Who Loves Food Trucks?

Whether you are thinking of expanding your brick-and-mortar or have an established mobile restaurant, the Food Truck Park will be one area you won't want to miss!


Elite Speakers on tap for #MAREXPO

We have an AMAZING line up of Industry Leaders who will be sharing their secrets and words of wisdom with YOU at the Expo!


CONNECT Breakfast with Industry Influencers

Network with peers and build relationship assets for your business with influencer audiences such as PR Professionals, Bloggers, Foodies, Workforce Developers and Foodservice Innovators.


Celebrity Chef Jonathon Sawyer to share insights at the Expo

As a proud Clevelander and restaurateur, Chef Jonathon Sawyer brings a wealth of experience from opening several of his own restaurants, including The Greenhouse Tavern, Noodlecat, Trentina and SeeSaw Pretzel Shoppe. See him in action on Sunday, January 13 at the Expo on the Demo Stage!


Register before December 1 for $39

Save $10 off your show admission when you register before December 1, 2018.


Book your hotel room by December 1

The Expo has negotiated exclusive rates at four area hotels. Please contact the hotels directly to secure your reservation.


Michael Symon back to keynote Mid-America Restaurant Expo

Back by popular demand, Celebrity chef, restaurateur, James Beard award winner and television star Michael Symon returns as keynote speaker for the 2019 Mid-America Restaurant Expo.


Share your engaging and informative content at the Expo

Interested in delivering a breakout presentation at the 2019 #MAREXPO? Complete the Speaker RFP Form now.


Booth Reservations Now Being Accepted

Reserve your booth space today for the 2019 Mid-America Restaurant Expo.


Expo 2018 Huge Success!

The second annual Mid-America Restaurant Expo shone as the Midwest’s premier restaurant and foodservice industry show


Cleveland chef claims Burger Battle title at 2018 Mid-America Restaurant Expo

‘Hangover cure’ hamburger nets $1,000 prize for Metropolitan at the 9 chef


Tips for Networking at the Expo

MAREXPO attracts over 4,000 attendees and more than 300 exhibitors each year. That's a lot of potential exposure for your business.


Download the Expo event app!

Personalize your seminar schedule, map out exhibits, play cool games and connect with other attendees...all from the palm of your hand.


Show Specials at the Expo

Expo exhibitors are offering great discounts and deals at the 2018 MAREXPO! Visit the following exhibitors at the show to take advantage of the savings.


NEW for '18: Expo Burger Battle

Bring your Best Burger on Jan. 29 and be one of 14 contestants vying for Best Burger in the Midwest honors and the chance to win $1,000!


2018 MAREXPO Exhibitors to Know

Here's a sneak peek at the new and returning Expo exhibitors.


Maximize your time at the 2018 MAREXPO

Here's what you need to know to get the most out of your time at the expo.


Get to Know Our Keynote Speaker – Michael Symon

The 2018 Mid-America Restaurant Expo presents celebrity chef Michael Symon as the keynote speaker.

If you're in the foodservice industry, this is a must attend show. Lots of new ideas and products.

Craig Sirna, Sirna's Pizzeria

See what others are saying