March 9th and 10th - Our 2019 Spring Show - Chicago Botanic Gardens
Show is open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days.
Please see the show drop-down for more specific information about the show.
- Come out and shop at our terrific Orchid Vendor tables, as well as the IOS membership table.
- Join the Illinois Orchid Society. You can also join the American Orchid Society.
- Bring in your orchids for repotting at a nominal charge
- See rare orchids that you'll only see in nature in exotic locals or in books
- Talk to people who are passionate orchid growers
- Participate in our plant raffles
- See the CBG Orchid Show, 'In the Tropics'
The IOS Show is free, but normal parking fees apply. There is a charge to see the CBG Orchid Show - you can purchase tickets by clicking here
Generally, meetings at CBG are as follows:
11:00 a.m. Meet & Greet
11:30 a.m. Mentors Meeting
12:30 p.m. Plant judging starts
12:30 p.m. Monthly workshop
Short Business Meeting
1:15 p.m. approx., Speaker begins
Schedule is subject to change as needed.
Please note: No recording or videotaping of our meetings or guest speakers without the express written approval by the Illinois Orchid Society Board of Directors and knowledge of the Society members.