Press registration for Nightclub & Bar Show 2016 is now open! The deadline to apply for a Press Badge is Monday, February 22, 2016. Press badges provide access to Conference Sessions (excluding Workshops, Offsite Trainings and Back of House Tours), Expo Floor and Nightlife Events (excluding Super Premium Networking Reception).
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A year of excellent exhibits and networking events! Weeks of meetings can be finalized in a few hours here. Looking forward to next year. Ryan Myers, CEO, DropZone
A lot of great new products and a place where everyone in the business can network and move the industry into the future. Jamie Bean, Bartender, That One Bar
Everyone who’s anyone was hobnobbing with industry icons and trendsetters to ‘raise their bar’. Shari Kennedy, Lead Bartender, In The Mix Pub, Nesquehoning, PA
What you get from this show will pay off for many years to come. Heath Campbell, Owner, PV Wings N Things, Pahrump, NV
This one-stop conference expertly covers the entire operations of your establishment. Mary Butler, Manager, Havana Club & Grill, McAllen, TX
The Nightclub & Bar Show opened my eyes to a whole new experience we can offer our customers and ways to keep them coming back while gaining new customers every day. Erika Seneca, Marketing Manager, Armor Inn Tap Room, Ellicottville, NY
Stretched my vision, reaffirmed the things we are doing right, and provided solutions for the things we need to improve on. Returned and immediately started planning the expansion of our bar to serve more patrons. Dave Dayler, Owner, Saloon on Calhoun with Bacon
The Nightclub & Bar Show is a MUST ATTEND if you want to run a successful and efficient operation. The parties, the networking, the products, the speakers, the trade show floor....this event is a true home run! Scott LeMiere, Owner TASTE!
A prime opportunity to network with passionate professionals in an industry we all love! Thomas Calabrese III DJ BREEZE
If you think you know it all about the Nightclub industry you should attend the Nightclub & Bar Show and find out how little you know! Randy Watson
The Nightclub & Bar Show is essential for the growth of your venue! The resources and access to industry professionals is invaluable to a successful business! Michael McCray, Director of Operations and Production, Beta Nightclub, Denver CO
There is no better resource for our industry then the Nightclub & Bar Show. You name it, it’s here under one roof. Blue Rivera Mixology Consultant (Blue York City Events)
After the show, I was more motivated than ever to get on the ball and try new things with my bar back home... and so far so good! Justin Conrad, Owner, Nash Vegas Bar
Very useful and a lot of information that comes in hand for the future—for your venue and yourself. Andre BouMitri, Bartender, RIO Club, Austin, TX
Amazing! So much to see and experience. An incredible tool for any bar owner or manager. I will be attending every year! Leslie Roberts, Manager, R Bar and Grill
There is no better way to meet and speak with professional vendors in all facets of the bar and nightclub business. Elaine Danicic, GM, Taste Catering & Eatery taste2900.com
I came to this show because I want to be on the cutting edge of creating value for my customers and to differentiate my business from my competitors. Mission accomplished!!!! Bill Dubiel, Owner, Chill
I loved the trade show - the floor was filled with so many new items and things you didn't even know you needed. We will definitely be back next year. Barbie, Jimmy Geez Sports Bar & Grill
The Show was an excellent forum to brush up on core principles, learn tips and techniques helping others achieve success and discover the latest innovations in products and technology impacting the bar business. Darrell O'Brien, Director of Operations, Moose International
An extremely important show for owners but in particular it is a must show for key staff members. Kevin Ferguson, President, O'Leary Entertainment Ltd.
