Welcome to the
39th Chicagoland Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show and the
 75th Midwest Federation of Mineralogical
& Geological Societies

On Memorial Day weekend, nationally-known dealers, demonstrations,  exhibits, lapidary arts, jewelry exhibits, faceting, cabochon cutting, polishing gemstones, silversmithing, beading, wire wrapping, prospecting, geode splitting, a silent auction, childrens' rock area - and jewelry repair - will all be available!  

TIP!!!    This year there are lectures and field trips! click to download the list of lectures (Click here to see the list of lectures). And more exhibits too! This is because the Midwest Federation of Mineralogical and Geological Societies will be having their 75th Convention (more information here) at the same time and same place as the Chicagoland Gem and Mineral Association show. We are honored and excited about this! 

Feel free to download a brochure or a poster about the show.

Do you want to be a Show Demonstrator?  Please download, read and complete the Demonstrator Application form (.pdf). Please remember - demonstrators need to be a member with one of the clubs in CGMA.

Are you a member who will be requesting a case? Please download the Case Request form (.pdf).

*Yes! Returning This Year: Wholesale Dealer Room! Click here to learn more.

Saturday, May 23, 2015 10am - 6pm
Sunday, May 24, 2015 10am - 5pm

Ticket Pricing:

One Day Show Pass
$5.00  Adults
$3.00  Seniors & Students (ages 13-18)

  Children (Under 13) Free
 
Two Day Pass
$8.00  Adults
$5.00  Seniors & Students (ages 13-18)
  Children (Under 13) Free
 
Note: Service Personnel w/Id, Scouts in Uniform are free

FREE PARKING
INDOORS - AIR CONDITIONED - FOOD AVAILABLE 
Camping Available - Call (630) 377-0197

The 38th show was great! Check out the photos in the Photo Gallery. Hope to see you this year!!

  DuPage County Fairgrounds
2015 W. Manchester Rd.
Wheaton, IL

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Debby Ballot, President 630-272-8275
Website Administrator, esconiclub@yahoo.com

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The 39th Chicagoland Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show is hosted by the Chicagoland Gem and Mineral Association (CGMA).