10 Feb Orchid Show This Month at the Chicago Botanic Gardens
The Chicago Botanic Garden is a 385-acre living plant museum situated on nine islands and featuring 26 display gardens and surrounded by four natural habitats: McDonald Woods, Dixon Prairie, Skokie River Corridor, and Lakes and Shores. On February 13th the Orchid Show opens. TripAdvisor.com gives it a 5 star rating with the following coments: “Orchids Galore That Would Delight Dorothy!”, “An island in the snow” ,“The Orchid Show…is beyond words.”
Surrounding this incredible Orchid display are many special events. Take a moment and decide which Orchid Show Special Event you will attend:
Valentine’s Day Brunch
Treat your valentine to the Orchid Show, and our chef’s special brunch at the Garden View Café. Members receive 10% off!
Live Indie Music + Orchids
Jam with indie stars The Accidentals at Concert with Orchids at 6 p.m., then meet and greet the artists and take in the Orchid Show—your ticket includes it all! Happy hour cocktails available for purchase.
Morning Music at the Orchid Show
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Start your day with live music. 10 a.m.
Saturdays & Sundays
Buy live orchids, and bring orchids for repotting every weekend! The event is hosted by the Illinois Orchid Society.
Cocktail Tasting + Orchids
Join us with your friends at Evening with Orchids for cocktails and an atmospheric walk through the Orchid Show. Buy tickets.
Lenhardt Library Talk
View the exhibition: Orchidology: Orchidaceous Investigations through May 8.
See all the details including admission tickets here: http://www.chicagobotanic.org/orchid?utm_source=Chicago+Botanic+Garden&utm_campaign=fc3ab48284-February_Enews_2_6_16&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f8c61d87c3-fc3ab48284-41965085 The Chicago Botanic Garden is located at 1000 Lake Cook Road in Glencoe, Illinois.
Information and photo courtesy of chicagobotanicgarden.org