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With nearly 1,000 exhibitors, BLADE Show is the World’s Largest Knife Show

Welcome to BLADE Show, brought to you by the editors of BLADE Magazine—the world’s #1 knife community and publication. 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. Shop hundreds of exhibitors and hold the world’s best knives. You'll find the newest blades, one-of-a-kind collectors knives, antique swords and much more along with browsing the equipment and materials used to make them. Attend the free after-party each night in the Blade Show Pit where food and drinks are available. Take one of our BLADE University knife education classes or watch a free demo including the BLADE Show World Championship Cutting Competition, Balisong Flipping Championships, knife sharpening, collecting seminars, self-defense classes & much more. We hope you join us and the rest of the BLADE Community for the biggest knife event in the world.

HOURS 

Friday, 10:00AM – 12:00 PM: Early Bird Admission Ticket Holders ONLY - You must have both an early bird ticket AND Friday daily ticket or 3-day pass to enter at this time. For more information on where to pick up your wristbands, click here.

Friday, 11:00 AM – CAP pass holders can enter. For more information on where to pick up your passes, click here.

General Admission (General ticket sales open when the show opens each day):
Friday, 12:00 – 6:00 PM
Saturday,  9:00AM – 6:00PM
Sunday,  9:00 AM-2:00PM
General admission ticket sales will be located outside the John A Williams Ballroom (see map)

Will Call Hours (to pick up wristbands for tickets already purchased):
Friday, 11:00 - 6:00 PM
Saturday, 8:00 - 6:00 PM
Sunday, 8:00 - Noon
Will Call wristband pick-up will be located outside the John A. Williams Ballroom (see map).

Map

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demos & classes

From informal and informative demos, to small-group sessions with some of the biggest names in the knife making world.

Exhibitor list

See the full list of nearly 1,000 exhibitors that come to BLADE Show.

FLOOR PLAN

Get the full list of exhibitors along with the floor plan map for BLADE Show.

travel

Find directions, explore Atlanta, and check out hotels in the area.

f.a.q

Have a question about the event? Click here to look for answers. You can also email Blade@Bladeshow.com

schedule

See the day-to-day schedule of events for the BLADE Show weekend.

who attends?

For 40 years, the top names in the knife and outdoor industry all gathered at BLADE Show. Join us as and become a part of the BLADE Community. At BLADE Show, you can expect to see:

  • ABS master smiths & Cutlery Hall-of-Famers
  • World-Renowned Knifemakers
  • TV Personalities & Celebrities
  • Martial Art & Self-Defense Experts
  • Social Media Influencers & Bloggers
  • Authors, Reviewers, & Knife Experts
  • Big Names in the Outdoor & Travel Industry
  • Longtime Custom Collectors
  • Knife Enthusiasts Just Like You

Join us in Atlanta this summer and become a part of the BLADE Community!

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