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Event Schedule

Schedule of Events at the Festival

Our 3-day festival will be filled with exciting action around every corner! Check out the daily lineup below to choose your ideal time to attend! Click on any of the green text in the schedule to learn more about that item.

Friday, September 9th

Friday, September 9th Events!

Gates are open from 11a-5p to the public. There will be private event for those in the forestry industry from 6p-8p that is by invite only.

Special Features
Education Sessions

Most educations sessioons will last 20-40 minutes, with Q&A after. Start times listed below.

  • 11a | Digital Forestry | Songlin Fei
  • 12p | Safe Chainsaw Operation Don Carlson
  • 12p | Forest Improvement Lenny Farlee
  • 1p | Cutting your logs / lumber Rado Gazo
  • 2p | Wooodland Owner Panel Duane McCoy & Lenny Farlee
  • 3p | Woodland Wildlife Brian MacGowan
  • 4p | Invasive Species Dawn Slack / SICIM
Kids Programming

Located outside near the Woods on Wheels exhibit. These kids programs will last 15-30 minutes.

  • 12p | Magical Wood | Eva Haviarova
  • 2p | Growing Together | Purdue Student Chapter of Environmental Education
  • 3p | Smokey the Bear Fire Safety | Bev Stout

Located inside the exhibit buildings in the Kids Zone.

  • 11a – 5p | Woodworking Demos | Wabash Valley Woodworking Club & Dan Bollock
  • 11a – 5p | Woodworking Projects | Deeply Ingrained’s Woodshop on Wheels

Saturday, September 10th

Saturday, September 10th Events!

Gates are open from 9a-6p to the public. All exhibits & buildings will close at 5p and the LIVE chainsaw carving auction will take place from 5p-6p.

All-day attractions from 9a – 5p
          Special Features
          Education Sessions

          Most educations sessioons will last 20-40 minutes, with Q&A after. Start times listed below.

          • 10a | Digital Forestry | Songlin Fei
          • 10a | Safe Chainsaw Operation (Outside) Don Carlson
          • 11a | Forest Improvement Lenny Farlee
          • 1p | Cutting your logs / lumber Rado Gazo
          • 2p | Urban Forestry Ben McCallister
          • 3p | Intro to Indiana Trees Lenny Farlee
          • 4p | Wooodland Owner Panel Duane McCoy & Lenny Farlee
          Kids Programming

          Located outside near the Woods on Wheels exhibit. These kids programs will last 15-30 minutes.

          • 10a | Growing Together with Indiana | Purdue Student Chapter of Environmental Education
          • 11a | Magical Wood | Eva Haviarova
          • 12p | Smokey the Bear Fire Safety | Bev Stout
          • 1p | Magical Wood | Eva Haviarova
          • 2p | Growing Together with Indiana | Meghan Gunn & FNR Ed Club
          • 3p | Smokey the Bear Fire Safety | Bev Stout

          Located inside the exhibit buildings in the Kids Zone.

          • 9a – 5p | Woodworking Demos | Wabash Valley Woodworking Club & Dan Bollock
          • 9a – 5p | Woodworking Projects | Deeply Ingrained’s Woodshop on Wheels

          Sunday, September 11th

          Sunday, September 11th Events!

          Gates are open from 9a-4p to the public. All exhibits & buildings will close at 3p and the final LIVE chainsaw carving auction will take place from 3p-4p.

          All-day attractions from 9a – 3p
                  Special Features
                  Kids Programming

                  Located inside the exhibit buildings in the Kids Zone.

                  • 9a – 3p | Woodworking Demos | Wabash Valley Woodworking Club & Dan Bollock
                  • 9a – 3p | Woodworking Proojects | Deeply Ingrained’s Woodshop on Wheels