With the sun shining bright at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds for The Glamping Show Americas 2023, the grounds are being set up to be a hive of activity with vendors, construction teams, and artisans working tirelessly to put the finishing touches on what promises to be an unparalleled showcase of luxury outdoor accommodations.
From a distance, the expo site resembles a modern-day nomadic village, with dome structures and futuristic designs standing alongside safari-inspired tents. While exuding luxury, each unit tells a story of hard work, precision, and an unwavering commitment to excellence.
The process of setting up these elaborate accommodations is no small feat. Each unit required hours, and (some) even days, of meticulous assembly. Metal frames are erected, heavy canvas is stretched, and intricate interiors are carefully curated. Every detail, from the placement of a lantern to the choice of fabric for the tents, is thoughtfully considered.
The expo’s setup is a testament to the collaborative spirit of the glamping community. Vendors greet one another as they prepare their exhibits. Construction teams ensure that each unit is safely and securely anchored.
As the final preparations are made, there’s a palpable sense of anticipation in the air. The Glamping Show Americas Expo is not just a display of luxury accommodations; it’s a celebration of the dedication, passion, and hard work of an entire industry, and it is set to open tomorrow, October 3.
A Glimpse of the Main Event
The Glamping Show Americas 2023’s agenda is packed with insightful workshops and sessions. On October 3, the main event will kick off with the “Glamping Americas 2023 State of the Industry Report,” followed by a full day of activities, including the much-anticipated expo hall opening.
Concurrently, attendees can also experience the E-bike sessions at the Equestrian Center. A highlight of the day will be the session on “Worldwide Travel Trends in Glamping Hospitality” at 11:00 a.m. Mountain Time.
The day will also feature various workshops, demos, and interactive sessions, including a fireside chat with Chris Jeub from Monument Glamping. The day concludes with a “Taco Tuesday” event in the Outdoor Exhibits Area from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
On October 4, a session titled “Behind the Scenes of Building a Brand” is scheduled in the morning, offering attendees a deep dive into brand-building in the glamping industry. Followed by the expo hall and the E-bike Experience continuing at the Equestrian Center.
Sessions on “Math That Works. Amenities = Rate + Occupancy” and “Is Your Glamping Resort ADA Compliant?” are among the day’s highlights. Interactive booths, such as the “Ask The Glampers!” by HoneyTrek and a fireside chat with Casey O’Keefe from The Dyrt, promise engaging experiences for attendees.
Both days are meticulously planned to offer a blend of knowledge, experience, and networking opportunities, ensuring that attendees leave with a wealth of information and memories.
Stay tuned with Modern Campground, as we cover the Glamping Show Americas 2023 as it’s happening.