3 February(Sat) - 12 February(Mon) Flower Island Okinawa - A Collaboration Between Orchids and the Flowers of Okinawa

Events Information

Come and see the wondrous world of flowers created by the more than 20,000 orchids that cover the venue of one of the world' s biggest orchid shows.Admission Fee Only

Let' s see various orchids!

Prime Minister Award Winning Orchid

This show is the only orchid show in Japan which receives Prime Minister Award. The Grand Champion plant is a must-see!

3 February(Sat) - 12(Mon)

From 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (last admission 5pm)

It is Prime Minister Award Grand Champion 2017
Rhy.gigantea `White'
Mr. Mamoru Tokuzato

Orchid Flower Table Arrangementby Ambassadress and Ambassador' s wife

Enjoy the exotic mood of table arrangements created by ambassadresses and ambassador's wives of various countries.

3 February(Sat) - 12(Mon)

From 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (last admission 5pm)

Young Orchid EnthusiastsExhibition of orchids grown by elementary school children

Elementary school children in Iheya islamd and Izena island learn how to grow moth-orchids. During the show period, orchids children have bloomed and growth record will be exhibited together.

3 February(Sat) - 12(Mon)

From 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (last admission 5pm)

Flower Design Exhibition

3 February(Sat) - 5(Mon)

From 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (last admission 5pm)

Ikebana Exhibition

2/9(Fri) - 12(Mon)

From 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (last admission 5pm)

Let' s learn more about orchids!

Guided Tour & Cultivation Consultation Booth

What' s so special about award winning orchids…It is Members of Okinawa Orchid Society will kindly answer your questions about orchids. Come to the booth and have a chat with them!

2/3(Sat) - 12(Mon)

Tent in front of Vanda green house

10am - 4pm [Receiving at any time]

Members of Okinawa Orchid Society

▲Guide tour (30 minutes per one time)

▲Consultation of orchid cultivation

Orchid Cultivation Workshop

Lecture and demonstration of the orchid growing tips such as repotting and division of plants. Orchid beginners welcome!

Suturday, Sunday and Holiday during periods

3pm - 4:30 p.m.

Members of Okinawa Orchid Society

Let' s learn & Love orchids!

We will introduce native orchids and nature in Okinawa in the panel. Also, we will show you the exemplar model for your life with orchids.

3 February(Sat) - 12(Mon)

From 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (last admission 5pm)

Lecture on Orchids

Keynote lectures are given by orchid professionals. Lectures are given in English, and Japanese translation available.

3 February(Sat)

Okinawa churaumi aquarium 4F event hole

1:30 p.m. - 4pm

70 people

Make reservation at 0980-48-3782

Let' s enjoy with children!

Orchid Present Quiz

Try the Orchid quiz! If you can correct them all, you can enter for the orchid lottery!

3 February(Sat) - 12 February(Mon)

8am - 5:30 p.m. (last admission 5pm)

Stamp Rally

Collect stamps as you go along the show venue! When you collect all stamps, you can get Tropical Dream Center original seal. For elementary school students and under.

3 February(Sat) - 12 February(Mon)

8am - 5:30 p.m. (last admission 5pm)

children below junior high school age

Photo Spot

Orchid Sale & Dondruma Stand

Sales Turkey ice "Dondoruma" made from orchids! Try orchid' s taste!


Let' s become friendly with orchids!

Corsage Workshop

It' s a very popular workshop for women. Let' s make orchid cosage!

3 February(Sat), 4 February(Sun), 5 February(Mon)

10am - 4pm

Members of Nippon Flower Designer' s Association Okinawa branch

Mini Ikebana Workshop and Ikebana demonstrations

You can experience orchid ikebana. There are also ikebana demonstrations.

9 February(Fri) - 12 February(Mon)

10am - 4pm

Members of Okinawa Kadou Renmei

Orchid Wedding
FM Okinawa live broadcast

9 February(Fri)

From 11:30 a.m. to 1:55 p.m.

Wedding ceremony of the chosen couple in public. Live broadcast of FM Okinawa famous program "Happy Island". You can enjoy the guest live.

Yanbaru Information Corner

3 February(Sat) - 12 February(Mon)

8am - 5:30 p.m. (last admission 5pm)

You can get Information about the "food" and "flower" of the "Yanbaru" her! Sales of specialty products also performed.

How to apply
Notice of closed
Tropical Dream Center will be closed on Feb. 1st (Thu) and Feb 13th (Tue) due to the arrangements for Okinawa International Orchid Show 2018.
Thank you for your cooperation.


Host Organization
Okinawa International Orchid Show Executive Committee
Affiliated Bodies of Committee
Okinawa General Bureau, Cabinet Office; Okinawa Prefectural Government; Okinawa Churashima Foundation; Okinawa Convention & Visitors Bureau; Okinawa Orchid Society, Okinawa Economic Federation of Agricultural Co-op; Okinawa Floricultural Cooperative Association; Okinawa Landscape Constructors Association; Japan Orchid Growers Association; Nippon Flower Designers' Association; Japan Florists Telegraph Delivery Association; Okinawa Prefecture Federation of Floral Arts; Okinawa Times Co., Ltd.
Cabinet Office; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism; Agency for Cultural Affairs; Okinawa Prefectural Government; Okinawa Prefecture Board of Education; Motobu Town; Nago City Tourist Association; Motobu Town Tourist Association; Nakijin Village Tourist Association; Japan Orchid Society, All Japan Orchid Society, Japan Amateurs Orchid Society, Japan Landscape Contractors Association; Consultants of Landscape Architecture in Japan, Japan Flower Promotion Center; The Japan Home Garden Association; Japan Association of Botanical Gardens; Okinawa Mayor' s Association; Okinawa Prefectural Association of Towns and Villages; Okinawa Federation of Commerce and Industry; Okinawa Prefectural Federation of Societies of Commerce and Industry; Okinawa Employers Association; Okinawa prefecture Green Space Seeds and Seedlings Production Association; Japan Association of Travel Agents Okinawa Chapter, Okinawa Bus Association; All Nippon Travel Agents Association Okinawa Office; Okinawa Hotel Ryokan Association; Okinawa Hire Taxi Association; Okinawa Owner-Driver Taxi Association; The Naha Private Taxi Business Association; Naha Airport Building Co., Ltd., media companies
Special Support
Okinawa Times Co., Ltd.

Contact us

Okinawa International Orchid Show Committee

424 Ishikawa, Motobu, Kunigami, Okinawa JAPAN 905-0206
TEL: +81-980-48-2741 / FAX: 0980-48-3785

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