Domestic Releases

Beyond the Zoo: Florida’s Distinctive Animal Encounter Experiences

Posted by on Jun 19, 2018 in Domestic Releases | 0 comments

The Sunshine State Invites Travelers to Interact Up-Close with Animals This Summer TALLAHASSEE, FL (June 19, 2018) – Florida offers animal lovers exclusive experiences to engage with wildlife. Taking many forms, these animal experiences are not limited to a single attraction, or age group, and range from mild to wild. Inviting all types to discover new thrills this summer, like visiting the Everglades’ alligator haven in Greater Fort Lauderdale, or freely swimming with the manatees in Crystal River, Citrus County, Florida is like no other place on Earth. Manatee Capital of the World The only...

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Uncovering Florida’s Hidden Adventures in Summer 2018

Posted by on May 21, 2018 in Domestic Releases | Comments Off on Uncovering Florida’s Hidden Adventures in Summer 2018

New Opportunities to Discover and Explore Diverse Excursions across Florida TALLAHASSEE, Fla – Adventures takes many forms in Florida and are not limited to a single attraction or age. Leisure travelers and adrenaline lovers alike can reach new heights and discover news thrills at lesser-known locales across the state. From the Panhandle down to the Keys, from the Gulf Coast to Daytona Beach, there are plenty of discoveries for every kind of adventure seeker to experience throughout the year. Need for Speed Newly opened in spring 2018, The Great LEGO Race at Legoland Florida is a thrilling...

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Families Just Want to Have Fun in the Sunshine State for Summer 2018

Posted by on May 4, 2018 in Domestic Releases | Comments Off on Families Just Want to Have Fun in the Sunshine State for Summer 2018

Engaging Experiences Abound in Florida for Families Seeking Sun, Fun and Adventure  TALLAHASSEE, Fla (April 25, 2018) – As school winds down and the weather heats up heading into summer 2018, Florida invites families to soak up the sun by land, sea and air to create lasting memories through new Sunshine State experiences. From diving in coral reefs in Key Largo, to soaring through ziplining courses in St. Cloud, to escaping to untouched beaches in Navarre and spotting nesting sea turtles by moonlight, Florida has the perfect summer adventure for every family. Walking with Wildlife...

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Florida’s Siesta Beach Named “America’s Best Beach” in 2017

Posted by on May 25, 2017 in Domestic Releases | Comments Off on Florida’s Siesta Beach Named “America’s Best Beach” in 2017

Florida Dominates Dr. Beach’s 27th Annual Top 10 Beach List for Second Year in a Row  Link to Media Kit TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Three of Florida’s beaches stand out as America’s best for a second year in a row, reminding families and summer vacation seekers why Florida is the place for the best family beach vacations in 2017. This year, Siesta Beach in Sarasota County on Florida’s Gulf Coast was named the #1 Beach in America by Dr. Stephen P. Leatherman. Better known as Dr. Beach, Dr. Leatherman is renowned as America’s foremost beach expert and professor at Florida Atlantic University....

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VISIT FLORIDA Opens Registration for Florida Encounter 2017 and Celebrates Global Meetings Industry Day

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Domestic Releases | Comments Off on VISIT FLORIDA Opens Registration for Florida Encounter 2017 and Celebrates Global Meetings Industry Day

VISIT FLORIDA previously announced that registration for Florida Encounter 2017 is officially open in advance of Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) on April 6. During the second annual GMID, the industry promoted the impact that business meetings, conferences, conventions, incentive travel, trade shows and exhibitions have on statewide businesses, communities and the economy. “VISIT FLORIDA appreciates the opportunity to support GMID,” says Lily Etemadi, VISIT FLORIDA Meetings & Travel Trade Manager. “It’s vitally and mutually important to our tourism industry in Florida and our meeting...

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FYI: 50 More Days of Winter

Posted by on Jan 27, 2017 in Domestic Releases | Comments Off on FYI: 50 More Days of Winter

~ Here’s 50 ways to get relief ~ TALLHASSEE, Fla. – As of Monday, January 30,  there are 50 days left of winter. Spring will officially arrive on Monday, March 20 at 6:28 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. That means plenty of time for another Nor’easter or a few more snowstorms. It also means 50 more days and nights with limited sunshine, when much of the country gets its light from the buzz of fluorescent office lighting or the glow from TV and smartphone screens while millions of winter shut-ins partake in movie binge-streaming. Florida has a better way to push through the next eight...

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