The AAA Vacation Expo is the best place to find your next vacation and the only place to find unparalleled travel deals. Whether you're seeking a Caribbean cruise, a family road trip or a quick romantic getaway, you'll find incredible discounts on many types of travel and travel-related products.

2022 AAA Travel Vacation Expo

Saturday, January 21, 2023

JW Marriott Indianapolis
10 S. West Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204

 

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

 

FREE ADMISSION | SHOW SPECIALS | AND MUCH MORE

  • See over 20+ travel exhibitors from the world’s best-known and top-rated tour and cruise companies
  • Talk one-on-one with Travel Vendors, AAA Insurance Agents, and AAA Travel Agents
  • Receive exclusive travel savings and amenities
  • Visit with local representatives from popular drive destinations
  • Attend informative on stage travel presentations

Just announced: Be one of the first 10 people to book a new Viking cruise onsite at the Expo and save an extra $500 off your trip thanks to AAA and Viking!*

Plus! Pre-Register for this year’s event and you’ll be entered for the chance to win a $500 Travel Voucher*

Pre-register

STAGE 1



Secrets of Packing Light & Smart | Presented by Anne McAlpin
10:30 AM
Anne teaches the secrets of packing light and smart and makes packing fun! Her tips help savvy and experienced travelers alike pack for any trip' from weekend getaways to lengthy European vacations. Whether you're a first-time traveler of have traveled for years, join Anne McAlpin during her one-hour presentation for tips on how to prepare and pack light for your next adventure!
 

Royal Caribbean Cruises
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Welcome to Royal Caribbean! Icon of the Seas will make its debut in January 2024 and it’s a showstopper. Thrills you never dared to imagine and next-level chills nobody ever dreamed possible. Discover seven unique pools along with 40 ways to dine and drink. This is ICON of the Seas.
 

Secrets of Packing Light & Smart | Presented by Anne McAlpin
1:00 PM
Anne teaches the secrets of packing light and smart and makes packing fun! Her tips help savvy and experienced travelers alike pack for any trip' from weekend getaways to lengthy European vacations. Whether you're a first-time traveler of have traveled for years, join Anne McAlpin during her one-hour presentation for tips on how to prepare and pack light for your next adventure!

STAGE 2


Trafalgar
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
How do you elevate tour travel beyond the inclusive package? You fill it with exclusive experiences. When travelling with Trafalgar, it’s more than seeing the sights, it's creating unforgettable memories at an in-demand destination. It’s VIP access experiences that take you further into the heart of a place. Join a AAA Travel Talk session and learn how Trafalgar can unlock the world through unmissable experiences, while handling all the details. See what it means to tour differently, and go behind the velvet ropes at the Vatican, stay in castles filled with history, be welcomed into a Bedouin tribe camp for a traditional dinner or embark on a private conservation safari in South Africa.

Pleasant Holidays
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Pleasant Holidays is one of the largest travel companies in the U.S., offering customizable vacation packages including flights, hotel and cruise accommodations, airport transfers and car rentals, exciting sightseeing tours and activities, travel protection coverage and more. Our vast portfolio spans the globe while featuring the world's most popular vacation destinations. Join this session to learn more about bucket list destinations of Hawaii & Tahiti!

Rocky Mountaineer
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Rocky Mountaineer offers luxury train journeys that showcase some of the most spectacular scenery North America has to offer. Rocky Mountaineer offers four rail routes: three that connect Vancouver to the Canadian Rockies towns of Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper in Western Canada; and a fourth route that travels between Denver, Colorado and Moab, Utah in the Southwest United States. It is a must-do travel experience that offers unparalleled journeys in its spacious glass-domed train coaches thanks to the incredible scenery, delicious cuisine, friendly service, and social atmosphere.

Viking Cruises
12:45 PM - 1:15 PM
The world beckons with destinations to discover, cultures to experience, and picturesque landscapes to behold. At Viking, we welcome you with extraordinarily well-designed cruises that are destination focused and culturally enriching, taking you closer to the hear t of the place you want to explore. Join Tresa Reed, representative from Viking, who will give you a taste of Viking and get you excited about Exploring the World in Comfort.

Celebrity Cruises
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Journey WonderFULL with Celebrity Cruises. Sail to some of the some of the World’s Best Places on The World’s Best Places. Join this presentation to discover Celebrity’s Cruises Europe itineraries and our award winning fleet, including the 3 Edge Class ships.

