New Orleans Christmas, Jewelry, & Bead Show



October 27, 28 & 29, 2017

Hours: Friday & Saturday 10 til 6, Sunday 10 til 4

Please call 504-265-8830, or email with inquiries.

AKS Gem Shows are wholesale shows OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!  AKS Gem Shows offer the latest in design and technique for the discriminating buyer.  Come join us this weekend for a wonderful time and great buys on all your jewelry and beading needs.

Wholesale Buyer ~ Preregistration is now open. “Click here” to preregister for our New Orleans Christmas Bead & Jewelry Show.

You may always register as a wholesale buyer at the show. No charge with a sales tax id.

If you preregistered for an early show and still have your badge, you do not need to register again.  Merely bring your name badge with you.

Retail Shoppers ~ Pay only $5 for the entire weekend! Join our mailing list and get a discount off that already low price.

Classes:  Just click on the “Classes” tab for details.

Directions to the show can be found on our “Location & Map” tab.

A list of our exhibitors can be found on our “Info” tab.

Classes can be found on our “Classes” tab.


4545 Williams Blvd.
Kenner, LA 70065

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Admission is still only $5 for the entire weekend for the general public. Save more by joining our mailing list.

Join our mailing list by clicking on the link!


  • Antelope Beads
  • Baby Boomers
  • Bead Rendezvous
  • Bead Plus
  • Bead Stuff
  • Beadiful
  • Beading House
  • Bali Designs Inc.
  • C&I International
  • Chico Silver & Beads
  • House of Tam
  • Kingdom Trading
  • Mat Collection
  • MeMe’s Beads
  • The Perfect Gem
  • Queenly Trading
  • Ramlah Trading
  • Ro-A-Beads, Inc.
  • Sandy Schor & Co.
  • Silver Etc.
  • Songlily


Wholesale Buyers who preregister will be admitted free of charge. Preregistration allows each wholesale buyer to bring one guest with them.


Beading classes will be offered this weekend.  Details to follow.