Chainsaw Wizards

Chainsaw Wizards

Chainsaw Wizards: Tree Carving Event – May 17 to 20, 2024

Join us in Drumheller for Alberta’s most exciting tree carving festival, Chainsaw Wizards, returning this May long weekend to signal the arrival of spring in the most creative way possible! This unique event not just showcases the awe-inspiring skills of the best chainsaw artists but also pays homage to nature by transforming fallen trees into stunning works of art, right before your eyes.

Event Schedule:

  • Friday, May 17, 2024
    • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Orientation and Site Setup
    • 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Rails to Trails Carvings at Trail Entrances
  • Saturday, May 18, 2024
    • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM: Full Day of Carving with a 1-hour Quick Carve and Auction starting around 1:00 PM at the Plaza
    • 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM: Live Entertainment by the talented Brayden King. Don’t miss an evening filled with great music and vibes at the Plaza
  • Sunday, May 19, 2024
    • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM: Another Full Day of Carving including a 1-hour Quick Carve and Auction at 1:00 PM at the Plaza
  • Monday, May 20, 2024
    • 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Final touches and wrap-up at the Plaza

This event promises something for everyone, from awe-inspiring chainsaw artistry to delicious food and live music, making it a perfect outing for the entire family. Experience the magic of transformation as we give new life to the trees of the valley, creating not just art, but a legacy.

Mark your calendars and make sure to be part of this unique celebration in Drumheller. Witness the chainsaw wizards in action, indulge in the local fare, and sway to the tunes of live music. We can’t wait to welcome you to this magical gathering that celebrates art, nature, and community. See you at Chainsaw Wizards!

The story behind the biggest Chainsaw Carving event in Alberta – Canada. A story that brought together three members of the community to make the positive out of an event that sadden their Town by repurposing trees that were cut down for the construction of a flood mitigation project.