Gem and Mineral / Bead Shows / Other Events

Rockhounds, gem and bead lovers, there's still more upcoming gem and mineral / bead shows. If you know of other shows that we might list here, please let us know.

RockHound RoundUp
March 7-10, 2019
See the web site for more information.

March 15-17, 2019
Treasures of the Earth
Gem, Mineral, Jewelry Expo
Over 50 dealers selling everything from amethyst cathedrals to Zebra rock, rocks and minerals inexpensive to moderately priced. You will find gems (crystals, faceted, cabs, rough, and set in jewelry), decorator items, and jewelry, books and supplies, beads, and lots more. There will be a mineral ID Booth, an educational booth from the NM Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources (both a display and maps, books, and guidebooks), stuff for kids, and three silent auctions per day. See displays (about 20), most of them educational, all of them interesting! Displays provided by junior and adult members. 
See the web site for more information.

April 20, 2019
(Occurs every year on Saturday before Easter Sunday)
Mama's Easter Egg Hunt
Mama's Minerals Albuquerque
800 20th Street NW @ Bellamah
Albuquerque, NM

Hop on over with your little chicks to the Mama's Minerals Easter Egg Hunt at our Albuquerque location! Kids will find eggs filled with Mama's Minerals goodies - tumbled stones, colorful beads, million year old fossils and minerals. Children are welcome to bring their own baskets for collecting. Meet the Easter Bunny! Each participant will leave with 8 new rock, fossil and mineral treasures. 
Egg hunt is open to children 12 and under, and parent / guardians must be present for children to participate. Four sessions, at 10:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm, and 3:00 pm. Space is limited. You must pre-purchase tickets, $4 per child. 
More information

June 14-16, 2019
Carlsbad Gem & Mineral Show
Dealers from New Mexico and surrounding states offer for sale: mineral specimens, rough & cut precious & semi-precious stones, fossils, geodes, petrified wood, meteorites, carved stone and wood figures, beads, jewelry and lapidary equipment & supplies.
See the web site for more information.

June 2019 (Date TBD)
San Juan County Gem & Mineral Show
See the web site for more information.

September 2019 (Date TBD)
Grant County Rolling Stones Gem & Mineral Show
Free Admission – A great family event ! Large assortment of vendors, Wheel of Fortune, Silent Auction, and Daily Field trips for Collecting- Educational Speakers from New Mexico Tech Mineral Museum, The Zuhl Museum as well as others. Educational Displays - New Mexico State University Zuhl Collection of Petrified Wood and the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.
See the web site for more information.

October 4-6, 2019
Albuquerque Fall Gem, Mineral, and Jewelry Show
Expo NM
(NM State Fairgrounds)

See the web site for more information.