MOT's Travel Shows in the United States and Internationally

The Maine Office of Tourism attends consumer-travel shows in key markets to directly interact and market to the traveling public. MOT exhibits are designed to support Maine’s tourism marketing campaign and brand. Show staff and materials provide expert advice on things to do and see in all seasons and throughout all regions of the state.

US Trade Shows

In the United States, MOT attends the Big E, New England’s largest agricultural fair; traditional, omnibus travel shows; and adventure shows focused specifically on an outdoor audience. Those events include:

The Big E

September 14-30, 2018

West Springfield, MA Ski & Snowboard Expo

November 8-11, 2018

Seaport World Trade Center

Boston, MA

New York Times Travel Show

January 25-27, 2019

Jacob Javits Centre

New York, NY

Boston Travel Adventure Show

February 9-10, 2019

Hynes Convention Center

Boston MA

Philadelphia Travel Adventure Show

March 9-10, 2019

Philadelphia, PA

Washington DC Travel Adventure Show

March 16-17, 2019

Walter E Washington Convention Center

Washington, DC

Canadian Travel Shows

MOT attends three shows in eastern Canadian cities, where audiences are eager to hear about Maine. Those shows include:

International Tourism and Travel Show

October 19-21, 2018

Place Bonaventure

Montreal, QC

Toronto Outdoor Adventure Show

February 22-24, 2019

International Centre

Toronto, ON

Montreal Outdoor Adventure Show

March 16-17, 2019

Palais de Congres

Montreal, QC

Ottawa Travel & Vacation Show

March 30-31, 2019

Shaw Centre

Ottawa, ON

Hunting & Fishing Shows

MOT attends shows aimed specifically at hunting & fishing audiences in order to meet and talk with fans of those sports. The shows include:

Great American Outdoor Show

February 2-10, 2019

PA Farm Show Complex

Harrisburg PA

World Fishing & Outdoor Exposition

February 28- March 3, 2019

Rockland Community College

Suffern NY

European Travel Shows

Holiday World Show

January 25-27, 2019

Dublin, Ireland