February 28 - March 1, 2015
Mesa, Arizona
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
at the Mesa Convention Center, 236 N Center St, Bldg. C, Conference Hall.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


March 7-8, 2015
Ventura, California
The Ventura Gold Show: 53rd Annual Gem, Mineral, Lapidary & Fossil Show
Sponsored by the Ventura Gem & Mineral Society (VGMS) at the Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 W Harbor Blvd. Ventura, CA.
Saturday: 10AM - 5PM
Sunday: 10AM - 4PM
Admission: FREE
Displays of gems, minerals, fossils & lapidary arts from the personal collections of VGMS members and guests; on-going demonstrations of lapidary arts & jewelry making; door prizes & silent auctions; a “Country Store” flea market & plant sale; 15+ dealers; and children’s activities.  A Southern California tradition for 53 years!
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Krishna Juarez, (805) 323-6725
Website: http://www.vgms.org
Email: info@vgms.org


March 7-8, 2015
Stockton, California
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds, 1658 S Airport Way, Building 2 & 3.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


March 14, 2015
Coon Rapids, Minnesota
2015 Upper Midwest Gold and Treasure Show
Hosted by Twin Cities Gold Prospectors at American Legion Post 334, 11640 Crooked Lake Blvd NW.
10am to 4pm
Admission: $5, kids 16 and under are FREE.
Special Guest Steve Pomrenke from 1-3pm (from Discovery Channel's Bearing Sea Gold)
Kids Activities
Panning Booth
Find Real Gold
Latest Prospecting Equipment
Demonstrations
Gold/Rocks/Minerals
Melta Detecting and Prospecting Clubs
and more!
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Rick (715)494-0021
Email: bottolfsonr@gmail.com


March 14-15, 2014
Turlock, California
49th Annual Jewelry & Rock Show
"California Rocks" is sponsored by the Mother Lode Mineral Society of California at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, 900 N. Broadway.
Saturday & Sunday: 10am to 5 pm
Admission: $6 Adult, 12 and under FREE with paid adult
Jewelry - Beads & Tools - Dinosaur & Fossil Exhibits - Kids Activities - Demonstrations - Great Food - Gem & Mineral Dealers - Educational Exhibits - Fluorescent Display
Guaranteed Buckets of Fun for the Whole Family!
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Bud & Terry McMillin (209) 524-3494
Website: http://www.turlockgemshow.com
Email: bud.mcmillin.b7yj@statefarm.com


March 17-18, 2015
Denver, Colorado
Global Tailings Management Congress 2015
The inaugural Global Tailings Management Congress 2015, HARD ROCK MINING AND OIL SANDS is bringing together leading operators to identify the best methodologies and instrumentation for tailings management, including case studies outlining the potential benefits of Dry Stacking using innovative techniques for tailings De-Watering, improving Fluid Fine Tailings Management, and establishing optimal Reclamation Post Operations.

Fundamentally, by mapping out the entire life cycle of tailings management, this congress aims to create an improved network of communications between operators, vendors and regulators to achieve total containment, mitigate risks and optimize operational proficiency.
Visit website for details and registration.

Phone: (800) 721-3915
Website: http://www.tailings-management.com
Email: info@american-business-conferences.com


March 20-22, 2015
Roseburg, Oregon
8th Annual Southern Oregon Gold & Treasure Show
The Douglas County Prospectors Association is hosting a three-day Gold & Treasure Show at the Roseburg Fairplex, Douglas County Fairgrounds, Arts & Crafts Building
2110 Frear St (Exit 123 off I-5)
Friday, March 20: Noon - 7pm
Saturday, March 21: 10am - 5pm
Sunday, March 22: 10am - 4pm

For dealer inquiries, contact Gary at (951) 850-1582
Phone: (951) 850-1582
Email: auseeker66@yahoo.com


March 21-22, 2015
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
16th Annual Gold & Treasure Show
In the Jacklin Building #25 at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds at 4056 N. Government Way.
Saturday 9AM to 5PM & Sunday 9AM to 4PM
Admission: $3; children 12 & under are FREE.

