Everyone is invited to check out the 2021 Arkansas Chainsaw Carving Competition held April 29 - May 2, 2021 at the Russellville Soccer Complex in Russellville that will be held in conjunction with Balloons Over Russellville. 

See 30 carvers who will go head to head in the competition to win over $3000 in cash and prizes. Each carver will have a 20' x 20' space where they will set up and they will have pieces their work for sale s at the event.

Awards include:

* Carver's Choice

* People's Choice

* Pilot's Choice

Categories include:

* Home-carved (One piece you bring already finished)

* Event-carved (Masterpiece carved during the event)

* Quick-carved (One-hour special category - optional)

Overall Winners:

* First place - Arkansas State Championship

* Second Place

* Third Place

To check out the competition, see the schedule below.

Friday, April 30, 2021

Chainsaw Carving Competition 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, May 1, 2021

Chainsaw Carving Competition 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday, May 2, 2021

Chainsaw Carving Awards 11 a.m.

The attached photos and the following video were captured as the chainsaw carving competitors began setting up on Thursday evening at the Russellville Soccer Complex. You don’t want to miss it!