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US West Gem and Mineral Shows
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January 2024 - February 2024

24-4—TUCSON, ARIZONA: Annual show; JOGS Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show; Tucson Expo Center, 750 E Irvington Rd ; daily 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Registered Buyers: FREE - General Admission: $20 - Proof of Military: FREE - Children: No Children Under 14; The show features a wide variety of products from a diverse group of vendors, including jewelry designers, manufacturers, miners, wholesalers, and jewelry liquidators from countries such as the US, Europe, Africa, India, Thailand, Mexico, Canada, Germany, Nepal, Poland, Russia, and more; contact Yelena Masenko, (213) 629-3030; Email: advertising@jogsshow.com; Website: www.jogsshow.com

27-10—TUCSON, ARIZONA: Wholesale and retail show; Adam Aaronson; Mineral and Fossil Marketplace, 1333 N Oracle Rd; daily 10-6; Free; Get up close to gigantic sea monsters and full-size dinosaur skeletons! The Mineral and Fossil Marketplace is growing. New container lot, large tent, and remodeled gallery host international fine minerals and one of the best fossil exhibitions in Tucson. Come find meteorites, monster crystals; contact Adam Aaronson, (520) 245-3052; Email: mineralfossilmarketplace@gmail.com; Website: www.mfmshow.com

February 2024

16-18—SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire Inc; Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 weekend pass; Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals & much more at manufacturer’s prices. Buy directly from wholesalers & importers. Jewelry repair, cleaning & ring sizing while you shop; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: http://www.gemfaire.com

17-18—ANTIOCH, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Antioch Lapidary Club; Contra Costa County Fairgrounds , 1201 West 10th Street; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults - $6, Kids 12 and Under and Scouts in uniform Free with Paid Adult, Active Military with ID - free; contact Donna Heath, (925) 457-1859; Email: roccosgee1@yahoo.com; Website: www.Antiochlapidaryclub.com

23-25—CLARKDALE, ARIZONA: Annual show; Mingus Gem & Mineral Club; Clark Memorial Clubhouse Auditorium, 19 N. Ninth Street; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-4; Free; Dealers, wire-wrapping and geode-splitting demonstrations, agates, fossils, gems, beads, findings, cabochons, crystals, geodes, rock slabs, tumble-polished minerals, handcrafted jewelry, carvings and unique gift items; Kids' Corner offers free mineral specimens for children 12 and under; contact Bill Hedglin, (928) 634-0269; Email: billkarin3@q.com; Website: www.mingusgem.club/

23-25—COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire Inc; OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Dr; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 weekend pass; Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals & much more at manufacturer’s prices. Buy directly from wholesalers & importers. Jewelry repair, cleaning & ring sizing while you shop; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300 Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: www.gemfaire.com

24-25—VALLEJO, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Vallejo Gem and Mineral Society; Solano County Fairgrounds, McCormack Hall, 900 Fairgrounds Drive; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Admission $6 at the door, free for kids under 12. No online ticket sales; Gems, geodes, fossils, beads and minerals from around the globe. Discover lapidary and stone crafts from vendors and live demonstrations. Something for everyone! Silent auction, geode cuttings, and games of chance and discovery for kids; contact Debra Duhon, (415) 254-1506 Email: dduhonvgms@gmail.com; Website: https://vjgems.co

March 2024

1-3—DEL MAR, CALIFORNIA: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire Inc; Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 weekend pass; Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals & much more at manufacturer’s prices. Buy directly from wholesalers & importers. Jewelry repair, cleaning & ring sizing while you shop; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: www.gemfaire.com

1-3—NEWARK, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Mineral and Gem Society of Castro Valley; Newark Pavilion, 6430 Thornton Ave; Fri. 11-5, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $6, 3 day pass $10, $1 off with flier copy. Military& law enforcement and kids free; Exhibits, demonstrations, Gem ID, Kids spinning wheel, geode splitting, raffle, live auction. 40+dealers selling everything related to rockhounding, lapidary arts and jewelry; contact Beth Farmer, (510) 731-8664; Email: bethfarmer@aol.com; Website: www.mgscv.org

2-3—CALDWELL, IDAHO: 70th Annual Show and Sale; Owyhee Gem & Mineral Society; O'Connor Field House, 2207 Blaine St; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-6; Admission $5, Kids 11 and Under Free, with Paid Adult; Dealers- Demonstrators-Displays-Silent Auction-Black Light Booth Door prizes every 1/2 hour! Kids/Adults - Wheel of Gems-Grab Bags-Sand Dig-Rock Crafts-Displays; contact Show Chair, Paul Deveau, (208) 994-8025; Email: devidaho@q.com; Website: www.owyheerocks.com

