Florint's Events Calendar is the most comprehensive list of upcoming floristry and flower trade-related events available on the internet. We aim to include all the world's key trade shows and floral art happenings and fairs. The visual calendar below shows the events in a useful agenda format. Items are also listed chronologically on this scrollable page (you can search by hitting ctrl+f on your keyboard).
Iberflora 2014 - Valencia (Spain)
01-10-2014 / 03-10-2014
Iberflora is a renowned Spanish green sector trade fair that will have around 400 exhibitors showcasing plants, flowers, gardening technology and the like.
Do check out the website.
FlorEcuador Agriflor 2014 - Quito
01-10-2014 / 04-10-2014
FlorEcuador Agriflor 2014 by HPP Exhibitions is an important trade fair for the (ornamental) horticulture industry in, around and related to Ecuador.
Please find the website here.
EuroSkills 2014 - Lille (France)
02-10-2014 / 04-10-2014
European vocational skills competition EuroSkills will take place in Lille in 2014. The event features a floristry segment, aside from the countless other vocations that are represented.
Read more on the official website.
Orticolario 2014 - Villa Erbe (Italy)
03-10-2014 / 05-10-2014
Orticolario 2014 at the beautiful Villa Erbe mansion and historic English garden next to Lake Como is a home and garden show that will feature endless plant and flower beauty.
See the (Italian) website here.
IFEX International Flower Expo - Tokyo (Japan)
15-10-2014 / 17-10-2014
IFEX Japan is one of, if not the, largest floriculture and horticulture trade show on the Asian continent. It will take place at the Makuhari Messe in Tokyo.
Take me to the official website.
FleurEx 2014 - Warwickshire (UK)
25-10-2014 / 26-10-2014
FleurEx is the official annual British Florist Association trade fair for UK professional florists. The 2014 edition will feature various floral competitions and demonstrations and take place at the Chesford Grange Hotel in Warwickshire.
Click here for the BFA FleurEx website.
Expo FIHOQ 2014 - Montreal (Canada)
29-10-2014 / 31-10-2014
Expo FIHOQ is a key Canadian trade fair for ornamental horticulturalists and other green sector professionals.
Find the website here.
VBW Flowercup 2014 Finals - Aalsmeer (Netherlands)
VBW Flowercup is the new name for the long-standing annual Dutch 'flower bouquet contest', a part of Floral Movement. The main theme of the finals in Aalsmeer will be 'Christmas' this year.
Click here for additional info.
IFTF 2014 - Vijfhuizen (The Netherlands)
06-11-2014 / 08-11-2014
The IFTF 2014, or International Floriculture Trade Fair, is one of the largest industry events around the world, serving all segments of the floriculture chain. The venue is once again the Expo Haarlemmermeer, in Vijfhuizen.
See the website.
IPM Dubai 2014 - Dubai (UAE)
09-11-2014 / 11-11-2014
IPM Dubai is the most important horticulture trade event in the Middle East, drawing more and more global interest every year. The venue is the Dubai World Trade Center.
Int'l Pot Plant & Garden Expo - Guangzhou (China)
27-11-2014 / 29-11-2014
The International Pot Plant & Garden Expo (IPGEXPO) 2014 in China's Guangzhou is a key green sector trade fair for southern China and a sister expo of HortiflorExpo China.
Please see the website for details.
Flower Show Turkey 2014 - Istanbul
27-11-2014 / 30-12-2014
Flower Show Turkey 2014, part of the Eurasia Plant Fair, will take place at the Istanbul Fair Center (CNR Expo).
All info here, on the website.
IPM ESSEN 2015 - Essen (Germany)
27-01-2015 / 30-01-2015
The trade fair that doesn't really require any introduction, IPM ESSEN, will return to the Messe in January of 2015. Book your tickets early!
See the website.
Alpe Adria Austria Cup 2015 - Wels
26-03-2015 / 29-03-2015
The Alpe Adria Cup is Austria's premier floristry championship, pitting the country's best designers as well as those of neighboring countries against each other. The cup is part of the 'Blooming Austria' exhibition, taking place in the city of Wels.
Click here for more info.
'Europa Cup' Floristry Championship 2015
07-04-2016 / 09-04-2016
The 'Europa Cup' European Floristry Championship is the number one competition for florists in Europe. The 2015 edition in Genoa, Italy, has unfortunately been postponed to 2016 due to unforeseen complications!
More information here or on the Facebook page.