Horeca Expo Ghent

17. - 20. November 2024 | Trade fair for the hotel, restaurant, café and catering sector

The Horeca Expo is a prestigious international trade fair specializing in the hotel, restaurant, café, and catering industry (Horeca), held annually at the Flanders Expo in Ghent, Belgium. The name of the expo is derived from the initials of the main sectors: HOtel, REstaurant, and CAfé..

Organized by Easyfairs – Flanders Expo, the trade fair serves as a central meeting point for professionals from various segments of the gastronomy and commercial kitchen industry. Both established brands and innovative start-ups present their latest products and services here. The diverse range of offerings includes food ingredients, cooking techniques, ready-made products, equipment, and packaging, as well as decoration and solutions for the hotel and hospitality sector. Additionally, café furniture, cocktails, energy drinks, alcoholic pops, and decoration and accessories for lobbies, bars, and restaurants are showcased.

The Horeca Expo provides a platform for a variety of segments such as Food and Non-Food, coffee and tea, sweets, breakfast, fast-casual dining, kitchen appliances, snacks, and fast food, to name just a few. The exhibition is complemented by an extensive supporting program, which includes workshops, cooking competitions, seminars, and cooking demonstrations.

A special highlight of the expo is the "Chef's Place", an exclusive experience zone where selected exhibitors present a premium assortment of delicacies, wines, spirits, and decorative items. Furthermore, visitors have the opportunity to participate in master classes to discover the latest trends and techniques from top chefs.

The exhibitors represent various sectors of the gastronomy and commercial kitchen industry, while the main visitors are professionals from the hotel, restaurant, café, and catering sectors.

In conclusion, it should be mentioned that the venue, Flanders Expo, is easily accessible and is located in a city known for its hospitality and culinary diversity. Ghent itself, with its rich culture and history, enhances the trade fair visit, making it a holistic experience.

The Horeca Expo will take place on 4 days from Sunday, 17. November to Wednesday, 20. November 2024 in Ghent.

In 182 days
17.11.2024 - 20.11.2024*
Sunday - Wednesday, 4 days
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Local time:
22:25 h (UTC +02:00)

Fair location:

Flanders Expo,
Maaltekouter 1, 9051 Ghent, East Flanders, Flemish, Belgium


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Fair organizer
easyFairs Head Office - Brussels
Rue Saint-Lambert 135
1200 Brussels, Belgium
Tel: +32 (0)2 7401070
Fax: +32 (0)2 7401075
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Past editions:
  • 19. - 22. November 2023
  • 20. - 24. November 2022
  • 21. - 25. November 2021
  • 17. - 21. November 2019
  • 18. - 22. November 2018
  • 19. - 23. November 2017
  • 20. - 24. November 2016
  • 15. - 19. November 2015
  • 23. - 27. November 2014

Fair location:

Flanders Expo,
Maaltekouter 1, 9051 Ghent, East Flanders, Flemish, Belgium


for trade fair date in Ghent

Product groups: beverages, catering facility, catering supplies, crockery, cutlery, equipped kitchens, food, hotel, Hotel equipment, hotel facility, hotel furniture, kitchen equipment, POS systems, restaurant equipment, restaurant furniture, restaurant textiles, setting up kitchens, table decoration, textiles, vending machines, …

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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Where does the Horeca Expo taking place?
The Horeca Expo fair takes place in Ghent, at the Flanders Expo.

When is the Horeca Expo taking place?
Visit the Horeca Expo from 17. - 20. November 2024.

How often does the Horeca Expo take place?
The Horeca Expo takes place annually.

What kind of fair is the Horeca Expo?
The Horeca Expo is an exhibition for Textiles, Furniture and Food.