Minnesota Aquarium Society presents


Hagfors Center, Augsburg University, Minneapolis



9 A.M. - 6 P.M.


The Minnesota Aquarium Society welcome to our 2020 Aquarium Expo.  The mission of MAS is to help hobbyists be more successful

This one day family-friendly exposition showcases the best of what the Minnesota aquarium community has to offer.  Planned activities include:

  • Multimedia presentations from professional and advanced hobbyists on all aspects of keeping fish. Planned topics include Plant Care Basics, Tank Filtration 101, Aquascaping, Keeping Shrimp and other Invertebrates, Breeding Fish, Keeping Nano Tanks, the High Tech Aquarium, All Things Cichlid, and more.
  • Enjoy the incredible fish and decorated aquarium landscapes in two display rooms.
  • Participate in the MAS Aquascaping Contest.
  • Take home new fish, plants, food and equipment from our Marketplace.
  • Win valuable aquarium accessories from our Hourly Raffles.
  • Connect with aquarium equipment manufacturers, local fish stores and fellow hobbyists
  • Pick up discount coupons from local fish stores for fish and other goodies
  • Learn about all the membership activities of Minnesota Aquarium Society, the second oldest fish club in North America

Admission is FREE.  The event runs from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Free parking is available on site.  A preliminary schedule includes

  • Doors open at 9 am to our Atrium, Display Rooms and Marketplace
  • Concurrent presentations every hour (10 am to 3 pm) in the Presentation Rooms
  • Raffles in the Atrium every hour from 9:50 am to 4:50 pm
  • Saltwater Tank Tours by the Augsburg Biology Department staff
  • Silent auction for fish and other donated goods

Keep tabs on the day’s event at www.aquarium.mn/2020 as we continue to add exciting activities.  You can also see pictures and videos from last year’s event, www.aquarium.mn/2019/recap, which had  1,000+ visitors.   

We’ll see you at the Expo!

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