Mary, Denyse, Olivia, Katie and 8 trainees attended the catering expo in Dublin on Thursday 23rd February 2017. CATEX 2017 featured 250 exhibitors in the RDS and with upwards of 12,000 visitors attending the event. The show featured competitions in the contract caterers' Culinary Challenge and Cocktail Championship. Eala Báin restaurant Sligo and Anthony Gray featured at pop-up restaurant. An inspiring and educational day was had by all.