Industry Press Releases

11TH ANNUAL BOATING & BEACH BASH FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES TO DRIVE TOURISM DOLLARS FOR SPRING BREAK

Posted by on Feb 1, 2019 in Industry Press Releases | Comments Off on 11TH ANNUAL BOATING & BEACH BASH FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES TO DRIVE TOURISM DOLLARS FOR SPRING BREAK

Nation’s largest, FREE, one-day event for people with disabilities both seen and unseen returns to Boca Raton on March 10; 5,000 + guests anticipated BOCA RATON, Fla. – January 20, 2019 – The 11th Annual Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities – the nation’s largest, free, one-day event for people with disabilities, both seen and unseen – is fast becoming one of South Florida’s biggest tourism drivers for Spring Break. According to event organizers, close to 6,000 guests streamed into Spanish River Park in Boca Raton last year for an event unlike any other in the nation....

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Salata Salad Kitchen to Open First Florida Location in Lake Mary

Posted by on Jan 31, 2019 in Industry Press Releases | Comments Off on Salata Salad Kitchen to Open First Florida Location in Lake Mary

Healthy fast-casual chain offers fully customizable salads, wraps and more LAKE MARY, Fla. (January 25, 2019) — Lake Mary will soon have a new healthy dining destination. Houston-based Salata will officially open its first location in Florida on February 7 in Lake Mary.    Located at Lake Mary’s Colonial Town Park Center at 1120 Townpark Avenue, the new Salata will offer guests fully customizable, tossed-to-order salads and wraps, soups, organic teas and lemonades. All fresh fruits, vegetables and lean proteins will be chopped daily in-house. With five salad bases, more than 50...

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The Breakers’ historic Ocean Course re-opens as a modern ode to heritage; its makeover by famed golf course architect Rees Jones

Posted by on Jan 30, 2019 in Industry Press Releases | Comments Off on The Breakers’ historic Ocean Course re-opens as a modern ode to heritage; its makeover by famed golf course architect Rees Jones

The full-scale renovation of the historic Ocean Course at The Breakers Palm Beach, which just re-opened late December 2018, was driven by the ongoing balance of preservation and modernization. Renowned golf course architect Rees Jones enhanced the overall experience of Florida’s oldest golf course to an exciting new level, by improving the course’s playability while maintaining its character.  Jones also re-designed the resort’s sister championship course, The Breakers Rees Jones® Course, in 2006.  Originally laid out by Alexander H. Findlay in 1897 and then redesigned in 2000 by Brian...

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AQUATICA® ORLANDO BECOMES THE FIRST WATER PARK IN THE WORLD TO BE A CERTIFIED AUTISM CENTER

Posted by on Jan 30, 2019 in Industry Press Releases | Comments Off on AQUATICA® ORLANDO BECOMES THE FIRST WATER PARK IN THE WORLD TO BE A CERTIFIED AUTISM CENTER

Hi-res images can be accessed here ORLANDO, Fla. (January 8, 2019) – Today, Aquatica Orlando in conjunction with the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES), announced the completion of a staff-wide autism sensitivity and awareness training as well as an onsite review of the park property and guest experience.  The completion designates Aquatica Orlando as a Certified Autism Center (CAC) as distinguished by IBCCES — the first water park in the world to receive such a distinction. This...

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Emerald Coast Science Center Invites Community to Celebrate 30 Year Anniversary

Posted by on Jan 18, 2019 in Industry Press Releases | Comments Off on Emerald Coast Science Center Invites Community to Celebrate 30 Year Anniversary

The new year marks a milestone for local non-profit organization, the Emerald Coast Science Center, ECSC. To commemorate this monumental occasion the ECSC will host a fundraiser to celebrate inspiring and growing a scientifically engaged community for the last thirty years. “We are thrilled to be celebrating 30 years on the Emerald Coast,” said Diane Fraser, Executive Director of the ECSC. “We are hoping this event brings together those that supported our mission in the beginning as well as those that are just learning about us. This celebration gives us an opportunity to showcase what we...

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DISCOVER SARASOTA TOURS LAUNCHES NEW PUBLIC ART TOUR

Posted by on Jan 15, 2019 in Industry Press Releases | Comments Off on DISCOVER SARASOTA TOURS LAUNCHES NEW PUBLIC ART TOUR

SARASOTA  :::  Sculpture has long been an integral part of Sarasota’s cultural legacy. Guests on the new Discover Sarasota Tours Public Art Tour will visit some of the city’s 57+ public art sculptures, monuments, and murals during this 90-minute air-conditioned tour. Between the authorized replica of Michelangelo’s statue of David which graces the courtyard of the Ringling Museum, John Henry’s Complexus (in front of One Sarasota Tower) and Seward Johnson’s Bayfront sculpture Unconditional Surrender, you will get a better sense of the artists, the stories and the...

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