INTERNATIONAL
ALPE-ADRIA
BONSAIAUSS-
TELLUNG
AUSTRIA
22 - 23 April
The 8th Alpe Adria Bonsaiausstellung (Bonsai-Exhibition), Rathaus (Old Town Hall) St.Veit/Glan Carinthia/Austria.
Hosted by Österreichische Bonsaifreunde- “35th Anniversary of the Bonsai Club” Featuring international Bonsai Artists from Italy, Slovenia, Germany and Austria
INFO: www.bonsai-kaernten.at
CONTACT: Klaus Kulterer k.kulterer@me.com

REGIONAL
CALIFORNIA
USA
22 - 23 April
2nd Annual Köen-Nai No Bonsai Fundraiser for the Clark Bonsai Collection at Shinzen.
Enjoy a wonderful bonsai weekend in the beautiful setting of the Shinzen Garden at Woodward Park, at Friant and Audubon Roads.
For more information, contact Bob Hilvers at bonsaigui@comcast.net

REGIONAL
COVENTRY
UK
23 April
The Bonsai Traders Association, Spring Show, Sports Connexion, Ryton on Dunsmore, Coventry
The perfect opportunities to get all your bonsai essentials.
For more information contact Corin Tomlinson Phone: 0115 9205757 Email: office@bonsai.co.uk www.bonsaitraders.org.uk

INTERNATIONAL
SAITAMA
JAPAN
27 - 30 April
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


REGIONAL
MANCHESTER
U K
1 May
ACCRINGTON & DISTRICT BONSAI SOCIETY
Daisy Nook Garden Centre – Spring Show Monday 1st May
Stannybrook Rd Failsworth Manchester M35 9WJ
Tel- 01616814245

REGIONAL
NORTH DEVON
U K
6 - 7 May
North Devon Bonsai Society
RHS Rosemoor, Gt Torrington, Devon
We are a friendly group of enthusiasts who promote the love of Bonsai through our annual show at Rosemoor. There will be many exquisite trees and some from those just embarking upon this hobby.
A sales table, a demonstartion and oodles of sound advise to visitors.
Details: 
W: www.bonsai-northdevon.co.uk
E:  hutchison415@btinternet.com
T:  (044) 01398 341 440

REGIONAL
BOURNEMOUTH
U K
7 May
WESSEX SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW
Kinson Commuity Centre, Bournemouth

REGIONAL
WASHINGTON DC
U S A
12 - 13 May
Potamic Bonsai Association – Annual Bonsai Festival

NATIONAL
BERLIN
GERMANY
13 - 14 May

Our bi-annual Bonsai exhibition in Berlin's Botanical Garden on World Bonsai Day.   We expect some thousand visitors during the weekend, most of them from Germany's capital of course.   To entertain and educate people we will hold numerous Bonsai demonstrations and offer face-to-face consultation for Bonsai newbies. Of course we also invited some Bonsai professionals to offer their trees, Bonsai pots etc; e.g. we expect the renowned art potters Walter Venne and Roman Husmann who sell their pots internationally but also Jacek Rostkowski from Poland and Bonsai-stylist Andrea Melloni from Berlin (he will lead one of the demos).

Details: www.bonsaiclub-berlin.de/html/ausstellung_2017.html
Website of the BCB: www.bonsaiclub-berlin.de


NATIONAL
MILAN
ITALY
12 - 21 May
6th Satsuki Bonsai Festival, with the exhibitions of many old Azalea bonsai in their best period of flowering
Crespi Bonsai, Parabiago, Milan, Italy. Tel +39-0331491850
www.crespibonsai.com info@crespibonsai.com

NATIONAL
STIRLING
SCOTLAND
13 May
Scottish Bonsai Association National Exhibition 10.00 am – 4.00 pm, Mayfield Centre, St. Ninians, Stirling, Scotland. FK7 0BD
Adults £2.00, Seniors £1.50, Juniors (under 12)
Free Club displays by regional member clubs plus traders
Contact: jeffbanning@btinternet.com or call 07799477895

INTERNATIONAL
13 May
World Bonsai Day will be celebrated at many locations worldwide. for more information: http://www.rosadebonsai.com/. For the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum. http://www.usna.usda.gov/Gardens/collections/bonsai.html.

