New Orleans Summer Jewelry, & Bead Show

The New Orleans Summer Bead & Jewelry Show will be our 50th show in New Orleans!

It’s going to be a special event. We’ll begin by having a $100 prize drawing for one lucky buyer each show day.  More to come.

July 14, 15, & 16, 2017

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

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

AKS Gem Shows’ New Orleans Summer Bead & Jewelry Show is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

Our shows feature fine jewelry, fashion jewelry, beads, beading supplies, silver, findings, pearls, designer cabochons, and more.

Wholesale Buyer ~ Preregistration is now closed. You may always register at the show.  Please be sure to bring extra copies of your sales tax id with you.

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

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.

Be sure to “Like Us” on our Facebook page to receive up to date information.


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!


  • Bali Designs ~ findings, jewelry, & beads
  • Beading House ~ Your “one stop bead shop”
  • Beadiful ~ Vintage & contemporary beads & findings
  • Bead Rendezvous Corp. ~ Beads
  • Bead Stuff ~ seed beads, beads, beading supplies & tools
  • Feng’s Trading ~ Gemstone beads
  • House of Tam Jewelry ~ Fashion jewelry
  • Mary Lou’s Jewelry ~ Fashion jewelry
  • Mat Collection ~ Beads
  • MeMe’s Beads ~ Beading Classes
  • The Perfect Gem ~ jewelry and gemstone beads
  • Queenly Global Trading ~ Beads, findings, jewelry
  • Ro~A~Beads ~ Beads & jewelry
  • Sandy Schor ~ Antique beads
  • Silver Etc. ~ Silver findings, charms, & jewelry
  • Songlily ~ fashion wear
  • Southern Gem Supply ~ Natural gemstone beads
  • Tejas Beads ~ Gemstone beads & charms

Wholesale Buyers who preregister will be admitted free of charge. Preregistration allows each wholesale buyer to bring one guest with them. On site registration allows only one person to be admitted without charge. All other guests must pay retail admission.

Classes for New Orleans July 2016

Please contact Michelle Roy, MeMe’s Beads and Things with any questions. Her phone number is 985-643-5700 and her email address is