SEPTEMBER EVENTS CELEBRATING NATIONAL PASSPORT MONTH

  • 5 September 2007
  • USA

Power to the Peaceful Festival
Saturday, September 8, 2007
9 AM – 5 PM
Speedway Meadow in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco
FREE
Visit the Lonely Planet Chill Tent to talk travel with authors & staff, browse through travel books plus get free giveaway items.
http://www.powertothepeaceful.org/

Chicago World Music Festival Open House
Thursday, September 20, 2007
6:30 – 11 PM
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60602
FREE
Join us for “One World Under One Roof”, the festival’s closing night celebration with 8 live bands and more. Lonely Planet will be on-site taking free passport photos, alone with travel experts to answer your questions, and tons of fun giveaway items.
http://tinyurl.com/2phx2w

Teva Curbside Tour
Teva, in collaboration with Lonely Planet, the Waterkeeper Alliance, and musician Jay Nash, will host a series of voluntary river cleanups to celebrate the launch of the new Curbside Collection, and all cleanup volunteers get a free ticket to a concert that evening! It is our hope that we can help heal some of these waterways, give back to the communities we live in, and have some fun in the process.

FLAGSTAFF, AZ:
Cleanup – September 18
Concert – September 18

BERKELEY, CA:
Cleanup – September 22
Concert – September 22

EUGENE, OR:
Cleanup – September 22
Concert – September 22

SANTA CRUZ, CA:
Cleanup – September 24
Concert – September 24

ATHENS, GA:
Cleanup – October 6

Check http://www.teva.com/curbside/ for complete details

Follett Bookstore Events in DC
To support our 60 store National Passport Month promotion with Follett, we will be celebrating in-store in the nation’s capitol! Events will include FREE passport photos, distribution of passport application & renewal forms, advice from Lonely Planet travel experts, advice from a US State Department representative on the new passport requirements & steps on how to get your passport hassle-free, plus various giveaway items and raffle prizes.

Monday, September 24 
1-3 PM
American University Campus Store     
American University                
Butler Pavilion                    
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW

Tuesday, September 25
11 AM -1 PM
George Washington Bookstore      
George Washington University        
800 21st Street NW

Wednesday, September 26
11 AM – 1 PM
Georgetown University/Main       
Georgetown University              
Leavey Center                      
3800 Reservoir Road NW

Celebrate the Open Road!
Thursday, September 27th
Lonely Planet and Roadtrip Nation inspire college students to find their own road in life. To celebrate the launch of the latest series of road trips, join us for a film screening at the New York University campus and a party at a nearby venue right afterwards. Details coming soon!

And, don’t miss the ‘Passport to Your World’ LPTV Online Video Competition on www.lonelyplanet.tv.