April 19-20, 2014
Mariposa, California
Mariposa Mineral & Gem Show
"The Magic of Minerals" at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds, Hwy 49 South - 1.8 miles south of Mariposa
Hosted by the California State Mining & Minerals Museum
Hours: 10 to 6pm daily.
FREE parking.
Admission: $3, children are FREE
Gems - Minerals - Jewelry - Exhibits - Speakers - Demos - Food - Kids Activities - Raffle
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (209)742-7625
Website: http://camineralmuseum.com
Email: mgmc@sti.net


April 24-27, 2014
Keene & Marlborough, New Hampshire
21st Best O' North East (BONE) Treasure Hunter's Weekend
Sponsored by the Professional Treasure Hunters Historical Society and Streeter's Treasure Hunting Supply.
BONE raises money for US Wounded Warrior Project, St Jude's Children's Research Hospital and Camp Glen Brook.
BONE 21 Weekend package includes 2 meals, 2 natural hunts, hobby show, 6 workshops, best fines and & gold panning contest, 3 BONE 21 raffle tickets and national hunt for $225 each and payable by April 1, 2014. After 4/1/14 package is $250. Make checks payable to PTHHS & mail to:
PTHHS, 307 Main St., Marlborough, NH 03455
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: George Streeter (603) 876-4443
Website: http://www.streeter.org


April 26-27, 2014
Santa Cruz, California
Santa Cruz Annual Gem & Mineral Show
Hosted by the Santa Cruz Mineral & Gem Society at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, Church Street & Center Street.
Hours: 10 - 5pm daily.
Phone: Dean Welder (408)353-2675
Website: http://www.scmgs.org


April 26-27, 2014
Las Vegas, Nevada
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the South Point Hotel & Casino, Expo Halls B&C, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Gary Sturgill (800) 551-9707


May 3-4, 2014
Kalispell, Montana
Northwest Montana Gold Prospectors Annual Gold Show
At the Flathead County Fairgrounds. Presented by Northwest Montana Gold Prospectors Club.
Admission: $2 for adults, kids under 12 are FREE.
The show features a RAFFLE for a rifle, metal detector, gold nugget, silver bars and more; a gold panning area for the kids and adults to learn to pan gold and to take some home, as well as hourly door prize drawings.  There will be expert instruction on all facets of gold prospecting, information on how to access some of the best gold areas in NW Montana, exhibits including gold, rocks as beautiful as gold, jewelry, metal detectors, gold prospecting equipment and supplies, gold mining machinery and a whole bunch more.

Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Braxton (406) 253-6200; Sandy (406) 212-7415


May 10-11, 2014
Reno, Nevada
Reno Gem & Mineral Society Show
At the Reno-Sparks Livestock Event Center, 1350 N Wells Avenue.
Hours: 10 - 5pm daily

Phone: Steve Norman (775)358-7322; (775)560-4782
Website: http://www.renorockhounds.com
Email: snorm11@hotmail.com


May 10-11, 2014
Puyallup, Washington
GPAA Gold & Treasure Expo
At the Washington State Fairplex, Expo Building, 110 9th Ave SW, Puyallup, WA.
Saturday: 10AM - 5PM
Sunday: 10AM - 4PM
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: Gary Sturgill (800) 551-9707


May 11-14, 2014
Vancouver, British Columbia
CIM 2014 Convention
“Mining 4 Everyone” is the theme to be explored at the 2014 CIM Convention in Vancouver. It will set the direction and tone of the presentations, dialogues and face-to-face exchanges over the course of the convention.
Building on the momentum of our record-breaking event in Toronto in 2013, we're ramping up a Technical Program that will present the latest sector research and address challenging topics at the forefront of our industry.
See website for registration info.
Website: http://vancouver2014.cim.org


May 17, 2014
Radersburg, Montana
11th Annual Rick Radke Gold Prospectors Metal Detector Hunt
Hosted by the Headwaters Chapter of the GPAA. This affordable treasure hunt is great fun for beginners and experienced prospectors. Events will include: Gold Nugget Hunt ($50), Silver Hunt ($40); 50/50Hunt ($20) and Youth Hunts. Registration begins at 9:00am Call for more information.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (406) 599-7625 or (406) 222-5528


May 24-25, 2014
Prescott Valley, Arizona
Gold Prospecting and Outdoor Adventure Expo
At Tim's Toyota Center, 3201 N Main St. For more info contact Travis at Kicking Donkey Mining Supplies.
Phone: (623) 670-9732 or (800) 617-5231


May 24-26, 2014
Antlers, Oklahoma
2014 WWATS Rendezvous Open Hunt
Open to the Public! 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
 
Northeast, Texas GPAA Chapter of Gold Prospectors will be there to give you hands-on experience from the professionals in the field!

