Words by: Difford's Guide
The North's largest hospitality trade exhibition is back.
Northern Restaurant & Bar will host over 300 exhibitors, 65 live demos and over 3,500 trade professionals are expected to attend.
Industry professionals can get their free tickets here
NRB runs from 21st-22nd March at Manchester Central and promises to be a hub of new ideas, new opportunities and a place to source new products.
The event is strictly trade only and highlights include:
* Fine food classes
* All star chef demos
* Spirit tastings
* Beer and wine tastings
* Live demos
* VIP Bar
* Craft beer quarter
A chance to win a trip to South Africa is up for grabs at the cocktail competition - Bartenders are invited to showcase their skills and entries close on February 28th. You can enter here
Also at the exhibition is the NRB hub - this is designed to allow trade professionals to network and this year includes a comprehensive programme of events, with subjects such as exploring new trends.
The NRB debate is an opportunity to hear from the headline speakers - GG Hospitality's Michael O'Hare and Gary Neville, who will discuss the region's hospitality industry and how it can continue to move forward.
To register your interest, see a full list of exhibitors and claim your free tickets, please click here