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Catersource and The Special Event
Feb 24 – 27, 2025
Broward County Convention CenterFort Lauderdale, FL

Harness the power of our audience

Meet powerful buyers seeking the latest products and services at Catersource + The Special Event 2025!

Connect with professionals across these catering and special events industries

Our highly-engaged attendees have a hand in a wide variety of hospitality services, including corporate events, foodservice management contracts, and special events.

Catersource + The Special Event attendees come pre-vetted: thousands of potential leads ready to interact, in real-time.

A robust community of catering & event professionals

Extend your reach to our community of industry professionals seeking your product or service.

Attendees come from all over the US, with 81% having purchasing power.

Attendees Are Buying...

  • Audio-Visual Equipment and Services
  • Bar/Beverage Service
  • Buffet Equipment
  • Business Services (staffing, scheduling, accounting payment systems, insurance)
  • Cooking Appliances
  • Disposables
  • Event Entertainment
  • Event Equipment Rentals (power, rigging, lifts, fencing, restrooms, crowd control)
  • Event Marketing/Branding/ Promotional Services 
  • Event Technology/Computer Hardware/Software
  • Event Sites/Venues
  • Floral/Plant Material
  • Furnishings, Tables, Chairs and Décor Products
  • Food and Beverage
  • Kitchen Equipment/Serveware/Food Prep
  • Lighting and Special Effects
  • Linens/Chair Covers/Draperies/Fabrics
  • Outdoor Cooking Equipment
  • Portable Flooring/ Carpeting/Turf/Dance Floors
  • Staging/Backdrops
  • Tablescapes (flatware/glassware/décor, centerpieces)
  • Tents/Tent Accessories/ Portable Structures/ Inflatables
  • Transportation/Group Travel Services
  • Health and Safety Equipment and Supplies