Frequently Asked Questions
What is bonsai and brews?
Bonsai & Brews is a fun and creative workshop-style event hosted in collaboration with local breweries in the Tampa Bay area. During this 2-hour hands-on experience, you will create your own bonsai tree from scratch with guidance from local bonsai artists, as well as learn the basics of care from before you take home your own living masterpiece!
How much does it cost to attend an event?
The cost of attending an event is $75 per person, and includes:
- Your choice of a tropical species pre-bonsai tree
- Your choice of a glazed ceramic pot
- Wire, bonsai soil, and substrate
- Hands-on instruction to style and care for your new miniature masterpiece from award-winning bonsai artists
- Aftercare instructions and guidance
- Use of all tools and supplies necessary to create your bonsai are provided for Bonsai & Brews, and also available for purchase to take home at the end of the workshop.
How can I book an event?
What do I need to bring to an event?
Can I bring a friend, does every attendee need a ticket?
Of course, you can bring a friend. The more the merrier! 😊 However, please note that each person should have a ticket to attend. If your friend does not have a ticket, due to limited seating availability we can not guarantee that you can sit together, if at all. You can book a ticket online up until the start of the event, or with the host at the venue, subject to availability. 🍻
Are brews included in the ticket price?
No, drinks are not included in the ticket price. Bonsai & Brews is hosted in collaboration with local breweries, we bring the bonsai, the brewery offers the brews! Each ticket price covers the cost of the bonsai tree, the pot, the soil, the wire and supplies, as well as hands-on instruction from multiple award-winning bonsai artists.
Are tickets transferrable?
Yes, tickets are transferable! If you cannot attend an event, you can transfer your ticket to any of our upcoming events, or give your ticket to someone else. However, you need to inform us of the change at least 24 hours before the event. Contact Us with your name, date, and location of the event, and the upcoming event of your choosing or the name of the person who will take your place. 🌱
Can I cancel my booking and get a refund?
Yes, you can cancel your booking and get a refund, but you need to do so at least 48 hours before the event. All tickets are also transferrable to any Bonsai & Brews event. To cancel your booking, please contact us at email@example.com with your name, date, and location of the event. We will process your refund within 7 business days.
Do you offer group discounts?
Yes, we do offer group discounts! If you want to book an event for a large group, please fill out the form at the bottom of the page and we will get back to you with a special offer. 🎉
Can I host a bonsai event at my own venue?
What is the minimum age for attending an event?
There is none! Bonsai & Brews is a fun and creative experience designed to be accessible and entertaining for all ages and skill levels. Most of the breweries that host the event are also restaurants and family-friendly. However, please note that some venues may have age restrictions.
I would definitely recommend Bonsai and Brews! Larry and Justin did a great job educating us on the art of bonsai. They took the time to help each person step by step on how to pot them, trim them and care for them! I will definitely attend one of these events again! Thanks Thunderstruck💚
Man o man where do I start!!! This was an experience we can never forget!!! It was a nice date with my wife and she loved it!! We learned something new that day and appreciate this class so much. These dudes definitely are the real heroes. They are BONSAI tree legends!!