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Welcome to Reef-A-Palooza New York

Reef-A-Palooza can best be described as an indoor marketplace where sellers, exhibitors, and hobbyists of all types can buy, sell, trade, showcase their products to the marine hobbyist community. Come join us and celebrate our 4th year anniversary.

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 REEF-A-PALOOZA New York 2017: Trapped Inside a Fish Tank!

Why Should You Attend Reef-A-Palooza New York?

Create Vital Connections

Socialize with Speakers, Business Owners, Industry Leaders, Authors, Scientists and Hobbyists.

Explore Products and Technologies

Purchase the hottest new corals or see new cutting edge equipment.

Educate Yourself

Attend lectures from Industry Leaders. We recruit the industry’s highest rated speakers.

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Purchase Your Tickets Now

General Admission tickets can only be used for one day,
either Saturday or Sunday.

Children 10 and under FREE. Cash Only At the Door*

General Admission
  • General Admission

  • $20Per Person/Day
  • Includes:

    • 1 day entrance to the show. Ticket is valid for either Saturday or Sunday.

  • Diamond Pass

  • $100Per Person
  • Includes:

    • 1 Exclusive Entrance to Show Set Up on Friday, June 22 (2:30PM)
    • 1 Early Entrance to Show Saturday, June 23 (7:00 AM)
    • 1 Early Entrance to Show Sunday, June 24 (9:00 AM)
    • 1 Sheet of Raffle Tickets

You don’t want to miss out on all the fun. 

Cash Only at the Door.


Reef-A-Palooza consistently recruits the industry’s highest-rated speakers – as well as intriguing new talent and compelling voices from outside the Reef community.

Speaker Section Presented By…


Greg Carroll

Saturday 12:30 PM - 20 Years of Reef Keeping. A Lazy Man’s Guide

Chris Turnier

Sunday 12:30 PM - From Wild to Farmed

Julian Sprung

Sunday 2:30 PM - Backup Plan: Planning for Hurricanes and Other Natural Disasters That Can Leave You Powerless and Kill Your Reef

Conference Details

  • Saturday, June 23

    • 11:00 AM – Showroom Floor Open
    • 12:30 PM – Speaker
    • 2:30 PM – Speaker
    • 4:00 PM – Raffle
    • 6:00 PM – Showroom Floor Close

  • Sunday, June 24

    • 11:00 AM – Showroom Floor Open
    • 12:30 PM – Speaker
    • 2:30 PM – Speaker
    • 4:00 PM – Raffle
    • 6:00 PM – Showroom Floor Close




Plus Many More Vendors




Raffle Prizes and Counting

Want to know where to find your way around the show?

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where does Reef-A-Palooza - New York 2018 take place?

Meadowlands Exposition Center 355 Plaza Drive Secaucus, NJ 07094.

What is Reef-A-Palooza and who is it for?

Reef-A-Palooza is an indoor marketplace where sellers, exhibitors, and hobbyists of all types can buy, sell, trade, showcase their products to the marine hobbyist community.

How can I purchase tickets?

Tickets are available for purchase online or at the show. If you purchase tickets at the show only cash will be accepted.

How much will it cost to attend?

Tickets are priced at $20.00 per day. Tickets purchased online can be used for either Saturday or Sunday.

Are there any discounts offered?

Children under 10 free no other discounts apply.

What is your cancellation policy?

No refunds will be given.

What time does the event start and end each day?

Saturday, June 23 - 11am-6pm and Sunday, June 24 - 11am-6pm

Where is the closest airport?

Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) 13 miles from Meadowlands Exposition Center.

Does the venue have cash machines?

Yes, ATMs will be available.


No purchase necessary to enter raffle. You can pick up one free raffle ticket the day of the show at the show location or you can request one free raffle ticket by mail. Additional raffle tickets are available for purchase at the show. Must be present the day and time of the raffle to win. To request one free raffle ticket, please send a self addressed stamped envelope to Reef-A-Palooza New York. Reef-A-Palooza New York Attention: Free Raffle Ticket 11765 South Orange Blossom Trail Suite D Orlando, FL 32837





Thank You to Our Sponsors

Media Sponsor
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Raffle Sponsor
Saltwater Sponsor


Embassy Suites by Hilton Secaucus Meadowlands

455 Plaza Drive, Secaucus, New Jersey 07094

Reef-A-Palooza New York 2017 returns to the Meadowlands Exposition Center, ideally located next door to the Embassy Suites by Hilton Secaucus Meadowlands. Book your room now at the official hotel of Reef-A-Palooza New York. Free made-to-order breakfast included. Complimentary drinks.

You’ll be close to Time Square, Empire State Building, Long Island Aquarium, as well as many of New York and New Jersey’s finest restaurants, attractions, theaters, shopping and nightspots. You’ll want to explore this friendly city. Space is limited, so book your room right away.


Become a Sponsor/Exhibitor?

Sponsorship/Exhibitor Opportunities

Each year thousands of hobbyists and professionals come to Reef-A-Palooza to look for products and services that will enable them to develop their reefing skills, solve reef-keeping challenges and find inspiration to create amazing reef tanks. Most of Reef-A-Palooza attendees directly purchase or recommend the purchase of reef products and services. By exhibiting in 2019 you’ll reach thousands of new prospects each year.

At Reef-A-Palooza your brand will be seen by thousands of hobbiyist, thinkers and doers. Reach the A-List speakers, shot-calling attendees and thousands more who visit the conference annually. If you want to sell your product or service, Reef-A-Palooza is the perfect place to be. Get the most from your visit to Reef-A-Palooza by expanding your reach through marketing and PR. Contact us about our promotional opportunities and find more ways to promote your brand at the show.

Interested in being a Sponsor or Exhibitor for Reef-A-Palooza New York 2019?

Returning Exhibitors

Kristine Turnier
Show Management

New Exhibitors/Sponsors

Thank you for your interest in attending REEF-A-PALOOZA NEW YORK  (June 22-23, 2019). Please fill out the information below to get show and registration email updates.

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Things To Do In New York

Whether it’s a trip for families, couples, single travelers or friends, you’ll find so many things to do in New York and New Jersey. New York and New Jersey offer unique experiences for every visitor to ensure an unforgettable vacation. Make this getaway whatever you want it to be. Search from attractions, arts and culture, shopping, spas, golf, dining, outdoor adventures and nightlife to build your perfect itinerary.

Bring the family and plan your trip.

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