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Orchid Evenings

March Events Cancelled; April 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, & 18

7–10 p.m.
(Entry Times at 7, 7:30, 8, & 8:30 p.m.)

NYBG is temporarily closed and Orchid Evenings will not take place. Learn more.

Step Into a World of Color and Style

Lose yourself in twists and turns of color at New York City’s most spectacular night out. Discover famed designer Jeff Leatham’s colorful and bold vision for The Orchid Show—a kaleidoscopic display of dazzling orchids, mirrored sculpture, dramatic lighting, and more. Experience the singular style and high energy of Princess Lockerooo and her collective of performers, who set the stage for cocktails and local flavors from the Bronx Night Market.

Ticket Information

Non-Member $39 / Member $29 (Adults 21 and over)

Get Tickets

Advanced purchase recommended to guarantee admission; events do sell out. When purchasing a ticket, select an entry time to enter the Conservatory to view The Orchid Show. You may arrive anytime between 7–10 p.m. to enjoy the evening, although entry into the Conservatory is at the time indicated on your ticket.

Colorful orchids in arches over a pool with a reflection of the orchids

About The Orchid Show

Featuring the dazzling floral creations of Jeff Leatham, the famed artistic director of the Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris and floral designer to the stars. Leatham’s bold vision unfolds through captivating installations and designs, transforming each gallery of the exhibition in the Haupt Conservatory into a different color experience, like the turn of a kaleidoscope.

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Enjoy Signature Drinks and Pre-Show Dinner

Purchase a signature cocktail, beer, wine, and more from one of our seasonal bars. On Saturday nights, enjoy a pre-show meal or light bite at the Hudson Garden Grill (last reservation at 5:30 p.m.). Make your reservations on