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LIRR & Metro-North Discount Packages to 2 Shows at Javits

The LIRR and Metro-North are offering discount rail and admission packages with savings of up to 30% to The New York Times Travel Show (March 3-4) and the Original GLBT Expo (March 17-18) at the Jacob Javits Convention Center.

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These discount rail and show packages are easy to purchase and much more convenient for show goers than driving to the city and trying to park.

Times Travel Show (March 3-4) - The 9th annual New York Times Travel Show is the largest consumer and trade travel event of its kind in the nation featuring nearly 500 exhibitors representing over 150 countries. At the show, you will find the best travel packages and special offers from the industry's top tour operators and cruise lines. Travel seminars will be held each day, hosted by experts in the field including Arthur and Pauline Frommer, Samantha Brown, Julia Dimon, Patricia Schultz, Brian Kelly (The Points Guy), The New York Times editorial team and more. Plus, look for the Family Fun Pavilion where there will be activities and entertainment for everyone. For show details visit www.nytravelshow.com

Original GLBT Expo (March 17 & 18) -; Now in its 19th year, the GLBT Expo is the oldest and largest business, entertainment and lifestyle event for the Gay community in the world. Among the exhibitors will be the Rainbow Wedding Network and Passport Magazine's Travel Expo where you can discover exotic Gay-friendly destinations. There will be a contest to find New York's top Gay Chef as well as a Gay Professionals "Meet & Greet" Wine Tasting and Pairing event. For show details visit www.originalglbtexpo.com

To purchase these packages click on "Getaways" at full-service Ticket Vending Machines or ask for the Getaways packages at ticket windows (excluding Penn Station and Grand Central Terminal). For more details call 511 or visit: http://mta.info/lirr/getaways/NewYorkCity/for the LIRR and http://mta.info/mnr/html/getaways.htm for Metro-North.