Social Events

While at the meeting, you’ll enjoy plenty of time to connect with your colleagues and their guests. The following activities are included with meeting registration:


Thursday, February 17
5:30–7:00 pm
Exhibit Hall

After the first day of sessions, we’ll enjoy an early evening of live music, a variety of light bites, and reconnecting with colleagues and guests.

Reception Food


Friday, February 18
5:00-6:00 pm
Great Hall 3
Must be 21+, registered for the meeting, and sign up in advance
Space is limited - sign-up now!

Join Julian P. Van Winkle III for an exclusive whiskey tasting prior to the main Family Night activities. You and your registered guests will sample four bourbon whiskeys presented and explained by Mr. Van Winkle, including two of his own Reserve label. This will be a truly unique and special experience as part of our “What Does It Mean to Be Southern?” 2022 Theme.

Julian Van Winkle 


Friday, February 18
6:009:30 pm
South Palm Court

Join us for a Family Night celebrating the flavors of the South. You won't want to miss Rodney Scott's famous whole hog BBQ (check him out on Netflix's Chef's Table BBQ)! With a live DJ and games for kids (and adults) of all ages, the night will be complete. 

Rodney Scott BBQ 


Saturday, February 19
6:30–10:00 pm
Great Hall 1&2 and Foyer
Black Tie Optional

We’ll say "Cheers!" to the 72nd SNS meeting with an elegant evening of fine dining plus a funky dance band. After we’ve honored this year’s Executive Council, we’ll bid farewell until 2023. The Final Banquet is for attendees and guests ages 18 and up.

 Deep Fried Funk Band

Event Attire
Scientific Program: Business Casual
Welcome Reception & Family Night: Resort Casual
Final Banquet: Black Tie Optional



For Questions:

SNS Meeting Planning Office
c/o BroadWater
301 South County Farm Rd.
Suite L
Wheaton, IL 60187
Tel: (630) 681-1040
Fax: 1 (630) 682-5811
Email: [email protected]