Scheduled Sit Down Basset Classes

There are currently 4 sit down Basset Classes scheduled through out the State, below are the dates and locations: Monday – July 27, 2020 in Pawnee, IL at Locals 609 Douglas Street.  Call Cathy at 217-523-3232 to sign up Tuesday – July 28, 2020 in Belleville, IL at Crehan’s Irish Pub 5500 N. Belt West. …

2020 ILBA Golf Outing

August 10, 2020 – Edgewood Golf Course in Auburn2020 ILBA GOLF OUTING Join your friends from around the state at the best golf outing value around. Reserve your spot in the outing today, as we are limited to 144 golfers. We are planning to have a great outing. You will not find a better value…

2020 Legislative Reception – Cancelled

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 – Springfield, IL 2020 LEGISLATIVE RECEPTION Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 Time: 5:00PM – 9:00PM Location: President Abraham Lincoln Hotel – Springfield, IL   SCHEDULE Lobby Day day will conclude with a Legislative Reception that includes complimentary beverages and heavy appetizers at the President Abraham Lincoln Hotel from 5:00PM – 9:00PM.

Upcoming Events for 2020

Mark Your Calendars! More Info Coming Soon … ABL National Meeting in New Orleans – March 29 – 30, 2020 ILBA/IGMOA Lobby Day in Springfield – April 29, 2020 ILBA Golf Outing in Auburn – June 1, 2020 ILBA 135th Annual Convention/Trade Show, Effingham, IL- September 13 – 15, 2020

State beverage convention coming to Utica

Hospitality and bar owners will discuss issues, tour area’s newer hot spots By Craig Sterrett Sept. 10, 2019 Local leaders in the food and beverage industry will host the state convention of the Illinois Licensed Beverage Association, with speakers and programs Sunday, Sept. 15-Tuesday, Sept. 17 at Grand Bear Resort. A trade show, geared to…

Classroom BASSET Courses

April 23rd & 24th – Springfield, ILCLASSROOM BASSET COURSES Illinois Liquor Control Commission requires licensed liquor establishments’ servers/bartenders to be Basset Trained. Training provides you with the necessary knowledge and techniques you need to be a responsible seller/server of alcohol. The ILBA will be hosting 2 class dates in April: Tuesday, April 23, 2019 -…

2019 ILBA CONVENTION AND TRADE SHOW

134th Annual ILBA Convention and Trade Show will be held September 15 – 17, 2019, in LaSalle/Peru, IL. The Trade Show will take place on Monday, September 16, 2019 from Noon to 3:00pm. Make plans now to join us for a great Convention at the Grizzly Jack’s Grand Bear Resort in Utica, IL – hosted…

2019 ILBA Golf Outing

June 3, 2019 – Edgewood Golf Course in Auburn 2019 ILBA GOLF OUTING Join your friends from around the state at the best golf outing value around. Reserve your spot in the outing today, as we are limited to 144 golfers. We are planning to have a great outing. You will not find a better…

2019 Lobby Day

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 – Springfield, IL 2019 ILBA LOBBY DAY Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Time: 9:00AM – 9:00PM Location: President Abraham Lincoln Hotel – Springfield, IL   SCHEDULE We will meet at 9:00AM at the President Abraham Lincoln Hotel to kick-off our free event. You will be provided with talking points on industry…

2019 ABL Annual Meeting

Mark Your Calendars March 25 – 27, 20192019 ABL Annual Meeting in Las Vegas GENERAL INFORMATION Equal parts hospitality, education and networking, the 2019 ABL Annual Meeting is where independent on- and off-premise beverage retailers will come together to discuss the trends, challenges and opportunities facing them and their peers. The registration fee for the…