Upcoming Rock and Gem Shows

The British Columbia Lapidary Society is an umbrella organization of community clubs accross the province, and their respective members. Many of these clubs host annual shows in their communities to promote the lapidary arts and earth sciences and generate operating reveune. Below is a list of upcoming shows.

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2024 Rock and Gem Shows

Hastings Centre Rockhounds

Mini Gem Show & Tailgate Sale

Hastings Centre Rockhounds Club is hosting a Mini Gem Show & Tailgate Sale at the Hastings Community Association 90th Anniversary Event. Live performances, food, face painting, and bouncy castles as well.

When

July 7, 2024
Sunday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Where

Hastings Community Centre
3096 E Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC

Contact

secretary.hcr@gmail.com

Show Website


1120 Rock Club and Vernon Lapidary and Mineral Club

Okanagan Rock and Gem Show

Dealers Demonstrators, Displays, Silversmiths. Admission by Donation.

When

July 12, 13 & 14, 2024
Friday 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Where

Rutland Centennial Hall
180 Rutland Road North
Kelowna, BC

Contact

250-260-6155

Show Website


Abbotsford Rock & Gem Club

Outdoor Tailgate and Garage Sale

Outdoor rock and gem sale. Interesting in selling? Spots are available. Contact us to learn more about pricing.

When

July 20, 2024
Saturday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Where

Central Heights Church Parking Lot
1661 McCallum Road
Abbotsford, BC

Contact

Georgina
abbotsfordrockhounds2019@gmail.com


Fraser Valley Rock & Gem Club

Tailgate Sale

One Day Only!

When

August 11, 2024
Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Where

Royal Canadian Legion Parking Lot
26607 Fraser Highway
Aldergrove, BC


Fraser Valley Rock & Gem Club

Annual Rock & Gem Show

Demonstrations, Displays, Dealers. Admission by donation.

When

September 21 & 22, 2024
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Where

Aldergrove Kinsmen Community Centre
26770-29th Avenue
Aldergrove, BC


Creston Valley Prospectors & Lapidary Club

First Annual Tailgate Sale

Dealer/seller space is available. Please contact Katrinia at the contact information below for bookings.

When

September 28, 2024
Saturday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Where

Creston Valley Mall Lower Level (North Side Parking Lot)
601 Devon Street
Creston, BC

Contact

Katrinia Walter
604-614-5702
katriniawalter@gmail.com


Port Moody Rock & Gem Club

Let's Rock Again!

Demonstrations, Displays, Dealers. Admission by donation.

When

October 5 & 6, 2024
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Where

Kyle Centre
125 Kyle Street
Port Moody, BC

Contact

Andrew Danneffel
604-323-4273
rock.show@portmoody.rocks

Show Website


Surrey Rockhound Club

Annual Rock and Gem Show

Display cases, vendors, kids corner, snackes, door prizes, and demonstrations. Admission by donation.

When

October 19 & 20, 2024
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Where

Sullivan Hall
6306 152nd Street
Surrey, BC


Victoria Lapidary & Mineral Society

Rough to Ready

When

October 19 & 20, 2024
Saturday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Where

Leonardo de Vinci Centre
195 Bay Street
Victoria, BC


Delta Rockhound Gem & Mineral Club

Annual Rock & Gem Show

When

November 2 & 3, 2024
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Where

South Delta Recreation Centre
1720 - 56 Street
Delta (Tsawwassen), BC


Abbotsford Rock & Gem Club

Annual Rock & Gem Show

Silent auction, showcases, specimen identification, lots of vendors & more. By donation.

When

November 15, 16 & 17, 2024
Friday 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Where

Matsqui Community Hall
33676 St Olaf Avenue
Abbotsford, BC

Contact

Georgina
abbotsfordrockhounds2019@gmail.com


Vernon Lapidary & Mineral Club

Annual Rock & Gem Show

Demonstrations, Displays, Dealers.

When

November 16 & 17, 2024
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Where

Greater Vernon Recreation Centre, Dogwood Gym
3310 37th Ave.
Vernon, BC

Show Website


Parksville & District Rock & Gem Club

Annual Rock & Gem Show

Free hourly draws, food concession. $4 per person; children 12 and under free with adult.

When

Nov 30 & Dec 1, 2024
Saturday 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Where

Qualicum Beach Civic Centre
747 Jones St.
Qualicum Beach, BC

Show Website