Knife Events

When many people discuss knife events, they usually refer to the various knife shows worldwide that feature all manner of custom, factory, antique, commemorative and/or other knives made by custom artisans and production companies, and that are available for sale to the general public and others. However, knife events also can include forged knife and youth hammer-ins; knifemaker schools; knife auctions; knife collector club meetings; meet-the-maker, how to sharpen and other special programs conducted by retail knife stores and others; knife throwing competitions; knife cutting competitions; knife legislation annual meetings; and more. For a complete rundown of knife events, see the “Show Calendar” department in each issue of BLADE® Magazine.

BLADE Show: Experience Ed’s Homespun Knife Knowledge

BLADE® field editor and ABS master smith Ed Fowler will offer another of his seminars as only he can in “Knives That Survived The Frontier” during the 2013 BLADE Show & Living Ready Expo (www.bladeshow.com) May 31-June 2 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta. Ed’s seminar will be show Saturday at 2 p.m....

BLADE Show & Bladesmithing For Kids

  Let some of the world’s top bladesmiths teach your children about the craft in the American Bladesmith Society’s “Bladesmithing For Kids” seminar at the BLADE Show (www.bladeshow.com) & Living Ready Expo May 31-June 2 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta.   Join American Bladesmith Society (ABS) master smiths Joe Keeslar and Tim...

Tactical Knife From Bin Laden Raid Up For Bid

Bids for the Emerson CQC-7 tactical knife carried by “Mark Owen,” a SEAL given the order to kill or capture Osama bin Laden, will be accepted through 8 p.m. EST today, according to Ernest Emerson. Owen is the pseudonym of the author of the book on the Bin Laden raid, “No Easy Day: The...

BLADE Show: Euro & Asian Sword Seminars

Watch those who know how use a selection of swords to recreate the way they actually were employed in combat in the days of yore in the fast-paced “Historical Swordplay Techniques” by the Reinhardt Legacy Fight Team at the BLADE Show (www.bladeshow.com) May 31-June 2 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia.  ...

BLADE Show: You, Your EDC and the Police

The BLADE Show (www.bladeshow.com) is the place to learn all about knives—including what to say when you are stopped by law enforcement for carrying one. Have you ever been stopped for carrying a knife? What did you say to the officer? Did he ask you why you carried a knife? What was your response?...

BLADE Show Focus: The Future of Knives

The BLADE Show (www.bladeshow.com) will embrace the future of knives with the special seminar “SharpKidz: A Cool Knife Club For Kids.” The BLADE Show will be May 31-June 2 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta. The SharpKidz seminar will be conducted by Pete Cohan show Sunday, June 2, at 11 a.m. in Room...