A calendar of mineral shows

gem shows, fossil shows, symposiums, and other events of interest to the mineralogical community

Mineral show calendar last updated: 27 January 2015

Contact mineralfest@aol.com if you would like your club's show listed.

24 January 2015: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Mineral & Fossil Swap & Sell

Organized by: Philadelphia Mineralogical Society

Cathedral Village (600 East Cathedral Road, Philadelphia)

Upcoming Shows

13-15 February 2015: St. Louis, Missouri

Annual Gem, Jewelry, Rock, Mineral and Fossil Show

Organized by: Cabin Fever Productions

Kirkwood Community Center (111 South Geyer Road, Kirkwood)

14 February 2015: Upper Marlboro, Maryland

25th Annual Mineral, Jewelry and Fossil Show

Organized by: Southern Maryland Rock and Mineral Club

Show Place Arena (14900 Pennsylvania Avenue)

14-15 February 2015: Albany, New York

22nd Annual James Campbell Memorial Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show and Sale

Organized by: Capital District Mineral Club and the New York State Academy of Mineralogy

New York State Museum (Empire State Plaza on Madison Avenue)

20-22 February 2015: GeoFest - Indianapolis, Indiana

13th Annual Indiana State Museum Fossil, Gem and Mineral Show

Organized by: Indiana State Museum

Indiana State Museum (650 West Washington Street, Indianapolis)

21-22 February 2015: Mesa, Arizona

49th Annual Spring Jewelry, Gem & Rock Show

Organized by: Apache Junction Rock & Gem Club

Skyline High School (845 South Crismon Road)

6-8 March 2015: Newark, California

67th Annual Jewelry, Gem and Mineral Show and Sale

Organized by: Mineral & Gem Society of Castro Valley

Newark Pavilion (6430 Thornton Avenue)

7-8 March 2015: Newark, Delaware

52nd Annual Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: Delaware Mineralogical Society

Delaware Technical & Community College (400 Stanton-Christiana Road)

13-15 March 2015: Kansas City, Missouri

54th Annual Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Association of Earth Science Clubs of Greater Kansas City

KCI Expo Center (11730 NW Ambassador Drive)

14 March 2015: Skokie, Illinois (Chicago area)

66th Annual Silent Auction of Rocks, Minerals, Fossils and Lapidary Treasures

Organized by: Chicago Rocks & Minerals Society

St. Peter's United Church of Christ (8013 Laramie Avenue)

14-15 March 2015: Clifton, New Jersey

26th Annual North Jersey Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: North Jersey Mineralogical Society

Pope John Paul II Center (775 Valley Road)

20-22 March 2015: Jackson, Michigan

Michigan Gem & Mineral Society 53rd Annual Show

Organized by: Michigan Gem & Mineral Society

Jackson County Fairgrounds - American One Event Center (200 West Ganson)

20-22 March 2015: Rome, Georgia

36th Annual Valley and Ridge Gem and Mineral Show

Organized by: Rome Georgia Mineral Society

The Forum (301 Tribune Street, Rome)

20-22 March 2015: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Treasures of the Earth: 46th Annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Expo

Organized by: Albuquerque Gem & Mineral Club

Creative Arts Center at NM State Fairgrounds (300 San Pedro NE)

Theme: Silver and Gold

21-22 March 2015: Gaithersburg, Maryland

51st Annual Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show

Organized by: Gem, Lapidary and Mineral Society of Montgomery County, Maryland

Montgomery County Fairgrounds (16 Chestnut Street)

21-22 March 2015: Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

37th Annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Franklin County Rock & Mineral Club

Hamilton Heights Elementary School (1589 Johnson Road)

27-29 March 2015: Bridgeton, Missouri (St. Louis area)

55th Annual Gem, Mineral, & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Rock Hobby Club of Greater St. Louis

Machinists Hall Auditorium (12365 St. Charles Rock Road, Bridgeton)

28-29 March 2015: Plymouth Meeting, PA

15th Annual Philadelphia Mineral Treasures and Fossil Fair

Organized by: Philadelphia Mineralogical Society and Delaware Valley Paleontological Society

LuLu Temple (5140 Butler Pike)

28-29 March 2015: Sayre, Pennsylvania

46th Annual Rock & Mineral Show

Organized by: Che-Hanna Rock and Mineral Club

Athens Township Volunteer Fire Hall (211 Herrick Avenue)

28-29 March 2015: Roseville, California

53rd Annual "Nature's Wonders" Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Roseville Rock Rollers Gem & Mineral Society

Roseville (Placer County) Fairgrounds (800 All America City Boulevard)

28-29 March 2015: Northampton, Massachusetts

Western Mass Mineral Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: Connecticut Valley Mineral Club

Clarion Hotel & Conference Center (1 Atwood Drive, Northampton)

10-12 April 2015: Orlando, Florida

Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: Central Florida Mineral and Gem Society

Florida National Guard Armory (2809 South Fern Creek Avenue)

11-12 April 2015: Orange, Connecticut

42nd Annual Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: The New Haven Mineral Club

