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AKJA Calendar
03.11.2016 - 03.13.2016
Dale Gingerich


CFKS is sponsored by four central Florida koi clubs including the Orlando Koi and Pond Club, the Rainbow River Koi Club, theGainesville 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.

Please see Seminars on our menu bar for additional information. 

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 Friday and Saturday.

Read more about our Goldfish Show Click here...

When: March 11-13, 2016

Where: In Orlando on International Drive - The International Palms Resort 
Address: 6515 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 
Hotel Reservations must be in by February 1 for reduced rate. 
 Phone: 407-351-3500
If you have any difficulty with reservations please contact Henry Culpeppe

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.

Trophy Sponsors - Please visit our Trophy Sponsors' Page

Sponsor a Trophy  -  Read more ….    Please contact Henry Culpepper if you would like to sponsor a CFKS 2016 Trophy.

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

Vendor Information - Mike McMahon

Show Donations  -  Don Hellard 

Koi Show Registration Sherri White

Goldfish Show Registration  -  Karen Hardcastle

Henry Culpepper  -Show Chairman with Co-Chairmen  Richard Porter  and  Joe White

Location information

International Palms Resort & Conference Center Orlando

32819 Orlando
International Drive 6515


The International Palms Resort and Conference Center is comprised of 652 guestrooms and 20,000 square feet of function space. The resort and conference center sits in the heart of International Drive on 13 acres. Full service restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, fitnes center, pool, kiddie pool, jacuzzi,  sports bar and pool bar. We are located on International Drive, Orlando, Florida and are within walking distance of approximately 40 venues to include restaurants, entertainment and shopping. Guestrooms include wireless internet, mini fridge, micro wave in both kings and doubles. On-site business center open 24hrs. Parking and transportation to the parks.

Resort Fees: The property collects a daily resort fee of $7.50 + taxes per room, payable at time of check-in. Resort Fee Includes Parking, Access to 24hr Fitness Center, Property Wide High Speed Wi-Fi, Microwave, Refrigerator, Nightly Movies, Activities Program, Live Entertainment, Exclusive Access to Interactive Alligator Alley, Transportation to Universal Studios, Sea World, and Magic kingdom.

The International Palms Resort offers a wide array of Sleeping Accommodations from Large Tower Rooms and Suites to resort rooms with both interior and exterior entry. Rooms are full equipped with either 2 Double or 1 King bed - Microwave - Mini-Fridge - phones - cable TV and more!

Three types of Hotel Rooms: Outside Corridors, Interior Corridors and Oversize Atrium Tower Rooms.

With over 20,000 sq. ft. of dedicated meeting space, International Palms offers your Conference, a distinctive learning environment featuring a variety of large and small conference rooms with ample natural lighting. General session and break-out rooms are conveniently clustered for effective program flow and supported by enabling technologies and the Resorts courteous and professionally trained staff. At time of submission the International Palms Resort has full availability of Conference, Meeting and Banquet space along with a complete allocation of sleeping rooms to accommodate your entire Conference.

Wifi is available in all guest rooms and throughout the resort (including the pool and conference center).  Wifi is included in the resort fee of $7.50 per day.

Porterage is available on request at $6.00 in/out.  The resort fee is $7.50 per day and includes wifi throughout the property and transportation to theme parks, along with coffee and tea in guestrooms.

Orlando Intl Airport

15-17 miles about 20-25 minutes

Shuttle service must be reserved at least 24 hours in advance. Space is limited, so please contact our shuttle service as soon as you know you will need transportation. To view our shuttle schedule, please click here for a printable copy. All reservations are made during your check in time.

Located in the heart of Orlando’s tourism area, the International Palms Resort covers 13 Tropical acres and offers a wide array of activities from a large heated free-form pool and Tiki Bar to the ultimate in game room activities.  Guests can walk to Wet’n Wild and dozens of other attractions as well as diverse restaurants.  The International Palms Resort offers scheduled transportation to the three major theme parks and many local attractions within walking distance or available by I-Trolley which transports guests to hundreds of additional shops and restaurants.

With easy access to many Orlando attractions, the International Palms Resort & Conference Center Orlando is the ideal vacation destination for the entire family. Visit Universal Studios, Sea World and the many thrilling theme parks and attractions located just minutes away from our International Drive hotel. Offering several on-site activities, guests can enjoy our refreshing pool or whirlpool, fitness center, various dining options and more.  Best of all we are near Universal Studios and offer free parking!


AKJA Judging Committee

Chairman Bryan Bateman
Committee Member Joe White
Committee Member Mike Frady

 webmaster:  Dale R Gingerich


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