Archive for the ‘United States SouthEast’ Category
Big Pine & the Lower Keys Hold 29th Annual Underwater Music Festival — July 13 A quirky concert broadcast underwater for divers, snorkelers and the occasional mermaid emphasizes reef preservation. The nationally-acclaimed submerged songfest is held at Looe Key Reef in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.
MARATHON, Florida Keys â€” For children age 8 and older, the popular Marine Science Camps held on the tiny island of Pigeon Key, one of the most unusual historic sites in the Florida Keys, make for an exciting summer of learning.Â Camp sessions are set for Monday through Friday, July 1-5, 8-12, 15-19 and Aug. 5-9, [...]
Naples, Florida (May 9, 2013) – Conservancy of Southwest Florida officially reopened the new 21-acre Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center during a two-day Grand Reopening Weekend Festival held April 20-21, 2013. The newly renovated Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center, located off of Goodlette-Frank Road just south of the Naples Zoo, is designed to [...]
New York, NY â€“May, 2013 â€“ The City of Clearwater is proud to announce the fourth annual Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week, running from May 12-18, 2013. This week-long culinary celebration offers foodies an opportunity to sample the best dishes of local restaurants at special, fixed prices. The vast array of different cuisines available in Clearwater [...]
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER â€“ NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex today began the two-day process of unwrapping the Atlantis orbiter from the protective shrink wrap that has encased the priceless artifact during construction of the $100 million Space Shuttle AtlantisSM attraction, set to open June 29.Â Atlantis has been enclosed in 16,000 [...]
The historic city of Savannah is gearing up to host the two biggest events in its spring calendar: the St Patrick’s Day Parade and the annual Savannah Music Festival. Both offer visitors in March an unforgettable experience and a warm welcome in one of the U.S.A.’s most beautiful cities.
The Myrtle Beach area, popularly known as the Grand Strand, stretches from Little River to Pawleys Island, comprising 12 distinct cities along the South Carolina coast. Home to world-class golf, 60 miles of sandy beaches, an assortment of entertainment and family attractions and Southern hospitality, the Myrtle Beach area presents the quintessential vacation experience.
SCOUT KEY, Florida Keys â€” Prime viewing of southern constellations, comets and stars is to draw hundreds of amateur and professional astronomers to the Lower Florida Keys Monday through Sunday, Feb. 4-10.Â The 29th annual Winter Star Party is to take place at Camp Wesumkee, a Girl Scout camp at mile marker 34.5 off U.S. Highway [...]
With each new year comes new resolutions and possibilities. This year why not resolve to navigate toward whatâ€™s important to you? Connect with nature. Explore history. Keep fit, even while traveling. Surf the wavesâ€”or learn to SUP (stand-up paddle). Run a marathon or compete in a triathlon. Relax on sandy island beaches or stroll along [...]
2013 – A Mega Year for Orlando With Unprecedented Theme Park Expansions, New Attractions and Accommodations Among 13 New Additions
ORLANDO, Fla. â€“ Itâ€™s a lucky year in Orlando, as 2013 offers Canadians more reasons to visit the popular travel destination as unprecedented expansions and technological advancements come to fruition. New theme park attractions, accommodations, dining and shopping, provide more reasons to put Orlando at the top of vacation lists in 2013. Visitors will come [...]