Come Get Your Groove on at the Carolina Reef Experience

We are revving up for the 2nd annual Carolina Reef Experience this year and we would love to see you at the show if you are able to come. The event is taking place on November 6th and VIP entry will begin at 9:00 AM in Columbia, SC and general admission begins at 10:00 AM. Our sister company, Aquarium Specialty hosts the show each year and the venue is located in the same business park. About the Event The Carolina Reef Experience is hosted by Aquarium Specialty and we located a short 75 yard walk from the event and it will be held at the Britt Event Center – 533 Clemson Rd, Columbia, SC 29229. Join us on November 6th, 2021 as 30+ industry leading vendors come together to bring the best aquarium Summer Member Festival with Over $3000.00 in Prizes

Our friends over at are having a Member Festival. Membership is $10.00 for the year and by becoming a supporting member you will have a chance to win a Gryphon AquaSaw (valued at $395.00) or a ReefDose 2 Dosing pump from Red Sea (valued at $229.00). They are also giving away a frag tool kit ($32.00) and a 10 pack of Salifert test kits valued at $300.00 to name a few. In all, they will be giving away over $3000.00 in raffle prizes. If you are not familiar with then it’s worth a visit. The sites features a blog, public forum and a magazine. Also they feature some of the articles we publish here at Hop on over to Reefs.

In Case you Missed it, the 2022 MACNA Date is Set

By now it is no surprise why MASNA decided to cancel MACNA 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia but why reschedule and relocate the show to Milwaukee, Wisconsin for 2022 instead of keeping the show in Atlanta for 2021? At first thought maybe it was just that the venue wasn’t available in 2022 but maybe there is something else going on with the decision to move the show to Wisconsin in 2022. If you have any insider info or thoughts then we would love to hear from you. Below is the official MASNA announcement. The MASNA Board is proud to welcome you to MACNA 2022 Gathering and Growing, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on the shores of Lake Michigan. We look forward to having you join our community in Milwaukee, Wisconsin as we come together to Gather

Reef-A-Palooza Meadowlands Update

  The staff at Reef-A-Palooza just announced that the show will go on at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in New Jersey. Attendance will be limited to 1,000 attendees for the AM block and and afternoon block. Attendees will have a color coded wristband for each block and the event will take place on June 26th and June 27th. The morning block will open up at 9:00 AM and last until 1:30 PM followed by a 1 hour break for the vendors. The afternoon block will begin and 2:30 PM and end at 7:00 PM. Ultimate pass holders access to the show floor at 2:30 PM on Friday and 8:00 AM on Saturday and Sunday, making it a very long day for exhibitors. The show’s raffle will also be broken into two times each day