When you are searching for a way beyond just keeping your business doors open you have to find an edge, something more that helps your business stand out from the rest. The Nightclub & Bar Show offers you those ideas and innovations that can give you that edge. Patricia Lafayette, Owner, Brewster's Place Bar & Grill
Nightclub & Bar is an extraordinary event in which you are able to see the latest and greatest technologies being put to use at bar locations across the world. Every year I make more and more connections to help grow my business. Bryan Tepus, VP of Sales, ExpiTrans, Inc
I would recommend this event for anyone and everyone in the hospitality industry. The resources, networking, and exposure to new products you receive in just a few short days makes it one of the most beneficial things you can do for your employees and business alike. Can't wait to see what's in store for next year! Gavin Spohn, Bartender, One49North & Chuy's Restaurant
This is an educational experience of a lifetime. As an owner, invest in your team and take them to this event. It’s the staff that's in the trenches that will not only benefit from the classes taught but can tell you as an owner which products being sold at the Expo will help add revenue to your business. This event is worth every penny. Last year just my former business partner and I went, this year I took my entire team (7 of us total) and next year I'm taking them again! Esau Logan Owner Rack 'Em Billiards & Sports Bar
The 30th Show was very informative—from meeting peers in the industry across the US, sharing ideas to seeing some new and cutting edge products on the show room floor was just another added value why we attend. This is worth the trip! Robert Gleim, General Manager, Bamboo Willie's Beachside Bar
This is a great Trade Show to attend if you are in the bar business. Great information, great product, and great experiences. Kurt Gomer, Director of Food & Beverage, Coeur d' Alene Casino Resort & Hotel
The 30th Anniversary Nightclub & Bar Show was very informative, meeting peers in the industry from other parts of the US and sharing ideas to seeing some new innovative cutting edge products on the showroom floor was just another added value why we should attend. Worth the trip! Robert Gleim, General Manager, Bamboo Willie’s Beachside Bar, Pensacola, FL
“When you come up with something really exciting and that you’re really proud of you want to shout it and tell it to the world, and this is a great place to do that.” Ian McLaren, Director Trade Advocacy, Bacardi USA
“It really is the Million dollar show. Nightclub & Bar Show has been a must exhibit event now for many years, in fact it’s over 13 years straight for us. This year it has been so much more than we could have imagined, and that’s after a record year last year! We would simply not be in business if it was not for this event!” Tony Wheeler, President of Sales & Marketing, Orange Door
“It was an incredible show! Our booth was in the top 5 most with the most leads, Bar Rescue wants to place us on their show and Univision also has a TV show they want us on. We've received multiple national publication coverage and the consumer response was over whelming. Some big box stores are looking to put our products on shelves.” Chris Lodge, The Axelband
“The 2015 show was the best one in the 22 years that we have participated! More sales and more leads than ever!” Paul Artt, President, Quik n' Crispy Greaseless Fryers
“This was an extremely busy show for us. We do about 18 shows a year and this show, year after year, has brought us more leads than any other show in the nation. Thank you Nightclub & Bar Show for such a tremendous job.” Martha Lynch, Sales Manager, Sweet Mesquite Bakery
“The show was a tremendous success for us and we certainly appreciated seeing old friends and welcoming new friends to the Joe Hand organization. Looking forward to 2016!”
“The show was a perfect opportunity to launch our new line of all natural fruit herb simple syrups. We could not have asked for better exposure. Great show!” Sallie Dent Porth, Owner of Sallie's Greatest
“This was our first show and we were pleased with the number of people who stopped at our booth to play with our product.” Michael F. Kolesar, President, Technical Toys Inc.
“The booth paid for itself 10 times over on up our first day back after the show. Sign us up for next year!” Barchefs
"As a new company, there is no better environment in which to showcase your product than the Nightclub & Bar Show. Being awarded Entrepreneur of the Year allowed LavCup to connect with decision makers from around the globe and served as the catalyst for our launch into the nightclub and bar industry. I strongly encourage any new company looking to make a splash into the industry to attend Nightclub & Bar Show!" Matt Williams, Founder, LavCup
“This was our third year at the Nightclub & Bar Show and it continues to provide one of the best avenues for gaining new customers and connecting with existing customers. Even months later we continue to get calls from customers who saw us at the show. It's a can’t-miss event for us.” Bar Luxe
“Well what can I say….the 2014 Nightclub & Bar Show was simply incredible! Attendee feedback at our booth was that this show exceeded all their expectations, and it certainty has exceeded ours. The volume & quality of enquiry this year was outstanding - giving us record breaking sales numbers on the stand. The Nightclub & Bar Show is a must if you’re in this industry, If don’t attend you must be NUTS!”
