Chainsaw Carving & Forest Festival
October 4, 2020 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Racine, WI – River Bend Nature Center is pleased to host the 8th Annual Chainsaw Carving & Forest Festival on October 4th. During the free event, the public is invited to watch chainsaw artists create incredible sculptures from logs; join the bidding 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 presented by MobCraft brewery. Food and soft drinks also available.
Children can discover the all-new interactive STORY TRAIL and natural playscape winding through the forest.
Enjoy an art fair featuring nature-focused handmade, original works of art for sale. Other activities include extensive silent auction, chainsaw raffle, children’s 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 hike, story trail, forest beer hike, 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.