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2015

international

arco

italy

1st -3rd May

2015

This event is supported by EBA but is not the official EBA event for 2015, which is to be held in Vilnius, Lithuania, September 4-6

The 30th ARCOBONSAI CONVENTION “L’ EUROPA DEL BONSAI AD ARCO” will be held in Arco (Trentino) Italy   - Tree and suiseki exhibitions –

Hoping to be representing the countries in EBA as well as winners of previous contests.

Major Italian demonstrators and a large variety of traders

www.arcobonsai.com

REGIONAL

BOURNEMOUTH

UK

May 3

2015

Wessex Bonsai Society Annual Show and 26th Open Competition at Kinson Community Centre ,Pelhams Park, Kinson, Bournemouth BH10 7LH

10.30 - 5pm.

further details contact Brian 07763 338101. www.wessexbonsaisociety.co.uk

REGIONAL

MANCHESTER

UK

2 – 4

May

2015

Accrington Spring Show at Daisy Nook Garden Centre

Stannybrook Rd. Failsworth Manchester M35 9WJ Tel; 01616814245

There will also be a Bonsai Car Boot here on the Sunday the 3rd May

NATIONAL

AARSHOT

BELGIUM

3rd May

2015

General meeting ‘Vlaamse Bonsaivereniging’, exposition,

INTERNATIONAL

May 9

2015

WORLD BONSAI DAY

In 2010 the World Bonsai Friendship Federation (WBFF) established “World Bonsai Day,” to be observed annually on the second Saturday of May. This day celebrates the legacy of bonsai master and WBFF founder Saburo Kato (1915-2008) and offers the opportunity to bring all bonsai people together for one day to promote bonsai and friendship throughout the world.

REGIONAL

EASTBOURNE

UK

9 May

2015

Eastbourne & Wealden Bonsai Club Annual Show. Stone Cross Memorial Hall, Hailsham Rd, Pevensey, East Sussex, BN24 5EH.

10am – 4pm, Adults £1, Accompanied Children Free. Sales tables, advice and demonstrations.

Further details Brian Dale Tel. 01323 731369 email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

REGIONAL

BREST

FRANCE

May 9, 10

2015

REGIONAL EXHIBITION FRANCE WEST

Brest

Contact : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

NATIONAL

ADELAIDE

AUSTRALIA

15 - 18 May,

2015.

The South Australian Bonsai Society Inc and Association of Australian Bonsai Clubs are hosting the 2015 AABC Convention: Bonsai A Growing Art

NATIONAL

NOTTINGHAM

UK

May 16,17

2015

Japanese Maple Weekend

Greenwood Bonsai Studio 10.00 am – 5pm both days, free admission.

Two days devoted to the maintenance and care of Japanese maples

REGIONAL

RUISLIP

UK

17th May 2015

Middlesex Bonsai Society Annual Show

Sunday 17th May 2015 10-30 to 4.00pm

Woodford Hall, Poplars Close, Ruislip,HA4 7BU

Refreshments available, Sales Tables Demo’s during day

More details,Roger Gibbs This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

INTERNATIONAL

LONDON
UK

May 19-23

2015

CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW Royal Horticultural Society.Major Bonsai Exhibits

Chelsea Hospital Grounds

Tickets will go on sale to RHS members on 1 November and to the public on 1 December.

Tickets can be purchased via the website https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/rhs-chelsea-flower-show/tickets or by calling 0844 338 7502 at this time.

They sell out very quickly

REGIONAL

CARDIFF

WALES, UK

May 23-25

2015

Cardiff Bonsai Club 2015 Show at Dyffyrn Gardens, Nr Cardiff CF5 6SU.

Dyffryn Gardens is a collection of botanical gardens located near the villages of Dyffryn and St. Nicholas in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.Free entry to the bonsai, normal garden rates apply. Sales and work on trees www.cardiffbonsai.org.uk This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

REGIONAL

PORTLAND

OREGON

USA

May 23-24

2015

BONSAI SOCIETY OF PORTLAND BONSAI EXHIBIT, JAPANESE GARDEN PAVILION

Contact: Scott Elser This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

REGIONAL

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE

UK

May 23

2015

Chiltern Bonsai Society Annual Show

Venue: Liston Hall, Chapel Street, Marlow, Bucks. SL7 1DD

Around 60 bonsai will be on display, other local clubs invited to participate.

