As sporting events and music festivals begin to multiply, travelers are starting to think outside the box when it comes to accommodation. Staying in a motorhome means you’ll never have to leave the action. Forget about driving, parking or trying to carpool at the same time as everyone else. You also have your own bathroom, so you don’t have to queue for public toilets or port-a-potters! Plus, having a kitchen means you can cook your own meals instead of dropping $ 20 on mediocre chicken nuggets.
RVshare, the world’s largest peer-to-peer RV rental market, recently released its Travel Trends 2022 report in which more than half of those surveyed said they were “very, even 100% likely to choose a motorhome over other accommodations when attending. music, food, or other multi-day festival including a sporting event or game. ”Eighty percent said they were at least“ fairly ”likely to stay in a motorhome when ‘they attended these kinds of events.
Don’t know anything about VR? With RVshare’s drop-off option, you don’t even have to worry about bringing the motorhome to the event. Whether you are watching the big game or camping out at a music festival, RVshare will deliver your motorhome to its destination for you, so all you have to do is relax and have fun! Here are the top five events to bring a motorhome to in 2022.
1. Georgian National Fair
Half an hour south of Macon, Georgia, the Georgia National Fairgrounds hosts the Georgia National Fair each year. This year, the fair takes place October 6-16, 2022. In addition to the rides, the Georgia National Fair features all your favorite foods, arts and crafts, tons of free entertainment (including free concerts) and more! Make it a weekend and book a motorhome pitch. Throughout the year, the fairground also hosts concerts, horse shows, dog shows, cattle shows, and rodeos, including the Georgia National Rodeo.
2. DAYTONA 500
Daytona Beach, Florida
Dedicated racing fans from around the world descend on Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach for NASCAR’s opening event, the DAYTONA 500. The 64th Annual DAYTONA 500 will take place on Sunday, February 20, 2022. There will be no way to experience the Race World Center like camping out in the 180-acre infield surrounded by the famous 31-degree bank turns. While you’re in town, you can explore Daytona Beach, one of our favorite Florida beaches.
3. The Burning Man
Black Rock Desert, Nevada
Black Rock City attracts a large crowd of RVers as camping is the only accommodation option in Burning Man. Don’t call it a festival – the “annual temporary community experience” takes place in Black Rock Desert, 120 miles north of Reno, Nevada, the week before and including Labor Day weekend. . This year’s theme is “Waking Dreams”. To live your own daydream, visit the otherworldly Fly Ranch Geyser at Fly Ranch while you’re nearby.
4. Three-day event in Kentucky
Kentucky Horse Park (KHP) in Lexington, Kentucky is an equine theme park that is more than just a place to see a horse show. Horse enthusiasts can immerse themselves in the culture and history of horses in the museums of KHP. In addition to the history of the horse, the International Horse Museum (IMH), a subsidiary of the Smithsonian, features a collection of equine art by artists from around the world.
Renowned for hosting the ultimate demonstration of horseback riding, the Kentucky Horse Park is home to many types of horse riding competitions, but the Kentucky three-day event is one of the most popular. Visitors can stay on-site at KHP Campground. It has tennis, basketball and volleyball courts, a junior Olympic swimming pool and activities for guests. Walk or bike from the campground to downtown Lexington on Legacy Trail, a 12 mile long paved trail (8.5 miles is currently completed).
5. Tailgating at Penn State University
State College, Pennsylvania
Penn State University’s signature tailgating is an important part of the game day pageantry at Happy Valley. Alumni, college students and townspeople come together to cheer on the Nittany Lions at Beaver Stadium on weekends throughout the season. With a capacity of over 106,000 seats, it is the second largest stadium in the country and the fourth in the world!
Fans of both teams fill up the tents surrounding the stadium for the match before the match. Every pre-game base is covered, from the cornhole and drinking games to food and camaraderie. No matter what color shirt fans wear, everyone comes together to have fun.
According to RVshare’s 2022 Travel Trend report, 67% of respondents are at least somewhat likely to consider renting a motorhome over other types of accommodation when planning a tailgating event at a stadium athletic, including nearly one in 5 (18%) who say they’re 100 percent likely to do so. Flaunt yourself with a motorhome with an outdoor kitchen and TV, and you’ll be the life of the party!
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