Phoenix Outdoor Adventure Pavilion

Travel & Adventure Show

Phoenix Outdoor Adventure Pavilion

Add Adventure to Your Next Vacation

Looking add outdoor activities to your next trip? Head to the Outdoor Adventure Travel Pavilion, sponsored by the Outdoor Writers Association of America, where a myriad of tourism brands and organizations stand ready to provide trip-planning inspiration, experiences,  and travel packages.

You’ll find vacation and itinerary options ranging from hiking and camping, to biking and rock climbing excursions, in a dedicated area of the show floor reserved specifically for travel providers who are looking to meet YOU.

Industry Leading Content
You never know who you’re going to meet at America’s Favorite Travel Show, as you’ll experience top-tier travel information from experts in the industry who are ready to help you plan your next outdoor adventure. From new products and itinerary options, to trending destinations and can’t miss tours, you’ll learn the latest info that you need to maximize your vacation experience.

If you’re looking for the latest information on the where, when, and how, you can’t miss this carefully programmed content!

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Who You’ll meet

Discover top travel providers and tour operators from around the globe, and connect directly with the experts who are on-hand to help you find, plan, personalize and book your next trip, right on the show floor.

Designed as a travel marketplace, you’ll have the opportunity to learn the latest and greatest information ranging from destination workshops, to solo and travel safety-focused sessions, all included with your ticket.

While you’re here, be sure to speak with each booth representative as they’ll be providing show-only travel specials and giveaways that you won’t be able to find anywhere else.

Who Should Attend? 

Whether you’re looking to plan a trip that is dedicated directly to the outdoors and adventure travel, or just looking to add a little adrenaline to your next trip, The Outdoor Adventure Pavilion will have exactly what you’re looking for.

Outdoor Adventure Pavilion Speaker Sessions

Saturday, February 18


11:15 am – 11:45 am

How to Rev Up Adventures with ATVs & Dirt Bikes

Andria Yu

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Andria Yu, Coach, and ATV Safety Instructor, Motorcycle Industry Council, ATV Safety Institute, and Recreational Off-Highway Vehicle Association

Riding ATVs, side-by-sides, and dirt bikes are a great addition to travel. Many destinations have tour and rental opportunities. Andria Yu will present three tips on how you can get the most out of your adventure.


2:45 pm – 3:15 pm

Outdoor Eats: The Full Meal Deal

Chef Steve Corso

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Chef Steve Corso, Outdoor Eats

Come along with Chef Corso as he shares his culinary journey from the kitchens of the Culinary Institute of America to trail-tested outdoor chef and host of Outdoor Eats TV.  Go beyond the dry, salty, and expensive packaged meals and learn how to elevate your meals for your outdoor adventures!

Sunday, February 17


11:30 am – 12 Noon

Insider Tips and Advice on Getting Your Job in the Outdoor and Adventure Business

Rick Saez

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Rick Saez, Award Winning Podcaster, Outdoor and Adventure Industry Veteran, Founder, Producer, and Host of the Popular Outdoor Biz Podcast

Have you always wanted to work in the Outdoor and Adventure Industry? Join Rich as he shares insider info and advice for anyone wanting to pursue a career in the Outdoor Biz. In this talk, you will learn about the various roles available with brands, outfitters, and tourism agencies—how to work with recruiters, social media, and job boards to find and research available positions. Rick has worked alongside many of these folks and hired many more! No matter what you are doing now, you will come away with an understanding of what’s available and how you can GO GET IT! Join Rick for this inspiring and entertaining presentation.


2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Rugged Access for All

Christopher Kain

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Christopher Kain, Author, Speaker & Advocate, Kellisa’s Path

A captivating narrative to inspire everyone, no matter their abilities, to get outside and experience the country’s natural landscapes. Learn about some of the greatest trails across the US that can be completed while pushiking—hiking with someone in a wheelchair, mobility chair, or stroller.

*Disclaimer: Show Management reserves the right to change speakers and schedules at its discretion. Check back frequently for updates and changes.