Amity Regional Middle School (100 Ohman Avenue)

11-12 April 2015: Abilene, Texas

Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Central Texas Gem & Mineral Society

Abilene Civic Center (1100 North 6th Street)

11-12 April 2015: Johnson City, New York

46th NYST Geology Club Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: New York Southern Tier Geology Club

Johnson City Senior Center (30 Brocton Avenue)

18 April 2015: Severna Park, Maryland

Annual Jewelry, Gem and Mineral Show

Organized by: Patuxent Lapidary Guild

Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Company (Route 2, Severna Park)

18-19 April 2015: Lancaster, Pennsylvania

North Museum Rock, Mineral, and Fossil Show

Organized by: North Museum of Natural History and Science

Farm and Home Center (1383 Arcadia Road)

24-26 April 2015: Portland, Oregon

58th Annual Rock and Gem Show

Organized by: Mt. Hood Rock Club

Kliever Memorial Armory (10000 NE 33rd Drive)

25-26 April 2015: Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio (Akron area)

Semi Annual Gemboree – Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Akron Mineral Society and Summit Lapidary Club

Emidio & Sons Expo Center (48 East Bath Road, Cuyahoga Falls)

25-26 April 2015: Memphis, Tennessee

The Earth Wide Open - 36th Annual Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Memphis Archaeological & Geological Society

Agricenter International Expo Center (7777 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis)

1-3 May 2015: Kalamazoo, Michigan

56th Annual Rock, Gem, Fossil, Jewelry and Mineral Show

Organized by: Kalamazoo Geological & Mineral Society

Kalamazoo County Expo Center (2900 Lake Street)

2-3 May 2015: Pittston, Pennsylvania

Treasures of the Earth: 12th Annual Show and Sale

Organized by: The Mineralogical Society of Northeastern Pennsylvania

Oblates of St. Joseph (1880 Highway 315)

2-3 May 2015: Topsfield, Massachusetts

52nd Annual New England Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: North Shore Rock & Mineral Club

Topsfield Fairgrounds, Coolidge Hall & Fairtrade Building (Route 1 North)

2-3 May 2015: Waco, Texas

55th Annual Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Waco Gem & Mineral Club

Extraco Events Center, Arts and Crafts Building (4601 Bosque Boulevard, Waco)

2-3 May 2015: Anaheim, California

55th Annual Mineral, Gem & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Searchers Gem & Mineral Society

Brookhurst Community Center (2271 West Crescent Avenue)

8-10 May 2015: Norcross, Georgia (Atlanta area)

47th Annual Gem and Mineral Show

Organized by: Georgia Mineral Society

New location: North Atlanta Trade Center (1700 Jeurgens Court, Norcross)

16-17 May 2015: Leesport, Pennsylvania

47th Annual World of Gems and Minerals: Gemstone, Jewelry, Bead, Mineral and Fossil Show

Organized by: Berks Mineralogical Society

Leesport Farmer's Market (Route 61)

16-17 May 2015: North Olmsted, Ohio (Cleveland area)

47th Annual Cleveland Area Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Parma Lapidary Club

Soccer Sportsplex (31515 Lorain Road, North Olmsted)

6 June 2015: Spring Mineralfest - Macungie, Pennsylvania

64th semi-annual Mineralfest

Organized by: Pennsylvania Earth Sciences Association

Macungie Memorial Park (Poplar Street)

Indoor / outdoor

27-28 June 2015: Culver City, California

54th Annual Fiesta of Gems

Organized by: Culver City Rock and Mineral Club

Veterans Memorial Auditorium (4117 Overland Boulevard)

11-12 July 2015: Syracuse, New York

GemWorld 2015 - 49th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, and Jewelry Show

Organized by: Gem & Mineral Society of Syracuse

SRC Arena and Event Center at Onondaga Community College (4585 West Seneca Turnpike)

11-12 July 2015: Casper, Wyoming

68th Annual Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Natrona County Rockhounds

Parkway Plaza (123 West E Street)

5-6 September 2015: Augusta, Maine

26th Annual Rockhounders Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: The Kennebec Rocks & Minerals Club

National Guard Armory (Western Avenue, Augusta)

26-27 September 2015: Franklin, New Jersey

59th Annual Franklin-Sterling Hill Mineral, Gem, and Jewelry Show

Organized by: Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society and the Franklin Mineral Museum

Franklin Borough School  (50 Washington Avenue, Franklin)

Indoor / outdoor

2-4 October 2015: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque Fall Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Creative Arts Center at NM State Fairgrounds (300 San Pedro NE)

3 October 2015: Autumn Mineralfest - Macungie, Pennsylvania

65th semi-annual Mineralfest

Organized by: Pennsylvania Earth Sciences Association

Macungie Memorial Park (Poplar Street)

Indoor / outdoor

27-29 November 2015: Mobile, Alabama

21st Annual Jewelry, Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Mobile Rock & Gem Society

Abba Shrine Center (7701 Hitt Road, Mobile)