Tamiami International Orchid Festival Trip
Time & Location
About the Event
Depart Walmart Pinellas Park at 5am, arrive at 9:30am
Depart Festival at 3pm, arrive at 7:30pm
$55 per person; includes bus trip and festival admission. Contact Dan Watson at email@example.com, or by phone 727-272-9340 to reserve your seat.
The Tamiami International Orchid Fesival is Miami's largest, most diverse orchid show. Over the past fifteen years, the Tamiami International Orchid Festival has not only become a great Miami orchid show, but a nationally and internationally recognized orchid event. The 2020 Tamiami International Orchid Festival will be the largest winter orchid show in the United States. If you are interested in buying beautiful yet affordable orchids, seeing rare orchids in beautiful exhibits, or learning more about orchids in one of the Festival's many free classes, you cannot miss the Tamiami International Orchid Festival!
Located at the Dade County Youth Fairgrounds in Miami-Dade, the Tamiami International Orchid Festival (and sister festival the Redland International Orchid Festival) are the biggest orchid events in the country.
Classes on Friday:
- 11:00 AM Dr. Wagner Vendrame (U. of Fla. TREC) – Fiction, Sex, Crime, Hollywood: A Brief History of Orchids
- 12:30 PM Dr. Claire “Jill” Sidran (American Orchid Society) – Introduction to Orchid Growing
- 1:45 PM Carlos Cahiz (OFE International)-Trucos y Maneras de cultivar orquideas en Miami.
- 3:00 PM Dr. Jason Downing (Fairchild Orchid Biologist) – The Million Orchid Project