2019

 

INTERNATIONAL
GENK
BELGIUM
9 - 10 Feb
20th TROPHY, Genk, Belgium
8 demonstrators, Exhibition, bonsai market with over 90 traders, ...
More info: bonsaiassociation.be/trophy

INTERNATIONAL
TOKYO
JAPAN
9 - 17 Feb
93rd Kokufu-ten Exhibition 2019
Part 1; Feb. 9 to 12 (9:30 to 17:30, 12nd 9:30 to 15:30)
Part 2; Feb. 14 to 17 (9:30 to 17:30, 17th 9:30 to 15:30)
Place; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum in Ueno Park, Tokyo
Admission Fee; JPY 1000 (Group reduction for party over 20 people, JPY700)

NATIONAL
MILAN
ITALY
22 - 24 Feb
“4th Bonsai Shohin Festival” - NATIONAL EVENT
An extraordinary exhibition where there will be wonderful shohin in their winter dress, displayed in composition or even singularly from collectors and enthusiasts from all over Italy and from different European countries. More than 100 shohin on display
Exceptional guest: master Hiroki Miura
Technical courses by master Hiroki Miura
Free didactic laboratories by the Crespi Bonsai’s staff
Venue: Headquarter Crespi Bonsai, Parabiago (Milan)
Info: crespibonsai.com

NATIONAL
SWINDON
UK
24 Feb
Swindon Bonsai Society Winter Image Show
Stratton Leisure Centre, Grange Drive, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon, Wiltshire. SN3 4JY
Adm: £5. Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs.
Contact: Paul Bowerbank 07982 401103
Email: paulbowerbank@lineone.net
Web: www.swindon-bonsai.co.uk

NATIONAL
HARLINGTON
MIDDLESEX
UK
7 Apr
Expo Bonsai UK
Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 1PB
Adm: £5, Times: 10:00 - 16:00 hrs
Contact: Mark Moreland 07850 771201
Email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
Web: ExpobonsaiUK.weebly.com

NATIONAL
HOUSTON
USA
11 - 14 April
Bonsai on the Bayou, the Lone Star Bonsai Federation and American Bonsai Society’s Annual Convention
featuring Ryan Neil, Boon Manakitivipart, Will Baddeley, Enrique Castaño, Danny Coffey, Mike Serant, Brussell Martin, Dave Kreutz, Clark Long, Byron Myrick and Mark Rhyne
held at the Houston Marriott Westchase, 2900 Briar Park Drive, Houston, TX 77042
For details, visit facebook.com/HoustonBonsai

NATIONAL
OLOMOUC
CZECH REPUBLIC
25 - 28 April
Flora Olomouc, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Annual Congress and Exhibition of Czech Bonsai Association (CBA)
Demonstration S. Papp / HUN and P. Slovak / CZ
Information: info@cba-bonsai.cz
www.cba-bonsai.cz

NATIONAL
ARCO
ITALY
26 - 28 April
XVIII Arco Bonsai Trophy, Municipal Casino, Arco
Displays from Italian Bonsai Clubs
Demonstrations by Mauro Stemberger and Mostra Suiseki

NATIONAL
OSTENDE
BELGIUM
4 May
Expo Bonsai UK
Algemene vergadering Vlaamse Bonsaivereniging exhibition, demonstration Yannick Kiggen more info:
Web: vlaamsebonsai.be

INTERNATIONAL
ALBI
FRANCE
10 - 12 May
European Bonsai Association Annual Congress in association with the French Federation of Bonsai
To be held in Albi near Toulouse in southern France.
The 2019 EBA Convention, organised by the FFB (French Bonsai Federation) and hosted by the Albi Bonsai Club (Bonsai Club de l’Albigeois) will take place at the beautiful medieval town of Albi (“UNESCO World Heritage”) near Toulouse (France)
Info: pierre.bedes@wanadoo.fr

NATIONAL
NOTTINGHAM
UK
18 - 19 May
Greenwood Bonsai Maple Weekend, Ollerton Road, Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 8PR
Entry: Free 10.00 -17.00 hrs
Contact: Corin Tomlinson 0115 9205757 Email: office@bonsai.co.uk
Website: www.bonsai.co.uk

NATIONAL
ENGHEIM
BELGIUM
18 - 19 May
Algemene vergadering Vlaamse Bonsaivereniging exhibition, demonstration Yannick Kiggen
More info: vlaamsebonsai.be/

NATIONAL
MILAN
ITALY
18 - 26 May
8th Satsuki Bonsai Festival
A unique exhibition of the extraordinary Azaleas Satsuki, all bonsai created by the masters of the renowned Satsuki Bonsai Association of Kanuma (Japan), famous the world over for the cultivation of Azaleas. More than 50 Azalea bonsai on display.
Free didactic laboratories by the Crespi Bonsai’s staff
Venue: Headquarter Crespi Bonsai, Parabiago (Milan) Info www.crespibonsai.com

