AQUAFEST 2007 - Maryland

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AQUAFEST 2007 - Maryland

Post by MsCichlid » Wed Sep 26, 2007 11:33 am


Aquafest 2007

October 20th and 21st, 2007

Presented by:
The Capital Cichlid Association
The Greater Washington Aquatic Plants Association
The Potomac Valley Aquarium Society

Holiday Inn Laurel West 15101 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, Maryland
Speakers scheduled to appear include:

Eric Do“
Freshwater Invertebrates in the Planted Aquarium”
Tony Orso
“West African Fishes” “What's New”
Rusty Wessel
“Collecting in Honduras”
Ray "Kingfish" Lucas
“Banquet Speaker”

AquaFest 2007 The DC area’s “DON’T MISS” aquarium event of the year!

PVAS, CCA, and GWAPA are hosting our first-ever regional fall aquarium festival, AquaFest 2007, on
October 20th, with an all-day auction on October 21st. Speakers, fish show, vendors, demonstrations, raffle,
auction, banquet and more! Registration to hear the speakers is only $10 , plus extra for any of the meal options.
The cichlid and catfish fish show is presented by CCA and is ACA and FAAS sanctioned.

Friday - 10/19
3:00pm - 6:00pm Show Set-up (Volunteers welcome)
7:00pm - 10:00pm Show Benching

Saturday - 10/20
8:00am --Registration Open / Vendor Room Open
8:00am- noon - Show Benching
9:00am --Tony Orso, "West African Fishes"
10:30am --Rusty Wessel, "Collecting in Honduras"
12:00 - Lunch
1:30pm - Eric Do, "Freshwater Inverts in the Planted Aquarium "
3:00pm - Tony Orso, "What’s New"
4: 00pm - Judging (show area closed until done)
4:30pm - Aquascaping demonstration
6:00pm - 11:00pm Showroom Open
6:00pm - Cash Bar Happy Hour
7:00pm - Buffet Dinner, Speaker Ray "Kingfish" Lucas

Sunday - 10/21
9:00am- Auction Registration
10:00am until ? - Auction
12:30pm (approx)- PizzaFest
* You do not have to register
for AquaFest to attend the

The latest information and registration materials can be found on-line at

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