In the bowl show, there are 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards within each category. If there is more than one category, there is also a Best of Show award. Each member who participates shall receive 5 raffle tickets. More than one entry does not obtain any additional tickets. Winner of the Bowl Show receives a $25 gift certificate.
January – Gobies and Anabantoidei except Betta splendens.
February – Betta splendens male & female judged separately and Rainbow Fish
March – Guppies in pairs and Old World Cichlids
April – Auction, no bowl show
May – Mollies, Platies, and Swordtails in pairs
June – Aquatic Plants and New World Cichlids
July – Rasbora, Barbs, and other Cyprinids plus Killifish
August – Characins, Catfish and Loaches
September – Goldfish and Odd Live bearers in pairs
October – Non Vertebrates, Aquatic Animals, Amphibians, Aquatic Reptiles, and Oddball fish not listed
November – Show and Auction, no bowl show
December – Potluck, no bowl show