The Ocean City Spring Trade Expo brings together the hospitality industry buyers and sellers to facilitate business. Produced by the non-profit Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association, this popular Expo draws close to 5,000 attendees and features 400 exhibit booths. Year after year, both exhibitors and attendees look forward to coming out of winter hibernation and gathering to network, solidify relationships, and learn from one another.
In addition to finding the most innovative products on the market, attendees can see actual production demonstrations and learn the latest trends. As an added bonus, free educational sessions and culinary demonstrations take place throughout the Expo. In order to attend the Expo and walk the exhibit floor, you must be 21 years old and be a buyer, or a guest of a buyer, in the hospitality industry. Make plans to attend today!
Buyers can find everything they need for their business from top-quality suppliers under one roof.
It's common to negotiate great deals on the spot.
Many vendors offer "Show Specials" to get you started on their product at a great savings to you.
Your one-stop shop to check out the latest and most innovative goods and services on the market.
Valuable business relationships are always a plus and they are easy to establish one-on-one in the casual atmosphere of the trade show.
Don't know what it is, how it is used or what it tastes like? Here you can see actual product demonstrations and receive samples.
One of the most affordable shows around, with booths starting at $620.
Enjoy off-season rates at area accommodations.
Restaurants feature specials and some introduce their new ideas for the upcoming season.
Ocean City's Boardwalk, named one of the top three such seaside attractions by the Travel Channel, offers attractions, food, shopping & bike rentals right along the Atlantic Ocean.
Now, who wouldn't want to do business at the Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association Spring Trade Expo?
A tradition in Ocean City, the Annual Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association Spring Trade Expo is the place to be seen. This show caters to the hospitality and foodservice industries. Attendees, largely from the Mid-Atlantic States, include hotel, motel, bed & breakfast owners and managers, campgrounds, restaurant owners and managers and catering companies as well as hospital, school cafeteria and nursing home purchasing agents.
At this show you can:
Build your business in the Mid-Atlantic area including the resorts of Delaware, Maryland and Virginia.
Introduce your company to thousands of buyers in just two days.
Solidify relationships with current customers.
Strengthen your bottom line by taking advantage of one of the most affordable shows around.
Experience cooking demos by some of the top chefs in the region.