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Travel tip: Chainsaw Carvers Rendezvous creates a buzz in Elk County

Shirley McMarlin
| Monday, April 9, 2018, 10:48 a.m.

Grab your earplugs and head to tiny Ridgway to catch a buzz at the annual Chainsaw Carvers Rendezvous.

This year, carvers from all over Pennsylvania and everywhere from Texas to Canada will converge on the remote Elk County seat from April 26-28 for three days of chainsaw-wielding fun.

Visitors can take in the carving demonstrations, purchase finished pieces directly from the artists, bid on quick-carve pieces and vote for Best of Show and other awards.

The event also includes live music, vendor sales and food.

Details: chainsawrendezvous.com

Shirley McMarlin is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-836-5750, smcmarlin@tribweb.com or via Twitter @shirley_trib.

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