MKKA's 25th Annual Show

October 6th - 8th, 2017

This year's featured speaker: Jaap-Jan de Greef

America's Best Value Inn & Suites
1244 Canterbury Road
Shakopee, MN 55379
(952) 445-3644

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An American Killifish Association (AKA) Sanctioned show

Location

America's Best Value Inn & Suites
1244 Canterbury Road, Shakopee, MN
(Hwy. 169 & Canterbury Road)

Room rate should be around $89.00 plus taxes for a king or a double.  When making reservations, mention Minnesota Killie Keepers to get this rate.  Call 952-445-3644 or Information/Reservation.

Pre-Registration
Show pre-registration is strongly encouraged and greatly appreciated!
Entries should be sent to: mkka.show@gmail.com.
The entry fee of $1.00 per pair is waived if entries are pre-registered.

Mail-In's
Entry fees are waived for all mail-in's which should be sent to:
Brad Swanson
3311 Upton Ave. N.
Minneapolis, MN 55412-2207
Packages should arrive by Thursday, October 5th.
A list of entries sent would be appreciated and should be sent to: mkka.treasury@gmail.com.
Any questions call or text Brad @ 612.387.0007.
All mail-ins will be put into the Sunday auction.

Show Set-up
FRIDAY 3PM - ?? - Show set-up. Tanks will be set-up with water in them for early show arrivals/entries.
FRIDAY 6PM - Pizza party. Enjoy a slice during our speaker's presentation.

Registration
SATURDAY 9AM - 12noon - Show registration/benching of show fish. Entry fee is $1.00 per pair, but is waived if show fish are for auction on Sunday.

Show Fish On Display
SATURDAY 12noon - 6PM - Many pairs of killifish will be on display. Members will be available to answer any questions that you may have. Find out why we keep these fish and how simple they are to keep and/or spawn.

Featured Speaker
SATURDAY 3PM - Our speaker will be giving a presentation on killifish.

Hospitality
SATURDAY 6PM until ?? - Hospitality Meal and Party at Milo & Nancy Squires' home, minutes away from the show site. Come join us! Lots of food, fun and friends...new and old! We pride our ourselves on having a great assortment of food and beverages. We love our craft beers!

Featured Speaker
SATURDAY 7PM - Our speaker will be giving a presentation at the hospitality party.

Auction Registration
SUNDAY 9:30AM - 11AM - Registration of auction items. You do not need to be a member to sell items at our auction. However, they must be plants, killifish or killie-related supplies.

Awards and Auction
SUNDAY 11AM - Presentation of show awards followed by the killifish and plants auction. This is your opportunity to buy killifish and plants from the breeders and aquarists who love these wonderful fish!-->



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Classes
1. New World Annuals 8. Mesoaphyosemion (Calliurum type)
2. New World Non-Annuals & Rivulus 9. Mesoaphyosemion Non-Calliurum type)
3. Nothobranchius 10. Kathetys, Christyi, & Diapterons
4. Paraphyosemion gardneri 11. Aphyosemion (All Other Varities)
5. Paraphyosemion except gardneri 12. Epiplatys
6. Fundulopanchax (All Other Varieties) 13. All Other Varities
7.Chromaphyosemion  
Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place & for Best of Show.

 

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