Upcoming Events

 

July 2021

Gem & Mineral Society of Syracuse Show 2021 CANCELLED

DATE: Saturday, July 10, 2021 - Sunday, July 11, 2021

VENUE: Center of Progress Building New York State Fair (575 State Fair Blvd. Syracuse, NY)

CONTACT: Duck Lyons, President

EVENT CATEGORY: Show

Website: http://gmss.us/ 

 

 

August 2021

Stone Tool Craftsman Show & the 31st Annual Gathering of the Genesee Valley Flint Knappers Association, Inc.

DATE: Friday, August 27, 2021 - Sunday, August 29, 2021

VENUE: Letchworth State Park (1 Letchworth State Park Castile, NY 14427)

EVENT CATEGORY: Show

Website: Genesee Valley Flint Knappers Association, Inc. 
Letchworth State Park Website (1) for More Information 

 

 

October 2021

MAPS Satellite Show 2021 in Northfield Inn, IL

DATE: Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - Saturday, October 23, 2021

*NEW VENUE: Northfield Inn, Suites & Conference Center (3280 Northfield Drive, Springfield, IL 62702)

EVENT CATEGORY: Show

 

MAPS National Fossil Exposition 2021

DATE: Friday, October 22, 2021 - Sunday, October 24, 2021

*NEW VENUE: Illinois State Fairground, The Orr Building (66 4 H Rd, Springfield, IL 62702)

EVENT CATEGORY: Show

 

 

2021 Rochester Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show & Sale

DATE: Saturday, October 23, 10am - 6pm & Sunday October 24, 10am - 5pm

TIME: Saturday 10am - 6pm, Sunday 10am - 5pm

VENUE: Total Sports Experience (435 West Commercial Street, East Rochester, NY 14445)

COST: Adults $6, kids 12 and under FREE, 2-day pass $9

EVENT CATEGORY: Show

HOST: Rochester Lapidary Society

The Rochester Lapidary Society's annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil and Jewelry sale is the best gem show in the area.

Once again, it is being held the fourth weekend in October; October 23rd and 24th, 2021.

The times will be Sat. the 23rd -10 to 6 and Sun. the 24th - 10 to 5. It will be held at Total Sports Experience, 435 W. Commercial St., East Rochester (just off Interstate 490).

Adults $6, Kids under 12 free with adult, 2 day pass, $9. Advance sales tickets can skip the line at the door, and go right to the check in table.

There are specimens for beginning and advanced collectors; beads to make your own necklaces, craft supplies, jewelry of all kinds, ethnic, antique or modern; geodes which can be opened on site, lights made of salt. You can buy a slice of a dinosaur tooth, or a fossil dinosaur bone. Our vendors have wonderful things from around the world.

COVID-19 Info: Pending any changes in the policies for New York State, we will be following the rule of wearing a mask and staying socially distant. Depending on attendance restrictions, we may have people wait before entering the event. Further information will be made available on our website at rochesterlapidary.org/show