Preston Hardware’s ToolFest 2021 is almost here. Ottawa’s biggest celebration of all things related to tools and equipment returns August 16 – 20, 2021. Following on the success of last year, this year’s event will again be 5 full days, giving you plenty of time to load up on new tools and save a bundle at the same time.

Now in its 28th year, ToolFest is Ottawa’s largest and most successful tool event, bringing together dealers, contractors and tool lovers at

Nearly legendary, this well-renowned event draws attendees from far beyond Ottawa’s borders, enticed by exceptional deals and a sneak peek at the latest and greatest tools from well-known brands including DeWALT, Makita, Milwaukee, Apex, Freud, Garant, OLFA, Marshalltown and dozens of others who have made their products available at savings as low as 60% off.

Preston Hardware’s flagship event went virtual last year for the first time, making it possible for tool fans to enjoy shopping from the comfort of their own homes. This year the event will be held exclusively online, with options for local delivery or curbside pick-up at your convenience. In its online format, ToolFest continues to offer the same exceptional selection of tools and outstanding deals that ToolFest fans have come to expect.

Hosted by Preston Hardware every year since 1993; Canada’s largest tool festival, ToolFest only happens once a year, right here in Ottawa. Traditionally a 2-day event featuring the most innovative tools and the hottest deals offered anywhere in the region, ToolFest is highly anticipated by tool lovers each year. In its virtual format, ToolFest is again extended over 5 days, giving Preston Hardware’s loyal customers additional time to enjoy incredible savings & the opportunity to acquire the newest tools at the lowest prices possible.

Incredible Savings to be Had!

Each year Preston Hardware lines up incredible deals from the most reputable and well-respected tool suppliers, extending pricing and deals you’re unlikely to find anywhere else. As usual, ToolFest will offer not only great deals but also contests and giveaways too.

Eagerly anticipating the event each year, tool lovers know that ToolFest is the best time to make their annual tool purchases and upgrades. Not only are incredible savings to be had, but items as low as 60% off are being offered on a huge selection of tools from your favourite manufacturers.

Preston Hardware’s celebration of all things tool-related began as a showcase of leading manufacturers in 1993 as an event for contractors. Over the years ToolFest evolved, opening to the entire Ottawa community, giving all tool fans access to the same great deals as contractors and professionals.