Addison, Illinois - June 27-28 The Guppy Associates International Chicago announce that an IFGA-sanctioned guppy show and auction will be held at the Hampton Inn & Suites, 1685 W. Lake Street. Entries and judging for the show will take place on Saturday, with an auction open to the public on Sunday morning. For more information on the show, contact Tom Allen at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.ifga.org.
Springfield, Massachusetts - July 30-August 2 The New England Cichlid Association will host the American Cichlid Association 2015 Convention at the Sheraton Hotel, One Monarch Place. Headlining the event will be a lineup of speakers that includes Jaap-Jan de Greef, Oliver Lucanus, Laif DeMason, Al Sabetta, Ad Konings, Rusty Wessel, Charley Grimes, Dr. Paul Loiselle, Dr. Hubert Kuerzinger, and Wayne Leibel. Events include a fish show, Sunday auction, and much more. For registration and event updates, visit www.ACAconvention2015.com.
Murfreesboro, Tennessee - August 8-9 The Deep South Fancy Guppy Associates will host an IFGA-sanctioned guppy show and auction at the Clarion Inn. Entries and judging for the show will take place on Saturday, with an auction open to the public on Sunday morning. For more information, contact Guerry Roberts at or visit www.ifga.org.
Tampa, Florida - September 3-7 The Florida Fancy Guppy Club will present the 18th World Guppy Contest at the Crowne Plaza Tampa Hotel Westshore. International guppy breeders from at least four continents will present their best guppies. For more details, visit www.18thworldguppycontest2015.com.
Washington, D.C. - September 4-6 The 2015 Marine Aquarium Conference of North America (MACNA) convention will be held at the Marriott Wardman Park. The conference will feature speakers, vendors, and visitors from all over the world, with presentations from Dr. Carole Baldwin, Eric Caamano, Brian Greene, Gustav Paulay, Richard Ross, Julian Sprung, Lyle Squire, Red Talbot, Matt Wandell, and many more. For more information, visit macnaconference.org/2015.