Shows July - December 2016

If your Club Show Dates need updating email Pat Lambert Club Show Coordinator
at least 4 months before your show.


Jul 27-29
Fri 9-6
Sat 9-6
Sun 9-5

2018 Rock and Gem Rendezvous held during Tenino Oregon Trail Days

Washington Agate and Mineral Society of Olympia

Free admission

The Rock and Gem Show will feature demonstrations, indoor displays, activities for kids and dealer booths.  It is held during Oregon Trail Days in Tenino WA, which features 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
5107 Brenner Road NW
Olympia WA 98502

Aug 3-5
Fri 10-5
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-4
56th Gem and Mineral Show

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
Aug 4-5
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-5
Rock and Gem Show Sale

Darrington Rock and Gem Club

Free Admission

Collecting Field Trip – Saturday 12:00 to Rocks Bars and Sweetwater Travertine

Hourly door prizes – Kids create their own rock kritters – Free rocks for kids - Vendors

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

Troy Lehman
360 391 1153

Aug 11-12
Sat 9-5
Sun 10-5

Maplewood Rock and Gem Club

12th Annual Summer Rock and Mineral Sale

Free Admission

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

Mary Ann Collins
206 714 3922

Sept 8-9
Sat 9-5
Sun 10-4

Clallam County Gem & Mineral Association

Free Admission

There will be a Raffle, featured speakers both days, a Rock Alley for kids, great vendors, and on-going cab making and faceting demos. We have display boxes. We have food available provided by the Boys & Girls Club of the Olympic Peninsula with all food sales proceeds benefiting the Port Angeles Unit of the Boys & Girls Club.

Check the website for updated information

Vern Burton Community Center
308 East 4th Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362

Kathy Bachman
360 681 3994
Kathy Schreiner
360 681 3811

PO Box 98
Sequim, WA 98382

Sept 8-9
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-5

Marcus Whitman Gem & Mineral Society

49th Annual Gem and Mineral Show

Adults $3.00 - Children under 12 Free

Rocks, minerals, fossils, demonstrators, exhibits, silent auction, children activities, retail dealers

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

Jack L. Edwards
509 520 1182

Sept 8-9
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-5

Southern Washington Mineralogical Society

53rd Annual Show

Free Admission & Parking

Dealers, Member Display Cases, Food,  Door Prizes, Gem Dig, Demonstrators, Spin Table, Scavenger Hunt, Rock Cutting, Verbal Auction Saturday at 3pm, Scholarship Raffle Sunday at 3pm

Castle Rock Fairgrounds
120 Fair Lane
SW Corner of Highway 411 and Cowlitz River
Castle Rock, WA

Robert Klickman & Nicole Doiron
360 785 4417
PO Box 679
Winlock, WA 98596

Sept 22-23
Sat 10-6
Sun 10-4

Cascade Mineralogical Society – Kent WA

Annual Show
Free Admission

An indoor show plus several sheltered outdoor vendors. Beautiful, state-of-the-art, new venue. You will find minerals, gemstones, cabs, fossils, geodes, tools and equipment. Everything from rough rock, supplies, finished jewelry and more. Hourly door prizes plus end of show Grande Prize Raffle. Hands on demonstrations, knapping, faceting, wire wrapping and cabbing. Continuous silent auction. Case displays. Many activities for the kids. A great family event!s

Green River College
Student Union Building
12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA

Mark Hohn
253 332 3736

32099 199th Ave. SE
Kent, WA 98042

Oct 6-7
Sat 10-5
Sun 10-5

Marysville Rock & Gem Club
44th Annual "Rocktoberfest"

Free admission, free parking

At our 44th annual show there will be dealers with rock rough, slabs, and polished cabs to gem quality faceting rough; minerals, fossils, tools, and lapidary equipment; jewelry, beads, gems and books.  There will be demonstrators, club displays, and more fun and games for the kids.

Door prizes, silent auctions, raffle prizes and food service. 

For more information, check us out on Facebook:  Marysville Rock and Gem Club

Totem Middle School Cafeteria
605 7th Street NE
7th Street and State Avenue
Marysville, WA

Brian Murril
425 346 9313

October 6
Sat 10-6

Idaho Falls Gem and Mineral Society
8th Annual Members Rock, Gem and Jewelry Sale

Admission - $3.00 Children 12 and under free

Membership selling their unique jewelry; unusual rough and polished rocks, slabs, minerals and fossils specimens; handcrafted artisan items; gemstones; jewelry making supplies and beads

Pinecrest Event Center
560 East Anderson
Idaho Falls, ID
(Next to Fred Meyers Store)

Bill Thielbahr
208 524 0139

Oct 12-14
Fri 10-6
Sat 10-6
Sun 10-5

Portland Regional Gem & Mineral Show Association
38thAnnual Portland Regional Show of Gems, Minerals and Fossils

Adults - $5

Kids 12 and under free with paying adult

45 vendors with fossils, rocks, gems, minerals, beads, tools, jewelry, Kid's Activity Corner with games & prizes.
100 exhibits of fossils, lapidary arts, and minerals.
Silent Auction

For more information go to:

Clackamas County Fairgrounds
694 NE 4th Ave
Canby, OR 97013

Linda Harvey
503 310 3036
Portland Regional Gen and Mineral Show Association
PO Box 5401
Portland, OR 97228

Oct 20-21
Sat 10-6
Sun 10-4

Hells Canyon Gem Club

51st Annual Gem and Mineral Show

Admission  $3 per adult per day;  Children 12 & under free with adult

We have displays, demonstrations dealers, kid’s corner, & a silent auction. Door prizes are drawn every hour with a grand prize Sunday afternoon

Nez Perce County Fairgrounds
1229 Burrell Avenue
Lewiston, ID 83501

Mary Lou Northrup
208 743 6944

Oct 27-28
Sat 9-6
Sun 10-5

Clackamette Mineral & Gem Club
53rd Annual Show

Free Admission
Door prizes, raffle, special meteorite exhibit, gem tree making, demos, silent auction, slab and bargain lapidary rock sales.

Clackamas County Fairgrounds
694 NE 4th Avenue
Canby, OR 97013

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

Oct 27-28
Sat 10-6
Sun 10-5

Bellevue Rock Club

Annual Rock and Gem Show – "Octoberfest of Gems"

Free admission

20 dealers in minerals, fossils, tools, equipment, slabs, faceting rough, finished stones, etc. Children's activities, Door prizes, and Silent auction.

Vasa Park
3560 West Lake Sammamish Pkwy SE
Bellevue, WA

Bruce Himko
PO Box 1851
Bellevue, WA 98009


Nov 10-11
Sat 9-5
Sun 10-4
Skagit Rock and Gem Club
“Treasures of the Earth” Annual Rock and Gem Show

Admission – Free

Beautiful displays, kid's activities, silent auction, rock slab sales, lapidary demonstrations, raffle and door prizes along with our wonderful dealers.

Sedro Woolley Community Center
703 Pacific Street
Sedro Woolley, WA 98284

Debbie Frank

Nov 10-11
Sat 9-5
Sun 10-5
Annual Fall Show
Maplewood Rock & Gem Club

Maplewood Rock Club Clubhouse
8802 196th Street SW
Edmonds, WA 98026
Mary Ann Collins
206 714 3922
Dec 8-9
Sat 9-6
Sun 10-5

7th Annual MRGC Winter Rock and Mineral Sale
Maplewood Rock and Gem Club

Free Admission

Maplewood Clubhouse
8802 196th St. SW
Edmonds, WA
Mary Ann Collins
206 714 3922