All Exhibits are on view in the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum at the U.S. National Arboretum, daily 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
May 13 – 15, 2017 - Annual Potomac Bonsai Association – Bonsai Festival
May 14, 2017 - World Bonsai Day
May 27 – June 4, 2017 – Satsuki Azalea Bonsai Exhibit: Putting on the Glitz
In Japan, it is said that the beauty of an azalea bonsai in bloom is like the beauty of a courtesan dressed in her finest brocade kimono. Breathtaking blossoms cover the late-blooming Satsuki azaleas, miniature in form, but covered with full-sized flowers. This annual spring exhibit showcases the most spectacular examples.
October 6, 2017 – National Bonsai Foundation Annual Board Meeting and Dedication of the renovated Japanese Pavilion
October 6 – 9, 2017 – Ikebana International 60th Anniversary Exhibition
November 4, 2017 - 2nd annual Aki Matsuri
November 4 – 12, 2017 – Bonsai Fall Foliage Exhibit