Rock & Gem Show Dates


March 2019

30-31SWEET HOME, OREGON: 71st Annual Rock and Gem Show ; Sweet Home Rock and Mineral Society; Sweet Home High School Gym, 1641 Long Street; Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; adults $0.50, free for children 12 and under ; dealers with gem, minerals, slabs, and fossils, cabochon, wirewrapping, flint knapping and geode preparation demonstrations; contact Ed Anderson, (541) 451-1577; Email:

April 2019

5-7EUGENE, OREGON: Wholesale and retail show; Gem Faire Inc; Lane County Events Center, 796 W 13th Ave; Fri. 12-6, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-5; $7 weekend pass; fine jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, jewelry repair, cleaning and ring sizing ; contact Yooy Nelson, (503) 252-8300; Email:; Website:

6-7SPRINGFIELD, OREGON: 62nd Annual Rock and Mineral Show; Springfield Thunderegg Rock Club; Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W C Street; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-3; free; contact Dean Burkhart, (541) 744-1919; Email:

6-7CENTRAL POINT, OREGON: Annual show; Roxy Ann Gem and Mineral Society; Jackson County Expo - Olsrud Arena, 1 Peniger Road; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; $5, seniors $3, and students $2; 64th annual show with a wide variety of vendors selling everything from jewelry to rough rock slabs, plus, demonstrations, thunder egg putting, silent auctions, and raffles; contact Elizabeth Ellingson; Email:; Website:

6-7SPRINGFIELD, OREGON: Annual show; Springfield Thunder egg Rock Club; Willamalane Adult center, 215 W C St.; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-3; free admission; 62nd annual rock and mineral show, rocks, slabs, minerals, jewelry; demonstrations; activities for children, and proceeds benefit student scholarships; contact Dean Burkhart, 1244 Delrose Dr, Springfield, OR 97477, (541) 744-1919; Email:

19-21RICKREALL, OREGON: 64th Annual River of Gems - The Strange, Odd, and Curious; Willamette Agate and Mineral Society; Polk County Fairgrounds, 520 S Pacific Hwy. W; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; adults $2; free admission for children 11 and under ; dealers offering various rocks, gems, and minerals, with demonstrations, displays, and exhibits, an auction, and activities for children; contact Mimi Surgeon, (503) 602-9405; Email:; Website:

26-28GRANTS PASS, OREGON: Annual show; Rogue Gem and Geology Club; Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Rd; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; $2, free admission for children under 11 ; free admission on Friday only, vendors offerings rough and mineral specimens, finished lapidary work, displays, demonstrations, and activities for children ; contact Janet Fields, 378 Dexter Way, Grants Pass, OR 97527, (541) 415-1720; Email:

May 2019

4-5ROSEBURG, OREGON: 49th Annual Show - ; Umpqua Gem and Mineral Club; Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2110 Frear Avenue, I-5 exit 123; Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; free; contact Janet Stringfellow; Email:

11-12HERMISTON, OREGON: Annual Show, Nature's Treasures Under Foot; Hatrockhounds Gem and Mineral Society; Eastern Oregon Trade and Event Center (EOTEC), 1785 East Airport Road; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; $3 children 12 and under free; dealers offering a variety of rocks, gems, minerals, demonstrations, exhibitions, silent auction, activities for children, and door-prize drawings for mothers on Sunday; contact Mike Filarski, (541) 571-2593

17-19PORTLAND, OREGON: Annual show; Mt Hood Rock Club; Jackson Armory, 6255 NE Cornfoot Rd, (Take NE Alderwood Rd. from NE Columbia Blvd (just south of PDX); Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free - donations appreciated; more than 24 vendors offering minerals, rocks, beads, fossils, and tools, demonstrations in lapidary and wirewrapping, displays, and activities for kids ; contact Wayne King, (503) 284-7195; Email:; Website:

18-19LAKEVIEW, OREGON: Annual show; Tall Man Rock Chippers; Lakeview Fairgrounds, 1900 N 4th ; Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4; free admission; vendors offering wide variety of specimens, field trips to view local collection sites, activities for children; contact LeRoy Johnson or Mark Deidrich, Lakeview, PA 97630, (154) 194-7426715418808787; Email:

June 2019

14-16REEDSPORT, OREGON: Annual show; Lower Umpqua Gem and Lapidary Society; Reedsport Community Building, 451 Winchester Avenue; Fri. 10-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4; free; sales by vendors, demonstrations, and raffles will take place during this show, which includes Kids Day on Saturday ; contact Bill Hendrickson, (541) 271-6816; Email:; Website:

20-23MADRAS, OREGON: Annual show; All Rockhounds Pow Wow Club of America; Jefferson County Fairgrounds, 430 Fairground Rd.; daily 8-6; free admission; field trips require club membership: $7 Individual and $15 for a family; special events scheduled for each night; contact Sandra Vess, 14213 141st Avenue NW, Gig Harbor, WA 98329, (253) 228-4460; Email:; Website:

28-30CASCADE LOCKS, OREGON: Annual show; Karmic Beads & Gems; Port of Cascade Locks - Marine Park, 395 Portage Road; Fri. 9-5, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-4; free admission; Dealers offering unusual gems, minerals, crystals, rough and polished material, beads and jewelry, and demonstrations ; contact Jennifer Macias, Prescott, AZ 86303, (619) 261-8765; Email:; Website:

October 2019

26-27CANBY, OREGON: Annual show; Clackamette Mineral and Gem Club; Clackamas County Fairgrounds, 649 NE 4th Ave.; Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; free admission; Dealers offering slabs and bargain rocks, free fluorescent show, demonstrations, silent auction, displays, raffles, and activities for children; contact Bob Oblack; Email:; Website:

26-27CANB, OREGON: 55th Annual Gem and Mineral Show - Nature Art; Clackamette Mineral and Gem Club; Clackamas County Fairgrounds, 694 NE 4th Ave., ; Sat. 9-6, Sun. 10-5; free admission; Vendors, demonstrations, displays, auction, fluorescent area, activities for children; contact Karen McAllister, (503) 656-2527; Email:; Website: