Join Reiman Gardens for the annual Orchid Fest on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 9 and 10, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m..

Exotic orchids in a variety of species and colors will be on display and available for purchase both days. The Central Iowa Orchid Society will also staff a question-and answer-booth, providing both novices and experienced growers valuable insight on care and keeping of orchids.

While at Orchid Fest, visitors can also discover live butterflies from around the globe in the Christina Reiman Butterfly Wing, explore the tropical Hughes Conservatory and browse a gift shop bursting with unique items.

Admission to Orchid Fest is free for members and ISU students and the price of admission for the general public.

For more information about Orchid Fest, call 515-294-2710 or visit