REGIONAL
PIRBRIGHT SURREY
U K
14 May
Surrey Heath Bonsai Society Summer Show.
Pirbright Village Hall, Dawney Hill Road, Pirbright, Surrey, GU24 0JE
10am - 4pm. Adults £2, Advice and sales table operating all day.
info Chris Rhodes at Chairman@surreyheathbonsai.org.uk

NATIONAL
ENGHIEN
BELGIUM
20 - 21 May
Salon du Bonsai Convention and Exhibition
Demonstrations Tony Tickle Eng. Gunther Cool Bel.
Info josbernard@skynet.be

NATIONAL
BRISBANE
AUSTRALIA
19 - 22 May
The 30th Australian National Bonsai Convention, Royal on the Park, Brisbane.
Hosted by Bonsai Society of Queensland and the Association of Australian Bonsai Clubs
Featuring, Marc Noelanders Belgium, Steve Cullum, Andrew Sellman, Glenn Smith, Albert Garcia, Mark Harris, Glenis Bebb, Lindsay Bebb and Tony Bebb all from Australia

REGIONAL
SHAFTSBURY
U K
21 May
Blackmore Vale Anniversary Exhibition, British Legion Hall, Coppice, Street, Shaftsbury
11.00am – 4.00pm Admission £2.00,
Bonsai demos throughout the day.
Info 01747 853475
www.blackmorevallebonsaigroup.co.uk

REGIONAL
MIDDLESEX
U K
21 May
Middlesex Bonsai Society Annual Show
10.00am -4.00pm, Woodford Hall, Poplars Close, Ruislip ,Middlesex., HA4 7BU
Adults £2 children FOC
Sales tables- advice on the day.
Contact email@domain_name_here.com
www.middlesexbonsaisociety.weebly.com

REGIONAL
BIRMINGHAM
U K
21 May
“Bonsai For All”, Exhibition of specimen trees from many Midland Societies.
Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Westbourne Rd. Birmingham.
Trade and demonstrations from Kevin Willson throughout the day.
Sponsored By Friends of the National Bonsai Collection
Info: mandkhughes795@gmail.com

INTERNATIONAL
CHELSEA
U K
23 - 27 May
Chelsea Royal Flower Show, Royal Hospital Showground. Federation of British Bonsai Societies exhibiting as well as other bonsai exhibitors.
Tickets available from RHS official website
Info: www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/rhs-chelsea-flower-show

REGIONAL
MISSISSIPPI
USA
25 - 28 May
Brussel’s Rendezvous: Brussel’s Bonsai Nursery, 8125 Center Hill Rd, Olive Branch, Mississippi
For information: http://www.sodesoto.com/events/brussels-bonsai-2017-annual-rendezvous/#sthash.rKwjUu8B.dpuf

NATIONAL
ORLADO FL
USA
25 - 28 May
ABS/BSF Convention—Moving American Bonsai Forward.
For information: http://www.absbonsai.org

NATIONAL
NEW YORK STATE
USA
27 - 28 May
2017 Spring Open House International Bonsai Arboretum, West Henrietta New York

NATIONAL
MONTPELLIER
FRANCE
27 - 28 May
The French National Congress in Montpellier pgradt@numericable.fr

INTERNATIONAL
KANUMA CITY
JAPAN
27 May - 5 June

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


REGIONAL
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE
UK
28 May
Chiltern Bonsai Society Show Liston Hall in Marlow, Buckinghamshire,
from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
In conjunction with other local societies, an exhibition of trees and miniature landscapes.
Also demonstrations by Harry Harrington as well as sales of bonsai accessories

REGIONAL
MANCHESTER
UK
29 May
Accrington & District Bonsai Society
Great Harwood Show – Harwood Lane Whalley Rd Great Harwood Lancs BB6 7TB

NATIONAL
EDINBURGH
SCOTLAND
2 - 4 June
Gardening Scotland 2017 10.00 am – 17.00 pm, Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh. EH28 8NB
£16 on Friday and £15 Saturday and Sunday.
The National Gardening and Outdoor Living Show and Scotland’s gardening festival includes displays by the Scottish Bonsai Association, Ayrshire Bonsai Group and the National Bonsai Collection of Scotland Charitable Trust
Contact: Tel: 0131 333 0965. Email: info@gardeningscotland.com

