Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society show


The Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society proudly presents
our 60th annual Orchid Show 
Orchid Jubilee
Come and enjoy!
  • Our show features:
  • Beautiful huge vendor exhibits
  • Local orchid society display tables
  • Raffles  – win orchids!
  • Orchid artwork from local schools
  • International plant vendors
  • Potting and growing supplies
  • American Orchid Society accredited judging
  • Hospitality table – store plants, get help taking purchases to your car
  • Free parking
  • Friday, January 19, 2018: 10 AM – 6 PM
  • Saturday, January 20, 2018: 10 AM – 6 PM
  • Sunday, January 21, 2018: 10 AM – 6 PM


Want first shot at the amazing plants available during our show while mingling with a select group of orchid lovers at a fabulous party? Come to our PREVIEW PARTY on Thursday before the show opens to the public! Enjoy a full buffet with champagne, hors d’oeuvres, beverages and dessert with live entertainment.  The displays are the freshest, vendors will be present, and attendees will get first chance to buy orchids that may be in limited quantities.

  • Thursday, January 18, 2018, 7:00pm to 10:00pm
  • Tickets are $70 per person
  • Purchase in advance – call Ginny at 954-303-1789
  • Members who have sold eight pre-sales tickets get free Preview Party Ticket(s). Contact Ginny!




Pre-sales tickets are no longer available online.

Tickets purchased through PayPal will be held for you at “Will Call” in the War Memorial foyer the day of the show. Please ask for them by your last name or bring a printout of the email purchase confirmation from PayPal.

No returns or refunds of online purchases are available.

COUPON – Save $3

Admission is $12 per person with coupon:  2018-coupon


Tickets will be available at the door. Admission is $15 per person at the door.


Special rates are available for large groups. Societies coming together on a bus get free admission. Contact Joan (954-336-4948) for information.


NE War Memorial Auditorium [Directions]

800 NE 8 Street

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Parking is free.



This year we are awarding two Grand Champions for the best orchid flowers at the show.
  • Best Hobbyist’s Orchid Flower
  • Best Commercial Grower’s Orchid Flower
Judging is by official American Orchid Society judges. Each winner will receive a Grand Champion ribbon and a check for $250.00.
Hobbyist’s entries must be dropped off on Wednesday, January 17th, at the War Memorial Auditorium, between 3pm and 8pm. Get your orchids ready to win that grand prize and good luck!





Award photos by Greg Allikas; other photos by Chris Crepage and Saira Kaizad.



Volunteers welcome!

There are many opportunities for our members to participate. Get a deeper appreciation of the orchid world while helping make the show a success. It is fun to help out. Members only!

To volunteer please sign up at our meeting or contact the Show Chair: Michael:  954-764-1239