This event being held during
El Dorado County's Gold Week!
Welcome to the Heart of the Gold Country
California Federation of Mineralogical Societies
Show and Convention
September 16, 17 and 18, 2016
Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Daily
Proudly Hosted by
The El Dorado County Mineral & Gem Society
Over 60 Dealers 80+ Displays Demonstrations
Children's Activities Fluorescent Tent
Discover a wide variety of gems, mineral specimens,
jewelry, beads, rough and finished stones,
fossils, petrified wood, fluorescents, gold, opal, amber,
spheres, geodes, cabs, slabs and other lapidary,
supplies, equipment, books, & kits.
Learn about CFMS Societies and their Events at
This statewide show is open to the public
and will be held at the
El Dorado County Fairgrounds
100 Placerville Drive, Placerville, CA 95667
Exit 44B off Highway 50
See Map of Hwy 50 on/off ramps for Placerville Drive
Get Directions from Your Location
For additional information, please send email
or telephone (530) 676 - 2472
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Over 60 Dealers featuring Gems, Minerals, Jewelry and so very much more.
Many Fun Things for Kids to Do
Watch Free Jewelry & Lapidary Demo's
Case Exhibits are where Talent meets Nature. Come see the Beautiful Results.
See the Wonder of Fluorescent Rocks
all displayed in One Big Tent
Food Vendors will be located right next door to our Dealer Hall.
These are just some of the things that will make the CFMS Show special for families as well as
experienced rockhounds and jewelry devotees.
CFMS Convention Schedule
CFMS Meetings & Show on Fairgrounds
Note: if you have yet not preregistered for
Breakfast and Banquet,
please email us for possible extension at
Advance Registration Form
Noncompetitive and Competitive Display
CFMS Supplementary Rules and Trophies for Exhibitors
Google Map -
Get Driving Directions.
Also find nearby restaurants,
shopping, etc, by clicking
on the "Near By" link
on the left side of the
Google Maps Screen.
Other "Things to do"
In addition to historic mines, museums and being next to Eldorado National Forest and Lake Tahoe, there will be many festivities happening in the local area throughout the week in honor of El Dorado County's Gold Week.
See Full Calendar of
week's events that will be on the Fairgrounds
the CFMS Show.