Where: New Avanti Palms Resort
(We’re Back to our Original Site, New Name)

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Announcing… The Central Florida Koi & Goldfish Show will be held March 9-11, 2018 at our original location, the name has changed to Avanti Palms Resort International Drive.

 Address: 6515 International Drive, Orlando, Florida

Online Hotel Reservations here. Deadline: February 15th for reduced show rate. This date has been extended, you may sign up until all rooms are taken!! The hotel will waive the additional daily “resort fee” for “show rate” guests. 
To call 800 number: 866-994-3157 Central Florida Koi Show Group #697735

"The Orlando Show," as it is known in koi circles, is one of the largest judged koi shows in the Eastern U.S., drawing entries from across the country. Plus, the judged goldfish show, now in its fifth year, has become the largest goldfish show in the country. In addition to the judged shows, there are over 35 vendors from across the nation with koi, goldfish, pond supplies, aquatic plants, garden art and more. 

Seminar presentations on koi, goldfish and ponds are conducted all day Saturday beginning at 9:00am. Show Hours: Fri. March 9 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Sat. March 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., March 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Free admission. (Seminar series on Saturday is $10 for the day.) For more information, including how to become a vendor at the show, visit menu Seminars.

CFKS is sponsored by four central Florida koi clubs including the Orlando Koi and Pond Club, the Rainbow River Koi Club, the Gainesville Koi Club, and the Florida East Coast Koi and Pond Club, and the ZNA Southern Koi Association. These member clubs incorporated the show as the Central Florida Koi Show Society, Inc. Click on club logos at the bottom of the page to visit club web sites.

Our Koi Show judges this year will be: Pam Spindola, Head Judge;Teri and Ray Alexander, Assistant Judges; Alexander Muñoz, Guest Judge from Columbia; and Masaharu Hoshino, Guest Judge from Japan.

Our Goldfish Show judge is Liz Wilson.

All of the koi pictured on the banner are examples of many of the fine show koi on exhibition at the Central Florida Koi Show. We hope you will drop by over the weekend to enjoy the many fine specimens, and stay a while to participate in our seminars and shop the vendor fair area. All are free to the public except a small charge for the all day seminars on Saturday. A special Judging Seminar with Hoshino San, sponsored by The Koi Store, will take place 2:30pm.

Show Registration
- To sign-up and find information for the koi show, seminars and banquet see Registration. Most all information is available at the pages on our menu bar, however if you do not see an answer to a question here, please select link below for email contact. 

Sign-Up for the saturday night Banquet click here!

Trophy Sponsors - Please visit our Trophy Sponsors' Page

Sponsor a TrophyRead more ...  Please contact Henry Culpepper if you would like to sponsor a CFKS 2018 Trophy.

Show Staff Listing Read more ...

Please contact us if you need more information in the following areas:
Goldfish Show -  Luanne and Richard Porter 

Vendor Information - Mike McMahon  

Show Donations - Don Hellard 

Koi Show Registration - Sherri White with Patti Gingerich 

Goldfish Show Registration - Karen Hardcastle with Sherri and Patti

Henry CulpepperShow Chairman with Joe White, Co-Chairman


 Click Logo to Visit  a Club Website Note: Several sites are being revised.


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