Just in time to get a little present for the herpetologist in your life, the North American Reptile Breeders Conference takes place this Valentine’s Day weekend at the Arlington Convention Center. The conference will feature talks from animal experts on various species such as the “Aboreal Alligator Alizards of the Genus Abronia” and “the natural history of pine snakes,” a long roster of reptile vendors and even a charity auction strictly for adults only. The Arlington Convention Center is located at 1200 Ballpark Way in Arlington. The convention is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $15 for adults, $8 for children ages 5 to 13 and free for kids younger than 5.
Sat., Feb. 15, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sun., Feb. 16, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., 2014