Show Hall: Veterans Memorial Community Center (Enter at West end of Building) 8055 Barbara Ave. Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077. Just West of MN Highway 52 at 80th Street Exit - 80th Street is the 3rd exit south of I494. The Show hall is air conditioned, heated and is handicapped accessible. Handicapped benching requests will be accommodated, at no additional charge to the exhibitor. Free parking available. A map will be sent with confirmation. In accordance with Minnesota state statutes and CFA rules, there will be NO SMOKING in the show hall.
Booth Space: Booth rates are $100 for a single (10 x 10) space for both days and $150 for a double (10 x 20) space. Each space includes 1 table; additional tables available for $20 each. Contact Jill Singer, 612-382-0565, firstname.lastname@example.org
All entries must be registered with CFA, except kittens and household pets. Kittens must be registered for CFA National and Regional scoring - registration numbers must be printed in the catalog or provided to the Master Clerk. All Championship, Premiership and registered Kittens will be CFA scored. No kitten under 4 months of age will be allowed in show hall, exhibitors must have litter registration available to verify kitten’s age. Only 2 cats or 4 kittens allowed per double sales cage. No kitten sales from the vending area. No cats allowed in show hall that are not entered or benched in sales cages.
There will be no veterinarian inspection prior to benching. All cats must be free from fleas, ear mites or any infectious or contagious illness. You are advised to have your cat inoculated by a licensed veterinarian against feline enteritis, feline rhinotracheitis, calici virus and rabies and tested for feline leukemia virus before entry. Front and rear claws must be clipped prior to benching. No declawed cats may be entered. Parents are expected to supervise their children at all times! CFA SHOW RULES WILL BE IN EFFECT. Copies of CFA Show Rules may be obtained for $7.00. Show Standard is free for individual breed or $9.00 for complete set. Contact CFA Central Office, 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601. These documents can also be downloaded from the CFA website.
Supplies: Litter will be furnished. Please bring your own litter pan. Bring your own cat food, food and water dishes.
Benching: Attempts will be made to honor one benching request per exhibitor. The show hall will be benched for all cats entered for either day. The cages will be empty on a day when a cat is not being shown.
Cages: Approximate size is 21” x 21” x 21” (single cage, one-half of double, wire cage, included with entry). Second entry by same owner will be benched in the other half of a double cage, or the other half may be purchased for extra $25 (noted as double cage), as available. Exhibitors using security cages must purchase extra half cage space if exhibiting one cat in the cage. Single security cage spaces are not available.
Bring your cat to the show hall in a carrier or other sturdy container. You will need drapes or towels to hang on the inside and cover the top and the bottom of the cage. Reasonable care will be taken of all cats and personal property, however, the show management is not responsible for anything lost or damaged.
Show Hotel: No official Show Hotel. Area hotels include: Red Roof Inn St Paul-Woodbury 1806 Wooddale Dr. Woodbury, MN 55125 (I-494 at Valley Creek Rd.) Phone: 651-738-7160. La Quinta Inn & Suites St Paul 1870 Old Hudson Rd. St Paul, MN 55119 Phone: 651-730-5300. Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge 3450 Washington Dr. Eagan, MN 55122 Phone: 651-452-0100.
On Sunday, TCCF will have a GREAT raffle full of wonderful items!!!
Show Flyer (PDF)
Link for Directions to the Show Hall
CFA Entry Form (PDF)
Twin City Cat Fanciers web site