All activities on Saturday & Sunday are included in your standard ticket of £80 .

Saturday & Sunday

included in your weekend ticket:

  • Saw-smithing have-a-go
  • Saw-smithing theory
  • Saw-filing skill-sharing
  • Saw vise comparisons
  • Loan of up to 4 saw vises
  • Saw handle making
  • Pit sawing have-a-go
  • Racing and saw-comparison
  • Sawchestra – play (?) and listen


Hawley Tool Collection

On Sunday, handle & admire the Simon Barley Saw Collection within Keith Hawley Tool Collection and lust over their lovely library.  You can  tour the whole Kelham Island Museum with  Paul Kipling starting at 1230, or join him at 1430 for just the saws.  Whilst Paul’s services are free to you, you must pay the normal museum admission of £6 or £5 concession.

Friday activities 

Book these when you pay for your Sawfest ticket, or buy them separately here

  • Saw-smithing (professional tuition) — £20 from 9:00