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New Orleans
cat art & film Festival


Don't miss the 3rd annual New Orleans Cat Art & Film Festival! On May 20th, the Delgado City Park Student Life Center will transform into a venue fit for a cat king. From 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., you can enjoy funny internet cat videos, purchase original feline art, jewelry, food & drinks and much more. Other festival happenings include:

  • Music by "Music by Request"
  • Workshops
  • Kids area
  • Raffle
  • Pet Vendors
  • Adoptables kitties
  • Special appearance by "Gatsby the Costuming Cat"
  • Photo Booth
  • Face Painting

Tickets are available now and can be purchased below! 

New Orleans Cat Art and Film Fest logo


Cat Whispering Workshops:

11 - 11:30 a.m: Louisiana SPCA TNR Workshop

11:30 - 12 p.m: How to Draw a Cat - Painting With a Twist

1 - 1:30 p.m: Cat Hospital of Metairie - "Claw-some! How to Cope with Your Cat's Scratching Behavior"

1:30 - 2 p.m: Louisiana SPCA Cat First Aid & CPR

2 p.m. - Until: Dusty Rainbolt - Environment Enrichment - Just what the Doctor Ordered

Also in the Tabby Theater
12:30 - 1 p.m: Dusty Rainbolt - Thinking Inside the Litterbox

Cat Video Times:

"Calico Cinema" (100 Guests)

10:30 - 11:50 am (free cat ears for this showing)

12 - 1:20 pm

1:30 - 2:50 pm

3 - 4:10 pm

"Tabby Theatre" (30 Guests)

10:30 - 11:50 am (free cat ears for this showing)

1:15 - 2:25 pm

2:35 - 3:45 pm


Art for Cats' Sake

Jefferson Feed, Pet & Garden Center

Louisiana SPCA




Cary Chun Lee

David Guastella

Chamain O'Mahoney

Louisiana Loom Works

Melanie Wallace


The Cat Art Contest

Sponsored by the Winn Feline Foundation

Submit your original feline themed artwork in one of teh following CATegories for a chance to win a gift card to! First place in each of the five major categories will win a $50 gift card to and you may see your artwork included in an international celebration to benefit cats!

The categories are:

  • Drawings - artwork on paper created with ink, pencil, charcoal, pastels, etc.
  • Paintings - artwork created with watercolors, acrylics, oils,etc. on paper or canvas
  • Mixed Media - artwork created from any medium or mixing mediums (glass, metal, sculpture, digital art, etc.)
  • Photographs - yes, our back by popular demand photo contest! Submit an original photo of your cat for one of the following groups:
    • Best Friends - Let's see your kitty with their best friend. It can be another cat or any lesser species like a human or other animal.
    • Power Napper - It's what they do. They nap, and they know things.
    • Festive Felines - Has your cat helped you celebrate a holiday? Or do they just like to dress up?
    • If I Fits, I Sits - No empty box is safe!
    • Most Unique - Markings? Cattitude? What makes your cat unusual?
  • Videos - Let's see those crazy cat antics! Funny cat videos can make even the grumpiest cat smile. We are looking for your original, less than 90 seconds video.

Click here for more info on the rules and how to submit your entry!

Proceeds from the New Orleans Cat Art & Film Festival benefit the programs and services pf the Louisiana SPCA and Art for Cat's Sake!



Delgado City Park Student Life Center
5518 General Diaz St.

Delgado Map


PURRS and MEOWS to the sponsors of the 2017 New Orleans Cat Art & Film Festival!

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Cat Hospital of Metairie Dusty Rainbolt All Cats Mobile Clinic
Louisiana Loom Works   Judy Waterman
    Metairie Small Animal Hospital
    WINN Foundation


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