Orchid, Garden & Gourmet Food Festival
December 5 & 6, 2015 – 9:00am – 4:00pm
Orchid, Garden & Gourmet Food Festival featuring the 9th Annual Orchid & Exotic Plant Sale. Orchids, Exotics, Tropicals, Herbs, Fruit Trees, Garden Art, Gourmet Food Trucks, Libations, Gardening Lectures, Orchid Displays, Live Music, 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, Garden and Gourmet Food Festival in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Orchid Displays – Orchid displays created by local Orchid Societies.
Gourmet Food Trucks – Food trucks throughout the property offering edible bites.
Wine, Beer, Mimosa’s & Bloody Mary’s– Enjoy an invigorating mixture as you wander through the garden.
Live Music – Featuring live folk music by Nicole Noel and Chance Meyer from 11:30am – 2:30pm on Saturday and the South Florida Bluegrass Association from 11:00am – 2:00pm on Sunday.
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 – Saturday – 11:00 Woodturning Demo, 1:00 Intro to Orchids. Sunday – 11:00 Woodturning Demo, 1:00 Intro to Orchids.
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.
Last year’s vendors included: Orchid Treasures, Gardens Gone Wire, Quest Orchids, Springwater Orchids, Dan & Margie Orchids, Joe’s Bromeliads, Miller’s Way Orchids, Sly’s Coconut Art, Carib Plants, Hoyaplants.Com, Beautiful Gardens & Bonsai, Pelican Coast Farms, J.G.’S Tropical Plants, Red Hawk Nursery, Owl’s Nest, Peter’s Crotons, Greenhouse Orchids , H & H Bamboo, Decorate With Bamboo, Bactra Design, Honeybeez.Com, Taskease, Plantio La Orquidea, Atizana Inspired, Nature’s Relics, The Plant Store, Oriental Rug Care Company, Fantastic Ferns, Marando Farms, Orchid Hangers Corp., Broward Orchid Supply, Lee Sky Wood Art, Birdssquirrelsn.Com, Zen Orchids & Tropicals, Hang-A-Pot, Rare Fruit & Vegatable Counsel Of Broward, Orchids In Bloom, Faux The Love, Fire Rocks, Lucky Bamboo 4 U.
Thanks to our generous event sponsors for their support:
Whole Foods Market, Broward Orchid Supply, WLRN, AroundTown Magazine, C.W. Fischer Electric, American Portable Air Conditioning, Electronic Door-Lift, Inc., Oriental Rug Care, Mike Nucci Painting, Inc. ACA A/C, Inc., Electronic Door-Lift, Inc., Gate Masters, Platinum Tents, Waste Management, Le Club International.