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Mineral ShowsThe East Coast Minaral Show at the BigE fair grounds, West Springfield, MA.

6th Aug 2016 22:07 BSTvictor rzonca



East Coast Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Eastern States Exposition

August 12-14—WEST SPRINGFIELD, MASSACHUSETTS: Wholesale and retail show; Martin Zinn Expositions, L.L.C., Eastern States Exposition, Better Living Center; 1305 Memorial Dr

Fri. 10am-6pm, Sat. 10am-6pm, Sun. 10am-5pm;

$8 Admission, Children free

200 Wholesale and Retail Vendors. Speakers, free door prize drawings, mineral identification, free mineral specimens for children.

2016 Special Exhibit: Minerales Mexicanos...The Peter Megaw Collection; contact Regina Aumente, PO Box 665, Bernalillo, NM 87004, 505-867-0425; e-mail:; Web site:

Click on and get a $2 discount on admission.

In the Springfield Republican paper you'll find a discount coupon for $2 off admission also.

9th Aug 2016 13:16 BSTvictor rzonca

For your edification.
Exhibits, dealers, speakers and collectors from everywhere.
Before the crowds and dealers.

Natural history at it's finest. You want to see rare, be there. Better Living Center, The Big E, West Springfield, Ma.

9th Aug 2016 21:21 BSTJonelle DeFelice


10th Aug 2016 02:04 BSTWayne Corwin


Don't ya just love Fred Wilda's art work on that flyer?

They should have those as tee-shirts at the show.

Fred will be set up at the show too!

11th Aug 2016 20:48 BSTJonelle DeFelice

Wayne - I collect postcards, so I had to grab one of these at a show. ;-) I don't think we will be attending, though :-(
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