#1: A huge 3,000 square foot fossil display of large and impressive fossil and mineral specimens presented by Dinosaurs Rock. This New York company brings the museum to us!
#2: Dinosaur skeletons (including an adult T-Rex) by Dinosaur Brokers; from whom the world's museums get their own dinosaurs.
#3: Our Junior Ballroom will be filled with glowing UV rocks from the Franklin Mineral Museum and Sterling Hill Mining Museum.
#4: 29 lighted showcases highlighting local collections by advanced NJ / NY / PA / CT collectors, and several museums.
#5: A few last-minute surprises too!
#1: Every $5 children's ticket comes with a free mineral specimen that glows under UV light.
#2: New! A special area of dealers offering only NJ, NY, PA, & CT minerals and fossils
#3: Dig for fossils at the PaleoBond booth, sluice for gemstones at the Dinosaurs Rock booth and metal detect at the East Coast Research & Discovery Association booth
#4: Meet the stars of the TV show Prospectors including Amanda, Travis, and Dwayne!
#5: Touch Moon, Mars, and Vesta rocks!
#6: A 'Wholesale Only' area for B2B transactions
#7: A 'Local Interest' area for local businesses
The Mindat.org NY / NJ Lecture Series is being assembled now and is expected to be completed by the fall when we will provide the details here.