nc gem fest

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Admission: $3 (kids under 10 free)

Plenty of free parking.  Shuttles provided.

Handicapped accessible

Free Concert Friday August 5th 6 PM Downtown Spruce Pine

Grassy Creek Gem Show August July 30-August 6 at Parkway Fire Department, Hwy 226 South just a couple of miles from the NC Gem Fest.

Thursday 10-6 (Senior Citizens Day...Seniors $1 admission)

Friday-Saturday 10-6

Sunday 12:30-5 (Mitchell County Day $1 admission for residents)


Festival Hours

Welcome to the North Carolina Mineral, Gem & Jewelry Festival website!  Since the early 1950's Spruce Pine, North Carolina has been the host of the Festival and welcomed visitors from around the world to shop for beautiful jewelry, gemstones, minerals, beads, crystals, fossils and more!  Even celebrities have been spotted at the Festival selecting their jewelry, gemstones and gifts!  The Festival features gem, jewelry and mineral dealers from across the country showcasing their merchandise to fit every budget.  Whether you are shopping for an engagement ring, a special stone for your own setting, a custom designed piece of jewelry or a special crystal display for your home, you can't miss the NC Mineral and Gem Festival.

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