Special Events

social events

Fun and Networking Opportunities

Friday Hydration Station

There will be complimentary beverages from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm on Friday in the Midway Exhibit Hall. Thank you to these GSLDS Specialists for sponsoring this event:

Closing Happy Hour

NOW ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2022 at 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Save your shopping list for end-of-the-year specials! Visit with colleagues and exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall for an evening of fun. Enjoy a variety of complimentary appetizers and beer or wine. Thank you to these GSLDS Specialists for sponsoring this event:

Sweet Tooth Breaks

Morning Breaks: 9:30 – 10:30 am
Afternoon Breaks: 2:30 –  3:30 pm

Enjoy complimentary coffee and snacks in the Midway Exhibit Hall during all breaks. Thank you to these GSLDS Specialist Sponsors:

Cheer’s to 80 Years Party

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Co-Sponsored by Patterson Dental Supply. Open to all registered attendees and up to 2 representatives from exhibiting companies. Exhibit Only badges excluded. Tickets not available for purchase.

UMKC Alumni Reception

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2022 at 4:30 pm

Please contact Becky Higgins at dentalum@umkc.edu or call (816) 235-2060 for more information.

A.T. Still Alumni Luncheon

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2022 at 11:30 am – 1:00pm

Please contact Tina Munroe with A.T. Still University at tmunroe@atsu.edu or call (314) 833-2736 for more information.

20% Discount on Attractions


Fill your getaway with a variety of activities and adventures all in one place. Show your Mid-Continent badge to receive 20% off during your stay on all the attractions below! (Tickets must be purchased in person; discount not available online.) Visit stlouisunionstation.com/explore for further information.

New Dentist Food Drive

Support the GSLDS New Dentist Committee with their Annual Food Drive at Mid-Continent and help the St. Louis community.