- FEATURED EVENT -
The Lake Erie Advanced Reefers proudly present the:
2017 - LAKE ERIE FRAG FEST
Saturday, February 25th, 11:00am-4:00pm
Strongsville Holiday Inn
15471 Royalton Rd.
Strongsville, OH 44136
Lake Erie Frag Fest - 2017
Saturday, February 25th
11:00am - 4:00pm
Buy, sell, and trade corals, fish, equipment, and more with your fellow hobbyists.
Now one of the largest frag swap events in Northeast Ohio!
Open to the public.
Huge event area. Over 9600 Sq. Ft!!!!!
Plenty of parking.
Huge raffle including multiple special Grand Prize Raffles!
Food, drinks, and a full bar.
Fun for everyone!
Please be sure to check out this page often as event information, raffle prizes, and vendors are frequently updated.
Last Updated; 1/13/17
CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE DISCUSSION THREAD ON REEFCENTRAL.COM
Huge 9600+ Sq. Ft. Swap layout!!!
(Please note; This is only a tentative layout, and not the final version)
General Admission Entry Fee - $5 (Kids 12 and under FREE)
PLEASE NOTE: We will have plenty of FREE tables available on the day of the swap for general admission participants. However, these general admission participants will NOT be able to set-up a tank/system, or have electrical access. An "Early Bird Special" must be
purchased in advance to set up a holding/display tank w/ water, and have electrical access.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us via E-mail at
Please Note: The event was sold out months before in previous years for Vendor and Early Birds. Do not hold off on registering if you plan to attend as a Vendor or Early bird. We have totaly maximized the space at this venue, and can not add any more space once we are sold out.
SOLD OUT!!! Early Bird Specials Admission - $30 (Limited number available)SOLD OUT!!!
Please keep in mind that only "Early Bird Special" participants will be allowed to set up a holding/display tank w/ water, and have electrical access.
We will have a limited number of “Early Bird Specials” available for hobbyists (no commercial vendors) to reserve in advance. Pricing is $30 for a 4' table area. Set up will open at 9:00am for all those that preregister. Electrical will be provided. However, we are limiting all Early Bird Participants to T5's, VHO's, LED’s or PC's...no MH's please.
Those that wish to preregister as an “Early Bird Special ” hobbyist must send payment prior to the swap. Payments can be made via PayPal to email@example.com, or by check/money order (please e-mail
for an address to mail payment). Also, please note on the payment what it is subject to.
PLEASE NOTE: We will have plenty of FREE tables available on the day of the swap for general admission participants. However, these general admission participants will NOT be able to set-up a tank/system, or have electrical access.
Please also remember that the tables supplied to "Early Bird Special" hobbyists are “normal folding tables” that will not support a large amount of weight. Please limit the size (weight) of the tanks to 15 gallons or less of water volume (tank size can be larger, but must only contain 15 gallons of water or less). All unsafe set-ups will be asked to be taken down as we want to try and avoid any accidents. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us via E-mail at
SOLD OUT!!! Vendor Admission -$100 for an 8' table space, and $80 for each additional 8' table. Vendors are also required to make a minimum donation to the raffle ($50 retail value minimum). (Limited number available on a first come, first serve basis)SOLD OUT!!!
Doors will open at 8:00pm Friday evening the 24th and 7:00am Saturday morning the 25th for set-up to vendors.
For information on participating as a vendor, please email
The Lake Erie Frag Fest will utilize ReefTrader.com for hobbyists and vendors to arrange presales beforehand.
Visit ReefTrader.com for more information.
Official Frag Fest T-Shirts:
The LEAR Great Lakes Raffle:
The Great Lakes Raffle is sure to be one of the largest around.
The raffle will begin at 2:00pm the day of the event.
Click the link below often to view a complete updated list of raffle items and sponsors.
CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE RAFFLE PRIZES!
AZNNUTTY'S SALTWATER CONNECTION
MOTOR CITY CORALS
KING PIN CORALS
SKIPPER STEVE'S MARINE MADNESS
SALT CITY CORALS
SUMMIT CITY CORALS
R AND R CORALS
NY CORAL KING
Food and Beverage Consessions:
Consessions will be available in the event room throughout the entire Frag Fest consisting of hot foods, snacks, pop, and beer.
Dining is also available at the Holiday Inn and surrounding areas..
Click Here For More Information - www.histrongsville.com
Outside Food Or Beverages Allowed In The Event Facility.
Hotel Info, Reservations, and Driving Directions:
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