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Upcoming Events…


 

ILCA's iLandscape Trade Show

Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, 1551 Thoreau Dr N, Schaumburg, IL 60173 (Jan. 29 - 31, 2020)

Visit Russo at Booth #1330! The Midwest’s biggest show geared towards the lawn and landscape industry. The three-day show will feature more than 275 exhibitors, the hottest products, free Spanish-language education, career fair, ILCA’s Excellence in Landscape Awards Night, entertainment, prizes, and much more! Learn More & Register Here >

 

Vanguard Engine Maintenance Seminar

Russo: Elgin (Tuesday, February 11, 2020 | 8:00am - 12:00pm)

Únase al equipo de Vanguard y Briggs & Stratton para un seminario de medio día que cubra el mantenimiento del motor y más. Los temas a tratar incluyen características técnicas de alto nivel y beneficios de Vanguard, mantenimiento preventivo, una descripción general del sistema EFI que incluye sus componentes, beneficios, diagnóstico y servicio. Se servirá un almuerzo de cortesía después del seminario. Registrarse para el seminario de Español aquí.

Russo: Elgin (Tuesday, February 11, 2020 | 11:00am - 3:00pm)

Join the Vanguard and Briggs & Stratton team for a half-day seminar covering engine maintenance and more. Topics that will be covered include high level technical features and benefits of Vanguard, preventative maintenance, an overview of the EFI system including its components, benefits, diagnostics, and servicing. A complimentary lunch will be served prior to the start of the seminar. Register today to reserve your spot. Register for the afternoon seminar in English here.

 

Seminarios de Mantenimento Preventivo de 2 Ciclos - Echo

Russo: Frankfort (Friday, March 13, 2020 | 9:00am - 10:00am)
Russo: Elgin (Friday, March 20, 2020 | 9:00am - 10:00am)

Únase a nosotros antes de nuestro evento de Casa Abierta para los seminarios de mantenimiento preventivo de 2 ciclos, organizados por ECHO. Los seminarios comienzan a las nueve. Aprenda sobre la limpieza del motor, el mantenimiento del filtro de aire y la mezcla adecuada de combustible y aceite. Los técnicos expertos de ECHO cubrirán los tipos de fallas y problemas de rendimiento causados por un manejo incorrecto y cómo mantener su equipo funcionando sin problemas. Conducted En Español at our Frankfort & Elgin stores!
Registrarse para el seminario de Frankfort aquí. Registrarse para el seminario de Elgin aquí.

 

Russo Power Equipment Spring Open Houses

Russo: Frankfort & Hainesville (Friday, March 13, 2020 | 10:00am - 2:00pm)
Russo: Elgin, Naperville & Schiller Park (Friday, March 20, 2020 | 10:00am - 2:00pm)

Spring Open Houses feature representatives from the most prominent companies in the industry putting on demonstrations and informing customers of the new products on the market. There will be food, raffles, giveaways, and one day only deals. Learn More >

 

Russo's Annual Spring Used Equipment Auction

Russo: Hainesville (April 18, 2020 | Auction begins at 8:30am)

Russo Power Equipment is excited to have its Annual Used Equipment Auction! The auction will be held at our Hainesville location on Saturday, April 18, 2020. The auction is open to the public and free to register. More Info >

 

Past Events…


 

Equipment Maintenance Seminar

Russo: Elgin (November 15, 2019 | 9:30am - 11:30am)

Stihl Gold Certified MasterWrench technician Andrew Gietler guides you through the ins and outs of handheld equipment maintenance. Register Here >

 

ITEA Truck Safety Seminar

Russo: Elgin (November 1, 2019 | 9:00am - 12:00pm)

Learn about trucking safety, vehicle registration, avoiding fines, and other best practices to stay safe and legal on the road. Anybody who drives a municipal or contractor vehicle will greatly benefit from the information presented here! Register Here >

 

Russo Snowtober Fest

Russo: Elgin (October 23, 2019 | 9:00am - 2:00pm)

Kick start your winter prep this year at Russo's Snowtober Fest. Visit with top winter vendors, test out new equipment with live demos, and enter to win raffle prizes. Register to attend Free Seminar, begins at 10am, and learn about the benefits of using liquid ice melt this winter. Snowex & Toro are sponsoring a complimentary food truck lunch once the seminar is completed.

