Celebrating Florida’s Finest Breweries with Bonsai & Brews

Celebrating Florida’s Finest Breweries with Bonsai & Brews

Bonsai & Brews: A Fusion of Craftsmanship and Craft Beer

Craft beer enthusiasts and bonsai admirers in Florida, get ready for an experience that blends the art of brewing with the ancient tradition of bonsai. Our Bonsai & Brews workshops are hosted at some of the highest-rated breweries in the Sunshine State!

A Match Made in Hops Heaven Florida’s craft beer scene is booming, with nearly 10,000 breweries offering unique flavors and experiences. Thunderstruck Bonsai has been partnering with these local gems to bring you a workshop that’s as refreshing as a cold pint on a hot day. Imagine shaping your own bonsai tree while sipping on a top-rated brew, surrounded by fellow enthusiasts.

Local Breweries, Local Stories Each brewery on our list tells a story through their beer, reflecting the history, climate, and resources of their locale. Similarly, every bonsai tree at our workshops will tell its own tale, one of careful cultivation and creative expression. Our brewery partner locations include the likes of Mastry’s Brewing Co., Cigar City Brewing, and Big Storm Brewing, among others.

Hands-On Experience Our Bonsai & Brews workshops are designed for all levels, from curious beginners to seasoned aficionados. You’ll learn the basics of bonsai care and design from our expert instructors, all while enjoying a curated selection of craft beers. It’s a hands-on experience that promises to engage your senses and inspire your creativity.

A Unique Fusion: At Thunderstruck Bonsai, we blend the ancient art of bonsai with the vibrant craft beer culture of Florida. Our Bonsai & Brews events offer a one-of-a-kind experience where attendees can shape their own bonsai tree while enjoying some of the finest brews from local breweries.
Award-Winning Partners: We are proud to partner with breweries that have been recognized as some of the highest-rated in Florida. These establishments are not just places to grab a drink; they are cultural hubs that bring together communities and celebrate the craft of brewing.
Upcoming Events: Our schedule is packed with exciting events at various renowned breweries. Whether it’s the Yuengling Draft Haus & Kitchen in Tampa, Motorworks Brewing in Bradenton, or the Grand Central Brewhouse in downtown St Pete, each venue offers a unique atmosphere to explore bonsai and savor top-quality beers.
Community and Craft: Bonsai & Brews created by Thunderstruck Bonsai is more than just an event; it’s about community. We cherish the connections made and the stories shared over bonsai and brews. We love to celebrate our brewery partners, their dedication to quality, and how they contribute to the rich tapestry of Florida’s brewing scene!

Join Us Thunderstruck Bonsai is dedicated to sharing the joy of bonsai with a wider audience. Our Bonsai & Brews workshops are just one of the many ways we’re making this art form accessible and enjoyable for everyone.
Stay tuned for dates and details on our website and social media. Spaces will be limited, so be sure to book your experience early for an unforgettable blend of culture and craft. Cheers to bonsai, cheers to brews, and cheers to bringing them together!

We can’t wait to see you there! 🌳🍻

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Bonsai with Native Plants, Master Gardener Lecture Series | Palm Harbor, Florida

Bonsai with Native Plants, Master Gardener Lecture Series | Palm Harbor, Florida

Palm Harbor Library Master Gardener Lecture Series: Bonsai with Native Plants

Did you know that many of our native plants can become beautiful bonsai? Join bonsai artist Larry Naeder of Thunderstruck Bonsai at Palm Harbor Library and discover the secrets of this ancient art. Larry will show how to transform bougainvillea, bald cypress, buttonwood and more into stunning miniatures. He’ll also discuss bonsai care and nurturing.

Reservation policy

Before continuing, we would like to make you aware of our reservation policies. Cancellations – If your class is canceled for any reason you will be notified no less than 24 hours prior to class start. We will provide a full refund for cancellations made by Pinellas County Extension. Refunds may take up to 30 days to process. Payment – We require full payment at time of reservation so be prepared with a credit card to complete this transaction. Refunds – Refunds will be made in the event of a class cancellation or if the registrant requests a refund 24 hours prior to the class time. Reservations – You must be 18 to make a reservation. If you are under 18 and want to attend a class you must register and attend with a parent or guardian.

The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, educational information, and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions, or affiliations. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Florida, IFAS, Florida A&M University Cooperative Extension Program, and Boards of County Commissioners Cooperating.

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