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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

For those who have been waiting, the Tucson Gem and Mineral show is here and in full swing. 

Doors will open at the Tucson Convention Center on the 60th Anniversary of the show.  For those attending they can expect to see a little extra sparkle – diamonds will be everywhere - uncut, cut; some for sale and some simply for display.

Vendors are expected to arrive later this morning to put the finishing touches on their displays before the doors open to the public at 10 a.m.   Shopper will have more than 200 vendors to choose from during show hours today through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. 

Entry fees are $10 for adults, children 14 and younger are free; for those who need two days to shop there are special two day passes for $17.  Senior and military discounts are also available for tomorrow – Valentine's Day.

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