Visit website or contact Keith Wills for details, registration info.
Phone: Keith Wills (903) 734-7773
Website: http://www.wwats.org
Email: kwills@etex.net


May 30 - June 1, 2014
Pomona, California
CFMS Gem & Mineral Show
Hosted by the Pasadena Lapidary Society at the Fairplex, 1101 W McKinley Ave.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://www.cfms2014show.com


June 11-12, 2014
Aachen, Germany
AIMS 2014 International Symposium
"High Performance Mining" sponsored by the Aachen Internaional Mining Symposia (AIMS 2014).
Abstracts are due before November 4, 2013.
AIMS 2014 - HIGH PERFORMANCE MINING – focuses on the continuous development of technologies with the following main thematic areas:

  • Operational Experiences
  • Machine Technology and Equipment
  • Planning, Organization and Financing
  • Automation, Infrastructure and Logistics
  • Sustainability Issues in Mining

Phone: +49-241-80 95673
Website: http://www.aims.rwth-aachen.de
Email: aims@bbk1.rwth-aachen.de

June 13-15, 2014
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
42nd Annual Double Blackjack Hunt
Hosted by the Northwest Treasure Hunters Club. Call or email for more info.
Phone: Duncan (208) 687-1570 or Linda (509) 995-4268
Email: duncanb73@gmail.com


June 30-July 6, 2014
Riggins, Idaho
Occupy Idaho Waters/Anti-EPA All Dredge In
Come show your support and protest EPA's NPDES!
- NO EPA PERMIT IS REQUIRED.
- NO IDWR PERMIT IS REQUIRED.
- COME ONE DAY OR STAY ALL WEEK:
- BRING YOUR FAMILY/FRIENDS AND EQUIPMENT
- NO ARRESTS WILL BE MADE FOR MINING WITHOUT A PERMIT
- NO HARASSMENT FROM ANY FEDERAL AGENCY WHILE WE MINE WITHOUT PERMITS
- IDAHO CO. SHERIFF IS 100% BEHIND US
- 100% PROTECTED AS WE CIVILY PROTEST
Phone: (208) 871-4942
Email: SWIDAHOMININGASSOCIATION@GMAIL.COM


July 5, 2014
Ogden, Utah
14th Annual Open Treasure Hunt
Saturday only, 10am to 11am, then prizes will be awarded. Rain or shine. Register before May 14, 2014.
Sponsored by the Prospectors Club International. Location given to all huntsmen after paying entry fee.
For registration and event details, contact Dusty Rhodes: Prospectors Club International, 1352 Canyon Rd #12, Ogden, UT 84404-6048.
Email: dustyrhodesfinder@yahoo.com


July 26-27, 2014
Nekoosa, Wisconsin
18th Annual Open Hunt & Wisconsin State Championship
Sponsored by MidState Metal Detector Club at the Deer Trails Park Campground. Contact Steven Miller, N2091 CTY RD B, Hancock, WI 54943, or send email, or visit our website for details.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Website: http://midstatemdc.com
Email: stimill@uniontel.net


August 9, 2014
Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania
31st Annual Black Diamond Treasure Hunt
To be held at Lazy Brook Park, Rt. 6, Tunkhannock, PA.
Sponsored by the Black Diamond Treasure Hunters Club. For more information, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:

BDTHC
PO Box 1523
Kingston, PA 18704

or call Byard Derr (215) 536-0796, George Walko (570) 287-3602, or Ron Denman (570) 288-7787

or download our flier from our website.
Website: http://bdthc.org
Email: treasure1@comcast.net


August 23-24, 2014
Sonora, California
Gold & Outdoor Festival 2014
Sponsored by the Delta Gold Diggers at the Mother Lode Fairground, 220 Southgate Dr.
$5 admission, children 10 and under are FREE when accompanied by an adult.
Gold - Jewelry - Mining and Outdoor Equipment - Arts & Crafts - Activities and Games for All
See our website for details.
Complimentary copies of ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal will be available.
Phone: (209) 863-8066
Website: http://deltagolddiggers.com
Email: deltagolddiggers@gmail.com


September 27, 2014
Lovelock, Nevada
Rye Patch Nugget Shoot
A planned metal detector hunt at the Rye Patch State Recreation area at Rye Patch, Lovelock Nevada. The event is free to all that want to attend and take the short ride of 2 hours east on Interstate 80 from Reno Nevada. We are planning on making this event even bigger than last year with numerous prizes being given away for finding the secret items with your metal detector. Rules apply for this metal detector hunt so be sure to check back on our web page for updates.
Use the link below to pre-register.
Website: http://gpaaofnorthernnevadareno.com/contact-us.html