As is noted in our FREE 2017 Trend Report, experiences are a hot commodity among millennials and younger people -- but the 2016 life trends show that people of all ages and demographics are increasingly interested in spending on experiences rather than products. Even the products within the 2016 life trends seem to be geared toward engendering activity rather than stasus.
Some experiences are entirely devoted to the moment, leaving attendees with the feelings and memories alone. People might walk away from 'Pizza Camp,' a sleepover camp for adults devoted to teaching the art of pizza-making, with new knowledge, but they get little more than that.
Other experiences, while certainly emphasizing their self-evident enjoyment, also offer souvenirs. Orlando's 'East End Market' is a charming artisan market where consumers can get quality groceries for the week.
Top 100 Life Trends of 2016
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Modern Mini Camping Trailers
Comfortable Glamping Yurts
Disguised Shoebox Strongboxes
Hipster Rooftop Editorials
Multi-Functional Solo Tents
From Santa Claus Conventions to Pizza-Themed Sleepaway Camps
Jan 28, 2017By: Joey Haar -