CATCON RETURNS TO BRING IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES, CAT CELEBS, SEMINARS TO GLOBAL CAT-LOVING COMMUNITY
Pop Culture and Cat Fans Converge at World’s Largest Cat-Centric Gathering; Plans to Give 200+ Cats Homes at Adoption Village
CatCon was named “Ten Best Emerging Festivals of 2019” (USA Today), “5 Cons You Should Know” (Wall Street Journal), “20 Must-Experience Festivals in the U.S.” (Expedia)
WHEN: Saturday, June 29: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT, Sunday, June 30: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT
WHERE: Pasadena Convention Center, 300 East Green St., Pasadena CA 91101
WHAT: 200 exhibitors, immersive experiences, Insta-moments (celebricat meet-ups, photo/gif booths, kitty cosplay), lectures (from DIY to pet health and wellness), community and meet-ups, and one of the biggest adoption lounges ever.
Talent: Cats of Instagram (10 million followers), Dr. Marty Becker (“America’s Vet”), YouTube’s “Aaron’s Animals” (1.7 million subscribers), The Purrrcast, Shelly Roche (“TinyKittens”). (Full roster here.)
Seminars/Workshops: The inaugural CatCon VideoFest, awarding the best cat videos on the Internet, Furrocious Fashion Face-Off runway show, Living Nine Lives to the Fullest (lecture on adventure cats who travel the world with their humans), and more. (Full schedule here.)
WHY: Celebrate cat culture and adopt a forever friend from CatCon’s adoption lounge, facilitating 200+ cats available for adoption, provided by Best Friends Animal Society.