Buyer Information

Registration Is Open
Travel South Showcase is an invitation-only event. Professional Tour Operators (Buyers) are extended invitations at the discretion of Travel South USA and are subject to review by the Showcase Task Force Committee. Only Buyers who meet the specific requirements outlined by the Showcase Planning Committee are considered.
Showcase Schedule
Showcase schedule - March 18-21, 2018
Important Scheduling Deadlines
Important registration and appointment deadlines leading up to Showcase.
Who is Invited?
For tour operators who desire to expand or develop new itineraries to the most popular travel region in the country, Showcase is the primary source to experience the authentic South!
Registration Policy and Fees
The Buyer early-bird registration fee is $325.00 until November 17, 2017. Included with the registration fee is participation in the Showcase Marketplace sessions, three (3) nights complimentary hotel accommodations at a host hotel (a $500 value), social functions, city tours and activities which are part of the official program. FAM tours can be added for an additional $50 per person per tour.
Buyer FAM Tours
The Mississippi pre-FAM tours will depart the Mississippi Gulf Coast on Thursday, March 15, 2018
The post-FAM tours will depart Biloxi on Wednesday, March 21, 2018
All FAM tours begin and end at the Mississippi Gulf Coast
Gulf Coast City Tours
The Mississippi Gulf Coast CVB will offer city tours to all delegates on Sunday, March 18, 2018 from 1:00 - 5:00pm. All City tours begin and end in at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Convention Center.
Hotel Information
Buyer delegates will be housed as guests of Travel South USA on the nights of March 18, 19 & 20 at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino. Reservations will be processed through the Travel South USA office.
Cancellation and Refunds

Cancellation policy: Full refund with written cancellation prior to December 18, 2017. 50% refund with written cancellation received between December 19, 2017 and January 31, 2018. There are no refunds after 5:00pm January 31, 2018. There are no exceptions.

Showcase Sponsors
List of frequently asked questions on Showcase. (Show location, registration, Marketplace and more)
Need Help?
If you have questions, need more information or assistance, please email Travel South USA or call us at 404-231-1790.
Showcase Homepage
"Of all the trade shows, Travel South is the most accommodating to the tour operator. Although there is ample time allotted to do business, you don't leave feeling as though you need a week off to recover."
Breakaway Tours