 

Echo One-Day-Only Sale - 15% off

All Russo Locations (October 23, 2019 | 7:00am - 4:00pm)

Stop in and save BIG on your outdoor power equipment needs with 15% off Echo at all Russo locations on 10/23/19!
*15% off MSRP discount applies to select ECHO units on the day of the dealer sales event only. Excludes all GT-225 models,all SRM-225 models, PB-250LN, PB-2520, 58V cordless and all accessories. Not to be combined with any other offers.

 

Fall Used Equipment Auction

Russo: Frankfort (October 12, 2019 | Doors open at 7:00am, starts at 8:30)

Russo Power Equipment is excited to have its 4th Annual Fall Used Equipment Auction! The auction will be held at our Frankfort location on Saturday, October 12, 2019 with an Equipment Inspection Day on Friday, October 11th from 8am - 3pm. The auction is open to the public and free to register. More Information >

 

Professional Chainsaw Operation Training

Russo: Elgin (October 4, 2019 | 8:00am - 12:00pm)

Earn 3.75 ISA and TCIA CTSP CEUs while learning about safe work practices of chainsaw operation from Todd Kramer an ISA Certified Arborist, Certified Tree Safety Professional and an approved instructor for TCIA. Training information includes pre-use inspection, field maintenance, sharpening and handling. It will also involve a review of the 5 step felling plan along with best practices when limbing and bucking logs.

 

ITEA Truck Safety Seminar

Russo: Frankfort (September 20, 2019 | 9:00am - 12:00pm)

Driving with the wrong trailer license can land you some pretty hefty fines. Join the Illinois Truck Enforcement Association and Russo Power Equipment for an informative seminar on trucking safety, vehicle registration, avoiding fines, and other best practices for helping trucking industry members stay safe and legal on the road. Anybody who drives a municipal or contractor vehicle will greatly benefit from the information presented here!

The ITEA is comprised of police officers, industry members, and specialized attorneys with the goal of providing trucking industry pros with the resources they need to do their jobs at the highest standards possible.

 

Equipment Maintenance Seminar

Russo: Frankfort (September 13, 2019 | 9:30am - 11:30am)

Stihl Gold Certified MasterWrench technician Andrew Gietler guides you through the ins and outs of handheld equipment maintenance.

 

Chainsaw Safety Seminar

Russo: Elgin (June 14, 2019 | 9:30am - 11:30am)

Earn 1.5 ISA CEUs while learning about the best chainsaw safety practices from Andrew Guetler, a Gold Certified MasterWrench Service® Technician with Stihl.

 

Echo/Russo Professional Demo Day

Russo: Hainesville (May 30, 2019 | 8:00am - 2:00pm)

Mark your calendars for a special Demo Day event hosted by Echo at our Russo: Hainesville location! Learn about the new Echo X-series, demo Echo products, and save 20% off your purchase of new Echo equipment.

Stop by for demos and a chance to win a PB-8010! Bring a friend and double your chances.
*Echo serialized equipment will be discounted 20% off MSRP only at the Russo Hainesville location on 5/30/19.

 

Russo's Annual Spring Used Equipment Auction

Russo: Hainesville (April 13, 2019 | Auction begins at 8:30am)

Russo Power Equipment is excited to have its Annual Used Equipment Auction! The auction will be held at our Hainesville location on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The auction is open to the public and free to register. More Info >

 

Daily Hustle Midwest Tour ft. Chant Singvongsa

Russo: Hainesville (April 12, 2019 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm)

Don’t miss a special guest appearance by Chant Singvongsa of Chant’s Daily Hustle on Friday, April 12th! Brought to you by Bob-Cat Mowers, The 2019 Daily Hustle Midwest Tour will be stopping by our Hainesville store from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. You'll be able to meet Chant, take photos, talk to him, and see some new BOB-CAT mowers. Free swag, including the EXCLUSIVE Daily Hustle hats, will be available as well as a chance to talk to Chant about business. Get ready to be a part of the Daily Hustle! Chant Singvongsa is a Minnesota based landscaper, entrepreneur, and Youtuber with a passion for all things power equipment.

