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LAS VEGAS • FEB 25 – FEB 27, 2025

Special Events

KBIS is excited to offer a collection of special events, catering to a wide variety of interests and specialties.



NKBA Industry Awards

Kitchen & Bath Design + Industry Awards / Opening Party

Monday, February 26 | 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM | Lafite Ballroom, Wynn Hotel | Ticketed Event

Join us as we celebrate the biggest names in our industry and announce the winners of the 2024 Kitchen & Bath Awards.

Sponsored by: Miele, Material Bank, Cyncly, Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery, Perlick, and Kichler Lighting

DCW Opening Ceremonies featuring Mat Franco

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 | 8:00 – 9:00 AM | Westgate – Lobby Level – Paradise Event Center | Open to All

Best known as the “the first magician to emerge in the winner’s circle of America’s Got Talent” in 2014, Mat Franco — Magic Reinvented Nightly is the headliner for the Design& Construction Week® Opening Ceremonies.

Sponsored by: Wells Fargo Home Mortgage

NKBA Design Trends Presentation at KBIS 2023 NEXTStage

NKBA Daily Design Trends

Tuesday, February 27 – Thursday, February 29 | 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM | NEXTStage (SL10040)| Open to All

Discover the five key trends driving Kitchen & Bath design in the future as well as insights into the evolving Luxury Customer during these three daily sessions by NKBA.

Sponsored by: Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery

NKBA Booth at KBIS 2023

Complimentary Headshots

Tuesday, February 27 – Thursday, February 29 | 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM | North Hall, LVCC:  NKBA Booth (N2539) | Open to All

Take a break from the show floor to get your FREE professional headshot during all three days at KBIS 2024. It’s the perfect time to update the old one you have on your website or LinkedIN.

Sponsored by: Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery

NKBA Certification Updates + Insights

Tuesday, February 27 – Thursday, February 29 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM | North Hall, LVCC: N227 | Open to All

Find out about the Kitchen & Bath industry’s leading certification program. Our learning experts will be available daily to walk you through the program, answer your questions or give advice.

Global Connect Brand Spotlights

Tuesday, February 27 | 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM |
Wednesday, February 28 | 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM |
South Hall, LVCC: Global Connect Lounge (SL7015) |
Open to All; Requires Reservation

4-5 Rapid fire presentations by new-to-KBIS international brands looking to present their most innovative products to North American buyers. Each presentation is 10 minutes plus brief QA time.

NKBA Executive Forum

Tuesday, February 27 | 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM | West Hall, LVCC:  W234 |
Invite Only

NKBA | KBIS Global President & CEO Bill Darcy sits down to talk with renowned designer and influencer Thom Filicia about the future of home and product design at this annual c-suite conference.

Certified Designer Lunch

Tuesday, February 27 | 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM | North Hall, LVCC: N223-N226 | Invite Only

This year’s annual Certified Designer lunch features a keynote presentation by motivational speaker, life enthusiast and author Sebastian Terry.

Sponsored by: Signature Kitchen Suite, Moen, Blum, Hettich

Women2Women Reception

Tuesday, February 27 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM |Chambertin, Wynn Las Vegas | Invite Only

Join NKBA | KBIS EVP & Chief Strategy Officer Suzie Williford as she hosts the second annual Women2Women reunion reception, where advisors and alumni have the chance to reconnect.

NKBA State of the Association/State of the Industry

Wednesday, February 28 | 8:30 AM – 10:15 AM
North Hall, LVCC:  N109-N112 | Open to All

Join NKBA | KBIS Global President & CEO Bill Darcy as he gives his annual membership address followed by a powerhouse panel focusing on the future of real estate, housing and remodeling markets with experts from Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, John Burns Research and Consulting, Zillow Group, and Zonda. 

Meet the NKBA | KBIS Design Council

Wednesday, February 28 | 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM
North Hall, LVCC:  NKBA Booth (N2539) | Open to All

Interior Design Editor in Chief Cindy Allen introduces the new NKBA | KBIS Design Council, well-known design influencers who will be representing the association at key events throughout the year.

The Bash at KBIS


Wednesday, February 28 | 8:00 PM – 12:30 AM | XS Nightclub, Encore Hotel | Ticketed Event

Here’s your chance to relax, have fun and dance the night away at the hottest party during KBIS. And what happens at The BASH, stays at The BASH!

Sponsored by: Cosentino, Signature Kitchen Suite, nobilia, Fergusion Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery

Shark! Event

Thursday, February 29 | 10:00 – 11:30 AM | Las Vegas Convention Center: N109-N110 | Ticketed Event

Here’s your chance to find a new company to represent at the NKBA | KBIS annual matchmaking event where manufacturers set up tabletops to show off their brand.

KBIS 60th Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, February 29 | 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM |NEXTStage | Open to All

Close out a great show by celebrating 60 years of KBIS with music, games, prizes, and a champagne toast. 

IBS Closing Concert featuring Cole Swindell

Thursday, February 29 | 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM | Westgate: Paradise Event Center | Ticketed Event – SOLD OUT

Close out KBIS 2024 at the IBS Closing Concert.

You must be a registrant to purchase a ticket. Tickets may be purchased online by adding them to your registration.

Sponsored by: LG