The Travel & Adventure Show is back

Photo courtesy of the Travel & Adventure Show

Anyone looking to find, plan and book their next vacation will discover thousands of travel options to explore, local destination experts to help them get there, and tens of thousands of dollars in savings at the 14th annual Washington, DC Travel & Adventure Show.

The nation’s largest travel show, the Travel and Adventure Show in the nation’s capital this weekend will feature more than 200 exhibitors, celebrity keynote speakers, renowned chefs, travel industry insiders, authentic music and folkloric dance performances, must-have travel gadgets and accessories, and exclusive travel deals.

“The Travel and Adventure Show is excited to bring travel enthusiasts an interactive experience to kickoff 2018,” said John Golicz, CEO, Unicomm, the event producer. “Under just one roof, visitors are able to find everything they need to plan their next domestic or international adventure.”

Noted speakers at this year’s show include:

  • Samantha Brown, Host, PBS’s Places to Love
  • Pauline Frommer, Editorial Director of the Frommer’s Guides and Publisher of
  • Peter Greenberg, CBS News Travel Editor
  • Rudy Maxa, Award Winning Travel Journalist

Attending the Travel & Adventure Show is an adventure in and of itself and presents activities suitable for the whole family. Guests can get their picture taken in their favorite destination at the Green Screen, go scuba diving, climb a rock wall, and take a picture with the resident camel, all under one roof.

The Washington, DC Travel & Adventure Show will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 20, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 21, at the Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt Vernon Place, NW. Tickets are $15 per day, $22 for the weekend. Find more information and purchase advance tickets by visiting

Troy Petenbrink

Troy, also known as The Gay Traveler, is a well known travel and food writer. His has been a regular contributor to a variety of outlets including National Geographic, Travel Channel, DCRefined, CBS Local, and Metro Weekly. He also appears on local Washington news outlets as a travel expert.

No Comments Yet

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.