The Floriade is the world horticultural exhibition in the Netherlands. The Floriade is held once every ten years - the event in 2002 will be the fifth. Floriade 2002 will run from Saturday 6 April until Sunday 20 October in the district of Haarlemmermeer, close to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and tourist centers like Amsterdam and Haarlem.
Floriade 2002 is expected to attract three million people from all over the world. The Floriade promises to be a fascinating, multifaceted experience for the public and a dynamic meeting place for the estimated 150,000 trade visitors from the world of horticulture.