for the energy you brought to the 2018 National Restaurant Association Show, and for helping create success for the entire industry!
for 100th National Restaurant Association Show
May 18-21, 2019 | Chicago, IL
Your Front-Row Seat to the Future of Foodservice
Explore the exciting foodservice innovations on display at the 2018 Show and get excited for next year.
Registration for the centennial Restaurant Show opens in September
McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
Foodservice buyers can't wait to see what you've been cooking up.
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.
Chicago Stars Mixology Competition
Chicago's finest compete to become "Chicago's STAR Mixologist."
Dance Saturday night away at our epic concert featuring like 2018's four-time Grammy winner Keith Urban.
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.