April 19-24, 2016
Marlborough, New Hampshire
23rd Annual Best of the North East (BONE) Hunt
Raising money for St Jude's Children's Research Hospital & Wounded Warriors
All events by advance payment & registration
BONE PACKAGE includes
4 days Natural Hunt (nothing seeded) 1600s settlement lands in Alstead, NH.
Each Day—meet at 9 and hunt 10 -5 Find of Day Contest
Tuesday—Natural Hunt sponsored by XP Metal Detectors & Streeters
Wednesday—Natural Hunt Sponsored by Whites & Streeters
Thursday—Natural Hunt sponsored by Garrett & Streeters
Friday—Natural Hunt Sponsored by Minelab Americas 
Saturday—Hobby show with 8 workshops & Chinese Auction Fund raiser @ Keene Rec Center
Sunday—10AM registration for 11AM $6,000 Seeded Hunt
See website for other events, raffles, dinners and registration details.
Copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (603)876-4443
Website: http://streeter.org/product/bone-23/
Email: gfs41@yahoo.com


April 23-24, 2016
Cashmere, Washington
North Central Washington Prospectors Gold & Treasure & More Show
At the Cashmere Washington Fairgrounds, 5700 Westcott Dr.
Saturday: 9AM to 5PM
Sunday: 9AM to 4PM
Admission: $5, 12 and under are FREE

Gold & Silver Jewelry - Dredge Equipment - Family Fun & Entertainment - Learn how to Pan for Gold - Door Prizes
Rock Hound & Prospecting Supplies - Vendors for all - Gems & Minerals - Lapidary - Gold Pay Dirt - Raffle Prizes - Metal Detectors - Sluice Boxes - Wood Art and Metal Art - Food Vendor
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
 

Phone: (509) 884-3269
Website: http://www.northcentralwashingtonprospectors.com/gold-show/

April 30 - May1, 2016
Everett, Washington
63rd Annual Gem, Jewelry and Mineral Show
Hosted by the Everett Rock & Gem Club at the Everett Community College, Walt Price Student Fitness Center, 2206 Tower St.. 
Saturday: 10am to 6pm
Sunday: 10am to 5pm
FREE ADMISSION - FREE Adjacent Parking
Hourly door prizes, Club sales tables, Sepcial Exhibits, Demonstrations, Raffle Drawing, Kids' Activities, Fossils & Shells, Books & Maps, Silent Auction, Club Displays, Snack Bar, Dealers, Crystals & Geodes, Tools & Equipment.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://everettrockclub.com


May 14-15, 2016
Fresno, California
Central Valley Prospectors Gold Prospecting Show
Sponsored by the Central Valley Prospectors at the Industry Commerce Building at the Fresno County Fairgrounds.
Saturday: 10am to 5pm
Sunday: 10am to 4pm
Admission: $5, Kids 12 years and under are FREE, Free Parking
Daily raffles, Demonstrations, and Activities
See and buy Gold Prospecting Equipment, Metal Detectors, Minerals, Gold Nuggets, Jewelry, Etc.
Contact Dave Efseaff (559)907-1069 for potential vendor inquiries only please.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://www.cvprospectors.org
Email: cvprospector@cvprospectors.org


May 18-19, 2016
Aachen, Germany
First International Conference - Mining in Europe (AIMS 2016)
The key objective of the 1st International Conference on Mining in Europe is to share the latest developments on mining activities, developments and research in Europe. The global mining community faces significant challenges, ranging from technological to social, environmental and economic issues. The European mining community has confronted and solved such challenges over centuries and has thereby delivered important contributions to the use and development of our mineral resources.

Topics:
- Mine planning
- Mining technologies
- Resource and ore deposit efficiencies
- Critical raw materials
- Mine water
- Mine closure and post-mining land use
- Other topics
Please visit our website for detailed descriptions.
Phone: +49 241 80 95673
Website: http://www.aims.rwth-aachen.de
Email: aims@bbk1.rwth-aachen.de


May 26-29, 2016
Mancos, Colorado
2016 WWATS Rendezvous - 4 Day Open Hunt
At the Four Corners Christian Camp in Mancos, Colorado.
Open to the public and to all treasure hunters!
Sponsored by WWATS (World Wide Association of Treasure Seekers)
Metal Detecting Hunts, Gold Prospecting, Gold Panning, Coin Hunting, Hidden Treasure Hunting and many Special Events and Seminars!
For details visit our website.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://www.wwats.org


June 11-12, 2016
Garden City, Idaho
GPAA Gold & Treasure Show
At Expo Idaho, 5610 N Glenwood St., Garden City, ID.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800) 551-9707 x149


June 17-19, 2016
Breckenridge, Colorado
2016 Colorado State Gold Panning Championships
Gold Prospectors of Colorado (GPOC) is holding the 2016 Colorado State Gold Panning Championships at teh Blueridge Plaza in historic Breckenridge, Colorado. 
Compliementary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (719) 651-7930
Website: http://gpoc.club
Email: gpocchampionship@gmail.com


