O t t a w a   L a p s m i t h & M i n e r a l   C l u b

55th Annual OLMC Gem and Mineral Show September 16-17, 2023

September 16th and 17th, 2023, at the Nepean Sportsplex, in Ottawa. Sat. 10 am - 6 pm, Sun. 10 am - 5 pm. Door Prizes. Dealers and exhibitors with gemstones, minerals, fossils, jewellery, crystals, beads, equipment, carvings and so much more. Plus, the OLMC will host colourful displays, demonstrations and hands-on activities, and mineral and gem identification.

We are completely booked for the 2023 show. New applications will be added into our waiting list. Please refer to the guide for new dealers.

About the Show

The Annual Show is the highlight of our year, and the fundraiser which keeps the workshop functioning.The venue is filled to capacity with dealers, customers and onlookers. Where else can one shop for some of the best gemstones and minerals in the world offered at very reasonable prices. In addition to dealers, the show features demonstrations, displays, seminars and informal gemstone evaluations.

Entrance Fees:

General Admission: $8.00
12yrs & under, Free

Sportsplex Location:

The Nepean Sportsplex is located at 1701 Woodroffe Avenue north of the Ottawa Greenbelt, near the former Confederation High School along OC Transpo route 95. [ Google Map ].


Parking is free at the Sportsplex, though the asphalt is in need of repair in some places.

Food and Beverages:

The club will make a request to the contracting company that manages the restaurant beside the curling rink will be open on that weekend.


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