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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: AFCS - Communicating with Cats - How to Teach Your Cat Tricks

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

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 Amazon.com! First place in each of the five major categories will win a $50 gift card to Amazon.com 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!


  1. Step 1 Selection
  2. Step 2 Registration
Saturday May 20
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Delgado City Park Student Life Center
615 City Park Ave., Bldg. 11, NOLA

Requested film viewing times will be honored in the order in which they are received. An event coordinator will confirm your viewing time and theater.
Entry to the festival only - does not include film
Festival entrance and film pre-sale. Seat guaranteed at specific viewing time
includes reserved premier seating and a souvenir cup
Event registration summary
3rd Annual New Orleans Cat Art & Film Festival:
PreSale Festival Entry
PreSale Festival Entry + Film
VIP Pass

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