Gem and Mineral Show at Monterey Fairgrounds
- When: Saturday, September 25, 2010, time TBA
- Where: Monterey County Fairgrounds, Monterey
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
Over 50 displays of gems, minerals and fossils rock the county at this very gneiss event. Jewelry, gemstones, beads, crystals, rocks, minerals and fossils are all available for purchase, and live demonstrations show visitors how to make jewelry and polish stones. Kids can exercise their inner archaeologist by painting their own fossils and searching through treasure chests.
10am-6pm Sat, 10am-5pm Sun. Monterey County Fairgrounds, 2004 Fairgrounds Road, Monterey. $3.50/adult, children are free. 372-5863.