It might be hard to believe, but spring is right around the corner, and the best way to celebrate the changing season is to experience The Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Garden. The Bronx hosts this annual NYC event showcasing beautiful and delicate orchids in a unique and immersive way. This year’s display will have notable designers connecting flowers to fashion by highlighting orchids with their imaginative designs. This blooming and lush experience is one you won’t want to miss!
The Orchard Show: Florals in Fashion
This year, The Orchard Show: Florals in Fashion will transform the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory into a fashion-forward floral utopia. Guests will be able to “walk the runway” and fully experience this wonderous botanical installation. Three of NYC’s rising designers share their creative designs in the spirit of celebrating the orchids at the Garden.
Collina Strada by Hillary Taymour
Designer Hillary Taymour’s Collina Strada fashion label promotes social issues and climate awareness while being a fully sustainable and radically transparent brand. She reinvents classics with expressive youthfulness and fosters self-reflection in her pieces.
Dauphinette by Olivia Cheng
Best known for her upcycled outerwear, Olivia Cheng has a passion for unconventional materials, including preserved botanicals. Her goal is to incorporate and showcase upcycled pieces in luxury fashion across the world.
FLWR PSTL by Kristen Alpaugh
Kristen Alpaugh is a botanical artist using innovative techniques in her unique form of floristry. Her work blends natural beauty with fine art and high fashion, creating fascinating and complex pieces of artistry.
Orchid Nights are happening on select evenings this spring season and are for adults 21+. Advanced purchase is recommended as some events will sell out. It’s the perfect opportunity to see the orchids while sipping a signature cocktail and enjoying a fantastic night out!
Dates for Orchid Nights are March 30th & April 5th, 6th, 12th, 13th, 19th, & 20th, 2024.
Get In On All The Floral Fun!
The Orchid Show: Florals in Fashion is happening from February 17th to April 21st, 2024.
Ticket prices vary, and the NYBG has special pricing for New York City residents and Garden members. Visit their site for more ticketing information.
The New York Botanical Garden is conveniently situated at 2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY. They’re open Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.
If you’re looking for a way to celebrate the upcoming spring season and happen to love gorgeous flowers, be sure to check out The Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Garden. And for all your upcoming 2024 NYC events, let the pros at EMRG Media help kick-start your event planning checklists!