Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745




Friday, December 7

(Trade only)

8 am - 4 pm Trade Conference

4 pm - 8 pm Exhibit Hall

Saturday, December 8

(General Public and Trade)

10 am - 8 pm

Sunday, December 9

(General Public and Trade)

10 pm - 6 pm




Adults $15
Seniors $12

Students $8

Children under 12 FREE

(must be accompanied by an adult)


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Below are some facts about Caribbean travel, in addition to participating at the only travel show exclusively promoting Caribbean tourism.


Some Facts about Caribbean Travel:

  • 24 million people visited the Caribbean last year, 3.3% more than in 2010.
  • The most popular destinations are The Dominican Republic, Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands
  • The Bahamas is the most popular cruise stop, welcoming over 4 million tourists a year
  • The vast majority of tourists come to the Caribbean for leisure.
  • The Caribbean tourism industry is estimated at 20 plus billion dollars.
  • The United States is one of the main markets for the Caribbean tourism industry. Most tourists come to the islands from the US, Canada, and Great Britain.
  • In 2011, average room occupancy in the Caribbean was 61.8%, compared to 60.3% in 2010.
  • The average room rate reached US$167.56 in 2011 compared to US$163.36 in 2010.
  • 2012 shows increased tourists numbers compared to 2011 for the vast majority of Caribbean countries.


Source: Caribbean Tourism Organization.