Archive for the 'Events' Category

May Orchid Events

Wednesday, May 1st, 2024

May brings lots of great events, with many around Mother’s Day. Later in the month, the Redland International Orchid Festival in Homestead, Florida is one of the country’s largest orchid shows, and London’s Chelsea Flower Show features lots of glitz, glamour, and royalty alongside the greenery. May 1 – 5 Festival de Orquídeas, Centro del […]

April Orchid Events

Monday, April 1st, 2024

From Singapore to San Diego to Saskatoon, orchid lovers are busy this month. Check out these events happening around the globe. April 3 – 6 American Orchid Society Spring Members Meeting, Krull-Smith, 2800 W. Ponkan Rd., Apopka, Florida April 5 – 6 Central East Texas Orchid Society & Sale, First Christian Church, 4202 S. Broadway […]

March Orchid Events

Thursday, February 29th, 2024

It’s no surprise to find big orchid events in places like Santa Barbara, Tampa, Philadelphia, Montreal, Dresden, and Tokyo. But there are also smaller shows in unexpected places like Alberta, Manitoba, and Estonia. Orchids are truly beloved around the globe. March 1 – 3 Martin County Orchid Society Show & Sale, Martin County Fairgrounds, Building […]

Don’t Miss the Pacific Orchid Expo This Weekend

Monday, February 12th, 2024

The 71st Annual Pacific Orchid Expo runs from this Friday, February 16th through Sunday, February 18th, with a special preview night on Thursday, February 15th. It happens at the Hall of Flowers in Golden Gate Park, at 9th Avenue and Lincoln Way, in San Francisco. Tickets are available in advance for a discount, or at […]

February Orchid Events

Thursday, February 1st, 2024

February is a busy orchid month. Of course, I’m most excited about San Francisco’s Pacific Orchid Expo, but there’s plenty more on offer. The world’s largest orchid show takes place in Tokyo, and the 23rd World Orchid Conference happens in Taiwan, along with the Taiwan International Orchid Show. There are also long-term exhibits in New […]

January Orchid Events

Monday, January 1st, 2024

Happy New Year! There are big shows in Tokyo and Miami this month, as well as extended exhibits in Pittsburgh, St. Louis, and Filoli Gardens in the SF Bay Area. Many events are designed to counter winter’s chill with lush, tropical beauty. January 5 – 7 Ft. Lauderdale Orchid Society Show & Sale, Charles F. […]

December Orchid Events

Friday, December 1st, 2023

Despite being the slowest month for orchid events, December has shows, classes, and festivals listed on four continents. Many orchid societies have holiday parties, so check with your local group for more festivities. December 1 – 3 Exposicion de Orquídeas / Muestra de Laelia dawsonii, Museo de las Orquídeas, Prolongación Zaragoza 450, Barrio Santo Domingo, […]

November Orchid Events

Tuesday, October 31st, 2023

Shows, sales, classes, and conferences fill this month’s calendar. Don’t miss these great orchid events. November 1 – December 5 “Orchids for Everyone” 6-Class Master Series, webinars offered by AOS Education Committee & Pennsylvania Master Gardener’s Program; $10 USD per class, free to American Orchid Society members November 3 – 4 International Vanda & Slipper […]

October Orchid Events

Sunday, October 1st, 2023

Orchid events span six continents in October. Don’t miss these opportunities to enjoy incredible flowers, take photos, buy plants, meet other orchid lovers, or learn from experts. October 4 – 15 Central California Orchid Society Show at the Big Fresno Fair, Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, California October 5 – 6 Maitland & […]

September Orchid Events

Friday, September 1st, 2023

From Tasmania to Queeensland, Australians are celebrating orchids this month. There are over 60 events listed below for Australia, and eight in New Zealand, too. North and South America, Europe, and Asia are in there, also, with big shows in Tokyo, Tampa, Bogotá, and Lisbon. September 1 – 2 Nambour Orchid Show, Uniting Church Hall, […]