America’s Biggest Travel and Adventure Show Series returns to eight US cities starting January 14. Find out where you can connect face-to-face with your favourite travel celebrities.
Aside from having a fun time exploring endless vacation options and savings, visitors will have the opportunity to meet some of the world’s top travel experts and celebrities at their presentations over a two-day event in each of the eight cities.
Celebrity Speakers featured at the Travel Theater
- Samantha Brown: Travel Channel Host | Denver | Chicago | Washington D.C.|
- Peter Greenburg: Emmy Award-Winning Investigative Reporter and Producer and CBS News Travel Editor | Denver | Chicago | Dallas | Philadelphia | San Diego | SF/Bay Area | Washington D.C.| Los Angeles |
- Pauline Frommer: Editorial Director of the Frommer Guides and Publisher of Frommers.com | Chicago | Washington D.C.| Los Angeles |
- Jack Maxwell: Host of Booze Traveler on Travel Channel | Dallas | San Diego | Washington D.C.|
- Patricia Schultz: Author of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die | Denver | Dallas | San Diego | SF/Bay Area | Washington D.C.|
- Rick Steves: Travel Writer, Host of Rick Steves Europe and Travel with Rick Steves, Europe Through the Back Door | Chicago | Philadelphia |
- Johnny Jet: Editor-In-Chief, JohnnyJet.com | Denver | Chicago | Dallas | Philadelphia | San Diego | Los Angeles |
- Phil Keoghan: Host/Co-Executive Producer, The Amazing Race & Author, No Opportunity Wasted | San Diego | SF/Bay Area |
- Andrew Zimmern: Three-time James Beard Award-winning TV personality, chef, writer and teacher | Los Angeles |
- Lee Abbamonte: Youngest American to Visit Every Country in the World, Entrepreneur, TV Personality & Contributing Editor for Men’s Fitness | Denver |
- Adam Richman: Actor and Television Personality | Philadelphia |
- Ella Morton: Associate Editor and Co-Author, Atlas Obscura | Philadelphia |
- Joshua Foer: Cofounder, Chairman, and Editor at Large of AtlasObscura.com | Philadelphia |
Savvy Traveler Theater: The go-to-place for advice on topics ranging from packing and travel technology, to maximizing credit card loyalty points, and handling travel emergencies.
Looking for first-hand knowledge and experience on travel in Africa, Asia, Americas, Europe and Oceania? This is where you can get local expert advice.
At the Washington DC and Chicago shows, visit the Tourism Malaysia booth and find out how to maximize your adventures in this foodie paradise.
Taste of Travel Theater highlighting top chefs with live cooking demonstrations and sampling of unique dishes from around the world.
Global Beats Stage: Experience the beat and enjoy cultural performances from different countries around world.
For celebrity speaker schedules and more event details, click the cities below.
Washington DC | January 14 –15, 2017
Chicago | January 21 – 22, 2017
SF / Bay Area | February 11 – 12, 2017
Los Angeles | February 18 – 19, 2017
San Diego | March 4 – 5, 2017
Denver | March 18 – 19, 2017
Philadelphia | March 25 – 26, 2017
Dallas | April 1 – 2, 2017