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There is a lot to see and do at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. After all, when it comes to variety, nothing compares to the Iowa State Fair.
Event Location: Elwell Family Food Center
The 2021 Annual Gem, Jewelry, Mineral & Fossil Show returns to the Iowa State Fairgrounds - Elwell Family Food Center, Sat. Oct. 16th 9am-5pm and Sun. Oct. 17th 10am-4pm. This event is family friendly, with children's activities, speakers, demonstrations, displays, and much more to see.
Gemstones ❖ Beads ❖ Jewelry ❖ Silver ❖ Crystals ❖ Cabochons
Slabs ❖ Rough ❖ Mineral Specimens ❖ Fossils ❖ Tools ❖ Findings
Children's Activities ❖ Demonstrations ❖ Displays ❖ Speakers
Children (12 and under): Free
See the Des Moines Lapidary Society website for more info!
The Iowa State Fair is not responsible for the planning or programming of non-Fair events hosted on the Fairgrounds. All non-Fair events are solely the responsibility of the contracted event organizer and said organizer should be contacted for specific event information.