POP Cats™ is a fun-packed festival fueled by the spirit of cats, pop, and art! You’ll love the cat playgrounds; artists; music; photo ops; artisans; brands; workshops; influencers; cat adoptions; and much more! A portion of profits benefits participating cat organizations.

POP Cats™ is a fun-packed festival fueled by the spirit of cats, pop, and art! You’ll love the cat playgrounds; artists; music; photo ops; artisans; brands; workshops; influencers; cat adoptions; and more! A portion of profits benefits participating cat organizations.

Show Dates

Sat, May 4, 2019
10am to 7pm
Sun, May 5, 2019
11am to 5pm

Address

Palmer Events Center
900 Barton Springs Rd,
Austin, TX 78704, USA
Directions

FEATURING

Kitten Lady, is a hugely popular kitten rescuer, humane educator, author, and unwavering animal advocate who has dedicated her life to finding innovative ways to protect the tiniest and most vulnerable felines orphan kittens.

TrapKing is the celebrated cat advocate who has earned a fervent following online due to his charismatic power and work as a cat advocate in communities across the United States. POP Cats™ is thrilled to present TrapKing, Sterling Davis, as the festival's very first host!

Participating Cat Organizations

Austin Animal Center
Austin Pets Alive
Austin Humane Societys
Bastrop Animal Rescue
Emancipet
San Antonio Humane Society
Shadow Cats
Austin Street Cat Rescue
Texas Humane Heroes
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One weekend full of cats and fun!

Activities:

Cat playgrounds for kids and adults; cat adoptions; artists; talks; merchandise; personality meet & greet; contests; cat tattoos; music; cat-tails; face painting; live painting; caricatures, much more.*

Over 80 Exhibitors under one roof!

Get access to hard-to-find merchandise for cats and humans from your favorite makers and brands from the cat pop world. You will find: art, apparel, cat toys, accessories, paper goods, food brands, and MUCH MORE!

Want to be an Exhibitor? Apply hereWant to be an Sponsor? Write to [email protected]

Workshops:

Art Workshop for Kids, Art Workshop for Adults, Cat Workshop for Adults, Cat Toy Workshop for Children.*

Contests:

Kids Cattitude Contest, Adult Cattitude Contest.

*Meet & Greet with Kitten Lady is not included with general admission ticket. Some workshops are not included with general admission ticket.

91 Exhibitors

Tickets available MeOw!

Weekend Schedule

Saturday, May 4

12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Kid Cattitude Contest
Stage

1:15 PM – 1:45 PM
Keeping Your Indoor Cat Happy
By Dr. Lynn Bahr
Stage

2:15 PM – 4:15 PM
Tiny But Mighty
By Hannah Shaw “Kitten Lady”
Stage

4:45 PM – 5:15 PM
Stay Pawsitive, Don’t Declaw
By Dr. Katrina Breitreiter
Stage

5 PM – 6 PM
Meet & Greet • Kitten Lady
2nd Level

5:45 PM – 6:15 PM
Adult Cattitude Contest
Stage

 

Sunday, May 5

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Meet & Greet • Willow The Squishy Cat
2nd Level

12 PM – 1 PM
From Cat Lover to Cat Advocate
Panel: Hanna Shaw “Kitten Lady”, Sterling Davis “TrapKing”, Turbo 2 Legs’ Chelsea Schmid, Austin Humane Society.
Stage

1:30 PM – 2 PM
Cat Photography 101: How to Take Purr-fect Portraits of Your Cat
By Erica Danger
Stage

2 PM – 4 PM
Meet & Greet • Kitten Lady
Stage

2:30 PM – 3 PM
Adult Catitude Contest
Stage

3:30 PM – 4:15 PM
Cats, Community, Compassion
By Sterling Davis “TrapKing”
Stage

Saturday & Sunday

Kitty Playgrounds / Adoptions
Booth: 139, 135, 117, 107, 68, 58

Cat-tails by Tito’s Handmade Vodka
Lobby

Cattoos by Betty Rose Tattoos
Booth: 110

Art Workshops By The Art Garage
Booths: 157, 171

Face Painting by Little Fox Face Painting
Booth: 175

Caricatures by Amy Chandler
Booth: 173

Indie & Pop Tunes • All Day

Art Workshops
By The Art Garage

Booth: 157, 171

Saturday

10 AM
Art Activity for Kids and Grown-Ups – Free

11 AM
Paint-Your-Own-Pottery Cat • $20

12:30 PM
Kitty Ear Flower Crown • $10

1:30 PM
Metal Stamped Bracelets • $15 – $25

3 PM
Paint-Your-Own-Pottery Cat Dish • $25

5 PM
Paint Party • $20

Sunday

11 AM
Kitty Ear Flower Crown • $10

1:30 PM
Metal Stamped Bracelets • $15- $25

3 PM
Paint-Your-Own Lucky Cat • $24

Tickets available MeOw!

Want to be an Exhibitor? Apply hereWant to be an Sponsor? Write to [email protected]