Orchid Festival at Fairchild

March 10-12, 2017

Celebrating the Million Orchid Project

Journey through a world of orchids at the 15th Annual International Orchid Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, where more than 10,000 orchid plants will grace the Garden during the three-day festival.

Included in the Orchid Festival will be a lovely outdoor Tea Garden in the Baobab Courtyard beside the historic Gate House. Under the shade of a tent you will find beautifully set tables and volunteers waiting to serve you a delicious tea complete with scones, savories, and sweets and of course wonderful teas blended especially for Fairchild. Live music is provided.

The cost is an additional $20.00 per adult, $15.00 per child under 12 after admission. Open Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 10:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.


Orchid Vendors
B.L. Orchids, Carib Plants, Dan and Margie Orchids, EFG Orchids, Greenhouse Orchids, Hamlyn Orchids, Krull Smith, Mac's Orchids, Odom's Orchids, Orchids in Bloom, PCK Orchids, Plantio La Orquidea, Quest Orchids, Ritter Tropic 1 Orchids, Smiley Orchids, So Orchids, Soroa Orchids, Springwater Orchids, Stelmar Gardens 

Garden Vendors
A Touch of Ecuador, a May Sing Imports/RISIS, Andre Art Glass, Anhinga Clay Studios, Atizana Inspired, BACTRA, Bee My Honey, BirdsSquirrelsN.com, Broward Orchid Supply, Candles By Fatima, Crushable Seagrass Hats, Emilio Robba, Gardens Gone Wire, Gloria Janell, Lakonia Greek Products, Maddie's Hatbox, OFE Orchid Supplies, Orchid Treasures

Food Vendors
Casa Paella, Cinnamon Horn Rolls, CrepeMaker, Dutch Magic Enterprises, Forno Italiano Pizza Catering, Gerbaud Bakery, Greek Food, Karts of All Kinds, M&R Caribbean Conch, Native Conch, Victoria's Flavors Unlimited

American Orchid Society, Baptist Health South Florida, Everglades National Park, Orchid Society of Coral Gables, OrchidMania South Florida

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Convert Your Admission toward a Fairchild Membership.

We're sure you'll enjoy the Orchid Festival and your visit to the Garden, so we've made it easy for you to apply the price of your admission toward a membership on the day of your visit. Any of our friendly admission personnel can assist you during your visit. 

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Travel Information

Fairchild is located in Coral Gables, Florida, about 10 miles south of Miami International Airport; detailed driving directions can be found here. Nearby hotels include Hotel Indigo (call hotel for discounted rate and shuttle service offered to Fairchild guests); Sonesta Coconut GroveThe Biltmore Hotel; and the Miami Marriott Dadeland.


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Note: To ensure the safety of our guests, there will be no tram tours during this event.