-Event- TCMAS 2017 Fall Saltwater Expo/Frag Swap

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  1. acharpenter

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    The Annual TCMAS Fall Expo

    Saturday November 18th, 2017

    12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

    Raffle at 3:30 pm




    This event is FREE to attend and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!!!!!



    West Medicine Lake Community Club
    1705 Forestview Lane North
    Plymouth MN 55441

    More info will be readily available on the events website
    here

    Vendors, raffle items, and event sponsors will all be updated on the events site so keep your eye on the expo page!

    RSVP is NOT required - but let us know your coming so we can plan for food and the vendors can plan for how much goodies to bring!!!



    (DamianM) - 2 - Yay!! Corals!!!!
    abhishek - 1
    acharpenter - 1
    Adam G - 1
    Asalt2014 - 2
    asifiqbal2 - 6
    Beau46290 - 3 - IM SO EXCITED
    BEAV9900 - 1
    BlacknBlue2 - 4 - Me and the girls are doing the friday night sleepover to watch the tanks.
    blennieluvr - 4
    cathorn - 1
    CBR - 2
    clowning around - 2
    coldwaterreefer - 1 - Doing the food
    Dane - 2
    David Grigor - 1
    David Liller - 3
    Gary - 2
    gguertin - 3
    hamer - 1
    Hockeyfan - 1
    Honeygs - 2
    Hydroman - 1
    iamgeekgirl - 2
    Ill never be satisfied - 3
    infinityends - 1
    jlanger - 1
    Kpax1414 - 2
    livestuff - 1
    LoganLaBonne - 1
    LostUnderwater - 2
    mak - 3
    Mooneye - 1
    Nemo's Buddy - 2
    Nickz - 2
    RedHeckle - 1
    RedLine - 1
    RSnodgrass - 1
    spumilia - 1
    tomte25 - 1
    tthorn125 - 2
    zakroctj - 1

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  3. dougers31

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    With the swap pre-sale forum being opened up so early(usually 2 weeks before swap if I recall) will those who post for sale threads be able to edit them up until the swap? I think editing used to be shut off a week or two after the original thread was posted.

    Thanks!
     
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    Yes, the new forum software allows limitless editing
     
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    Just got word... Kevin @Live Aquaria, Quality Marine, ORA, and APET will be sending me raffle donations for the EXPO. WOOHOO! More info will be posted in our sponsors thread as info comes in!
     
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    Sorry to be that guy, but how are raffle tickets acquired?
     
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    Not a bad question at all. There will be a table at the Expo that will sell the tickets. Just put the tickets in the box associated with the prizes you want. I believe the raffle will be at 3:30.

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    We still get extra raffle tickets with LFS receipts?


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    We get extra raffle tickets for supporting local fish stores still?


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    Just got word from Turbo Aquatics that they are donating a L2 Scrubber. It will either be here on Friday, or he will ship directly to the winner next week.
     
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    Woohoo!
    Looks like we will have some nice big prizes.
    Off the top of my head:
    Full Apex from TCMAS
    Apex Jr from New Wave
    2 part dosing setup from BRS
    L2 Scrubber from Turbo
    Food packs from Reed Mariculture and LRS
    Gift Certificates from Live Aquaria and Unique Corals

    and of course all the great stuff that Petco-Minnetonka brings!
    I am sure I forgot some.There will be many more smaller ticket items as well.
     
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    I'm loaded up and on the road to start setting up for the swap. Come ready for lots of items that haven't been posted and an open wallet for all the eye candy out great vendors have this year!
     
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    How early can we get in to set up? Forgive me if i missed the message. I might have to set up 3 raffle tanks today!
     
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    You would not believe the eye candy coming through the doors for the swap.

    Petco is bringing the house down with full colonies to win!!!

    New Wave is representing well with some stunner rainbows just to start.
    The North is bringing some great gear and awesome hobby grown corals.
    Fragriculture is setting up now as we speak.
    BRS will be joining us.
    You know Booyahs here with all kinds of fancy clowns... DOZENS.
    Reef Deep is settling in, with some fun to come.
    AznNuttySaltwaterConnection has tables of coral colonies.
    Current Pets has everything floating and ready to unbag.
    Best of all there are STILL 6 more vendors coming!!!
     
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    I'll be there hopefully before 10 a.m..... :)
     
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    Did I also mention there are some really cool fish you don't see every day... reef safe, colorful, captive bread, small, big, round... (cough) pipe shaped too...
     

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