Health & Safety Information

The National Restaurant Association Show considers the health and safety of all those onsite at the National Restaurant Show as our top priority. The Show will follow all governmental and facility guidelines/regulations and will update this page in accordance with those regulations closer to the Show.


At the National Restaurant Show, the safety and well-being of all our attendees are of utmost importance to us. Show organizers work closely with McCormick Place, Choose Chicago and the Chicago Police Department to ensure that our guests are provided with a secure and safe environment. As with any city, we encourage our guests to exercise caution during their visit to the Show, both onsite and when enjoying the many amentias that Chicago has to offer. In the rare circumstance where attendees may have any safety concerns or require assistance, we encourage them to contact local authorities. We remain confident that we will provide you with a positive experience at the National Restaurant Show.

First Aid Office

In case of injury or sudden illness, First Aid is available at McCormick Place in 2 locations: 

  • South Building – Grand Concourse & South side of Level 2.5 food court/retail area
  • Lakeside Center — Level 1