There will be demonstration of techniques by club members, plants and pots for sale, and

a display by the British Suiseki Club. Harry Harrington will be there to sign his books.

REGIONAL

LANCASHIRE

UK

May 25

2015

Great Harwood Show on Monday the 25th May at ;

The New Showfield Harwood Lane Whalley Rd Great Harwood Lancashire BB6 7TB

NATIONAL

ALBI

FRANCE

May 23, 24

2015

NATIONAL CONGRESS of Federation Françoise de Bonsaï in Albi

Contact : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

NATIONAL

ENGHIEN

BELGIUM

23-24-25 May 2015

Salvatore. Liporace, demonstrations, exposition, sales area

NATIONAL

AALBORG

DENMARK

May 30-31

2015

BONSAI FESTIVAL Danish Bonsai Association

Nordkraft, kjellerups Tory,9000 Aalborg

Démonstration & workshop Antoni Peyeras, Spain

Info www.bonsai-danmark.dk

REGIONAL

Saint Jean d'Angely

FRANCE

May 30, 31

2015

REGIONAL EXHIBITION SATSUKI, FRANCE

Saint Jean d'Angely

Contact : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

REGIONAL

BIRMINGHAM

UK

May 31

2015

Midland Bonsai Society Show in conjunction with the Redditch Bonsai Society.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

BBBG are also holding a Spring Flower Festival with inter Alia, the Cacti and orchid societies will also put on displays

international

kanuma city

japan

May 30th -

June 8th ,2015

44th KANUMA SATSUKI FESTIVAL

  • Exhibition of SATSUKI
  • Contest of SATSUKI
  • Sales of SATSUKI
  • Exhibition and Sales of other bonsai

Address:2086-1 Moro Kanuma-shi Tochigi 322-0026 JAPAN This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

INTERNATIONAL

HO CHI MIN CITY

VIETNAM

June 5th -8th

2015

ABFF 2015, Grand Vietnamese Bonsai Exhibition

The festival is scheduled for June 5-8, 2015 at the RinRin Park in Xuan Thoi Dong commune, Hoc Mon district, Ho Chi Minh City.
It is expected to welcome bonsai artists from 12 countries including Indonesia, Malaysia, Korea, Thailand, Taiwan (China), Singapore, the Philippines and Vietnam, all members of the Asia- Pacific Bonsai Friendship Federation (ABFF).

www.abff2015-vietnam.com .

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LOCAL

ST. ALBANS

HERTFORDSHIRE

June 6th -7th

Mid Herts Bonsai Club Annual show, Kingsbury Barn, Branch Road, St Albans

6-7th June 2015, 11.00 - 17.00, Free entry

Sales, demonstrations, refreshments

see http://www.midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk/ for details

REGIONAL

PIRBRIGHT

SURREY

June 6th

2015

Surrey Heath Bonsai Society Summer Show at Lord Pirbright’s Hall, Pirbright Green, Pirbright, Surrey, GU24 0JE

10am - 4pm, Adults £2, Children/OAP £1.

Sales tables, advice and demonstrations.

Further details from Chris Rhodes on 01276-20893 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

NATIONAL

HALLEIN,

SALZBURG

AUSTRIA

June 6-7

2015

International Bonsai and Kusamono festival

Demos. Othmar Auer, Helmut Bachmann, Tom Benda, Valentin Brose, Craig Coussins, Carlos Hebeisen many others

Exhibition of Antique Japanese and Chinese Scrolls and Exhibition of Suiseki

Location: Old Salt Mine, Mauttorpromenade 6, 5400 Hallein

Information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

http://www.bonsaisalzburg.net Herbert Aigner This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

REGIONAL

EXMOUTH

UK

June 7th

2015

Bonsai South West 2015.

Hosted by Exeter Bonsai Society, on Sunday 7th June 2015, at The Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth. EX8 2AZ, doors open from 10.00am. - 4.30 pm.

