All Species Show & Auction Event

Save the Dates: June 13 & 14, 2020

About the Ultra-Aqua and Auction

The Akron Ultra-Aqua is  a TWO DAY EVENT that occurs during the second weekend in June. Held at the Tallmadge Community Center, 80 Community Road, Tallmadge, Ohio 44278. The Ultra-Aqua encompasses a whopping 60 Classes of an All-Species Show competition! Everyone is welcome to come and compete for awards and prizes—or to just see some amazing fish and other aquatic entries ! The Sunday auction is a fish and plant only auction.

Saturday, June 13, 2020—Show and Dinner

Show Registration Starts at 10 AM on Saturday. Bring your fish and set them up. Water and air supply are provided. Please bring your own show tank or bowl, air stone, and air valve to control air flow to your show tank. Registration closes at 5:00 pm. Entrance fees are $1.50 per for the first 20 animals you enter, each animal after 20 is free.

The Table Swap Meet will be open from 12:00 pm until 5:00 pm on Saturday, with various Independent Vendor tables selling their animals and hobby-related supplies.

In 2019, Jeremy Basch gave a detailed travelogue of his two trips to Colombia.

Dinner hosted by GAAS, along with a Speaker and Presentation, begins at 7:00 pm. All Ultra-Aqua show entrants are invited to attend for free. (Walk-ins are welcome and can join us and purchase dinner for $5)

Sunday, June 14, 2020—Auction

The Ultra-Aqua Auction registration begins at 10 am and starts at 11 am. This is an animal, plant, and live foods only auction—no hard goods or aquarium supplies will be auctioned.

All other typical Auction features Such as Rare Fish Raffle, 50/50 Raffles, Vendors, and Food & Drinks will be available.

The Ultra-Aqua Award Ceremony Presentation begins at 5:00 pm.

It’s an amazing weekend for an aquarium hobbyist! Whatever your interest, if you’ve come to compete, view, shop, sell, try your luck on the raffles, enjoy our dinner and presentation, or even simply to socialize with other aquarists, there truly is something for everyone to enjoy!

We Are Grateful for Ultra-Aqua Sponsors

Click here for a List of the 2019 Ultra-Aqua Sponsors

Click here for the 2019 Ultra-Aqua Flier
Show Rules
Ultra Aqua Entry Form


Bud White (330) 848-3866 E-mail

Wayne Toven (330) 256-7836 E-mail

Rich Serva (330) 650-4613 E-mail