June 21-24 The Rocky Mountain Bonsai Society is honored to host Visions of the American West the American Bonsai Society (ABS) & Bonsai Clubs International(BCI) Convention. Visions of the American West is bringing in top talent from all over the world to the beautiful Rocky Mountains and the Mile High City, Denver Colorado. The Denver Marriott Tech Center is opening their doors of hospitality to be our host site! More information and registration forms can be found at http:/www.bonsai2012.org
11-12 August - Southeastern Regional Bonsai Show. Featuring Ryan Neil at the Cheekwood Botanical Garden, Nashville, TN. For more information www.nashvillebonsai.com
17-19 Augest - 35th Annual Mid-American Bonsai Show. Featuring Peter Warren. Presented by the Midwest Bonsai Society at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Details can be found at www.midwestbonsai.org
14-16 September - Pacific Northwest Bonsai Club Association (PNBCA) Convention XXIII at the Hilton Hotel at Vancouver, WA near Portland, OR. Hosted by the Bonsai Society of Portland and featuring Marco Invernizzi (Italy), Peter Warren (U.K.), and U.S. talents Ted Matson, Dave DeGroot, Jim Gremel, Michael Hagedorn, Joe Harris III and Scott Elser. For details visit http://www.portlandbonsai.org or call Jan Hettick at (503)504-7760.
22 September - Bonsai Society of South Jersey Announces Its Second Annual Bonsai Exhibition Saturday, September 22nd, 10AM to 4PM Clover Garden Center, 1017 So. Church Street, Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054 Admission is Free. Contact Tom De Simone at 609 405-6178 For More Information.. http://www.southjerseybonsai.com/
24-28 October - Golden State bonsai Federation 35th Annucal Convention "Calafornia Dreaming". Featuring Ryan Neil, Kevin Wilson, and David Nguy. More information to come. Check the website: www.gsbfconvention.org/
12 & 13 November - Wigert's Bonsai 6th Annual Open House.Featuring Bonsai Master Pedro Morales from Puerto Rico (leading expert on Tropical Bonsai). Join us for FREE demonstrations daily by Pedro Morales, Yrene Vasquez & Adam Lavigne. Vendors, raffles, bonsai styling competitions, BYOT exhibit with critique by Pedro Morales. Contact Andrea Wigert for more information (239) 543-2234 www.wigertsbonsai.com
18-21 November - ASPAC Asia Pacific Bonsai and Suiseki Convention and Exhibition at Sunport Takamatsu (Kagawa-ken), Japan. Tour the bonsai area of Kinashi Kokubunji. Details from http://www.aspac-takamatsu.jp or email: email@example.com/. Join us for the tour! Details and signup at http://www.bonsai-bci.com/Japan_tour-11/tour2011.html