Each year the Montana Florists Association (MFA) holds an Annual Convention that includes a number of events...
Vendor Trade Fair
Floral industry suppliers and vendors serving Montana florists can meet and interact with MFA members in a trade fair environment.
Live Design Contest
This floral design contest offers cash prizes and includes three divisions: Novice (designing less than five years), Advanced (designing more than five years or AIFD certified) and Novice (designing less than five years), Peoples Choice (every attendee is allowed to vote for their favorite design). There is an entry fee and contestants must register about one month in advance. It usually takes place on the last day of the convention.
The Montana Florists Association Annual Convention includes a number educational sessions from reknowned presenters that cover both the art of floral design and the business of selling flowers.
The MFA convention usually takes place in early October.
The Montana Florists Association Convention rotates through a number of different cities in Montana including Missoula, Great Falls & more.