Bonnet House Orchid Festival
December 2 & 3, 2017 – 9:00am – 4:00pm
Featuring the 11th Annual Orchid & Exotic Plant Sale with over 3,000 attendees. Orchids, Exotics, Tropicals, Herbs, Fruit Trees, Garden Art, Gourmet Food, Libations, Live Music, Gardening Lectures, Orchid Displays, Green Market and Much More!! See below for complete schedule.
$12 Members / $15 Non-Members
(Includes Orchid Festival and Self-Guided Grounds Tour – self-guided house tours are an additional $5). Children 12 & under are Free. No Discounts or Group rates Apply. There will be no guided house tours during the festival weekend. All tickets are non-refundable.
Orchid Festival in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Orchid Displays – Breathtaking orchid displays created by local Orchid Societies.
Gourmet Food – Food vendors throughout the property offering edible bites.
Wine, Beer & Bloody Mary’s– Enjoy an invigorating mixture as you wander through the garden.
Orchid and Exotic Plants – Featuring over 40 vendors including tropicals, fruit trees, bamboo, butterfly garden plants and much more.
Orchid Supplies – Vendors to provide all you need to plant and grow orchids.
Garden Art – Attractive and unusual orchid and/or garden related items from several vendors.
Orchid Care Lectures – Learn how to care for you orchids from Bonnet house’s very own curators –Saturday and Sunday 11am – 12pm. Woodworking demos Saturday and Sunday 1pm -2pm.
Live Music – Listen to live music by The Quiet Villagers on Saturday from 12 – 2pm and a Ukulele Duo on Sunday from 12pm – 2pm while enjoying lunch in the hibiscus garden.
Green Market – Herbs, organic fruit and vegetables and helpful tips on gardening will be available.
Self-guided Tours of the House and Grounds – Stroll through the grounds and house at your leisure and experience the charm and beauty of the Bonnet House estate.
Rest Areas – Where you can sit and relax in the shade.
Bonnet House Museum Shop – Near the main house, offers a unique choice of interesting books, jewelry and array of gift items.
Lots of Free parking – The entrance to the parking lot is on N. Birch Road off of Sunrise Blvd. between A1A and the Intracoastal Waterway. Our pedestrian only south entrance is located at 750 Breakers Avenue off Vista Mar Street.
2016 Vendors Include: Orchid Treasures, Springwater Orchids, Dan & Margie Orchids, Miller’s Way Orchids, Orchids in Bloom, Carib Plants, Stelmar Gardens, Orchids by Maria, Hoyaplants.com, Broward Orchid Supply, JC Wood Works, Faux The Love of Art, Peter’s Croton Nursery, Pelican Coast Orchids, Red Hawk Nursery, Tree Amigos Growers, H&H Bamboo, Decorate with Bamboo, Plantio La Orquidea, Lee Sky Wood Art, Gardens Gone Wire, Green Valley Orchids, The Crunchy Home, Cactus/Succulents, Rare Fruit & Vegetable Counsel of Broward, Orchids in Bloom, Faux the Love, Lucky Bamboo 4 U.
Thanks to our generous event sponsors for their support:
Broward Orchid Supply, Orchard Supply Hardware, WLRN, Trader Joe’s Fort Lauderdale, Osborne Roofing, American Portable Air Conditioning, Critical Energy Services, Electronic Door-Lift, Inc., Shen Yun Performing Arts, Mike Nucci Painting, Inc., Electronic Door-Lift, Inc., Gate Masters, Platinum Tents, Bath Crest of Fort Lauderdale, Waste Management, Le Club International, Image 360 Fort Lauderdale, Dr. & Dianna Silvagni, Brody & Brody, P.A., RK Drummond, Joe & Nora Dyke.