By Sarah Klein
WINNIPEG — A first of its kind travel expo for jetsetters will promote winter tourism getaways on Saturday.
James Richardson International Airport is hosting the expo, YWG: Your Winter Getaway Starts Here, connecting members of the public with travel agents, tour operators and other travel industry professionals.
“The kids are back to school and the holidays are just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to start planning your next winter getaway,” said Kristen McLure, manager, marketing and advertising at Winnipeg Airports Authority.
“We invite members of the community to join us for our first airport travel expo; featuring more than a dozen exhibitors, live presentations, and the chance to win some excellent prizes.”
Exhibitors will be located on the arrivals level of the terminal.
The free event (not including parking) will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.