Since 1950, the Horticulture Society of Pakistan has been organizing the Pakistan Flower Show annually without interruption at the Sea View Park. The show attracts participation from a number of individuals, organizations and amateur and professional gardening enthusiasts. Prizes are given out in many categories such as the prize for the best hillock, best large park, best foreign mission garden, best kitchen garden, best mosque etc. Participants also set up stalls at the event, with the cactus and the orchid stalls being among the most popular ones. Entry to the show is open. Visitors can buy medicinal plants and herbs which are for sale at the show.