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Wet Your Whiskers: Wine Tasting and Cat Photo Contest

  • Fangmeyer Theatre, HART 250 Pigeon Street Waynesville, NC, 28786 United States (map)

Come out for an evening of appetizers and drinks (wine tasting with beer option), plus vote for the winners of the cat photo contest!


Tickets are $35 per individual, $125 per sponsorship. A sponsorship includes three tickets, a sponsor gift and recognition during the event. Click HERE for tix!!


First and second place prizes will be awarded for the following categories:

  • Cat-Aerobics

  • Best Cat-Cessory

  • Sleeping Beauty

  • Best Whiskers

  • Friends FURever

  • I Fits; I Sits

In addition, a special prize will be awarded for Best in Show!

To submit electronically: Send a .JPG - 800 pixels minimum on the long side, .TIFF or .RAW to Remember to identify the category and provide a caption (optional). Then come back to our website to pay the submission fee through PayPal — $15 per submission.

To submit via postal mail: Send a 5x7 photo of the highest quality to the address below. Remember to identify the category, include a check for $15 for each submission and provide a caption (optional).

Tony Dapore Photography
527 Coyote Hollow Road
Waynesville, NC 28785


You need not be present to win.

Submitted photos may be used for FUR's promotional purposes. Winning photographs may be included in a 2020 FUR calendar.

All proceeds benefit Feline Urgent Rescue (FUR) of WNC.

Questions: please contact Sydney Klocke at or call (847) 826-5431.

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Later Event: June 15
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