2-3—ISSAQUAH, WASHINGTON: Annual show; East KingCo Rock Club; Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Avenue NW, (by Costco); Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $1 general admission, kids 12 & under free; 30 Gem, Jewelry, & Mineral dealers; Gem & Mineral Displays; Stone Sculpture Exhibit; What's My Rock?; Door Prizes; Silent Auction; Kids' Activities; contact Kathy Frank; Email: frogspk@gmail.com; Website: www.eastkingco.org

2-3—VENTURA, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Ventura Gem & Mineral Society; Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 W. Harbor Blvd; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Free admission (Fairgrounds charges for parking.); Dealers & exhibits of minerals, fossils, & jewelry arts; on-going demos of lapidary arts, jewelry-making & gold panning; silent auctions & a raffle; Country Store & plant sale; children's activities & free resources for teachers. A So-Cal tradition for 6 decades & counting; contact Diane Cook, (805) 312-8467; Email: info@vgms.org; Website: www.vgms.org

8-10—APPLE VALLEY, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Victor Valley Gem and Mineral Club; Annual Stoddard Wells Tailgate, I-15 toward Barstow EXIT #157 stay on Stoddard Wells Road, Follow the signs 7 miles to tailgate; Fri. 9-5, Sun. 9-5, Sun. 9-5; Free for vendors and public; Vendors offering slabs and cabs, findings and equipment, minerals and fossils, rough material, handcrafted and faceted jewelry, family field trip to marble collecting site on Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm; contact Mark Lantz, 760-243-2330; Email: president@vvgmc.org; Website: www.vvgmc.org

9-10—TURLOCK, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Mother Lode Mineral Society; Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, 900 North Broadway; Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; $8 | 12 and under free with paid adult; Rocks, Minerals, Fossils, Big Fluorescent Room, Demonstrations, Rock Sales, Geode Cutting, Gold Panning, Touch & See Table, Jewelry, Beads & Tools, Mozzie the Velociraptor, Food Court, Lapidary; contact Bob Rush; Email: bobbyrocks42@gmail.com; Website: www.turlockgemshow.com

9-10—TURLOCK, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Mother Lode Mineral Society; Stanislaus County Fairgrounds (Turlock), 900 North Broadway; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; $8 Adults, 12 and under Free with paid adult; Activities: Jewelry, Beads, Tools, Educational Exhibits, Demonstrations, Fossil Exhibit, Geode Cutting, Mozzie the Velociraptor, Gold Panning. Large Fluorescent Room, Kids Activities, Rock Sale, Food Court, Free Parking, 45 Dealers; contact Belinda Wendland, (209) 450-5916; Email: bwendx2@yahoo.com; Website: www.motherlodemineralsociety.com/

15-17—PUYALLUP, WASHINGTON: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire Inc; Washington State Fair Events Center, 110 9th Ave SW; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 weekend pass; Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals & much more at manufacturer’s prices. Buy directly from wholesalers & importers. Jewelry repair, cleaning & ring sizing while you shop; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: www.gemfaire.com

16-17—CENTRAL POINT, OREGON: Annual show; Roxy Ann Gem and Mineral Society and the Crater Rock Museum; The Jackson County EXPO, 1 Peninger Road; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; $5 for RAGM Members and the general public; kids 12 and under are free; Gem and mineral vendors from around the region; kids activities; club demonstrations and rock display cases; raffles and more; contact Fred Hayes, (541) 664-6081; Email: craterrockgemshow@gmail.com; Website: www.craterrock.com

16-17—LEMOORE, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Lemoore Gem & Mineral Club; Lemoore Trinity Hall, 470 Champion St; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4; Free Admission; Gems, minerals, jewelry, rocks, slabs, kids corner. When contacting by phone, please be sure to leave a voicemail; contact David Morrell, (559) 362-8904; Email: dmorrell321@gmail.com; email: lemooregemandmineralclub@gmail.com

22-24—CLOVIS, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Fresno Gem and Mineral Society; Rodeo Grounds, 748 Rodeo Dr; Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free; The 4th Annual Central Valley Gem & Mineral Show, sponsored by the Fresno Gem & Mineral Society, presents a great show for viewing, learning about and purchasing minerals, fossils, gems, beautiful handmade jewelry & much more Educational and fun for all ages! Silent Auction & Door Prizes; contact Peggy J Keating-Bolm, (708) 822-0361; Email: peggykeatingbolm2@gmail.com