For further info:- Brian-01392 437525, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

INTERNATIONAL

BIRMINGHAM

UK

June 11- 14

2015

Gardeners World Live, National Exhibition Centre Birmingham

Major Bonsai Exhibits as part of this major Gardening Exhibition

national

baltimore

usa

June 11-14

2015

“Capital Collections: Collecting in the 21st Century, and the National Collection,”

co-sponsored by the American Bonsai Society and the Potomac Bonsai Association, at the Turf Valley Convention Center, near Baltimore, Maryland/Washington, DC.

A wide selection of lectures and workshops, an exhibition of bonsai with presentation of the John Y. Naka Award,

Vendor hall, events at the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum sponsored by the National Bonsai Foundation including a reception and a National Bonsai Pot Exhibition.

Demos, Ryan Neil, Guy Guidry, Arthur Joura, Jack Sustic, Andy Smith, Larry Jackel, Pauline Muth, Ron Lang and Sara Rayner

REGIONAL

ALTEKUNSTADT

GERMANY

June 13 14

2015

Bonsai Exhibition

Herzen von Seβlach

Saturday 11.00 – 18.99, Sunday 10.00 – 17.00

REGIONAL

CALIFORNIA

USA

June13-14

2015

Descanso Gardens Bonsai Society will hold its 46th Annual Exhibit on June 13 and 14, 2014 at Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Drive, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011, USA.

Show is from 10 AM to 5 PM both days. Reception Saturday night, 6 PM followed by a Raffle and Auction, 7:30 PM.. Bonsai and bonsai related items for sale. Demonstrations both days.

REGIONAL

BRISTOL

UK

Sunday June 14th

2015

Bonsai With Love in support of Cancer Research

Exhibition of Specimen Bonsai at Failand Hall 10.00 am – 4.30pm

Admission Free

Demonstrations Steve Tolley

Trade , auction and tombola, donations to cancer reseach Info +44 (0) 1275 393010

LOCAL

LYMM

CHESHIRE
UK

June 27th

20015

Manchester Bonsai Society are holding their Annual Show at Lymm United Reformed Church, Brookfield Road, off Eagle Brow (A6144), Lymm, Cheshire, WA13 0QL, as part of Lymm Festival.
www.manchesterbonsaisociety.org.uk

LOCAL

BEDFORDSHIRE

UK

June 27th, 28th

2015

Bedfordshire Bonsai Society Show.

Poplars Garden Centre, Harlington Rd. Toddington, Dunstable, Beds, LU5 6HE,

just off junction 12 of the M1

regional

enfield

uk

June 28

2015

The Bonsai Traders Association, Summer Show

Capel manor, Enfield

The perfect opportunities to get all your bonsai essentials.

For more information contact Corin Tomlinson

Phone: 0115 9205757 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

www.bonsaitraders.org.uk

INTERNATIONAL

HAMPTON COURT

UK

June 30th – July 5th

2015

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Hampton Court Palace

Info www.rhs.org

REGIONAL

NEWBURY

UK

July 5

2015

Newbury & District Bonsai Society once again host BONSAI ROOTS at

Roots Garden Centre, Prior's Court Road, Hermitage, Berkshire, RG18 9TG.

10:00am - 16:00pm

Displays from clubs, bonsai traders, demonstrations and members of many clubs working on trees.

Details from Dave on 0118 983 3188 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

INTERNATIONAL

LONDON

UK

July 10 – 12

2015

Hyper Japan Festival The O2 Arena

Bonsai Exhibits at UK’s best-loved celebration of Japanese culture, cuisine, fashion and entertainment. Bonsai exhibit staged by Sussex Bonsai Group

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REGIONAL

CHICHESTER

UK

July 11, 12

2015

Chichester Society show

Manor Nursery , Pagham Road ,Runcton Chichester, West Sussex.PO201LJ

Full details are on our Website www.chichesterbonsai.co.uk info This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

REGIONAL

BIRMINGHAM

UK

July 12

2015

Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Westbourne Rd.

South Staffs Bonsai Society presents its Annual Show, 10.30 - 4.00pm together with established local collectors. Trade stands for all bonsai needs, Demonstrations and advice table.