Tony Wheeler, President, Sales & Marketing, Orange Door Music
"Being a part of the 2014 Nightclub & Bar Show Emerging Brands Pavilion (sponsored by Hotmixology) provided us more visibility and press than any other show! We've had great success - with hundreds of thousands of dollars in revenue gained from being at the show, along with exposure on Yahoo! finance and The Wall Street Journal!"
Victor Wong, CEO, Vapshot
“The 2014 Nightclub & Bar Show went extremely well for SPOOKY. Our products received an enthusiastic welcome from bar owners and distributors—we couldn’t be happier with the outcome!”
Randy Rohner, Owner, Spooky Beverages LLC
Nightclub & Bar Show is one of the most organized, beneficial and entertaining shows we exhibit at all year! We are so excited to be back for 2015! Plasticard-Locktech International
"The annual Nightclub & Bar Show is a perfect avenue for networking while launching a new product. The industry specific attendees are a key target for us. Always impressed with the level of organization and support. Well done!"
John Fisher Vice President Tiburon Lockers/Charge Daddy
"Flutter FETTI products love being shown at the Nightclub & Bar Show because everyone has so much fun in our booth! Great show! Great Attendees!"
Ronee Holmes, Manager Flutter FETTI
"If you can't sell your product at the Nightclub & Bar Show, you can't sell your product!"
Jamie Edwards, Bar-i Intelligent Inventory
"Fantastic show that exceeded all of our expectations. We'll be back!"
Tom Tellez, Wallace and Hinz
"The Nightclub & Bar Show helps provide crucial feedback from key decision makers, giving us invaluable insight on how to improve our products and services. There's no better way to know what potential customers want and how to provide it to them."
Roger Perry-Stovall, DesignaHookah
"The show provided PODS (Products on Demand Services) a platform to launch, brand and build our market share. This is a must for anyone serious about their craft, company or concept. Looking forward to next year!"
Dan Ziegler, Founder, PODS
"This is the place to show off your new drink, technology or product/service to nightlife industry professionals!"
JC Diaz, Executive Director, Nightlife Foundation
"The nightclub and bar show is professionally run, and we were impressed by how helpful the staff and security were throughout the event experience. We were thrilled to debut the new Malibu Red to a target rich audience of bar owners and bartenders. Thank you NCB!”
Anna Battiloro, Senior Brand Manager, Malibu Rum
"The NCB show continues to get bigger and better every year. This allows companies like MillerCoors to showcase innovation and sample new products to thousands of key decision makers from throughout the country! The brand exposure and trial we receive is well worth our time and investment.”
Daniel Parr, MillerCoors
"From the overwhelming positive comments by retailers who visited our expanded booth at this year’s NCB Show, we hit a home run. Our retailers were pleasantly surprised by the size of our booth as well as the interactive elements, models and sampling of the portfolio of the Pabst brands. We are pleased with the traffic, exposure and visibility generated by this year’s show, and we are looking forward to next year’s show.”
Bill Fehneman, Area Sales Manager for Nevada, Pabst Brewing Co.
"This was our first NCB Show, and it definitely lived up to the hype. I can’t imagine where else we could have met so many key decision-makers in just a few short days. The post-show response has far exceeded our expectations. We can’t wait for next year.”
Jill Connelly, Director of Operations, BarLuxe
"NCB is the single greatest event to get industry professionals to try our products. To get such a targeted audience of tens of thousands of people all in one room is amazing.”
Bobby Gleason, Master Mixologist, Beam Global Spirits & Wine
"The 2012 Nightclub & Bar show continues to be a very productive and engaging event for us. The NC&B concept works well... a large number of high-quality domestic and international customers, prepared to buy, interacted with us throughout each day. An excellent method of reaching the majority of decision makers throughout a key trade channel in an economical manner. For these strong reasons, I have already taken steps to return again in 2013."
Tim Cohn, Sales & Marketing Manager, Sunkist Foodservice Equipment