The 48th Annual Denver Gem & Mineral Show®
The following events are planned for our 2015 Show:
Please check back with us in July or August for the latest scheduled events for the
NOTE: All Presentations will be held in the Lecture Room (H47-H53) unless otherwise noted. Times and locations may change without notice.
Friday9:00 AM: Show opens to public
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM: School groups visit the Show
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Presentation: Photo Gallery of SW Mineral Specimens by Jeff Scovil
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Presentation: 4 Decades of Collecting in the SW U.S. by Tony Potucek and Mike Saunders
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Presentation: Contemporary Utah Mineral Collecting by Phil Richardson
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Presentation: Uranium Minerals of the Colorado Plateau by Terry Wallace
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM: Presentation: The End of the Age of Dinosaurs by Peter Larson
6:00 PM: Show Closes
Saturday10:00 AM: Show opens to public
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Presentation: Pikes Peak Pebble Pups presentations by various students
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Presentation: Starting a Mineral Collection by Peter J Modreski
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Presentation: The Comstock Lode, Nevada by George Witters
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Presentation: 30 Years of Collecting in the Southwest by Graham Sutton
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM: Presentation: Round Mt. Mine Gold, Nevada by Scott Werschky
6:00 PM: Show Closes
Saturday Night Special in the Palm Court of the Denver Mart Main Building
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM: Presentation: A Mineral Collecting History of New Mexico by Virgil Lueth
Sunday10:00 AM: Show opens to public
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Presentation: Native American Jewelry Materials by Eric Fritz and Shelly Sargent
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Presentation: Recent New Minerals of the SW by Joe Marty
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Presentation: Fluorescent talk – Purple Passion Mine by Bill Gardner
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Presentation: Lava Cap Thunder Egg Deposit by Lori Coleman
5:00 PM: Show closes. See you next year!
All Day... Every DayALL DAY: Bones, the walking T-Rex!
ALL DAY: Educational demonstrations and pamphlets! (Booths E03-E11)
ALL DAY: Fluorescent Room - glowing rocks! (Room G43-49)
ALL DAY: FREE Parking!
ALL DAY: FREE Shuttle bus to other big Show (North Entrance)
ALL DAY: Gold Panning for the kids! (Booth E16)
ALL DAY: Grab bags, Pins & Posters! (Booth E01)
ALL DAY: Hobby demonstrations in Club area! (Booths E12-E21)
ALL DAY: Kids' Corner! (Booth E02)
ALL DAY: Numerous exhibits! (Main Floor)
ALL DAY: Rooms and booths full of dealers/vendors!
Events for other years can be seen here: