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Announcing the American Cichlid Association Convention 2017, Cruisin’ for Cichlids. Come experience the infamous yearly gathering of cichlidiots, cichlidophiles, and fans of all things cichlid.  Speakers include, Pam Chin, Larry Johnson, Juan Miguel Artigas Azas, Ted Judy, Jeff Michels, Dale Ernst, Rick Preuss, Chris Carpenter, and  Dominic Cergnul who will provide top notch lectures throughout the convention on relevant and hot topics in cichlid husbandry and habitat. Along with the biggest and best cichlid show of the year, you’ll enjoy a nightly hospitality suite, great vendors’ showroom, large dry goods auction, multiple silent auctions, a huge cichlid and catfish auction, and all of the great attractions and landmarks Detroit has to offer.

This year, the Michigan Cichlid Association is hosting the festivities from July 13-16, 2017. We are holding the convention at the Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel and hope you will come cruisin’ with us!!!

We have two exciting tours planned for this year- a tour of the Belle Isle Aquarium and Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory on Thursday and Henry Ford Museum on Friday.  Other area attractions include Detroit Downtown, Motown Museum, Detroit Casinos, Detroit Historical Museum, Michigan Science Center, Comerica Park, Twenty Local Fish Shops within one hour, and many more.

Reserve your hotel room today!!!

Josh Cunningham and Blair Henze –  ACA 2017 Convention Chairmen