2014 qingdao International Horticultural Exposition


Invitation Letter


With the approval of the International Association of Horticultural Producers, the International Horticultural Exposition (Category A2+B1) will be staged from April to October, 2014 in Qingdao. It is sponsored by State Forestry Administration, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, China Flower Association and Shandong Provincial Government, and is organized by Qingdao Municipal Government. With over 100 exhibitors from home and broad participating, the exposition is expected to attract more than 12 million visitors.

The theme of the exposition is “From the earth, for the Earth”. Followed by the three concepts of “Culturally Creative, Technologically Innovative and Naturally made”, the exposition will showcase the world’s latest achievements in horticulture and gardening, promote diversified horticultural cultures and the harmonious coexistence between man and nature. The exposition site covers overall 241 hectares, which includes an International Garden for international participants. A series of activities and events including horticultural exhibitions and competitions, works display, technological exchanges and art performances will be organized to showcase the cultures and horticultural features of different regions. It will offer an excellent platform for display and exchanges for all the exhibitors.

In order to enhance our close ties, cement people-to-people friendship and promote exchanges in the field of economy, culture and tourism, we sincerely invite to participate in the International Horticultural Exposition 2014 Qingdao. You are welcome to present a unique garden and organize activities such as “ Week (Day)”. We will be more than happy to offer you all the necessary assistance and quality services. Meanwhile, I sincerely invite you to visit Qingdao during the exposition or at your convenience to experience the charm and the hospitality of our city.

Please accept the assurance of our highest regards. We look forward to hearing from you at the earliest!

Executive Committee of Expo 2014 Qingdao China

Opening Time

Time: April 25 - Oct 25, 2014
Open: April 25, 2014
Close: Oct 25, 2014

April 25 – June 2
Sept 1 – Oct 25
9:00am - 6:00pm
Last entry: 5:00pm
Last tickets are sold at 5:00pm

June 3 – August 31
9:00am - 10:00pm
Last entry: 9:00pm
Last tickets are sold from 9:00am - 10:00pm