About Us

Welcome to BLADE Show, brought to you by the editors of BLADE Magazine—the world’s #1 knife community & publication—and F+W Media.

Globally-recognized exhibitors and legendary makers gather under one roof to introduce you to the largest selection of blades, knives, and outdoor gear and accessories in the world. BLADE Show returns June 1 – 3, 2018 for its 37th year, and you can expect more exhibitors, learning opportunities and activities than ever before.

Shop over 700 tables, 450+ booths and 40 display tables of the world’s best and most in demand knives. 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 bows, other cutlery collectibles and more.

In addition to BLADE University knife education classes, attendees can also enjoy the most extensive slate of knife demos—BLADE Show World Championship Cutting Competition, how to forge, Japanese sword cutting, what and how to collect, knife and tomahawk throwing, and more!


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 and Turkey & Turkey Hunting. To learn more about F+W’s Outdoor Community, click here.