Gems & Minerals Show

The information below is from the 2018 Fair, and it will give you an idea of what to expect in 2019. Please check back!

  • Date: TBC
  • Time: TBC
  • Location: Gems & Minerals
This exhibit features rare and unique gems, mineral specimens, fossils and handcrafted jewelry by professional and non-professional jewelers. San Diego County is home to many collectors and enthusiasts who share their collections, which include museum-quality and unique specimens. Exhibit Highlights: • Fluorescent mineral room • Gem faceting, jewelry making, rock carving and sphere making demonstrations • Free Gem I.D. (provided by the Gemological Society of San Diego on weekends) • Daily docent tours • Mineral of the Year: Fluorite • New Jewelry Categories: Air Chasing Jewelry and "How Sweet It Is" Fair Theme • Fossil of the Year: Fossil Fruits, Leaves and Cones If you are interested in the entry requirements, please see the Gems, Minerals & Jewelry competition page.

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