At the Travel & Adventure Show, visitors can gather information on hundreds of exciting travel destinations all at one place. This is the nation’s largest active and adventure travel show, featuring a wide range of destinations around the world. The show is a one-stop-shopping bazaar with an extensive array of destination vendors offering show-only travel deals, free giveaways and action-packed activities, plus educational seminars, cultural performances and more.
Dates and Times
February 22-23, 2014
Saturday - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday - 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Washington Convention Center
801 Mount Vernon Place, Washington, DC.
$10 Online, $15 at the Door
Children under 16 are free.
2014 Travel & Adventure Show Highlights
- Travel headliners include Rick Steves, writer andhost of Rick Steves' Europe; Pauline Frommer, editorial director of the Frommer guides, publisher of Frommers.com and radio host; Samantha Brown, who has hosted several popular Travel Channel programs, including the upcoming "The Trip: 2014;" Andrew McCarthy, award-winning travel writer and actor and Editor-at-Large, National Geographic Traveler, "Dangerous Grounds" host Todd Carmichael, Travel Channel's Coffee Entrepreneur and Adventurer, and history explorer and museum enthusiast Don Wildman from "Mysteries at the Museum."
- Savor world cuisines on the Taste of Travel Stage, with hosts and guest chefs leading attendees through a combination of discussions and cooking demos, celebrating gastronomy. Watch the world come alive on the Global Beats Stage, featuring culturally diverse dance and music performances representing destinations from around the world. Additionally, guests of all ages will have the opportunity to take scuba lessons in a heated pool, check their dexterity on a rock climbing wall OR their balance on a Segway.
- Exhibitors from a wide array of exotic and exciting destinations across the world and adventures practically in our own backyard will display thousands of thrilling travel opportunities, ideal for every budget. From discovering the wild beauty and adventure opportunities of Africa to a magnificent sunset on the beautiful beaches of Aruba, experiencing an elephant tour in Thailand or Tanzania to the thrills of nearby Hershey Park.
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