STIHLing the show - STIHL 2017 show dates

Every year, STIHL and VIKING try to get out on the road as much as possible! Whether that’s showcasing our awesome product ranges at industry trade shows or dazzling crowds with TIMBERSPORTS® demos in idyllic garden settings – we love getting out and about with our fans and customers!

2017 is set to be no different! So make sure you come and see us this year - we’ve got a crammed calendar and even picked out some of our favourites below!

Arborists Assemble!

(The ARB Show, 12th – 13th May 2017)STIHL shows and events

The highlight of any Arborists calendar is the annual ARB Show. This year the show returns to the prestigious Westonbirt Arboretum, home to the STIHL treetop walkway – and promises to be bigger than ever! STIHL & VIKING experts on hand and the latest STIHL products…we’ll see you there!

A day in the country

BBC Countryfile Live (3rd – 6th August 2017)

STIHL Countryfile LiveBBC Countryfile Live takes place in the beautiful grounds of Blenheim Palace and opens its doors to tens of thousands of visitors in August. We’ll be there once again with our own STIHL stage, showing off the finest in live chainsaw carving and tips from our product experts.

Not only this, but the finest TIMBERSPORTS® athletes from across Great Britain will come together on our stage to fight for the British TIMBERSPORTS® Championship title! Expect lots of noise, lots of excitement and lots of sawdust!

Book your tickets now to catch the action this summer.

An enchanted autumn

(RHS Festival of Trees, various dates in October/November)

Celebrating the beauty of autumn and the elements, the Festival of Trees takes place in beautiful RHS gardens across the country. Join us to welcome in the turn of the season with chainsaw carving, woodcraft and TIMBERSPORTS® demos. Keep an eye out on the RHS website for more details coming soon!

As always our event calendar is filled to the rafters, and will continue to fill up as the year progresses. Remember to visit us on Facebook and Twitter, as well as check out the blog for further updates on 2017 shows and events!

Other confirmed events in 2017:

12 - 13 May

The ARB Show

Westonbirt Arboretum

4-9 July

RHS Hampton Court Flower Show


19-23 July

RHS Tatton Park Flower Show


4-6 August

BBC Countryfile Live

Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire

1-2 November

Speedy Expo

Telford International Centre (TBC)

1-2 November Saltex

NEC Birmingham


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