Annual Show


The 2017 Annual Show will take place February 25 and 26, 2017. More information will be posted here as it becomes available.

The 2016 Annual Show took place on Saturday, February 27, 2016 (noon to 5 pm) and Sunday, February 28, 2016 (10 am to 5 pm) at the Royal Botanical Gardens, 680 Plains Road West, Burlington, Ontario. Admission to the Show is free with your RBG membership or daily admission. The coupon above provides a $3.00 discount on the adult or senior admission. Information on RBG daily rates is found here: and for RBG membership, see: .

For information about the winners of 2016 awards and trophies, see


Inquiries regarding the 2017 Show may be addressed to the Show Director, Jocelyn Webber (


We acknowledge the assistance of Mackesy Smye Lawyers ( for advertising our Show on the electronic billboard at Main and Dundurn Sts., Hamilton.


Photographers using tripods or monopods are invited to attend on Sunday morning from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Otherwise, tripods  are not permitted for safety reasons. All photographers and visitors are reminded not to touch the displays.

Free Seminars

Click here for a list of topics, times and speakers.

Art Show

As part of the 2016 Show, there will be a display of orchid-themed art.  For information about the art or if you are interested in exhibiting a piece of art, please contact Jeff Kaiser ( A registration form and the particular rules for submitting art can be found here:

Art Rules RBG 2016_Art Exhibit Invitation categories, rules and regulations

Art Registration RBG 2016_Art Exhibit Registration Form

Show Rules and Registration

Click here for the Show Rules and Registration, including orchid class numbers, and to register your orchids:

 Vendor List

Click on the link below for a list of vendors who will be participating at the Show:

ClIck here for message to OSRBG members wanting to sell plants at the show