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The City is limited to posting locally-held events for Culver City community and non-profit organizations.  Your request will be reviewed by the appropriate person, and upon approval, it will be posted on the City's Community Calendar.

56th Annual Fiesta of Gems Show

Featured Gem: Amethyst
Free Admission - Free Parking
Show Hours: Sat. 10-6 – Sun. 10-5
Free hourly Prizes – Grand Prize Drawing Sunday 4 pm
Exhibits, Gem Dealers, Demonstrations, Prizes, Books, Minerals, Fossils, Tools and Jewelry Classes

The Culver City Rock and Mineral Club will present its 56th Annual Fiesta of Gems Show on Saturday, July 08, 2017, from 10 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, July 09, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium, 4117 Overland Blvd., Culver City, CA 90230. This year the featured gem stone is Amethyst. Admission and parking are free. For more information contact Janice Metz at

The Fiesta of Gems Show is a free educational event for the community which provides fossils, gems and mineral exhibits, demonstrations, and children’s programs. We also offer jewelry making classes, gem, mineral dealers, tools, and books sales. This event helps several community programs in Culver City and helps to educate and inspire elementary students in Earth Science activities.

For more information on the 56th Fiesta of Gems Show or the Culver City Rock and Mineral Club, contact Janice Metz at or visit our website at And for our 8 scheduled classes visit Also, check out our Facebook page, Yahoo Group and our Twitter account, @culvercityrocks, for updates.

The purpose of the CULVER CITY ROCK & MINERAL CLUB is to bring together persons interested in the earth sciences, to engage in research and study in this realm, and to assist members in the collection and preservation of rocks and minerals and in the study of lapidary and related arts.
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