Fun for the WHOLE family. Learn all about small-scale mining, gold prospecting & the exciting hobby of recreational gold panning. See the latest in small-scale mining equipment and metal detectors. Try your luck at our panning booths. Learn how and where to prospect for gold or look for treasure. Get ideas on how to turn your treasures into keepsakes and collectibles. Visit our gold display and talk to our members about their equipment display and experiences. Vote in our homemade/modified equipment contest.
Food and beverages will be available.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (208)699-8128
Website: http://www.goldfeverminingsupply.com
Email: bob@goldfeverminingsupply.com


March 28-29, 2015
Roseville, California
Roseville Gem, Jewelry, Mineral and Fossil Show
At the Roseville (Placer County) Fairgrounds, 800 All America City Blvd, Roseville, CA
The BIG 53rd Annual Show! A fun family event with educational activities, over 50 vendors, and many exhibits, throughout the fairgrounds.
Rain or shine - Free Parking!!
Hours: Saturday - March 28 – 10am-5pm; Sunday - March 29 – 10am-4pm
Admission: Adults $6, Kids - 12 and under Free.
Over 50 vendors, 4 buildings, plus outside grounds ~ activities, special exhibits, treasures from all over the world: Minerals, Gold, Crystals, Fossils, Gold Panning - take home real gold! Mining equipment vendors & demonstrations, Meteorites, Jewelry, and for Kids "Education Station" is the place to be!! Fluorescent Minerals & exhibit, Polished Stones, Jade, Opal, World Class Mineral Specimens, Tourmaline, Petrified Wood. Silent Auctions
Free: Mineral and Gem ID! Bring your Rocks, Gems, Minerals, Meteorites, and Treasures, for a no-cost scientific Identification.
Great cafeteria style food & fun for the entire family all day long.
Discount coupon on the website.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (916) 216-1114
Website: http://www.rockrollers.com
Email: gloriarosevillerockrollers@gmail.com


March 28-29, 2015
Portland, Oregon
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the Portland Expo Center, 2060 N Marine Dr, Hall A.
Everything for the Gold Prospector and Miner and Treasure Hunter! Gold Panning!
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707 or (503)703-1142
Email: festfam@wwest.net


April 11-12, 2015
Boise, Idaho
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the Western Idaho Fairgrounds, 5610 N Glenwood St, North Expo Bldg. & Western Town.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


April 18-19, 2015
Cashmere, Washington
North Central Washington Prospector's Gold and Treasure Show & More
At the Chelan County Fairgrounds in Cashmere.
Saturday: 9am to 5pm
Sunday: 9am to 4pm
Gold, gems, jewelry, mining equipment & supplies, and much more! Something for everyone! RV park right next door.
See website for details.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://northcentralwashingtonprospectors.com


April 22-26, 2015
Keene, New Hampshire
22nd Best O'North East (BONE) Treasure Hunters & Prospectors Week
22nd BONE Treasure Week help from Minelab Americas, Streeter Electronics & ICMJ
Raising money for St.Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Wounded Warrior Project & Dublin Christian Academy.
National raffle with a Minelab CTX 3030 prize or $1,500 & 2nd prize of a Minelab pin pointer
Treasure week events:
3 daily Natural Hunts in historic locations
3 banquets,
Saturday hobby show with booths from individuals, clubs and businesses. 8 workshops, free magazines, a "Best Metal Detector Find in 2014" contest, an ICMJ Gold Panning contest and a silent auction with 5+ metal detectors & used & new merchandise
Sat. night Hall of Fame banquet
Sunday seeded hunt with $3,500 in old coins buried with 10 tokens worth more then $200 each and a free drawing for hunters for a Treasure Chest with a new White's V3i.
Visit website for registration details.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (603)876-4443
Website: http://www.northeastmetaldetectingforum.com
Email: gfs41@yahoo.com


