Wake up and smell the… peonies? The Canadian Peony Society is bringing its bright blooms to Calgary Zoo’s Enmax Conservatory later in June.
Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi will open the National Peony Show, which runs on June 25 and 26 and will feature a cut blooms exhibit.
If you wish to enter your blooms in the show, you can do so on Friday, June 24, between 5 and 9 pm, or on Saturday, June 25, between 7 and 8 am.
The show will be judged on June 25, between 8:30 and 11:30 am, then open to the public at noon. For more rules, check the Canadian Peony Society Show schedule here.
The show is open to the public, so long as you’ve paid to enter the Calgary Zoo; admission is $24.95.
Where: Calgary Zoo and Botanical Garden, Enmax Conservatory – 1300 Zoo Road NE
When: Saturday, June 25, from noon to 5 pm, and Sunday, June 26 from 10 am to 3 pm
More info: peony.ca