Awards & Prizes

Cast a vote for your favorite carvers

There will be three award categories for 2019 and the public gets to decide the winners of the People’s Choice and Social Media Choice categories. Carvers will decide amongst themselves who takes home the Carver’s Choice award.

People’s Choice

To vote for People’s Choice you must attend the event and cast your vote at the Appalachian Arts Studio Information Booth.

Social Media Choice

To vote for Social Media Choice you will need a Facebook account in order to like photos on our Facebook Page.

Carver’s Choice

Carvers will recieve information for how to vote for Carvers Choice during check-in.

Just a few of the carvers attending in 2019

Joe Wenai

Joe Wenai


Ryan Hill

Peter Auchmoody


Bill Schaudt


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 04/25/2019 12:00 PM 04/28/2019 5:00 PM true America/New_York 2019 Chainsaw Carvers Rendezvous More information at Ridgway, PA 2019-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