May 19-22 | Chicago, IL
Saturday, May 19 | Wintrust Arena
May 20-21 | Marriott Marquis Chicago
Experience everything new and important in the foodservice industry under one roof.
McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
Foodservice buyers can't wait to see what you've been cooking up in the last year.
We could probably name a hundred reasons, but here are just a few.
The Show is your annual opportunity to position your business for growth. Be inspired by the latest culinary breakthroughs, transformed by new equipment and technology, intrigued by bold insights from industry leaders, and energized by networking with your peers.
Featured PresentationsSpecialty Features & Pavilions
Imagine your business through a new lens. Whether you want new techniques from renowned chefs to enrich your menu or to know how technology can attract new customers, we’ve got on-floor education sessions for you.
Education at the Show
The fun doesn't end when the Show floor closes. Keep things going well into the night with exclusive access to after-hours events at Chicago's hottest locations.
IFMA Gold & Silver Plate Awards
Celebrate the nation's top operator talent at the IFMA Gold & Silver Plate Awards.
Dance Saturday night away at our epic concert featuring four-time Grammy winner Keith Urban.
Block Party 2018
Chicago's most talked-about bars and clubs offer up free food, drinks, and entertainment to all badge holders.
Young Professionals Party
Come together to celebrate the rising stars of the foodservice industry with a reception at a local Chicago bar.
Emerging technologies, unique ingredients, shifting trends—we've curated areas and pavilions throughout the Show to keep you up to date on the latest developments shaping foodservice today.