WHY ATTEND?

One event, so many ways to shine. Come see what GROOM’D can DO for you.

Come See What GROOM’D Can DO for You

Home to the most passionate community of groomers, as well as kennel and daycare operators and staff, GROOM’D blends the art and science of pet services into one can’t-miss event. Find everything your business needs to create pure magic and peak profitability at GROOM’D 2025:

  • Sharpen your skills in our education sessions.
  • Source new products beloved by pets and professionals alike in our robust marketplace.
  • Learn to master marketing, customer relations and the “business side” of pet care from expert presenters.
  • Gain inspiration or style your way to victory as this year’s competitors take the stage.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

GROOMERS & STYLISTS

Grooming’s favorite event is where you can do what you do best — and get your hands on the tools, techniques and insights to be even better.

PET Boarding, Kennels & Daycares

Come see what you and your staff can do to make your facility a one-stop destination for pet-care excellence.

GROOM’D AT A GLANCE

3,000+

PET PROFESSIONALS

100+

EXHIBITORS

55+

EDUCATION SESSIONS

$18,000+

IN PRIZE MONEY & AWARDS

reasons to attend

UNMATCHED EDUCATION

Over 55+ expert-led seminars, live grooming demonstrations and hands-on CPR sessions ensure you stay ahead of the curve as trends, techniques and best practices evolve. From how to master the latest trims to safe pet handling and pricing your services, you’ll cover it all in our comprehensive program.

New Products from 100+ Exhibitors

Looking for new tools to make your job easier and more efficient — and your results more stunning than ever before? You’ve come to the right place. Plus, get exclusive GROOM’D deals and discounts on shears, fashion and accessories, wellness products and more!

Legendary Grooming Competitions

Eyes on the prize! You won’t want to miss a moment of the action as the nation’s top talent competes for the largest prize pool in the Southeast — over $18,000 in prize money and awards!

Networking with Amazing Industry Peers

There’s no community quite like the GROOM’D community! Connect with over 3,000 pet pros who share your dedication to the craft in sessions, on the show floor and at the year’s best (and most fun) networking events.

GROOM’D FAQs

When is the next GROOM’D?

GROOM’D 2025 takes place Friday, March 7 – Sunday, March 9, 2025.

Where is GROOM’D located?

GROOM’D will be held at the Georgia International Convention Center, 2000 Convention Center Concourse, College Park, GA 30337.

Is GROOM’D open to the public?

GROOM’D is a trade-only event; however, children are permitted to attend. Read for details.

Are pets allowed at GROOM’D?

No personal pets are allowed at the show. Only pets used for demos or contests are allowed.

What are the trade show floor pass options available?

There are three pass types available for GROOM’D 2024. 3-Day Trade Show Floor Pass (Friday-Sunday) for $30. Weekend Trade Show Floor Pass (Saturday and Sunday) for $20 and Sunday Trade Show Floor Pass (Sunday Only) for $10.

What’s included in an education pass and how much does it cost?

All onsite regular seminars will be first come, first seated. You can view all education pass options and pricing here.