Conference events and activities

In addition to engaging sessions and speakers, here are some additional conference activities and events you can enjoy over the weekend.

  • Welcome reception in the Exhibit Hall: Get a chance to meet and greet, network with fellow conference attendees, do a little shopping, and explore a wide variety of exhibitor booths during the opening reception on Thursday, July 13, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Light snacks and drinks will be available.
  • Yaps and Apps Networking Party: Join us for the Yaps and Apps happy hour on Friday, July 14, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Light snacks and beverages will be available.
  • Network partner VIP party: Is your organization a No More Homeless Pets Network partner? If so, join us on Thursday, July 13, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for a special VIP mixer. Get a chance to network with other partners and special guests while enjoying hors d’oeuvres, a beverage (on us) and giveaways.
  • Alley Cat Allies tour: In partnership with Alley Cat Allies (ACA), Best Friends will be coordinating tours of ACA’s Atlantic City Boardwalk Cats Project on Sunday, July 16. You don’t want to miss this special opportunity to learn about this successful community cat program. Space is limited. Learn more and register here.