Last call for the Orchid Show this weekend! Catch the Orchid Show before it closes and unwind with beer, wine, and specialty cocktails at a cash bar 4-7 p.m. tonight and Saturday night. Don’t miss this chance to raise a glass to 10,000 brilliantly beautiful orchids in bloom. [ Chgobg.org Link ]
Spend Happy Hour at the Orchid Show—enjoy extended hours for final days. Join us 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 23 – Saturday, March 25 and unwind with beer, wine, and specialty cocktails at a cash bar. Show closes Sunday, March 26. [ Chgobg.org Link ]
Got plans this week? How about a chill date in your local tropics? It's your final week to come stroll the Orchid Show, closing March 26. Our special offer saves you more than 30% on parking & tickets for two. [ Chgobg.org Link ]
BLOOM UPDATE: Despite a bit of chill, we've got more #Spring in our step: Iris reticulata 'J.S. Dijt' is blooming in the Bulb Garden. Find more dwarf irises (including Iris histrioides 'George' and Iris reticulata 'Harmony') blooming in clumps around the grounds. #whatsinbloom
See two orchid shows in one this weekend—don't miss the Illinois Orchid Society show this weekend in addition to our own Orchid Show! Members will be happy to give you advice on your own orchids. Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Spring marches on—crocus are just beginning to appear in the Home Landscape and Heritage Gardens. Find Cornelian cherry (cornus mas) in bloom on the path along Parking Lot 1 and elsewhere on the grounds. #spring #whatsinbloom
We’re among the finalists on USA Today’s Best Botanical Gardens list and need your vote to be named Best Botanical Garden in the country. The finalists were chosen by experts for their stunning, visitor-friendly collections and work in promoting and conserving plant diversity.
Vote once a day until the polls close on Monday, March 27, at 11 a.m. Winners will be announced on Friday, March 31. View details ⇨