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NATIONAL

CHESHIRE

UK

July 22-26

2015

RHS Flower Show Tatton Park, Bonsai exhibits

Tatton Park, near Knutsford, Cheshire

REGIONAL

PRESTWOOD

UK

August

8,9

2015

Accrington Summer Show’ at Barton Grange Garden Centre

Garstang Rd Brock Preston PR3 OBT [For Sat nav’s please use PR3 ORB] tel; 01995642900

INTERNATIONAL

CRAWLEY

SUSSEX

UK

8/9 August

2015

Sussex Bonsai Group, Bonsai World 2015 at K2, Crawley.  It is expected to attract trees from Europe and all parts of UK.

Demos – Kevin Willson, and Paul Finch UK. German Gomez from Spain

Many traders. And other attractions

Contact: Tony McKenzie This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel.01293 773149

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INTERNATIONAL VILNIUS

LITHUANIA

September 4th-6th

2015

EBA and ESA Convention and iv Japanese Cultural Festival

Demonstrators, Salvatore Liporace, Italy: Christian Przybylski: Sadao MINO, Japan

New Talent finals

www.bonsailithuania.com

INTERNATIONAL

MILAN

ITALY

11 to 20 September 2015

11th edition of the “International Meeting of Bonsai & Suiseki - Crespi Cup 2015”

To coincide with Milan Expo Crespi Bonsai

Corso Sempione, 37 20015 Parabiago (Mi) – Italy

www.crespibonsai.com

NATIONAL

MAULEVRIER

FRANCE

September

12, 13

2015

SALON NATIONAL DE MAULEVRIER

Bonsaï exhibition in Maulévrier France

NATIONAL

NOTTINGHAM

UK

September

12, 13,

2015

Greenwood Bonsai Bash, Greenwood Bonsai Studio, ollerton, Nottingham

Styling démonstrations, Sale of bonsai and exhibition

LOCAL

HERTS

UK

Sun Sept 13th

2015

Bonsai Boot Sale held at the Hertfordshire Garden Centre, Redbourn, Herts. 1 mile from junction 9 of the M1. Open to all, £20.00 per pitch

details, phone 01582 792255 e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

INTERNATIONAL

GUANGZHOU

CHINA

September

17th-21st

2015

Bonsai Clubs International (BCI) , the Asia-Pacific Bonsai and Suiseki Convention & Exhibition (ASPAC) and Guangzhou Municipality are co-hosting the next convention in Guangzhou, China, from 17– 21 September 2015. The theme of the convention is “The infinity of Bonsai & Viewing Stone: a Culture Voyage from Canton to the World”.


For more information on registration, instructors, hotel and travel, please visit
www.gzbci2015.com

NATIONAL

SINT TRUIDEN

BELGIUM

19-20 Sep

2015

Autumn meeting ‘Vlaamse Bonsaivereniging’, exposition, demonstrations

NATIONAL

AUDINCOURT

FRANCE

September

19, 20

2015

NATIONAL MAME / SHOHIN EXHIBITION Fédération Française de Bonsaï

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Regional

enfield

uk

October 4th

2015

The Bonsai Group 13th Autumn show

specimen trees, clubs, demonstrations and traders

REGIONAL

HAMILTON

NEW ZEALAND

October 10, 11

2015

The Hamilton Bonsai Club will hold their annual bonsai show the weekend of Saturday10 and Sunday11 October, 9am to 4pm at the (world renowned) Hamilton Gardens,

Hamilton, New Zealand

INTERNATIONAL

BURY

MANCHESTER

UK

October 10/11

2015

Bonsai Europa: The Castle Armoury, Bury, North Manchester

Bonsai Exhibition in the UK, a distinctive approach to Classical Bonsai from European Artists.

Eight young artists from across Europe are demonstrating, bringing trees to show etc.

Milan Karpíšek: Czech Republic Nik Rozman: Slovenia, Chris Verdel: Holland, Sandor Papp: Hungary, Dirk Dabringhausen: Germany, Bartosz Warwas: Poland, Andrew Campbell: UK, Ofer Grunwald: Israel

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REGIONAL

NORTH CAROLINA

USA

Oct 10-11

2015

20th Annual Carolina Bonsai Expo at the NC Arboretum, Asheville NC

Exhibition of work by 15 bonsai organizations from a 6-state region; educational programs; marketplace; live auction.

