SHOW HALL: Cabarrus County Arena & Events Center is located at 4551 Old Airport Rd. / 4751 NC Hwy. 49 North, Concord, NC 28026 Phone 704-920-3976 and is a smoke-free facility . Show hall is heated/air conditioned, handicapped accessible. Parking adjacent and free with exhibitor’s pass.
HOTEL INFO: Area Pet-Friendly Hotels: (at or near Exits 55, 58, or 60 off I-85)
Other hotels are available at Exit 49, near Lowe's motor Speedway. Check Visit Cabarrus.com and click on "Places to Stay".
SUPPLIES & MISC: Litter will be provided. Please bring your own litter pans. Single cage size is 22" x 22" x 24". All exhibitors are required to bring cage drapes or towels, etc. for the floor, sides, and top of the cage.
BENCHING REQUESTS: We will make every effort to honor one benching request per exhibitor. If you list an agent, that is your benching request. Please put benching requests on your entry form.
SECURITY CAGES: A security cage will require the double cage fee even if only one cat is entered, regardless of the actual size of the security cage.
NON-VETTED: This is a non-vetted show. All entries are expected to be free of fleas, fungus, and illnesses. Exhibitors are advised to have cats and kittens inoculated for feline enteritis, rhinotracheitis, calici viruses, rabies, and tested for FeLV before entry. All claws of all entries must be clipped prior to benching. Any cat suspected of illness or infestation will be required to leave, along with all entries of that exhibitor.
SCORING: All Championship, Premiership, and registered kitten entries will be scored for CFA National and Regional Awards.
CHECK-IN AND JUDGING: Check-in is 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Judging will begin at 9:00 a.m. and will continue until completion of judging. Advertised Show Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
FLYING IN? Carolina Sophisticats regrets that we cannot pick up exhibitors at the airport. Rental cars are available in the airport.
CFA Entry Form (PDF)
Directions to the Show Hall