REGIONAL
CHESHIRE
UK
3 - 4 June
Wirral Bonsai Society Exhibition
Trees In Flower ' mainly azaleas but by no means all.
Port Sunlight Garden Centre, The Causeway, Port Sunlight, Wirral, CH62 5D

REGIONAL
ST. ALBANS
UK
3 - 4 June
Mid Herts Bonsai Club, Annual Show, Kingsbury Barn, Branch Rd, St. Albans
Free Entry, Light Refreshments available
See website for directions www.midhertsbonsaiclub.co.uk

INTERNATIONAL
SALZBURG
AUSTRIA
3 - 4 June
International Bonsai- and Kusamono Festival, Hallein
Saturday 3. June 09.00 to 17.00 Sunday from 09.00 to 16.00
4th International exhibition. The location is an old and historical Saltmine. 150 trees from all over Europe are to be exhibited. In the dealer area are about 20 Dealers.
Hallein near Salzburg.
www.bonsaisalzburg.net

INTERNATIONAL
MONACO
9 - 11 June
BONSAI CLUB MONACO INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION ‘Les Jolis Modins de Juin’
Demos. Takeo Kawabe
Exhibits from British Shohin Association
www.lesjolismatinsdejuin.fr

REGIONAL
CALIFORNIA
USA
10 - 11 June
Descanso Bonsai Society, 48th Annual Bonsai Show at Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Drive, La Canada-Flintridge, CA, USA.
9AM to 4 PM with demonstrations at 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.. Show will be held in Van De Kamp Hall. Trees from novice to master exhibitors will be on display. A large selection of trees, pots, plants and bonsai related items will be for sale.
All events are free with Garden admission. Visit our web site, www.descanso-bonsai.com.

REGIONAL
EXMOUTH
DEVON UK
11 June

Bonsai South West 2017
Hosted by Exeter Bonsai Society
The Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth. EX8 2AZ,
Doors open from 10.00am. - 4.30 pm.
For further info:- Brian-01392 437525 or brian.mackichan@mypostoffice.co.uk


REGIONAL
BIRMINGHAM
UK
11 June
Midland Bonsai Society Annual Show, Birmingham Botanical Gardens

REGIONAL
SUSSEX
UK
11 June
EASTBOURNE & WEALDEN BONSAI SHOW 2017
Herstmonceux Village Hall, Herstmonceux, East Sussex, BN27 4JX. 10am – 4pm. Adm: £2.50.
Demonstration throughout the day by: David Penny, Paul Eslinger.
Reg Bolton Judging talking on bonsai.
Also: Chinese Painting, Trade Stands, Beginners Advice, Refreshments.
Contact: Brian Dale, 01323 731369. www.eandwbonsaiclub.co.uk >

REGIONAL
AUSTIN/TX
USA
17 June
Shohin Society of Texas: For information: Steven Hendricks at stevenhendricks@sbcglorbal.net.

REGIONAL
NORTHAMPTONSHIRE
UK
17 - 18 June
The Northamptonshire Bonsai Society Annual Show Moulton Guilde Hall, Barlow Lane, Moulton, Northamptonshire, NN37SZ.

REGIONAL
NORTH CAROLINA
USA
23 - 25 June
US National Shohin Bonsai Exhibition
Kannapolis, North Carolina. Kannapolis, North Carolina.
Kannapolis is 30 miles north of Charlotte, North Carolina.
For information: https://valavanisbonsaiblog.com/2017/01/06/us-national-shohin-bonsai-exhibition/

REGIONAL
MANCHESTER
UK
24 - 25 June
Accrington & District Bonsai Society
Haworth Art Gallery Exhibition – 24/25th June Haworth Park Manchester Rd Accrington Lancs BB5 2JS
Tel - 01254 233782

REGIONAL
BEDFORDSHIRE
UK
24 - 25 June
Bedfordshire Bonsai Society Show, Poplars Garden Centre, Harlington Rd, Toddington, Beds. LU5 6HE
10.00am – 16.00pm
Contact Tel 07860 682 161
email: bedsbonsai@hotmail.co.uk
http://bedfordshirebonsaisociety.weebly.com/

