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2011 Contest Winners

The 2011 Catersource Conference & Tradeshow brought out multiple opportunities for caterers to showcase and show off their best work. Competition between caterers unlocks a creative streak that everyone can learn from and be proud of.

Find out what's happening...

Stay tuned to this space for live updates from the 2013 Catersource Conference & Tradeshow. Bookmark this page for daily updates!Wednesday, March 137:23am Good morning! It’s the last day of Catersource. NACE Facility Tours depart from the Registration Rotunda beginning at 8:00am.The Tradeshow opens at 9:00am and runs until 2:00pm.

Ice Carving Demonstrations

presented by National Ice Carving Association
 You'll get chills as you watch the exciting ice carving demonstrations. Take in the talents of these amazing artists and browse many more pre-carved display pieces on the trade show floor.

ACF Culinary Challenge

presented by Southwest Gas Now in it's third year at Catersource, the ACF Culinary Challenge Las Vegas will give both rising and established culinary stars an opportunity to compete in a variety of cooking, cake decorating, decorative centerpieces, sugar centerpieces and carving competitions to win ACF Medals.

Spectacular Sweets Pastry Showcase

presented by Chef Rubber
 Stop by the Spectacular Sweets Pastry Showcase to see some decedant demonstrations during the two days of the tradeshow:

AFR Design Challenge

AFR Event Furnishings will be the presenting sponsor for the popular Design Challenge on the ES Idea Factory Expo Show Floor. Having gained a popular following in past years, you’re not going to want to miss any of the excitement in 2013 as we pit Industry Icon, Lenny Talarico, CSEP against up and coming Rising Star, Jessica L. Zeidler for the ultimate design-off on March 12th.

Vision of Palate

Wedding Reception Food Styling by Peter Callahan Feast with your eyes and indulge in stylish offerings created by Peter Callahan Catering. At the Vision of Palate event you will engage in a food stylist approach to innovative catering displays for the now bride, while enjoying cutting edge edible trends.


Thank you to all our sponsors who are instrumental in the success of our 21st annual show!