You have the power to make average days phenomenal…regular people heroes…boring parties celebrations and tough situations a little easier.
You are the magic behind every DQ smile – that wonderful magical moment that happens whenever someone says the words, “Dairy Queen®.”
That’s why, we want you to be part of the 2018 DQ Expo and invite you to “Experience the Magic” and the amazing power of our fans at the most magical place on earth, Disneyland® in Anaheim, California!
Watch for more information on the all new 2018 DQ Expo app that will be available to registrants in December! Everything you need to know about the DQ Expo will be at your fingertips! Plan your fun, navigate the exhibit floor and organize your information, all in one place!
All events are included in our Registration. Breakout sessions must be registered for prior to the event as seats are limited. You can register for breakout sessions and other events by logging onto our registration site.
Three Disneyland® Resort Hotels are ready to be your magic castle away from home during the 2018 DQ Expo. We invite you to enjoy the special 2018 DQ Expo rates at one of these three Disneyland® favorites. Special rates are available three days before and three days after the DQ Expo, depending on hotel availability. All hotels are close to everything Disneyland® offers!
Stay in the Adventure, Fantasy or Frontier tower, each an homage in sight and sound to the park’s original lands. Located just steps from the Downtown Disney District, the hotel is a short stroll to both Disneyland® Park and Disney California Adventure® Park.
Premium accommodations and impeccable Disney service are combined with craftsman-style elegance at this stunning hotel that has its own entrance to Disney’s California Adventure® Park.
No magic carpet? No problem! Airfare and airport transfer discounts are available to attendees of the DQ Expo through these airlines.
Phone: 1-800-736-8222; Discount Code XZ19G60.
Online: www.Enterprise.com; Enter discount code XZ19G60 in DQ Personal/Franchise Use Box.
Phone:1-888-273-5262 and provide Discount Code XZ19G60.
Online: www.Nationalcar.com; Enter discount code XZ19G60 in the DQ Contract ID box.
Parking is available at Disneyland® Resorts. Reference Dairy Queen® to receive the self-parking rate of $17/night and valet parking rate of $25/night.
For more than a century the Tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl football game has been an American tradition! A luxury motor coach will transport you from Disneyland® Resorts to Pasadena, Calif. to view the world-famous parade from reserved seats. On your way, you’ll be treated to a delicious boxed breakfast. Following the parade there’ll be time to visit and shop in Old Pasadena before you’re brought back to your resort.
Cost: $245.00 per person
Date: Monday, January 1, 2018- 5:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Paddle the flat and natural estuary of Newport Back Bay, the largest remaining natural estuary in Southern California.
Newport Back Bay is an important winter home for birds migrating from Canada and Alaska, up to 30,000 birds can be seen here daily during the winter months. Join our naturalists for a guided trip through the mudflats and marshlands of this beautiful and unique ecosystem.
Cost: $200 per person
Dates: Wednesday, January 3, 2018- 9:45 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Thursday, January 4, 2018- 9:45 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Enjoy viewing the celebrity homes, luxurious yachts and coastal wildlife of Newport Bay in an electric, 10- person Duffy Boat. A gourmet lunch will also be provided.
Cost: $105.00 per person
Dates: Wednesday, January 3, 2018- 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sunday, January 7, 2018- 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Taste your way through the downtown “village” of Laguna. This guided walking tour is a food-tasting experience through delicious and unique eateries. The tour includes both new restaurants and long-time favorites!
Cost: $130.00 per person
Date: Wednesday, January 3, 2018- 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Mission San Juan Capistrano, the jewel of the California missions, is a historic landmark and the birthplace of Orange County. It was founded more than 200 years ago and now welcomes over 300,000 visitors each year who come to view its one-of-a-kind artifacts, treasures and paintings.
El Adobe de Capistrano is a California State Historical Landmark. This beloved restaurant is famous for authentic Mexican specialties.
Cost: $105.00 per person
Dates: Thursday, January 4, 2018- 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sunday, January 7, 2018- 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Explore the secrets of Hollywood! Visit memorable movie locations, legendary movie palaces, the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the Chinese Theater. Also, see the famous Hollywood sign and visit favorite hidden hideaways of some of Hollywood’s best known celebrities. This tour includes motor coach transportation and narration and some walking. After the tour enjoy lunch at the Hardrock Café.
Dates: Wednesday, January 3, 2018, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.–
Thursday, January 4, 2018- 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Surf City U.S.A. is ready for you! Not a surfer? Not a problem. With miles of uninterrupted coastline, a variety of beautiful beaches, access to numerous well-groomed bike trails, tons of shopping and a wide array of excellent dining choices, Huntington Beach truly does have something for everyone.
Package Pricing – Children are age 12 and under.
Single Occupancy 1 adult = $1,329 Double Occupancy 2 adults = $1,586 Triple Occupancy 3 adults = $1,931 Quad Occupancy 4 adults = $2,278
1 adult/1 child = $1,528
2 adults/1 child = $1,784
1 adult/2 children = $1,728
3 adults/1 child = $2,130
2 adults/2 children = $1,985
1 adult/3 children = $1,927
Single Occupancy 1 adult = $1,329
Double Occupancy 2 adults = $1,586
Triple Occupancy 3 adults = $1,931
Quad Occupancy 4 adults = $2,278
Admission to: all general and breakout sessions, the exhibit hall, all DQ events including breakfasts, CMN Hospitals silent and live auction events, the final night dinner and the legendary music of Chicago.
Complimentary transportation between the 2018 DQ Expo designated Disney® Hotels and the Anaheim Convention Center
Plus a $125 Disney® Gift Card for all registered adults.
Registration Cancellation Fees
Email questions to DQExpo@executivevents.com or call 888-263- 9339.