Join us for NeoCon!


It’s that time of year again - June means NeoCon at the Merchandise Mart. Monday, June 10 - Wednesday, June 12, DMK (The restaurant group behind theMart’s Marshall’s Landing) will provide great food and drink service throughout the space. Chef Michael Kornick has created a menu that provides fresh gourmet crafted items from breakfast starting at 7am, through 11am, to delicious boxed lunch options from 11 to 3, and happy hour options, cocktails and specialty margaritas after 3pm. The event continues until 10pm nightly to ensure you have plenty of time to enjoy the culinary experience. 

VW Bus:

Stop by the IIDA Bus every morning for Breakfast on the go; fresh fruit smoothies, Greek yogurt parfaits, and delicious granola bars made in house by DMK. Return in the evening for frozen margaritas and specialty daiquiris. 

Boardwalk Bites:

On your way to the show, come visit Boardwalk Bites, serving iced matcha, bottled cold brew coffee, a scrumptious bagel bar, Greek yogurt parfaits and fresh Floriole Bakery pastries every morning. Satisfy your lunch cravings with a panini station and a selection of fresh salads and sandwiches.  

Beach Bar:

Saddle up to the Beach Bar for nostalgic seaside classics like salt water taffy and popcorn. Come happy hour, snacks perfect for groups include crudite, hummus plates, and of course, chips and guac. After the show, return to the Beach Bar for cold beer, wine and a G&T to kick off your summer!

Allison Schaffer