Interested in being a vendor? Click here for the 2019 Vendor Registration form!

Attention Chainsaw Carvers! Click here for the 2019 Chainsaw Carvers Registration form!


Herb & Fiber Festival

June 1 - 2, 2019

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily

This marks the 35th 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.

Join on us Saturday, June 1st for our annual "Soup at the Sawmill" luncheon.  Starting at 11:30, you receive a handmade pottery soup bowl (which is yours to keep), homemade soup, bread, dessert and a drink for $12.

Admission: Free



French & Indian War Encampment

June 8 - 9, 2019

This program is presented by Cook Forest State Park at the Cook Forest Sawmill Center for the Arts property.  Take a walk back in time with Colonial British, French and American Indian re-enactors as they portray lifestyles and war tactics of the 18th Century.

Admission: Free

Click here for the full event agenda!


Fashion Show and Ladies Tea Pic


Fashion Show & Ladies Tea

July 27, 2019

2:00 - 4:00 p.m. 

Featuring vintage wedding gowns, popular teas, and tasty treats!

Tickets: $25.00 - Limited Seating Available



Chainsaw Carvers' Round-Up

September 13 - 15, 2019

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily

1st Auction on Saturday (14th) at 4 p.m.

2nd Auction on Sunday (15th) at 3:30 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!

Admission: Free

Attention Carvers! Click here for the 2019 registration form!



Cook Forest Gingerbread Tour

November 1 - 3, 2019

The  Sawmill Center for the Arts is proud to be part of the annual Gingerbread Tour from Cook Forest to Historic Brookville!  Shop our bountiful craft market where more than 50 local artisans display their hand-crafted items. All their work is juried to ensure the highest quality and craftsmanship.

Admission: Free




Festival of Trees

December 6 - 7, 2019

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily

The Festival of Trees will return to its new location in The Forest for a third year!  Enjoy live entertainment, Christmas music and delicious foods, while shopping for unique art and craft gifts.  And of course, there will be lots of beautifully-decorated Christmas trees!

Admission: $2.00