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The Tucson Gem and Mineral Show is a yearly phenomenon that takes place each year at the beginning of February. The city of Tucson fills up with stones and stone hunters for three weeks of rockin’ good times (sorry for the bad pun.)
Even if you aren’t a die hard rock hound, the gem show is a fun place to wander around and shop for all sorts of things including unique clothing, gifts and imported goods from other countries, for a start. The gem show brings together vendors and visitors from all over the world. Here is a video of some scenes from the 2012 Tucson Gem Show. For more information about visiting the Tucson Gem Show, check out mt Tucson Gem Show Guide.