Saturday February 24, 9 am to 6 pm; Sunday February 25, 9 am to 4 pm
Sponsored by Mississippi Gem and Mineral Society, there will be over 25 dealers of gems, fossils, minerals, jewelry, lapidary tools, beads, and more. Demonstrations of lapidary art including flint knapping, cabochon cutting and jewelry making. Children's activities such as gem tree, scavenger hunt, and a Touch and See table. Exhibits and educational opportunities by colleges and state organizations. Hourly door prizes and grand prizes.