As a courtesy to our website visitors, we list the upcoming shows in the area.  Our members are often doing faceting demonstrations at these shows so come and visit.  A great activity and outing for the day and family.




July 17-19 
Fri 10-5
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-4

Lower Umpqua Gem and Lapidary Society 

Donation for admission

Raffle, silent auction, kids scavenger hunt, black light room, display cases, vendors

Reedsport Community Center
451 Winchester Avenue
Reedsport OR

Susan Baughman
69833 Stage Road
North Bend  OR 97459
541 271 6816

July 18-19 
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-5

Rock and Gem Show Sale

Darrington Rock and Gem Club
Free Admission

Field Trip – Saturday @11:00am to collect Travertine

Kids Activities; Jade Displays; Raffle; Door Prizes; Rock Collecting Maps; Used Tools; Custom Rock Cutting; Dealer Certificates; Free Rocks; Highly Skilled Amateur Dealers (No Commercial Dealers)

Manford Grange
1265 Railroad Ave.
Darrington, WA
(behind IGA)

Ed Lehman
425 334 6282
Angela Moore
360 436 2107

July 24-26 
Fri 9-6
Sat 9-6
Sun 9-5

Washington Agate & Mineral Society of Olympia 

Rock and Gem Show held during Oregon Trail Days in Tenino WA, also, Mountain Man Camp and Blackpowder Shoot, Rock Quarry Swimming  Pool, Kid Activities, Saturday Morning Parade, Lots of Great Food, City wide garage sales, Farmers Market, Live Music Concert in the Park Friday and Saturday Nights.

Parkside Elementary School
301 Central Ave East
(corner of Central Avenue & Stage St S.)
Tenino, WA 98589

Daniel De Boer
PO Box 2553
Olympia WA 98507

July 31 - August 1-2
Fri 10-5
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-4
53rd Gem and Mineral Show - "Are You Ready to Rock?"
Far West Lapidary and Gem Society

Admission $1.00  Children under 12 free
Silent auctions, Door Prizes, Displays, Jewelry, Gemstones, Rough and Polished Rocks.
North Bend Community Center
2222 Broadway
North Bend, OR 97459
Don Innes
541 396 5722

August 8-9
Sat 9-5
Sun 10-5

Maplewood Rock and Gem Club 

Rock & Mineral Sale

Maplewood Rock and Gem Clubhouse
8802 196thSt. SW
Edmonds, WA

Bev Ryder
425 338 4184

August 14-16
Fri 10-9
Sat 10-9
Sun 10-6

Port Townsend Rock Club 

Annual Rock, Gem, & Mineral Show in conjunction with the Jefferson County Fair

Fair admission gate prices
Adults $6 -- 
Seniors (65+) - $5

Students (13-17) - $5
-- Children (6-12) - $2 
Age 5 and under - free

Three-day Season Tickets include Sunday’s Beef BBQ  in Advance $13  at gate $15

Jefferson County Fairgrounds
4907 Landes Street
Port Townsend, WA

Garnett Brooks
360 379 5531

September 12-13
Sat 9-6
Sun 10-4

Clallam County Gem & Mineral Association 

Free Admission

Check the website for updated

Vern Burton Community Center
308 East 8th Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362

Jennie Bourassa 
360 681 0372
Kathy Schreiner
360 681 3811

PO Box 98
Sequim, WA 98382

September 12-13
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-5

Marcus Whitman Gem & Mineral Society
Annual Gem and Mineral Show
Adults $2.00
Children under 12 Free

Walla Walla County Fairgrounds
Community Center Building
363 Orchard St.
Walla Walla, WA

Jack Edwards
509 529 3673

September 19-20
Sat 10-6
Sun 10-4

Southern Washington Mineralogical Society

50th Annual Show

There will be dealers, food, door prizes, gem dig, demonstrators, spin table, country store, silent auction, voice auction, sand castle, black light display and display cases.

Castle Rock Fairgrounds
A Street & Cowlitz River
Castle Rock, WA

Chuck Sonner
360 785 3909

October 9-11
Fri 10-6
Sat 10-6
Sun 10-5

Portland Regional Gem & Mineral Show Association
33thAnnual Portland Regional Gem and Mineral Show

Adults - $5

Kids 12 and under free with paid adult

40+ vendors of fossils, rocks, gems, minerals, tools, jewelry, beads and more. 

Kids corner with games & activities.

100 exhibits of fossils and finished lapidary arts to learn about diversity of rocks and minerals.

Speaker presentations from authors of geology, fossils, and rock collecting. 

10+ demonstrations in cutting precious stones, wire wrapping, cabochons, etc.

Door prizes, win a bargains at the silent auction.

For more information go to:

Washington Co. Fairplex
873 NE 34th Avenue
Hillsboro, OR 97124 

(Across from Hillsboro Airport)

L. Smith
Portland Regional Gem and Mineral Show Association
PO Box 5401
Portland, OR 97228

October 10-11
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-5

Marysville Rock & Gem Club 
40th Annual "Rocktoberfest"

Free admission, free parking

Totem Middle School Cafeteria
7th Street and State Avenue
Marysville, WA

Brian Murril
425 346 9313

October 17-18
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-4
Hatrockhounds Gem and Mineral Society
"Natures Treasures Under Foot"


Dealers, displays, demonstrations, speakers, silent auction

Hermiston Conference Center
415 South Highway 395
Hermiston, OR

Mike Filarski
541 571 2593

October 17-18
Sat 10-6
Sun 10-5

Hells Canyon Gem Club 

49th Annual Gem and Mineral Show

$3.00 General Admission
Children 12 and under free

Exhibits of local collections, lapidary carving, crystals and precious gems, educational and fossils.  Demonstrations, Dealers of rough rock , cut stones, jewelry, and equipment.

Kid’s Activities creating your own masterpieces, wheel of rocks.  Silent Auction¸ Door Prizes, Grand Prize Drawing, Food

Nez Perce County Fairgrounds
1229 Burrell Avenue
Lewiston, ID 83501

Dan Cease
509 254 1720

October 24-25
Sat 9-6
Sun 10-5

Clackamette Mineral & Gem Club 
50th Annual Show

Free Admission
Kid's corner, silent auction, magazine and rock slab sales, bargain rock by the bucket or the large piece, fluorescent show, demonstrations, raffle and door prizes along with our wonderful dealers

Clackamas County Fairgrounds
694 NE 4th Avenue
Canby, OR

Beth Heesacker
4145 NW Heesacker Rd.
Forest Grove, OR 97116

October 24-25
Sat 10-6
Sun 10-5

Bellevue Rock Club 

Bellevue Rock Club Annual Show

Vasa Park
3560 West Lake Sammamish Pkwy SE
Bellevue, WA

Bruce Himko
PO Box 1851
Bellevue, WA 98009
425 957 1284

November 7-8
Sat 9-5
Sun 10-5
Annual Fall Show
Maplewood Rock & Gem Club

Maplewood Rock Club Clubhouse
8802 196th Street SW
Edmonds, WA 98026
Don Wilcox
206 226 1868
December 5-6
Sat 9-6
Sun 10-5
MRGC Winter Bazaar
Maplewood Rock and Gem Club

Maplewood Clubhouse
8802 196th St. SW
Edmonds, WA

Mike Collins
206 714 6861