Tipto is to run 25 roadshows in the first half of this year.

The travel marketing organisation has revealed details of 20 of its 25 planned events between February and June.

There are 18 Face 2 Face with Tipto roadshows, and  two SuperShows in Southampton and Birmingham.

Dates have yet to be confirmed for a further four roadshows in London, Surrey, Manchester and Darlington and an exclusive Althams Travel roadshow.

Agents can now sign up on tipto.co.uk to attend the roadshows, the first of which is at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland on February 20. Other locations include: Wetherby; north Wales; Stoke on Trent; Leicester; Glasgow; Edinburgh; Sheffield; Oxford; Bath; Belfast; Chester; Preston; Cruise & Maritime’s Columbus ship in Tilbury, and Maidstone. The SuperShows are at Southampton Football Club and Edgbaston Cricket Club.

The events include supplier product information, networking opportunities, and prizes, including a £500 holiday voucher at Face 2 Face roadshows and a £1,000 holiday voucher at each SuperShow. They  run from 6pm until 10pm and are free for Tipto registered agents to attend.

Each Face 2 Face roadshow is attended by up to 12 tour operator members of Tipto while SuperShows include all 24 suppliers.

A charity prize raffle is held at each. This year’s charity is Reuben’s Retreat.

See below for full list or roadshows.


20-Feb Sunderland Roadshow Stadium of Light
21-Feb Hull Roadshow Mercure Hull Grange Park
22-Feb Wetherby Roadshow Wetherby Racecourse
27-Feb North Wales Roadshow The Quay Hotel
28-Feb Stoke on Trent Roadshow Bet 365 Stadium
01-Mar Leicester Roadshow Leicester Tigers
06-Mar Glasgow Roadshow DoubleTree Hilton Glasgow Central
07-Mar Edinburgh Roadshow Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor
15-Mar Sheffield Roadshow DoubleTree Hilton Sheffield Park
27-Mar Southampton SuperShow Southampton Football Club
28-Mar Oxford Roadshow The Kassam Stadium
17-Apr Bath Roadshow Hilton Bath City
18-Apr The Travel House Solus Roadshow TBC
24-Apr Belfast Roadshow Titanic
03-May Newells Travel Solus Roadshow Lanhydrock Hotel and Golf Club
16-May Chester Roadshow Chester Racecourse
17-May Preston Roadshow Barton Grange Hotel
22-May Birmingham SuperShow Edgbaston Cricket Club
06-Jun C&MV Onboard Lunch Lunch | Day Columbus
07-Jun Maidstone Roadshow Hilton Maidstone

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