What do you like to do at baseball stadiums?
Do you like to watch baseball? Do you like to sink low in your seat and blink at fireworks after watching baseball? Do you like to sing baseball songs, and eat baseball foods? Do you like to play baseball?
A photo posted by Karen Larson (@kelarson1976) on Aug 12, 2015 at 8:46pm PDT
At CHS Field in St. Paul, Minn., home of the indy league St. Paul Saints, 13,000 Minnesotans used the baseball confines last night to watch cat videos, paint cat faces on one another and do other generally cat-related, or at least easily cat-punned, activities at the fourth-annual Internet Cat Video Festival.
— CatVidFest (@CatVidFest) August 13, 2015
Top honors went to “Cat Behavior Finally Explained,” winner of the 2015 people’s-choice Golden Kitty award. Cats were not allowed to vote.
A photo posted by Laura (@cricketkittycatmastermind) on Aug 12, 2015 at 6:30pm PDT
The event, hosted by St. Paul’s Walker Art Center, featured the mayor of St. Paul throwing out a ceremonial ball of yarn.
A photo posted by Jen van Kaam (@jenvankaam) on Aug 13, 2015 at 12:43am PDT
Attendees were not allowed to bring their cats, though they were encouraged to dress as them.
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