Category: Events

Trivia Night to Benefit Cats!

Do you love trivia?  And cats?  Of course you do!  So check out Cat Vando’s trivia night to benefit stray and feral cats! Trivia is held on the second Wednesday of each month on the upper level of Skrine Chops in Forest Park.  Confirm with Cat Vando before you head out.  Come hungry and enjoy... Read more »

Congratulations to Maru: Our 2011 Meowch Madness Champion!

Congratulations to our winner Maru! We are so happy to celebrate your One Shining Meowment!!!

Meowch Madness Championship!

The tournament has been full of surprises and it all comes down to this. (5) Bruno & Solomon  and our Play-in Winner Snowball II made valiant efforts to get to the Final Four, but in the end, they couldn’t stop the Powerhouses Maru and Toonces. Which cat will have his One Shining Moment Meowment? poll... Read more »

Meowch Madness: Sweet Sixteen!

They don’t call it March Madness for nothing! Turns out Meowch Madness is no different. We had close races, huge upsets, and a couple Cinderellas, as the unlikely-but-lovable Figaro and Nermal knocked out two powerhouse #1 seeds (Mr. Bigglesworth and Garfield) in the first round. We’re down to the Sweet Sixteen, so vote now for... Read more »

Vote for our Meowch Madness Cartoon Cat Play-in Winner!

Yesterday was Selection Sunday, so you know what that means…it’s time for MEOWCH MADNESS!!! Help us choose our favorite cat in 2011. We’ll publish our bracket later in the week, but we need your help to decide the all-important play-in game in our Cartoon Cat division! poll by

Celebrate Valentine's Day at Harmony House's Open House!

Saturday, February 612:00 to 4:00pm3809 N. Kedzie, Chicago All proceeds benefit Harmony House, Chicago’s second oldest no-kill shelter.  For more information, call 773-463-6667. Handcrafted Valentine and cat-themed jewelry Bake sale and bag raffle Photo valentines of the Harmony House cats Unique gifts for your sweetheart Chicago’s finest catnip mats and toys Tails of Hope Raffle... Read more »

Treat Your Cat to a Spa Day!

Join Red Door Animal Shelter (2410 W. Lunt, Chicago) for a Chinese-themed Spa Day. Bring cat (or bunny) for a spa grooming–nail clipping, brushing, and 5-minute massages.  You can also take your kittyies photographed in colorful silks and brocades to celebrate the 2011: The Year of the Rabbit! All proceeds benefit the homeless animals at... Read more »

Tats for Cats- Back by Popular Demand!

Chicago’s most progressive tattoo and piercing parlor, Insight Studios, will be hosting their sixth benefit for Tree House Cats on Saturday, January 15th (12:00 noon – 10:00 p.m.), and Sunday, January 16th (12:00 noon – 8:00 p.m.). 100% of the shops’ profits on both days will be donated to Tree House! Visit to get... Read more »

Need Relationship Advice? Ask Amy Live tomorrow! ($10 off for ChicagoMeow readers!)

Just when you need her the most, nationally syndicated “Ask Amy” advice columnist & author Amy Dickinson and an expert panel will talk about life, love and the problems that come with them any time of year at Ask Amy Live: Relationships 101, at the Chase Auditorium, 10 S. Dearborn Street, Chicago, Wednesday, Dec. 1, at 6 p.m.     Tickets for Relationships 101 include... Read more »

Tats for Cats!

Have you always wanted a tattoo?  Do you love cats?  Combine the two and participate in Tats for Cats, this Saturday, November 20 from noon to 10pm and Sunday, November 21 from noon to 8pm at Insight Studios (1062 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago). For the fifth year in a row, 100% of the profits from... Read more »