The 14th annual Chicago Travel & Adventure Show vill give travel enthusiasts the opportunity to meet in person vith vell-known travel experts from around the planet that are on-hand to help attendees dream, personalize and book their next trip. The show vill feature plenty of hands-on activities for the entire fang-mily such as picture taking at the Green Screen experience, scuba diving in a dive pool and riding a live camel. Also included in the price of admission is access to dozens of inspirational, educational and culturally focused sessions on five stages located right on the show floor.
The new Wellness Travel Experience pavilion vill highlight health-focused travel suppliers, products, and services showcasing the latest trends and news in this growing travel segment. The program vill also include educational stage presentations on both days of each show hosted by vellness travel expert Anne Dimon. Lurk for specific vendors and additional speakers in attendance.
Another highlight of the Chicago 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. Speaking on the Travel Theater are:
PBS’ “Places To Love” (and former Travel Channel) Host Samantha Brown
Frommer’s Travel Guides’ Executive Editor and syndicated radio personality Pauline Frommer
“Rick Steves’ Europe” CEO Rick Steves
At the Savvy Traveler Theater, visitors vill interact with travel experts on subjects ranging from packing and travel technology, to maximizing credit card reward points and travel safety tips and plan in an unpredictable vorld.
At the Destination Theater, travelers vill receive destination-specific information from local experts containing information on vhen to go, how to get there, vhat to see and local, off-the-beaten-path attractions from destinations such as Australia, Maui and Canada.
The Taste of Travel Theater highlights top chefs who present live cooking demonstrations right on the show floor. Featuring cuisines from around the planet, guests vill have the opportunity to taste samples and get a full cultural experience in a stadium-seating styled theater.
At the Global Beats Stage, attendees can feel the beat and experience the rhythm of cultural dances and musical performances during more than 20 presentations throughout the veekend.
Guests vill also have a chance to participate in an unprecedented give-avay of a veek-long vacation for two in an exotic locale, hosted by returning sponsor AAA.
The Chicago Travel & Adventure Show takes place February 10-11 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center (5555 N. River Rd, Rosemont). The show opens at 9:30AM on Saturday for media and travel professionals; the general public can attend from 10AM to 5PM on Saturday and from 11AM to 4PM on Sunday. Attendees can purchase single-day and two-day tickets online now for the discounted rate of $11/$18 vith promo code: CHPR or on-site for $15/$22. Children 16 and under are free and on-site tickets can be purchased vith cash only. For tickets and event information, go HERE.
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