The hoopla fish is a very small, light green fish who wears a light purple shirt and indigo footsies and has dark green fins. He has straight white teeth and can open his mouth to a large diameter. His only spoken line is "Hoopla!"
In his first appearance, his eye color was yellow, but in his second appearance, his eye color changes to white.
Role in series
"Krusty Krab Training Video"
He continually interrupts the narrator every time he is going to say "Sounds like a lot of hoopla to make over a little Krabby Patty, right?" After the hoopla fish shouts and cuts off the narrator far too many times, he gets hit with a brick.
"SpongeBob's Big Birthday Blowout"
He appears as one of the many guests at SpongeBob's surprise party, marking his first appearance in 17 years.