22-24—EUGENE , OREGON: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire Inc; Lane Events Center, 796 W 13th Ave; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 weekend pass; Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals & much more at manufacturer’s prices. Buy directly from wholesalers & importers. Jewelry repair, cleaning & ring sizing while you shop; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: www.gemfaire.com

23-24—ANGELES CAMP, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Calaveras Gem and Mineral Society; Calaveras County Fairgrounds, 2465 Gun Club Rd, Angels Camp, CA 95222; Sat. 10-5; Adults $5/Chidren 12 and under FREE with paying adult; contact Debby Brooks, (209) 736-4892; Email: dbb49@att.net

29-31—HILLSBORO, OREGON: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire Inc; Westside Commons, 801 NE 34th Ave; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 weekend pass; Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals & much more at manufacturer’s prices. Buy directly from wholesalers & importers. Jewelry repair, cleaning & ring sizing while you shop; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email: info@gemfaire.com; Website: www.gemfaire.com

29-31—PEARBLOSSOM, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; The Outpost; Pearblossom, 34141 116th Street East; daily 9-5, daily 9-5, daily 9-5; Free Admission; contact Kyle Sandahl, (661) 944-1200; Email: Sandahlfamily3@gmail.com

30-31—RENO, NEVADA: Annual show; The Crystal Festival; Sparks Event Center, 4590 South Virginia Street; Sat. 10-8, Sun. 10-8; Free Admission & Parking; The Crystal Festival - A Rocks, Minerals, Gems, & Crystal Show Family Friendly. Over 60 Vendors! Crystal Healers, Mineral Dealers, Utah Rock Clubs, Mine Owners, Lapidary Artists and more. Presented by: The Crystal Barista; contact Adrienne Mcelwain, Address 2, (801) 989-6926; Email: piratezeta@gmail.com; Website: www.CrystalFestival.org


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RGGC Spring 2024 GEM & MINERAL SHOW


RGGC Spring 2024 Gem & Mineral Show poster


RGGC Gem Sale location on JoCo Fairgrounds map


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RGGC YARD SALE  


image of 10th annual RGGC Yard Sale Flyer

SAVE THE DATE-

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2nd, 2023 FROM 8AM TO 2:30p @ THE CLUBHOUSE - 1003 ISHAM ST. GRANTS PASS.

WHY U ASK??

**  WE WILL BE HOLDING THE TRADITIONAL RGGC (along with 15+ MEMBER FAMILIES) YARD SALE!  **

You will find LOTS of great items including rock (rough to finished), lapidary equipment/tools, supplies,
and the usual yard sale items...something for everyone!
A larger description will be provided 1 week prior in our local newspapers.

PLEASE CHECK our Facebook or web page for updates if things change prior to the date--September 2nd.

NO EARLY SALES.

DON'T MISS IT!...LOTS OF TREASURES!!

image of booth at 2021 RGGC Yard Sale

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RGGC Booth at the 2023 Josephine County Fair  


RGGC booth at the 2023 Josephine County Fair Flyer

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*PUBLIC PARKING will be limited at the Fairgrounds, but Park and Ride (shuttle bus) is available for the entire time of the fair and after closing. Parking will be available at the Wiseman Center parking lot at Rogue Community College
You may also want to carpool. Josephine County Transit will be running on the half hour.
https://www.josephinecountyfairgrounds.com/p/other/parking--shuttle

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RGGC SPRING 2023 GEM & MINERAL SALE


Come join us in Grants Pass on the weekend of April 29th and 30th, at the Spring 2023 Gem & Mineral Sale hosted by the Rogue Gem and Geology Club.
As always, we have vendors selling raw, lapidary, polished and faceted gems, crystals, fossils and all kinds of minerals found locally or worldwide.
Also find a lovely selection of beaded and silversmith jewelry, and other rock hounding and mining related items.
We'll have a Silent Auction, Raffle and Kids' Wheel in the JoCo Fairgrounds Pavilion and a Food Truck outside.

FREE ADMISSION Donations appreciated Bring a friend, or send them a link to this page!  HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE !!!


RGGC Spring 2023 Gem & Mineral Sale poster


RGGC Gem Sale location on JoCo Fairgrounds map


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Klamath Falls Rock Club Spring 2022 Gem & Mineral Show postcard image


Klamath Falls Rock Club    Klamath Falls Rock Club 2022 Gem & Mineral Show Facebook event page



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