The schedule is subject to change.
9AM Volunteers and Exhibitors Begin Set Up and Check In for Rats Registered for Show
11AM Doors Open to Public
11 AM Kitten Class of Standards Show Begins
11:15 AM Rat Race!
11:30 AM Demo on Basic Rat Standards and How They Are Judged
12 PM First Half of Pet Show
- Longest Tail
- Most Laid Back
- Special Senior Rat
- Most Amazing Rescue
- Cutest Kitten
- Costume Contest!
12:30 PM Presentation on Training Tips for Your Rat by Dan Neuwirth
1 PM Adult Class of Standards Show Begins
1PM First Raffle Pull
1:30 PM Presentation on Basic Rat Genetics Explained With Cartoons by Lynn Rosskamp
2PM Second Half of Pet Show
- Most Unusual
- Most Amazing Disabled Pet
- Best Matched Pair
- Prettiest/Handsomest Pet Rat
2PM Rat Toss! (No actual rats will be tossed in this game!)
2:30 PM Live Rat Drawing Event: watch artists make rat imagery in a variety of media in just half an hour!
3 PM Silent Auction for the Just-Made Art (auction ends at 3:30 PM and proceeds benefit rescue orgs)
3:15 PM Crap Shoot (a fun game of chance)
3:30PM Second Raffle Pull
3:45PM Standards Show Winners Announced
4PM Show ends and clean up begins