Greater Iowa Reef Society & CEACich Aquatics Present: Spring Fest 2018! Sunday March 25th, 2018 Location: Iowa State Fairgrounds Bruce L. Rastetter 4-H Exhibits Building Des Moines, IA We've got a ton of space for this event - 43,000 square feet! **(and cheaper than the Animal Learning Center actually...) Event Day Schedule: Doors will open early for check-in (exact time TBD) 11:30am - Show Floor Opens for Members-Only Early Access 12:00pm - Show Floor Opens to Public 2:30pm - Raffle 3:00pm - Show Floor Closes $5 General Admission FREE for GIRS and CEACich Aquatics Club Members FREE for all 17 and younger RAFFLE ITEM THREAD: https://www.greateriowareefsociety.org/threads/raffle-item-list.28771/ We have some great things in the works for this event which we will announce as we lock them in! Here are a few fun things that will be going on: Kids' Zone open from Noon - 3 pm This will include fun activities for the kids! Photo Booth (more information to come) FOOD AND DRINKS! ** INCLUDES BEER ** The venue will have the Concessions Stand open with a variety of food & snacks available from their catering vendor Campbell's Concessions. MENU POSTED IN THREAD POST #35, CLICK HERE TO JUMP TO IT VENDORS! There will be no limit on Dry Goods tables and non-coral vendors We will be limiting the number of Coral Vendors We plan on having a Community Dry Goods / Used Equipment area, as well as a Community Livestock Tank. This was popular at Fall Fest, so we are planning on doing it again. More information to come! We've already got a bunch of vendors lined up, including: Coral Vendors Jason Fox Signature Corals AZN Nutty TNT Corals Reef Deep Aquatics Midwest Frags T Ball Aquaporium Unlimited Color Corals Jeanette Becker Dave Roth Jeremy Dirks Matt Van Sloten Casey Schares & Kendall Kannegieter Non-coral Vendors Booyah's Clowns Dirk Griffin Mermaid's Cove Printed Reefing Solutions Fiji Cube Landscape Accents **Tables fees: $20 per table for Members & Sponsors $25 per table for all others ** If power is needed, a $5 charge per booth space (not per table) will apply Night-before setup will be available from 7pm - 11pm More to come!!!