This page lists upcoming CFMS Member Society/Club Shows.  Societies invite Dealers to shows to  feature  selections of rocks, minerals, gems, jewelry and associated specialties. Shows also offer demonstrations, displays and activities for you to enjoy.
  • You are sure to find treasures to admire and add to your collections!
  • If you want to learn about the hobby, come visit a show in your community. It's an excellent time to meet members and find out what the society or club has to offer.

    CFMS invites its Member Societies and Clubs in good standing to post their shows or events on this page. (Events sponsored by other organizations will NOT be posted).

    Please use the ONLINE SHOW DATE FORM to send your information. When you use this form, a copy will go to the Show Date Coordinator and the Webmaster at the same time.  If unable to use the online form, CLICK HERE for a format to use for email or mail.   Have a Great Show!
     

    2017 Show Calendar



    MARCH

    March 3 - 5: NEWARK, CA
    Mineral & Gem Society of Castro Valley
    Newark Pavilion
    6430 Thornton Avenue
    Hours: Fri & Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
    Contact: Cathy Miller, (510) 305-4196
    Email: showchair@mgscv.org
    Website: www.mgscv.org

    March 4 - 5: ARCADIA, CA
    Monrovia Rockhound
    L. A. County Arboretum & Botanical Garden
    301 North Baldwin Avenue
    Hours: 9:00 - 4:30 daily
    Contact: Jo Anna Ritchey, (626) 359-1624
    Email: joannaritchey@gmail.com
    Website: www.Moroks.com

    March 4 - 5: LEMOORE, CA
    Lemoore Gem & Mineral Society
    Lemoore Trinity Hall
    470 Champion Street
    Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 4
    Contact: Christopher Wertinberger, (559) 309-3433
    Email: kim-morrell@hotmail.com

    March 4 - 5: VENTURA, CA
    Ventura Gem & Mineral Society
    Ventura County Fairgrounds
    10 W. Harbor Boulevard
    Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
    Contact: Terry Wilson, (805) 312-8467
    Email: info@vgms.org
    Website: www.vgms.org

    March 11 - 12: SAN MARINO, CA
    Pasadena Lapidary Society
    San Marino Masonic Center
    3130 Huntington Drive
    Hours: Sat 10 - 6, Sun 10 - 5
    Contact: Marcia Goetz, (626) 260-7239
    Email: pasadenalapidary@aol.com
    Website: www.pasadenalapidarysociety.org        Show Page

    March 11 - 12: SPRECKELS, CA
    Salinas Valley Rock & Gem Club
    Spreckel's Veteran's Hall
    5th & Llano Streets
    Hours: 10 - 5 daily
    Contact: Gary Beck, (831) 679-2896
    Email: garybeckpca@yahoo.com
    Website: http://salinasrockandgem.pagecloud.com       Show Page

    March 11 - 12: TURLOCK, CA
    Mother Lode Mineral Society, Modesto
    Stanislaus County Fairgrounds
    900 North Broadway
    Hours: 10 - 5 daily
    Contacts: Bud & Terry McMillin, (209) 484-4416
    Email: terry.mcmillin@yahoo.com
    Website: www.motherlodemineralsociety.com        Show Page

    March 18 - 19: SAN JOSE, CA
    Santa Clara Valley Gem & Mineral Society
    Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
    344 Tully Road
    Hours: 10 - 5 daily
    Contact: June Harris, (408) 265-1422
    Email: info@scvgms.org
    Website: www.scvgms.org       Show Page

    March 25 - 26: ANGELS CAMP, CA
    Calaveras Gem & Mineral Society
    Calaveras County Fairgrounds
    101 Frogtown Road
    Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
    Contact: Dave Muster (209-518-8795) or Anna Christiansen (209-847-1173)
    Email: annachristiansen7132@comcast.net
    Website: www.calaverasgemandmineral.org

    March 25- 26: ROSEVILLE, CA
    Roseville Rock Rollers Gem & Mineral Society
    Placer County Fairgrounds
    800 All American City Blvd (off Washington)
    Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
    Contact: Gloria Marie, (916) 216-1114
    Email: gloriarosevillerockrollers@gmail.com
    Website: www.rockrollers.com         Show Page



