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Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021

Rock & Gem Show Dates


February 2021

20-21ANTIOCH, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Antioch Lapidary Club; Contra Costa County Fairgrounds, 1201 West 10th Street; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6, free admission for children 12 and under, scouts in uniform, and active military with ID; Vendors selling jewelry, gems, findings, supplies, exhibits, auctions, and activities for children ; contact Brenda Miguel, Antioch , CA, (925) 301-6957; Email: brendamiguel@yahoo.com; Website: www.antiochlapidaryclub.com

27-28VALLEJO, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Vallejo Gem & Mineral Society ; Solano County Fairgrounds Mc Cormack Hall, 900 Fairgrounds Drive; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Adults $6.00 ($1 off admission at www.vjgems.org), free admission for children under 12; 56th Annual Gem & Mineral Show and Sale, featuring 40 vendors offering jewelry, gems, fossils, minerals, meteorites, demonstrations, displays, and activities for children; contact Debra Duhon, 900 Fairgrounds Drive, VGMS, Vallejo , CA 94590, (415) 254-1506; Email: dduhonvgms@gmail.com ; Website: vjgems.org

March 2021

6-7VENTURA, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Ventura Gem & Mineral Society; Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 W. Harbor Blvd.; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; A Southern California tradition for 59 years, featuring more than 15 vendors, 50 exhibits of gems, minerals, fossils, lapidary arts, demonstrations, silent auctions — Country Store — flea market, and activities for children; contact Richard Slyker, P.O. Box 1573, Ventura, CA 93002, (805) 312-8467; Email: info@vgms.org; Website: www.vgms.org

April 2021

10-11MARIPOSA, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Mariposa Gem and Mineral Club; Mariposa County Fairgrounds, 5007 Fairgrounds Road; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $3, free admission for kids ; Mountains of minerals, plus rough, finished jewelry, findings, and many other rock-related items on sale, vendors, and activities for children; contact Meredith Meehan; Email: mgmc@sti.net; Website: https://mariposagemclub.org

June 2021

12-13ESCONDIDO , CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Palomar Gem and Mineral Club ; California Center for the Arts Escondido , 340 N Escondido Blvd ; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; Adults $5; Vendors selling gem and minerals, 30-35 dealers, activities for children ; contact Justin Engelmeyer ; Email: Justinengelmeyer@gmail.com

August 2021

14-15ARCADIA, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Pasadena Lapidary Society; Arcadia Masonic Center, 50 W. Duarte Road; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-5; Free admission; NEW DATES!! 62nd Annual Tournament of Gems with the theme —Inspiration Unearthed— features vendors selling gems, minerals, fossils and jewelry, with displays, demonstrations, and activities for children; contact Ellen Ferrell, President, c/o PO BOX 5025, Pasadena, CA 91117-0025, (727) 512-0381; Email: Ellenbf2007@aol.com; Website: pasadenalapidary.org

September 2021

18-19CHICO, CALIFORNIA: Annual show; Feather River Lapidary and Mineral Sociaty; Silver Dollar Fair Grounds, 2357 Fair St.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-4; Adults $4, and free admission for children 16 and under; contact Manuel Garcia, 22331 Samson Ave., Corning, CA 96021, (530) 586-7052; Email: mmpg@att.net; Website: www/ featherriverrocks.org