Truly the largest annual orchid show in the United States which features over 50 booths of educational exhibits and orchid vendors, the American Orchid Society-judged event showcases various types of orchids, plants, and unique supplies for sale. There also will be lectures by experts in the field, raffles and international food.
Admission is $10 per person and children under age 12 are admitted free. Doors open at 9 a.m. and close at 5 p.m.
For more information, call the Fruit and Spice Park at 305-247-5727.
The Fruit and Spice Park, operated by the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department, grows more than 500 varieties of sub-tropical fruits, herbs, spices, vegetables and nuts from around the world on 39 lush acres in the agricultural Redland. The park offers daily botanical tours, fruit tasting and naturalist led workshops.
For information about Miami-Dade Parks call 3-1-1, or visit online at www.miamidade.gov/parks.