September 6-8, 2018  |  Orange County Convention Center


Special Events

 Center Stage
A highlighted feature of the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show - Center Stage is an educational, interactive and entertaining area for restaurant and foodservice professionals who want to stay abr...
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Rapid Fire Challenge
Rapid Fire Challenge is designed to bring the best local chefs to battle head-on on our Center Stage! 3 Chefs will battle and earn the chance to be named the 2018 Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show...
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The Torch Award
The Torch Award symbolizes many things including illumination, energy, joy, victory, enlightenment, hope and education.
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The Beacon Award
The Beacon Award recognizes a woman leader who has truly served as a Beacon for our industry through her leadership, contributions, and inspiration. Join us to congratulate this year's honoree!
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Product Showcase
Be sure to stop by to see the EXPANDED area and to satisfy your taste for innovation and products! The Product Showcase is your first look at the latest products in the industry. While you’re there,...
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The Five Star Club
The Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show Key Buyer Program is designed to connect exhibitors with highly qualified buyers who have decision making authority and budget.
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 Foodservice Council for Women
The Foodservice Council for Women presents this high energy – action packed – line up of winning industry leaders sharing their insights, resources and "secrets" for winning.
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The Show Party
Join FRLA’s Central Florida Chapter as we transport you to Old Havana, complete with exotic tropical foliage and vintage décor – in an open-air ambiance. Enjoy Two-Time James Beard Award-Winning ...
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Ice Carving Demonstration
Don't miss daily live Ice Carving Demonstrations by Ice Pro Invitational at the Florida Restaurant Show!
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