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The 2017 New England Food Show will be held February 26-28, 2017, at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, MA
The Show floor will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, February 26, and Monday, February 27. The Show floor will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 28.
Visit our Registration page to see costs and register.
The New England Food Show (NEFS) is open to trade only and is not open to the general public. Individuals must be directly involved in the foodservice or lodging industry to attend or exhibit. Solicitations of any kind by non-exhibitors is strictly prohibited.
No one under 18 year of age will be permitted on the NEFS 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 NEFS Show floor.
The National Restaurant Association reserves the right to request proof of age from anyone 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 18 years of age is unauthorized and in violation of these policies.
New this year is Kids Camp our exclusive onsite children's experience. Just think of it—while you enjoy the Show, your kids will be safe and sound, making new friends as they take part in crafts, waiter races, art projects and other culinary related activities. Pregistration is required.
Business casual dress is preferred for this event.
We accept all major credit cards (American Express, Diner's Club, Discover, MasterCard, and VISA). Checks, purchase orders, and wire transfers are not accepted.
Members of any state restaurant association receives discounted registration on the registrations completed by February 25, 2017.
Registration fees are non-refundable.
Substitutions may be made prior to badge usage at any time. Please note: If badge has already been used, a substitution will not be approved.
Sharing of badges is not permitted.
Visit our Housing page to learn about official New England Food Show travel and hotel discounts.
Shuttle services will NOT be provided for the 2017 Show. The hotels are within walking distance of the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.
Show badges are available for onsite pickup only.
Please contact Lydia Warco at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (312) 580-5408.
If you have a registration inquiry, email email@example.com or call (508) 743-8579.
For all other inquiries, call (312) 853-2525.
You can reserve parking in advance through SpotHero. Visit our SpotHero parking page to learn more.
NEFS 2018, tentatively, will be on February 25-27, 2018. More information to come.
The Show Guide will be available at Boston Convention and Exhibition center, all three days of the Show, beginning Sunday, February 26. The Show Guide are not available prior to the start of NEFS. To view NEFS 2017 exhibitors please view the online floorplan on our homepage.
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.
By registering for NRA Show you acknowledge and agree you have provided accurate and truthful information. Substitution of a registration may be made prior to badge usage at any time. Sharing of attendee badges is not permitted. Additional I.D. may be required for entrance.
By registering for NRA Show you agree to comply with all state, local and facility rules, regulations and laws.
NRA reserves the right to remove any person engaged in disorderly conduct, use of illegal substances or is in possession of a counterfeit badge. Counterfeit badges include those from previous years’ NRA Shows. NRA reserves the right to validate the authenticity of this badge and to confiscate those determined to be counterfeit. No refunds will be given for any person removed.
By registering for NRA Show, you acknowledge and agree that your image and/or name may be used by the NRA in any of its own promotions and in registered publishing, broadcast and cable media, without charge or obligation. This includes on- and off-camera interviews conducted by registered media and/or NRA Show personnel.
By registering for NRA Show you may receive email promotion from exhibitors. If you opt out during the registration process your email will be removed from 2015 exhibitor marketing promotions; your email will not be removed from NRA Show promotions.
NRA prohibits the use of personal cameras and mobile recording devices on the exhibit floor and at all sessions and speaker presentations. NRA hires professional photographers/videographers to capture images of the Show in compliance with data protection & privacy laws. NRA may edit and use these images for administrative and promotional activities in the ordinary course of our business. Unauthorized photography of any exhibit or product is prohibited and may result in the confiscation of film, memory cards and cameras as well as expulsion from the NRA Show. Registered press must check in at the on-site Press Center and declare intentions to photograph and/or film the NRA Show.
Individuals are responsible for securing their own hotel accommodations. Cancellation of hotel reservations and/or any travel expenses incurred are the sole responsibility of each individual.
By registering for NRA Show you authorize the NRA to charge your credit card account the applicable fees for the registrations processed during this online session. Cancellation of your registration must be done in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Refunds are only given for cancellations received by April 3, 2015.