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SHOW HALL: The Gwinnett Center is air-conditioned and has ample free parking. Handicap access allows for rolling carriers into the show hall. This is a NO SMOKING facility. Proof of the Pudding offers great lunches and snacks. Directions: Traveling both north and south on I-85, take Exit 108 (Sugarloaf Parkway). Turn right onto Sugarloaf Parkway West. Continue straight through the intersection for Satellite Blvd. The Gwinnett Center entrance is on the left. If flying to Atlanta and renting a car, the Gwinnett Center is approximately 1 hour north on I-85, exit 108. Blue Ridge Beef will be in the show hall providing samples and taking orders.
SHOW HOURS: Check In will be Saturday 8:00-9:30 am. Judging will begin at 10:00 am on Saturday and 9:00 am on Sunday. Official advertised show hours are Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
SHOW HOTEL: Holiday Inn Gwinnett Center (on grounds of Gwinnett Center), 6310 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth, GA 30097 $69/night -- Friday and Saturday nights only (Nov 2 & 3); $25 pet fee. Online booking: www.holidayinn.com/gwinnettcntr enter Group Code CSC Phone: 1-800-287-0037 or 770-476-2022 (local) – ask for CSC group rate. ROOMS AT THIS RATE WILL BE AVAILABLE UNTIL OCTOBER 19, 2011, OR UNTIL FILLED. La Quinta Inn Atlanta Duluth (1/2 mile from Gwinnett Center), 2370 Stephens Center Dr. Duluth, GA 30096 $59/night, no pet fee Phone: 678-957-0500 -- ask for “Cotton States Cat Show” group rate.
FLY INS: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport ATL Note: For those arriving by air, there is no shuttle service to/from the airport. The drive from the airport to the hotel is approximately 1 hour, car rental is recommended.
COTTON STATES CAT CLUB, INC and GWINNETT CENTER will not be responsible for damage, loss, or personal injury during this event. Exhibitors are urged to have all cats/kittens inoculated against Feline Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis, Calici Viruses, and Rabies. It is recommended that cats and kittens be tested and found negative for FELV. All claws (back and front) must be clipped. Kittens under four months of age are not permitted in the Show Hall. Household Pets over the age of 8 (eight) months must be neutered or spayed. Cage size approx 22x22x22.
CFA RULES WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED. Copies of the current Show Rules may be ordered on line at www.cfa.org or by mail from CFA Central Office, 260 East Main Street, Alliance, OH 44601. The cost of $7.00 (includes shipping/handling) must be included with your order.
All Championship, Premiership, and Registered Kittens will be scored for CFA National and Regional Points. Kitten registration numbers must be printed or written in the Master Catalog in order to be scored. Rosettes will be offered in all rings for final awards. Flats will be offered for all other awards in accordance with CFA Show Rules. Declawed cats are ineligible. There will be NO veterinary inspection prior to benching. All cats are expected to be free of fleas, fungus, ear mites, and any contagious diseases.
Link for directions to The Gwinnett Center
Hotel Directions (PDF)