MARCH 1-3, 2020



What can I expect to get out of the show?

The RC Show provides the foodservice industry the opportunity to Shop, Learn, Taste, Connect and Grow Your Business.


What are the dates, hours and location of RC Show 2019?

February 24, 10:00am-5:00pm
February 25, 10:00am-5:00pm
February 26, 10:00am-4:00pm

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


When will registration open for RC Show 2019?

Early Bird Registration to open in FALL 2018


How much does it cost to register?

RC Members receive FREE access to the show. Log in using your company information for your complimentary show pass.

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:  $40 (register before January 1, 2019)
Regular:     $60 (register before February 24, 2019)
On-site:      $80 (on and after February 24, 2019)


Who may attend RC Show?

If you are in the foodservice business – owner, operator, president, c-suite executive, buyer, manager, caterer, chef, hotelier or foodservice professional – this is a must attend event. 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 On-Floor Seminars, Demos and Presentations
Entry to RC Opening Night Reception – Sun. Feb. 24 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 18, 2019


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 Bar Crawl event ticket for Feb. 25
Breakfast With Champions event ticket for Feb. 26

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.

Pets are not allowed. However, this does not apply to guide dogs or service animals. A guest with a disability accompanied by a guide dog or service animal will be allowed access.


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 above between these hours:

Sunday February 24: 7:00am - 9:00pm

Monday February 25: 7:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday February 26: 7:00am - 9:00pm


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 2019?

We have over 1000 exhibiting booths 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.


Which events will occur during the Show?

Check out the RC Show SCHEDULE as well as EVENTS page for RC Hospitality Week 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.