Tucson, AZ (February 22, 2023) – La Encantada shopping center, in partnership with Visit Tucson and Energy & Rock Positioning Expert Michal Mael, The Queen of Rocks, is hosting their first ever

La Encantada Gem Show this month, through February 26. Gems, geodes, jewelry, small crystal pieces, and large geode décor artifacts are currently on display and on sale for a limited time in the La Encantada Angel Courtyard, located on level one near L’Occitane. Visitors can also participate in a crystals, design, and food-focused lecture series, a Sound Bath, and more. The La Encantada Gem Show opened to a good crowd on its first weekend, February 18, and continues through Sunday, February 26 from 10: 00 am to 6:00 pm.

“We are delighted to be able to partner with Visit Tucson and the renowned Queen of Rocks to host such an impressive array of jewelry, art, and décor for local and visiting gem show fans and collectors,” said Jill Harlow, spokesperson for La Encantada. “This new, more intimate gem show addition offers an opportunity for anyone to browse and shop gems and geodes in a comfortable open-air atmosphere with favorite dining options and exclusive clothing and jewelry stores right nearby; and if opening weekend was any indication, shoppers are loving it.”

In addition to the visiting the Gem Show in the Angel Courtyard, visitors and shoppers can attend a complimentary lecture series at Tucson Geodes and Gems, located on La Encantada’s level one. On Wednesday, February 22, from 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm visitors are invited to Tucson Geodes and Gems for a lecture on “Designing Your Home with Energy” presented by Michal Mael, The Queen of Rocks. On Thursday, February 23, from 4:00 – 5:00 pm, Mael presents “Ten Fundamental Crystals You Must Have.” On Friday, February 24, from 4:00 – 5:00 pm, Mael and Seared Living present a Wine and Charcuterie Board lecture.

La Encantada Gem Show visitors and shoppers can also take part in a complimentary Sound Bath with gongs and bowls on Friday, February 24 at 11:00 am at Tucson Geodes and Gems. The store also offers great gift options for Tucson Gem Show fans.

The closing weekend of the La Encantada Gem Show will feature gem mimosas and a raffle drawing at 11 am Sunday, February 26, and a gong finale at 5pm.

A full schedule of events and lectures is available at LaEncantadaGemShow.com.

Valet services will be available Thursday through Saturday from 4 pm to close during the La Encantada Gem Show. Valet services will be located in the roundabout in front of Firebirds Wood Fired Grill and North Italia.


About La Encantada

La Encantada is located on Skyline Drive at Campbell Avenue in Tucson, Arizona. The premier open-air shopping center in the Catalina Foothills features a wide selection of stores, specialty shops, and restaurants, including Anthropologie, Apple, Ben Bridge Jeweler, Crate & Barrel, Coach, Free People, Levi’s, L’Occitane, Lululemon Athletica, Tiffany & Co., Williams Sonoma, North Italia, AJ’s Fine Foods, and more. Coming soon: Tecovas, Psycho Bunny, and True Food Kitchen. www.laencantadashoppingcenter.com