Calendar of National and Regional Events

January 2013:
Fri. - Sun., Jan. 25 - 27 - Three Friends of Winter Show
The Three Friends of Winter is a winter silhouette show at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Featuring some of the top deciduous trees from the Garden's collection, as well as some select invited trees, all shown in their bare winter state. This is a don't miss show, highlighting the best that bonsai can be.
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April 2013:
Sat. & Sun., April ? - Indianapolis Bonsai Exhibit
The Indianapolis Bonsai Society is having a Bonsai Exhibit at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. For more information, go to: http://www.indybonsai.org/page11.html
May 2013:
Sat. & Sun., May 11-12 - Michgan All-State Show
The Michigan All-State Show is held at the Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids, MI. Go to: www.wmbonsai.org/index.htm for more information.
Sat., May 11 - Fort Wayne Spring Show

The Fort Wayne Spring Show is held at the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory in Fort Wayne, IN.

Sat. & Sun., May 18 - 19 - Midwest Bonsai Society Spring Show
The Midwest Bonsai Society Spring show will be held at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Go to: www.midwestbonsai.org/show.htm for more information.
Fri., Sat. & Sun., Memorial Day Weekend - Rendezvous
Rendezvous is the annual convention held at Brussel's Bonsai, right outside of Memphis, TN. Go to: http://www.brusselsbonsai.com for more information.
June 2013:
Fri & Sat., June 7-9 - International Arboretum Collegium, Rochester, NY
Rochester, NY - for more information and this year's topic, go to: The International Bonsai Homepage
Sat. - Sun., June ? - 40th Annual Detroit Bonsai Show
Detroit, Michigan. Got to: www.fourseasonsbonsai.com for more information.
July 2013:
August 2013:
Thu. - Sun., August TBA - Wisconsin State Fair Bonsai Show
The Mikwaukee Bonsai Society's annual state fair show. For more information, go to:
http://www.milwaukeebonsai.org/mbs_event_schedule.html
Fri., Sat. & Sun., Aug. 16-18 - Midwest Bonsai Society presents the Mid-America Bonsai Show
The 36th Mid-America Bonsai Exhibit will be held at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Go to: www.midwestbonsai.org/show.htm for more information.
September 2013:
Sat. & Sun., Sept. 12-15 - ABS Learning Seminar
The 2013 American Bonsai Society Learning Seminar in Saratoga Springs, NY. For more information go to their website:
http://www.loveofbonsai.com/
Sat. & Sun., Sept. TBA - Milwaukee Bonsai Society Show
Sat. - Sun., Sept. TBA - Prairie State Show
Held at the Morton Arboretum, 25 miles west of Chicago. Go to http://www.mortonarb.org for directions.
Sat., Sept. TBA - Fort Wayne Fall Show
The Fort Wayne Fall Show is held at the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory in Fort Wayne, IN.
October 2013:
Sat. & Sun., Oct. 12 & 13 - Carolina Bonsai Expo
One of the last big regional bonsai shows of the season, the Carolina Bonsai Expo is a great event held every year down in Asheville, NC at the North Carolina Arboretum. A great show worth the drive down. More information at: http://www.ncarboretum.org/plan-a-visit/events/carolina-bonsai-expo
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