    APRIL

    April 1 - 2: CHICO, CA
    Paradise Gem & Mineral Society
    Silver Dollar Fairgrounds
    2357 Fair Street
    Hours: Sat 9 - 5; Sun 9 - 4
    Contact: Kevin Wright, (530) 990-0211
    Email: agateorca@ix.netcom.com
    Website: paradisegem.org

    April 1 - 2: TORRANCE, CA
    South Bay Lapidary & Mineral Society
    Ken Miller Recreation Center
    3341 Torrance Blvd (entrance on Madrona Ave)
    Hours: Sat. 10 - 5; Sun. 10 - 4
    Contact: Nancy Pekarek, (310) 257-8152
    Email: pekareks@hotmail.com
    Website: southbaylapidaryandmineralsociety.com      Show Page

    April 7, 8 & 9: VISTA, CA
    Vista Gem & Mineral Society
    Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum
    2040 North Santa Fe Avenue
    Hours: 9 - 5 daily
    Contact: Ray Pearce, (760) 535 5524
    Email: raysrocks@cox.net
    Website: www.vistarocks.org

    April 8 - 9: MARIPOSA, CA
    Mariposa Gem & Mineral Society
    Mariposa County Fairgrounds
    5007 Fairgrounds Rd/Hwy 49 So.
    Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
    Contact: Meredith Meehan, (559) 868-3535
    Email: mgmc@sti.net
    Website: www.camineralmuseum.com

    April 22 - 23: PASO ROBLES, CA
    Santa Lucia Rockhounds
    Paso Robles Event Center
    2198 Riverside Avenue
    Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 – 4
    Contact: Tina Clark, (805) 305-0246
    Email: slrockhounds@gmail.com
    Website: www.slrockhounds.org

    April 22 - 23: THOUSAND OAKS, CA
    Conejo Gem & Mineral Club
    Borchard Park Community Center
    190 Reino Road at Borchard Road
    Hours: 10 - 5 daily
    Contact: Robert Sankovich, (805) 494-7734
    Email: rmsorca@roadrunner.com
    Website: www.cgamc.org

    April 29 - 30: LANCASTER, CA
    Antelope Valley Gem & Mineral Society
    Lancaster High School
    44701 32nd Street West
    Hours: 10 - 5 daily
    Website: www.avgem.weebly.com           Show Page

    April 29 - 30: SANTA CRUZ, CA
    Santa Cruz Mineral & Gem Society
    Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
    307 Church Street
    Hours: 10 - 5 daily
    Contact: Dean Welder
    Email: wdeanwelder@gmail.com
    Website: www.scrockngem.org       Show Page



    MAY

    May 5 - 7: YUCAIPA, CA
    Yucaipa Valley Gem & Mineral Society
    Yucaipa Music & Arts Festival
    Yucaipa Blvd and Adams Street
    Hours: Fri 6 - 9; Sat 12 - 10, Sun 12 - 6
    Contact: Lee Peterson, (909) 794-0731
    Website: www.yvgms.org           Show Page

    May 6 - 7: JACKSON, CA
    Amador County Gem & Mineral Society
    Kennedy Mine
    12594 Kennedy Mine Rd (off Hwy 49/88)
    Hours: 10 – 4 daily
    Contact: Gaylene Lichty, (209) 245-5388
    Email: mountaingirl@volcano.net
    Website: amadorgemandmineral.org

    May 6 - 7, 2017:  RENO, NV
    Reno Gem & Mineral Society
    Reno Livestock Event Center
    1350 North Wells Avenue
    Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
    Contact: Daniel Ellis, (775) 359-6068
    Email: sailondan55@aol.com
    Website: www.renorockhounds.com

    May 6 - 7: ANAHEIM, CA

    Searchers Gem & Mineral Society
    Brookhurst Community Center
    2271 W. Crescent Avenue
    Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4:30
    Contact: Margaret Hogarth, 909 815-3045
    Email: hogarth.m@gmail.com
    Website: www.searchersrocks.org



