Annual New England Summer Orchid Fest
The Amherst Orchid Society is excited to host the Second Annual New England Summer Orchid Fest!
Friday, June 23rd, 12–5pm & Saturday, June 24th, 9–5pm. The Fest will be held indoors at Smith Vocational & Agricultural High School located at: 80 Locust St (Rt. 9), Northampton, MA 01060. This venue can be easily reached just off Interstate 90 by connecting to Interstate 91. Centrally & conveniently located for all of New England.
The New England Summer Orchid Fest will feature:.
American Orchid Society (AOS) sanctioned Judging on Saturday, June 24th, starting at 12 Noon. Any vendor or Fest attendee may bring their own plants for AOS judging (plants should arrive by 11am to be registered for AOS award consideration)
The Comfort Zone Food Truck serving a variety of fresh gourmet pretzels, sandwiches, refreshing drinks & more!
Parking & Admission to the Festival are FREE!
Orchid Plant Vendors will include:
orchidPhile: Specializing in miniature and novelty Phalaenopsis orchids
Piping Rock Orchids: Specializing in Paphiopedilums & Phragmipediums
Marlow Orchids: Species including Angraecoid, Bulbophyllum & other genera.
Fair Orchids: Specializing in Paphiopedilum & smaller Vandaceous plants
Gold Country Orchids: Specializing in mini & compact Cattleyas
flora-peculia: Specializing in Neofinetia, Japanese orchids & orchid species
Non-plant vendors will include:
Grace Emporium: orchid embroidered apparel & accessories
Kelley’s Korner Orchid Supplies: Specializing in media and material for orchid growing
Vendors may be contacted for pre-ordering.
orchidPhile: firstname.lastname@example.org & www.facebook.com/orchidphile
Piping Rock: www.pipingrockorchids.com
Gold Country: www.goldcountryorchids.com
Fair Orchids: www.fairorchids.com
Kelley’s Korner Orchid Supplies: www.kkorchid.com
Grace Emporium: www.graceemporium.net