 

Russo Power Equipment Spring Open Houses

Russo: Hainesville, Frankfort & Schiller Park (Friday, March 15, 2019 | 10:00am - 2:00pm)
Russo: Naperville & Elgin (Friday, March 22, 2019 | 10:00am - 2:00pm)

Spring Open Houses feature representatives from the most prominent companies in the industry putting on demonstrations and informing customers of the new products on the market. There will be food, raffles, giveaways, and one day only deals. Learn More >

 

Echo Preventative 2-Cycle Maintenance Seminars

Russo: Hainesville (Friday, March 15, 2019 | 9:00am - 10:00am)
Russo: Elgin (Friday, March 22, 2019 | 9:00am - 10:00am)

Únase a nosotros antes de nuestro evento de Casa Abierta para los seminarios de mantenimiento preventivo de 2 ciclos, organizados por ECHO. Los seminarios comienzan a las nueve. Aprenda sobre la limpieza del motor, el mantenimiento del filtro de aire y la mezcla adecuada de combustible y aceite. Los técnicos expertos de ECHO cubrirán los tipos de fallas y problemas de rendimiento causados por un manejo incorrecto y cómo mantener su equipo funcionando sin problemas. Conducted En Español at our Hainesville & Elgin stores!

 

Plant Health Care Seminar

Russo: Frankfort (March 15, 2019 | 9:00am - 10:00am)

Join us before our Spring Open House for a Plant Health Care Seminar! Learn more about how to design a lawn program that works for you. This plant health care seminar will also touch on why application timing is so important and how weather can affect your applications.

 

Tree Climbing Techniques Class - Earn 5 ISA Arborist/TCIA CTSP CEUs!

Russo: Elgin (February 25, 2019 | 8:00am - 2:00pm)

Join international climbers Eduardo Median (Davey) and Rich Hattier (ISC) with help from Russo's resident Arborist and CTSP Dan O'Brien for a full day event. Together they cover basic and advanced tree climbing techniques followed by a talk on aerial rescue for tree workers.

5 ISA Arborist and TCIA CTSP CEUs available.

 

Stihl Equipment Maintenance Seminar

Russo: Elgin (November 16, 2018 | 9:30am - 11:30am)

Stihl Gold Certified MasterWrench technician Andrew Gietler guides you through the ins and outs of handheld equipment maintenance.

 

InfoHub Informational Seminar

Russo: Frankfort (November 9, 2018 | 9:30am - 11:30am)

See firsthand what InfoHub™ can do for your business at our Russo-only seminar. You'll learn about how this groundbreaking technology will Increase your business's productivity & profitability through real-time equipment monitoring. Lunch will be served.

Russo Customers are offered the best available product pricing, starting at only $9.99/mo.

 

ITEA Truck Safety Seminar

Russo: Frankfort (November 2, 2018 | 9:30am - 11:30am)

Driving with the wrong trailer license can land you some pretty hefty fines. Join the Illinois Truck Enforcement Association and Russo Power Equipment for a seminar on proper vehicle registration, trailer and truck laws, and vehicle safety. Anybody who drives a municipal or contractor vehicle will greatly benefit from the information presented here!

The ITEA is comprised of police officers, industry members, and specialized attorneys with the goal of providing trucking industry pros with the resources they need to do their jobs at the highest standards possible.

 

Fall Used Equipment Auction

Russo: Frankfort (October 20, 2018 | Doors open at 7:00am | starts 8:30)

Russo Power Equipment is excited to have its 3rd Annual Fall Used Equipment Auction! The auction will be held at our Frankfort location on Saturday, October 20, 2018 with an Equipment Inspection Day on Friday, October 19th from 8am - 4pm. The auction is open to the public and free to register. More Information >

 

Stihl Equipment Maintenance Seminar

Russo: Frankfort (September 14, 2018 | 9:30am - 11:30am)

Stihl Gold Certified MasterWrench technician Andrew Gietler guides you through the ins and outs of handheld equipment maintenance.

