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San Mateo, CA | Bead Show

  • San Mateo County Event Center 1346 Saratoga Drive San Mateo, CA, 94403 United States (map)

San Mateo, CA Bead Show
San Mateo County Event Center

October 26-28, 2018
Open To The Public

Children Under 9 Not Permitted.

Jewelry Classes With Wendy Simpson Conner

Visit Booth 108 To Register

With Beading Artist, Wendy Simpson Conner, Author Of 15 Beading Books

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Purchase Discounted Tickets

Ticket Prices

Online Tickets
$6.00 | Save 25%! Credit Card Only.

Standard Tickets
$8.00 | Cash Only. Purchase At Show.

Military Members And Family*
FREE | With Military I.D.

Wholesale Buyers**
FREE | Registration Required

FREE | Registration Required

Show Information & Hours


San Mateo County Event Center (Redwood Hall)
 1346 Saratoga Dr, San Mateo, CA 94403


Show Hours

Friday, 12pm-6pm
Saturday, 10am-6pm
Sunday, 11am-5pm


$8.00 | Standard Ticket At The Door
$6.00 | Discounted Online Ticket
FREE | Military Members And Family*
FREE | Registered Wholesale Buyers**
FREE | Registered Teachers***

 *Military: InterGem offers free admission to all Military members (Active & Veterans) and their immediate family members. Bring your Military I.D. to the ticketing booth.
**Wholesale Registration: Registration required to qualify as a wholesale buyer. More information.
***Teacher Registration: Registration required to qualiy as a teacher/school. More information.


Ample Parking Available On Site.


No Photography Allowed.
Children Under 9 Not Permitted.

Visit These Featured Exhibitors

About Our Show

America's Beading Marketplace

Shop directly from wholesalers and manufacturers for the largest selection at the lowest prices! You'll find gemstone beads and pearls from around the world, jewelry supplies for your creations, chains-by-the-yard for all your designs and much more! Skip the middle man and shop direct in a marketplace environment for the largest selection at the lowest prices.

Forget Retail

Beads  •  Pearls  •  Precious & Semi-Precious Gemstones  •  Pre-Cut Chains  •  Chains-By-The-Yard  •  Minerals  •  Crystals  •  Findings  •  Jewelry Supplies

Jewelry Classes

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Jewelry Classes With Wendy Simpson Conner

Create your own masterpiece and learn new jewelry making techniques with Wendy Simpson Conner. Work in a hands-on workshop under the guidance and instruction of the renown beading artist and author of 15 beading books. Learn more and view Wendy's full schedule below.

Wholesale Registration

This show does NOT include a designated "wholesale only" section. However, if you are a wholesale buyer, you can still register with us to receive free passes to the show. Many of our exhibitors are able to fulfill your orders and offer custom cut services. To register for wholesale, please bring the following documents to the show:

  1. A copy of your state business license or permit; AND

    1. A business card with the store and buyer’s name imprinted; or

    2. A copy of a wholesale house permanent pass bearing the store and buyer’s name; or

    3. Company letterhead; or

    4. Purchase order or invoice signed by the buyer (or copy of this); or

    5. Payroll check stub, voucher, or list bearing the store and buyer's name.

Register In Advance

To pre-register as a wholesale buyer for this upcoming show, please follow the link below to our "Wholesale Registration" page.

Pre-Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 24, 11:59 PM

Any Registrations Submitted After This Time Will Not Appear On The "Pre-Registered" List At The Show. You Can Register At The Show If You Have Missed The Deadline Above.

Picture Our Show

Earlier Event: October 26
Marion, OH
Later Event: November 2
Marlborough, MA