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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

Rare Fish Auction (Members-only)

Members-only Rare Fish Auction

Twice each year, GCCA brings in rare and hard-to-find cichlids from top cichlid breeders around the world. 

Our rare fish auction allows you to bid on fish, learn more about them, and take them home with you!

Fish List

GCCA will post approximately 100 groups of fish for sale about a week to two weeks prior to this LIVE event.

You must be a paid, GCCA Member to bid on fish.

Not a GCCA member?

Click here to join GCCA Online. It's only $20!

Check to see if you membership is current
  1. Go to the GCCA Log-in page 
  2. Enter your username/password and click the log-in button
  3. Click the Membership Status link at the top of the page

Enjoy our Curated Auction!

Each lot will be awarded to the highest bidder.

GCCA experts will review the bags of fish for sale via a slide show such as the one below.

Our speakers will share pictures, suggested retail price and care details for each fish. 

Sample slide

 

Event Properties

Event Date 08-08-2021 6:30 pm
Event End Date 08-08-2021 9:30 pm
Location Hilton Chicago Northbrook