Overland Expo East

OCTOBER 8-10, 2021 // FRI 9-5 | SAT 8-5 | SUN 8-3
Oak Ridge Estates, ARRINGTON, VIRGINIA

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THE WORLD'S PREMIER OVERLANDING EVENT SERIES

Comes to Arrington, VA

Overland Expo® is the premier overlanding event series in the world—no other event offers the scope of classes taught by the world’s leading experts alongside a professional-level trade show that brings together all the camping and vehicle and motorcycle equipment and services you need to Get Outfitted. Get Trained. Get Inspired. Get Going.

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CAMPING

On-site rustic camping in an open, grassy field surrounded by trees. 

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EXHIBITors

375+ exhibitors of Overland, Adventure Travel, Outdoor, Camping & Motorcycle Gear & Equipment

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EDUCATION

Prepare for your adventure with 175+ specialized classes, slideshows, demos, & activities.

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COMMUNITY

Join 1,000s of overlanders from around the world during the day and stay for happy hour, the evening film festival, charity raffles, and parties. 

LOCATED IN THE SCENIC ARRINGTON REGION

Overland Expo EAST 2021 is located near the Blue Ridge Mountains, George Washington & Jefferson National Forests, and Shenandoah National Park. The region has a lot to offer, so we’ve included suggestions for the greater region.

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WHAT'S HAPPENING THIS YEAR

No other event features a gathering of so many overland legends, authors, and experts. Overland Expo EAST offers more than 300 session-hours of incredible programs—that’s 150+ different classes, slideshows, demonstrations, and activities—brought to you by 100+ instructors and presenters from around the world.

EVENT SCHEDULE — OVERLAND EXPO 2021 EAST

Friday, October 8, 2021

9am-5pm: Exhibitor show & Educational programming

5pm-7pm: Happy Hour

7pm-10pm: Film festival; Overland Expo Foundation charity raffle

Saturday, October 9, 2021

8am-5pm: Exhibitor show &  Educational programming

5pm-7pm: Happy Hour

7pm-10pm: Film festival; Add-on dinner and raffle for motorcyclists

Sunday, October 10, 2021

8am-3pm: Exhibitor show & Educational programming

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EXPERIENCE TRAINING

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EXPERT PRESENTERS

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ATTENDEE ACTIVITIES

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Overland Preparedness

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BROUGHT TO YOU BY:

Airaid
Backwoods Adventure Mods
Falken Tires
Four Wheel Pop-Up Campers
FCVT
Turtleback Trailers
Warn
Dometic
7P Overland
Mercedes-Benz of Loveland
RB Components
The Power Of Redarc
Storyteller Overland
Winnebago
Yakima
Expedition Portal
Expedition-Overland
Outdoor X4
Overland Bound Outfit & Explore
Overland Journal

WAYS You Can ATTEND & PARTICIPATE:

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ATTENDEES

Want to see what Overland Expo is all about? Check out your options—everything from general admission day passes to class-taking packages for the entire weekend. Bring the whole family!

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General Tire

EXHIBITORS

Are you part of an overland-related business and want to exhibit at Overland Expo? Find out more about displaying and/or selling products.

Exhibit →

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INSTRUCTORS

Would you like to teach a skill to other overlanders? Present a slideshow about your latest travels? Join the teaching team.

Instruct →

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VOLUNTEERS

Do you want to help out during the event or give us a hand with set up either before or after the show? Come be a part of making the event happen and join our volunteer team!

Volunteer →

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SHOWCASE & DIY

Do you have an interesting rig you want to be highlighted in our Showcase & DIY Vehicle Area? A panel of Overland Expo judges will be curating a limited selection of vehicles.

Showcase →

THE WORLD IS OUT THERE GO SEE IT!

Join attendees from all over the world at this year’s Overland Expo East in Arrington, VA.

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