th Specialty Afternoon Show – Ms. Linda Kelly
including Best Puppy, Best Veteran and Best BBE
Saturday, May 18th Supported Entry Show – Mr. Charles E. Trotter
Sunday, May 19th Supported Entry Show – Mrs. Patricia V. Trotter
Show Ring Location: To be announced after show closing date of April 29, 2020
The 34th Annual VCNC Conformation Sweepstakes and Specialty event needs volunteers in order for it to be a success. There are various jobs where assistance will be needed on the day of the May 15th shows. The goal is to get enough volunteers so only 30-60 minutes of your time will be needed for most positions. These jobs include:
Potluck Luncheon Table Setup Volunteers – May 15th early morning
Responsible for placement of the picnic tables, potluck serving tables and shaded canopies in desired locations on early morning of May 17th. Also included in this task is assisting the potluck supplies (coolers, beverages, etc.).
Potluck Luncheon Tear Down Volunteers – May 15th afternoon
Responsible for cleaning up food and tables after potluck luncheon is over.
If interested in volunteering, contact Heather Kearn, Potluck Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Trophy Table Setup Volunteers – May 15th before show
Responsible for setting up trophy table with Sweepstakes, Junior Showmanship and Specialty awards in the early morning before start of all shows.
If interested in volunteering, contact Theresa Mrazek at or phone at (408) 829-2888.
If you have any questions contact VCNC Specialty Show Chairman, Michelle Rochester
or phone at (775) 745-0454.