This year’s IEC Convention & Expo offers opportunities for off-site socialization and entertainment that everyone can enjoy. Take a look at the line-up for IEC’s Special Events!


IEC Foundation Golf Tournament

IEC Foundation Tom Jones Memorial Golf Tournament

Wednesday, October 2 |  7:00 am – 3:00 pm (bus departure at 6:15 am)

Missouri Bluffs Golf Club
18 Research Park Circle
St. Louis, MO 63304

Cost - $185.00 per person


The IEC Foundation hosts the Golf Tournament each year during the IEC Convention & Expo. It’s a great time to network with fellow IEC members and support the future of the electrical industry.

The Missouri Bluffs Golf Club is widely considered to be one of the best championship public golf courses in Missouri with its challenging layout and stunning vistas. Opened in 1995, it remains the only St Louis area golf club designed by legendary golf course architect, Tom Fazio.

*Not included in registration, a separate fee applies.

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2nd Annual IECF Scholarship Fundraiser Cigar and Whiskey Tasting

Tuesday, October 1  |  5:00 pm – 9:00 pm 
Gamlin Whiskey House
236 N. Euclid Ave
St. Charles, MO 63108
Cost - $100.00 per person
Shuttle Information​
5:00pm and 5:30pm to the host hotel from the event
8:00pm and 8:30pm from the event to the host hotel


Join IEC Foundation for an exclusive Cigar and Whiskey tasting event, hosted at Gamlin Whiskey House. Mingle with your industry peers for a great cause. As a participant you’ll enjoy premier cigars, specialty whiskeys and signature entrees.

*Not included in registration, a separate fee applies.

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Welcome Reception

Welcome Reception featuring IEC Emerging Leaders

Wednesday, October 2  |  5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Crown Room at the
St. Louis Ball Park Village

601 Clark Ave (2nd flr of the Budweiser Brewhouse
St. Louis, MO 63102


Kick off the IEC Convention & Expo 2019 with great music, tasty bites, refreshing beer, and an electrifying environment. Connect with old friends and power up to some new ones, while overlooking the St. Louis Cardinals’ diamond. During this event IEC will recognize its 2019 Emerging Leaders and celebrate our industry partner Graybar’s 150th Anniversary!


A Night at the Museum powered by the Political Education Fund (PEF) 

Thursday, October 3  |  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
City Museum
750 North 16th St
St. Louis, MO 63103


Housed in the 10-story, 600,00 square-foot warehouse of the International Shoe Company, City Museum is a mixture of a children’s playground, funhouse, surrealistic pavilion, and architectural marvel made out of found and repurposed objects.

Drink tickets and hors d'oeuvres will be provided.

*Not included in registration. Separate fee applies and can be paid upon entry. ​


Amped Up Luncheon

Amped Up Luncheon

Friday, October 4  |  11:45 am – 1:00 pm


America’s Convention Center Complex
701 Convention Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63101


Celebrate and support the great achievements of your fellow IEC members and chapter staff. Various 2019 IEC National Awards will be given out to individuals, contractors, and chapters who have made incredible strides in the industry or within the association.

*Full Registration or Separate Ticket required for entry 


Platinum Partner Party

Platinum Partner Party 

Friday, October 4 |  7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
America’s Convention Center Complex
701 Convention Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63101


The Platinum Partner Party is always one of the most anticipated events of the week! This year's theme is All Stars Unite, guests are asked to wear their favorite team’s sport apparel. Get ready for a good time... there will be plenty of savory foods, signature cocktails, interactive games, music, and cool prizes. 

Learn more about our Platinum Partners.

*Full Registration or Separate Ticket required for entry


LiveWires Event

Local Tour, hosted by LiveWires

Saturday, October 5  |  10:00 am - 2:00 pm 

Anheuser-Busch St. Louis Brewery
1200 Lynch St
St. Louis, MO 63118
Cost - $50.00 per person


All spouses and guests of attendees are invited to Brats and Brews. This will be a fun experience that gives you the chance to tour the largest and oldest brewery site, giving you a first-hand look into the heritage and timeless tradition Anheuser-Busch employs to brew beer. Roundtrip transportation from the host hotel and lunch will be provided.

The LiveWires is an energetic group that gets together during every IEC National Meeting. They plan events geared toward spouses and guests including tours, meals, shopping trips, and much more. The LiveWires also hold an annual silent auction during the IEC Convention & Expo 2019.

*Not included in registration, a separate fee applies. Registration for this event is opening soon.

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President's Reception & Awards Gala

President's Reception & Awards Gala

Saturday, October 5  |  5:30 pm – 9:00 pm 


America’s Convention Center Complex
701 Convention Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63101


Join us in celebrating and honoring our distinguished award winners. Start your evening off on the red carpet and continue it with conversation and cocktails. Enjoy an elegant seated dinner and award ceremony!

The evening will feature the following award winners:

  • National Member of the Year
  • National Apprentice of the Year
  • Awards of Excellence in Electrical Construction
  • Industry Achievement Award
  • Chapter Executive Director of the Year

We will also be swearing in our 2020 National Board, elected earlier during the week of IEC Convention and Expo 2019.


*Full Registration or Separate Ticket required for entry

Formal attire, black tie optional