The 35th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral & Gem Show will be held Sunday July 28th from noon-6:00 pm and then Monday July 29th through Saturday August 3rd from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, ending on Sunday, August 4th from noon-6:00 pm, once again at 136 Majestic View, Spruce Pine, NC (the field above Spruce Pine Chevrolet. The Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show is put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment. Over 65 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossil, lapidary equipment and more you might want. Each booth is 20 foot by 40 foot so there are LOTS of items for sale. Many vendors will be open earlier and later than the posted hours because they are staying with their booth. Parking and admission are free. Food is available.