Guest demonstrator: Walter Pall

Admission to show is free, normal parking fees apply.

www.ncarboretum.org

INTERNATIONAL

SAULIEU

FRANCE

October

17- 18

2015

The European Bonsai-San-Show will be held this coming year on 17/18 October, 2015.

Some special guest demonstrators will be: Ryan Neil (USA), David Benavente (SP), EL Tim (SP), Matteo Martin (IT) and others to be invited in the near future

Our link in progress: http://www.european-bonsai-san-show.com

REGIONAL

BARNSLEY

UK

October 18

2015

The Bonsai Traders Association,

Autumn Show Elsecar Heritage Centre, Barnsley, Yorkshire

The perfect opportunities to get bonsai essentials.,

For more information contact Corin Tomlinson

Phone: 0115 9205757 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

http://www.bonsaitraders.co.uk/

 

INTERNATIONAL

CAPE TOWN
SOUTH AFRICA

Oct 22 – 25

2015

The 4th African Bonsai Association Convention, Cape Town, South Africa.

Venue : City Hall, Stellenbosch.

Francois Jeker – France Ryan Neil – USA Tony Tickle – UK

ABC4 Project Manager This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website www.abc4.co.za

 

NATIONAL

CHRISTCHURCH

NEW ZEALAND

October

23-25th

2015

New Zealand National Bonsai Convention Woolston Community Club, Christchurch,

Keynote demonstrator - Boon Manakitivipart plus local demonstrators

Includes National Bonsai Exhibition, trade stalls, raffles and prizes

Details at www.BonsaiConvention.net.nz

 

REGIONAL

MIDDLESEX

UK

October 25th

2015

6th Heathrow Bonsai Show 10:00 – 16:00, 
at William Byrd School
Victoria Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 5EW, UK

Demos Corin Tomlinson

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel 07850 771201

www.heathrowbonsai.wwebly.com

 

NATIONAL

OVERUSE

BELGIUM

28 - 29 Nov

2015

Bonsai exposition of F.B.B.C (Belgian Federation), sales area

 

REGIONAL

Fulda/ Künzell.

GERMANY

October31-November 1

2015

AGM and exhibition from Germany Programme planned around the theme of bonsai including the "New Talent Competition" of the BCD and lectures.

Members of the BCD and the German Suiseki Society come to Künzell .

In the spacious foyer, a great sales area

We wish our visitors some stimulating conversations with "Bonsai in the middle of Germany".

http://www.bonsai-faszinationen.de/

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2016

Regional

BIRMINGHAM

UK

March 6th

2016

Bonsai Boot Sale and Federation British Bonsai Societies AGM

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

INTERNATIONAL

MAKITA CITY,

PHILIPPINES

March 17-20

2016

BCI Regional Bonsai Convention and Exhibition

Hosted by Philippines Bonsai association

Ayala Triangle Garden and Art Museum

Info This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

NATIONAL

RHS WISLEY

SURREY UK

April 2, 3

2016

Spirit of Shohin 2016 at Royal Horticultural Society grounds, Wisley

a major exhibition of the best of British shohin bonsai

run by British Shohin Bonsai

in association with Sutton Bonsai Society

international

kanuma city

japan

May 28, to June 6, 2016

45th KANUMA SATSUKI FESTIVAL

  • Exhibition of SATSUKI
  • Contest of SATSUKI
  • Sales of SATSUKI
  • Exhibition and Sales of other bonsai

Address:2086-1 Moro Kanuma-shi Tochigi 322-0026 JAPAN

INTERNATIONAL VILNIUS

LITHUANIA

September 2nd- 4th

2016

Bonsai Clubs International Convention and v Japanese Cultural Festival

www.bonsailithuania.com

2017

INTERNATIONAL

SAITAMA
JAPAN

April 27th -30th 2017

The 8th World BONSAI Convention, Saitama City.

After 28 years the World Bonsai Convention will return to its birthplace and mecca of World Bonsai “Omiya Bonsai”

http://wbff-bonsai.com

international

kanuma city

japan

May 27th - June 5th 2017

46th KANUMA SATSUKI FESTIVAL

  • Exhibition of SATSUKI
  • Contest of SATSUKI
  • Sales of SATSUKI
  • Exhibition and Sales of other bonsai

Address:2086-1 Moro Kanuma-shi Tochigi 322-0026 JAPAN

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