You plan for the BEST — Attend the Showcase/Expo that delivers it!

[container class=”center-text”] If you are a corporate, event, wedding, fundraiser/gala planner, country club manager, or on a planning committee, or if you just like to plan parties then this is the Showcase/Expo you don’t want to miss.[/container]
The Event Showcase and Expo consists of the Tri-State’s top service providers for planning all types of events. Exhibitors include caterers, resorts, reception facilities, audio/visual companies, display companies, lighting, party rental and prop suppliers, planners, transportation companies, entertainment featuring bands and live performances, and many others to offer the latest trends and hottest ideas for event planning.
The evening will consist of an industry mixer/networking party and of course as always, Big Day will provide the best entertainment the Tri-State has to offer.

Past speakers include Lenny Talarico, Director of Events, MGM Resorts Events; Hillary Harris, Executive Director, Warner Bros. Special Events; Branden Chapman, VP Production & Process Management, Grammy Awards; Laura Schwartz, Former White House Director of Events and Rich Engler, DiCesare-Engler Productions.


River's Club

Sal RichettiSal Richetti, founder of the Big Day Wedding and Event Center and owner of Big Day Entertainment, Video and Photography started his first Showcase/Expo in 2002 for country club managers only. This was a huge success so Sal decided to take the concept to the next level. For the last nine years Sal has hosted Showcases/Expos at the Sheraton Station Square, Heinz History Center, Carnegie Museum, Wyndham Grand Hotel and now River’s Club. Additionally, Sal produces the Pittsburgh Bridal Showcase, Bloomfield Little Italy Days and the Strip District World Festival.

“I wanted to send you a note and let you know what a super job your team did this week. The event showcase I think was superb – I made several contacts for events here in Erie that I think will be well received, and I enjoyed your bartender’s show as well. I know what an expense this is for you to undertake, but for me it is really appreciated!” — Stephanie

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