BAR 15 Keynote Announced

Sally Smith, President & CEO, Buffalo Wild Wings, has been announced as the keynote speaker for this year's BAR at NRA Show.
SUNDAY, MAY 17 • 11:00am – 12:00pm

Meet Our Restaurants Rock Host

Chef and TV personality Geoffrey Zakarian will be the host with the most at Restaurants Rock.
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Getting Here Is Easy

Travel Discounts

Getting Here Is Easy Travel Discounts

Enjoy exclusive air and rail discounts just for BAR attendees that make coming to Chicago easier and affordable.


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Better Rates. A Better Stay.


Better Rates. A Better Stay. Housing

We negotiate exclusive rates for attendees at premiere downtown hotels that beat anything you’ll find on Expedia®, Priceline®, or any other travel agency.

Browse, Book & Save

"Already today, we found lime juice, new mixers, a couple of new liquors and a new technology product that will change our business."

Joseph Cope Owner, JJ’s at the Copper Pot

The Bar & Kitchen Come Together

BAR evolves every year and we never know just what the industry will bring to the table—get a taste of what happens each May.


Watch The Matchmaking