For Attendees

Why Attend?

Whether it is operations, food cost, labor cost, available labor force, the diversifying of food or the importance of brand and marketing – just about every aspect of our industry is changing. Come talk to more than 400 exhibitors at the Northwest Foodservice Show and learn how they can help lower your costs, improve your margins and make your life easier. View the Floor Plan & Directory to see which companies are exhibiting.

“The Northwest Foodservice Show is a great opportunity to network with industry peers, see new product lines and new industry ideas, and further education. A must attend show every year for us.”
– 2015 Attendee


Free Online Attendee Registration until Friday, April 21, 2017  ($25.00 for registration at the show)

General Registration includes access to the Exhibit Hall, Educational Seminars and Tasting Pavilion (age 21+)


This is an industry trade industry event and NOT open to the the general public.  All attendees must be involved in some capacity with the restaurant, foodservice or hospitality industry.

Solicitation by attendees is strictly prohibited.

Exhibit Hall Hours:
Sunday, April 23: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday, April 24: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Tasting Pavilion Hours:
Sunday, April 23: 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday, April 24: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Online Registration will be open December 2016.


Driving to the Northwest Foodservice Show?

We recommend reserving parking in advance with SpotHero!

SpotHero is a parking reservation service that connects drivers to discounted, convenient parking. Download the SpotHero iPhone | Android app or visit the Washington State Convention Center SpotHero Parking Page to find and reserve your parking spot today at a great price!


Take advantage of all the features the Show has to offer:

Educational_Seminar1Educational Sessions – Get Schooled!

Learn new tactics and best practices on a number of different topics important to the foodservice industry such as recipe costing, menu engineering, team management and catering. Take advantage of these FREE seminars scheduled throughout both days of the Show.

Interactive Kitchen ChefHot Products Showcase – Find the next Hot Trends

The Hot Products Showcase is the place to find the next Big Trend in products and services to enhance and improve your business today!

Tasting_Pavilion3Tasting Pavilion – Get Your Taste On!

The Northwest Foodservice Show offers a unique opportunity for you to sample some of the finest alcoholic products from regional craft brewers, distillers and vintners. Meet with the players of the industry to build relationships, gain knowledge and form strategies around beer, wine and liquor purchases that will separate you from your competitors. Read more…