The South Florida Orchid Society is having an Orchid Show “Autumn Festival of Orchids” at the University of Miami Bank United Center on October 5, 6 & 7, 2012. The Show hours are 10:00 am until 5:00 pm. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The University Of Miami Bank United Center is located at:
(University of Miami)
1245 Dauer Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
The Bank United Center is easy to get to. For exact directions please look on their website (bankunitedcenter.com). The Bank United center is located directly across the street from the University Metrorail station. There is plenty of parking in the lot in front of the center.
Tickets for the event can be purchased at the door for $10.00. The Show will feature orchid displays, vendors with orchid plants and vendors with orchid related items.
On Sunday we will host our annual Speakers Day event there. Speakers’ Day will feature presentations from four internationally acclaimed speakers and includes a continental breakfast and lunch. Tickets for Speaker’ Day must be purchased in advance from the SFOS office and the price is $45.00.
Current Vendor list for the 66th Miami International Orchid Show:
Dan & Margie Orchids
J & L Orchids
Miller’s Way Orchids
Orquídeas Del Valle
Ruben In Orchids
St. Germain Orchids
Orchid Related Vendors
OFE Orchid Supplies
Nature on the Rocks
We are very pleased to announce that the SFOS will be holding classes on various orchid topics. Classes will be held on Saturday morning and afternoon, the 6th of October, 2012. We’ve lined up a stellar group of orchid experts to teach on a wide verity of topics in both English and Spanish. Admission is FREE! Below is a list of scheduled classes and speakers.
10:30 Carol DeBiase, SFOS, General Culture (English)
12:00 Jam Adamson, Adamson’t Orchids, Phalaenopsis Culture (English)
1 PM Ruben Sauleda, Ruben In Orchids, General Culture (English/Spanish)
2 PM Dan Christensen, Dan&Margie Orchids, Vandaceous Culture (English)
3 PM Mac Rivenbark, Mac’s Orchids, Mounting/Species (English)
4 PM Segundo Cuesta, Quest Orchids, Cultivando Orquideas (English/Spanish)
For more information on the Show or Speakers’ Day please contact the SFOS office (305-255-3656) or firstname.lastname@example.org.