Arival 360 San Diego

1-4 February 2022 | In-Person & Online

Imagine in-person networking with your peers, mentors, partners, and tourism experts, hands-on education and inspiration. Leave with excitement, ideas, and a plan of attack to grow your tourism business. Amazing speakers, superb social events and parties and so much more. We can’t wait to see you!

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A: With your ticket, you have access to all Theater Sessions, Workshops, Demo Labs, Networking Lounge, and evening networking events! Lunch is included on Wednesday and Thursday for all attendees, and coffee breaks will be available. You will also have on-demand access to the recordings of sessions included with the online ticket for one full year. If you are an Arival Insider Pro Access member, you will additionally have access to exclusive sessions and networking events.

A: Your Arival Ticket does not include your hotel stay, but we have secured a great group rate of $179 + tax and service fees. You can book your room through our event website for the host venue, the Town and Country Resort. Rooms are limited, make your bookings now.

A: You can find our agenda on our website as soon as it is available. A general agenda is posted on our website now. A detailed agenda will be posted on our website as we get closer to the event. The full agenda will also be in the Swapcard event mobile and desktop app. We will share the app link to all registered attendees weeks before the event.

Before the event we keep you updated with attending companies on this attendee list.

During the conference, you will be able to contact these same attendees using the Arival event app. An email will go out with more details and information for our event app once you’ve registered. Sponsors receive names, titles, companies, and email addresses for all attendees.

A: At Arival there is so much going on your head will be spinning. For those of you who have attended in person, you know that during our live events you have to choose what is most important for you and your company. Where do you spend your time? The theater sessions, workshops, demo labs, the networking lounge, or spend all of your time in meetings, do whatever helps you meet your objectives. This is why many companies bring multiple people so they can divide and conquer and share notes post-event.

  • The Arival Theater – this is when only one session of content is happening. This includes Keynotes, Research presentations, Ask Me Anything interviews with senior industry thought leaders, Panels, and Operator Talks.
  • Workshops – multiple breakout sessions will be taking place at the same time. These provide tactical learning on the most important items to grow your business. You choose between the variety of workshops being offered.
  • Demo Labs – sponsored sessions by leaders in tech, distribution, and other services that are critical to your business. You choose between the variety of Demo Labs that are taking place simultaneously.
  • Roundtables – small group sessions (10-40 people). These have a specific topic and will be hosted by subject matter experts. Roundtables are interactive and engaging and provide the perfect opportunity for the peer-to-peer learning that Arival is known for. These are first-come, first-served, and must be reserved in advance, they will fill up.

Learn more about the session types and what you will experience here.

A: We are offering a registration fee refund protection plan, which can be included at the time your ticket is purchased. This will provide a full refund for your Event registration in the case of unforeseen circumstances requiring you to cancel your attendance. Hotel reservations may be made up to 6 days prior to the event with no cancellation fee. Check with your airline for specific policies.

Learn more in our Terms & Conditions.

A: Arival 360 is being offered as a hybrid event. Online dates will be announced soon. Selected content from our theater sessions, interviews with speakers and other attendees, workshops, innovation labs, and more will all be available on-demand as part of the Online Ticket. All virtual attendees will have the ability to connect with both online and in-person attendees through the event app. Arival online events have been successful and engaging and Arival 360 will be a great experience for virtual attendees. 


A: The ArivalExpert Network features experienced experts in the In-Destination Experiences Industry who have partnered with Arival to offer their expertise during our events. The ArivalExperts will be facilitating roundtables on a range of topics, providing an opportunity for operators to learn from other operators, share your experiences, and make new connections.

Arival speakers include thought leaders from the leading brands in the In-Destination Experiences Industry including distributors, tech companies, marketing leaders and especially operators of tours, activities, attractions and experiences.

Arival always ensures that we hear from operators who have great stories to tell. Here is a list of speakers for Arival 360 San Diego.

A: #arivalevent is the hashtag we use for all Arival events

A: All theater sessions will be available on-demand shortly after the event for both in-person and online attendees. Some workshops, Innovation Labs and Demo Labs will also be available on demand.

A: Content is available for one full year. This includes all sessions (except Roundtables).

A: There are a wide variety of sponsorship opportunities available, in-person and online, to help companies connect with operators and other key current and potential partners.


A: YES! Attendees are required to wear their name badge at all times while in the conference space or at the evening events. If you do not have your badge, you will not be allowed access to Arival. Should you lose, forget or misplace your badge and wish to gain entry, you must present a photo ID and will be charged a fee of $25 for replacement. In order to protect the investment you make in attending Arival, badges are non-transferable; sharing of badges will result in the removal of the badge holder from the event.

A: From casual to formal, whatever makes you comfortable!  This is an event specifically for Operators of Tours, Activities, and Attractions. This is not a formal industry, it is about learning, fun, experiences, and connections. Arival parties will be outdoors in the evenings (Yes, it can get cool in San Diego in February, bring a light jacket or sweater!). We want you to get the most out of the conference, so come dressed the way that represents our industry- any way that works for you!

A: Your ID, your proof of Covid vaccination or recent negative test, your phone with the Swapcard event app downloaded, business cards, a swimsuit, and a readiness to learn and connect!

A: We will provide coffee breaks throughout the event.

Lunch is included on Wednesday and Thursday

The Welcome Party will have free drinks and the Party Night Finale will have free drinks and delicious appetizers. If you notified us on your registration of any food allergies, something will be provided that meets your needs. Other meals and snacks are on your own.


A: The Arival Membership program where you join a community of thinkers, doers, creators, and innovators from across the globe who want actionable insights into the Best Part of Travel and Beyond. Arival Insider membership offers a wealth of benefits to creators and sellers of in-destination experiences and companies that provide services and products to the industry, as well as our partners in the community. In addition to developing and curating industry resources and best practices, Arival also provides opportunities to support, connect, and share knowledge with each other. There are two different membership types:  Arival Insiders Free Access and Arival Insiders Pro Access.

Learn more

A: The Arival Newsletter, access to all articles, Arival Podcasts, the on-demand video archive, free webinars, Arival Guide Reports, and the Arival Job Board. Members also become members of the Campfire Community from Arival and TripSchool (currently in beta). Campfire provides a membership community with Forums on a variety of relevant topics, access to free on-demand training, and discounted live training. Campfire includes special interest groups to help you find your tribe within the In-Destination Experiences Community.

A: Everything included in Free Access. Plus: Unlimited access to the Accel Series MasterClasses and virtual Forums, live and on-demand. Full access to Arival Research reports. Exclusive industry connections and initiatives as the membership program evolves, including private industry roundtables for specialty groups on Campfire. Savings and free access to courses on Campfire.

 75% discount on the virtual registration for Arival 360, and a 20% discount on the in-person registration for Arival 360 San Diego.

A: Pricing is based on company size. Pricing is also available for teams of 3 or more.

Small Operator (less than $100,000 revenue in 2019) $119
Medium and Large Operator (more than $100,000 revenue in 2019) $199
All other companies $329

A: Go to and Log In, then navigate to your Membership Dashboard

Click on the event you want to register for and follow the registration prompts

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