Calendar of Events

Woodcarving Show Calendar

Going to a show? Call before you go!

Make sure you check-in with the show coordinator or show website PRIOR to going to an event to make sure the event will be held as originally scheduled. The calendar relies on details provided by others and is listed here for your reference.

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 editors@woodcarvingillustrated.com or danielle.schagrin@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

ARKANSAS

Sep 7-8: ROGERS

Woodcarvers of NW Arkansas 40th Annual Woodcarvers Show. Frisco Station Mall, 100 N Dixieland Rd. Contact Scott Boyle, sdascoot62@hotmail.com, woodcarversofnorthwestarkansas.weebly.com.

KANSAS

Nov 23-24: TOPEKA

Kaw Valley Woodcarvers 40th Annual Show & Sale. Ramada Downtown, 420 SE 6th Ave. 10am-5pm Sat., 11am-4pm Sun. $4 adm. Ages 14 and under free with adult adm. Contact Katrina Meredith, kmeredith605@gmail.com, kawvalleywoodcarvers.org.

MAINE

May 24-26: NORTHPORT

Maine Coast Carving and Art Competition. Blue Goose Center, 1184 Atlantic Highway. Contact Ellen Flewelling, 207-338-5309, nwood2@myfairpoint.net.

MICHIGAN

Jun 5-8: EVART

Annual Woodcarvers’ Roundup. Osceola County 4H/FFA Fairgrounds, 101 Recreation Ave. Free adm. Contact Sandy Holder, 734-649-3259, evartroundup.com.

Oct 20: FRANKENMUTH

Frankenmuth Wood Carvers Show. E.F. Rittmueller Middle School, 965 E. Genesee St. 10am-4pm. $3 adm. Contact aharr@hotmail.com, 989-652-8371.

MISSOURI

Sep 14: BALLWIN

West County Woodcarvers 14th Annual Show. Salem in Ballwin United Methodist Church, 14825 Manchester Rd. 10am-5pm. Free adm. Contact Larry Keller, 636-227-4598, club.mail@wcwoodcarvers.org.

NEBRASKA

Jul 21-27: CRETE

Mid-America Woodcarvers Association Annual Doane Woodcarving Experience. Doane University, 1014 Boswell Ave. $525 per person includes double occupancy dorm. Advance registration required. Contact Rohn Collins, rohncollins@cox.net, doaneexperience.com.

Oct 19-20: OMAHA

Mid-America Woodcarvers Association 45th Annual Wood Art Fair. German American Society, 3717 S. 120th Street. 9am-5pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. $5 adm. (includes raffle ticket), ages 12 and under free. Contact midamericawoodcarvers@midamericawoodcarvers.com, midamericawoodcarvers.com.

NORTH CAROLINA

Oct 26-27: ASHVILLE

Western North Carolina Carvers 2019 Annual Woodcarving Competition and Exhibition. The Folk Art Center, Blue Ridge Parkway, Milepost 382. 9am-5pm Sat., 9am-4pm Sun. Free adm. Contact John Nieburg, JohnNieburg@msn.com, piedmontwoodcarvers.com.

NORTH DAKOTA

Oct 12-13: BISMARCK

50th Annual Flickertail Woodcarvers Show. ND Heritage Center, 612 E Boulevard Ave. 12:30pm-5pm both days. Free adm. Contact Becky Weisgerber, flickertailwoodcarversnd@gmail.com, flickertailwoodcarvers.org.

Mid-America Woodcarvers Association Annual Doane Woodcarving Experience. Doane University, 1014 Boswell Ave. $525 per person includes double occupancy dorm. Advance registration required. Contact Rohn Collins, rohncollins@cox.net, doaneexperience.com.

OHIO

Jul 24-27: FLETCHER

9th Annual Buckeye Woodcarvers Roundup. Poor Farmers Camp Ground, 7211 Lostcreek-Shelby Rd. 9am-5pm every day. Reg $20, $15 if paid before June 30. Contact Jim & Barb Foster, 937-773-7314, buckeyewoodcarversroundup.webs.com.

OKLAHOMA

June 21-22: BROKEN ARROW

Woodcarving and Folk Art Festival. Central Park Community Center, 1500 S. Main St. 10am-5pm. Free adm. Contact Bob Block, 918-693-2418, or Bill Payne, 918-251-8734.

PENNSYLVANIA

Jul 21-25: HONESDALE

17th Annual Northeast Woodcarvers Roundup. Cherry Ridge Campsite, 147 Camp Rd. Free adm., cost for materials. Contact Robert Muller, rmuller@nep.net, cherryridgecarvers.org.

Sep 20-22: HONESDALE

16th Annual Fall Carve In. Cherry Ridge Campsie, 147 Camp Road. Free adm., cost for materials. Contact Robert Muller, rmuller@nep.net, cherryridgecarvers.org.

Oct 26-27: EAST BERLIN

Conewago Carvers 27th Annual Woodcarving and Art Show & Sale. East Berlin Area Community Center, 405 North Avenue. 9am-4pm Sat., 9am-4pm Sun. 4$ adm.; Veterans and active military free; ages 12 and under free. Contact Kyle Gabel, 717-676-7611, info@conewagocarvers.com, conewagocarvers.com.

Nov 2-3: MEDIA

William Rush Woodcarvers Club 36th Annual Woodcarving, Wildlife Art and Craft Show. Penn State Brandywine Campus, 25 Yearsley Mill Road. 10am-5pm Sat., 10am-4pm Sun. $5 donation. Contact John Chacosky, johnchacosky@gmail.com, williamrushwoodcarvers.blogspot.com.

WASHINGTON

Jun 7-9: BURBANK

Tri-Cities Woodcarving Club Rendezvous. McNary Wildlife Refuge Education Center, 64 Maple St. Contact Dean Herigstad, 509-713-0108, tri-citieswoodcarvingclub.blogspot.com.

WISCONSIN

Aug 3: OCONOMOWOC

Lake Country Carvers Annual Woodcarving Show and Sale. Lake Country Life Enrichment Center, 1306 W. Wisconsin Ave. 10am-4pm. Free adm. Contact Ray Burow, 920-474-4075.

CANADA

May 25-26: DARTMOUTH, N.S.

Nova Scotia Wildlife Carvers and Artists Association Competition and Show. Cole Harbour Place, 51 Forest Hills Pkwy. 8am-5pm Sat., 9am-3pm Sun. Free adm. Contact Junior Gosse, 902-220-0520, junior.gosse@bellaliant.net.