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Come Meet The 2019 Celebrity Cat Guest: Suki The Adventure Cat!

Posted on: March 12, 2019 4:23 pm

We are thrilled to a-meownce our 2019 Edmonton International Cat Festival guest is... SUKI THE ADVENTURE CAT! Suki is a gorgeous bengal cat who is always up for an adventure! Suki's paw-rents took her home as a kitty in March 2017 and since then Suki's taken them (and BFF Coda the Dog) on more adventures than they've ever experienced before!...

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Edmonton’s Most Purr-fect Cat Photo Contest Now Open

Posted on: February 21, 2019 8:02 pm

Edmonton's Most Purr-fect Cat Photo Contest is now accepting submissions for the June 1, 2019 festival! THE COMPETITION IS FIERCE. THE CONTESTANTS CAN BE CATTY. AND THE POSES ARE A-MEOWZING. DOES YOUR CAT HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE CROWNED EDMONTON's MOST PURR-FECT CAT?! There are four CAT-egories you must submit cat PHOTOS for: 1. Formal 2. Sw...

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5 Rescues Selected to Receive Proceeds From Cat Festival

Posted on: February 14, 2019 6:17 pm

We're excited to a-meownce that for the 2019 Edmonton International Cat Festival, 5 local cat rescues/charitable organizations have been selected to receive donations from this year's festival proceeds. For 2019, festival proceeds will go to support: GEARS Animal Rescue The Greater Edmonton Animal Rescue Society (GEARS) helps injured, abando...

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Cat Festival Website Redesigned by Sponsor Sonder Creative

Posted on: February 14, 2019 6:08 pm

The Edmonton International Cat Festival is only possible with support from incredible sponsors. Thanks to our website sponsor Edmonton-based digital design and development agency Sonder Creative, our festival now has a sleekly designed, fully responsive website that better communicates the festival's mission and programming. As an extrem...

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Cat Festival Returns Caturday, June 1, 2019: Buy Tickets

Posted on: January 7, 2019 6:24 pm

We're excited to a-meownce that the cat puns are back and so are we! The 2019 Edmonton International Cat Festival returns Caturday, June 1, 2019 and tickets are now on sale. Festival details: Caturday, June 1, 2019 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. MacEwan University Robbins Health Learning Centre (“The Heart” and “The Atrium”) 10910 1...

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2018 Cat Festival Raises $21,000 for Edmonton Cat Rescues

Posted on: June 14, 2018 10:38 pm

We're purr-leased to announce that the 2018 Edmonton International Cat Festival has raised $21,000 for local cat rescues! The Edmonton International Cat Festival donated $21,000 between this year's three supported charities: Edmonton Humane Society We donated $7,000 to the Edmonton Humane Society in 2018! EEvents like the Cat Festival raise ...

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Book Your Spot For ‘Workout With Your Cat’ Fitness Demo by Travis DesLaurier

Posted on: May 5, 2018 3:26 pm

We were so excited to announce celebrity Travis DesLaurier would be coming to the Edmonton International Cat Festival to do a Meet & Greet and on-stage Q&A, and what's even MORE a-meowzing, is: Travis will also be leading a free* fitness demo inspired by his popular "How to Workout With Your Cat" YouTube Video! On Caturday, May 26, from 3...

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Cat Board Game Lounge by the Table Top Cafe!

Posted on: May 5, 2018 1:05 am

NEW at the Edmonton International Cat Festival is a Cat Board Game Lounge presented by the Table Top Cafe! Sit and play cat-themed board games (there are so meow-ny!) And if you like what you play, buy a game to take home!  The Cat Board Game Lounge is located on the Main Floor of the festival (MacEwan Robbins Health Centre 10910 104 Avenue) an...

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2018 Cat Festival Schedule + Programming

Posted on: May 1, 2018 3:51 am

2018 Festival Schedule + Programming Date + Time + Location + Parking Saturday, May 26, 2018 MacEwan University Robbins Health Learning Centre ("The Heart" and "The Atrium") 10910 104 Avenue, Edmonton, AB (Downtown Edmonton) 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is ample underground and parkade parking at the venue, along with nearby surface lots. ...

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Kitten Activities at the 2018 Edmonton International Cat Festival!

Posted on: April 29, 2018 5:31 pm

We’re getting ready to a-meownce our full festival schedule but FIRST wanted to highlight some of the Kitten Activities happening at this year’s Edmonton International Cat Festival! Attendees have told us they LOVE kitten activities so we’re giving you what you want!  At this year’s Edmonton International Cat Festival, there will be TH...

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