Calling all chicken enthusiasts and inquiring minds! Mark your calendars and plan to join in on the funky fun! Date: April 7th, 2012 Time: 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (fair or fowl weather, the show will go on)! Location: Austin City Limits (tour maps will be available for a nominal fee). Purpose: New Coop Design Ideas, Promote Sustainability, and Community Fellowship. So what's this year's Coop Scoop? How bout' a friendly neighborhood RIVALRY! To make things interesting, this year we're asking that neighbors gather nearby chicken keepers to show off their poultry pride!! Your neighborhood may just earn the bawking rights to become the Head Henhouse of our fair city. To see what it takes to become a Coop Host, check out the APPLICATION on Funky Coop Tour Blog Spot If you think your coop has enuff stuff to strut; get your application in so the pre-qualification process can begin!! Remember the early bird catches the worm. ***THE DEADLINE IS JANUARY 22, 2012 TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE 2012 TOUR. NO EXCEPTIONS. BREAKING NEWS The Austin Funky Coop Tour is proud to be an event of the Urban Poultry Association of Texas Inc., a newly formed nonprofit (currently filing for 501c3 Status. Portions of the tours proceeds will benefit a cause worth clucking about! Presently, a charitable cause has yet to be determined. More on that at a later date. Stay Tuned!! We look forward in sharing the eggcitment with Austins Backyard Poultry Keepers and the Funkiest and Weirdest Community on the Planet. May the flock be with you!!