    JUNE

    June 2 - 4: LA HABRA, CA
    North Orange County Gem & Mineral Society
    La Habra Community Center
    101 W. La Habra Blvd.
    Hours: Fri 5 - 8; Sat & Sun 10 - 5
    Contact: Armando Perdoza, (909) 455-6800
    Email: forestandson@yahoo.com
    Website: www.nocgms.com

    June 3 - 4: ESCONDIDO, CA
    Palomar Gem & Mineral Club
    California Center for the Arts
    340 N. Escondido Blvd.
    Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
    Contact: Dawn Vickers
    Email: dawnjvickers@gmail.com
    Website: www.palomargem.org        Show Page

    June 3 - 4, 2017: GLENDORA, CA
    Glendora Gems
    Goddard Middle School
    859 E. Sierra Madre Avenue
    Hours: Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
    Contact: Bonnie Bidwell, (626) 963-4638
    Email: ybidwell2@aol.com


    June 9, 10 & 11, 2017: VENTURA, CA
    VENTURA ROCKS THE NATION!
    2017 CFMS-AFMS Show & Convention
    Hosted by Ventura County Gem & Mineral Society
    Ventura County Fairgrounds
    10 West Harbor Boulevard
    Hours: Fri & Sat 10 - 5; Sun 10 - 4
    Contact: Diane Cook, (805) 312-8467
    Email:      info@vgms.org
    Website: 2017CFMS-AFMSShow.com
    2017 CFMS-AFMS Show & Convention, Ventura, California
    June 17 - 18: CAMBRIA, CA
    San Luis Obispo Gem & Mineral Club
    Cambria Vets Hall
    1000 Main Street
    Hours: 10 - 5 daily
    Contact: Kim Noyes, (805) 610-0603
    Email: kim@slogem.org
    Website: www.slogem.org       Show Page



    JULY

    July 8 - 9: CULVER CITY, CA
    Culver City Rock & Mineral Club
    Veterans Memorial Auditorium
    4117 Overland Blvd
    Hours: Sat 10 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
    Contact: Janice Metz, (310) 850-4398
    Email: janicemtz@yahoo.com
    Website: www.culvercityrocks.org



    AUGUST

    August 19 - 20: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
    San Francisco Gem & Mineral Society
    San Francisco County Fair Building
    9th Avenue & Lincoln Way
    Hours: Sat. 10 - 6; Sun. 10 - 5
    Contact: Ellen Nott
    Email: ellen_nott@yahoo.com
    Website: www.sfgemshow.org      Show Page



    SEPTEMBER
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    OCTOBER

    October 8: FALLBROOK, CA
    Fallbrook Gem & Mineral Society
    Fallbrook Gem & Mineral Building
    123 West Alvarado Street
    Hours: 9 - 4
    Contact: Janice Bricker, (760) 728-1130
    Email: fgms@sbcglobal.net
    Website: www.fgms.org

    October 14 - 15: TRONA, CA
    Searles Lake Gem & Mineral Society
    Gem Show Building
    13337 Main Street
    Hours: Sat 7:30 - 5; Sun 7:30 - 4
    Contact: Jim & Bonnie Fairchild, (760) 372-5356
    Email: slgms@iwvisp.com
    Website: www1.iwvisp.com/tronagemclub       Show Flyer/Details



    NOVEMBER

    November 3, 4 & 5: EUREKA, CA
    Humboldt Gem & Mineral Society
    Redwood Acres Fairgrounds
    3750 Harris Street
    Hours: Fri 9 - 6; Sat 9 - 6; Sun 10 - 5
    Contact: Toni L Tyson, (707) 502-9574
    email: bluiis911@msn.com

    November 4 - 5: CONCORD, CA
    Contra Costa Mineral & Gem Society
    Centre Concord
    5298 Clayton Road
    Hours: 10 - 5 daily
    Contact: Harry Nichandros, (925) 289-0454
    Email: showinfo@ccmgs.org
    Website: www.ccmgs.org            Show Page

    November 4 - 5: RIDGECREST, CA
    Indian Wells Gem & Mineral Society
    Desert Empire Fairgrounds
    520 South Richmond Road
    Hours: 9 - 5 daily
    Contact: John DeRosa, (760) 375-7905
    Email: jfrocks@dslextreme.com



    DECEMBER
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