SAVE THE DATE: FEB 24-26, 2019



What can I expect to get out of the show?

The show provides the opportunity to Shop, Learn, Taste, Connect and Grow Your Business.

What are the dates, hours and location of RC Show 2018?

February 25, 10:00am-5:00pm
February 26, 10:00am-5:00pm
February 27, 10:00am-4:00pm

RC Show is held at the Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place in Toronto

When will registration open for RC Show 2018?

Pre-Registration to open in FALL 2017

How much does it cost to register?

Member access: Members register for free access. Just click "Register" below and follow the prompts in the system for your access.

Not a member? Join today to receive free passes to the show, plus tools, resources and industry research to help build your business.

Pricing for non-members (not including taxes)
Early Bird: $45
(register before January 1, 2018)
Regular: $55
(register by February 24, 2018)
On-site: $75
(after February 24, 2018)

Who may attend RC Show?

If you are in the hospitality business – owner, operator, president, c-suite executive, buyer, manager, caterer, chef, hotelier or foodservice professional – you need to attend. Whether you are shopping for the latest equipment or innovative products and services, looking for the next best thing to include on your menu or learning ways to grow your business, the RC Show is YOUR event!

What is included with my RC Show badge?

Access to all exhibits in Halls A-C
Free Seminars, Demos and Presentations
Entry to RC Opening Night Reception at the Enercare Centre – Sun. Feb. 25 at 5PM

When will you release the Schedule of Events for the RC Show?

We will post the full schedule of events and seminars on February 20, 2018

Are there any discounts if I buy multiple events?

The NEW $220 All-Access Event Package has you covered:
RC Show Admission (three-day badge) with access to VIP Lounge
Underground Parking at Enercare Centre
RC Show After-Party event ticket for Feb 26th
Breakfast With Champions event ticket for Feb 27th

RC Members save $50 off the All-Access Event Package.
Please note: Offer is only available to sponsors and owner/operators.

Will badges be mailed in advance of the Show?

We do not mail out badges. You may print your badge in advance or pick up on-site at the registration counter.

Do I have to be an RC Member to attend?

No, you do not need to be a member however RC Members get in FREE! Want to sign up? Click here.

Do RC Members receive complimentary badges to attend the RC Show?

Yes, you will receive 2 complimentary badges as an independent operator and multi-unit operators will receive an allotment specific to their category. For more information, call our Membership department at 1-800-387-5649 x 8006.

Who do I contact if I have questions about RC Membership or my RC Membership account information?

Call our Membership department at 1-800-387-5649 x 8006 or email

Can I use a credit card or a cheque to register?

We accept VISA, MC and AMEX. We do not accept cheques, purchase orders or wire transfers.

Are children allowed in the Show?

No one under the age of 19 is allowed on the trade show floor. There are no exceptions. Absolutely no babies/children allowed at any time.

What are the refund and cancellation policies?

There are no refunds.

Are substitutions permitted?

There are no substitutions permitted.

How do I make hotel arrangements?

Check out discounts on air and hotels on our TRAVEL page

Is shuttle service provided?

Shuttle buses will be available to and from hotels listed in the TRAVEL section. Please make note of the hours below.
Sunday February 25 - 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday February 26 - 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday February 27 - 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Can I buy something at the show and remove merchandise from the Show floor?

You will need a receipt if you want to walk out with merchandise.

How many exhibitors will be at RC Show 2018?

We have over 500 exhibitors with everything you need to run your operation.

Where can I get a wheel chair or mobile scooter for the Show?

Exhibitor Support Centre offers rentals. Located adjacent to Exhibit Hall D.

When will I receive my Show Guide?

Show Guide will be distributed on-site at the entrance of the show. We will also post an electronic copy online on February 20, 2018.

Which events will occur during the Show?

Check out the schedule posted under ATTEND as well as EVENTS pages for all events.

What is the dress code?

There is no dress code. But there’s no harm in dressing to impress.

How can I make the most of my time at the show?

Schedule 15-minute appointments in advance to plan who you want to do business with, so that you have more time to attend presentations, demos and seminars. Be sure to opt-in during registration and browse the impressive list of companies.


This platform allow you to pre-schedule appointments and meet with everyone on your wish list. Be sure to opt-in during ticket registration.