Family Travel with Colleen Kelly breaks new ground as the first ever television show dedicated to traveling with families of all ages. Host and Family Travel Guide, Colleen Kelly explores must-see locations and attractions throughout the U.S. and abroad, sharing expert travel tips and insights to create easier family vacations filled with once-in-a-lifetime memories: Why just go to an aquarium when your family can actually get in the water with the whales? How about getting the whole family in the chef's kitchen to make their own pizzas? Each episode of this new 13-part series will feature a new and exciting family destination. From big cities like Chicago and Los Angeles, to cities like New Orleans and Baltimore, to American frontier classics like San Antonio and Cheyenne to family-friendly international destinations like Ireland and Montreal. In each 30-minute episode, Colleen offers a personalized, "exclusive" behind-the-scenes tour covering local culture & history, kid-friendly attractions & activities and family-friendly places to stay - along with regional and local cuisine for parents! As a family travel expert and modern-day parent, Colleen isn't afraid to kick back, get a little messy and have fun! Colleen's TV credits include Emmy-Nominated Executive Producer, Co-Creator and Correspondent for NBC Chicago's successful 24/7 Secrets of the City series and featured travel expert for a top Chicago morning TV show. Colleen is also a National Speaker for Travel & Adventure Show, the largest travel convention in the U.S., a Family Travel Ambassador and Featured Speaker for State of Illinois Office of Tourism, and a freelance travel journalist for the Chicago Tribune. Family Travel with Colleen Kelly covers all the bases, showing parents and kids how to have easier, one-of-a-kind, memory-filled vacations for families of all ages. This exciting new show is energetic, interesting, engaging and best of all, fun to watch!

Upcoming Airdates

Discovering Chickasaw Country, Oklahoma - Girls Getaway

Colleen is joined by her sister and their girlfriends in Chickasaw Country, Oklahoma in this special girls' getaway episode of Family Travel. Moms need a break too, and Chickasaw Country offers endless unique experiences for the ladies to enjoy. While they do take some time to enjoy a girls' night out, the women also get adventurous. They go ziplining, drive ATVs, learn about the history of the Chickasaw women, and marvel at the natural beauty of Chickasaw Country. Join Colleen in this unique episode that embraces female empowerment.

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Tucson, Arizona - Life on the Ranch

Join Colleen, her daughter, and some family friends as they head to sunny Tucson, Arizona. Here, they stay on a genuine dude ranch, where they get to live like cowgirls, go horseback riding, tend to the animals, and experience an authentic cookout. While in Tucson, they learn about the wildlife of the desert at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, check out the Pima Air and Space Museum, and visit the El Charro Cafe of Tucson - the longest family-run Mexican restaurant in the U.S. and inventor of the original chimichanga.

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Mendocino County, California - Skunk Trains, Goats and Drive-thru Trees

All aboard! Hop on as Colleen, her daughter, and niece head to beautiful Mendocino County, California, where they ride the historic skunk train through the stunning Redwood Forests and even drive through an actual tree. During their stay, Colleen and her family also learn the importance of environmental protection at the Solar Living Center, take an adventurous canoe ride on the Big River, and even meet some friendly and adorable goats at the Pennyroyal Farm.

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Grand Canyon, Arizona - Beauty in the Canyons

There's hardly a sight more majestic than the Grand Canyon. Colleen and her family head to this incredible natural wonder, where they explore the canyon, marvel at the amazing views, and take in all the breathtaking sights and sounds the Grand Canyon has to offer. While in northern Arizona, they also pay a visit to Bearizona to learn about the wildlife and meet some friendly otters, and take a real Wild West train ride on the Grand Canyon Railway.

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Orange County, California - Buena Park

Colleen, her daughter and niece head west to sunny Orange County for a road trip in Southern California. Here in Buena Park, they explore Knott's Berry Farm and their water park Soak City. After all that adventure, it's time to check out Porto's, one of the most popular bakeries in the area. The girls also make (and take a shot at eating) the biggest ice cream sundae at Farrell's Ice Cream Parlour, literally bounce off the walls at Big Air Trampoline Park, and get "captured" by some friendly pirates at Pirate's Dinner Adventure. If you thought you knew Orange County, think again.

  • 2018-12-15T22:30:00-08:00
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