Chicago Dive & Water Sports Pavilion

Travel & Adventure Show

Dive & Water Sports Pavilion

Your Next Water Sports Adventure Starts Here

If you’re looking to add a little adventure to your next vacation, look no further.

At the Dive & Water Sports Pavilion, you’ll discover travel options that are based around water sports for both experienced SCUBA divers, recreational snorkelers, beginner paddle boarders and everyone in between.

Whether you’re looking for a vacation that is build around water-based adventure sports, or just looking to add a few activities to your existing itinerary, this Pavilion offers you everything you need.

Travel Providers You Can Count On

Throughout the Pavilion, you’ll come across a wide array of exhibitors. From the hottest destinations and resorts to tour operators and instructional groups, each booth is full of experts who are specifically trained to help you find, personalize and book your next trip no matter what your skill or interest level.

Industry Leading Content

You never know who you’re going to meet at America’s Favorite Travel Show, as you’ll experience top-tier information including:

  • The latest travel trends and information
  • The how, where and when as it relates to water sport-based travel
  • Expert speakers providing educational, inspiring and entertaining content

If you’re looking for the latest advice ranging from expert dive tips to how to get into snorkeling, this is the place for you!

Supporting Sponsors

Speaker Schedule

Saturday, January 14
11:30am – 12:00pm
SCUBA Changed My Life: Diving Adventures Around the World

Lisa Niver, Award-Winning Travel Writer, and Founder, We Said Go Travel

1:00pm – 1:30pm

The World of SCUBA

Patrick Hammer, A PADI Platinum Course Director

2:30pm -3:00pm

SCUBA Diving Safety, Travel, and More with Divers Alert Network

Steve Jamroz, M.A., Director, Marketing, Divers Alert Network

Greg Moore, Programs Manager, Licensed Insurance Agent, Divers Alert Network

3:30pm -4:00pm

Above and Below: The Ultimate Combination Destinations

Cheryl Patterson, Owner & Founder, Deep Blue Adventures Dive & Adventure Travel

Sunday, January 15
11:30am – 12:00pm

The World of SCUBA

Patrick Hammer, A PADI Platinum Course Director

12:45pm – 1:15pm
SCUBA Changed My Life: Diving Adventures Around the World

Lisa Niver, Award-Winning Travel Writer, and Founder, We Said Go Travel

1:45pm – 2:15pm
13 Ways Scuba Divers Run Out of Air – And How Not To

Greg Moore, Programs Manager, Divers Alert Network