Our exclusive VMX entertainment, including concerts, receptions, guest speakers and special social gatherings offer fun for you and your peers, all included in your registration.
Saturday, February 3
General Session Featuring Michael J. Fox | 10:30 AM
You are invited to attend the Opening Session featuring Award-Winning Actor & Parkinson’s Disease Advocate, Michael J. Fox. Take an inspiring journey through the renowned actor, author and activist’s life experiences as he makes the case that real learning and growth actually happens when life goes skidding sideways. He’ll share how “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Future” with his characteristic wit and charm.
Open to All
Opening Ceremony Featuring Jeff Corwin | 7:00 PM
Animal Planet host and Leading Conservationist, Jeff Corwin will share his “Tales from the Field,” and introduce you to a few furry friends at VMX, during the Opening Ceremony.
Host of “Ocean Mysteries,” Renowned Conservationist and Environmental Journalist, Jeff Corwin shares his one-of-a-kind perspective on wildlife conservation, empowering audiences to join the movement to save our natural world for future generations.
Jeff is well-known for hosting Animal Planet’s “The Jeff Corwin Experience” and “Corwin’s Quest,” along with a variety of popular television series on networks like Disney Channel, Discovery Channel, Travel Channel and Food Network. His work on CNN’s critically-acclaimed “Planet in Peril” with Anderson Cooper solidified his place as one of the world’s leading environmental journalists.
Join us for electrifying VMX concert entertainment with Matchbox Twenty’s Rob Thomas.
One of modern music’s most compelling and commercially successful artists, Rob Thomas is best known for his Matchbox Twenty hits: “Push,” “3AM,” “Bent,” “Unwell” and “If You’re Gone,” his solo hit singles: “Lonely No More” and “Someday” and collaborative hit with Santana, “Smooth.” Aside from his award-winning music career, Thomas is also an avid animal lover, pet owner and supporter of animal charities.