Would you classify yourself as a travel junkie? Well, if the answer is yes and you reside in District of Columbia, then rejoice, as the 2020 Edition of the Travel & Adventure Show will make it's way to the DC Convention Center in a few weeks! If you joined us last time, you would recall that this event hosts many (and I do mean MANY) organizations that caters to frequent, regular travelers.
Read the official press release provided about the cool event below...
Washington, DC – Travel enthusiasts find thousands of vacation options at the Washington DC Travel & Adventure Show, March 7-8 at the Walter Washington Convention Center. Celebrities like CBS travel editor Peter Greenberg, travel authors Patricia Schultz, Paul Theroux and Rudy Maxa, Frommer’s Guide’s publisher Pauline Frommer and television travel host Kellee Edwards will be among the notables on stage and meeting with fans.
Attendees will have the opportunity to meet face-to-face travel experts from around the world. From Switzerland and South Africa, to China and the Cook Islands plus North American destinations will be on hand. The price of admission includes access to dozens of educational and culturally focused sessions on four stages located on the show floor, along with hands-on family-friendly activities.
Included in the ticket price is the U.S. Passport and Global Entry Acceptance Program, where the US Department of State and Passport Agency will be accepting new passport applications, renewing passports and taking passport photos on site. In addition the Global Entry Program will be taking appointments.
“At the Travel & Adventure Show, you will have the chance to meet one-on-one with representatives from the top travel brands in the world. What’s more, each of these representatives are there to help plan, personalize and book the right trip, at the price,” said John Golicz, CEO of Unicomm, LLC, the producer of the Travel & Adventure Show Series.
One of the highlights of the DC Travel & Adventure Show is the opportunity to meet and gain inspiration from the world’s top travel experts and celebrities as they present seminars and answer questions over the two-day event. Among those in the 800 seat Travel Theater will be:
Rudy Maxa, Travel Journalist and Broadcaster
Peter Greenberg, CBS travel editor
Patricia Schultz, Author of the New York Times Bestseller “1,000 Places to See Before You Die”
On the Savvy Traveler Theater stage, visitors will interact with travel experts on subjects ranging from packing and travel technology, budget travel hacks and what to do if disaster strikes while traveling.
On the Destination Theater stage, travelers will receive destination-specific information from local experts containing details on when to go, how to get there, what to see and off the beaten path attractions from destinations like Alaska, Switzerland, and the Cook Islands.
At the Global Beats Stage, attendees can feel the beat and experience the rhythm of cultural dances and performances during more than 20 presentations throughout the weekend.
DC TRAVEL & ADVENTURE SHOW
March 7-8 2020 – Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Saturday Mar 7, 10 am until 5 pm (doors open at 9:30 for travel professionals)
Sunday Mar 8, 11 am until 4 pm
Online: single day and two-day tickets $11/$18 (discount code DCPR20)
On-site box office: single day $15/ two-day $22 – Cash only
Children 16 and under free
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