Pictures from a Previous Show


A Tarbosaur and 7' Shark jaw reproduction were generously exhibited by Michael & Barbara Sincak, from Pennsylvania. Over 4900 people attended the show, including almost 1600 children.

2016 APRIL Show



Cedar Valley Rocks & Minerals Society holds an annual show the third weekend of April - Same Venue, New Month.

The 2016 Show will be held April 16th-17th, 2016, at Hawkeye Downs, Cedar Rapids. "Petrified Wood and Fossil Plants" will be the featured theme.

Hours are 8:30am to 6:00pm on Saturday; 9:30am to 5:00pm on Sunday

  • The show includes exhibits, demonstrations, dealers, programs and children's activities.
  • Children's Activities include: Making dinosaur footprint casts, hunting for rocks in our famous pebble pit, and identifying fossils at our fossil hunting activity.
  • Other Features: a fluorescent display, special programs, special exhibits of rocks, fossils and gems
  • Admission is $3 donation for adults; $1 for students 12-18, and Free for under 12
  • Youth Groups with Leader are Free

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Show Venue is Hawkeye Downs Expo Center - See Map