Events

Celebrate, connect, and have some fun at Expo East! The events below are included with your badge at no additional cost.

Between the after show festivities, dinners, exhibitor events and networking parties it can be hard to decide what to do. Here is a look of just some of the things happening off the exhibit floor.

Harvest Festival

Wednesday, September 23
2:00 – 6:00pm
Ballroom B

Part of Natural Products Expo East, the Harvest Festival tabletop event features an array of organic and natural products in a festival-style atmosphere. This innovative outdoor event combines the lively appeal of a traditional farmers' market, with the business-building power of an industry trade show. 


Natural Products Expo East Pitch Slam Semi-Finals

Wednesday, September 23
5:00pm – 6:30pm

The Pitch Slam Semi-Finals Competition offers the opportunity for pre-selected brands to pitch to experts and investors for the chance to win a valuable prize package, including a free booth at Expo East 2021! Join to see these fantastic brands compete to advance to the Pitch Slam Finals on Thursday night.

Pitch-Slam applications will open soon!

    

     


Thursday Morning Workout

Thursday, September 24
7:30 – 9:00am 
Grand Hall Stage

Start your morning off with a cardio workout. Come keep your heartrate up while you workout with fellow attendees and exhibitors.


Natural Products Expo East Pitch Slam Finals and Party

Thursday September 24
4:30pm – 6:30pm

Enjoy the Pitch Slam Finals and a networking nirvana of investors, successful brands and service providers. Come for the pitch; stay for the celebration. Together, we'll toast to the grand innovations in our industry!

Pitch-Slam applications will open soon!

      

      


Thursday Night Concert

Thursday, September 24
6:00 – 8:00pm
Grand Hall Stage

It's here that you'll find friends, colleagues, new faces and industry veterans, and plug in to an enjoyable evening of fantastic music, dancing and all around fun.

 


Friday Morning Workout

Friday, September 25
7:30 – 9:00am
Grand Hall Stage

Looking for a fresh way to start your day? Don't miss Friday morning's workout! We've designed this morning to build strength and conditioning for all levels so you're prepped for a day on the trade show floor. Don't forget your re-useable water bottle, shoes and positive attitude. See you there!


Community Breakfast

Friday, September 25
7:30 – 10:00am
Level 300, Ballroom B

You know the old saying: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day! Join us on the outside terrace first thing Friday morning for an array of tasty food, networking and fresh air.

   

  


Diversity in Naturals Networking Event

Friday, September 25
5:30 – 7:00pm
Level 300, Ballroom B

Race, culture, age, heritage, experience, background, ethnicity, gender, orientation and personal history all affect the way in which we interact with one another and conduct business.

The Diversity in Naturals Networking event is the coming together of the natural products community to celebrate and recognize our individual differences. Don’t miss this opportunity to network and learn from industry leaders that want to support a more just, diverse, equitable and inclusive natural products industry. 

                                   


Community Benefit Concert 

Friday, September 25
6:00 – 8:00pm
Grand Hall Stage

The Friday Community Benefit Concert will bring together the natural products industry and benefit Philadelphia City’s youth! Not only will we be enjoying incredible music, and dynamic networking; we'll also be actively participating in loading up backpacks with healthy food for local children. 


Exhibitor-Hosted Events

Looking for additional educational and networking opportunities outside of show floor hours? Enhance your Natural Products Expo East experience by attending an exhibitor-hosted event. Check back for an updated list of meetings, seminars and networking events brought to you exclusively by Expo East Exhibitors.