June 18, 2016
Nevada City, CA
Antiques & Mining Collectibles Swap Meet
MIning show at the Elks Lodge, 518 Highway 49, Nevada City,
Saturday: 10 AM to 4PM
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and MIning Journal will be available.
Phone: Bob (650)464-2632 or Jacque (707)225-1446
Email: jacqueflannery@gmail.com


June 18-19, 2016
Alleghany, California
Underground Gold Miners Museum 7th Annual Gold Show
At the Underground Gold Miners Museum. 356 Main Street. 
Saturday & Sunday: 10am to 5pm
Admission: $2
Native gold display from the Alleghany District and beyond.
16 to 1 Mine Gold-Quartz Specimen Raffle
(Drawing Sunday at 5pm. Need not be present to win!)
Sunday only: 16 to 1 Mine Tours (Available online in late April or May.)
The Golden Project Art Exhibit
Carbide Lamp Demonstrations
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://www.undergroundgold.com


June 18-19, 2016
Brighton, Colorado
GPAA Gold & Treasure Show
At the Adams County Fair and Regional Park Complex, 9755 Henderson Rd, Brighton, CO.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800) 551-9707 x149


June 18-20, 2016
Athol, Idaho
44th Annual Northwest Treasure Hunters Club Treasure Hunt
We are going back to Farragut State Park, one of the most beautiful places in the country. For more information, call or email.
Phone: Duncan (208)660-4852; Clay (509)999-0692
Email: duncanb73@gmail.com


July 15-17, 2016
Greenville, California
Gold Digger Days


August 13, 2016
Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania
33rd Annual Black Diamond Treasure Hunt
At the Lazy Brook Park, Rt. 6. 
We offer a fun filled day with plenty of coins, neat jewelry, super prizes, exciting raffles and great camaraderie at a very reasonable price.
See website for registration details, or write to: B.D.T.H.C., PO Box 1523, Kingston, PA 18704.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Byard (215) 536-0796; George (570) 287-3602
Website: http://bdthc.org
Email: treasure1@comcast.net


September 24, 2016
Las Vegas, Nevada
29th Annual National Mining Hall of Fame Induction Banquet

Join your colleagues in celebrating the mineral and mining industry as we honor the selected individuals who have significantly advanced America's quality of life through their contributions in the areas of prospecting, business acumen, education, workplace safety, technology, environmental stewardship, reclamation, policy, and scientific discovery.
 
This prestigious event supports the efforts of the only federally chartered National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum whose mission is to "tell the story of mining, its people, and its importance to the American public."
 
Check our website frequently for updates about the banquet.

Phone: (719)486-1229
Website: https://www.mininghalloffame.org/page/2016-mining-hall-fame-induction-banquet-date-announced
Email: Francine@mininghalloffame.org

September 11–18, 2016
Placerville, California
El Dorado Gold 2016 World Gold Panning Championships/Gold Week
Another Gold Rush is coming to El Dorado County. The El Dorado County Fairgrounds will look like the gold rush that started in 1848 when James Marshall discovered gold in the tail races of his lumber mill, just a few miles away in Coloma, along the South Fork of the American River. Hundreds of competitors from around the world will join us for a week long competition to see who is the fastest panner. Open to the public and all ages are welcome to compete…hope to see you there!
See website for events schedule.
Website: http://www.eldoradogold2016.com


September 26-28, 2016
Las Vegas, Nevada
MINExpo International 2016
Sponsored by the National Mining Assoc. 
See website for details.
Phone: (800) 752-6312
Website: http://www.minexpo.com
Email: minexpo@heiexpo.com


October 8, 2016
Trona, California
Searles Lake Gem & Mineral Society
"Gem-O-Rama 2016" 75th annual show at 13337 Main St, Trona, California Lapidary and Show Building. This is a favorite fall adventure for many residents of California, Nevada, Arizona and Oregon.

Collect Searles Lake saline minerals, purchase premium Searles Lake pink halite, 50+ displays, 20+ dealers, 3 field trips, geode cutting and sales, demos, show movie, prizes, dry camp (RV, tent). 

See our website for further details.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Bonnie Fairchild (760)372-5356
Website: http://www1.iwvisp.com/tronagemclub/


November 4-6, 2016
Black Canyon City, Arizona
40th Annual Rock-A-Rama Gem & Mineral Show
At High Desert Park, 19001 E Jacie Ln, Black Canyon City, AZ. Exit 242 or 244 off I-17. Watch for signs.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 9am to 4pm

Free parking and public admission
Food and beverages available for purchase
Door prizes & raffle
Phone: DeeDee (719)229-7396
Website: http://www.highdeserthelpers.org/
Email: darlynndd@q.com