Photos by Michael Kopke
The 10th annual Gem and Jam Festival is held annually in Tucson during the world renowned Gem, Mineral and Fossil Showcase. The festival showcases a variety of music ranging from psychedelia, electronica, and live jam bands - with headliners such as The Polish Ambassador, Ott, Lettuce, Nahko Bear and Medicine for the People, and more. Additionally, the festival features art galleries, workshops, lectures, and live artists of all mediums, such as painters, flow artists, and dancers. Below are some snapshots throughout the three days, and be sure to check out our interviews with featured Gem and Jam artists!