This is the official site of the Floral Association of the Rockies. FAR is dedicated to promoting integrity, professionalism, and comradery within the floral industry, while progressively addressing industry, technology and market trends. Our goal is to bring together retail florists, floral wholesalers, floral design schools, and others associated with the floral industry in the Rocky Mountain Region. We sponsor design events, educational workshops, certification programs, newsletters, and much more.
2017 Floral Fantasy and 10th Annual RMC Vendor Info
The Floral Fantasy and the 10th Annual Rocky Mountain Cup Show is scheduled for the weekend of February 25-26, 2017 at the Double Tree by Hilton in Westminster, CO. 2017 will see the return of the Saturday evening banquet reception on the trade show floor plus 3 hours Saturday and 1 hour Sunday of uninterrupted trade show shopping time! FAR depends on your support to help bring education to the industry. Education is key for operating a successful business. Successful businesses in turn become important customers. By exhibiting at The Floral Fantasy and the 10th Annual Rocky Mountain Cup Show you not only reach potential customers, you advance our industry by providing education.
Find out how FAR can benefit your floral or floral related business by visiting our Benefits section. Read our mission statement and a brief history of how FAR evolved by the merger of the Colorado Retail Florists Association (CRFA) and the Wholesale Florists of Colorado (WFC), and now serves the entire Rocky Mountain Region.
The public is welcome on our site as well, you can search for a local florist in the Rocky Mountain region. The retail florists listed on this site are all members of FAR and are dedicated to professionalism and integrity. You know you will get great customer service and good value from any florist you find on our membership list. Check out the calendar of events, the classifieds, and our Bulletin page has news from the floral industry.
Learn! Grow! Bloom!
Our Members Only area contains helpful tools for those in the floral industry. As a member of FAR, you will recieve a user-id and password for entry into this exclusive section of the website. There you can place classified ads for equipment, job opportunities, and members available for work. Archived newsletters, articles, minutes, supplier contact list, a private blog, and more are available to our members.
Interested in becoming a member? We are here to benefit and advocate for the Rocky Mountain floral community and we would love to have more qualified members join us. You can apply for membership online and come “Learn, Grow, and Bloom” with us.
Photos from the Hands on Workshop on August 27th