Ratchet+Wrench Management Conference will feature several exciting networking events designed to connect, inspire and entertain you! 

Opening Evening Happy Hour
Thursday, September 12
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Renaissance Pool Terrace

Join your colleagues for light appetizers and a cash bar to wind down Day 1 of the event. You'll have the opportunity to network with fellow shop owners and managers before heading out for an evening on your own.


Vendor Showcase and Networking Reception
Friday, September 13
Showcase: 3:30pm - 7:30pm | Reception: 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Hosted bars and appetizers  

Visit with top vendors showcasing their products and services at the Vendor Showcase and Networking Reception. Door prizes will be given away throughout the showcase!


                Hosted Bars Sponsors                                Martini Bar Sponsor

Friday, September 13
3:30 pm - 7:30 pm during the Vendor Showcase

It's race night at ThunderDome Racetrack!

Join Vehlo for four fast-paced hours of RC car racing during the vendor show on Friday night. Test your skills and race for top prizes and bragging rights - winners will be honored on Saturday morning during the general session. You won't want to miss this!

Closing Social Celebration
It's 5’clock Somewhere/Key West/Margaritaville Party

Saturday, September 14
5:30pm - 8:00pm on the R Lawn


Pull out your vacation shirt and get ready to shut down the 2024 Ratchet+Wrench Management Conference with an incredible night of fun. The party will feature:

  • A themed dinner buffet  
  • Themed drink stations including Margs & Mojitos and Rum punch, along with a hosted bar
  • DJ music, themed games, action station and a photo booth