REGIONAL
ENFIELD LONDON
UK
25 June
Bonsai Traders Association
Capel Manor, Enfield, Middlesex. EN1 4RQ.
Adm: £5.50 1000-1600.hrs
Contact: Ken Lever 020.86698847 Email: info@windybankbonsai.co.uk

NATIONAL
CHESHIRE
U K
26 - 28 June
Cheshire Bonsai Society exhibits at RHS Flower Show Tatton Park

REGIONAL
CHESHIRE
U K
1 July
MANCHESTER BONSAI SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW
10 am to 4 pm, at Lymm United Reformed Church, Brookfield Road, off Eagle Brow (A6144), Lymm, Cheshire, WA13 0QL.
Car park on Davies Way, WA13 0WQ.
Details: www.manchesterbonsaisociety.org.uk

REGIONAL
CHICHESTER SUSSEX
UK
8 - 9 July
CHICHESTER BONSAI EXHIBITION 2017
Manor Nursery, Pagham Road, Runcron, Chichester. PO20 1LJ.

REGIONAL
PURWOREJO
JAVA
2 - 10 Aug
Bonsai of the 5 cities presentation : A regional exhibition held by The Indonesian Bonsai Society Purworejo Chapter that will be held in Purworejo, Central Java from 2 to 10 August 2017.

REGIONAL
MANCHESTER
UK
12 - 13 Aug
Accrington & District Bonsai Society
Barton Grange Garden Centre Summer Show - Garstang Rd Brock Preston PR3 0BT
Tel- 01995 642900

REGIONAL
CHICAGO/IL
USA
18 - 20 Aug
Mid-American Bonsai Exhibition: For information, http://www.midwestbonsai.org/august-exhibition/about/

REGIONAL
MONTREAL
CANADA
26 - 28 Aug
Montreal Bonsai Society – Annual Exhibit. For information: https://www.bonsaimontreal.com

REGIONAL
CHESHIRE
UK
26 - 28 Aug
Wirral Bonsai Society Annual Show
Gordale Garden Centre, Chester High Road, Burton, South Wirral. CH64 8F

NATIONAL
WARSAW
POLAND
31 Aug - 2 Sept
Hala Expo XXI Pradzynskiego 12/14 Warsaw,Poland. Euro 3 1000-1800.hrs Details: Marek Gajda +48.602246660 m.gajda@ogrodybonsai.com.pl

NATIONAL
MALMO
SWEDEN
2 - 3 Sept
Swedish Bonsai Association, Annual Show
10am - 4pm. Admission free, Advice and sales table operating all day. Demo, workshop, exhibition,
Info Maria Aborelius at sodra@bonsaisallskapet.se

NATIONAL
St. JEAN D’ANGELEY
FRANCE
9 - 10 Sept
National French exhibition of Mame/Shohin
Contact : 33 5 46 32 00 43 www.ffbonsai.com

INTERNATIONAL
MILAN
ITALY
15 - 17 Sept
International Bonsai & Suiseki Meeting - Crespi Cup 2017 with five exhibition contests of bonsai, shohin, suiseki and pots for expert and amateurs
On the occasion of this edition of the event, it is expected the presence of important international guests who will held technical demonstrations, courses and workshop.
The entrance, as usual, will be free for the visitors
Crespi Bonsai, Parabiago, Milan, Italy Tel +39-0331491850 www.crespibonsai.com info@crespibonsai.com

REGIONAL
BIRMINGHAM
U K
17 Sept
South Staffs Bonsai Society Annual Show.
Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Westbourne Rd. Birmingham.
10.30am – 4.30pm Large exhibition with other local societies.
Demos throughout the day.
Info: davidbarnsley@blueyonder.co.uk

INTERNATIONAL
BURY LANCASHIRE
U K
7 - 8 Oct
BONSAI EUROPA 2017, over 150 trees and 25 traders from across Europe
Lectures and demonstrations from special guests
Tree submission closing date June 30th 2017
Info: bonsaieuropa2017@gmail.com

REGIONAL
ASHVILLE/NC
USA
14 Oct

REGIONAL
BARNSLEY
UK
15 Oct
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: office@bonsai.co.uk www.bonsaitraders.co.uk/

NATIONAL
HEATHROW
UK
22 Oct
Heathrow Bonsai Show
Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 1PB
Adm: £3 & Children/OAP £2
Times: 1000 - 1600.hrs
Demonstrating: John Hanby
Contact: Mark & Ming Chen Moreland 07850.771201
Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
Website: www.heathrowbonsai.weebly.com

NATIONAL
CALIFORNIA
USA
25 - 30 Oct
GOLDEN STATE BONSAI FEDERATION: GSBF 40TH CONVENTION
at the Riverside Convention Center.
For information see http://www.gsbfconvention.org.

