Show Hall: Berglund Center 710 Williamson Rd NE, Roanoke, VA 24016 540-853-2241. No smoking permitted in the show hall. Show hall is air-conditioned.
Show Hours: Check-in will be Saturday, June 10 from 7:30 - 8:30 am. Judging will begin at 9 am both Saturday and Sunday. Advertised show hours for spectators are 10 am – 4 pm both days.
Show Hotel: Holiday Inn - Valley View (also banquet location) 3315 Ordway Drive, Roanoke, VA 24017 Ph: 540-362-4500. There is a shuttle available to/from the airport which is only about 10 minutes away. Rates: $94.00+ tax. You MUST call the hotel directly and ask for cat show rate.
Airport Info: Roanoke Regional Airport (ROA) is about 10 minutes from both the show hall and the show hotel.
Benching: Cats are not permitted to leave the show hall during posted show hours without the permission of show management. Single cages measure 22” x 22” x 22”. Please bring cage curtains, fabric or towels for the top, sides and bottom of your benching cage. Litter will be provided. Please bring cat food/water bowls and litter pans.
Scoring: All entries in Championship (except Novice), Premiership (except Novice), registered Kittens, recorded Household Pets, and registered cats competing as Household Pets with an Household Pet color class prefix will be scored for CFA awards. Owners of novices can contact the entry clerk for a temporary registration number. Kittens may be entered without registration numbers, but will not be scored for CFA awards if a number is not provided at show time. Kittens without a registration number or TRN will not be included in the count.
*Show rule 2.19E The MISCELLANEOUS (Non-Competitive) CLASS is for any registered cat or registered kitten of a breed not accepted for Provisional Breed competition. Miscellaneous Class entries are examined by judges; however, no awards will be made in this class. All Bengal championship, premiership and kitten entries can enter under a TRN, but all Bengals in the show hall must be registerable, (5 generation pedigree with no wild blood).
Health & Sales: It is strongly advised that all cats or kittens entered or present in the show hall be inoculated before entry by a licensed veterinarian against feline panleukopenia (formerly known as feline distemper or feline infectious enteritis), feline rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus and rabies. It is also strongly recommended that cats and kittens be tested and found negative for FeLV before entry. All cats/kittens must have all claws clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition. No kittens under four (4) months of age will be permitted in the show hall.
CFA Show Rules: A copy of the current CFA show rules may be obtained by sending $7 to: CFA 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online at www.cfa.org
Liability: The Cat Fanciers’ Association, Southern Region or the Berglund Center will not be responsible for damage, loss, or personal injury during this event.
Show Flyer (PDF)
Link for Directions
Banquet & Award Info