The 44th Annual Gem and Mineral Show is Coming back to Ishpeming August 3rd!

Some copper from the Copper Country.

Ishpeming, MIJuly 26, 2019 – For almost 50 years, the Ishpeming Rock and Mineral Club’s annual Gem and Mineral Show has been giving U.P. residents a glance into some of the most fascinating rock and mineral formations from around the area.

Saturday August 3rd at the Ishpeming Elks Club, the doors to the show open up at 9:30am and the festivities run until about 4:30pm! In addition to interesting gem and mineral specimens, there’s also going to be agates, gemstone jewelry, rock lampshades, cool mining artifacts, and even candle holders!

A pic from one of the first Ishpeming Rock Club's field trips

A pic from one of the first Ishpeming Rock Club’s field trips

Get a glimpse into our area’s geology and maybe pick up some unique decorations for your home or workspace! The best part of the day: free admission for everyone! That’s right, you can visit the entire show for free, and, if you’re interested in becoming a vendor, you can reserve an indoor OR outdoor space to show off your creations!

It will be a day of fun for the whole family, and the event will also include a Kid’s Table, silent auction, fossils, and working demonstrations throughout the day! You can also take a field trip with the Rock and Mineral Club! For more information, visit their website at!

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