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Chainsaw Carving & Art Forest Festival

October 3 @ 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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River Bend Nature Center is pleased to host the 9th Annual Chainsaw Carving & Art Forest Festival on October 3rd.  During the free event, the public is invited to watch chainsaw artists create incredible sculptures from logs;  join the bidding fun when all carvings go to a lively public auction.

Explore the autumn forest guided by a nature trivia trail for adults and for children…refresh yourself along the trail with unique craft beers.  Food and soft drinks also available.

Children can explore the Andis Chickadee Trail, featuring the latest book on the story trail and a natural playscape winding through the forest.

Enjoy an art fair featuring handmade, original works of art or crafts for sale.   Other activities include: extensive silent auction, chainsaw raffle, adult and children’s craft activities, and the chainsaw carving auction. Canoe and kayaks will be available for rent to view the fall colors from the river.

9 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Chainsaw carving,  forest nature trivia trail, story trail, beer hike through the forest, art fair,  silent auction, raffle, children and family activities, food and refreshments

3 p.m. –  Chainsaw Carving public AUCTION

Be sure to stay for the carving auction –  Bidding is exciting and  50% of all money raised goes directly to River Bend Nature Center to support environmental education programs.  River Bend Nature Center exists to provide environmental education and outdoor recreation for children, families, and adults.

For more information about River Bend Nature Center and its programs, please visit www.RiverBendRacine.org, or contact us  at 262-639-1515.

Details

Date:
October 3
Time:
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Organizer

River Bend Nature Center
Phone:
(262) 639-1515
Website:
http://riverbendnaturecenterracine.org/

Venue

River Bend Nature Center
3600 N. Green Bay Rd.
Racine, WI United States
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