June 4-6, 2025 • Broward County Convention Center • Fort Lauderdale, FL

Special Events

— North America's Largest B2B Floral Show —

Special Events Rundown

Floral Bootcamp

Refresh your knowledge, connect with your peers, strengthen your floral muscle! Dive into a full day of interactive sessions led by industry experts designed to pack an educational punch with quick-hit micro sessions that will keep attendees engaged and excited! Explore design, gain inspiration, master marketing and sales, and enhance team building skills. 

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$$ Upgrade Required

Golden Hour Welcome Party

Come celebrate the best time of day ✨Golden Hour✨ with us on Wednesday, June 5th at 5:30pm at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina for a captivating ballroom networking event! Embark on the Floriexpo 2024 journey as we welcome the radiant summer season. Immerse yourself in the magic of live music, delightful snacks, and invigorating beverages, all while enjoying delightful conversations with friends and colleagues. Wear a pop of gold if you wish!

This year’s Opening Reception will take place in the Intracoastal Ballroom at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina, with stunning views of the waterway.

$$Upgrade required

Flori After Dark

Back by popular demand, brace yourselves for another exciting voyage aboard the Catalina, a magnificent 130-foot luxury charter yacht. Stand out amongst the twilight at our neon-themed yacht cruise along the Intracoastal. Enjoy music, signature cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and marvelous company while celebrating the industry with friends and colleagues. Think sultry neon club night if you wish to dress on theme. 

When – June 6th

Time – 8:00pm-10:00pm

$$ Upgrade Required

M/Y Catalina

Flower naming ceremonies, a revered European tradition, brought stateside by Floriexpo at the 15th Annual Flower Naming Ceremony! The Iron Designer Competitors will be required to use the newly named flower in their design. 

Be a part of the celebration on Thursday, June 6th at 3:15pm, as we pay tribute to a  distinguished pioneer in the floral industry who has left a lasting impact throughout their career.

Witness designers as they compete to create a floral masterpiece using freshly cut flowers and theme-specific accessories. With a mere 20-minute time limit and a panel of judges awaiting, this high-energy event will keep you on the edge of your seat as we discover who will be crowned this year’s Iron Designer.

Design Workshops at the Flower & Wine Bar!

Join some of the top companies with the hottest products in the industry for an expert-led, hands-on experience designed to inspire creativity and showcase your products. The session format will be a sip and create style event. Attendees will have the chance to see products in action in order to see their full capabilities and value live!

Booth of Excellence

We understand that you’ve been eagerly awaiting its return, and so have we! In 2024, Floriexpo is excited to reintroduce the Booth of Excellence Award. This prestigious accolade is determined by votes from both Floriexpo attendees and exhibitors, honoring the overall favorite on the show floor!

Headshot Studio

Quality headshots are a crucial investment in your personal brand, despite their cost. Visit our recently launched headshot studio, where our skilled photographers are ready to capture the ideal image for your use throughout the year.

Find the Floriexpo headshot studio on the exhibit hall floor!

Thursday, June 6, at 10am – 3pm

Friday, June 7, at 10am – 2pm

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