Explore the luscious world of plant love while celebrating the people you love! Enjoy the warmth and color of exotic orchids in Marnie’s Pavilion and the Orangery and savor themed food and beverages for purchase. Great for singles, couples and friends!

  • Dance the night away with Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles
  • Take a swing dance lesson with the Diamond Dolls
  • Get a caricature from Jason Sauer or Tim Kirch
  • Sample honey and learn about bees with Bee Squared Apiaries
  • Enjoy classical Valentine's Day piano songs with Gary Schmidt
  • Listen to accordian duets from Squeeze Play while you enjoy our beautiful Orchid Showcase
  • Learn more about the peculiar properties of orchids from Horticulturist Nick Giaquinto, who has his fair share of experience with exotic plant pollination from our very own Stinky the corpse flower, the Amorphophallus titanum
  • Play a pollinator matching game and observe your favorite plants at the microscopic level with the Research & Conservation team
  • Craft a paper flower or butterfly for your favorite valentine
  • Explore Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory after dark

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