Gem and Mineral Show at Monterey Fairgrounds
- When: Sunday, September 28, 2008, time TBA
- Where: Monterey County Fairgrounds, Monterey
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
The 49th installment of this sprawling gathering of glittering gems, minerals, fossils, jewelry and rocks takes over the Fairgrounds for two days. Over 50 displays show off the earth-born bounties with sellers, collectors and dealers selling and trading their wares, and demonstrating their craft and equipment. A supervised kids' play area engages the little 'uns with a trinket treasure chest and craft activities. Snacks engage everyone.
10am-6pm Sat; 10am-5pm Sun. Monterey County Fairgrounds, 2004 Fairgrounds Rd., Monterey. $3.50/adult; free/child with adult. 659-4156, 372-5863. http://www.cvgms.org.