The Ozark Mountain Gem & Mineral Society hosted their 52nd Annual Rock, Gem & Mineral Show in Springfield Missouri located at the Springfield Expo Center. Admission was $6 for adults, $3 for students and free for kids who also received a complimentary Rock Hound Starter Kit.
Although there were only roughly 20 vendors, each of the vendors booths were massive and took up much of the grand room. There was a Silent Auction along with Door Prizes and a corner for kids set up with games, educational booths and mineral identification.
I can honestly say this is the first time I have ever attended a crystal show where the line was backed out the door and down the street. It created that vibe of excitement knowing you were among others eagerly waiting their turn to make it in the door! It also has this…
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