 

Silica Dust Safety Training

Russo: Elgin (August 16, 2018 | 9:00am - 10:30am)

Do you know the dangers of silica dust exposure? EDCO’s experts will be discussing OSHA’s silica dust regulations, how to avoid fines, and best practices for protecting yourself and your crew from silica dust inhalation.

 

ILCA's Summer Snow Days Trade Show

Pheasant Run Resort & Convention Center, 4051 E Main St, St. Charles, IL (July 25 - 26, 2018)

Russo will be at booth 308 of the ILCA's inaugural tradeshow, education, and networking event for snow professionals.

 

Chainsaw Safety Seminar

Russo: Elgin (June 15, 2018 | 9:30am - 11:30am)

Earn 1.5 ISA CEUs while learning about the best chainsaw safety practices from Andrew Guetler, a Gold Certified MasterWrench Service® Technician with Stihl.

 

Russo Power Equipment Spring Open Houses

Hainesville & Elgin (Friday, March 9, 2018 | 10:00am - 2:00pm)
Naperville, Frankfort & Schiller Park (Friday, March 16, 2018 | 10:00am - 2:00pm)

Spring Open Houses feature representatives from the most prominent companies in the industry putting on demonstrations and informing customers of the new products on the market. There will be food, raffles, giveaways, and one day only deals.

 

Chainsaw Safety Seminar

Russo: Hainesville (March 23, 2018 | 9:30am - 11:30am)

Earn 1.5 ISA CEUs while learning about the best chainsaw safety practices from Andrew Guetler, a Gold Certified MasterWrench Service® Technician with Stihl.

 

Russo's Annual Spring Used Equipment Auction

Russo: Hainesville (April 14, 2018 | 8:30am - 4:00pm)

Russo Power Equipment is excited to have its 6th Annual Used Equipment Auction! The auction will be held at our Hainesville location on Saturday, April 14, 2018. The auction is open to the public and free to register. More Info >

 

Echo Preventative 2-Cycle Maintenance Seminars

Hainesville & Elgin (Friday, March 9, 2018 | 9:30am - 10:30am)

Join us before our March 9th Open House events for Preventative 2-Cycle Maintenance seminars, hosted by ECHO. Learn about engine cleaning, air filter maintenance, and proper fuel & oil mixing. ECHO's expert technicians will cover the types of failures and performance issues that are caused by improper handling and how to keep your equipment running smoothly. Conducted in English at our Hainesville location, and En Español at our Elgin store!

 

Plant Health Care Education

Russo: Frankfort (February 21, 2018 | 8:00am – 12:00pm)

Join us during our Plant Health Care Education Days to learn about plant health care from the lawn care industry professionals. Our guest speakers aim to educate you on the most up-to-date best practices and modern strategies currently being used in the field. Discuss new and commonly used products in a relaxed environment, at no cost to you.

 

Plant Health Care Education

Russo: Elgin (February 14, 2018 | 8:00am – 12:00pm)

Join us during our Plant Health Care Education Days to learn about plant health care from the lawn care industry professionals. Our guest speakers aim to educate you on the most up-to-date best practices and modern strategies currently being used in the field. Discuss new and commonly used products in a relaxed environment, at no cost to you.

 

ILCA's iLandscape Trade Show

Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, 1551 Thoreau Dr N, Schaumburg, IL 60173 (Jan. 31 - Feb. 2, 2018 | 9:00am-2:00pm)

Russo will be at Booth of 716 the Midwest’s biggest show geared towards the lawn and landscape industry. The three day show features opportunities for lawn and landscape professionals, equipment dealers and construction businesses to view the newest products, technology and best practices.

 

IAPD/IPRA Soaring to New Heights Conference

Hilton Chicago, 720 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605 (January 18 - 20, 2018 | 7:30am-5:00pm)

Russo will be at Booth 817 of the premier state conference for parks and recreation, forest preserves and conservation agencies in Illinois. IAPD/IPRA Soaring to New Heights conference brings together more than 4,200 professionals and elected officials for three exciting days of quality educational programming, networking and professional development.