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Tri-State ZNA Koi Club Show

Tri-State ZNA Koi Club Presented the Second Annual Koi Show

Ray, Paul Baresi and I traveled to Long Island to help a friend with his Club’s Koi Show.  For Ray and I, the weekend had 2 highlights.   The first was the time we got to spend with Paul.  Driving 12 hrs together to Long […]

2018-01-28T20:35:51-05:00May 31st, 2013|Member Trips|

May 31 – June 2 Tri-State ZNA Koi Club Show

Tri-State ZNA Koi Club Presented the Second Annual Koi Show

May 31 – June 2, 2013

Ray, Paul Baresi and I traveled to Long Island to help a friend with his Club’s Koi Show.  For Ray and I, the weekend had 2 highlights.   The first was the time we got to spend with Paul.  Driving 12 hrs […]

2018-01-28T20:35:51-05:00May 31st, 2013|Member Trips|

March 2013 Blackwater Creek Koi Farm

While in Florida for the Central Florida Koi Show, Ervin Daniels made arrangements for our small group of MKPC members to tour the grounds of the Blackwater Creek Koi Farm located near Orlando. We learned that Blackwater Creek also has a second farm up near Tallahasee.

The day was grey with light rain but that didn’t […]

2018-01-28T20:35:51-05:00March 1st, 2013|Member Trips|

March 2013 Central Florida Koi Show

One of the largest Koi Shows on the east coast was held in Orlando on March 8-10, 2013 with 6 members of the MKPC enjoying all it had to offer.  The International Palms Hotel was the venue for the show and the awards banquet on Saturday night.  Plenty of vendors, from koi dealers and breeders […]

2018-01-28T20:35:51-05:00March 1st, 2013|Member Trips|

February 2013 San Diego Koi Show

It really doesn’t take long to get used to this winter weather in southern California.  On average daytime mid 60’s and mid to low 50’s at night.

The Koi show is held annually at the Del Mar Fair Grounds located off of I-5 just north of San Diego and fifteen miles south of our house.   Sue and I […]

2018-01-28T20:35:51-05:00February 1st, 2013|Member Trips|

July 2012 Chicago Koi Show

Quite a few from our Club drove to Darrien, Illinois for the 2012 MKPS Koi Show which is known as the Chicago Show.  Here are just a few pictures that I took.  MKPC members chose a beautiful Kujacku to award our Friendship Stone.  This Kujacku is owned by Charles Phelps of Kentucky.  Mary and Terry […]

2018-01-28T20:35:51-05:00July 1st, 2012|Member Trips|

2012 Tri-State ZNA Koi Show

The recently organized Tri-State ZNA Koi Club (which just started up last year), held its first Koi Show this year under the leadership of Phillip Gray of Long Island on June 22-24.  Phillip is a good friend of mine so I promised to come and help him.  Paul Baresi came with me and he also helped wherever […]

2018-01-28T20:35:51-05:00June 22nd, 2012|Member Trips|

2012 Northern Midwest ZNA Show

Ray and I had thought of attending this Koi Show but we figured we had too much to do to fit this in.  But, at the last minute we drove to Carmel, Indiana and spent the day.  The drive was nice and enjoyable.  Saw friends like Steve and Cheryl Childers, Ray Jordan, Phillip Gray, Bryan and Bay Bateman, […]

2018-01-28T20:35:51-05:00June 1st, 2012|Member Trips|

2012 Central Florida Koi Show

Central Florida’s Annual Koi Show

Taking a break in March from our Michigan winter to head South for warm weather is a dream come true.  We scrounge around for our summer clothes, sun screen and sandals, and pray for good weather.  This year we were blessed with very nice weather.  Vacationing at the same time as the annual Central […]

2018-01-28T20:35:51-05:00March 1st, 2012|Member Trips|