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It's Here! Catersource + The Special is Officially Underway!

Catersource + The Special Event has finally arrived! 

Agenda at a Glance


Taste of Austin 

1:00 p.m.­ to 5:00 p.m. 

Connect Social at Speakeasy

7:30 p.m.­ to 10:00 p.m.


Conference education 

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Lunch & Learn

 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Opening Night Party at Brazos Hall

 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Opening General Session 

9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (doors at 8:30 a.m.)

Tradeshow floor 

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

DICED competition 

11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Conference education 

10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Hall Happy Hour 

4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

SEARCH’s Annual Signature Event at Skybox on 6th 

8:00 p.m. to Midnight


Closing General Session

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. 

Tradeshow floor 

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Brunch & Bubbly 

10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Conference education 

10:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Tablescape Competition 

11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

ACE/Gala/CATIE Awards

5:30 p.m.­ to 7:00 p.m. 

Closing Night Celebration at Superstition

 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.


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