Internet Cat Video Festival

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Pudge, An Internet Famous Cat, Is A Full-Time Job For Her Mpls. Owner

A Twin Cities cat has become an Internet superstar. Pudge is so successful that her Minneapolis owner quit her job and now works full time managing her career.

08/18/2015

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Movie Blog: This Week’s Best Bets

The Internet Cat Video Festival has come and gone, and so has summer, it seems. The forecast this week looks like it’s straight out of October, so it’s probably a good time to catch a movie, or watch something new on Netflix.

08/18/2015

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4 Things To Know: First Avenue Incident, Ventura VP Talks & More

From a partial ceiling collapse at First Avenue to Jesse Ventura talking about being a possible vice president candidate for Donald Trump, here are the four stories to know for Thursday, Aug. 13.

08/13/2015

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Over 11,000 Attend Internet Cat Video Festival In St. Paul

An annual festival for cat videos has drawn thousands of feline fanatics to a St. Paul baseball stadium. St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman said 13,000 people were at CHS Field on Wednesday night for the fourth year of the Internet Cat Video Festival.

08/13/2015

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2015 Internet Cat Video Festival At CHS Field

Cat fans will be scurrying to CHS Field in St. Paul tonight for the 2015 Internet Cat Video Festival!

08/12/2015

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4 Things To Know: Clinton Emails, Brian Williams’ Suspension Over & More

From the latest on the Hillary Clinton email controversy to Brian Williams’ suspension being over, here are the four stories to know for Wednesday, Aug. 12.

08/12/2015

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Movie Blog: This Week’s Best Bets

It’s a busy week for movies here in the Twin Cities. We’ve got a massive festival for the internet’s beloved cats, two compelling documentaries hitting theaters, and a screening of a French New Wave classic.

08/11/2015

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Study: Cat Videos Have Value

For anyone who thinks watching cat videos on the Internet is a waste of time, think again. A new study posted in the journal Computers in Human Behavior examined how cat videos help improve your mood.

06/18/2015

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Tickets Go On Sale For 4th Annual Internet Cat Video Festival

Cat lovers, and cat video lovers, the wait is over! Tickets for the 2015 Internet Cat Video Festival are now on sale.

06/03/2015

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Best Places to Celebrate National Pet Month In Minnesota

The goal of National Pet Month is to remind the populous of all the great benefits of pet ownership. Most pet people don’t need any convincing to appreciate their animal companions, in fact, many are looking for just another excuse to go the extra mile to spoil them rotten.

05/22/2015

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Movie Blog: 2015 Internet Cat Video Festival Coming To St. Paul

The Walker Art Center’s beloved Internet Cat Video Festival is becoming something of a Minnesota summer tradition, and this year it’s coming to St. Paul.

01/29/2015

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Movie Blog: Right Here, Right Meow

How did the old song go? “The cat came back the very next day.” After spending a year at the Great Minnesota Get-Together, the venerable Internet Cat Video Festival is returning to its initial digs on the hill just outside of the Walker Art Center.

08/14/2014

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Cat Video Festival To Return To Minn. Museum

Attention, fans of cat videos. The Internet Cat Video Festival is returning to the Walker Art Center this summer. The Minneapolis museum is bringing the festival back as a free community event at Open Field, the Walker’s summer gathering place, on Aug. 14.

02/08/2014

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Next Internet Cat Video Festival Back On The Hill

Much like the cat who came back the very next day, the phenomenally popular Internet Cat Video Festival will be making its return to the hill behind the Walker Art Center this summer. Doesn’t that just make you purr?

02/06/2014

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WCCO 4 At The Fair: Day 7

Can you find a ‘Goin’ To The Lake’ experience at the fair? Wednesday was also Read and Ride Day at the Great Minnesota Get-Together. And to celebrate literacy in our state, we had a prickly little Internet celebrity stop by our fair booth.

08/28/2013

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Meow-vie Blog: Itty, Bitty Kitties Hit The Big Time

The first Internet Cat Video Festival was a grassroots surprise, but damned if the Walker and the State Fair powers that be aren’t pulling out all stops to make sure lightning doesn’t strike twice.

08/28/2013

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Walker Taking Internet Cat Video Festival To Michigan

Organizers of the annual international ArtPrize competition in Michigan say an Internet Cat Video Festival will be part of this year’s event. The free Sept. 27 showing at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids is being put on by the Walker Art Center.

07/30/2013

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Purrfect! Walker’s Cat Festival Moving To Minnesota State Fair

We know now that cats have at least two lives, since the Walker Art Center announced it will be reprising its wildly popular Internet Cat Video Festival this year.

02/14/2013

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More Than 10,000 Attend Walker’s Cat Video Fest

The Walker Art Center in Minneapolis tested the boundaries of legitimate art with a film festival devoted to the online cat videos that pervade YouTube and social networks.

08/31/2012

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Walker Art Festival: The Cat’s Meow

Event organizers say the cats have purred and the people have spoken. On Thursday, the public will know who the king of all cat videos is.

08/29/2012