Holland America Line
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Welcome to Holland America Line, for 150 years we have been recognized leader in cruising. Exploring the world’s most fascinating destinations through carefully crafted itineraries. See the World with us. Relax on the beach, explore ancient ruins, or discover majestic glaciers on your next cruise vacation. Holland America Line goes to over 300 ports, across all 7 continents. Join us to learn more about where we sail and find your next cruise.


2023 Participating Exhibitors

Plan ahead! Know who you want to see before you head to the show.

AAA Member Choice Vacations
Adventures in Northeast Ohio
Big League Tours
Carnival Cruise Line
Celebrity Cruises
Disney Destinations
FastPark & Relax
Hertz
Holland America Line
Norwegian Cruise Line
Pleasant Holidays
Princess Cruises
Red Roof Inn
Rocky Mountaineer
Royal Caribbean
Sandals
SoIN Tourism
The Travel Corporation: Trafalgar, Costsaver, Contiki, Brendan Vacations, Insight Vacations
Travel Impressions
Uniworld River Cruises
Viking Cruises
Virgin Voyages

2023 Exclusive Expo Offers

Check back for offer guide.

 

Directions 

JW Marriott Indianapolis
10 S. West Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204

 

Driving directions

Directly connected to the Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium via a climate-controlled sky bridge, the JW Marriott hotel is located across the street from the attraction-filled White River State Park and a short stroll away from hundreds of dining, shopping and entertainment options.

Located in the heart of downtown, getting to the JW Marriott Indianapolis is simple. Take I-70 East to exit 79A (West Street). Turn left (north) onto West Street to Washington Street, and the JW is on your left.

The main entrance to the JW Marriott is located on the west side of S West Street between W Washington Street and W Maryland Street. From the hotel lobby, take the elevator up to the second floor and turn right past the Starbucks. Continue down the hall towards Griffin Hall. Additional entrance can be found via the sky bridge from the Government Center Washington Street parking facility, located on the east side of West Street. Connect to the sky bridge from the second floor of the garage and continue across for direct access to the AAA Travel Expo.


Parking

There are a plethora of convenient parking options available.

JW Marriott (10 S. West St.)
All Expo attendees will receive 10% off valet and self-park fees when parking in the JW Marriott garage. Discount tickets are available at event check-in.

The entrance to self-parking is located on the south side of the JW Marriott, the 2nd entrance off of Maryland Street between Schumacher Way and S West Street. Victory Field will be on your right. For valet parking, please enter from the front drive of the hotel on S. West St.  

     On-site parking fee:
           0-2 Hours: $25
           2-5 Hours: $35
           5+ Hours: $47

     Valet parking fee:
           0-5 Hours: $38
           5+ Hours: $52

Government Center Parking Facility (401 W. Washington St.)
This is a self-park garage located on the west side of S. Missouri St. between W. Washington St. and W. Maryland St., 0.1 miles from the event. 

On-site parking fee:
0min-30min: $11
30min-3hr: $15
3hr-5hr: $20
5hr-6hr: $25
6hr-10hr: $30
10hr-24hr: $40

Gate Ten Events & Parking (343 W. McCarty St.)
Gate Ten is a self-park lot with a shuttle that will take you to the convention center which is a short walk from the JW. You can pre-purchase your parking pass here(Scroll to find the AAA event)

Onsite Parking Fee: $20/day

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown (350 W. Maryland St.)
This is a self-park garage located on the east side of Missouri Street from Washington St. and Maryland St., 0.2 miles from the event. 

     On-site parking fee:
           0-2 Hours: $25
           2-5 Hours: $35
           5+ Hours: $47

White River State Park Garage (650 W. Washington St.)
This is a self-park garage located 0.1 miles from the event. Enter on the right between Eiteljorg Museum and IMAX® Theater and Indiana State Museum on Washington Street just west of West Street.

     On-site parking fee:
           0-3 Hours: $8
           3-6 Hours: $15
           6+ Hours: $40

White River State Park South Lot (801 W. Washington St.)
This is a parking lot 0.4 miles from the event. Enter to the right at the light at the intersection of W. Washington Street just past the White River State Park Visitor’s Center and Schumacher Way. Victory Field will be on your left.

     On-site parking fee:
           $5 per hour

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*Winner will be announced at 12 PM EST on Saturday, January 21, 2023 at the AAA Vacation Expo. You do NOT have to be present to win. $500 Travel Voucher provided by AAA Travel valid on new bookings only. No cash refund value. Voucher applies to price before taxes and will be paid to client once travel has been completed. Additional restrictions may apply.

*Valid on new bookings only, while supplies last. One offer per booking. No cash refund value. Discount applies to price before taxes. Subject to change and availability. Restrictions apply. Offer valid January 21, 2023 only.