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Here are some camellia events you shouldn’t miss! Remember, if you want to see old, new or the latest camellias – go to a Camellia Show! A more complete schedule of Camellia Shows may be viewed by going to the ACS web site ( or the ACCS website ( ).  This will provide more information than is contained on this page. By visiting the various clubs, you will see newly registered camellias that might not appear at any other show. 

October 15-16, 2017 MEETING-Gulf Coast Camellia Society Registration 1-4 pm October 15 at the Drury Inn in Baton Rouge, LA.  Meetings at Drury Inn and LSU Rural Life Museum. Addition information at

November 11, 2017 Camellia Society of Greater Fort Walton Beach   No show this year.

^November 18, 2017 Mississippi Gulf Coast Camellia Society Lyman Community Center 13472 Highway 49 Gulfport, Mississippi 39503 Show Chairs: Steven Manis & Al LeFebvre (228) 249-4115 Judge Chair: Steven Manis Entry time for blooms is 7-10:30 a.m.

December 2, 2017 Ozone Camellia Slidell City Auditorium 2056 Second Street Slidell, Louisiana 70458 Show Chairs: Bob Stroud   & Paul Huerkamp  (985) 643-7153  Judges Chairs: Kay Taylor & Robert Taylor (985) 643-7153   Entry time for blooms is 8-11 

December 9, 2017 Pensacola Camellia Society First Methodist Church, Wright Place 80 E. Wright Street Pensacola, Florida 32501 Show Chair: Skip Vogelsang 9:00 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m. Plant sales .1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Public viewing of approximately 1,500 camellia blooms Entry time for blooms is 7 to 11 a.m. 

January 5-8 2018 American Camellia Society National Convention, Covington, LA   Details are available at

January 6, 2018 Northshore Club Southern Hotel 428 E. Boston St. Covington, Louisiana 70435 (In conjunction with ACS Convention) Show Contact Jim Campbell   (985) 630-9899  Show Chair: Hunter Charbonnet Open to public 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Entry time for blooms is 8 – 10:30 a.m. 

January 20, 2018 The Camellia Club of Mobile The Shoppes at Bel Air (Colonial Mall ) 3299 Bel Air Mall Mobile, Alabama 36606 Show Chair: Walter Creighton Judge Chair ???? Entry time for blooms is 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday

January 27, 2018    New Orleans Club Theodore Roosevelt Middle School 3315Maine Avenue Kenner, Louisiana 70065 Show Chair: Nickolas Piazza (504) 468-8743 Judge Co-Chairs: Jim Campbell & Nickolas Piazza (985) 630-9899

February 3, 2018 Brookhaven Club Brookhaven  Recreation Department on 689 Highway 51 N. Brookhaven, Show Contact: Homer & Lynn Richardson (601) 833-4126 Show Chairs: Homer & Lynn Richardson Judge Chair: Homer Richardson  MS. Open to public 2-5 pm Sat. and 12-4 pm Sun. Blooms may be entered until 11 a.m.  

February 10 & 11 2018  Baton Rouge Camellia Society Burden Center, Rural Life Museum 4560 Essen Lane @I-10 Baton Rouge, Louisiana  70809 Show Chairs: Lynn Vicknair & Mike Ruth (225) 802-8785 Judges Chair: Joe Holmes (225) 721.2084 Open to public 3 p.m. Sat. & 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun. Entry time for blooms is 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Feb. 11  

February 10, 2018 Southeast Alabama Camellia Society First United Methodist Church 1380 W. Main Street Dothan, Alabama 36301 (334) 685-0121Judge Chairs: Allen Bourland & Bill Nichols.  Check the  Facebook page for the Southeast Alabama Camellia Society for the latest information.

NOTE: It is well worth visiting as many of these Shows as you can – you will see familiar faces and fabulous flowers. All these Clubs welcome any of our Club members who would like to participate and enter blooms in their Showo Information on some clubs is based on show schedules from previous years so check for any changes in the above information in our Newsletter and on our web site ( ) and also on the ACS website






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