From High Fashion Pop-Ups to Food and Style Fusion Events, Carib Style Week to Showcase Destination’s Rich Multicultural Offerings GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (May 16, 2016) – In celebration of June’s Caribbean Heritage Month, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau in conjunction with the Aifos Agency will proudly host the...
SIGNATURE PACKAGES INCLUDE ATTRACTIVE RATES AT SELECT LUXURY HOTELS AND DISCOUNTS ON WORLD-CLASS AMENITIES AND ATTRACTIONS WITH 2-FOR-1 CARD GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (May 2, 2016) – The sparkling shores of Greater Fort Lauderdale will be more tantalizing than ever this season with the return of the popular Vacation Like a VIP package. From May...

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 12:09 PM

VI SITORS NUMBERS: In 2015, Greater Fort Lauderdale welcomed 15.4 million visitors spending more than $14.2 billion in Broward's economy. There are 180,000 people employed in the tourism industry in Broward County. For every 85 visitors, one job in Broward is supported. DO YOU LIKE US? Become a fan facebook.com/VisitLauderdale or Follow us...

Friday, March 11, 2016 10:18 AM

New Hotels: The $147 million, 349-room Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort opened in September 2015 on the Hollywood Broadwalk, featuring eight restaurants/bars, three pools, full-service St. Somewhere Spa, double surf wave-rider and 30,000 sq. ft. of flexible function space. Water Taxi introduced new service connecting the Margaritaville...
GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU’S RICHARD GRAY, LGBTQ MANAGING DIRECTOR, HONORED WITH eTURBONEWS HONEST TRAVEL AWARD GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (February 11, 2016) – Richard Gray, Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau’s LGBTQ Managing Director, was recently honored with an Honest Travel Award from travel trade...

Thursday, February 4, 2016 9:38 AM

Update: February 5, 2016, 8pm The Greater Fort Lauderdale continues to closely monitor new developments with the Zika virus. The Florida Department of Health in Broward County has issued the flyer below reminding everyone to wear mosquito repellent. The DOH-Broward encourages sharing this important information with family, friends, and neighbors....
GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE'S FRONTLINE EMPLOYEES HONORED AT 27 th ANNUAL SUNSATIONAL SERVICE COURTESY AWARDS GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Dec. 10, 2015) – The sales coordinator with a compassionate heart, director of sales with an inspiring mantra, the taxi cab driver that saved a life, the group sales manager with a smile in his heart, the front...
GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE TO WELCOME FOOD NETWORK & COOKING CHANNEL SOUTH BEACH WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY FOOD & WINE’S NEW TASTE FORT LAUDERDALE CULINARY EVENT SERIES For the first time, the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE (SOBEWFF®) will expand north to host the inaugural Taste Fort...
The Influence of International Visitors, New Residents, and Affluent Travelers with an Average Income over $100,000 Drives Unprecedented Economic Growth Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County is in the midst of unprecedented economic development, with new research revealing an influx of affluent visitors as the driving force behind new travel and...