Potential and current vendors, please review these pages to become familar with ReptiDay's rules and show schedule, and also to review State and local laws and requirements. You may also register for tables using our online form or contact the appropriate vendor coordinator.
South Carolina Rules & Information
These Rules & Information are provided as a convenience to Repticon vendors and exhibitors, and may not be comprehensive for every animal. Each vendor is responsible for researching and complying with all current laws regarding their animals.
*Recent changes in SC policy now require most vendors to obtain a $50 retail license. Please see the attached letter from the SC Department of Revenue to vendors (Click Here) and form SCDOR111 (Click Here) for details. All further inquiries or questions should be directed to the SC Department of Revenue.
Mammal Policy for South Carolina
No mammals indigenous to South Carolina are allowed. To view a list of mammals native to South Carolina, click here – http://www.mammalsociety.org/mammals-south-carolina
Mammals coming from out of state must have a veterinary health certificate dated within 7 days of show.
All Vendors bringing personal pets must have current shots and health certificate for the animal, and must keep the animal under control at all times.
No Southern Hognose Snakes (state) NEW!
No Bogg, Spotted Turtles (state) NEW!
No Gopher Tortoises (state) NEW!
No Croc Monitors. (county)
No Water Monitors. (county)No Crocodilia (county)
No Constrictors over 6'
No Crocodiles over 30"
No apes or old world primates
No big cats or exotic dogs
Live animals are not allowed to be given away for commercial purposes, such as in raffles or contests
Greenville county animal control
Wild or exotic animals permit from Greenville county animal control is required for all venomous, crocodilians, and constrictors exceeding 5' in the wild. This permit is not required for non resident vendors to sell these animals but Greenville county residents who buy these animals will be required to obtain a permit. Brochures from animal control regarding this permit will be available at the show.
Cost: $50/application and $10/animal
Waivers – All vendors with venomous snakes must sign a waiver upon check in and have all customers do the same.
All Venomous Vendors and their Staff – No Open Toed Shoes allowed! NEW!
Containers – All venomous reptiles must be housed in secured, taped and unbreakable containers and labeled as such prior to the customers leaving with purchase. No venomous reptiles may be removed from containers and lids of such containers shall not be removed, except in the hot room. NO venomous reptile will be taken out of its container nor will the container be unsealed under any circumstances other then in the hot room.
Only RED tape will be allowed on venomous containers. Red tape is to be used ONLY on venomous containers. This will be in effect starting 6/20/2009
Sales Policies & Procedures – Venomous snakes are not to be sold to anyone under 18 or to anyone who obviously does not possess the knowledge or experience to handle venomous snakes. Venomous reptiles which have been sold will be tagged and remain at vendors’ booth until buyer is departing from show. Customer is to sign a waiver; then advise customer to return when ready to depart from the building. At this time the vendor will give the waiver and reptiles to show staff or Venomous Staff who will escort the customer as they exit the show. Any vendor not adhering to this policy and giving their customers venomous reptiles purchased will be ejected from the show immediately and no refund issued.Please note: Netting ( to cover all venomous) will be required by the 2010 November Show! NEW!
Online Vendor Registration
Welcome to ReptiDay's online vendor registration page. To complete the registration process online you will need to:
1. Submit your vendor information on the form below, AND
2. Submit payment for your tables utilizing the Paypal shopping cart buttons displayed
on the page which will follow. (You do not need to have a Paypal account to submit payment through this
*If an Upcoming Show does not appear in the Registration Form below, it is Sold-out and Waitlisted.
To be placed on a Waitlist for Sold-out Shows via the Repticon Vendor Waitlist Form, Click Here.
|Vendor Rules & Information|
|Are there any restrictions on the products or animals that can be sold at ReptiDay?
All animals must be healthy and legal to sell within the state. Vendors who intentionally and repeatedly offer illegal or unhealthy animals for sale may be banned from future shows.
Frozen Feeders and Insects: Feeder Source is the exclusive provider of frozen feeders and insects at all ReptiDay shows except Norfolk, VA. No other vendor may offer frozen feeders and insects, promote frozen feeder and insect sales, or bring a freezer into any ReptiDay show within these regions without the approval of Feeder Source. Live feeder rodents may be sold by any vendor where local law permits.
What is the Cost of Tables?
|ReptiDay Table Prices
1 - $75
2 - $125
3 - $175
4 - $180
Electric is included in the costs above.
|Tables||Maximum Badges Included in Table Purchase||Maximum Additional Badges Allowed for Purchase|
|1 Table||2||+1 (3 total)|
|2 Tables||2||+3 (5 total)|
|3 Tables||3||+4 (7 total)|
|4 Tables||4||+5 (9 total)|
|One Day Show Schedule for Vendors:|
|7:00am- 10:00am- Vendor Load-In (early guest entry at 9:30am)|
|9:30am- Show opens to Early Admission guests only|
|10:00am- SHOW OPENS TO GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET HOLDERS.|
|3:00pm- Table Payment Due|
|5:00pm- Show closes|
|5:00pm-7:00pm - Vendor Load Out|