2023 Gem & Mineral Show
2022 Show Photo Album
YVGMS 63rd Gem and Mineral Show will be held at the annual City of Yucaipa Music and Arts Festival. May 5th (6-10pm) May 6th (12pm-9pm) Uptown Yucaipa
AMBER GIFTS (Audrone Kazlauskene, Santa Monica)Specializes in wire-wrapping, beading, cabbing and silversmithing jewelry.
CRYSTAL RAPTURE (Sabrina Keep, Los Angeles)Specializes in crystal quartz (rose amethyst, clear), fluorite and black tourmaline, megaladon shark teeth other fossils, crystal rings and other jewelry. Tumbled stones and nice specimens.
PAST TO PRESENT PROGRAMS & TRADING POST (Jim Bowden, Redlands)
Educational programs in geology, paleontology, archaeology, Native Americans, local history, flint knapping. Stop by his booth to see his hand-made modern arrowheads and hafted bi-faces, meteorites, rocks, modern blacksmith items, and jewelry for sale.
RACHEL'S ROCKS (Rachel Perrault, Lake Elsinore)
Specializes in crystals, minerals, fossils and other fascinating items from the Earth.
REAGLE STONE AND SILVER (Marla Reagle, Redlands)
Wire wrapped and silver-smithed rings, pendants, and bracelets along with rock stabs, rough rock, mineral cabochons. stoneysilver.com
REASON2ROCK (Mike Reason, Calimesa)
Specializing in unique rock, mineral, and fossil specimens.
ROCK GEEKS ( John Frey, Murrieta)Specializes in fossils, local and California minerals including tourmalines and beryls, custom jewelry, and polished material.
SCHOOL OF ROCK (Mark Kornfeld, Crestline)
Rocks (tumbled and rough), minerals, and fossils for children and collectors.
SCOTT'S GEM, MINERAL & FOSSIL (Scott Cavin, Susanville)Amateur rock hounds who have turned their hobby into specializing in selling various types of minerals, crystals and fossils.
TOURMALINE SOURCE (Christy Callens, Riverside)
Natural tourmaline rough and crystals, and jewelry. Also sell zircons, garnet and rare gemstone jewelry.
SIGN OF THE HAWK (Erik Foxvog, Forest Falls) Specializes in handmade jewelry, handmade pens, and soap rocks.
SK MIRTH (Marina Shoupe, Victorville) Hand carved wearable, functional and sculputural jade objects made using traditional Chinese tools and techniques, incorporating western design.
Parsley Lapidary (Sarah and Kimber Shilpetski) Source for unique rough stone, slabs, mineral specimens, cabochons, wire wrap jewelry and other finished gem and mineral items.
Generous Corporate Donations
Aquarium of the Pacific (100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA) Two tickets! Aquariumofpacific.org
Covington Engineering (Meridian, ID)Generous donation of lapidary equipment
Estwing Manufacturing Corporation (1100 Alton St., Rockford, IL)Two rock hammers! Estwing.com
Palm Springs Air Museum (745 N. Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs, CA) Two museum tickets Palmspringsairmuseum.org
Planes of Fame Air Museum (14998 Cal Aero Dr., Chino CA) 4 Museum tickets! Planesoffame.org
Inland Craft (44 Plaza Dr., Westmont, IL) one WIZ Grinder! inlandcraft.com
San Bernardino County Museum Household Annual Pass! museum.sbcounty.gov
Fire Mountain Gems (1) "Elegant Wire Jewelry" (2) "The Sacred Language of Trees"
Generous Local Business Donations
WHITE RABBIT COFFEE SHOP 35258 YUCAIPA BLVD GIFT CERTIFICATE $25
FOUNTAIN GATE VINTAGE 35115 YUCAIPA BLVD GIFT BASKET (VALUE $20)
CHOCOLATES BY CAROLYN 35268 YUCAIPA BLVD GIFT CERTIFICATE ($25 VALUE) CHOCOLATE
VINTAGE VAULT 35107 YUCAIPA BLVD GIFT CERTIFICATE $25
YUCAIPA BAG AND SHOE REPAIR 12126 "B" CALIFORNIA GIFT CERTIFICATE $25
SOARING SWINE ACRES 12116 CALIFORNIA TEA AND JELLY GIFT BOX ($25 VALUE)
KOPPER KETTLE CAFÉ GIFT CARD $25
DEL MAR GRILL GIFT CARD $30
JAKE'S ITALIAN BISTRO AND BREW 12170 4th St GIFT CARD $25
HOPS AND SPOKES 34324 YUCAIPA BLVD GIFT CARD $20
LOL KIDS CLUB 5TH ST GIFT CARD FOR 4 CHILDREN'S PASSES ($64 VALUE)
QUEEN BEAN 12045 5TH ST GIFT CARD $25
JOHN'S PHILLY STEAK 34215 YUCAIPA BLVD $48 GIFT CERTIFICATE
JEANS FLOWER BASKET $50 GIFT CERTIFICATE
LEMONSHARK POKE 33562 YUCAIPA BLVD. $40 GIFT CERTIFICATE
FRUGO'S YOGURT 33490 Oak Glen Rd, Ste A(THREE) $10 GIFT CARDS
ITALIA BELLA 33527 Yucaipa Blvd $50 GIFT CARD
JOSE'S 33527 Yucaipa Blvd $120 DINNER IN GIFT CARDS
SUNSHINE GROWERS 34017 YUCAIPA BLVD 50' PATIO HOSE W/BAG $60 VALUE)
WOODHAUS 35010 Yucaipa Blvd $25 GIFT CERTIFICATE
YVGMS MEMBER DONATIONS....Top Prize: Vintage Ring appraised at $500. 2nd Top Prize: CASH-amount to be announced day of show! Full list of prizes will be on display day of show. You will place your raffle ticket stub into the container marked with the name of the prize, Individual winners will be chosen for the top 25 prizes or so. The rest of the prizes will be listed and you will put your raffle stub into the prize 'kitty' for a chance to win any of the remaining 100 prizes or so!