Events & Promotions
Join us between January 20th and February 5th for the Great Escape Travel Event. It's the perfect time to start planning your next getaway from this cold Alberta winter. We will have great deals on travel gear and accessories. The Edmonton West and Calgary stores will also be hosting a series of in-store presentations to help you prepare for your next trip and alleviate any travel anxiety.
Did we mention the amazing giveaway? We are giving away one Eagle Creek prize package valued at over $1000! It is complete with a Gear Warrior Carry-On, a Gear Warrior 26, a Gear Warrior 32, two Pack-It Specter Cube Sets and two Pack-It Specter Folders. Attend one of our in-store presentations to be entered to win.
Campers Village Calgary
Saturday January 21st 2:00pm: Jon MacBurnie has lived on 4 different continents and travelled extensively around the world, Jon has learned a thing or two about travelling. Jon will share some of his top experiences and advice for international travel.
Wednesday January 25th 7:00pm, Saturday January 28th 2:00 pm & Wednesday February 1st 7:00 pm: Civilized Adventures- From exploring the castles in Europe, to witnessing the abundance of animals in Africa, this presentation will take you around the world in 20 minutes uncovering the most amazing things you have to see and do. Civilized Adventures specializes in custom designed trip planning for whatever your adventure. You have three opportunities to catch this presentation at Campers Village Calgary:
Monday January 30th 7:00pm: Jenna Nodding will be hosting a presentation about backpacking the Appalachian Trail. Jenna is a hiking guide based out of Canmore, AB.
The Calgary location will also have a daily in-store travel expert and some small presentations on the staffs’ favourite trips.
Campers Village Edmonton West
Tuesday January 24th 6:30-7pm: Jane Marshall is an experienced writer and author, often inspired by her world travels. Jane will be traveling to Nepal in May so join her as she shares her tips and strategies to prepare for adventure travel.
Thursday January 26th 6:30-7 pm: Paul recently completed the Camino de Santiago and will share stories of all the blisters and blessings from the trip. His presentation will include reasons why they chose to do the trip and suggestions on gear for similar adventures.
Sunday January 29th 2:30-3 pm: Join Michael as he shares his experience backpacking around Europe. He'll share some of his packing mistakes and how to avoid them as well as advice for keeping your belongings safe while staying in hostels.
Tuesday January 31st 6:30-7 pm: Sean has spent many semesters both studying and working abroad. His presentation will focus mainly on preparing for a study abroad trip and what you should and shouldn't take since it can be very easy to overpack. He will also share stories of some of the problems he encountered and how to avoid them.
Thursday February 2nd 6:30-7 pm : David recently returned from trekking in Nepal. He will share some practical tips that he learned on his trip including how to dress appropriately for a Napalesse trek as well as things to keep in mind for health and safety.
Sunday February 5th 2:30-3pm: 50 countries and counting. That is how much Chelsey loves to travel. Most recently, Chelsey returned from an adventure in Africa. She'll share stories from her trip and give you a sneak peak at what she carries in her bag.