Admission: Regular mine admission: $7 adults, $4 kids ages 6-12, under 6 free
Meeting Place: Visitor Center
Celebrate diamond miners in Arkansas during the 3rd Annual Prospectors’ Gemboree, a day of family games and activities at North America's only public diamond mine! Enjoy a treasure hunt for prize bottles and rocks hidden throughout the diamond search area, and make "prized memories" during the "Facets of Fun Photo Scavenger Hunt!" Our classic lineup of games is as follows:
9 a.m. - Diamond Digging Contest, kids 12 and younger
10 a.m. - Diamond Toss, kids 12 and younger
11 a.m. - Rock Relay, all ages
2 p.m. - Egg Toss, all ages
3 p.m. - Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest, all ages (free watermelon until it's gone!)
Pick up a photo scavenger hunt list and detailed game schedule at the park during the event.
From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., don't miss our 7th Annual Famous Crater Diamonds Exhibition in the Diamond Discovery Center classroom. Meet diamond finders and collectors, and "hear the stories behind the finds" during this rare display of diamonds found in Arkansas! All games and activities are free with purchase of mine admission. For more information, contact Crater of Diamonds State Park at (870) 285-3113 or by e-mail at CraterofDiamonds@arkansas.com. Or visit www.CraterofDiamondsStatePark.com.