2023 Festival of Trees
Plan to see the many beautifully decorated trees and vote for your favorite at the World of Energy from Nov. 29, 2023 through Jan. 5, 2024, during the Festival of Trees. The trees are decorated by local nonprofit organizations. The three trees getting the most votes will win a cash prize for the charity of each organization's choice.
Blue Ridge Orchid Society Show, Feb. 15-17, 2024
The Blue Ridge Orchid Society (BROS) will present its annual show and sale at the World of Energy Feb. 15-17. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 15 and Friday, Feb. 16, and 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 17. This beautiful, unique display of tropical orchids draws hundreds of visitors each year. BROS members will be available to provide educational resources, potting and care information, as well as presentations and demos throughout the event. Several orchid growers will have orchids on display and for sale.
More information will be available in 2024.