Pomona, California (PRWEB) January 11, 2015

“Gold is where you to find it,” and the most effective position to start having a look is on the Gold Prospectors association of the united states Gold & Treasure displays. the first convey of 2015 can be held Feb. 7-8 in Pomona, Calif. at Fairplex Pomona, 1101 W McKinley Ave. Pomona, CA 91768. learn to prospect and pan for real gold from experience gold prospectors.

The GPAA Gold & Treasure shows, which can be open to the general public, were started many years ago by way of GPAA founder George Maisie to introduce people to gold prospecting and to show them how and the place to seek out their own gold. along with being numerous enjoyable, the purpose of the gold shows is to remind everybody that gold prospecting and small-scale gold mining are still a way of life for a whole lot of lots of individuals throughout the us. Gold mining is an essential component of american tradition, heritage, our world historical past and our economy.

“We invite everybody to deliver their family and friends to the gold displays because there’s just no better situation to learn to and the place to search out your individual gold than one in every of our situations. Come out and experience gold panning. It’s enjoyable for all a while,” mentioned GPAA alternate exhibit supervisor Gene Glenn.

one of the in style points of interest on the Gold & Treasure displays is the complimentary GPAA Gold Panning Zone, where all attendees can experience gold panning the use of real gold.

“Step as much as the troughs on the GPAA Gold Panning Zone and enjoy a fingers-on gold panning lesson from an skilled gold prospector,” Glenn mentioned. “Our presentations permit everybody the possibility to pan for real gold, and you can preserve what you to find!”

Gold prospecting has become an increasing number of standard in the previous couple of years with spiking gold costs. The rising hobby in gold is mirrored in now not simplest the longest-airing prospecting television exhibit “Gold Fever,” however a couple of gold mining truth television packages and the all new GPAA-produced exhibit, “Gold Trails” with host Kevin Hoagland, who shall be at the Pomona Gold & Treasure show and eager to satisfy his new target audience.

the first episode of “Gold Trails” aired Jan. three and is now to be had online at http://www.goldprospectors.org/goldtrails.

for many years, the GPAA has been touring across the U.S. with probably the most most well-identified and depended on prospecting and mining tools sellers, giving individuals concerned with gold prospecting a chance to examine concerning the products in order to merit them probably the most within the field.

“There’s always one thing new and exciting to peer, with constant developed improvements in mining tools, accessories and supplies, Glenn said. “Dozens of mining tools vendors and producers are to able to share their secrets of gold prospecting with you.”

any other spotlight is the ever-fashionable Alaska Gold day trip prize giveaways. Two trips can be given away at each and every weekend express — one on the end of every day. each and every shuttle is excellent for one individual for two weeks and comprises airfare to Nome, Alaska.

successful ticket holders and others who come to a decision to sign up for the Alaska Gold expedition will discuss with the GPAA’s famous Cripple River Mining Camp, a popular summer time prospecting vacation spot on the shores of the Bering Sea, 12 miles from Nome. the 2,300-acre property and camp bargains the very best in gold prospecting adventure.

“All Gold & Treasure exhibit attendees over 18 years of age have a possibility to win this as soon as-in-a-lifetime, unforgettable journey to the house of Klondike Gold Rush. With admission, showgoers are given a big gamble ticket for the drawing to be held at the end of every day of every exhibit,” Glenn stated.

greater than $ 15,000 price of prizes, together with metallic detectors, sluice packing containers and concentrators, can be given away to fortunate ticket holders in the major prize raffle.

The Gold & Treasure convey in Pomona, Calif. might be hosted through local GPAA Chapters, Route 66 Gold Miners based totally in Brea, Calif., Hemet Valley Prospectors based in Hemet, Calif., Treasure Seekers of San Diego based in Escondido, Calif., Antelope Valley Prospectors based in Lancaster, Calif., Temecula Valley Prospectors based in Temecula, Calif. and Au Mohave Prospectors primarily based in Hesperia, Calif.

“The presentations give GPAA chapter individuals an opportunity to meet newbies who’re concerned about gold prospecting, steel detecting and treasure looking,” Glenn stated. “It’s been our goal to reach out and bring in the younger generation to teach them about gold prospecting and show them the love and appreciate now we have for the outdoors.”

local GPAA chapters are incessantly invited with the aid of faculties, Boy Scouts and lady Scouts, other formative years groups and organizers of local fairs and neighborhood events to show gold panning and share their data of gold mining history and heritage.

