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The Orchid Show

February 11 – March 26, 2017
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Buy Tickets

Adults: members/nonmembers: $10/$12
Seniors 62+: members/nonmembers: $8/$10
Children age 3–12: members/nonmembers: $8/$10
Children 2 and under: free
Buy your parking in advance for faster entry.

Tripods and monopods are not allowed in the exhibition except for Wednesdays from noon – 4 p.m.

A study in contrasts

Wonderful & Weird
With more than 10,000 orchids, all blooming at once, the Orchid Show is a welcome sight for winter-sore eyes—and the only show of its kind in the Chicago area! With colors bold & ethereal, flowers elegant & bizarre, fragrances sweet & rotten, and stories ancient & modern, a visit to the Orchid Show is a fascinating study in contrasts.
About the Show
Special Orchid Events

For Orchid Beginners & Experts
There’s a lot to learn about orchids, whether you’re an orchid newbie or have been growing them for years. Ready to buy an orchid for your home? The Garden Shop sells several varieties and mini-orchids, vendors sell at the Orchid Marketplace on weekends, and the post-show plant sale opens to members on March 30 (general public hours are 2 to 4 p.m.).
Orchid Classes

Post-Orchid Show Plant Sale
Visit the Orchid Society Website

It’s the best. Eye candy. Ever.

   Generously supported by
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