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2024 ATCA National Specialty Packet

The 2024 ATCA National Specialty Packet is available.  Any updates will be posted on this page and on the “Home” page.  Last update 2-18-2024.

Notice received 2-18-2024:  If you are flying into Atlanta and renting a car–reserve your car NOW!  The week of the Specialty is the Masters golf tournament weekend in Augusta and rental cars will be in high demand.

If you would like to see what other performance events, health screenings and activities are happening during the Specialty week with the Cluster, click on Peach Blossom Cluster

2024 ATCA National Specialty Education Day Seminar

The 2024 ATCA National Specialty Education Day Seminar, “Winning More in the Show Ring” by Presenter & AKC Judge Sandy Weaver,  will be held on Tuesday, April 9, 2024.  Seminar is FREE for ATCA Members and the Seminar Form is not required.  Cost for Non ATCA Members is $35. 

Non-members may send the Seminar Form and the payment by mailing the completed form and a check made out to ATCA to Darlene Evans, 42742 Lemonwood St, Fremont, CA 94538.  Deadline for receiving the check is April 1, 2024.

Non ATCA Member entry to the Seminar may also be done by emailing the completed Seminar Form to Darlene Evans at and paying the $35 via the Misc Payment in the Aussie Store.  Pay at the door entry by cash (exact change only).

More information about the Seminar and the Presenter, Sandy Weaver, coming soon.

2024 National Specialty Meals

Reserve and pay for your choices of meals at the 2024 National Specialty in the Aussie Store

Meal Deal = Purchase all the Specialty meals 

(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) on all 3 days (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday)  for $220. 

Chose to order Individual Meals for each day by selecting the “Order Individual Meals” in the box.

Deadline to order meals:  April 1, 2024

Welcome Night – Complimentary – No Charge-Just RSVP

Grazing Station

An Array of Your Favorites: Artisan Breads, Crackers,

Marinated Artichokes & Mushrooms, Gherkins,

B&A Marinated Olives, Assorted Cheeses and

Italian Meats, Flavored Nuts, Pesto Trio and Hummus

Fresh Fruit Display

Cornbread Crostini

Spicy Pimento Cheese

Served Creatively – Wait for the Surprise

Smores and More


Wednesday Peach Blossom Continental Breakfast – $7.50

Cut Fruit, Assorted Pastries, Coffee and Juice


Wednesday Peach Blossom Lunch – $20

Tossed Salad with Tomatoes and Cucumbers

Grilled Chicken Pasta Salad

Marinated Vegetable Salad

Assorted Crackers

Assorted Cookie Platter


Wednesday Peach Blossom Dinner – $40

Black Bean and Roasted Corn Salsa with Fresh Tortilla Chips

White Queso Dip

Fajita Station

Guests Select from Vegetables, Beef and Chicken,

Complete with Sour Cream, Guacamole, Shredded Lettuce,

Cheese, and Salsa.

Mexican Rice

Ice Cream Sundae Bar – Vanilla Ice Cream with Whipped Cream, Nuts, Chocolate Sauce,

Caramel Sauce and Cherries on the side


Thursday Peach Blossom Continental Breakfast – $7.50

Yogurt, Assorted Pastries, Coffee and Juice


Thursday Peach Blossom Lunch – $20

Tossed Salad with Tomatoes and Cucumbers

Served with Ranch and Balsamic Dressings

Corn & Potato Chowder

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Corn Bread Muffins


Gluten Free

B&A Signature Brownie

B&A’s own Brownie


Thursday Peach Blossom Dinner – $40

Old Fashioned Potato Salad

Old Fashioned Potato Salad with Small Diced Potatoes, Peppers, Onions

Old Fashioned Baked Beans

Great Southern Recipe!  Favorable and Delicious!

Marinated Vegetables

Watergate Salad

Old Fashioned Fried Chicken

Bone in White and Dark Mix.

Pecan Tarts

Peach Shortcake Biscuit


Friday Peach Blossom Continental Breakfast – $7.50

Whole Fruit, Assorted Pastries, Coffee and Juice


Friday Peach Blossom Lunch – $20

***Served Ring Side***

Fresh Cut Fruit Salad

Tossed Salad

Baked Lay’s Potato Chips

Birmingham Grinder

Ham, Turkey, American and Swiss Cheese, Lettuce, Tomato,

Pepperoncini, Mayonnaise and Mustard served on

a Hoagie Roll

Pesto, Tomato, Mozzarella Panini

Chicken Salad on Croissants

Assorted Mini Sweets

Chef’s Selections of Mini Bites of Sweets


Friday Peach Blossom Banquet – $80

Havarti with Pecan Caramel Sauce with Water Crackers

Bread Boule with Champagne, Brie and Artichoke Dip

Fresh Fried Sweet Potato Chips

Peach Salsa

Georgia Caviar with Pita Chips 


Mixed Baby Greens with Feta, Strawberries and Sugared Pecans

Served with Light Balsamic Vinaigrette

Grilled Vegetables with Chipotle Ranch

Southern Comfort Grits Station

Collard Greens Pesto, Honey Thyme Butter, Shrimp, Chipotle Butter, Tomato Basil Butter, Cheddar Blend,

Andouille Sausage, Bacon, Caramelized Onions, and Sautéed Mushrooms.

Citrus Marinated Grilled Chicken Breast

Beef Tenderloin Carving Station

Served with Horseradish, BBQ, Caramelized Onions, Sauteed Mushrooms

Hawaiian Rolls and Cheddar Biscuits

Banana Pudding and Fresh Apple Cake 

**All Lunches and Dinners include Bottled Water and Soda

TROPHY SPONSORSHIP -- 84th National Specialty -- April12, 2024

To Donate To the 2024 National Specialty  Trophy Fund:

Donation to the 2024 National Specialty trophy fund may be either mailed to Darlene Evans at:  42742 Lemonwood St, Fremont, CA 94538 or use the Misc Product in the Aussie Store.


Please pay attention to the specific dates of events as you make any reservations:
Overall: April 9-14, 2024
Activites for ATCA & ATCA National Specialty: April 9-12, 2024
NOTE: We will have Two Shows on Friday, April 12, 2024. Our 2024 National Specialty in the afternoon and the
Regular AKC Show in the morning. Only the AKC Show will be eligible for the Groups and NOHS Groups
AKC All Breed & NOHS Shows: April 10-13, 2024
Performance Events (Depending on the Event): April 10-14, 2024
Stand Alone Specialties (ATCA is NOT a part of this): April 14, 2024
We have included in this email the following information:
Superintendent (Premium will NOT be up until later 2024) / Airport – Directions to Show Site
Directions to Show Site and Site Map (Note: this site map is from 2023 and the events are
subject to change building locations)
Golf Cart Rental (Not included. Note: currently checking on prices for next year and when they
are accepting rentals. Golf Carts will be required to rented for the week and not by the day).
RV Rental / Site Parking (site parking information NIC and will come out at a later date)
Hotels – Note: You need to reserve a room ASAP as we will NOT have a Host Hotel or Blocked
Rooms. Read the instructions and CALL to make your reservation.
Save the Date Peach Blossom Cluster General Info. 2024 ATCA National Specialty Schedule
(subject to change)
You can view the updated 2024 ATCA National Specialty PacketLast update 2-18-2024.
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