When and where is HRC?    

HRC takes place 21 - 23 March 2022 at ExCeL London. 

The opening times are: 

Monday 21 March: 10:00 - 17:00        

Tuesday 22 March: 10:00 - 17:00

Wednesday 23 March: 10:00 - 16:00 


Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL

Who can attend HRC 2022?

This is a b2b event for professionals and buyers to source the latest products and innovations from across the hotel, restaurant and catering sector. 

We do not permit entry to anyone under the age of 18. You may be asked to show proof of age upon entry of the event, we reserve the right to request proof of age at any time during the event. 

Can students attend HRC 2022?

No, the HRC event is a b2b event for buyers to source the latest products and innovations from across the hospitality, food and drinks sector. We do not invite junior members of staff because the event is not relevant to them and with this in mind, we unfortunately cannot provide access for students. 

We reserve the right to request proof of business (i.e. a scan of your business card, copies of invoices etc) before issuing a badge. 

Can I bring a child with me? 

Unfortunately, as this is an industry only event, we do not permit entry to anyone under the age of 18. 

How do I get tickets?

Registration will open mid-November. In the meantime, sign up to our newsletter to be informed of our latest news and to be notified when registration begins. 

What does my pass give me access to?

For the first time, HRC will join forces with the Pub Show 2022 and co-locate with the International Food and Drink EventIFE Manufacturing and The London Produce Show.

As well as access to all of these shows HRC visitors will have the chance to meet and reconnect with over 400+ suppliers from across food & drink, professional catering equipment, design & decor, and hospitality tech to discover, taste and test the latest products created specifically for hotels, restaurant & catering professionals. 

Along with all this we are also hosting the UK's most prestigious cooking competition International Salon Culinaire, welcoming some of the UK's top chefs and culinary experts to cook up a storm on The Staff Canteen Live. Plus, Vision & TECH X stages where you will see renowned speakers discuss the latest trending topics set to impact our industry for 2022 onwards.

To find out more about what HRC has to offer and news on the event, why not subscribe to our newsletter

Do I need to specify what day I will be visiting when I register?

No, your pass grants you access to all days of the event.

Will there be WiFi?

ExCeL London provides free and fast WiFi to all attending. It is suitable for browsing, social media, and email. All you need to do is when arriving at the venue just sign in to '_ExCeL FREE WIiFi' using their standard log in, or via LinkedIn, Facebook, or Twitter and you’re ready to post away.

Don't forget to tag our pages @HRC­_Event (Twitter) or @hotel_restaurant_catering (Instagram) in your posts with #HotelRestaurantCatering

Covid-19 Safety FAQs

We are closely monitoring the situation and updates on government guidelines and policies for Covid-19. Your health is our biggest concern and we are committed to ensuring out events can run in the safest way possible. We will inform you closer to the date of the event on what procedures will be put in place. 

If you would like to find out more about current Covid-19 safety procedures when visiting ExCeL London, go to https://www.excel.london/visitor/your-safety.