Rare Livebearer Auction

CLS Rare Fish Auction 2023

Our Rare Fish Auction will take place after the Chicago Cichlid Association swap meet from 1:30PM to 3:30PM. GCCA Swap Meets are a lot of fun to attend and we meet immediately afterward.  |  Swap Details from GCCA

Hilton Northbrook Hotel
2855 Milwaukee Ave
Northbrook, IL 60062
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Rare Fish Auction

We are working with top breeders around the country to bring in rare and unusual livebearers. We will have a curated auction. For each fish to be auctioned, we will have a descriptive slide with a picture and care instructions.

Sample Slide

Our Auction Supports Livebearer Conservation and Research

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the American Livebearer Association. Our last auction raised $3000 for the group!

Membership Required

In order to bid on fish, you need to be a member of the Chicago Livebearer Society. 

Join our Club online! It's only $10 per year.

Pre-register as Buyer

Recommended: Pre-register as a Buyer

Rare Fish Auction List 

The list below is subject to change. | Download our Auction Prospectus (Available about 2 weeks prior to event)

Multiple bags of most species will be available. Over 90 unique species/types of fish!

List of fish to come!

Donations to the Auction

Your donation are welcome and appreciated!

If possible, please let us know what you will donate using this form.

Please double-bag your fish and label them legibly.

Event Information

Event Date 04-02-2023 1:30 pm
Event End Date 04-02-2023 3:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free
Location Hilton Northbrook

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