Cat lovers of Colorado, rejoice: You have the opportunity to join other fans of felines for a day of hair-ball fun.

Cats are very popular as pets: They pretty much take care of themselves and let you stick around. Dogs, on the other hand, need your undying attention all the time. That's why many Coloradans have cats as pets, and this festival is for them.

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Thousands of cat lovers will be convening in Denver to celebrate their love of cats and to hang out with other cat lovers. There will also be cats up for adoption, and many cat-related activities; you should plan accordingly.

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You love them, and they love knocking stuff over. It's a very complicated relationship that most people have with their cats. The cat is virtually independent and yet takes time out of their day to purr on your lap, once in a while.

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WHAT IS THIS CAT FESTIVAL COMING TO DENVER?

It's the second annual Cat Fest. 

  • Sunday, November 12, 2023
  • National Western Complex, Denver.
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

It's almost hard to believe that this is only the second of these events to be held in Denver when you consider how "crazy" people can be about their cats.

This event definitely caters to those who are "over the moon" for their kitties.

FEATURED EVENTS/THINGS TO DO AT CAT-FEST IN DENVER INCLUDE:

  • Cosplay - Dress up as a cat and enter to win prizes.
  • A cat runway show.
  • Egyptian-themed area: Cat-themed Tarot readings, pet psychics, more.
  • Cat Video Cafe & Bar: Watch cat videos and drink "Meowgaritas" and "Meowmosas."
  • A "Hello Kitty" bounce house.
  • Adoptable-ready cats on site.
  • Many exhibotors/vendors.
  • Celebrity Cat-Related Guests.

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HOW MUCH ARE TICKETS TO DENVER'S CATFEST?

Tickets are on sale now for $20. Kids 5 and under are Free.

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Why do they meow? Why do they nap so much? Why do they have whiskers? Cats, and their undeniably adorable babies known as kittens, are mysterious creatures. Their larger relatives, after all, are some of the most mystical and lethal animals on the planet. Many questions related to domestic felines, however, have perfectly logical answers. Here’s a look at some of the most common questions related to kittens and cats, and the answers cat lovers are looking for.

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