Every year, the Ark-La-Tex Gem & Mineral Society hosts our Rock Show. It takes place on the 3rd weekend in August. It is located in the Bossier Parish Convention Center (620 Benton Road; Bossier City, LA 71111) with over 200,000 square feet of gems, mineral samples, and finished items for sale or display. Our family-friendly show features children's exhibits and games, jewelry, and plenty of rockhounds to talk with.
Admission tickets can be purchased at the door of the Convention Center. $4 daily addmission. Students with an ID for older students $1/day, and children 5 and under, scouts in uniform FREE. With every admission ticket, you will recieve a free door prize ticket. Door prize drawings are held hourly with a grand door prize drawing held at the conclusion of the show (you need not be present to win a grand door prize).
Parking is free. Overnight RV parking is allowed, however there are no sewer hook-ups.