Thursday, January 30, 2014
Repticon, one of the world’s largest promoters of reptile and exotic animal shows, brings its special brand of excitement to East Cooper. Herpetorama, Inc., dba Repticon, promoters of reptile and exotic animal expos, brings its unique blend of vendors, breeders, and educators to the Omar Shrine Auditorium in Mount Pleasant for a family-oriented winter show Jan. 25 and 26.
This Lowcountry event brings thousands of reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, spiders, and small exotic animals to area enthusiasts.
Top breeders and vendors will offer animals, merchandise, cages, supplies, live and frozen feeders, and much more, as well as their expert advice where needed.
In addition, world-class seminars by industry experts will educate and entertain. Many of the seminars feature live animals with an opportunity for guests to interact with them.
Free-entry raffles are held frequently during both days of the event, offering guests the opportunity to win coveted prizes.
The doors open to the general public at 10 a.m. on Saturday, closing at 5 p.m.
On Sunday, the show hours are 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
At the door, tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-12, and children under 5 are admitted free.
Advance tickets may be purchased fromtheir website at http://www.repticon.com/charleston.html.
Interested vendors should contact Monica VanderWaal at 977-1447.