Hands-On Activity

Chicago Travel & Adventure Show

Experience the Adventure with Hands-On Activities Fit for the Whole Family!

* Activities are subject to change without prior notice.

The Arizona Office of Tourism Photo Booth #1217

Picture yourself in Beautiful Arizona!

Stop by the Arizona Office of Tourism Photo Booth and discover one of the country’s most stunning destinations.

You can leave the show with some pictures of you and yours at beautiful Arizona locations with our interactive and hugely fun Green Screen Photo Booth. Pick your spot from our amazing collection of Arizona’s most famous travel locations – and our professionals will prop you up, snap a great pic and give you a take home photo.

Booth #1217


Ride On A Segway and Trikkes! Booth #700

The most fun and educational tour in Chicago! Guides discuss architecture, history, interesting facts along the lakefront, Millennium Park and Museum Campus! Come ride, learn and play on our Segways and Trikkes!

Booth #700


Peanut the Camel Ride Booth #2010

This is your chance to Imagine yourself trekking through the Sahara desert while on a camel. All ages welcome. Rides provided by New Beginnings Ranch. There is a $10 donation per ride for attendees!

Booth #2010


Spanish Arts and Culture Festival – Arte Viva #2038

Join us as at the Naples Marco Island Everglades CVB Booth #2038 as we promote our Spanish Arts and Culture Festival – Arte Viva! Come for a Meet & Greet with Frida Kahlo on Sat., Jan 14th and Sun., Jan. 15th from 12 Noon – 4:00 pm

Booth #2038


Travel Unity Spotlight Booth #831

Saturday, January 14th

11:00 – 11:30 am   Combining Allyship and Travel: Embedding Equity in Your Plans

Do you want to be a mindful traveler, but don’t know where to start? Vandana Agrawal shares ideas and practical tips on how to be an ally when you travel – approaches to increase your awareness, questions to ask before you leave and resources to help you plan.

Saturday, January 14th 1:00 – 1:30 pm
Sunday, January 15th
1:00 – 1:30 pm

The Transformative Power of Travel: How Exploring the World Changed My Life as a Young Black Man 

Elijah Washington talks about his journey, from growing up in Yonkers, NY to studying abroad in Spain, an experience which opened the world to him. Elijah will also share about his current role at Travel Unity, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, where he provides youth with opportunities to learn about and grow through travel.

Youth attendees will be invited to discuss their own travel dreams and goals and, after the session, will have an opportunity to walk the show floor with Elijah.

Saturday, January 14th 3:00 – 3:30 pm
Sunday, January 15th
1:30 – 2:00 pm

Seeking Understanding, Self-Improvement, and Speaking Up: How Travel Unity’s Individual Pledge Can Make You a Better Traveler and Guest

Roni Weiss, Executive Director of Travel Unity, a 501(c)(3) non-profit focused on increasing diversity in the world of travel, facilitates a dialogue around how being open-minded and giving grace to yourself and others can make you a more socially conscious and empathetic traveler.

Booth #831


(Travel Unity is a 501(c)(3)non-profit
focused on increasing diversity in the world of travel.)

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