Barefoot Shoe Expo Chicago 2024 Registration
Barefoot Shoe Expo Chicago 2024 Registration

Barefoot Shoe Expo Chicago 2024 Registration

Regular price$5.00

This event will take place in two sessions: 8am - 12pm and 1pm - 5pm. Please register for your preferred time slot.

You must register ahead of time for admittance. Tickets are nonrefundable.
*Children aged 12 and under are free but still need valid tickets.

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Come to the Chicago 2024 Barefoot Shoe Expo!

Join us at the biggest barefoot shoe shopping event to ever take place! But that’s not all, you’ll also be able to meet and greet with the experts behind the brands you love.


Event Location

Hilton Chicago Northbrook
2855 Milwaukee Ave, Northbrook, IL 60062


Event Date

Sunday May 5th, 2024
8:00-5:00 pm


Essential Info

  • This event will take place in two sessions - please register for your preferred time slot.
  • You must be registered ahead of time for admittance. 
  • You will receive a confirmation email with your ticket for admittance to the event during your time slot.
  • Tickets are non-refundable.

What’s Included with your $5 registration?

  • Entrance to the Chicago 2024 Barefoot Shoe Expo.
  • Two $5 vouchers to be used at any booth and special event pricing on products at the Expo.
  • Special access to workshops led by foot health experts.
  • Access to over 25 booths to shop and try on all the barefoot shoes you want!
  • Be part of the community! Meet like-minded individuals who share your passion for barefoot living, whether you're a beginner or an expert.
  • View all participating vendors here

More details about the event space

  • Parking is free
  • A full service restaurant is available on site

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Workshop Schedule

  • 8:30 / 1:30 - Katy Bowman | Nutritious Movement - Beyond Footwear: Giving Your Feet a Movement Makeover
  • 9:00 / 2:00 - Dr. Emily Splichal | Naboso Technology - Bulletproof Your Feet
  • 9:30 / 2:30 - Jim Dooner & Nick St Lois | The Foot Collective - The Power of Play: How To Make Foot Training Fun
  • 10:00 / 3:00 - Tricia Salcido | Softstar Shoes - The Power of Made-to-Order Fashion
  • 10:30 / 3:30 - Dr. Jen Perez | Gait Happens - From the Ground Up: A Barefoot Movement Workshop
  • 11:00 / 4:00 - James Earls | Author of Born to Walk - The Foot - What's all the fuss about?

*Morning workshops will be repeated for the afternoon session.

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