The BLADE Show

Three Days. Two Shows. One Roof.

May 31 - June 2, 2013

Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta, GA

BLADE Magazine is proud to present the world’s LARGEST knife show, featuring the most diverse array of knife manufacturers, custom knifemakers, collections and products under one roof.
For 3 days, we will give you the very best of the knife-making and knife-collecting industries--—nearly 700 tables and over 200 factory booths and thousands of products—as well as unique educational seminars and edge-of-seat fun at the BladeSports International Competitions!

In addition, we've got the Blade Magazine Knife of the Year® awards, Blade Magazine Cutlery Hall of Fame© induction, the annual ABS meeting, the 10th Anniversary BLADE Show World Championship Cutting Competition, forging demos, collecting how-to's and so much more. Below are just some of the honed activities in the BLADE Show lineup:

 Sneak Peek into BLADE Magazine's Show Issue, "Presenting Your Exclusive Knife Preview", written by Joe Kertzman, Managing Editor of BLADE Magazine.

Below are just some of the honed activities in the BLADE Show lineup:


The "Ultimate" Blade Experience

With over 800 Exhibitors, live demonstrations, the World Cutting Championships, Seminars, and moreyou are bound to have a cutting-edge experience at BLADE!  If you are looking for it, we've got it! More»

2012 BLADE Show Exhibitors

With over 800 BLADE Show Exhibitors, this is an event not to miss! Check out our show exhibitor list!  More»

Survival+Tactical Gear Expo

2 shows, 1 price! Geared toward law enforcement, military personnel and civilians interested in concealed carry and self-defense—experience tactical and survival equipment first-hand.  More»

World's Sharpest Seminars

Learn, grow and connect with knife enthusiasts from all over. Here’s your chance to sharpen your skills and take home finer knife knowledge!  More»

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In the News
Get “in-the-know” with BLADE Show’s notable news! More»

Knife Awards
Want to know the “sharpest” in the knife industry? Check out past show award winners and details about upcoming show awards!  More»