Long Beach Amateur Orchid Society


February 8-10, 2019: NHOS Orchid Expo & Sale—“Orchid Mania”:
Fri: 10AM-9PM. Sat: 10AM-8PM. Sun: 11AM-6PM. Westminster Mall, Westminster, CA. Located on 2nd floor near Penney’s wing. Orchid displays, Vendor sales, Re-Potting classes, Botanic Art and Bonsai Exhibit.

February 9, 20109: Mariposa Garden Spring Festival:
Sat. 9AM to 3PM. 6664 South Street, Lakewood, CA. Info: Ron Hill -562-920-5588, www.mariposagarden.net

February 9, 2019: The San Diego Cymbidium Society Annual Orchid Auction:
Sat. Preview: 11AM, Auction: 12PM. San Marcos Community Center, 3 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos, CA.
All types of orchids! Free admission, Lots of Parking, Credit Cards accepted. Info: Ivan Allen 760-533-4975https://

February 21-24, 2019: The San Francisco Orchid Society’s 67th Annual Pacific Orchid Exposition: Gala Preview: Feb 21-6PM-9:30PM (Must be 21 or older). Show & Plant Sale: Feb 22 & 23- 9AM-6PM, Feb 24- 10AM-5PM. County Fair Building “Hall of Flowers”, 9th Ave. at Lincoln Way, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco.

March 9, 2019: Mariposa Garden Plant Sale:
Sat. 9AM to 3PM. 6664 South Street, Lakewood, CA. Info: Ron Hill -562-920-5588, www.mariposagarden.net

March 11, 2019: Annual LBAOS Orchid Auction:
Join us for a fun evening with quality orchids from commercial growers and society members!
6:00 PM- Doors Open For Auction Preview & Registration (Get your paddles!)
6:30 PM- Auction Starts Promptly- Visitors & Guests Welcome. *Cash or Check only accepted, Free Parking, Free admission, & Refreshments. Info:www.lbaos.com

March 15-17, 2019: The 74th Santa Barbara International Orchid Show:
9AM-5PM each day. Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA. General Admission- $14. Seniors, Students w/ID, Advance Group sales- $12. 3Day Pass- $22. Children 12 & younger with paid adult- FREE. www.SBORCHIDSHOW.com

March 16, 2019: The 44th Annual CSA Cymbidium Congress:
Lectures, Breakfast, and Lunch- 8AM-3PM. Reception, Auction, Banquet- 5:30PM- 9:00PM. New Location- On grounds of location of Santa Barbara International Orchid Show, Earls’s Place at Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA. Full Registration entitles you to unlimited entry to Santa Barbara International Orchid Show.

March 22-24, 2019: San Diego County Orchid Society Spring Show and Sale- Orchid Treasures:
Fri- 3PM-7PM, Sat- 9AM- 6PM, Sun 10Am- 4PM. Scottish Rite Event Center, 1895 Camino Del Rio South, San Diego, CA 92108. Free Parking. Admission $10, Weekend Pass $12, Children under 12 Free.

April 10, 2019: Cool Growing Orchid Society Annual Orchid Auction:
Preview 6:30PM, Auction 7PM. Garden Grove Masonic Lodge, 11270 Acacia Pkwy, Garden Grove. Free Parking, Free Admission, Refreshments. www.coolorchids.org

April 25-28, 2019: The Southern California Spring Garden Show at South Coast Plaza Presents“At Home in the Garden”:
More info to follow.

September 14-15. 2019 South Bay Orchid Society Orchid Show and Sale:
Sales: Sat. 9AM-5PM & Sun. 9AM-4PM. Show: Sat. 11AM-5PM & Sun. 9AM-4PM. South Coast Botanic Gardens, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes. Buy direct from commercial growers. See award winning orchids/displays. All day demonstrations on orchid care and repotting. Stroll the botanical gardens. Admission: $9 Adults, $6 Seniors. Free Parking.