The Orchid Show

The Orchid Show of Wonders

February 10 – March 24, 2024

Daily, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Step onto a carousel of Orchids, journey through a funhouse, and watch as a ferris wheel protrudes from the greenhouse soil.   

Adult: $10 Member/$21 Nonmember      
Children (3-12 yrs): $7 Member/$14 Nonmember      
Children 2 and under: Free  

Members: If you have complimentary, one-time use Orchid Show tickets, don’t forget to bring them! Entry is subject to availability; best availability on weekdays. Members may buy tickets at a discounted rate.

General Public: Your Orchid Show ticket includes admission to the Garden; parking not included. Free Garden admission days do not include Orchid Show tickets.



After Hours

Valentine's Day and Thursday evenings plus two Friday evenings on
March 15 and 22    
5 to 8 p.m. 

Mingle with the blooms and enjoy a vibrant night out at Orchids After Hours, featuring cocktails and light bites for purchase. Separate ticket required; members cannot use free Orchid Show tickets for this event.  


Members Preview

February 9

Photographers’ Hours

Tuesdays, 8:15 – 9:45 a.m. 
and 4:15 – 5:45 p.m.

Illinois Orchid Society Spring Show and Sale

March 9 and 10

Marketplace Weekends

February 10-11, 17-18, 24-25  
March 2-3, 23-24

Post-Orchid Show Plant Sale

March 28


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