Event: Redland International Orchid Show

Date: May 12, 13, & 14, 2011 from 9 am to 5 pm

Link: http://fruitandspicepark.org/friends/index.php?option=com_content&task=view

Details: Truly the largest annual orchid show in the U.S. featuring over 50 booths of educational exhibits and orchid vendors. An American Orchid Society judged event showcasing various types of orchids, plants, and supplies for sale, as well as lectures by experts, raffles, and international food.

Event: FLOS Presents, Orchids Day and Night 2011 Orchid Show

Date: Fri. Jan. 14: 10am – 8pm, Sat. Jan. 15: 10am – 8pm, Sun.Jan. 16: 10am- 6pm

Link: http://www.flos.org/wp/?page_id=67

Details: The Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society proudly presents our 2011 International Orchid Show, “Orchids Day and Night”. Come and enjoy raffles, artwork, competitions, plant and supply vendors, exhibits, and displays. Judges award prizes for best displays and best plants.

Event: Fairchild's 9th Annual International Orchid Festival

Date: Friday, March 11, 2011 - Sunday, March 13, 2011 from 9:30 AM to 4:30

Link: http://www.fairchildgarden.org/Events/?date=2010-11&eventID=418

Details: Choose from over 10,000 orchid plants from more than 50 vendors. Explore the wonder of orchids during one of our many garden workshops and walking tours.

Event: Garden Fest in Key West

Date: February 18 - 20, 2011

Link: http://www.keywestbotanicalgarden.org/events.asp

Details: Enjoy this "one of a kind" U S tropical forest and garden filled with butterflies, birds and beautiful flowers. Your visit begins with a smiling volunteer greeter at our education center. See a short film and browse the photo walls. Pick up one of 4 self-guided information tours. The lush courtyard has a waterfall wall of orchids and below turtles happily show off their home. Meander through a one acre butterfly habitat with over 23 species discovered! Stroll through a lush canopy of tropical palms and trees.

Event: 2011 Tamiami International Orchid Festival

Date: January 29 & 30, 2011 ;10:00 AM- 8:00 PM Saturday ;10:00am-6:00 pm Sunday.

Link: http://www.miamiorchidfestival.com/showinfo.html

Details: The Tamiami International Orchid Festival, a major orchid event now in its sixth year, is coming to the Sunshine Pavilion of Tamiami Fair Expo Center (10900 Coral Way) on January 29th and 30th, 2011. The Festival has become in some aspects the largest annual orchid event of the season and hence is billed as “South Florida’s Winter Orchid Extravaganza.”

Event: 4th Annual Bonnet House Orchid Fair

Date: Dec 4 & 5, 2010; 10am - 5pm

Link: http://www.bonnethouse.org/bonnet_event-calendar.html

Details: 30+ Orchid & Exotic Plant Vendors, Orchid Supplies, Garden Art, Orchid Displays, Silent Auction, Lectures, Food and Wine Vendors and Walking Tours. Lecture Schedule Saturday 12pm - Orchids 101, 2pm - Repotting Orchids. Sunday 12pm - Orchids 101, 2pm - Mounting Orchids

Event: Color Your World : AOS Visitor's Center and Botanical Gardens

Date: November 19-21, 2010; 10AM to 4PM Daily

Link: http://www.aos.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=events2

Details: Orchid Displays & Sales, Orchid Supplies, Garden Crafts, Educational Lectures, Repotting Service, AOS Orchid Judging, food and free parking!

Event: Spring Orchid Festival

Date: April 8 - 10, 2011 ; 9.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m.

Link: http://www.stgermainorchids.com/welcome.html

Details: A spectacular festival of exotic orchids in a picturesque garden setting. Peruse the beautiful blooms while savoring a mouth watering barbeque, luscious desserts, beverages and entertainment. Receive free tips on orchid care. Orchid repotting services will be available. Free Admission.