Come celebrate our 25th anniversary with us at the NWES Welcome Reception! We invite you to join us on Wednesday, November 13 at 6:00 pm as we kick off the show with amazing food, drinks and the upbeat sounds of TWO live bands filling the dance floors! Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to engage one-on-one with event and tradeshow experts, rub elbows with some of the best industry vendors in the business, connect with esteemed speakers, and interact with fellow attendees. Be our guest as complimentary shuttles provided by Butler Seattle will be on standby at the Convention Center, ready to whisk you away to Block 41, a unique Seattle venue that is contemporary cool and industrial chic.  

Welcome Reception admission is exclusive for registered attendees, speakers, exhibitors and sponsors of the Northwest Event Show only.


  • Wednesday, November 13, 2019

  • 6:00pm – 9:00pm

  • Block 41 (115 Bell Street, Seattle, WA, 98121)

  • NWES Show Pass must be worn for admittance

  • Shuttles will leave the Washington State Convention Center at 5:30 PM 




Kalimba – The Spirit of Earth, Wine & Fire 

The nationally touring show Kalimba, The Spirit of Earth Wind and Fire provides an Earth, Wind & Fire experience so satisfying it transports audiences back to the excitement of the first time they heard these unforgettable songs. 


Eagle Eyes

Eagle Eyes – Eagles tribute is ‘THE’ tribute to the legendary California country rock band. Audiences are mesmerized by this group of Vancouver, B.C. musicians’ precise vocal harmonies and service to the smallest of details in performing songs spanning the extensive Eagles’ Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame Career (including a few selections from Eagles’ solo careers!).




J-Fell Presents

Entertainment Sponsor 

J-Fell Presents is a talent agency, concert promoter, and self-proclaimed "Ambassador of Good Times" with offices in Portland, Oregon and Vancouver, British Columbia.   



Venue Sponsor 

Located in the heart of Downtown Seattle’s bustling Belltown neighborhood, Block 41 is an award winning, unique, industrial chic event venue ideal for weddings, fashion shows, conferences, fundraisers, photo shoots and so much more. 


206 Events

Production SPONSOR 

206 Events is a Production and Entertainment Company providing A/V Services around the Greater Puget Sound Area. Offering award-winning Show Management, DJ and Emcee Talent, Performance Entertainment, Custom Lighting Design, and Professional Audio Installations to create spectacular Corporate Galas, Holiday Celebrations, Weddings and Parties for all Occasions.