INTERNATIONAL
MEISE
BELGIUM
1 - 5 Nov
40 YEAR VLAAMSE BONSAIVERENIGING.
Final event. Several exhibitions. International demonstrators. Workshops. National Botanical Garden, Meise www.vlaamsebonsai.be/

REGIONAL
AUSTIN /TX
USA
5 Nov
SHOHIN SOCIETY OF TEXAS. For information: Steven Hendricks at stevenhendricks@sbcglobal.net

INTERNATIONAL
CHANGHUA
TAIWAN
3 - 11 Nov
2017 BCI and the 14th Asia-Pacific Bonsai & Suiseki Convention and Exhibition
Demos. Xiao-Fong Wu, Argentina. Lindsay Bebb, Australia. Carlos Tramujas, Brazil. Chuan-Gang Liu, China Shuli Fan, China, Juan Andrade, Costa Rica. Václav Novák, Czech. Darrieux Laurent, France Nikunj Parekh & Jyoti_Parekh, India Budi Sulistyo, Indonesia. Moshe Emergui, Israel. Kim Seok Ju, Korea Michael Siow, Malaysia. Enrique Castaño, Mexico. Vic Ceballos,Philippines. Jose Luis Rodrigue, Puerto Rico David Benavente, Spain. Chung-Hung Lee, Taiwan. Jian-Chang Wu, Taiwan. Jian-Liang Chen, Taiwan Yuan-Fa Zhuang, Taiwan. Zi-Jing Yan, Taiwan. Michael Hagedorn, USA. Nacho Marin, Venezuela Gudrun Benz, Germany.

Info;- bci2017aspac14@gmail.com or seanschuang@yahoo.com.tw


NATIONAL
PORT ELIZABETH
SOUTH AFRICA
17 - 19 Nov
SOUTH AFRICAN BONSAI ASSOCIATION CONVENTION
Hosted by Eastern Province Bonsai Society Demos Juan Llaga
Email: convention2017@epbonsai.co.za
Web: www.epbonsai.co.za/convention.html

INTERNATIONAL
KYOTO
JAPAN
18 - 21 Nov
37TH TAIKAN-TEN EXHIBITION
9-1,Okazaki Seisyoji-cho,Sakyo-ku,Kyoto, 606-8343 200
Displays,-sales area
Admission 900 yen
Biggest bonsai exhibition in Kansai area

REGIONAL
WASHINGTON DC
USA
? Nov
AKI MATSURI FESTIVAL

 

2018

 

NATIONAL
PUNE
INDIA
Feb
Convention 4 days, large exhibition of many trees.
Trade areas and workshops for registrants.
Info: info@bonsainamaste.com

INTERNATIONAL
ARCO
ITALY
4 - 6 May
European Bonsai Association, European Suiseki Association and UBI Congress.
Demonstrations by Hotsumi Terakawa. Venue: Congress Centre, Casino Municipal, Arco

INTERNATIONAL
ROCHESTER
USA
8 - 9 Sept
6th U.S. National Bonsai Exhibition Total Sports Experience (TSE)
435 West Commercial Street East Rochester, NY 14445
Demos. Peter Warren, England Enrique Castano, PhD, Mexico Tony Tickle, England Minoru Akiyama, Japan
Suiseki Japanese Viewing Stones by Sean L. Smith, Pennsylvania

INTERNATIONAL
MULHOUSE
FRANCE
12 - 14 Oct
BCI 2018, Mulhouse City will host this event to include the French Bonsai Federation convention, the French Suiseki Federation convention and about 10 other exhibitions

NATIONAL
HEATHROW
UK
21 Oct
Heathrow Bonsai Show
Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 1PB
Adm: £3 & Children/OAP £2
Times: 1000 - 1600.hrs
Demonstrating: TBA
Contact: Mark & Ming Chen Moreland 07850.771201
Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
Website: www.heathrowbonsai.weebly.com