Saturday, April 28

Times Event Location
10am - 7pm Carver spaces open South Broad Street, Center Street, and Court Street
10am - 7pm Collaborative Carve honoring Ridgway resident Dave Love Court Street
10am - 7pm Vote for People's Choice Award Appalachian Arts Studio Information Booth
10am - 7pm Craft & Food Vendors open Various locations throughout town
12pm - 1pm

Quick Carve Demonstration

  • Abby Peterson
  • Dennis Beach
  • Brooks Abeln
  • Justin Driver
  • Bill Schaudt
  • Josh Dagg
  • Tom Harmon
  • Steve Nelson

Court Street
1:30pm - 2:30pm Live Music with Nick Forsythe Courtyard
2:30pm - 3:30pm

Quick Carve Demonstration

  • Abby Peterson
  • Dennis Beach
  • Justin Driver
  • Jamie Doeren
  • Jenny Tanner
  • Josh Dagg
  • Jason Link

Court Street

Don't Miss Out

This is an event you'll want to mark in your calendar and invite all your friends to attend

Add to Calendar 04/26/2018 12:00 PM 04/28/2018 5:00 PM true America/New_York 2018 Chainsaw Carvers Rendezvous More information at Ridgway, PA 2018-rendezvous
Elk County Courthouse

Food, Arts & Crafts

Feed your appetite or support local artists


Carver Awards

Carver Awards

Learn how you can help decide two of the three awards we are presenting at this year's Rendezvous

Find where to vote

Vote for 'Best of Show' awards

Ridgway YMCA Triathalon Participants

Run. Bike. Paddle.

Happening the same weekend as the Rendezvous is the 37th Annual Ridgway YMCA Triathlon and Challenge

Ridgway YMCA site

Ridgway YMCA Triathalon

Carved Ace of Hearts card

Feeling Lucky?

Top carvers rip through logs at the Seneca Allegany Casino to create sculptures for you to place the winning bid on.

More info on the Facebook page

Carving at the Casino

Thanks to our sponsors

  • Husqvarna
  • Pennsylvania Great Outdoors
  • Stihl
  • Advanced Disposal
  • Straub Brewery
  • Elk County Foods
  • Arbortech Tools
  • TomBob Outdoors
  • Seneca Resources
  • Wood-Mizer
  • Ridgway Borough
  • First National Bank and CNB Bank
  • St. Mary's Chevy
  • Peke Safety
  • Hud-Son Forest Equipment
  • Hampton Inn, DuBois, PA
  • Maple Shade Mansion
  • Gateway Lodge
  • The Royal Inn