Long Island Orchid Festival 2014 May 2 - 4, 2014 Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park 9 AM to 5 PM The Long Island Orchid Society will be holding its Second Annual Long Island Orchid Festival on May 2 through 4, 2014 at Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park. The festival will host numerous orchid vendors from around the world and include lectures from advanced orchid growers. Admission to the Long Island Orchid Festival is FREE, (Planting Fields Arboretum Parking $8 per car.) Participating Vendors Brennan’s Orchids Dragon Agro Ecuagenera (Deadline for preorders April 12) J&L Orchids Kelley’s Korner Orchid Supplies Little Brook Orchids Mac’s Orchids Marlow Orchids Mt. Prospect Orchids Nature on the Rocks Orchidphile Orchis Floriculturing Piping Rock Orchids Woodstream Orchids Artist and LIOS Member Nancy Wernersbach http://www.nancywernersbach.com/ Artist & LIOS Member Nancy Wernersbach will give an orchid painting demo 10am to 2pm Saturday at the Festival. She will raffle the finished painting—you could be the winner of an original piece of orchid art! Event Lecture times and dates To Be Announced Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park is Long Island’s premier public arboretum and historic site located in Oyster Bay, New York. A former Gold Coast estate, the arboretum is comprised of 409 acres of greenhouses, rolling lawns, formal gardens, woodland paths, and outstanding plant collections. The original historic estate buildings remain including the 65 room Tudor Revival mansion, Coe Hall, which is open for tours spring through fall. The grounds, landscaped by the Olmsted Brothers of Brookline, Massachusetts, are spectacularly beautiful year round. We hope to see you there!