European Bonsai San show, Saulieu
Destination Saulieu for October 14 and 15! – that is the European Bonsai-San Show to be held in Saulieu, Burgundy. A great show will be held in the exhibition ground in the presence of prestigious guests, and where a red carpet will lead visitors to the trees on display and taking part in the competition. On Sunday, Luis Vallejo, Spanish bonsai artist and founder and director of the Alcobendas museum near Madrid, will give a talk on “Nature and Time”, a poetic journey through his garden and his bonsai collection that will re ect time passing and the seasons. David Benavente from Spain, Peter Warren from the United Kingdom and Michael Tran from Germany will simultaneously give demonstration during the two- day show on a 360° platform, and will be at the forefront of the public.
Over one hundred Japanese and European trees of the highest standard will be displayed. The best trees will be rewarded with four “Best of the Show” prizes and a special prize will be given to the most beautiful tree in the exhibition. The show’s ten partners will vote for their best tree in their chosen category and Esprit Bonsai International will present an original, signed photograph by Yvon Boelle for the best deciduous tree. One of the largest professional markets in Europe will be open during the two days. The weekend is predicted to be a thrilling event in the heart of Burgundy.
Parc des expositions Jean Bertin
Rue de la Gare 21210 Saulieu, France
Hours: Saturday from 9.30 a.m. to 6.00 p.m., Sunday from 9.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Entrance fee: €20 for one day,
€25 for the weekend.