The 31st annual “Magnolia State Gem, Mineral, and Jewelry Show” hosted by the Mississippi Gulf Coast Gem and Mineral Society Inc. will be at the Jackson County Fairground Civic Center in Pascagoula, MS November 13,14,& 15. Friday and Saturday from 10-6:00 and Sunday 10-5:00
There will 28 vendors selling gemstones, minerals, fossils, and jewelry from all over the world.
Fun for the whole family. There will be a coloring contest for the kids. We will be teaching kids how to make their own memory wire bracelets or gemstone trees. Our members will demonstrate how to make cabochons (shaped and polished gemstone). We are setting up a Mining Sluice where people can test their skills at screening for real gemstones and take their treasures home!
Our gem club members will be demonstrating many different jewelry making skills including Faceting, Cabbing, Pearling, Beading, Wire wrapping and more.
Cost to get in is $3 for a one-day pass or $5 for a 3 day pass. Kids 12 and under get in free with a paying adult. Door prizes will be given out hourly!
There is a Raffle full of wonder prizes of jewelry, gemstones, art, mineral specimens and more. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Tickets are available on our website. www.mgcgms.org. The winner will be drawn at the end of the show. Winner need not be present to win.
No need to leave hungry. The concession stand will be open, offering hamburgers, hotdogs, chicken gumbo, red beans and rice, potato salad and coleslaw. There will snacks available as well. If you get thirsty we will have iced tea, coke products or a fresh glass of lemonade. Show cases will be set up by the stage. Be sure to check our displays of fossils, minerals, and gemstones from around the world.Come join the fun and shop for some treasures of your own!
Coming in November 2020