Shows, Inc. is an event management company, which produces, promotes and manages festivals and large events.

Since 1976, Shows, Inc. has presented numerous wine, arts, jazz, crafts, and design events such as The Annapolis Waterfront Arts Festival; Design for Living, Washington's Home Show; and The Virginia Wine Festival.

The Food & Wine Festival at National Harbor is Shows, Inc.'s most recent event and was the debut festival for National Harbor on the Potomac in 2008. BizBash named The Food & Wine Festival at National Harbor as one of Washington's Top 100 Events for 2008 and 2009 (one of the five best in the Food Event category).

Shows, Inc.'s sister corporation, United States Yacht Shows, Inc. has produced several sterling in-water boat shows since 1970 including the United States Sailboat Show, the world's oldest in-water, celebrating it's 40th year in 2009; United States Powerboat Show and Bay Bridge Boat Show.


The Food & Wine Festival at National Harbor
Lynn Schwartz, Show Manager
Phone: 443.716.2800
E-mail: Lynn@showsinc.com

United States Yacht Shows
Dee Newman, Show Manager
Sheila Jones, Assistant Show Manager
Phone: 410.268.8828
E-mail: Dee@usboat.com