TravCon Week

This page is a central point for travelers & sponsors/exhibitors to list events on TravCon week that they are organizing. If you would like your event listed, please include the following information (if available) and email to: TravCon Events. TravCon is not responsible for unofficial events listed here, they're listed as a courtesy & updated as details are sent to us.

Please contact the organizer of the event for questions.

  • Name of Event & who is organizing it
  • Location, Time & Duration
  • Description of event (ie dancing, golfing, meet & greet, networking, spa)
  • Hosted bar, food etc or self service
  • Who can attend and if an RSVP is required/requested
  • Link, website, email contact

Wednesday, Sept 5th

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Thursday, Sept 6th

DIY Wine Tasting - 2nd Annual

7pm-10pm
Event hosted by traveler Katy Blythe (Gypsy Soul) & TotalMed.
Location - Jockey Club (on the strip)

For all the early bird arrivals in Vegas!! BRING YOUR FAVORITE BOTTLE OF WINE and come hang out with other nurses. GYPSY SOUL is Hosting this event and TOTALMED is sponsoring the room rental and wine glasses. This will be a night to learn about wine and taste different kinds, all for the price of bringing your own bottle. FEEL FREE TO BRING CHEESE OR SNACKS. This event will be held at the Jockey Club on the strip. Walking distance from Ballys. We did this last year and had a great turn out and got to try lots of different wines.  For more information go to the FB event here.

 

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Friday, Sept 7th

Gilleys Night - 5th Annual

Gilley's Las Vegas
3300 S Las Vegas Blvd
8pm - ??
Hosted by traveler Katy Blythe from Gypsy Soul Travel Nurses
The Gypsy Soul Travel Nurses

All travelers are welcome to join us at Gilley's for some dancing and lots of fun! Country Bar with a dance floor, bar and lounge area.
No-host bar for this event.

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Saturday, Sept 8th

Traveler Golf Excursion

Golf Course TBD, Las Vegas
9am - 4pm
Organized by Kay Slane (Highway Hypodermics) & Tricia (Traveler & Volunteer Co-ordinator)

Make friends on the links on this annual Golf Trip to a local Las Vegas course. Network your way through 18 holes of laidback links with fellow travelers. Everyone's welcome to join. Transportation will be arranged (usually through private cars) from the hotel to the course where you can rent clubs if needed. Typically play best ball format so you don't need to be a scratch golfer! Just out for fun.

Traveler Hike

Destination: Mary Jane Falls Trail 2.5 miles
Leaving from Bally’s at 9am - 3pm
Transportation Provided - Space Limited
Led By: Julia Kuhn from www.thetravelingtraveler.com
Cost: Donation welcomed for the van rental

Mary Jane Falls Trail in the beautiful Mt. Charleston Wilderness is a 2.5 mile return moderate intensity trail with a 984 ft elevation. Located about a 1 hour drive from the hotel, it feels like you are stepping out of Vegas. After the hike, we will stop for lunch and drinks, so be prepared for a full day of activity and not returning before 3pm. This hike is moderate intensity and requires prior hiking experience or cardio endurance. Space is limited, please RSVP to Julia to reserve your spot.

OB Nurses Meet & Greet

Time & Location TBD

Sunday, Sept 9th

S.W.A.G. Meet and Greet

Indigo Lounge
Bally's Hotel, Las Vegas
3pm - ??

S: Scrub Squad 1978
W: Wanderlust
A: Adventures in RV Travel Nursing
G: Gypsy Soul Travel Nurses

Hosted by the groups listed above. All travelers are welcome to drop by and meet up. No host bar.

Newbie BootCamp Reception

Official TravCon Event (Included with Newbie BootCamp ticket)
Skyview Rooms in Bally's Hotel
7pm - 9:30pm

 

Open to all Newbie BootCamp attendees and Platinum Sponsors. Conference badge required for entry. Unwind and enjoy cocktails and appetizers in a intimate, relaxing top floor venue. Hosted bar with a view of the strip makes for a fun evening of networking with other travelers and exclusive sponsors.

Topgolf

Topgolf
6:00-8pm
RSVP Here:

Attention Las Vegas Travelers! Premier Medical Staffing Services is headed to Las Vegas and we want to party with you! Take a break from the Travelers Conference, and join Premier Medical Staffing Topgolf for networking, food, and fun. Activity admission on us! Travel Nurses, Travel Therapists, and other Healthcare Travelers are invited to join us. Spots are limited so RSVP today!

Join other travelers and Premier for 2 hours of unlimited Topgolf play. Access to play, hors d’oeuvres, and beverages provided. A fun atmosphere for networking and competitive play for all golf levels.

Monday, Sept 10th

High Roller Fun

High Roller at the Linq


8:30 p.m.
Premier Medical Staffing Services
RSVP Here:

Attention Las Vegas Travelers! Premier Medical Staffing Services is headed to Las Vegas and we want to party with you! Take a break from the Travelers Conference, and join Premier Medical Staffing on the High Roller for networking, food, and fun. Activity admission on us! Travel Nurses, Travel Therapists, and other Healthcare Travelers are invited to join us. Spots are limited so RSVP today!

Check out a fantastic, panoramic view of Las Vegas at night on the High Roller with other travelers and Premier. This is the world’s largest observation wheel. The pod is air conditioned and roomy. It’s a smooth, 30-minute ride. Your RSVP includes one ride ticket and one drink ticket provided.

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Tuesday, Sept 11th

TravCon AfterParty

Official TravCon Event (Included with conference ticket)
Drai's NightClub, Las Vegas
8pm-11pm

Open to all TravCon Attendees and AfterParty Sponsors. Conference badge required for entry. Come join the most amazing, incredible event at the conclusion of the conference. The AfterParty is co-sponsored by a few generous sponsors that want to help say "Thank You" to all the amazing travelers out there. Hosted bar and Photo Booth.

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Wednesday, Sept 12th

Post TravCon Brunch

Official TravCon Event (Included with conference ticket)
10am - 12:30pm
Skyview Rooms, Bally's Hotel

Event open to all TravCon attendees and Brunch Sponsors. This is a relaxed, rolling brunch where attendees can drop by for one last free meal and a final chance to catch up with other travelers. Make the most of your TravCon experience and join us at the Brunch - all included in your TravCon ticket!

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