Obtain insider secrets from some of the most successful venues in Las Venues through Bootcamps, Trainings and Back of House Tours! Not only will you learn new skills and grow professionally, you will also have the opportunity to network with recognized industry experts.
Transportation is provided for all offsite trainings and tours! Space is limited and separate registration is required.
HEAR FROM ATTENDEES
“I will use what I learned. I have been inspired to change my venue to operate better.” - Michelle Hartzell, Bar Manager, Bear River Casino Resort
“Great information – thank you!” - Eric Garcia, Assistant Beverage & Events Manager, Rivers Casino
“Great experience!” - Bob Cady, Owner, The Coug
“Amazing concept. Staff very friendly and ready to answer questions. Felt very awed by the extreme all staff went to show us around. The money and time put into this tour was very well returned.” - Megan White, Owner, M&J Entertainment
“JEWEL staff set a standard that I highly doubt can be watched by another venue. I felt elite, welcomed, and appreciated. The staff all dressed professionally for the tour and cocktail waitresses even changed outfits multiple times. Everyone was polite, well groomed and not one use of profanity.” - Bobby Grabowski, Owner, Cedar Lane
“If you can pick-up even one thing in one of these things it’s worth it, well I got a few! Thanks, great job!” – Fabius Rizk, Partner, Sharkeez Group
“It was a great presentation.” – Richard Good, Owner, Jimmie Dee’s Bar
Tastings & Trainings
New in 2017, we're offering a collection of tastings and trainings housed in a custom-built state of the art space, The Academy Room, at Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits. Get trained with experts in the world’s most advanced beverage training facility.
Monday, March 27
- (SOLD OUT!) Mixology Training: The 5 Pillars for Establishing a Successful and Profitable Mixology Program, 11:00am-1:30pm. Sponsored by Constellation Brands.
- Whiskey Tasting: Fundamentals & History of American Whiskey, 3:00pm-5:30pm
Wednesday, March 29
- Sommelier 101: Wine Tasting & Training, 11:00am-1:30pm. Sponsored by Constellation Brands.
Space is limited! Transportation is provided and buses depart 30 minutes before start time from the Las Vegas Convention Center. Register now!
Caesars Palace Back of House Tour (SOLD OUT!)
Tuesday, March 28 | 1:00pm-4:00pm
Lead by Cory Johnson, Vice President of Food and Beverage, Caesars Entertainment Corporation, attendees will get an exclusive back of house tour of this massive operations unit! Everything from the Employee Entrance, Warehouse, Pool Operations, Restaurant Guy Savoy, Mr. Chow, Montecristo Cigar Bar, Race & Sports Book and more.
JEWEL Nightclub Bootcamp
Tuesday, March 28 | 1:00pm-5:00pm
Led by Orlando Oquendo, Executive Director Hakkasan Nightlife Operations, this half day intensive educational experience will provide you invaluable information and direct answers from insiders that manage the day to day operations including: lighting and sound demo, overall operations and stats, SOS & floor operations, beverage & bar operations and so much more.
Space is limited! Transportation is provided and buses depart from the Las Vegas Convention Center 15 minutes prior to start time. Register now!
Wynn Nightlife Tours (SOLD OUT!)
Wednesday, March 29
Tour 1: 11:00am-2:00pm
Tour 2: 2:00pm-5:00pm
Visit one of the country's most successful venues! Led by Ronn Nicolli, Senior Executive Director of Marketing, tour the facilities and get expert insight info all facets of running a high-volume venue. The tour includes Intrigue Nightclub, XS Nightclub and Surrender Nightclub / Encore Beach Club. Learn how lines work and VIP entrances, Security, DJ/Lighting booths, how to staff venues, Marketing and Promotions & More!
Transportation is provided and buses depart from the Las Vegas Convention Center 15 minutes prior to start time.