to the Northern Wisconsin Reef Society!
are a group of marine aquarium lovers centered around the
Rhinelander, Wisconsin area. Our members span all the way from northern
Wisconsin to the Upper Penninsula of Michigan.
members of the Northern Wisconsin Reef Society (NWRS) are happy to
announce our 4th annual Frag Swap that will be held on March 17th,
2012, co-hosted by our neighbors: the Upper Peninsula of Michigan
Marine Aquarium Society and the Lake Superior Marine Aquarium Club!
are cordially inviting you to be a Coral Vendor at our event!
Quality Inn (Formally Holiday Inn),
When: Saturday, March 17th, 10:00am -
setup: Friday, 4:00 - 8:00pm* & Saturday, 8:00 -
We are more than happy to acomidate a trader.
If you are arviving early or late, just let us know!
Our event will consist of
featuring 15+ local and large regional
coral venders and 200+ attendees.
own Kevin Kohen will be doing a presentation.
Table: Featuring Kevin Kohen
(LiveAquaria Director), Matt Petersen (Expert Fish Breeder &
Magazine), Steve Krogh (LiveAquaria) & more!
Donated coral from LiveAquaria.
Free Goody Bags:
for all attendees
Coral Trader Gift certificates
Drawing: Free to all attendees. The
certificates can be redeemed at the Coral Traders Table.
will be held at 11:30, 1:00 & 2:30cst.
Prize Raffles: Drawing
will be held at 3:00pm cst. The grand prize will be one pair
of Vortec MP10w ES. Other prizes to be announced.
Foster & Smith Retail Store
will be offering a 10% discount on dry-goods purchased the day of our
swap! Detailed information, the map/coupon and helpful shopping hints
can be found: HERE
Divers Den Coral - Drs.
F&S LiveAquaria will be
allowing attendees to
preorder from their
Divers Den and pickup your items the day of our
can save shipping charges on any item that is normally shipped from Drs
& Smith Aquaculture Coral & Marine Life Facility
Now is your chance to purchase that Coral(s), Fish, Clam or
the money you save on shipping, you can spend on Frags at the
Swap! Ordering information and updates can be found:
will be held at the Quality Inn.
The hotel is
located at 668 West Kemp Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501. It is
the same location as last year's swap. We have made
with the Quality Inn for special room
prices. The price per double ocupancy is 64.99. To the this
you need to call their direct number 715-369-3600 and tell the
reseptionist you are registering for the Northern Wisconsin Reef
Society Coral Swap.
details are the same as last year (no price increases) and are the
- The first 6' feet of table are $15 and includes one
free VIP raffle ticket package.
- Each additional 6' feet of table is $10.
- Maximum 18' feet of table space per each coral
- A donation of one $20 certificate is required. The
certificate will be raffled to attendees and will be redeemed at your
- Pre-sale section is available on our website.
to be a vendor for our event:
will be heavily promoting
this event through forums, websites
and direct email.
- Last year we almost doubled our attendance and plan
to do even better this year.
- The total for last year's giveaways and
prizes totaled over $11,500.
There no other local swaps or regional
swaps that can match or exceed what we offer in prizes &
attracts customers for you and you could win something as well!
- Our event has very low overhead (table &
- Early Friday setup and a very helpful crew to help
you setup or takedown.
- We work with any coral vendor with special
requirements or space requests.
We are full for this event!
Please contact us at the below email address and we will add you to our next event's invite list.
have any questions
about registering as coral trader, special
requirement requests or general questions about the Swap.
questions about NWRS or joining our club
will be quickly answered by contacting our club.