Entries: Entry Fees include CFA Surcharge - $2.00 per entry for each show. Per Show Rule 11.08a all fax or online entries must be paid in full within 10 days of receipt or prior to the start of the show, whichever is first. Properly completed entries must be submitted on an official CFA Entry form or facsimile, sent online, or faxed with all information, except signature typed or hand-printed. The use of the online entry form is interpreted as an official entry in this CFA show, and your email address on the form is considered to be your signature per CFA Show Rule 4.05. No phone entries accepted. Each entry except faxes or online entries must be accompanied by the full entry fee. Make checks for both shows payable to Cat Club of the Palm Beaches. Send PayPal to firstname.lastname@example.org please note which show fees are for. It is the responsibility of each owner to enter and to verify that all information contained on the confirmation is correct. Incomplete entry forms will be returned. No refunds or substitutions may be made after the closing date. No refunds will be given for failure to bench.
Show Hall: Central Florida Fairgrounds, 4603 W. Colonial Dr. Orlando, FL 32808, Phone: 407- 295-3247. The show hall is air-conditioned and handicap accessible. No smoking will be allowed. No cats or kittens may be left in the show hall overnight.
Benching: Check-in time will be from 7:30 am until 8:30 am, Saturday and 8:00 am to 8:30 am for Sunday only exhibitors. Judging will begin at 9:00 am promptly each day. Advertised show hours are 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. No cats will be permitted to leave the show hall before the posted show hours without the permission of show management. Single cages will be 22” x 22” x 22”. Please bring cage curtains, fabric or towels for the top, sides and bottom of your benching cage. Use of a security cage requires the purchase of space for two single cages. Litter will be provided. Please bring your own food bowls, water bowls, food and litter pans.
There is no designated show hotel: Area Hotels: Red Roof Inn Orlando West 11241 Colonial Drive (Florida Turnpike at W Colonial Drive, Exit #267-B) Ocoee 34761 phone 407-347-0140. Use the CFA corporate number (#526223) when making your reservation; Best Western Turnpike West-Orlando 10945 West Colonial Drive, Ocoee 34761 phone 407-656-5050; La Quinta Inn Orlando-Universal Studios 5621 Major Blvd, Orlando 32819, phone 407-313-3100; Days Inn Orlando-Universal Maingate 5827 Caravan Ct. (I-4 Exit 75-B/Rt. 435 North) Orlando 32819 phone 407-351-3800.
Local Airports: Orlando International Airport (MCO)
CFA Show Rules: A copy of the current CFA show rules may be obtained by sending $7 to: Cat Fancier’s Association, Inc., 1805 Atlantic Ave. Manasquan, NJ 08736-1005, or online at www.cfa.org
Awards: This is a CFA licensed show. Rosettes and ribbons will be awarded in accordance with CFA Show Rules. Permanent ribbons will be used for color classes. All Championship, Premiership and registered Kitten entries will be scored for CFA National and Regional awards. It is the responsibility of each owner to enter and to verify that all information contained on the confirmation is correct. Entry fees must accompany entry forms. Incomplete entry forms will be returned. No refunds or substitutions may be made after the closing date. No refunds will be given for failure to bench. First entries will include a show catalog.
Health & Sales: This is a non-vetted show. Cats are expected to be free from fleas, fungus, ear mites and all contagious diseases. All entries must be inoculated against feline distemper, feline rhinotracheitis, calici viruses, rabies and be tested negative for feline leukemia before entry to the show hall. All claws must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats and kittens are not eligible for entry. No kittens under four (4) months of age will be permitted in the show hall. All cats and kittens for sale must have valid Florida Health Certificates as required by Florida Law. The sponsoring clubs will not be responsible if this law is not followed.
Liability: The sponsoring clubs reserve the right to add and/or substitute judges not named in the show flyer should it become necessary. The sponsoring clubs will take reasonable care of all cats and personal property, but will not be held liable for loss of property, damage, or accidents to cats or exhibitors.
Catalog Ads: Business card ads- $10.00; quarter page as- $25.00; half page ad –$40.00; full page - $70.00; inside cover - $120.00
CFA Entry Form (PDF)