Speaker Stages

America’s Favorite Travel Shows Have the Most Comprehensive Educational Content That You Can’t Find Anywhere Else.

You’ll be inspired to take your dream vacation. Learn how to be your own travel expert on your next vacation, from top celebrity travel personalities and leading local experts at dozens of travel workshops on 3 theaters located on the show floor.

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3 Theaters and Over 30+ Sessions

Travel Theater: Hear from the top travel celebrity personalities such as Peter Greenberg, Cheryl Strayed, and Patricia Schultz as they inspire you to take your dream vacation.

Destination Theater: From where to go and when to go, to what to do and how to get there, destination experts will give you the in depth information you need to travel like a local.

Savvy Traveler Theater: Showcasing travel tips, tricks and actionable advice, you’ll learn how to travel like a pro straight from the experts. Topics include packing tips, technology skills, travel safety methods, budget travel hacks, etc.

Speakers and schedule are subject to change without prior notice, please check back often for updates.

Saturday, March 23

Cheryl Strayed

Cheryl Strayed WILD Cover

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Travel Theater

Wild Life

Cheryl Strayed, Author of the New York Times Bestselling Memoir Wild

In her memoir Wild Cheryl Strayed describes the sometimes harrowing, other times hilarious stories behind her solo wilderness trek on the Pacific Crest Trail and the personal journey that led her there. In this talk, Strayed will discuss what she learned about how we bear the unbearable, how we move from grief and anger to acceptance, and how we keep walking even when it seems impossible to stand.

Autograph Signing Immediately Following
Patricia Schultz Travel Author - Travel Shows

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Travel Theater

Patricia Schultz, Bestselling author of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die and 1,000 Places to See in The USA & Canada Before You Die

Autograph Signing Immediately Following
Peter Greenberg Travel Celebrity - Travel Shows

Peter Greenberg Worldwide

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
Travel Theater

Peter Greenberg, Emmy Award-Winning Investigative Reporter and Producer and CBS News Travel Editor

Autograph Signing Immediately Following

Sunday, March 24

Cheryl Strayed

Cheryl Strayed WILD Cover

11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Travel Theater

Wild Life

Cheryl Strayed, Author of the New York Times Bestselling Memoir Wild

In her memoir Wild Cheryl Strayed describes the sometimes harrowing, other times hilarious stories behind her solo wilderness trek on the Pacific Crest Trail and the personal journey that led her there. In this talk, Strayed will discuss what she learned about how we bear the unbearable, how we move from grief and anger to acceptance, and how we keep walking even when it seems impossible to stand.

Autograph Signing Immediately Following
Peter Greenberg Travel Celebrity - Travel Shows
Peter Greenberg Worldwide

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
Travel Theater

Peter Greenberg, Emmy Award-Winning Investigative Reporter and Producer and CBS News Travel Editor

Autograph Signing Immediately Following
Patricia Schultz Travel Author - Travel Shows

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
Travel Theater

Patricia Schultz, Bestselling author of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die and 1,000 Places to See in The USA & Canada Before You Die

Autograph Signing Immediately Following