Exhibitor List & Interactive Floor Plan
400+ companies will be on the show floor, introducing you to thousands of products and services that will help you grow, maintain, and exemplify your business in 2018 and beyond. Connecting with these exhibitors at the tradeshow will give you access to exclusive discounts, giveaways and 1-on-1 advice you can't get anywhere else!
Tuesday, February 20 | 11:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday, February 21 | 9:30am - 3:00pm
Las Vegas Convention Center - South Hall
You'll walk away with hundreds of ideas from our award-winning tradeshow at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Packed with more than 300 exhibitor booths you'll explore trending foods, inventive techniques, interactive demos, hot products and new services that will inspire you to truly differentiate and stay ahead of your competition.
Catch a shuttle bus at the Colosseum tour bus entrance to LVCC on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Tuesday, February 20 | 7:30am - 5:30pm
Wednesday, February 21 | 7:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am - 1:00pm | Free | Culinary Arena
Armed with a mystery basket of ingredients, six creative and highly skilled chef teams will face off in a culinary competition not to be missed! Assigned a specific dish, each team has thirty minutes to complete their dish and submit for judging. Watch as our panel of noteworthy judges tastes each dish and declares a winner.
Tradeshow Happy Hour
Tuesday | 4:00pm - 5:00pm | Free
Wind down after a busy day on the tradeshow floor! Sip beverages and mingle with other Catersource attendees and exhibitors.
|Happy Hour Station||Booth Number|
|Cort ReCharge Stage||Attendee Lounge|
|North American Beverage Company||1333|
|Oregon Fruit Products||714|
|Total Party Planner||712|
Wednesday | 9:30am - 3:00pm | Free
The tradeshow will be WILD on Wednesday, featuring a new twist on My Favorite Things, Last Call Prize Crawl and big prizes. A taste of the prizes includes one of Erik Wahl’s paintings from the opening session, complimentary passes for Catersource 2019 and much more. If you stay at the tradeshow through Wednesday, we’ll even give you a free ride to the airport. Simply reserve your seat for the Red Carpet Departure Airport Shuttle during the registration process.
Last Call Prize Crawl
Wednesday | 9:30am - 2:00pm | Free
Fancy an Eric Wahl painting hanging in your living room, restaurant, kitchen or office? Well, Catersource is giving one lucky winner the chance to do just that…And it’s as simple as networking with your industry peers during the event! The Catersource attendee with the most badge scans will win Eric Wahl’s painting created live on stage during the Catersource keynote. Please note: Only badge scans between the times of 9:30am and 2:00pm Wednesday, 21st will be included in the competition. The winner must be present at the attendee lounge at 2pm in order to claim the prize.
Beyond the Plate Competition
Wednesday | 10:30am - 11:30am | Free | Culinary Arena
In this exciting competition, a three-judge panel will select the winner whose creativity is at the forefront, taking food design to the next level!
Find My Favorite Things
Wednesday | 10:00am - 12:00pm | Free
We’re excited to launch Find My Favorite Things this year, a spinoff of the fan-favorite My Favorite Things from the previous two years. In this new immersive shopping experience, participants are led by a Catersource Ambassador on a curated tour through the tradeshow based on their area of interest. Each participant will receive exclusive demonstrations and deluxe product samples along the way.
Wednesday | 1:30pm - 2:30pm | Free | Culinary Arena
Who can put together the best “bar program” in this fast and fun cocktail competition? Cheer on your favorite caterer, “masquerading” as a bartender for just one day! Best of all, recipes will be provided for those attending and cheering on the competitors. Take these recipes back to your city and wow your clients—your cocktail program R&D is done for the year!