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|OCTOBER 5, 6 AND 7, 2018 (FRI. SAT.
GASTON GEM, MINERAL & FACETERS' SHOW
Presented by the Gaston Gem, Mineral & Faceters Club
of Gaston County, NC
Friday & Saturday: 9 AM TO 6 PM
Sunday 9 AM TO 4:00 PM
Gaston County Park
1303 Leisure Lane (Hwy 279 [Dallas-Cherryville Hwy])
Jewelry, wire wrapping, faceting and rough materials.
Minerals from around the world!
Hourly raffles and a grand prize awarded Sunday at 4:00PM
Grab bags and gem buckets for sluicing
Dealers interested in participating, please contact
Robert Winstanley, Show Chairman through the Club's Facebook page. (See link below)
Click here for Club Facebook page
|October 12,13 &14, 2018
Annual Gem, Jewelry, & Mineral Show
Huntsville Gem & Mineral Society - Huntsville, AL
Fri: 10AM to 6 PM
Sat:10 AM to 6 PM
Sun: Noon to 5 PM
Jaycees Community Center - 2180 Airport Rd.. Huntsville, AL
Located west of Memorial Pkwy & east of Leeman Ferry Rd.
North of Airport Rd. Turn North at Jaycee Dr @ the traffic light.
This is the largest jewelry show in the region and the ONLY rock, mineral, gem, and fossil show and sale. National and International Dealers will have precious and semiprecious stones, beads, fossils, minerals, jewelry materials and equipment, and custom jewelry and art objects of every type and price. Bring the whole family! Kids can look for treasures in the gem dig, mining flume, geodes, and much more! There will be fascinating displays, including the return of the “rock food” table, where naturally occurring rocks and minerals will be indistinguishable from culinary delights, demonstrations, hourly drawings, food service, FREE parking, and more.
$3.00 donation at the door, children under 5 - Free.
|October 20-22, 2017
26th Annual Gem & Mineral Show
Knoxville Gem and Mineral Society
Fri. 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sat. 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sun. 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Kerbela Temple, 315 Mimosa Ave, Knoxville, TN
Admission: $6 per person per day or 3 day pass for $10 per person
Children under 12 admitted FREE
The Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show will have many vendors that offer great products including a wide variety of jewelry; rare fossil and mineral specimens; meteorites; gems of all colors shapes & sizes; lapidary & jewelry equipment; and much more.
For more information, contact Teresa Polly teresapollybellsouth.net
|October 19 - 21, 2018
48th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show
Gem & Mineral Society of Louisiana, Inc.
2000 Segnette Boulevard
Westwego, LA 70094
Dates and Times:
Friday, October 19 10 AM to 6 PM
Saturday, October 20 10 AM to 6 PM
Sunday, October 21 10 AM to 4 PM
Adults: $6.00 for a 3-Day Pass
Students w/ID, Military w/ID and Members: $3.00
Scouts in Uniform and Children Under 12 Free
The 48th Annual New Orleans Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show,
Presented by the Gem & Mineral Society of Louisiana, Inc. at New Orleans,
Features ~25 dealers exhibiting fossils, minerals, jewelry, Louisiana opal,
beads and cut gems.
Society members will be demonstrating jewelry making, cabochon cutting
And computer interpretation of seismic data and well logs applied to oil exploration.
Featured displays will include fluorescent minerals and dinosaur bones.
Specials for children include (local!) rock grab bags, “polish your own cabochons”, and sifting for specimens.
The grand prize will be a multi-colored globe with polished stone countries.
There will also be hourly door prizes and a silent auction.
For information, email Levette at: gemshow2018gmail.com
|October 20 & 21, 2018
Annual Club Show
Sponsored by The St. Lucie County Rock and Gem Club
Saturday Oct 20 from 9-5
Sunday Oct 21 from 10-4
Martin County Fair Grounds
2116 Dixie Hwy
Stuart Fl 34996
Rocks, Minerals, Jewelry and Supplies for sale
Demonstrations and Displays by Club Members
for vendor information or more information contact show chairman
Marcia Robart 772-340-3841 fmealbellsouth.net
email contact jenshibonagmail.com
|November 3 - 4, 2018
59th Annual Gem, Jewelry and Lapidary Arts Show
Tampa Bay Mineral and Science Club
Plant City Strawberry Festival Expo Center
303 N. Lemon Street
Plant City, Florida
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Adults $5; Military $4; Youth & Students $4; Under 12 free (with parent)
Visit our website at www.tampabayrockclub.com for admission discount coupon.
Directions: Visit our website at www.tampabayrockclub.com for directions.
