The Kootenai Country Montana Chainsaw Carving Championship kicks will be held at the north end of Mineral Avenue in downtown Libby, Montana, from September 15 until September 17, 2017.

Day One – Friday, Sept. 15, 2017

8:00 a.m. – Competitive carving begins

10:45 – 11:00 a.m. – Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – First quick-carve

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. – Lunch break

1:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Competitive carving

Day Two – Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017

8:00 a.m. – Competitive carving

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Second quick-carve

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. – Lunch break

1:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Competitive carving

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. – Artists’ Reception and Auction – Libby Memorial Events Center

Day Three – Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017

8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Last competitive carving session

11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. – Break

11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Final quick-carve

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. – Lunch

1:30 p.m. – Award ceremony and auction of competition pieces