2024 AAW International Woodturning Symposium

Starts:  May 23, 2024 04:00 PM (PT)
Ends:  May 26, 2024 01:00 PM (PT)

Calling all woodturning enthusiasts, artists, professionals, collectors, vendors and anyone looking to learn more about the woodturning craft! Get ready for an unforgettable weekend of creativity, inspiration, and skill-sharing at the AAW International Woodturning Symposium, the premier event for woodturners around the globe. With 80+ live demonstrations, presentations and panel discussions, there is a lot to experience. It features the industry’s biggest tradeshow (showcasing companies of all sizes) and awe-inspiring galleries, exhibitions and auctions featuring unbelievable wood art from across the world.

Date: May 23-26, 2024
Location: Portland, Oregon

What to Expect:

  • World-Class Demonstrations: Renowned woodturning artists from across the globe will showcase their mastery, sharing their techniques and insights.
  • Hands-On Workshops: Dive deep into the art of woodturning with interactive workshops for all skill levels. Learn new techniques, refine your skills, and create stunning pieces.
  • Woodturning Tradeshow: Explore a vast array of tools, equipment, and wood species. Discover the latest innovations and get your hands on top-quality materials.
  • Community Building: Connect with fellow woodturners, share experiences, and build lasting relationships within the global woodturning community.

Featured Renowned Woodturners:
Learn from woodturning demonstrators from British Columbia, Israel, New Zealand, U.S. Virgin Islands, Japan, and 17 US states.

Secure your spot early to get the best price! Register for the demonstrations or attend the Galleries, Exhibitions and Tradeshow for free! Learn more at aawsymposium.org

Make the most of your stay by booking accommodations at our partnered hotels. Special rates available for symposium attendees. Come for the woodturning, stay for the Oregon Coast, Mount Hood, Columbia Gorge, wine country, and everything else the Portland, Oregon region has to offer.

Sponsorship & Exhibiting Opportunities:
Support the woodturning community and showcase your brand to a global audience.

Don't miss this incredible opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of woodturning! Whether you're a seasoned turner or just starting, the 2024 AAW International Woodturning Symposium promises to inspire, educate, and elevate your craft.


Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Portland, OR 97232