Travel Show & Marketing Plan

North Dakota Group Travel Shows and Conferences

January 2017

American Bus Association: ABA is a membership-driven national organization. Membership benefits and Marketplace information can be found at www.buses.org/.

ABA Marketplace, January 14-17, Cleveland, Ohio

www.buses.org/events/event/marketplace-2017
www.buses.org/membership
www.buses.org/membership/benefits

February 2017

National Tour Association: NTA will be holding two Travel Exchange Conferences in 2017 in order to go back to the original Travel Exchange months of November/December.

NTA Travel Exchange, February 26-March 2, St. Louis, Mo.

http://ntaonline.com/events/
www.ntaonline.com/join
www.ntaonline.com/benefits/

March 2017

Heartland Travel Showcase, March 3-5, Pigeon Forge, Tenn.: Large regional marketplace for group tour professionals. Exhibit and prescheduled appointments with group tour professionals.

www.heartlandtravelshowcase.com/
www.heartlandtravelshowcase.com/exhibitor-registration

April 2017

Circle Wisconsin Midwest Marketplace, April 2-4, Green Bay, Wis.: Bringing regional tour operators, group travel professionals and travel industry leaders together to develop and network and create travel to our destinations. Registration opens in September, 2016. 

http://circlewisconsin.com/

North Dakota Travel Industry Conference, April 16-18, Bismarck, N.D.:  This is a must-attend event for North Dakota’s tourism marketers, entrepreneurs and developers, meeting and event planners.

www.ndtourism.com/industry

June 2017

Travel Alliance Partners LLC: Thirty-two tour operators have joined together to promote and market each partners tours. You will need to be invited by a tour operator to attendthe  TAPDance 2014 conference June 4-7, in Phoenix Ariz.

www.thetapdance.com/

December 2017

NTA Marketplace, Dec. 14-18, San Antonio, TX

http://ntaonline.com/convention/