There is so much to see at the 2022 KeHE Holiday Show!
Plan to see it all and check out the show’s schedule of events.
See everything from in-person activations to online exclusives on our digital platform, KeHE CONNECT®.

Join us for the Digital Show

Thursday, June 9 at 9:00 a.m. CT – Tuesday, June 21 at 5:00 p.m. CT

Access the Virtual Show 24/7, Exclusively on KeHE CONNECT® Platform

The 2022 KeHE Holiday Show will be hosted both in-person and virtually! Login to the KeHE CONNECT platform to explore the digital marketplace from the comfort of your own home.

Next Generation Innovation Faceoff

Competing for a coveted KeHE spot, several brands will pitch their items to our Category Management team. The one that stands out will receive a spot in KeHE’s distribution.

Join Us on the Show Floor in Chi Town

Wednesday, June 15

Registration Hours

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. | Hall D Foyer, McCormick Place

President’s Address

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. | E450 Ballroom, McCormick Place

Show Floor Hours

10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. | McCormick Place

On Trend® Awards Unveiled

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | On Trend® Pavilion, McCormick Place

Celebrate innovation with us! KeHE is recognizing 15 brands as On Trend® winners for their innovation, purpose, ingredients, and salability.

Next Generation Innovation Showcase

1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. | Innovation & Growth Pavilion, McCormick Place

So new, these brands are not even set up at KeHE! Selected by our trend innovation gurus, this showcase offers brands the chance to display their products and get a taste of our show. Stop by to check out the newness!

Fresh Marketplace

10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. | Fresh Pavilion, McCormick Place

Smell, feel, sample, and see the latest in Fresh products at KeHE. Plus, see best-in-class merchandising ideas that you to use in stores!

Happiest Hour

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. | Halls D1 & D2, McCormick Place

Cheers to a successful first day in ! Join us for a Happy Hour on the show floor.

Thursday, June 16

Registration Hours

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Hall D Foyer, McCormick Place

Serving Goodness Powered by Hanson Faso

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. | Hall D1, McCormick Place

Teaming up with Hanson Faso, we are welcoming everyone at the 2022 KeHE Holiday Show to join us in a serving event.

Show Floor Hours

9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Hall D1 & D2, McCormick Place

crazy GOOD™ Deal Hubs

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Innovation & Growth Pavilion, McCormick Place

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth, Staying Healthy During the Holidays, Holiday Cheers!, Holiday Entertaining, & Innovation featured hubs will be on the show floor! These in-person exclusive areas have immersive activations plus crazy GOOD™ deals that you don’t want to miss!

Fresh Marketplace

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Fresh Pavilion, McCormick Place

Smell, feel, sample, and see the latest in Fresh products at KeHE. Plus, see best-in-class merchandising ideas that you to use in stores!

After Show Party at Chicago Field Museum

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. | Field Museum

Cheers with us after the close of the KeHE Holiday Show! Join us at our After Show Party for cocktails, entrees, and music!

Transportation

Event Shuttles – Complimentary shuttle service will be provided the duration of the event between all hotels and McCormick Place except for those within walking distance. Parking will not be available at the Field Museum for the Aftershow Party.

Airport Shuttles – Taxis, Uber and Lyft are readily available from Midway International Airport (MDW) and O’Hare International Airport (ORD) to all hotels and back. The ride should take approximately 35 minutes. Shuttle service to and from the airport can also be booked at a discounted rate using this link.

Commuter Parking – KeHE employees and retailers will receive a QR code to validate parking in lot C via email or can pick up a physical coupon at the travel desk.