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Blossoming Beauties

66th Annual International Orchid Show Kicks Off this Weekend in S.B.


View some of Earth’s most beautiful botanical formations at the 66th Annual S.B. International Orchid Show, to be held at Earl Warren Showgrounds (3400 Calle Real) this Friday-Sunday, March 11-13. More than 1,000 genera from the orchid family will be on display—resulting in an unparalleled array of colors and patterns that’s sure to be a flowerful feast for the eyes. The show runs from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. each day; tickets are $10-$12. Call 403-1533 for more info.

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