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Media Accreditation for RC Show 2024 is Now CLOSED

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Media Accreditation Criteria

Thank you for your interest in covering the RC Show, Canada's leading foodservice and hospitality expo. Please review our policy below and submit your application to be considered for accreditation.

Policy & Eligibility

  • A media badge gives you access to the show floor, seminars and demonstrations.
  • Only media who have pre-registered will have media badges prepared in advance.
  • The media organization you represent must focus on the foodservice and hospitality industry or target business professionals.
  • News outlets or blogs must regularly cover food, foodservice, entertainment and leisure or other topics related to the hospitality industry and receive at least 3,000 unique visitors per month.
  • Limited circulation publications are NOT eligible.
  • Due to the high volume of requests, we may only be able to accommodate a limited number of media professionals per organization.
  • We reserve the right to refuse media accreditation to any individuals who are unable to meet the criteria outlined above and in our registration form below.

Eligible Positions

  • Editor, Reporter, Writer, Producer, Videographer, Photographer, Publisher, Blogger

Non-Eligible Positions

  • Advertising Sales, Promotions, Marketing, PR, Sponsorship or Event Representatives

Media Gallery

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Media Preview & Event Photos

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Quick Stats & Facts

SINCE 1944

Restaurants Canada is the voice of foodservice. RC Show has been running consecutively since 1944.


Canada’s leading foodservice and hospitality expo featuring a world-class conference, trade show, competitions and events.

$100 Billion

RC provides you access to engage with Canada’s $95 billion foodservice industry—one of the nation's key economic sectors.


There are various reasons to attend the RC Show. 82% of attendees come to see new products & meet new suppliers.

1.2 Million

Canadians are employed in the foodservice and hospitality industry.


Restaurants, bars, hotels and caterers across the country.

22 Million

Daily visits approximately to foodservice establishments, institutions and hotels in Canada.

$137 Billion

In 2018, the total retail food and alcohol purchases in Canada exceeded $137 Billion.


Get in touch if you have any questions regarding credentials and covering the RC Show.