The Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory is proud to host Southeastern Wisconsin’s largest Orchid Show, Fall in Love with Orchids 2010, on the weekend of September 18th & 19th from 9am to 5pm.Visitors will glimpse in awe hundreds of rare and exotic award-winning orchids from around the world. Professional growers from around the country will be on hand to share their knowledge and offer attendees the opportunity to purchase a wide variety of plants and supplies.
In addition, classes in corsage making and potting a variety of orchids will be offered. Opportunities to attend lectures and watch videos giving the latest up-to-date information will be offered along with world-class orchid displays showcased in the Show Dome. Finish up your visit with a walking tour of the Arid and Tropical Domes to experience other botanical wonders!
Fall in Love with Orchids 2010 issponsored by the Wisconsin Orchid Society (wisconsinorchidsociety.com) and the Milwaukee County Parks Department. Parking is free. Regular admission rates apply – adults $6.50, children ages 6-17 $5.00 and children 5 & under are free. Milwaukee County seniors with proof of residency are $5.00. For further information call the Mitchell Park Domes at (414) 649-9830.