MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — From May 26, 2022, to May 30, 2022, the Bayou Kennel Club will host the American Kennel Club sanctioned Cottonland Cluster of Dog Shows at the Monroe Civic Center with a partner club, the Southeast Arkansas Kennel Club. Admissions will be $6 for adults and $3 for kids. The event will be from 9 AM to 4 PM each day.

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit. To view the judging schedule, visit For more information, contact Discover Monroe-West Monroe at 318-387-5691.

We are so excited to have the Cottonland Cluster of Dog Shows back and look forward to welcoming the many dogs and their owners to Monroe-West Monroe. Exhibitors, judges, and attendees are expected to consume more than 775 room nights during the weekend. The show will be on Memorial Day Weekend which will provide a terrific boost of tourism dollars spent in Ouachita parish over the holiday weekend.

Scott Bruscato, Senior Vice President of Sales for Discover Monroe-West Monroe