Parrsboro Rockhound RoundupIt’s Official!  The 55th Parrsboro Gem and Mineral Show is On!

BOOK THESE DATES: AUGUST 19, 20, 21, 2022.

We have missed you, and are happy to be planning for a safe and healthy show.  Of course, this is all subject to the N.S. Health Protocols in place in August.  Should the Re-Opening Phases change, we will let you know our plans.

If you would like to be a Vendor, please contact Karen Dickinson.  Give a description of your product and you could be considered for the Waiting List.

Since 1966, the Nova Scotia Gem and Mineral Show has been held in the Town of Parrsboro, Nova Scotia, Canada.  A showcase for geological treasures, and with over 30 high quality exhibitors of spectacular gems, minerals, jewelry and metalwork, the Nova Scotia Gem and Mineral Show is a very popular family event.

The gem and mineral displays, and specimens for sale, are some of the finest in the Maritimes.  A weekend of workshops, geological events and demonstrations let you experience what it's like to work with gems and minerals, or shape a metalwork design.  Pan for gold and much more!

Canada Beading Supply

Canada Beading Supply A one stop shop for all types of beading supplies from Gemstone beads, seed beads, crystals, pearls, findings, stringing materials, tools and books - we have something for everyone. Serving customers since 1984.

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Superior Gems & Jewelry

Superior Gems & Jewelry Earthly stones, heavenly beads, one of a kind jewelry using natural stones and gems with sterling silver. Putting the jewel back in jewelry! This is Superior Gems & Jewelry.

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Tysons' Fine Minerals

Tysons Fine Minerals Tysons' Fine Minerals Inc. is owned and operated by Rod and Helen Tyson, who re-located from Edmonton to Parrsboro in 2007. Canadian minerals are our specialty, as we do a lot of our own collecting. We also sell jewellery and lapidary art, both from local and international materials, as well as minerals from around the world. Tysons' maintains a large, on-site workshop and we do custom lapidary work, jewellery, mobiles/light catchers , plus some jewellery repairs. During the current social restrictions, we will be increasing our on-line presence to include virtual shopping, custom design, mineral identification, and more.

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Parrsboro, Nova Scotia

Bay of Fundy View, Parrsboro, Nova ScotiaLocated along the coast of the Bay of Fundy, the Town of Parrsboro is the perfect place to stay and experience the world’s highest tides and enjoy authentic Nova Scotia hospitality.

But the Fundy tides are not the only big deal in town.  Parrsboro is where Canada's oldest dinosaurs once roamed!  The Fundy Geological Museum shares the area's rich 350 million year history of fossils, stones and dinosaur bones with exhibits and guided beach tours.

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