Recommended shows

Recommended shows

You can see our recommended shows ranking for each category such as jewelry, fossil, minerals, rock, and beads.

As you know, the Tucson Gem Show has over 50 shows. It is a bit difficult to find your favorite show on these shows. If you visit the show the first time, these recommended rankings will help you.

For beginners

If you visit the Tucson Gem Show first time, we recommend the following shows.

Kino Gem & Mineral Show

・Date: January 26 - February 12, 2023
・Vendors: 250
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Rocks, Beads, Gemstones, Jewelry, Minerals, Art, African beads, Fossils, Lapidary, tool

GIGM Globex Gem & Mineral Show

・Date: TBD
・Vendors: 90
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Rocks, Fossil, Minerals, Gemstone, Meteorite, Crystal tones, tools

Mineral City Show

・Date: January 27 - February 11, 2023
・Vendors: 124
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Fine mineral specimens, Fossil, Minerals, Gemstones, Carvings, Meteorites

Tucson Gem Show 2022 schedule

For jewelry lovers

If you want to see jewelry, gemstones, and semi-precious stones you should visit GJX Gem & Jewelry ShowAGTA GemFair Tucson, and JOGS Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show. These shows require registration.

Tucson Gem & Mineral Show (Main Show)

・Date:February 9 - February 12, 2023
・Vendors: 250
・Registration: No. Admission charges $13
・Merchandise: Gemstones, Minerals, Jewelry

22nd Street Show

・Date: January 26 - February 12, 2023
・Vendors: 350
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Fossils, Gemstones, Minerals, Jewelry, African art, Artifacts, beads, Asian art, Specimens, Supplies, Tools

JOGS Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show

・Date: January 25 - February 5, 2023
・Vendors: 350
・Open to: Wholesale and public
・Registration: Yes
・Merchandise: Jewelry, Gemstones, Minerals, Rough, Beads, Gem decor, Fossil

Tucson Gem Show 2022 schedule

For fossil lovers

We recommend to fossil lovers, 22nd Street Show, JG&M Simpson Street, and Fossil & Mineral Alley.

In addition, some fossil shows are gathering near Oracle road. You should visit 1801 Oracle Mineral, Gem & Fossil Show1820 Oracle Wholesale Show, and Mineral & Fossil Co-op. These shows are not big, but you may find good and rare fossils.

22nd Street Show

・Date: January 26 - February 12, 2023
・Vendors: 350
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Fossils, Gemstones, Minerals, Jewelry, African art, Artifacts, beads, Asian art, Specimens, Supplies, Tools

JG&M Simpson Street

・Date: January 27 - February 12, 2023
・Vendors: 30
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Fossil, Rocks, Minerals

Fossil & Mineral Alley

・Date: TBD
・Vendors: 70
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Fossil, Minerals, Meteorite, Shiva Lingams

Tucson Gem Show 2022 schedule

For mineral lovers

Pueblo Gem & Mineral ShowFine Minerals International Show, and Mineral City Show are nice for mineral lovers because there are world-famous vendors.

If you like minerals or interested in luxury minerals, you should visit Marcus Budil in the Pueblo show.

Tucson Gem & Mineral Show (Main Show)

・Date:February 9 - February 12, 2023
・Vendors: 250
・Registration: No. Admission charges $13
・Merchandise: Gemstones, Minerals, Jewelry

Fine Minerals International Show

・Date: TBD
・Vendors: 4
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: World-Class Minerals, Petrified Wood, CrystalWorks

Mineral City Show

・Date: January 27 - February 11, 2023
・Vendors: 124
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Fine mineral specimens, Fossil, Minerals, Gemstones, Carvings, Meteorites

Tucson Gem Show 2022 schedule

For rock lovers

If you want to see rock crystals, amethyst, quartz, and rough rocks, you should visit GIGM Globex Gem & Mineral Show, GIGM Quality Inn Gem & Mineral Show, and Mineral & Fossil Co-op. There are a lot of varieties of rocks including carvings.

GIGM Globex Gem & Mineral Show

・Date: TBD
・Vendors: 90
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Rocks, Fossil, Minerals, Gemstone, Meteorite, Crystal tones, tools

GIGM Quality Inn Gem & Mineral Show

・Date: TBD
・Vendors: 40
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Rocks, Fossil, Minerals, Gemstone, Meteorite, tools

Miners Co-op Rock Show

・Date: TBD
・Vendors: 40
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Rocks, Minerals, Art of minerals

Tucson Gem Show 2022 schedule

For beads lovers

G&LW Gem Mall and Holidome, Colors of the Stone, To Bead True Blue Show, and Tucson Artisan Workshops, and JOGS Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show are the best show for handmade jewelry lovers and lapidarist.

22nd Street Show

・Date: January 26 - February 12, 2023
・Vendors: 350
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Fossils, Gemstones, Minerals, Jewelry, African art, Artifacts, beads, Asian art, Specimens, Supplies, Tools

Kino Gem & Mineral Show

・Date: January 26 - February 12, 2023
・Vendors: 250
・Open to: Public
・Registration: No
・Merchandise: Rocks, Beads, Gemstones, Jewelry, Minerals, Art, African beads, Fossils, Lapidary, tool

JOGS Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show

・Date: January 25 - February 5, 2023
・Vendors: 271
・Open to: Wholesale and public
・Registration: Yes
・Merchandise: Jewelry, Gemstones, Minerals, Rough, Beads, Gem decor, Fossil

Tucson Gem Show 2022 schedule

Recommended articles

Some of the shows require registration. Please see and register before you will visit shows.

Registration
This page has all information about registration of the Tucson gem show. You can find tips, a way to register, requirements, and a list of registration required.
Tucson Gem Show Calendar 2022
This page has Tucson Gem Show Calendar for January and February, 2022.