Monday, September 25th (Suggested arrival is Sunday in order to make the most of your time at the resort! Special NJRHA room rates are available.)

Crystal Springs Resort in Hamburg, NJ

Come and enjoy the luxurious amenities at Crystal Springs Resort (we recommend the four-star Restaurant Latour!), and support the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant PAC. Monday will consist of nine holes of golf, followed by a cocktail hour with hors d’oeuvres. If you aren’t a golfer, there are plenty of other things to do at the resort, such as the Clay & Oak shooting range, the award-winning wine cellar, the Biosphere Pool, and much more. Come Sunday and stay overnight to make a getaway out of it!

37th Annual Awards Gala

Monday, November 27th

Liberty House Restaurant in Jersey City, NJ

Our grandest event of the year, the Gala is when the NJRHA comes together to celebrate some of the industry’s greatest. Sponsorships are available.

Installation Dinner (2018)

Tuesday, January 30th

Grand Summit Hotel in Summit, NJ

12th Annual NJ ProStart Invitational (2018)

Tuesday, February 27th

Culinary Conference Center at Hudson County Community College in Jersey City, NJ

International Food Festival (2018)

Tuesday, March 20th

Grand Summit Hotel in Summit, NJ

Come celebrate the diversity of our industry and enjoy fabulous cuisine from around the world with local restaurants and our ProStart schools! All proceeds of the evening will benefit the NJ Restaurant Educational Foundation. Sponsorships are available.

Culinary Student Day (2018)

Tuesday, May 15th

Location TBD

A day of celebration for the ProStart students being awarded scholarships in 2018!


NJREF Golf Classic (2018)

Tuesday, June 5th

Location TBD

Come support the NJ Restaurant Educational Foundation at our golf outing! Sponsorships are available.

Tee sign – $375

Individual ticket – $315

Foursome – $1,150

SummerMix (2018)

Tuesday, June 26th

Location TBD

Annual mixology competition and summer barbecue in celebration of the hardworking employees in the restaurant and hospitality industry. Fun for the whole family!

Nine & Wine (2018)

Tuesday, September 18th

Location TBD

Fundraiser supportinig the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant PAC.

38th Annual Awards Gala (2018)

Monday, November 26th

Location TBD

All dates and locations are subject to change.