Capital District Reptile Expo - Spring 2023

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Capital District Reptile Expo - Spring 2023

Learn about and buy exotic pets (reptiles, amphibians, small mammals, invertebrates), enclosures, and supplies.

When and where

Date and time


Albany Capital Center 55 Eagle Street Albany, NY 12207

Map and directions

How to get there

Refund Policy

No Refunds

About this event

  • 6 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

The Capital District Reptile Expo is an incredible 84,000 sq. feet of:

  • Over 160 vendor tables of exotic pets, enclosures, and supplies
  • Hands on education area with zoologists and other experts
  • Family fun area with great music from Fly92, fun activities, and educational items
  • Great food & ice cream available

NEW! - VIP Admission for $25 per adult (ages 13+) and $15 per child (ages 6-12), under age 6 are free. All VIP children must be accompanied by a VIP adult. Each VIP ticket includes admission to the Expo at 9am for an extra hour of early shopping. VIP tickets are presale only (not available for purchase at the door), and availability is extremely limited. These will sell out quickly, so please do not wait to order!

General Admission begins at 10am and is $10 for adults (13+), $5 for Children (6-12), and under 6 are free.

General admission tickets will be sold at the door via cash and credit, but presold tickets will have a dedicated express check-in line at the event for quick and easy entry.

Large Jute shopping bags with the CDRE Logo printed on them are available as an add-on merch purchase for $15 with any ticket pre-sale. Bag pickup will be at the Info Desk at the event with your Photo ID.

Additional online ticket processing fees will apply for all pre-sales.

If the event is unable to be held for any reason refunds will be automatically issued. No other refund requests will be honored.

Additional information is available on Facebook @CapitalDistrictReptileExpo or on our website at