© 2019 by Steven Zeisel

KANNAPOLIS, NORTH CAROLINA USA

WINTER SILHOUETTE BONSAI SHOW

Free admission

DECEMBER 7 & 8, 2019

Demos by world-class bonsai artists William Valavanis, Tyler Sherrod, Owen Reich and Rodney Clemons

Remaining (as of October 31)
Exhibitor spots: all taken (waitng list)
Vendor spots:  all taken (waitng list)
Banquet: 56 reservations received
             Deadline Nov 11

Saturday and Sunday

DECEMBER 7 & 8,  2019

FREE Admission to exhibition, bonsai demos and vendors.

This is the 7th year for this nationally recognized show. It is held in what is likely the most elegant location for a bonsai show - a 4 story marble lined atrium. Many say this is their favorite show of the year, where trees are exhibited in their winter best form.  Exhibitors and vendors come from all over the country.  Demos by world-class bonsai artists William Valavanis, Owen Reich, Tyler Sherrod and Rodney Clemons.  Bonsai auction Saturday evening.  Banquet dinner by reservation Saturday evening.

Location

North Carolina Research Campus, 150 N Research Campus Drive, Kannapolis, NC 28081.

 

The campus is located 3 miles off I-85 at Exit 60. Turn NW toward Kannapolis, drive 3.2 miles, turn right on South Main St., drive 1 mile to campus on left.

Nearest Airport - Charlotte Douglas International (CLT)  30-40 min drive

Free Parking

Setup - exhibitors and vendors 

Friday DECEMBER 6, 2019  5 PM - 7PM

 

Saturday December 7, 2019 

Open to public 10 AM-5 PM

Bonsai demos 10 AM Owen Reich 

    and 1 PM William Valavanis

5 PM Bonsai auction AT EXHIBIT SITE

7 PM  Dinner Banquet at exhibit site by reservation only

Sunday December 8, 2019

Bonsai Critique by WIlliam Valavanis  8:30 AM -10 AM 

Open to public 10 AM-3 PM

Bonsai demos 10 AM  Tyler Sherrod

   and 1 PM Rodney Clemons

3 PM Show closes

Vendors who will be at the show:

Adams Bonsai

Bella Bonsai

Bonsai Learning Center

Sonny Boggs Pottery

Brawley Bonsai

Buechele Bonsai

Cartrett Bonsai

Charlotte Bonsai

Clark Bonsai

Comstock Bonsai

Carolina Bonsai

International Bonsai

Johnson Bonsai

Lang Bonsai Containers

Majeske Scrolls

Miller Bonsai

PFM Bonsai

Port City Bonsai 

Stands and Stones
Skursky Bonsai

Soldano Ceramics

Superfly Bonsai

Thomas Bonsai

Waldo Street Pottery

Exhibitors:

Andes

Andrews

Arpag

Blanton

Buechle

Castillo

Charlesworth

Clark

Clemons

Cooper

Hartman

Humphrey

Joura

Kempinski

Kimball

Lauer

Leister

Levin

Martin

McAtee

Mercer/Russell

Mitchell

Muth

Noga

Reich

Robison

Sherrod

Tran

Valavanis

Zeisel

Dinner reservations:

Aikins  1

Andes  1

Arpag 1

Bausman  1

Blanton . 2

Boggs . 2

Brawley 1

Charlesworth . 4

Clemons  1

Cooper  1

Cuan  1

Fahey 2

Heise 1

Homa 2

Hull  1

Humphrey 1

Lages  1

Lang  2

Lauer  2

MacKay  2

Martin   1

McAtee  2

Mercer 1

Murphy 1

Muth  2

Noga  2

Reich  1

Russell 2

Sherrod  1

Soldano  2

Thomas  2

Tran 1

Tsuruitis  2

Turner   2

Valavanis  2

Ward  2

Zeisel  2

 
 

No reservations needed to attend the show or lectures.

Admission is Free

RESERVE AN 8 FOOT EXHIBIT TABLE. FULL BUT we can waitlist all tables will have black table cloths that we provide. SOME OF THE TABLES WILL HAVE BLACK DRAPE, OTHERS WILL BE AGAINST MARBLE WALLS.  There is no charge for exhibiting.

RESERVE VENDING SPACE.  FULL BUT we can waitlist you PLAN ON SPACE FOR 2 6-FOOT TABLES.  VENDORS agree to donate items to the saturday night auction (at least $100 value).

BONSAI SHOW BANQUET

Saturday December 7, 2019

7 PM

Cost: $35 by check or cash at show (must reserve spot by November 11th, 2019).  Wine and Beer available. 

Location: Second floor of exhibit site.

Four dinner stations

Southern Comfort Station

Shrimp & Grits

Baked Mac 'n' Cheese

Garden Green Salad, 

Asian Station

Chicken Satay

Thai Noodle Salad

Stir Fried Vegetables

Italian Station

House Made Meatballs

Pasta Two Ways - Penne w/ Marinara, Linguini w/ Alfredo

Caesar Salad

Dessert Station

Mini cheesecakes, mini cookie sandwiches, brownie bites

Beverages

Sweetened iced tea, unsweetened iced tea, water. 

 
 

SATURDAY DECEMBER 7, 2019

SUNDAY DECEMBER 8, 2019

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150 N. Research Campus Drive

Kannapolis, NC 28081