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BECKENHAM PLACE MANSION

Beckenham Place Park

Beckenham Hill Road

London

BR3 1SY

United Kingdom

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No Refunds

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Catfest returns bigger and better at Beckenham Place, a Georgian mansion in a south London park. The day-and-night festival for cat lovers will bring together buzz-worthy cat accessories with 50+ exhibitors and feature films, live music, books, art, vegan street food and cat-themed cocktails, along with feline superstar meet-and-greets, including street cat Bob and Sunglass Cat, and talks from international bestselling authors and feline experts.

Part of the proceeds will benefit ERHAM RESCUE and INTERNATIONAL TRASH CAT & DUMPSTER DOGS to help cats and kittens as well as street animals in desperate need.


Gwen Cooper (Homer’s Odyssey)

• James Bowen (A Street Cat Named Bob) and street cat Bob

• Britta Jaschinski, European wildlife photographer of the year

• John Rendall, conservationist and author (Christian the Lion)

• Celia Haddon, animal behaviourist and author (Cats Behaving Badly; the Joy of Cats)

• Jason McGroarty, photographer and author (Cat Couture)

• Shawn Simons, Kitty Bungalow founder and animal advocate

• Karen McGill, animal advocate and Sunglass cat's mother

• Anna Kogan, Forgotten Animals founder


FELINE FILM FESTIVAL + LIVE MUSIC

(8.45pm-10.15pm)

AFTER DARK, CATFEST WILL BE SCREENING IN THE PARK:

ROAR, Tippi Hendren’s cult classic about big cats, the most dangerous film ever made


CATFEST WILL SHOW A LIMITED SCREENING INSIDE THE MANSION:

KEDI, the enchanting documentary about Istanbul's street cats, inside the mansion (6.30pm; and 8.15pm showings)

LIVE MUSIC ON THE MANSION TERRACE

• THE CRONINS

• YOUNG SAWBONES

• LIBERATION DRUMMER

• JADE STANGER

• THE MEYER DANCERS (London's coolest go-go girls) will be shimmying at sunset

ART, BOOKS, FOOD + COCKTAILS

• Swell Cat Art Show to benefit Albanian street cats

• Bookshop/storytelling tent

• Face painting + arts and crafts workshop

• Fab vegan street food and kitty-inspired cakes

• Cat-themed cocktails



RESCUE KITTENS + CELEBRITY CATS

• Meet LA super Sunglass Cat, street cat Bob and other feline superstars kitty supermodel Starina, Katzenworld blog cats Rene and Freya, Elliot the Warehouse cat and others

• Fall in love with adoptable rescue kittens at the Meow Parlour (£5 donation at the door)

HELPING CATS IN NEED

CATFEST WILL DONATE PART OF THE PROCEEDS TO ERHAM CAT RESCUE + INTERNATIONAL TRASH CAT & DUMPSTER DOG

THE SWELL CAT ART SHOW WILL BENEFIT ALBANIAN STREET CATS + KITTENS


www.facebook.com/ERHAMCATS) to sterilize and improve the lives of vulnerable Moroccan street cats and kittens



*** CHILDREN UNDER-3 FREE


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Beckenham Place Park, Beckenham Hill Road
London, BR3 1UH | beckenhamplace.org

• Near Beckhenham Hill rail station (via Elephant & Castle or London Bridge tube)

FAQs

What is the nearest public transport to the event?

• Near Beckham Hill station (via Elephant & Castle or London Bridge tube)


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Beckenham Park is across the street from Beckenham Hill rail staion. There is very limited parking at the Mansion, although there is parking locally around the park

What can I bring into the event?

• Bring your printed ticket.
• We can scan your ticket from your phone.
• We can look you up by your name.

• Bring blankets and cushions for those watching the open-air screening of ROAR in the park
• Bring jumpers or jackets as it cools down for the evening



• Please don't bring your own cats, dogs or other animals! You'll get to see lots of lovely adoptable rescue cats at the onsite Meow Parlour adoption lounge inside the Mansion, along with celebrity cats.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

britt@catfestlondon.com

What's the refund policy?

NO REFUNDS

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No we can scan your ticket from your phone.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

TICKETS ARE TRANSFERABLE

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

YES

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Date and Time

Location

BECKENHAM PLACE MANSION

Beckenham Place Park

Beckenham Hill Road

London

BR3 1SY

United Kingdom

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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