The Sacramento Camellia Society is holding their annual Camellia Show at the Memorial Auditorium at 15th and J streets in downtown Sacramento. This will be next weekend March 1 & 2, 2014. There will also be a Camellia Ball on May 3, 2014 and the Camellia Symphony in Sacramento will be having special events this spring.
The 90th anniversary is the oldest Camellia show in the Country. The Sacramento Camellia Society in Northern California has a schedule of events for other places such as Napa at their website www.camelliasocietyofsacramento.org.
This event will have flower displays, exhibitions and plant sales. There will be contests and awards as well for the participants. There used to be longer celebrations in Sacramento but there is now just one single day called "Camellia day" for the Sacramento city flower, the poppy is the California State flower.
Call (916) 447-1969 for more information on being a participant, this years event name was not decided until the last group meeting on February 24, 2014. This is a free event, the hours are Saturday 3 P.M. - 6 P.M. and Sunday 10 A.M. - 5 P.M.