Econo Cat Club presents
OUR THIRD ANNUAL VALENTINE
ALL-BREED CAT SHOW
February 3-4, 2018:
Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm
(Specialty, No Hair Short Hair Congress)
Sunday, 9 am - 4 pm
(All Breed, All Breed Championship Congress)
Six Judging Rings featuring some
of our favorite judges:
Hisako Yamada, Sandi Mattingly, Carol Lawson,
Steve Lawson, Donna Armel, Charlotte Shea, and Jim Armel.
Photography by Nancy DeGenkolb
Suggested minimum donations: $5.00 per person;
$10.00 family at the door all donations welcome.
LaQuinta Inn & Suites
6801 Tower Rd
Denver, CO 80249
(La Quinta has a free 24 hr. shuttle service to/from Denver
International Airport. Econo Cat Club will provide shuttle
service to/from the showhall for a weekend fee of $20)
The easiest way to enter this show is via
TICA's TOES program: www.i-tica.com/en/
(If you prefer to mail your entry, registration forms, rules, and
information may be accessed from our web site: www.econocatclub.com)
Show Managers: Dr. Diane Swabby-Cahill
Entry Clerk: Diane Sutschek
Vendor Coordinator: Kelly Condie
Master Clerk: To be announced
Driving Directions to Adams County Fairgrounds (These directions all lead to Henderson Rd (124th Street)
From North of Denver, Go South on I-25 to hwy 7 East exit 229. Turn left onto Baseline Rd, go 0.3 miles and bear right to continue East on hwy 7. Go 8.3 miles to hwy 85 South, turn right. Go 4.7 miles South on Highway 85. Turn right (West) on Henderson (124th).
From North East of Denver, Go West on I-76 to hwy 51 North exit 17. Turn right (North) on Sable Blvd. Go 0.5 miles and turn left (West) on East 124th Avenue. Go 2.5 miles and continue west on Henderson (124th) across hwy 85.
From East of Denver, Go West on I-70 to I-270 West exit 279. Go West 36 4.0 miles to I-76 East. Go East 1.7 miles to hwy 85 North exit 12. Go 3.2 miles North, turn left (West) on Henderson (124th).
From South of Denver, Go North on I-25 to I-76 East exit 216A. Go East 6.6 miles, merge left onto 85 North (exit 12). Go 3.5 miles. Turn left (West) on Henderson (124th).
From West of Denver, Go East on I-70 , merge left onto I-76 East. Go 12.5 miles , merge left onto 85 North (exit 12). Go 3.5 miles. Turn left (West) on Henderson (124th).
Go West 0.6 miles to the stop sign at Brighton Blvd. Continue West on Henderson (124th) past the stop sign; the fairgrounds are 0.6 miles ahead on the right hand side. The show hall is the exhibition building on the left.
From the Show Hotels: LaQuinta Inn & Suites: Enter I-70 West from Havana Street. Go West 1.5 miles on I-70 and merge right on to I-270 West. Go West on I-270/Highway 36 4.0 miles and bear right to get onto I-76 East. Go East 1.7 miles to Highway 85 North exit 12. Go 3.2 miles North on Highway 85 to the stoplight at Henderson (124th). Turn left (West) on Henderson, go West 0.6 miles to the stop sign at Brighton Blvd. Continue West on Henderson (126th) through the stop sign, the fairgrounds are 0.6 miles ahead on the right hand side. The show hall is the exhibition building on the left.
Other Pet Friendly Hotels:
Embassy Suites Denver-Aurora
4444 North Havana Street
Denver, CO, 80239
Aloft Denver International Airport
16470 E 40th Circle
Aurora, CO 80011
Show Site Amenities:
Fairground has 24 RV sites, Electric only, Free Parking,
Homemade Food Concessions supplied by Kitty Corner Cafe:
Breakfast, Lunch, and snacks.
. . . Our traditional Litter scooping contest, a Silent Auction,
"Supreme parties" on Sunday afternoon for desserts, and many
other fun activities throughout the show!
Proceeds will benefit ANGELS WITH PAWS, local
no-kill Feline Rescue and Adoption Center.
