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Catersource and The Special Event 2021 Event Lineup

Creating breathtaking, delicious, seamless moments that clients can enjoy and share unites us all. Get ready for an opportunity to see updated event design curated for the new 2021 normal. Event outline below. Details will be announced soon. Stay tuned!

Connect Live

Monday, July 19

7:30 – 10:30 pm

Kick off your week right by connecting with friends and colleagues at our opening welcome reception. 

Opening Night Party

Tuesday, July 20

7:30 – 10:30 pm

Rejuvenate with the industry at our premier evening event featuring top entertainment. 

Opening General Session

Wednesday, July 21

9:00 – 10:00 am

Celebrate the return of live events at the Catersource + The Special Event Opening General Session, featuring keynote and technology futurist, Pablos Holman.

The Event Experience

Wednesday, July 21

6:30 – 9:30 pm

Immerse yourself a trends showcase with food and beverage highlights that will change your menus. 


Wednesday, July 21

9:30 pm – 12:00 am

Don’t miss the annual SEARCH fundraising event where proceeds help the Foundation’s ongoing mission of supporting event companies in need. 

Michael Cerbelli’s: The Hot List™: 2021

Thursday, July 22

8:00 – 10:00 am

Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot ListTM: 2021 will feature a high-energy presentation of the hottest new ideas, products and entertainment from around the globe.

Leadership Lunch

Thursday, July 22

11:45 am – 1:45 pm

Join industry leaders to discuss current and future issues to help drive the industry forward.

Closing Night Party – An Industry Celebration

Thursday, July 22

7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Celebrate with colleagues amidst an entertainment-filled experience as we wrap up a great week for our industry.

Would you like to get involved in the Showcasing Events? Are you looking for experience in the industry? Do you have a product or service you want to showcase? Or are you just looking to connect with your peers and have fun?

Here’s how you can get involved in the Catersource + The Special Event Showcasing Events.