The Edmonton International Cat Festival brings together cat lovers to celebrate cats and cat culture, while raising money and awareness for rescues helping cats in need! #YEGCatFest donates 100% of proceeds to local cat rescues. Since 2014, we’ve raised $112,000 for local rescues helping cats in need.
The Edmonton International Cat Festival is the only festival of its kind in Alberta and it wouldn’t be possible without our amazing Sponsors, Vendors, & Volunteers. Learn more about how your can contribute to our a-meowzing event!
Proceeds raised from the 2020 Edmonton Cat Festival will support:
Little Cats Lost
ARTS Senior Animal Rescue
Second Chance Animal Rescue Society (SCARS).
Since 2014, the Edmonton International Cat Festival has raised $112,000 for various local cat rescues including the Edmonton Humane Society, Little Cats Lost, SAFE Team Rescue, Zoe’s Animal Rescue, Greater Edmonton Animal Rescue Society and A Pet’s Pantry. Edmonton-area cat rescues are also invited to participate in the event.
There are so meow-ny cat-themed activities to take part in at the festival.
Below are just a few festival CATivities!
We’ll ameownce the full 2020 festival schedule in the new year.
Meet different rescues and cats in need. Maybe you’ll even find a fur-ever friend!
Get a glimpse into the world of cat shows with live judging demos from the Cat Fanciers Club.
Hear from a variety of speakers, cat enthusiasts & expurrts on cat-themed topics!
You watch them at home, now watch them with other cat lovers on the big screen.
There will be tons of cat themed clothes & accessories to buy for you and your cat!
Kitty Play Pen
Hop in and play with kittens! It’s just one of our a-meowzing cativities.
Giant Cat Puzzles
Put together our giant cat puzzle! Best time wins prizes.
Take part in Cats on Mats cat yoga! That’s right. Yoga with CATS (and kittens).
Celebrity Cat Meet and Greets
Stay tuned to find out who the 2020 Celebrity Cat guest will be!
Cat crafts galore! Cat Festival is family friendly and there are cat crafts for all ages.
Cat Board Games
There are so meowny great cat-themed board games! Play and get games to take home too!