Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show Returns to Long Beach Convention Center Feb. 27 and 28 Featuring 500+ Exhibitors, Exclusive Travel Deals and Expanded Programming
Nation’s Largest Travel Show Features Roster of Celebrity Expert Travel Speakers Including Pauline Frommer, Rick Steves, Samantha Brown, and Peter Greenberg
DECEMBER 5, 2015, (LOS ANGELES, CA) – The 11th Annual Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show will take place February 27 and 28 at the Long Beach Convention Center. Ranked as one of Southern California’s “Top Ten” consumer events – the Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show is where travel enthusiasts come for travel inspiration, expert information and to experience the tastes and sounds of cultures from around the world.
“In LA, there is an appetite for travel and adventure. This event attracts so many people because under one roof there are thousands of destination experts who provide the information you just cannot find online or in travel books” stated John Golicz, CEO of Unicomm, LLC, the producer of the Travel & Adventure Show series. “As the only Travel Show in the greater Los Angeles metroplex, we have seen an increase in both exhibitors and attendees that has resulted in expansion in both the size of the Show, and the scope of content and activities.”
Strategically located between L.A. and Orange County, the Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show features more than 3,000 travel experts from around the planet manning hundreds of exhibits to personally meet with Angelinos looking for their next vacation – be it a weekend getaway or an exotic international adventure – and sharing their travel expertise in travel seminars on five educational stages.
There is the Destination Theater for locale-specific workshops hosted by destinations such as Tahiti, Cambodia, Thailand, Fiji and Czech Republic, to name a few.
The Savvy Traveler Theater will host sessions on travel packing, how to obtain insider travel deals, the latest products and gadgets, and valuable tips for traveling smarter, safer and more efficient.
At the main 1000 seat Travel Theater, you will see marquee celebrity travel personalities including: Rick Steves, CEO of Rick Steves’ Europe and host of PBS’ “Europe with Rick Steves”, Travel Channel host Samantha Brown; CBS News Travel Editor, Emmy-Award winning reporter and producer, and travel icon Peter Greenberg; and Editorial Director of the iconic Frommer Guides, Pauline Frommer, among many others.
Guests of all ages can enjoy the Taste of Travel Theater – a culinary demonstration stage – and the Global Beats Stage, featuring cultural performances from around the world.
“At the Travel & Adventure Show, you never know who you are going to meet. You can come face to face with some of your favorite celebrity traveler speakers, make lifelong friends with fellow travel enthusiasts, and get to know all the industry insiders,” said Golicz. “Anyone with an interest in travel should make the Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show the first stop before their next vacation. It’s a travel lover’s paradise and an information hub that can’t be missed.”
Destination experts will help attendees plan and customize vacations and share inside knowledge to help attendees travel like pros to destinations from around the world including Costa Rica, Europe, India, Mexico, Australia, Ireland, Japan, Hawaii, Africa, Turkey, Thailand, and Alaska. And most offering exclusive specials and trip giveaways.
The 2015 Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show will take place February 27 and 28 from 10 am to 5 pm at the Long Beach Convention Center, located at 300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802. Tickets are available now online for $11 for one day or $17 for two days (use promo code: LAPR). Children 16 and under are free. At the door, tickets will be available, cash only, for $16 for one day and $25 for two days. For tickets and information please visit www.LATravelShow.com, email info@LATravelShow.com or call (203) 878-2577.
1000TravelTips.com is the event’s national media sponsor and Cruise Planners/American Express Travel is the official travel agency partner. Tourism Fiji is a Major sponsor, with Supporting sponsors including Rick Steves’ Europe; Taiwan Tourism Bureau; Tourism Thailand; Indonesia Travel and Yosemite Mariposa Tourism Bureau. Contributing sponsors include Japan National Tourism Organization. Other event sponsors include, Sunset Magazine, and Los Angeles News Group.
About UNICOMM LLC
UNICOMM LLC is an independent business-to-business communications company specializing in originating and managing world-class trade shows, conferences and digital properties. Unicomm’s productions include the nation’s largest and longest running series of travel events, Travel & Adventure Show® in Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, Philadelphia, San Francisco Bay Area, Washington, D.C. and San Diego and 1000TravelTips.com
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