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...
Broward County, FL – Meeting industry leaders from all over the world will be converging on Fort Lauderdale to find out how to “Empower the Experience” at the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) 2015 EduCon. The conference will be held at Broward County Convention Center, June 14-17, 2015. This three day conference is creating an...
GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE, FLÓRIDA (Abril, 2015) O Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitor Bureau, em parceria com VISIT FLORIDA, fará a sua primeira participação no Fashion Week em São Paulo. O destino fará um evento exclusivo para operadores de turismo no ultimo dia do Fashion Week (17 de Abril). Os convidados do ‘'Hello Sunny'' serão...