i Portici - 21 and 22 May 2022
The exhibition of custom knives, featuring craftsmen from all over Italy and Europe, is back on the fourth weekend of May 2022, with exhibitions, events and competitions!
Two days, Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd of May under the “portici” of the historic center of Romano di Lombardia, dedicated to enthusiasts and collectors, with the best Italian knifemakers and emerging craftsmen of the art of the blade.
The cutler’s festival is more than just an exhibition!
COMPETITION AND AWARDS
The twenty-second edition of the exhibition will have a competition reserved for the “Best chef’s knife“, with the following measurements: blade between 20cm and 25cm, total length between 31cm and 40cm.
In addition, new for 2022 is the special competition for the best “Gentleman’s folding pocket knife“, a pocket folding knife with a blade locking system. Blade length when open from 5cm to 11cm, maximum closed size 13cm.
Design and material choices are free in both categories.
There will also be awards presented for the usual categories: best folding knife, best fixed blade knife, best damascus steel blade, “Best in Show”, best regional knife and best tactical knife.
On Sunday morning, May 22nd, there will be an award ceremony.
KNIVES CUTTING COMPETITION IS BACK
The ITALIAN CHAMPIONSHIP OF SPORTS CUT WITH KNIFE will take place at 2:00 pm on Saturday, May 21st, in Piazza Fiume, organized by Brokenblades Italia ASD. A discipline born in the US that’s having huge success throughout the world.
An exclusive competition, at the end of which, the best classifieds will be rewarded!
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
Lame sotto i Portici 2022 will take place on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd of May 2022, from 9a.m. to 6 p.m.
Subscription deadline is Friday 6 May