Join GCCA

Individual Member

Single (Adult or Minor with sponsor).

 

 

Why you should join?

  • Monthly Meetings featuring expert speakers (10 per year)
  • Participation in our Breeders Award and CARES programs
  • Priority registration for Swap Meets (5 per year)
  • Ability to buy fish at our Rare Fish Auction (2 per year)
  • Participation in Bag Exchanges (during Covid)
  • Members-only events such as Holiday Party, Picnic, hobby tours and more
  • Our award-winning website which includes hundreds of articles, a cichlid classifieds allow you to find local fish for sale and special members-only sections
  • Show your support for the top cichlid club in the USA
Duration: 1 year
Price: $20.00
Family Member

Family (Spouses and children under the age of 18 & all under one roof) - roommates, relatives, in-laws, adult siblings, etc will need to get individual memberships

Single (Adult or Minor with sponsor).

Why you should join?

  • Monthly Meetings featuring expert speakers (10 per year)
  • Participation in our Breeders Award and CARES programs
  • Priority registration for Swap Meets (5 per year)
  • Ability to buy fish at our Rare Fish Auction (2 per year)
  • Participation in Bag Exchanges (during Covid)
  • Members-only events such as Holiday Party, Picnic, hobby tours and more
  • Our award-winning website which includes hundreds of articles, a cichlid classifieds allow you to find local fish for sale and special members-only sections
  • Show your support for the top cichlid club in the USA
Duration: 1 year
Price: $25.00
Lifetime Member

Lifetime Member

A Lifetime Memebership entitles you to all the benefits of GCCA for your entire life. 

Single (Adult or Minor with sponsor).

Why you should join?

  • Monthly Meetings featuring expert speakers (10 per year)
  • Participation in our Breeders Award and CARES programs
  • Priority registration for Swap Meets (5 per year)
  • Ability to buy fish at our Rare Fish Auction (2 per year)
  • Participation in Bag Exchanges (during Covid)
  • Members-only events such as Holiday Party, Picnic, hobby tours and more
  • Our award-winning website which includes hundreds of articles, a cichlid classifieds allow you to find local fish for sale and special members-only sections
  • Show your support for the top cichlid club in the USA
Duration: Lifetime
Price: $500.00

You are not a paid GCCA member or your membership has expired

Tropical Fish Swap Meet October 31, 2021

2021 10 31 swap R4

GCCA's Swap Meet is a great place to buy fish, plants, food, equipment and more! 

  • Buy directly from the breeder and make your best deal!
  • Four times a year these fish swaps have the largest selection of fish available in the Midwest
  • Find fish that you can't find at any local fish store.
  • This is the one biggest Most vendors sell fish that they raise themselves.
  • Most vendors sell fish that they raise themselves.
  • Take a look at our classifieds to see a preview into some of this the vendors are bringing
  • Arrive early for the best selection!

Sunday from 10AM to 1PM

Early Admission: $10  NEW!  From 9:30am to 10am
Regular Adminsion $5 Starting at 10am
9:30AM to 1:30PM

Get in 30 minutes before the rest of the crowd and get the best pick of fish!

Hilton Northbrook
2855 Milwaukee Avenue
Northbrook, IL 60062
Map and Directions

Admission

$10 for VIP early admission from 9:30am - 10am

$5.00 for adults after 10am
Kids under 15 free with an Adult admission
All sales are exclusively between buyer and seller. Ask sellers about their refund policy.

Covid Note: Mask Mandate

Illinois has mandated masks for indoor gatherings. Please wear a mask at this event.

Fish for Sale at GCCA Swap Meet

 Map and Directions Below

Event Properties

Event Date 10-31-2021 9:30 am
Event End Date 10-31-2021 1:00 pm
Cut off date 10-31-2021
Individual Price $5.00
Location Hilton Chicago Northbrook