47th Annual Ward World Championship Carving Competition and Art Festival

Date & Time: - April 28-30, 2017

Location: Ocean City Convention Center - Ocean City, Maryland

The World Championship is an international event where carvers, collectors, and visitors convene to showcase highly decorative works of art to functional hunting decoys.

Competitors of all levels-from youth to world champions-compete against their peers for the chance to win a portion of nearly $60,000 in prize money. 410-742-4988 ext. 106.

At the Ward World Championship Education Conference concurrent with the festival learn to create award-winning carvings with World Champion and professional carvers. A full menu of four-day and three- day classes are offered in conjunction with the Ward World Championship Exciting offerings during the conference include classes from Rich Smoker, Del Herbert, Laurie Truehart and Jerry Painter. To register call: 410-742- 4988, ext. 104.


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