Dates: February 19-21
GeoFest, the 14th Annual Indiana State Museum
Fossil, Gem and Mineral Show.
Friday and Saturday 10 - 5, and Sunday 11 - 4.
Retail show will include dealers, regional clubs,
and adult and kid's activities in a beautiful museum building. Contact
Peggy Fisherkeller, 650 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204;
317-232-7172; firstname.lastname@example.org; Website: www.indianamuseum.org
GeoFest is included with museum admission: $13.00
for adults, $12.00 for seniors, and $8.50 for children. Group rates are
Dates: April 22-24
Central Florida Mineral and Gem Society, a
not-for-profit educational organization, is hosting a Rock, Mineral, Gem,
Jewelry & Fossil Show.
Florida National Guard Armory, 2809 South Fern
Creek Ave., Orlando, FL 32806.
Show time: Fri. 1 pm to 6 pm, Sat. 10am to 6pm
and Sun. 10am to 5pm.
Vendors offering beads, minerals, gemstones,
custom jewelry, fossils, artifacts, metaphysical stones, etc. Silent Auction
and Door Prizes. Demonstrations: faceting stones, cabochons and wire wrapping.
Admission: Adults $5, Students $2.
Dates: May 6-8
The Georgia Mineral Society's 48th Annual
Mother's Day Weekend Gem, Mineral, Jewelry, and Fossil Show.
Cobb Civic Center, 548 South Marietta Pkwy SE,
Marietta, GA 30060.
Show Hours: Friday - 10 am - 6 pm; Saturday -
10 am - 6 pm; Sunday - Noon - 5 pm.
EXCITING AUCTION Saturday at 1 pm !!! FREE Admission!
FREE Parking! Over 30 Dealers! Door Prizes! SPECIAL Door Prize for Students!
Win a Great Prize for Yourself and for Your School!
Web site - www.gamineral.org
Email - email@example.com
Dates: August 19-21
Event: Michiana Gem & Mineral Society
53rd Annual Jewelry, Gem & Mineral Show and Sale and 76th Midwest Federation
of Mineralogical & Geological Societies Convention.
Show hours: Friday Noon - 7 pm; Saturday 10 am
- 6 pm; Sunday 10 am - 5 pm
Location: St. Joseph County 4-H Fairgrounds,
Ester Singer Building, 5117 South Ironwood Rd., South Bend, IN 46614
Admission: Adults $3.00, Kids 6-12 $1.00, Under
6 free, Parking free
Attractions: gem, fossil, mineral and jewelry
dealers, lapidary arts demonstrations, exhibits, Kid's Korner, and silent
Show Chair: John Davis, (574)232-8823; firstname.lastname@example.org
MGMS website: www.michianagms.org
Dates: September 3-5
Grant County Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral
Society will hold their 33rd Annual Gem & Mineral Show.
Western New Mexico University’s Intramural Gym,
1000 W. College Ave , Silver City, New Mexico
Saturday September 3rd -9am -5pm – Sunday September
4th – 10am – 5pm and Monday – September 5th – 10am – 4pm.
Free Admission – A great family event ! Large
assortment of vendors, Wheel of Fortune, Silent Auction, Daily Field trips
for Collecting & for Geology and Mining History - Educational Displays.
Special displays New Mexico State University Zuhl Collection of Petrified
Contact: Jeannine Weiner email@example.com
Web site: www.rollingstonesgms.blogspot.com
Dates: September 16-18
49th Annual Denver Gem and Mineral Show
Denver Mart Expo Hall (formerly called the Denver
Merchandise Mart), 451 E. 58th Avenue (I-25 at Exit 215)
2016 Show Theme is African Minerals.
Friday, September 16: 9 am – 6 pm; Saturday,
September 17: 10 am – 6 pm; Sunday, September 18: 10 am – 5 pm.
Adults $6.00, Junior (13-19 yrs)/Senior (65+)/Military
$4.00, Children 12 & under free.
Show has minerals, fossils, meteorites, gemstones,
cutting material, decorator items, beads, and more. There are about 100
show cases (competitive and non-competitive), plus educational booths.
Featured presentations. Free gold panning for the kids.
Contact e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dates: October. 14–16
The Three Rivers Gem & Mineral Society
presents its 55th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, Lapidary and Jewelry Show
Location: Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll
Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Hours: Friday and Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm; Sunday,
11 am – 5 pm.
Admission: Adults - $5.00, Seniors (55+)
- $3.00, Students - $1.00; children 12 and under – free. Free parking.
Attractions: gem, fossil, mineral and jewelry
dealers, lapidary arts demonstrations, Viking Knit classes, exhibits, geode
cracker, gem sluice, kid’s games, dinosaur models, door prizes, silent
auction, fluorescent room, touch ‘n feel table.
For information: show chairs Russell Greim
and Marilyn Russell; 260-403-0450; email@example.com
Show website: bit.do/3rivers-show
Dates: November 19-20
Gem & Mineral Society of the Palm Beaches,
Inc. Presents Our Golden Anniversary 50th Annual Gem, Mineral, Bead, Jewelry,
& Fossil Show.
Expo Center East South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067
Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach, Florida 33411
Saturday 9AM—6PM, Sunday 10AM—5PM
Over 80 dealers from all over the country offer
a wide range of merchandise—fine jewelry, southwestern Indian jewelry,
bead jewelry, loose beads, rocks and minerals for specimen collecting and
cutting, loose precious and semi-precious gemstones, settings and findings,
fossils, meteorites, tools, books, and much, much more.
The show offers a wide range of educational activities
and exhibits. Visit the demonstration area where society members will be
showcasing skills learned in club classes. Demonstrations will include
faceting, cabochon making, chain making, and bead stringing just to name
a few. Hourly door prizes awarded both days, a show Grand Prize and a Scholarship
fundraising drawinge will be held. We have also invited several local education
based clubs to display at our show, as well as the South Florida Science
Center and Aquarium. We will have a speaker and exhibit from the Smithsonian