Art & Culture Broward County In the Spotlight Launch Event

“Fish Tank Kings” Season 2 Premier Party at Whiskey Blue

Fish Tank Kings Season 2 Premier PartyWednesday, May 29, 7pm – Whiskey Blue at the W Hotel , 401 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale

Nat Geo WILD’s popular series Fish Tank Kings returns for a second season beginning Saturday, June 1, at 9 PM ET/PT, taking viewers to the center of the action as the Florida-based aquarium specialists at Living Color use their unparalleled skills, creativity and teamwork to pull off the most extreme tanks.

Among the highlights of the event was the City of Miami and Broward County’s both presenting proclamations naming June 1st as “Fish Tank Kings Day”, in commemoration of the top-rated shows’ global premier. Moreover, Fish Tank Kings was awarded the Key to Broward County. The series represents one of the only internationally distributed shows filmed primarily in South Florida.

“I am proud of Living Color’s talented team of designers, artisans, engineers and marine life experts as we continue to take viewers into the creative world of building award-winning aquariums for museums, public aquariums, theme parks, hotels and private homes, around the world,” said Mat Roy, Living Color President and Fish Tank Kings Star.

The event attracted over 200 of South Florida’s most influential entertainment and government dignitaries, including; Broward County Commissioner Chip LaMarca, the Vice Chairman of the City of Miami Arts & Entertainment Council, Howard R. Miller and the Senior Vice President of Nat Geo WILD Program Development, Janet Han-Vissering. The event also featured a custom 300 gallon aquarium built in-house by Living Color Enterprises and Fish Tank Kings’ stars; with two beautiful mermaids included.

"Fish Tank Kings" Season 2 Premier Party at Whiskey Blue

Janet Han-Vissering, Mat Roy, Chip LaMarca at "Fish Tank Kings" Season 2 Premier Party at Whiskey Blue

Mat Roy, Chip LaMarca at “Fish Tank Kings” Season 2 Premier Party at Whiskey Blue

Mat Roy, Michael Feder at “Fish Tank Kings” Season 2 Premier Party at Whiskey Blue

Mat Roy at “Fish Tank Kings” Season 2 Premier Party at Whiskey Blue

President of Living Color, Mat Roy at “Fish Tank Kings” Season 2 Premier Party at Whiskey Blue