The show is a great experience for rock hounds and jewelry crafters of all ages! Vendors will exhibit and sell rough stones, slabs, mineral specimens, gemstones, beads and finished jewelry. Club members will showcase their talents selling handcrafted, one-of-a-kind jewelry, gem trees, and cabochons. There will be live demonstrations including cabochon cutting, faceting, wire wrapping, gem trees, chainmaille and more. Patrons can bid for bargains at our silent auction and win door prizes throughout the day. Kids can explore the touch table, and prospect for treasure at our sluice box, or purchase a grab bag full of surprises. This is the perfect opportunity to shop for that special gift for the holidays.
Contacts: Jerri Heer – Dealer Chair - jheerx6aol.com
Norma Jackson – Advertising – fireweedartsgmail.com
Canaveral Mineral and Gem Society 45th Annual Parade of Gems
Saturday, November 11 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, November 12 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Featuring: 40+ dealers displaying & selling Jewelry, Gems, Minerals, Crystals, Fossils, Tools, Slabs & Rocks
Contact.Show Chairman: Don McLamb Email: fdjmcaol.com
Location: Mebourne Auditorium, 625 East Hibiscus Blvd, Melbourne, FL
Admission $4, Children under 12 free
|November 10 - 12,
The 28th Magnolia State Gem, Mineral, Fossil and Jewelry Show
The Mississippi Gulf Coast Gem & Mineral Society
Friday November 10, 10:00 - 6:00
Saturday November 11, 10:00 - 6:00
Sunday November 12, 10:00 - 5:00
Jackson County Fairgrounds, 2902 Shortcut Rd., Pascagoula, MS
We will have 35+ vendors selling gems, minerals, fossils, jewelry, and more. A gold/silversmith will be available for making repairs and setting stones. We will have several demonstrators showing flint knapping, faceting, cutting and polishing stones, beading, chain making and more. There will be a sluice for screening gemstones and a kid’s corner where we will teach making gemstone trees. Meals and snacks will be available for purchase in our concession stand. Several educational exhibits will be on display. Come enjoy the fun and take home some treasures of you own!
Admission is $3.00 for adults. Children 12 & under are free with adult.
3 day ticket available for $5.00
Contacts: Bill La Rue 228-229-8781 wildbill2736gmail.com
Barbi Beatty 228-238-9900 mgcgmsbellsouth.net
The society website is www.mgcgms.org
16 - 18, 2018
The Columbia, SC Gem & Mineral Society will hold its
51st Annual Gem, Mineral, & Jewelry Show
Fri. Nov. 16, 10:00 - 6:00
Sat. Nov. 17, 10:00 - 6:00
Sun. Nov. 18, 12:00 - 5:00
206 Jamil Rd.
Columbia, SC 29210
Exit 106 off I26
Jewelry, beads, loose stones, fossils, minerals, gold, silver, & tools for sale
Geodes sold & cut
Club member’s rock collections on exhibit & lapidary demonstrations.
Lots of fun for the whole family.
South Carolina amethyst on display.
Sponsored by The Columbia Gem & Mineral Society
$5.00 for adults, Sixteen & under free with adult. 3 day pass - $10
All military & their dependents free with ID
Sue Shrader 803-736-9317
Dealers; Sharon Sterrett 803-356-1472
|November 16th-18th 2018
33rd Annual Show and Sale.
Always scheduled for the weekend prior to Thanksgiving
Cobb County Gem & Mineral Society
Friday 11/16: 10:00am-6:00pm
Saturday 11/17: 10:00am-6:00pm
Sunday 11/18: 10:00am-5:00pm
548 South Marietta Pkwy., Marietta GA 30060
Exit I-75 at Exit #263 and turn west onto Marietta Pkwy|SR 120 Loop.
Drive 2 miles and turn left onto S Fairground St. and then immediately
right to the Cobb Civic Center's parking lot.
Calling all collectors, artists, educators, formal/informal students of lapidary and rock hounds alike. Come immerse yourselves in a showcase of rocks, gemstones, minerals and fossils collected and sold all over the world!
Free admission and Free parking provide the option of a weekend of shopping, live lapidary and artisan demonstrations, mineral identification and instruction, the chance to buy and crack open your very own geode and much more. Be sure to listen for the hourly door prizes!
Contact information: Mary Ingram Show Chairman, 404-915-3588
|November 17-18, 2018
West Palm Beach, Florida
52nd annual gem, mineral, jewelry, bead and fossil show
Always held the weekend before Thanksgiving
Gem & Mineral Society of the Palm Beaches
Saturday (Nov. 17th) 9am-6pm, Sunday (Nov. 18th) 10am-5pm.
