The 15th Annual Texas Bamboo Festival was held on Saturday and Sunday, August 25 - 26, 2007 at Zilker Botanical Garden, Austin, Texas. Saturday 10am - 6 pm Sunday 10am - 5 pm Map for Extra Parking Area
Celebrating the wonders of bamboo with presentations, demonstrations and educational information. Bamboo plants and crafts for sale.
Make your own bamboo tile jewelry - Lisa Coltman & Spirit Mama
- Bamboo Kite Making Workshop by Greg Kono * Register for Kite Workshop Here*
- Bamboos of Southeast Asia - a presentation by Harry Simmons
- Bamboo 101 for Beginners
Saturday 2pm - Jayne Willingham
Sunday 11:30 am - Judith Bussey
- The Nature and Spirit of Japanese Gardens - a lecture & 2 screen slide show by Dr. Molly Ogorzaly
- Pests that Bother Bamboo - a presentation by Steve Muzos, President of the Texas Bamboo Society
Bamboo Music - by Jose' Albornoz of the Wayanay Inka
Texas Bamboo Society Annual Meeting Saturday 5 pm
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The Annual Texas Bamboo Festival is the annual fund raiser for the Texas Bamboo Society Chapter of the American Bamboo Society, a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization. Proceeds are used to provide research, information, education, assistance to public bamboo gardens, support for bamboo artists, and to bring new varieties to the multi-state region represented by the Texas Bamboo Society.
The Second Annual Southeast Texas Bamboo Festival was held at the Buu Mon Buddhist Temple, Port Arthur, TX on Saturday and Sunday Oct. 27-28, 2007.