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Access to thousands of established and emerging beverage alcohol brands and labels, related products and services, and seminars and demonstrations.
Includes access to NRA Show Expo.
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Access to an array of lectures, workshops and roundtables intended to explore bar trends, pain points and best practices towards profitability.
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All eyes will be on Main Stage, where industry superstars share their wisdom and where the hottest beverage trends take the spotlight.
Focused on limited-production producers you won't find just anywhere, this pavilion offers a concentration of indie distilleries, breweries and wineries that your customers will be excited to discover.
Chicago's top restaurants share how delectable bar snacks keep their customers ordering another round.
Watch the nation's top cocktail slingers go head-to-head for the title of "Star of the Bar" at BAR's Main Stage.
NRA President & CEO Dawn Sweeney will once again moderate a panel of change agents as they engage in a lively discussion about customer service, business models and technology within the foodservice space.
Access to unique sessions, roundtables and lectures aimed at addressing the challenges, opportunities, and best practices for this quickly growing segment.
Access to an exclusive networking event dedicated to new ingredients, trends and techniques, and the subtle nuances of the latest dietary regulations and restrictions.
Catch up over a drink. Let loose on the dance floor. Prospect new business. Whatever your speed, treat yourself to some fun at BAR Show 17's after-hours events.
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New trends, new ingredients, new techniques--BAR Show continues to evolve every year, the 2017 iteration promising to be the best one yet. Take a gander at some of the things restaurateurs discover when they attend this one-of-a-kind event.
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"What we did with culinary—the kitchen side of it—20 years ago is happening now, behind the bar. So, if you’re a restaurateur, you have to be here at the Show next year."
The National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show® (NRA Show®) is open to trade only and not open to the public. Individuals must be directly involved in the foodservice or lodging industry to attend or exhibit. Solicitation of any kind by non-exhibitors is strictly prohibited.
No one under 16 years of age will be permitted on the NRA Show floor at any time regardless of affiliation or circumstances. This includes infants and toddlers. Absolutely no strollers or infant carriers (worn or carried) are permitted at any time on the NRA Show floor. Children ages 16 to 18 years of age are permitted only if accompanied by an adult at all times. The National Restaurant Association® (NRA) reserves the right to request proof of age from any one at any time. This rule is strictly enforced and there are no exceptions to this policy. This rule applies to all exhibitors and attendees. Registration of anyone under 16 years of age is unauthorized and in violation of these policies.
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