Outside Experience Show

Event Category

Fitness & Wellness

Event Overview

Outside is proud to introduce Outside Experience, presented by Go RVingalong the shores of Lake Michigan July 13-14, 2019 at McCormick Place.

Check out the latest gear and adventure vehicles, paddle on Lake Michigan, demo mountain bikes on the indoor dirt trail, get inspired with new adventure films, and more. Outside Experience offers activities for all ages and abilities to get outside, be more active, and to LIVE BRAVELY


Ticket Details:

  • Single Day Adult $20.00

  • 2 Day Adult $32.00

  • Single Day Child (6-12) $10.00

  • 2 Day Child (6-12) $15.00

  • Child Under 6 FREE

  • VIP Adult $125.00

  • Ticket prices will increase online and at the door July 12 at 11:59 PM CT

Giveaway Details

Win gear for your next adventure from our sponsors and exhibitors with our weekly Outfit Your Adventure giveaway! To be automatically entered to win, simply purchase your Outside Experience tickets. The earlier you get tickets, the more chances you have to win.

The prize of the week will be revealed every Wednesday so follow us on social to see what you might win each Friday! 

No purchase necessary. US Only, 18+ years. Ends at 3:00 PM ET on July 5, 2019. Full rules: bit.ly/2SR7ABr.

Show Dates and Hours

Saturday, July 13th: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday, July 14th: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

Are there age restrictions?

Outside Experience is an event for all ages. Age requirements may be in effect for certain onsite activities.

Who needs a ticket and wristband?

Attendees of all ages need a ticket and wristband to attend Outside Experience. Children under 6 attend for free and children 6-12 need a children’s ticket. For those 13 and over, the purchase of an adult ticket is required. Please be prepared to show proof of age onsite. All minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Age requirements may be in effect for certain onsite activities.

Wristband Mailing Deadline

If you are purchasing your ticket(s) on or before 11:59 PM CT on May 30th, your wristband (your ticket to the show) will be mailed via USPS to the address you enter. International orders will only have the option to pick up wristbands at Will Call. After May 30th, we will not be able to make edits to your mailing address. Please note that wristbands will not begin to mail until the end of June.  If you purchase your wristband after the ticket mailing deadline, you will have to wait in line at Will Call to pick up your wristbands. If you are purchasing after 11:59 PM CT on May 30th please bring your printed confirmation to McCormick Place to pick up your wristband.

Other Important Info

Prices above do not include state and local taxes. Taxes will be added to your ticket purchase during checkout. Ticket prices will increase online and at the door July 12 at 11:59 PM CT. Please click here for full terms and conditions including our anti-harassment policy.

Cancellation Policy


Outside, America’s preeminent active lifestyle brand, is excited to announce Outside Experience, presented by Go RVing, an unprecedented two-day event for outdoor and adventure enthusiasts of all skill levels and ages. From interactive gear demos to craft beverage tastings, live music performances and more, Outside Experience is the perfect adventure festival to enjoy this summer!