October 31-November 2, 2014
Black Canyon City, Arizona
38th Annual Rock-a-Rama
Open Air Gem & Mineral Show
FREE ADMISSION
High Desert Park, 19001 E. Jacie Lane; Fri-Sat 9 am - 4 pm, Sun 9 am - 2 pm
Family friendly, minerals, gem stones, jewelry, meteorites, fossils, crystals, tools, equipment, lapidary supplies, gold panning, beading, wire wrapping, faceting, stone carving, gem setting, raffle, rock identification, hourly door prizes, food and beverages.

http://www.facebook.com/HighDesertHelpers

Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (623) 295-1970
Website: http://www.highdeserthelpers.org
Email: riverdiva@gmail.com


November 1-2, 2014
Concord, California
Contra Costa Mineral & Gem Society

At Centre Concord, 5298 Clayton Rd, near Ygnacio Valley Rd.
The CCM&GS annual Gem & Mineral Show is the biggest rock and mineral show in the county.
Saturday & Sunday: 10AM to 5PM
Admission: $6 for adults; children under 16 and Scouts in uniform are free with a paid adult
 
25 Dealers - Silent Auctions - Displays - Demonstrations - Programs for Kids - Rocks, Minerals, Gems, Fossils - Fluorescent Displays - Food and Drinks available
 
For discount voucher and more show details, visit our website.

Website: http://ccmgs.org/gem_show/

November 3-9, 2014
Anchorage, Alaska
AMA Convention and Trade Show
At the Dena'ina Center. Visit our website for more details and course information.
Website: http://www.alaskaminers.org


December 1-5, 2014
Sparks/Reno, Nevada
120th Annual Meeting, Exposition & Short Courses
Hosted by the American Exploration & Mining Association (formally the Northwest Mining Assoc.) at JA Nugget Casino Resort, 1100 Nugget Avenue.
See website for course schedule and registration details.
Phone: Pat Heywood (509)624-1156
Website: http://www.miningamerica.org
Email: pheywood@miningamerica.org


January 18-19, 2015
Vancouver, British Columbia
Vancouver Resource Investment Conference

Held at the Vancouver Convention Centre West, 1055 Canada Place. The Vancouver Resource Investment Conference is the world's largest investment conference dedicated on resource exploration and the largest of all annual trade shows held in Vancouver, Canada. Hear from investment thought leaders and wealth influencers. Speak one-on-one with executive members from companies covering every corner of the mineral exploration sector along with metals dealers, oil & gas, renewable energy, media and financial services companies. This is a must-see for investors and stakeholders in the global mining industry.

Pre-register online for free admission or pay $20 at the door.


Phone: (604) 687-4151 or Toll-free: 1-877-363-3356
Website: http://cambridgehouse.com/event/33/vancouver-resource-investment-conference-2015
Email: info@cambridgehouse.com

February 1-4, 2015
New Orleans, Louisiana
41st Annual Conference on Explosives & Blasting Technique
"Blasting and all that Jazz" is an exciting, informative and educational event featuring more than 90 presentations on practical blasting topics, seminars and workshops. See over 130 exhibits featuring the latest technology, products and services.
Held at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel. Visit website for details.
(Blasters weekend is January 31-February 1.)
Phone: 440-349-4400
Website: http://www.isee.org


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 14-15, 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 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.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (800)551-9707


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 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 14-24, 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 adn Discoveries is the theme this year.
See website for registration and info on forum, technical program, field trips, and short courses.
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 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 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


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