Travel South International Showcase

November 26 - 29, 2018 
 

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Time Event Location
9:00AM - 11:00PM -  Operators Only Shuttle Service to The Westin Nashville Nashville International Airport
8:00AM - 10:00PM Hotel Welcome & Hospitality Desk Open The Westin Nashville

Monday, November 26, 2018

Time Event Location
6:00AM - 11:00PM International Buyer Airport Shuttle Service Nashville International Airport
8:00AM - 6:00PM Registration Open
- City Tour Information
International Showcase Concierge
Sobro - The Westin Nashville
10:00AM - 12:00PM It All Begins with a Song: The Story of the Nashville Songwriter
International Buyer Brunch and Domcumentary Screening
Hosted by Nashville CVC

Buyers Only
Gulch Room - The Westin Nashville
12:00PM - 4:00PM Travel South USA Board Meeting Sobro Room III - The Westin Nashville
1:00PM - 5:00PM Nashville City Tours Tours depart from MCC* - 6th Ave
2:00PM - 4:00PM
TSUSA Marketing Committee Breakout Session
State  Tourism Offices Only
Gulch Room II - The Westin Nashville
7:00PM - 10:00PM Opening Night Celebration
Hosted by Nashville CVC
Country Music Hall of Fame

*MCC: Music City Center

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Time Event Location
7:30AM - 5:00PM International Showcase Registration / Information Desk Open Exhibit Hall D - MCC
7:30AM - 9:00AM International Networking Breakfast Vanderbilt Ballroom - The Westin Nashville
9:00AM - 9:45AM Opening Program
Hosted by Tennessee Department of Tourist Development
Vanderbilt Ballroom - The Westin Nashville
10:15AM - 12:00PM Marketplace Session #1 
Pre-scheduled Appointments
Exhibit Hall D - MCC
12:20PM - 1:35PM Rhythms of the South Luncheon
Hosted by Rhythms of the South - Atlanta, Nashville & New Orleans
Vanderbilt Ballroom - The Westin Nashville
2:00PM - 5:00PM Marketplace Session #2
Pre-schedule Appointments
Marketplace Break Sponsored by Huntsville CVB
Exhibit Hall D - MCC
5:30PM - 7:00PM Kentucky Bourbon & Bites Vanderbilt Ballroom - The Westin Nashville
7:00PM - 10:00PM Taste of Nashville
Open Evening to Explore Nashville
Nashville

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Time Event Location
7:30AM - 5:00PM International Showcase Registration / Information Desk Open Exhibit Hall D - MCC
7:30AM - 9:00AM International Networking Breakfast Exhibit Hall D - MCC
9:15AM - 12:00PM Marketplace Session #3
Pre-scheduled Appointments
Exhibit Hall D - MCC
12:20PM - 1:35PM Luncheon
Hosted by Alabama Tourism
Vanderbilt Ballroom - The Westin Nashville
2:00PM - 5:00PM Marketplace Session #4
Pre-scheduled Appointments
Louisiana Libations Break Sponsored by Louisiana Tourism
Exhibit Hall - MCC
7:00PM - 9:00PM Y'all Ball
Hosted by Explore St. Louis and Missouri Tourism
The Cannery

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Time Event Location
5:00AM - 12:00PM International Buyer Shuttle Service to Airport Depart from Hotel Staging Areas
8:00AM - 9:00AM
departures
International Showcase Super Fam Tours
  1. Music Legends, Juke Joints & Civil Rights – AL
  2. Tennessee Mountains & Music – TN
  3. Music, History & Tennessee Whiskey - AL & TN
  4. Birthplace of American Music - AL, MS & TN (Brazil Only)
  5. Welcome to Authentic Arkansas – AR
  6. Mississippi Delta and Memphis Blues - MS & TN
  7. Derby City Meets Small Town Kentucky Vibes with Bluegrass, Quilts and BBQ – KY
  8. The Legendary, the New & the Unique of Bourbon – KY
  9. ATL - The Gateway to NASA Rockets, a Magic City & Breathtaking Chattanooga - AL, GA & TN (China Only)
Depart from Hotel Staging Areas