Showgoers who really feel the gold bug chew are invited to discuss with the GPAA booth, and join our group for remedy. there are a lot of GPAA mining claims in the house to discover with your friends and family, or with a local GPAA Chapter after the show. Nationally, the GPAA has greater than 350 mining claims throughout the us of a the place individuals can prospect and mine for their very own gold. The gold is yours to search out and keep. people who come down with really a bad case of gold fever and may need to expertise at a real mining camp are also invited to forestall with the aid of the GPAA sales space to explore what the lost Dutchman’s Mining association Camps has to supply. while there is no treatment, LDMA mining camps are one of the best recognized remedy.

“The GPAA has at all times been the chief in attracting new individuals into the sector of prospecting,” said GPAA govt Director of Operations Dominic Ricci. “cease by using our booth, and learn how straightforward it is to get began to find your own gold. we can get you out on a real prospecting expertise. take part in an day out where that you could examine where to prospect, use all forms of gear, and get better your individual gold.”

The 2015 GPAA Gold & Treasure displays are open to the public. Admission is $ 10 for on the door for adults, or $ 5 for develop tickets bought on-line or from a GPAA host chapter. there’s no admission fee for children underneath 12. For extra details about the 2015 GPAA Gold & Treasure presentations, go to http://www.goldandtreasureshows.com

the key prize raffle subsidized by means of Summit Mining & tools, Inc., Martin Prospecting gear, Royal Manufacturing, Kicking Donkey, Gold cube, Garrett, Felix Paydirt, Keene Engineering, Inc., Gold Fox Trommels, Wilson Brothers Prospecting, Fisher steel Detectors and the Gold Prospectors association of the us.

“for many who desire to purchase gold or jewelry moderately than find it themselves, there might be a number of possibility for that as well,” Glenn stated.

to sign up for the GPAA or lost Dutchman’s Mining association, go to http://www.goldprospectors.org.

The GPAA is the proud producer of “Gold Trails” and writer of “Gold Prospectors” journal and the “pick & Shovel Gazette.”

Upcoming GPAA Gold & Treasure presentations:

(convey hours are 10 a.m. to four p.m. each Saturday and Sunday for all occasions.)

Pomona, California — Feb. 7-eight

Fairplex Pomona

1101 W McKinley Ave.

Pomona, CA 91768

Mesa, Arizona — Feb. 28 to March 1

Mesa convention middle

201 N. heart St.

Mesa, AZ 85201

Stockton, California — March 7-eight

San Joaquin County truthful

1658 South Airport means

Stockton, CA 95206

Portland, Oregon — March 28-29

Portland Expo center

2060 N Marine Dr.

Portland, OR 97217

Boise, Idaho — April 11-12

Western Idaho honest

5610 Glenwood St.

Boise, identity 83714

Las Vegas, Nevada — April 25-26

South level lodge and casino

9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South

Las Vegas, NV 89183

Denver, Colorado — may 16-17

national Western complicated

4655 Humboldt boulevard

Denver, CO 80216

Charlotte, North Carolina — may just 30-31

Metrolina Tradeshow Expo

7100 Statesville road

Charlotte, NC 28269

Knoxville, Tennessee — June 6-7

Knoxville conference center

701 Henley St.

Knoxville, TN 37902

For advance discounted admission tickets, contact the next native GPAA chapters:

Route 66 Gold Miners

Brea, Calif.

Chapter President Kevin Tatum

telephone: (714) 642-1871

e mail: kevkimtatum(at)yahoo.com


Hemet Valley Prospectors

Hemet, Calif.

Chapter President Arnold Shields

cellphone: (951) 544-0145

email: ajshields48A(at)yahoo.com


Treasure Seekers of San Diego

Escondido, Calif.

Chapter President Chester Nowicki

phone: (760) 747-1165

e-mail: candhnow(at)cox.web

Antelope Valley Prospectors

Lancaster, Calif.

Chapter President Brian Woods

telephone: (661) 974-2046

email: brwoods05(at)gmail.com

Temecula Valley Prospectors

Temecula, Calif.

Chapter President Mike Mahr

phone: (760) 473-8456

e mail: mikemahr12(at)gmail.com


Au Mohave Prospectors

Hesperia, Calif.

Chapter President Bob Fredlund

e mail: hrfred(at)hotmail.com


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