63rd Annual Pacific Orchid Exposition, The Thrill of Discovery
The show’s presenting sponsor, the Taiwan Tourism Bureau, has worked with local grower Tom Perlite, the owner of Golden Gate Orchids and operations manager of the Pacific Orchid Exposition, to ship and cultivate a rare orchids, including Cymbidium goeringii and Anoectochilus formosanus, which will be on display throughout the event.
The Pacific Orchid Exposition, which is the largest orchid show in the United States, is hosted by the San Francisco Orchid Society (SFOS), a 501 (c) (3) organization whose mission is to foster the culture and cultivation of orchids and to promote orchid education to its members and the public. The SFOS proudly supports local horticultural conservation efforts, including research and preservation efforts at the Conservatory of Flowers, the U.C. Botanical Garden at Berkeley, and other Orchid conservation groups.
Thursday, February 19: Gala Benefit Preview, 6:30 – 10:00 pm
Friday, February 20: 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday, February 21: 9 am – 6 pm
Sunday, February 22: 10 am – 5 pm
Gala Benefit: $43 online/$50 at door
(includes wine glass and tastings);
General Admission: $14 online/$15 at door;
Seniors (65+): $11 online/$12 at door;
16 years and younger Free accompanied w/ adult (except for Preview night);
Weekend Pass: $55 Gala plus unlimited show access to regular show (excludes special events)