The term "crazy cat lady" is usually pejorative but often is embraced and celebrated. On June 5, 2016, the Fort Collins Cat Rescue will be doing the latter and raising money for the kitties while they're at it. Collins Cat Rescue

The first-ever Crazy Cat Lady Pageant is open to women, men, and children. The rescue is looking for imaginative cat lovers to strut their craziest costume inventions portraying their interpretation of a crazy cat lady, or gentleman, at the Fort Collins Cat Rescue's 10th Birthday Party.

The Party is happening at the facility parking lot located at 2321 E. Mulberry St., Units 1 & 9, Fort Collins, CO 80524 and is free to enter. You do have to register before May 31st to participate.

You think I need to have a costume if I have my cat tattooed on my arm? Asking for a friend.