Oct. 14
Oct. 28

Ward World Championship Carving Competition

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Carvers & visitors from around the world convene for the most prestigious competition of contemporary wildfowl art.  Event includes judging, benefit auction, classes & seminars, demonstrations, children's activities and exhibitor booths of artisans & art supplies.  View world class bird carvings and sculptures, bid on world class art at the benefit auction.  Shop at over 100 exhibitor booths, and enjoy an abundance of kids activities at the Kids Corner.  Admission.  For more information, visit

April 27, 28 & 29, 2018

Hours: Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Living Legends Award Presentation (Performing Arts Center) 5 p.m.

Living Legends Dinner at The Grand Hotel 6 p.m.- 8 p.m.

Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

World Class Art and Carving Benefit Auction (Performing Arts Center) 2 p.m.
Award ceremony(Performing Arts Center) 5:30 p.m.

Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: Multi-Day Pass: $10 
Seniors & Students - $8 
Children under 12 free (with adult)
Group rate for 6 or more: $6 per person


April 29
10:00 am - 5:00 pm


OC Convention Center
4001 Coastal Hwy.
Ocean City, MD 21842