About Us

BLADE Show is brought to you by the editors of BLADE Magazine, the world’s #1 knife community & knife publication, and F+W. The industry’s most famous, innovative makers introducing their newest knives, the selection of the BLADE Magazine Knives Of The Year®, must-have collectibles and much more—all will come together for the biggest and most important knife event anywhere, anytime June 2-4, 2017 for the 36th Annual BLADE Show in Atlanta’s Cobb Galleria Centre!

Over 650 tables and 300+ booths of the latest custom and factory, antique and other knives and the people and companies who make and/or sell them will cater to thousands of show patrons from all corners of the globe eager to make their most significant knife deals of the year—maybe even of a lifetime!
You'll find the hottest tactical, utility, hand-forged, camping, art, folding, hunting, kitchen, Damascus, military and other knives, and the equipment and materials to make, sharpen and maintain them; Japanese, European and other swords; tomahawks; collection displays; sheaths; multi-tools; antique bowies, Case and other cutlery collectibles; and much more—if it cuts or makes it cut better, the BLADE Show will have it.
Also, in addition to newly added BLADE University knife education classes, attendees enjoy the most extensive slate of knife demos of any knife show—BLADE Show World Championship Cutting Competition, how to forge, Japanese sword cutting, what and how to collect, knife and tomahawk throwing, etc.


About F+W

F+W is an enthusiast-focused Content and eCommerce company, serving 20 million consumers annually via the company's print portfolio, ecommerce stores, extensive online education programs, trade and consumer events, popular consumer catalog brands, nationally-broadcast TV programs and more, all in service of passionate niche communities of professionals.

F+W connects passionate, like-minded groups of people to share an ongoing exchange of information, ideas, and inspiration. Our passion shines through in what we do.

The Outdoor Community under F+W includes: Shop BLADE, Deer & Deer Hunting, Trapper & Predator Caller, Turkey & Turkey Hunting, Gun Digest, and Living Ready. To learn more about F+W's Outdoor Community, click here.

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors

Knife Newsroom
Burr Knig
Forged in Fire
Alone Black Logo Rs Sq
Hogue Knives Black
Zac Brown's Southern Grind
W.R. Case & Sons Cutlery Co
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