Woodworking Shows and Events 2017


Canadian Woodworking Events

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Festool Road Show
May 16 - Aug 30, 2018
Various Locations

  • Coming to a Lee Valley store near you!
    • Burlington – Wednesday, May 16, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Vaughan – Thursday, May 17, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Ottawa – Tuesday, May 22, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Halifax – Saturday, June 2, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Edmonton – Friday, August 10, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Calgary – Friday, August 17, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Coquitlam – Thursday, August 30, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Carving on the Edge Festival
Sep 6 - 11, 2018
Tofino, BC

  • An annual gathering that celebrates traditional and contemporary carving arts.
  • This year’s theme, Totems & Tributaries, will explore carving as a visual language. Totem Poles stand tall, telling stories of the land and its peoples. Tributaries connect our coastal communities to those upstream, uniting us along ancient salmon migration routes.
  • The festival offers something for everyone – from lovers of arts & culture to carvers of all skill levels.
Ottawa City Woodshop: Slab & Lumber Sale
Sep 15, 2018
Ottawa, ON

  • 25% off our regular retail prices.
  • Slabs include the flattened and sanded variety as well as rough-sawn pieces for those looking to do their own work.
  • Custom milling services will be available on-site as well for any lumber purchased during the sale.
Woodstock Woodworking Show
Sep 28 - 30, 2018
Woodstock, ON

  • Location – Woodstock Fairgrounds – 875 Nellis Ave.
  • Tool & Machinery for sale, on going demo’s, weekend project learning centre.
  • Held in conjuction with the Ontario Woodworking Championship (OWC).
  • The competition includes - woodcarving, woodworking, woodturners, marquetry, wood burning and more.
Canada Woodworking East
Oct 24 - 25, 2018
Saint-Hyacinthe, PQ

  • The show offers an unmatched opportunity for the industry to connect with manufacturers and distributors of machinery, hardware and accessories.
  • It is attended by members of the secondary woodworking industry from across Quebec and Eastern Canada, including cabinet manufacturers, furniture manufacturers, architectural woodworkers, millworkers, custom wood product manufacturers and more.
Woodworking and Furniture Suppliers Fair
Nov 15 - 18, 2018, 2018
Cairo, Egypt

  • WFF is an exclusive platform where regional manufacturers meet worldwide woodworking, furniture suppliers, accessories, raw materials.
  • It will be held together with the biggest metal working fair-MACTECH.
  • 10,000 visitors.
IIDEX Canada
Nov 28 - 30, 2018
Toronto, ON

  • Held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre North Building.
  • Showcases all areas of design including workplace, healthcare, hospitality, retail, residential, education, architecture, landscape architecture, lighting and sustainability, wellness and accessibility.
  • Visitors include interior designers, architects, landscape architects, lighting designers, industrial designers, facility managers, developers, and business executives.
Interior Design Show
Jan 17 - 20, 2019
Toronto, ON

  • IDS, one of North America’s top Interior Design shows, offers unparalleled access to the best international and Canadian design.
  • IDS brings the world’s most creative design minds to Canada, connecting design-driven businesses with over 53,000 professionals, consumers and members of the media.
Hamilton Woodworking Show
Feb 22 - 24, 2019
Hamilton, ON

  • Location – Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum – 9280 Airport Road.
  • Tools & Machinery for sale, on going demo’s, free seminars, weekend project learning centre, visit our website for details.
  • Held in conjunction with the Canadian Woodcarving Championships. 
  • The competition is open for everyone to participate in. Categories include -  carving, woodturning, marquetry, wood burning, 2 x 4 challenge.
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Artistry in Wood, Juried Exhibition 2019
Apr 6, 2019

Kingston, ON

  • Location -  Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning – Kingston, Ontario.
  • Artistry in Wood 2019, the first ever exhibition of its kind to be held in Kingston, will afford artisans the opportunity to exhibit their work in a very unique and impressive gallery setting, open to the public. 
  • We are anticipating hundreds of visitors that day, many of whom undoubtedly recognize and appreciate finely designed and crafted objects. 
  • What better opportunity could there be for individuals to showcase their work and talents to such a discerning audience?