Vendors please click here to read the 2024 Vendor Information Letter.

Registration forms are available below for our events.


Herb & Fiber Festival

June 1 - 2, 2024

Saturday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This marks the 40th year for this signature festival that draws hundreds of people looking to start their gardens and get closer to nature. There will be hanging baskets, bedding flats, perennials, annuals, garden artists and herbs.

The annual soup luncheon will be held on June 1st from 11:30 am to 2:00 or until sold out. Cost is $12.00 which includes pottery bowl, soup, bread & butter, cookie, and drink.  Come early!

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20th Annual Cook Forest French & Indian War Encampment  

June 8 - 9, 2024

Cook Forest State Park will host a series of living history events depicting life during the French & Indian War.  Highlights of this full two-day encampment include woodland natives, cannon and musket firing, cooking, primitive skills, blacksmithing, tinsmithing, pottery, children’s games, sutler camp, renown living historians, French & Indian War Era artisans, and live tactical engagements.  Every battle is different!  Take a walk back in time along the Black Bear Trail by the Sawmill Center for the Arts during open camp hours to view   British, Colonial, French, and Native American re-enactors as they portray lifestyles of the 18th century.

For more information, contact Cook Forest State Park at 814-744-8407 or

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Woodcarvers Festival: "Cartoons of Yesteryear"

July  13 - 14, 2024

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

This festival features carefully hand-carved creations which are judged by professional carvers.  In addition to the carvings, we are adding other wooden works of art to the festival.  These impressive works of art are displayed throughout the weekend, and many are available for purchase.

CLICK HERE for the 2024 Woodcarvers Letter

CLICK HERE for the 2024 Woodcarvers Entry Form

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Federated Horticulture Specialty Flower Show

July  26 - 27, 2024

Saturday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. 
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

The Wildflower Garden Club will be holding a Federated Horticulture Specialty Flower Show at The Sawmill Center for the Arts.

This Flower Show will showcase locally grown specimens from individual gardeners.

There will be divisions for annuals, biennials, perennials, container grown plants, and a special division for photography.

You do not have to be a member of the garden club to enter the Flower Show.

If you are interested in entering, you may call Carol Hall at 814-744-9695 or any member of the Wildflower Garden Club.


Chainsaw Carvers' Round-Up

September 13 - 15, 2024

Daily: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

1st Auction on Saturday at 4 p.m.
2nd Auction on Sunday at 3:30 p.m.

Auction Registration begins at 3:00 p.m. 

Come see carvers in action as they create beautiful works of art from a simple log. Stay for the auctions to bid on and purchase some of these beautiful pieces!

The Sawmill Craft Market will be open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE for the 2024 Chainsaw Carvers Registration Form

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2024 Gingerbread Tour Flyer


Cook Forest Gingerbread Tour

November 1 - 3, 2024

Friday & Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Part of the annual Gingerbread Tour from Cook Forest to Historic Brookville.  Our bountiful craft market boasts more than 80 local artisans displaying their hand-crafted items in addition to the vendors set up for the weekend. All work is juried to ensure the highest quality and craftsmanship. Indoor event with tables and chairs provided. See more information at

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