The LENOX Cut Above Nationwide Tour and IRWIN Tools National Tradesmen Day Road Show are back and will log more than 35,000 miles and host 205 hands-on events at Lowe’s retail locations from August 14 through October 27.

All LENOX Cut Above Nationwide Tour and IRWIN Tools National Tradesmen Day Road Show events during the 11 weeks showcase the tools tradesmen rely on to keep the world running. Coast-to-coast events kick off in Upstate New York, Boston, and North Carolina and continue with stops throughout the Heartland, as well as California, Washington and Oregon.

The IRWIN Tools National Tradesmen Day Road Show promotes and celebrates September 15, 2017 as National Tradesmen Day, an event IRWIN established seven years ago to recognize and thank trade professionals in the U.S.—plumbers, electricians, roofers, bricklayers, woodworkers, carpenters and trade professionals. Product demonstrations include the industry-leading IRWIN VISE-GRIP Pliers (the centerpiece of the National Tradesmen Day logo) and the new IRWIN Tools Screwdrivers lineup. The events also feature recent innovations in IRWIN hand tools and power tool accessories as well as product giveaways. For updates and Road Show schedule, visit or search #nationaltradesmenday.

The LENOX Cut Above Nationwide Tour is on the road for the second year, featuring new and innovative products that enable users to far surpass their cutting needs. LENOX Cut Above Nationwide Tour products include Bi-Metal Reciprocating Saw Blades with Power Blast Technology and Diamond Abrasives Circular Saw Blade metal cutting demonstrations that show users how to get the job done right with the right product at the right time. A limited number of product giveaways will be offered at each stop. For a full list of events visit

As part of the IRWIN Tools National Tradesmen Day Road Show and LENOX Cut Above Tour, Stanley Black & Decker has partnered with Mercedes-Benz Vans to provide onsite test drives of the Mercedes-Benz Metris Cargo and Sprinter Work Vans. A Sweepstakes begins on August 14 and ends on October 27. Individuals may participate by visiting a local participating Lowe’s location during the IRWIN Tools National Tradesmen Day Road Show and LENOX Cut Above Tour events. The winner will also receive a $500 check, and trip package for (1) to the 2018 NAHB International Builders Show (January 9-11, 2018) in Orlando, Fla.

LENOX and Lowe’s are not sponsors or in any way responsible for the administration of this contest. For full rules and more information visit the road show section on Stanley Black & Decker bolstered its presence in the global tools industry by purchasing IRWIN Tools and LENOX in March 2017 and remains committed to celebrating National Tradesmen Day, meeting with customers and delivering innovative products. “The role skilled tradesmen play in our daily lives is paramount, and we’re committed to raising awareness of what they do for families and communities, day-in and day-out. Our tour across the U.S. is an opportunity to celebrate their expertise, showcase our latest innovations and also learn how we can help tradesmen continue to meet the challenges they face on the job site,” said Lee McChesney, president, Hand Tools, Accessories & Storage at Stanley Black & Decker.