April 25-26, 2015
Las Vegas, Nevada
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the South Point Casino, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd, Exhibit Hall C/D.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


May 13-23, 2015
Reno (Sparks), Nevada
2015 GSN Symposium
Sponsored by the Geological Society of Nevada at John Ascuaga's Nugget Hotel/Casino in Reno/Sparks, Nevada.
New Concepts and Discoveries is the theme this year.
See website for registration and info on forum, technical program, field trips, and short courses.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://www.gsnv.org/2015-symposium/
Email: info@2015GSNsymposium.org


May 16-17, 2015
Denver, Colorado
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the National Western Complex, 4655 Humbolt St, Expo Hall II.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


May 22-24, 2015
Antlers, Oklahoma
2015 WWATS Rendezvous 2-Day Open Hunt
At the River K Campgrounds
Open to the Public
Saturday May 23 and Sunday May 24
Gold, Silver, Copper and more prizes to give away.
You and your family are invited to a fun-filled weekend. Enjoy and Learn Metal Detecting, Dredging, Panning, Coin Hunting, Nugget Shooting, Water Hunting, & Gold Prospecting
** A Special Saturday Copper Hunt is dedicated to the late Jerry Hobbs of PLP. All proceeds of this Hunt will be forwarded to PLP in Jerry Hobbs' name.
Visit website for registration information.
Website: http://www.wwats.org


May 27-28, 2015
Aachen, Germany
AIMS 2015 Fifth International Symposium
"Mineral Resources and Mine Development" is hosted by the Institute of Mining Engineering I at the RWTH Aschen University in Germany.
This symposium focuses on two interacting areas--sustainable development and supply of mineral resources as well as mining processes and technology.
For further information, visit our website.
Phone: +49-241-9095673
Website: http://www.aims.rwth-aachen.de
Email: aims@bbk1.rwth-aachen.de


May 30-31, 2015
Charlotte, North Carolina
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the Metrolina Tradeshow Expo at 7100 Statesville Rd, Building A.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


June 5-6, 2015
Hampton, Illinois
11th Annual Open Treasure Hunt
Hosted by the Cedar Valley Research & Recovery Club at the Illiniwek Forest Preserve
Please contact Dan Diehl for more information
Phone: (319) 234-8353
Email: dan.diehl@mchsi.com


June 6-7, 2015
Knoxville, Tennessee
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the Knoxville Convention Center, 701 Henley St, Exhibit Hall B.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


June 20-21, 2015
Olympia, Washington
Resources Coalition Gold Show
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Mark your calendars -- more info to come!


August 8, 2015
Tunkhaannock, Pennsylvania
32nd Annual Black Diamond Treasure Hunt
Sponsored by the Back Diamond Treasure Hunters Club at the Lazy Brook Park.
For more Information send self addressed stamped envelope to: BDTHC, PO Box 1523, Kingston, PA 18704
Other contacts:  George Walko, 570-287-3602, Ron Denman, 570-288-7787
Application will be on web site.

Phone: Byard Derr (215)536-0796
Website: http://bdthc.org
Email: treasure1@comcast.net


August 20-23, 2015
Mancos, Colorado
2015 WWATS Rendezvous 4-Day Open Hunt
At Four Corners Christian Camp.
Metal Detecting Hunts, Gold Prospecting, and many Special events, including a special hunt for the late Jerry Hobbs and PLP.
See website for registration and details.
Website: http://www.wwats.org


August 22-23, 2015
Sonora, California
Gold & Outdoor Festival 1015
The Delta Gold Diggers and GPAA are hosting this event at the Motherlode Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Dr., Sonora, California.
Admission is $5; children under 12 are free with a paid adult.
Learn how to metal detect, pan for gold, and see demonstrations of some of the newest small-scale mining technology.
Phone: (209) 863-8066
Website: http://www.deltagolddiggers.com
Email: deltagolddiggers@gmail.com