FREE Lectures & Demonstrations
The Big Sur Jade Festival features jade and other lapidary arts by artists from all across the USA, Canada, and New Zealand. It is one of the largest lapidary shows of it's type in the world.
Lectures for the 25th annual event, scheduled for 2018 TBA
Lectures and contest info from the 24th annual event in 2015:
This year Dick Horan is hosting a Pocket Piece competition. Entries must be totally natural/un-worked to enter.
Visit Dick's booth, #25 Big Sur Jade Jewelry, to sign up any time Friday or Saturday before 12 p.m.
Competition and Judging will be at 12 p.m. on Sat.
Also for this year, Dick and Kenny Comello will hold a Jewel of The Jade Festival.
Contest pieces must be less than 10 lbs.
Sign up with Kenny at Booth #1
2015 Vendor Map: full listing