Preserving and Educating the Public About Gold Rush History Near Cripple Creek & Victor, Colorado.
The STCFG works with Newmont Cripple Creek & Victor mining and other private land owners to develop positive solutions to historic preservation, recreation, education and post-mining land use.Visit Newmont.com for more information about Newmont CC&V .
Show Vendors 2023 will be added as they register.
Park anywhere around Victor and catch the free shuttle to the show! Parking is easy peasy - Park on Victor's east side near the Helipad and ride to the show. Shuttle will run all day Saturday and Sunday.Thanks City of Cripple Creek for this service!
Concurrent Event PendingNew in 2023 - Oddities Alley PLUS
Unique vendors - Food Trucks - Free Entertainment
Sponsored by the Black Monarch Hotel
The annual Gem & Mineral Show sponsored by the Southern Teller County Focus Group (STCFG) will be held in downtown historic Victor and is open and free to the public.
The show will include vendors from across the state selling Colorado dug minerals. Items for sale will include polished gems, hand-crafted jewelry, rough slabs, specimens, cabochons, geode breaking, Cripple Creek turquoise, and more. There will also be gold and gem panning at the Victor Lowell Thomas Museum. Show hours are from 9 to 5 each day. Saturday of the weekend a free talk on the geology of the local gold mining operations will be presented by a Newmont Cripple Creek & Victor geologist Doug White. This event is at 1 p.m. at the Victor Lowell Thomas Museum and has limited seating. Gold Rush Adventure history and mining tours are also offered from from the Victor Lowell Thomas Museum.
Vendors will be located along North Third Street as well as in the Pinnacle Park Plaza, lot adjoining the Victor Elks Lodge, and indoors on Victor Avenue.
For more information on the STCFG or this event, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 719-689-2675.
Thanks to Newmont, City of Victor, and Victor Elks Lodge, and Black Monarch for the use of their property for this show.
We are members of:
Rocky Mountain Federation of Mineralogical Societies
Support our neighboring shows:
Fairplay and Buena Vista
Lake George Gem and Mineral Show
Pikes Peak Gem and Mineral Show - Colorado Springs
Woodland Park Rock and Gem Show