South Florida Fairgrounds Expo Center East,
9067 Southern Blvd.,
West Palm Beach Florida 33411.
Over 80 dealers, Door prizes, hourly and other prize drawings, Fossil Dig, Gem Mining, Geode Cracking, Displays, Demonstrations, Speakers
Admission $9, children under 12 free.
Visit website for $1 off coupon. 2 day admission $14. Free Parking
Show chairman, Walter Triche 561-585-2080
|November 24 -26, 2017
Mobile Rock & Gem Society Show
Friday, November 24: 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Saturday, November 25: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday November 26: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday & Saturday FREE admission after 5PM
ABBA Shrine Center, 7701 Hitt Rd, Mobile, AL 36695
Many Wonderful Door Prizes
Children 12 and under FREE with Adult
Raffle tickets $1.00, You do not have to be present to win
Drawing on Sunday 11/26/2017, 4:00 PM
Rocks, Gems, Minerals, Fossils and
Jewelry from around the World
Silent Auction, bid, bid again, WIN, New Auction every hour.
See our website: mobilerockandgem.com
23 - 25, 2018
39th Annual Roanoke Valley Mineral & Gem Society Show
Friday, Nov 23, 2018 - 2pm to 7pm
Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 - 10am to 6pm
Sunday, Nov 25, 2018 - Noon to 5pm
Salem Civic Center, 1001 Boulevard, Salem, VA 24153
Hobby related exhibitors, Fluorescent Mineral Display, Club Member
Displays, Geode Cutting, New this year is a video room showing gem and
mineral related videos all day
Admission is $5.00 ticket good for all three days
14 and under free with adult
Door prizes drawn hourly
Grand prizes drawn 4:30pm Sunday
For further info, CKWLTaol.com.
|November 30, December
1 & 2 2018
GEM, MINERAL FOSSIL & JEWELRY SHOW
he show is open from 9:00 AM until 5:00PM Friday and Saturday.
Sunday from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM
Admission: $3.00 adults, $1.00 teens, 12 and under FREE
Veterans Memorial Park,
14333 Hicks Rd.,
Hudson FL 34669.
Follow State Road 52 to Hicks Road, go north 2.5 miles
to Veterans Memorial Park
Minerals, Gemstones, Fossil, Handcrafted jewelry, Lapidary equipment, Fluorescent minerals
Demonstrations, Educational displays, Children’s Activities, Lectures, Door prizes, Famous diamonds of the world
Replica of Aaron’s Breastplate
Show Chairman Ralph Barber 352-200-6852
Show Information Judith Birx 352-587-1702
Check our website for vendor information and applications
|Nov. 30, Dec 1 and 2, 2018
The 48th Annual Montgomery Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show
Montgomery Gem & Mineral Society
Friday, November 30: 9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday, December 1: 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday, December 2: 11 AM - 5 PM
1555 Federal Drive
$2/Adults or $3 for weekend pass
Free/18 & Under with student ID and 1 paid adult ticket.
Free door prize ticket with each paid adult admission.
Dealers will have beads, crystals, geodes, rough, cabochons, gem stones,
finished jewelry, tools, supplies and mineral & fossil specimens. Club
members will display their individual collections and will give
demonstrations on gem and rock cutting, faceting and cabochon making.
$1 Wheel of Fortune.
Web Site: http://www.montgomerygemandmineralsociety.com
Click HERE for admission coupon
E-mail Contact: GemShowMontgomeryGemAndMineralSociety.com
|DECEMBER 8 & 9, 2018 ( SAT.& SUN.)
38th ANNUAL EARTH TREASURES SHOW
Gem, Jewelry, Mineral, Fossil Show & Sale
Mid-Tennessee Gem & Mineral Society
Saturday: 9 AM TO 6 PM
Sunday 10 AM TO 5:00 PM
Williamson County Ag Expo Park
4215 Long Lane
Franklin, TN., 37064
Exit I-64 at exit 61 (20 miles south of Nashville) and turn east onto Peytonsville Road.
Drive ¼ mile and turn left onto Long Ln. and then right into AgExpo Park’s parking lot.
Adults $5 (2-day pass $7), Students 18 and under $1.00, Children under 12 with adult free. Scout Youth in Uniform are Free. Free Parking
Door Prizes Approximately Every Hour!
Grand Prize at the conclusion of the Show
Show Questions: http://mtgms.org/images/at.gifmtgms.org
The Southeast Federation of Mineralogical Societies, Inc.
Send e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org