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Catersource and The Special Event
March 27-30, 2023
Orange County Convention CenterOrlando, FL

The Catersource + The Special Event Tradeshow Floor

Everything You Need Under One Roof!


The Catersource + The Special Event tradeshow floor is a scene so vibrant and alluring, you can't help but mingle. Catch up with old friends, partake in the festivities and get down to business. If you want to see the trends, chat up with the who's who in the market and forge new partnerships, we've got you covered.

Eat, drink and be amazed at all that takes place on the #catersource+thespecialevent tradeshow floor.

Conference & Tradeshow Dates

March 27-30, 2023 | Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

Wednesday, March 29: Trade Show open 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Thursday, March 30: Trade Show open 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Head to Head Competition

DICED Competition

Armed with a mystery basket of ingredients and a pantry to pull from, six creative and highly skilled chefs will face off in a culinary competition not to be missed!

Swizzle Competition

Expert bartenders go head-to-head as they face off to create the perfect cocktail. Only one winner will be crowned for 2023. Check out what you can bring to your next event.

Education and More!

Ignite Stage

Igniting ideas and solutions, this business-forward stage is the place on the tradeshow floor to learn from top level executives on sales techniques, marketing, technology and business rebuilding.

The Main Stage

Keynotes, the Diced competition, and the Swizzle competition are just a few things taking place on this year's stage. Intimate, creative and cutting edge, these leaders in the field have the latest and greatest to take your culinary and event planning game to the next level.

A Show Floor with Supplier to Impress

Source Products and Services

We've got 300+ suppliers ready to do business and help you meet the demand.

A Refreshingly Real Environment

The enthusiasm is palpable but so are the honest conversations. Informative discussions, business partnerships from people who understand you and often, lifelong friendships are formed on the tradeshow floor.

The Voice of the Industry

We all learn from one another and share a common bond; a true enthusiasm and sincere passion for the catering and events industry. This is where your ideas come to life by finding the vendors who can supply new, never before seen ideas and products.