INTERNATIONAL
CHELSEA
LONDON
21 - 25 May
FOBBs Bonsai Display Royal Horticulural Society Chelsea Flower Show
Royal Hospital Chelsea, London. SW3 4SR
Contact: Tony McKenzie 07837 577680
Email: am.pm@talk21.com

REGIONAL
EXMOUTH
UK
9 June
BONSAI SOUTH WEST 2019
Exmouth Pavilion, Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ, UK

NATIONAL
BIRMINGHAM
UK
13 - 16 June
Gardeners World Live and with Good Food Show NEC Birmingham
South Staffs Bonsai Society exhibit
Daily 9:00 – 18:00 hrs
Contact: mandkhughes795@gmail.com

NATIONAL
KANNAPOLIS
N CAROLINA
USA
28 - 30 June
2019 2nd US Shohin Bonsai Exhibition
North Carolina Research campus, Kannapolis
Demonstrations, workshops and Sales area
Featuring Minoru Akiyama, Japan, and Peter Warren, UK and USA Shohin specialists
www.internationalbonsai.com

NATIONAL
BRISTOL
UK
18 Aug
Bristol Bonsai Society Annual Show 2019
A National Open Show. Failand Hall, Failand, nr. Bristol Oxhouse Lane, BS8 3TS
All bonsai enthusiasts UK are welcome to submit pictures to Dan Barton of trees they would like considered for the show.
Vendors will trade for FREE on the outside lawn but must provide their own tables/chairs/gazebos etc.
All enquiries for the show to Dan Barton Tel: 01275 393010 Email: dantheman.barton@sky.com

NATIONAL
NOTTINGHAM
UK
7 - 8 Sept
Greenwood Bonsai Bash Show, Ollerton Road, Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 8PR
Entry: Free 10.00 -17.00 hrs
Contact: Corin Tomlinson 0115 9205757 Email: office@bonsai.co.uk
Website: www.bonsai.co.uk

INTERNATIONAL
MILAN
ITALY
13- 15 Sept
13th International Bonsai & Suiseki Meeting - CRESPI CUP 2019 An event that has grown over the years of presenting. Bonsai, suiseki with exceptionally high-level pots. To make the International Meeting of Bonsai & Suiseki one of the most prestigious events dedicated to bonsai and suiseki. More than 250 among bonsai, shohin, suiseki and pots displayed
Immerse yourself in the world of bonsai and suiseki and discover the ancient oriental disciplines.
Exceptional guests: master Shinji Suzuki, and master Sadamitsu Kataoka - stage name Koshousen -Leaving National Treasure - Yamaaki Company Tokoname
Five exhibitions/competitions: Crespi Bonsai Cup, Crespi Shohin Cup, Enthusiast’s Exhibition, Crespi Suiseki Cup and Crespi Pot Cup
Free guided tours by the experts.
Free lessons and free didactic laboratories by the Crespi Bonsai’s staff
Venue: Headquarter Crespi Bonsai, Parabiago (Milan)
Info: www.crespicup.it

NATIONAL
BURY
MANCHESTER
UK
14 - 15 Sept
UK National Bonsai Show
Castle Leisure Centre, Bolton Street, Bury, Greater Manchester. BL9 0EZ
Adm: £15 Day or £25 Weekend
09.30 - 17.00 & 09.30 - 16.00 hrs
Demonstrations by Bjorn Bjorholm - Rafael Torres.
Exhibition of over 100 museum quality bonsai from across the UK and Europe.
Over 25 Specialist Bonsai Traders from the UK and Europe.
Contact: Tony Tickle 07802 837739
Email: nationalbonsai@gmail.com
www.nationalbonsaishow.co.uk

NATIONAL
HAMILTON
NEW ZEALAND
11 - 13 Oct
2019 New Zealand Bonsai Convention, Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton, New Zealand
Featuring Suthin Sukosolvisit
New Zealand demonstrators and the largest ever exhibition of Bonsai in New Zealand with the NZBA National Show and displays from the Hamilton, Rotorua and Bay of Plenty Bonsai clubs.
Further details at bonsaiconvention.net.nz

NATIONAL
MIDDLESEX
UK
20 Oct
Heathrow Bonsai Club Show
Featuring Club displays of members’ trees from over 30 UK based bonsai clubs.
Harlington Sports Centre, Pinkwell Lane, Harlington, Middlesex. UB3 IPB
Adm: £3 Children - 12 FREE: 10.00 – 16.00 hrs
Contact: Mark Moreland 07850 771201
email: markmoreland@live.co.uk
www.heathrowbonsai.weebly.com

INTERNATIONAL
PRETORIA
SOUTH AFRICA
24 - 27 Oct
The 5th African Bonsai Convention, Pretoria South Africa
Contact Org Exley : Org@ntp.co.za