Gem Faire/Bead Show coming to Del Mar Fairgrounds Jan. 16-18


Gem Faire, West Coast’s Premier Jewelry & Bead Show, will be in Del Mar from Jan. 16-18 at Del Mar Fairgrounds/Bing Crosby Hall (2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.).

Hours are noon-6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $7, valid for the entire weekend.

More than 70 importers, exporters and wholesalers from around the world will be on site with the largest selection of fine jewelry, costume jewelry, precious and semi-precious gemstones, beads, crystals, gold and silver, minerals, and much more at manufacturer’s prices.

Other jewelry and beading essentials, including jewelry tools, displays and boxes, will be available all under one roof. Jewelry repair, cleaning and ring-sizing services are on hand while you shop. Be sure to enter a door prize ballot for a chance to win cool items, with hourly drawings throughout the weekend.

Mark your calendar! Gem Faire will be in Del Mar for three days only! Buy quality gems, jewelry and beading supplies directly from the source at Gem Faire. Visit, or contact Gem Faire, Inc. at 503-252-8300 or