Don’t miss the 20th annual Redland International Orchid Show, May 13-15, at Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187 Ave. in Homestead.
Truly the largest annual orchid show in the United States, it features more than 67 booths of educational exhibits and orchid vendors. The American Orchid Society-judged event showcases various types of orchids, plants, and unique supplies for sale, as well as lectures by experts, 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 additional information on this event, call Fruit & Spice Park at 305-247-5727 and visit the website at www.fruitandspicepark.org.
Fruit & 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.