C.A.T.S. FEST 6
May 23- 26, 2019
Lake Granbury Conference Center
The 2019 C.A.T.S. (Cigar Aficionados Trades & Sales) Festival (aka CATSFEST 6) will be the first Craft Beer AND Cigar Festival in the United States. CATSFEST is so much more than a Craft Beer and Cigar Festival; it is a great community coming together to support our deployed men and women in the Armed Services and having an exceptional time while doing it.
CATS Beard & Mustache Competition
GranburyRadio.com CATS Scavenger Crawl
* schedule subject to change
Who is this man with a big heart? Shorty Rossi is a Keynote Speaker, Pit Bull Rescuer/Activist, Book Author and Avid Cigar Lover with his own cigar line.
Shorty grew up in LA and was on his own by age 15. By age 18 he was involved in a gang-related shooting and a convicted felon serving 10 years at Folsom State Prison.
Fresh out of prison and determined to change his life, he learned quick that entertainment jobs were lucrative as a little person. Working at Universal Studios and appearing in commercials and movies such as "The Grinch" with Jim Carrey, "The Kid" with Bruce Willis and "Daddy Day Care" with Eddie Murphy the list goes on with dozens of TV shows and theater throughout the years.
Shorty is definitely a workaholic. Starting Shortywood Productions, providing and manage little people entertainers. Also starting Shorty's Rescue - his passion for championing the cause of Pit Bulls. He's owned Pit Bulls since he was 14 years old and credits them for "saving his life".
All Sponsorships receive their logo on festival website and program, along with 2 festival passes, multiple write-ups (based on sponsorship level) in over 200 social media communities and platforms including cigar communities and related subjects.