SETUP TIMES: Friday, 6pm-9pm; Saturday, 7:30am;
10' x 10' with one Table.....$50
Electricity, if needed......$20
ADVERTISING: Vendors and exhibitors are
encouraged to advertise in our Show Catalog:
Full page ................................$25
½ page.................................... $15
¼ page.................................... $10
Business Card (1/8 page).........$5
ALL VENDORS SHALL BE LISTED ON OUR LINKS PAGE
WE WANT EVERYONE AT OUR SHOW TO
SHARE A HAPPY AND FRIENDLY EXPERIENCE,
AND WOULD APPRECIATE IT IF VENDORS
WOULD FOLLOW THESE GUIDELINES:
Please keep your displays within the 10' x 10' areas.
Please respect Adams County Fairground rules and do
not put anything on the walls.
Please avoid noisy sales techniques that could disturb judging.
Please adhere to setup and breakdown times and park
Please leave your sites as clean as they were when you arrived.
This is “Bring Your Own Cage Show.” All entries will receive a 22” space for each cat entered. Additional 22” Space is $20.
Grooming spaces will be $20 for a 22" Space and $35 for a 44" Space.
Adult Cats: $80 each ($60 one day entry)
Kittens and Household Pets (HHP): $70 each ($55 one day entry)
ANB, PNB, New Traits, and Exhibition Only: $50 per entry
Early Bird Special: Enter by January 3, 2018, and get a free 22" groom space!
(EB fees must be paid within 5 working days.)
Photo Entry for cats not entered in the show:
$20 (payable at the door.)
Closing Date: Sunday, January 28, 2018, 6 pm MST
Show cages and accessories by Sturdi Products will be available at the show.
Early Bird Special: Enter before January 3, 2018, and get a free 22" groom space!
(EB fees must be paid within 5 working days.)
Photo Entry for cats not entered in the show: $20 (payable at the door.)
CAT SUPPLIES: Cat litter will be provided by Dr. Elseys.
Please bring your own litter pans and cat food.
CHECK IN/SHOW HOURS: Check in Saturday is 7:30 am –8:30 am. Judging will start promptly at 9 am. Exhibitors that arenot present at the start of judging will be marked absent until they arrive. Advertised show hours for the public are 9 am – 5 pm on Saturday and 9 am – 4 pm on Sunday.
All cats MUST be present during the advertised show hours unless special permission to leave early is granted by the Show Manager.
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS/FEES: An official entry form or facsimile must be used for each entry and submitted with a completed summary sheet & full payment in US funds. USPS, fax, and online entries will be accepted and are considered binding whether entry is benched or not.
All kittens in competition must be 4 calendar months old.
All adults in competition must be 8 calendar months old.
All Adult HHP's MUST be spayed/neutered. Please have your spay/neuter records available.
Per TICA rules, cats do not have to be registered to be shown in one show, however, unregistered cats do not earn points or titles.
Online entries will be officially entered when payment is received, which should be no more than 5 working days of submittal.
Cats will not be benched unless fees are paid. No post-dated checks will be accepted. Late payments at the door will incur a $20 charge. Returned checks will be assessed a $25 charge plus the original
amount of the check.
Certified Ring Clerks will earn $40 and lunch per day, and a marked catalog.
Uncertified clerks will earn $30 and lunch per day and a marked catalog.
Stewards will earn $15 per day plus lunch.
Please indicate your availability on your summary sheet.
Do not deduct your pay from your entry fees. You will be paid in
cash at the show.
Kittens or cats may NOT be confined to carriers, either displayed or under the bench, during show hours.
NO cats/kittens may be left in the Show Hall overnight.
HEALTH RULES: This is a non-vetted show. All cats MUST be fully immunized and tested negative for Feline Leukemia.
All entries MUST be free of any communicable disease including, but not restricted to, fungus, fleas, and ear mites.
Exhibitors who have Cats suspected to be ill or pregnant (as determined by the Show Committee) will be asked to leave the show hall with ALL their entries with NO refunds being made.
It is advised that all cats be bathed and groomed prior to benching.
All nails MUST be clipped prior to benching
LIABILITY: All participants agree to indemnify and hold Econo Cat Club, TICA, and the Adams County Fairground harmless from injury, loss or damage to cats, exhibitors, or property of exhibitors or vendors, or other such persons in attendance.
For the safety of our exhibitors, their cats, and spectators, NO kittens/cats may be allowed "on leash" in or around the show hall
at any time.
Per TICA Show Rules - Article 10 - Responsibilities of Exhibitors (210.3): Exhibitors shall not sit (or stand) in the ring area holding cats prior to or during judging except with the explicit permission of the Judge; these rules will be STRICTLY ENFORCED.