• Kevin Kohen, LiveAquaria, and Petco donate $40,000 to PIJAC at MACNA 2018 September 9, 2018 - Supporting scientifically backed pet industry practices and legislation, and ensuring the future of the marine aquarium trade, Kevin Kohen,, and Petco made a donation today at #MACNA2018 to the amount of $40,000 to the PIJAC aquatics fund. This donation is earmarked to support Dr. Andrw Rhyne’s (2017 MASNA Award Recipient) research on cyanide detection […]
  • MACNA 2018 is Officially Open! September 7, 2018 - The Exhibit Floor is Open! Hours: 11AM – 6PM Friday 10AM – 6PM Saturday 10AM -4PM Sunday AND we still have daily, family and weekend passes available for sale at registration. Everyone is welcome to attend #MACNA2018!
  • Online/Pre-order sales of all #MACNA2018 passes end Wednesday September 2, 2018 - We will be officially closing the doors for online and pre-purchased MACNA tickets for 2018 on Wednesday, September 5th! Head on over to to get yours, or plan to pay at registration when you arrive (we will be selling passes at the door, so don’t panic too much).  
  • Announcing MACNA 2019! August 30th-September 1st in Orlando. August 29, 2018 - Announcing MACNA 2019 Celebrating Aquaculture August 30th – September 1st, 2019 Orlando, Florida Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort MASNA is proud to announce that the theme for MACNA 2019 will be “Celebrating Aquaculture”. Promoting the ethical growth of the marine aquarium hobby, supporting captive breeding and propagation efforts, and ensuring a sustainable future for the marine […]
  • Our 2018 hotel discounts have officially ended August 27, 2018 - MACNA discounts at the Westgate Resort are officially over – but don’t worry, you can book a room at the Westgate directly or through your favorite travel partner, you just won’t get our MACNA rates.
  • Full Conference Passes and the Saturday Night Banquet have SOLD OUT! Weekend, Daily and a la carte Reception Passes still available!. August 15, 2018 - We have officially sold all our full conference passes! No more will be available, and we have no more tickets available for the Saturday Night Banquet. But don’t worry! You can still attend MACNA, the Weekend Full Access pass gets you access to the exhibit floor, workshops, and speakers for just $90 for all three […]
  • Full Conference Passes ALMOST sold out August 12, 2018 - We have less than 5 Full Conference Passes available! Be sure to get yours now; When we sell out, we sell out! No more passes will be released.
  • Saturday Night Banquet Keynote Speaker announced!, Dr. Charlie Veron! August 7, 2018 - Join us at our Saturday Night Banquet and enjoy our Keynote Presentation from Dr. Charlie Veron!   Hailed by David Attenborough and proclaimed a second Charles Darwin, Charlie Veron has lived up to his namesake. From early childhood, he developed a deep affinity with the natural world and a love of learning. This didn’t prevent […]
  • Download our official MACNA 2018 app for iOS and Android! August 7, 2018 - Download the official mobile app of MACNA 2018!   MACNA 2018 App sponsored by Chemipure. Get instant access to the full conference schedule, last minute updates, and notifications from the conference staff. Connect with other attendees and share your conference experience and photos! And the best part is its free!  App Store links below. Now Available!!! […]
  • Spend Labor Day weekend and the week before MACNA in Las Vegas for $49/night! April 2, 2018 - MACNA 2018 is now offering hotel rooms starting at only $49/night for the nights of August 29 – September 5th. This rate is good for all attendees and exhibitors, and will be applied to existing reservations! All of the MACNA hotel rates include FREE overnight valet and self-parking, FREE Wi-Fi, and NO RESORT FEE ($34/night)! […]