2014 Internet Cat Video Festival in New Orleans
Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM (CDT)
Calling all animal lovers!
The Walker Art Center's Internet Cat Video Festival is touring New Orleans!
Join SpayMart and Art for Cats Sake in New Orleans City Park on Saturday, June 28th from 11am to 6pm for the 1st Internet Cat Video Festival in New Orleans! The festival features three showingsof cat videos compiled by Walker Art Center. Share the fun of viewing laugh-out loud cat videos including Grumpy Cat, Henri, Lil Bub, Hamilton the Hipster and Maru with fellow cat aficionados. Tickets are on sale now for video screenings at 11am, 1pm and 4pm (tickets are $12). All showings will be in the theatre at the New Orleans Museum of Art.
The festival continues outside in New Orleans City Park in front of the Sculpture Garden and across from Big Lake. No admission charge to the outside festival which will include costume contests, photo contests, beautiful feline art, jewelry, face painting and a photo booth area. Great food and drinks from Katie's Restaurant! Enjoy music by Wes Raymond and the Soul Factory.
Get your costumes and special cat pictures ready for the judges!
Cat Photo Picture Contest (no actual cats will be at the festival – not their style) - See the photo winners at the festival on Saturday, June 28th
- Best Dressed
- Best Holiday Costume
- Cats in Hats
- Most Unique Markings
- Celebrity Cat Look-A-Like
- Most Relaxed
- Most Photogenic
- Best Group Picture
- Cat Plus Friend (of the human or non-human variety)
- If Cats Could Talk (Best Captioned Photo)
- If it Fits I Sits
Prizes will consist of a small trophy acknowledging each category win and a beautiful Paw Nosh Glass Bowl for your cat!( www.pawnosh.com)
- original photographs taken by person entering and not copied from a 3rd party
- all entries should include your name, cat’s name, your email address and phone number
- submit entries by June 22nd
- all digital files should be 5 megabytes or smaller and in JPEG or .jpg format
- all submitted photographs will become the property of Art for Cats Sake and SpayMart and may be used in future promotions
- enter as many times as you’d like
People Dressed as Cats Contest - kids and adult categories (judging for kids at 12:30 pm / adults at 3 pm) ENTER COSTUME CONTEST
Adult Costume Contest
- Most Creative
- Best Cattitude
Children's Costume Contest
- Best Group
Please print your tickets for the video presentation and bring with you on June 28th. If remaining seats are available, tickets will be sold at the festival in the SpayMart tent. We highly recommend you buy your ticket now to secure your spot at the time that works for you.
No outside food or drink inside the festival grounds. Bring your imagination & have a great time helping us raise awareness and funds for SpayMart and Art for Cats Sake. For more information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
When & Where
SpayMart and Art for Cats' Sake -Foundation for Future Feline Health
Two wonderful 501(c)(3) nonprofits are hosting this event.
SpayMart is an organization dedicated to reducing the number of unwanted animals that end up in shelters through support of low cost spay/neuter programs and pet adoption events such as Seniors for Seniors.
Art for Cats' Sake is devoted to raising money through the sale of feline focused art and jewelry to support cutting edge research that will lead to more effective treatments and cures for feline diseases.