Special Entry Fees!
Aby/Somali Entries - 1st Entry $40, 2nd Entry $30, 3rd Entry $25
FREE 1/2 Cage with 3rd, 5th & 7th Entries
Show hours: Check-in 7:30-8:30 a.m., show hours are 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Show Hall: The Kennedy Complex, 6050 Wells Road, St. Louis, MO 63128 is heated and air-conditioned as needed and is handicapped accessible. People food will be available at reasonable prices at the complex. The Kennedy Complex is south on Highway 21 from Interstate 270 and about a 30 minute drive from Lambert St. Louis Int'l Airport. We will help get exhibitors to the airport or an airport hotel on Saturday after the show for those flying out Sunday morning, but are limited with picking up exhibitors Friday. It is best to rent a car or a shuttle to the hotel and back to the airport. The Kennedy complex is a non-smoking facility. Parking is free.
Ribbons and rosettes will be awarded according to CFA rules. Permanent flats will be used in the judging rings, but silk flats will be available. Litter will be provided, but exhibitors should bring litter pans and food bowls. A single cage space will be provided for each entry. Single cage size is 21”x 21” x 21,” double 21” x 21” x 45”. Only one adult or two kittens per single cage. Exhibitors should bring drapes or towels to cover the top, sides and back of cages. For sale cages ($20) are limited to exhibitors who have entered at least one cat/kitten in the show. Each kitten/cats for sale must be PAID to be listed in the catalog; none can be in carriers under the tables. CFA rules will be strictly enforced. A copy of these rules may be obtained by sending $5.00 to CFA, P.O. Box 1005, Manasquan, NJ 08736-0805. All entries must be CFA registered, except for kittens. No declawed cats are allowed per CFA rules. No kittens under 4 months of age will be allowed in the show hall. This is a non-vetted show. All cats and kittens should be inoculated by a license veterinarian against feline rhinotracheitis, feline enteritis, calici virus and rabies, and should be FeLV negative. All claws must be clipped prior to benching. All championship, premiership and registered kitten entries will be scored for CFA National and Regional Awards. Confirmation of entries will be sent to the exhibitor after receipt by the entry clerk – please check the confirmation for correctness and notify the entry clerk of any errors. Maps and motel information will be sent with the confirmations. Abyssinian Midwest Breeders will take reasonable care to safeguard exhibitors’ property; however, the club, its members, nor the Kennedy Complex will be liable for any loss or damage. No cats can be housed in the show facility overnight.
Vendors: Single booth space is $40.00, which includes one 2 x 8 foot table and booth width of 10 feet. Each additional table is $25.00. Contact Jan Pitelka for booth space at 815-483-6411 or email@example.com
Advertising: Full page $30.00, half page $20.00, quarter page $15.00, and business card $5.00.
Show Hotel: Drury Inn 1201 Drury Lane (Exit #191 at I-55 & U.S. Highway 141) Arnold, MO Phone 636-296-9600 or 800-325-0720. Ask for “AMB Cat Club” block for group rate of $80+ tax for a double and $90 + tax for a king room 1-4 People. You can book online, group number 2054068. Please make your reservation by May 19, 2009 to get this special room rate. Need help finding a room? Call Darrell Newkirk 618-397-3908, or firstname.lastname@example.org
Transportation Information: The closest airport is Lambert Field-St. Louis Internaional Airport (STL) The Kennedy Complex is located south on Highway 21 from Interstate 270 and about a 30 minute drive from Lambert St. Louis Int'l Airport. We will help get exhibitors to the airport on Sunday, but we will not be able to pick-up exhibitors on Friday night or Saturday morning. Airport web site has info for Taxis, etc.
Official CFA Entry Form
Link for Directions
Club Web Site