Calendar of Events

Woodcarving Show Calendar

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Due to the COVID-19 virus, many woodworking shows have been postponed or canceled. Before making arrangements to attend a show, please reach out to the event contact.

Are you a show coordinator looking to promote your event? Woodcarving Illustrated publishes a general listing of carving shows in each issue. If you would like your show listed in our Calendar of Events, please send us your events’ information at the e-mail below. We will publish this in the upcoming issue of Woodcarving Illustrated as well as on our online calendar of events.

Email event information to hannah.carroll@foxchapelpublishing.com.

Each entry must include the following:

• Name of event

• Date & time

• Location (town, state, street address)

• Admission price (if none, list as “free adm.”)

• Contact name & info (phone number and e-mail)

• Website (if applicable)


Calendar of Events

 

ARIZONA

Feb 26-27: MESA

Desert Woodcarving Show and Sale. Mesa Convention Center, 201 N Center St. 9am-5pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. $10 adm. Contact Bobby Gray, 480-323-8981, or visit desertwoodcarving.com.

ARKANSAS

Nov 6-7: ROGERS

41st Annual Woodcarving Show and Sale. Frisco Station Mall, 100 N Dixieland Rd. 9am-5pm Fri. and Sat., 10am-3pm Sun. Free adm. Contact Scott Boyle, 479-381-3014, sdascoot62@hotmail.com.

May 7-8: MOUNTAIN HOME

North Arkansas Woodcarvers Club’s (NAWC) 43rd Annual Woodcarving Show and Sale. Baxter County Fairgrounds, College and Wade Sts. 10am-5pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. Free adm.  Contact Sandy Smith, 870-431-8070, webmaster@northarkansaswoodcarvers.org.

CALIFORNIA

Apr 3-9: OAKHURST

13th Annual Oakhurst Woodcarvers Rendezvous. Oakhurst Community Center, 39822 Road 425B. 8am-4pm daily. Contact Larry Smith, 559-906-4198, woodtat@icloud.com.

COLORADO

Oct 23-24: LAKEWOOD

46th Annual Colorado Carvers Club of the Denver Metro Area Show, Competition, and Sale. West Metro Fire Training and Event Center, 3535 S Kipling St. 10am-5pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. $5 adm. per group. Fire dept. personnel, first responders (with ID), and children under 12 free. Contact Larraine Givens, 440-935-2256, cccannualshow@centurylink.net. 

July 9-15: CREEDE

31st Annual Creede Woodcarvers Rendezvous Event. Creede Community Center, 503 W Willow Ck Rd.  $20 adm. for pre-registration and $25 adm. for walk-ins. Contact Polly White, 720-256-3816, pollywhite@comcast.net.

FLORIDA

Dec 4: INVERNESS

24th Annual Nature Coast Carving Club’s Show. Citrus Co. Fairgrounds Auditorium, 3610 Florida S. Ave.  9am-4pm. $3 adm. Children under 8 free. Contact Gene Short, 352-634-2003, shortywoodshop@gmail.com.

Jan 7-8: PUNTA GORDA

2022 Southwest Florida Wood Art Exposition and Competition. Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center, 75 Taylor St. 9am-4pm Fri. and Sat. One-day adm. $7; two-day adm. $10. Contact Jim O’Dea, 941-697-2002, jeodea@aol.com.

Jan 9: PORT ORANGE

Friends Woodcarving and Woodworking Show. Port Orange Adult Center, 4790 S. Ridgewood Ave. 9am-4pm. Free adm. $2 donations appreciated. Contact Connie Teeters, 386-624-2334, connieteeters49@gmail.com.

Feb 5: SEBRING

24th Annual Artistry in Woodcarving Show and Competition. Sebring Recreation Club, 333 Pomegranate Ave. 10am-3pm. $3 adm. Contact Bob Seybolt, 863-471-6077, highlandswoodcarvers@gmail.com.

IDAHO

Apr 2-3: BOISE 

Idaho Artistry in Wood Show. J.U.M.P. Boise, 100 W Myrtle St. 9am-5pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. $5 adm. Children 12 and under free. Contact Rich Froelich, 360-561-1371, cdmrichieboy@gmail.com.

MISSOURI

Oct 16: CAMDENTON

Lake of the Ozarks Woodcarvers Show. Community Christian Church, 1064 N Business Rt. 5 Hwy. 8:30am-3:30pm. Free adm. Contact Doug Bibles, 573-286-1049, dbibles@charter.net. 

NEBRASKA

Oct 16: OMAHA
Mid-America Woodcarvers Association Wood Art Fair. German American Society, 3717 S 120th St. 9am-5pm. $5. Children under 12 free. More info at midamericawoodcarvers.com.

NORTH CAROLINA

Oct 30-31: ASHEVILLE

Folk Art Center, 382 Blue Ridge Parkway. 10am-5pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. Free adm. Free parking. Contact John Nieburg, johnnieburg@msn.com. 

OHIO

Oct 16-17: WILMOT

Annual Woodcarver’s Show. The Wilderness Center, 9877 Alabama Ave. SW. 10am-4pm Sat., 11am-4pm Sun. Free adm. Contact Keith Shumaker, 330-359-5235, keith.f.shumaker@gmail.com.

Mar 5-6: MIDDLETOWN

Miami Valley Woodcarvers Annual Woodcarving Show. 700 S. Marshall Rd. 10am-5pm Sat., 1230pm-5pm Sun. $6 adm. Children under 12 free. Contact Teresa Balsbaugh, 513-594-2074, dtbalsbaugh@gmail.com.

Mar 18-20: INDEPENDENCE

Ohio Decoy Collectors and Carvers Vintage Decoys and Wildlife Art Show and Sale. Holiday Inn Cleveland South, 6001 Rockside Rd. 9am-4pm Sat., 9am-3pm Sun. $5 adm. Children under 17 and ODCCA members free. Contact Dwane Ong, 734-934-2548, dwaneodcca@gmail.com.

PENNSYLVANIA

Mar 12-13: MILLERSVILLE

47th Annual Woodcarving and Wildlife Art Festival. Millersville University Student Memorial Center, 101 Shenks Ln. 10am-6pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. $5 adm. Children under 15 (with adult), students (with ID), and veterans (with ID) free. Contact Bob Hershey, 717-951-5569, bzcarvn@ptd.net. 

Oct 30-31: EAST BERLIN

Woodcarving Art Show & Sale. East Berlin Area Community Center, 405 North Ave. 9am-4pm daily. $4 adm. Veterans, active duty military, and children 12 and under free. Contact Kyle Gabel, info@conewagocarvers.com.

VIRGINIA

Mar 19-20: WHITE STONE

41st Rappahannock River Waterfowl Show. White Stone Volunteer Fire Department, 578 Chesapeake Dr. 10am-5pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. $8 adm. Children 12 and under free. Contact Pat Bruce, 804-435-6355, patbruce@rrws.org.

WISCONSIN

Apr 23: WESTBY

Carve In @ the Bekkum. Bekkum Memorial Library, 206 N. Main St. 10am-4pm. Free adm. Contact John Sutton, 608-606-4396, lbarnfarms@gmail.com.

CANADA

Nov 12-14: ONLINE

Hamilton Virtual Woodworking Show. 10am-5pm daily. $5 adm.Visit woodshows.com or contact Gina Downes, 905-779-0422, gina@woodshows.com.