Claude Levesque explains a “specimen card” to five-year-old Easton during last year’s BC Gem Show. The event returns this Friday to Sunday (April 12 to 14).  file photo

Claude Levesque explains a “specimen card” to five-year-old Easton during last year’s BC Gem Show. The event returns this Friday to Sunday (April 12 to 14). file photo

BC Gem Show includes displays, demos, kids’ workshop and more

Annual event runs April 12 to 14 at Ag-Rec Building in Abbotsford

The BC Gem Show takes place from April 12 top 14 at the Ag-Rec Building in Abbotsford.

The event includes displays, demonstrations, a children’s creative workshop, gold panning, door prizes and more.

It also includes the annual Rocklovers Round-up Tailgate Sale on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Doors open at 10 a.m. each day and close at 8 p.m. Friday, 6 p.m. Saturday and 5 p.m. Sunday.

Admission is $6 for adults, $2 for students (ages six to 17) and free for kids under six.

Tickets are available at the door.

The Ag-Rec Building is located at Abbotsford Exhibition Park, 32470 Haida Dr.

Visit bclapidary.com for more details on the show.