INFORMATIONAL UPDATE SEPTEMBER 3, 2021

Best Wishes for a safe and prosperous Labor Day weekend!   135th ILBA Annual Convention/Trade Show, Sept. 26 – 28, 2021 in Effingham. Below find, the link to the registration: https://ilba.net/forms/2021-Convention-Trade-Show-Registration-Forms.pdf Convention Registrations are due before September 13 to avoid paying the late fee of $25/person. Convention Schedule: Sunday  September 26 1PM – 5PM                             Registration…

ILBA INFORMATIONAL UPDATE AUGUST 3, 2021

The Illinois Licensed Beverage Association (ILBA) continues to fight for our industry. ILBA 135th Annual Convention & Trade Show Sept. 26 – 28, 2021 Effingham, IL The ILBA Convention/Trade Show is always a good time, and we encourage our ILBA Members to attend. Registration can be found on our web site www.ilba.net or call Cathy…

2021 National Tavern Month Raffle winning ticket numbers

The National Tavern Month Raffle is a fundraiser for the not-for-profit Illinois Licensed Beverage Association (ILBA), a business trade association dedicated to the betterment of the Illinois Retail Liquor Industry.  All proceeds are used to fund the operations and programs of the ILBA. Ticket numbers are determined by the Illinois Lottery Evening Pic 4 numbers.…

2021 ILBA CONVENTION AND TRADE SHOW

2021 ILBA 135th Annual Convention and Trade Show – September 26-28, 2021 in Effingham, IL. Make plans now to join us for a great Convention at the Keller Convention Center 1202 N. Keller Dr., Effingham, IL 62401 and hosted by the ILBA Effingham Chapter. We have top speakers in the industry, a superb on-site Trade…

2021 ILBA Golf Outing

August 9, 2021 – Edgewood Golf Course in Auburn2021 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…

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 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 -…