Celebrate the Wonders of Bamboo at the 28th Texas Bamboo Festival November 5-6, 2022 at Zilker Botanical Garden, Austin, Texas Saturday 10 am-5 pm, Sunday 10am - 3:30 pm
Bamboo Plants & Crafts for Sale * Talk to Experts & Local Growers * Silent Auction
This is an opportunity to talk to many bamboo experts who have been working with and growing bamboo for 20 - 30 years so bring all your bamboo questions!
Bamboo Plants for Sale - The bamboo plants that will be offered for sale have been propagated by our special Texas Bamboo Society Members.
Saturday 12:30pm Bamboo Basics Presentation by Carole Meckes
Carole has been growing bamboo for 31 years and manages an acre of bamboo using simple hand tools.
Paintings and Jewelry by Sung Cha Brooks
- Michael Schaefer Garden Structures, Bamboo Construction, Bamboo Removal + Martial Arts
Bamboo Branch - Bamboo poles, Garden Stakes, Special Bamboo Pieces, Bamboo Beads & hand crafted bamboo jewelry
Bamboo Reflections - Native American Flutes - locally made
Bill's Tool Sharpening - contact Bill
Silent Auction - A unique collection of bamboo oddities up for silent auction. If you would like to donate some bamboo items for the silent auction - please send email
There is still space to add a few more vendors - so let's hear from you!
See pictures from which was held just after the Covid restrictions were lifted and the festival was held outdoor in the Oak Grove at Zilker Botanical Garden. the 27th Texas Bamboo Festival
Browse the History of the 27 different Texas Bamboo Festivals which began in 1993!
The 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.
Become a member of the Texas Bamboo Society Chapter of the American Bamboo Society