MIAMI ATTRACTIONS MONTH CELEBRATES LUCKY SEVEN

Sep 28, 2015

Contact: Media Relations at 305/539-3084, 800/955-3646 (U.S./Canada) or Imani Rodman, Current PR at 212/445-8338.

MIAMI, FL – (October 1, 2015) – It’s one of the most family-friendly Miami Temptations Months! Today, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) launches its seventh annual Miami Attractions Month (October 1 – October 31) bringing locals and visitors amazing deals at the destination’s leading attractions.  A dedicated website – www.MiamiAttractionsMonth.com – provides information about Buy One, Get One admissions and special offers.   

This year, CitiBank has joined as a program sponsor, allowing consumers using their Citi® card to save an additional 10 percent on food and beverage purchases, as well as gift shop souvenirs at participating locations. 

Game On!
To kick-off Miami Attractions Month, GameTime is hosting a Miami Attractions Month event on Saturday, October 3 from 1-4 p.m.  Located in the Shops at Sunset Place, guests can RSVP at MiamiAttractions@GMCVB.com to receive special giveaways, free appetizers, a complimentary beverage and an hour of free, timed games. 

Let’s Chat!
On October 6, the GMCVB will host a #MiamiAttractions Twitter Chat on @MiamiandBeaches from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. EST, offering tips on planning visits to local attractions, things to do, special deals and more. Using the hashtag #MiamiAttractions, those looking to experience all that the destination has to offer are encouraged to join the conversation by following @MiamiandBeaches. All participants will also have the chance to win exclusive prizes. Additionally, during the month of October, connect with us on Visit Miami’s Facebook page (@VisitMiami) and stay tuned for the #MiamiAttractions Month post for a chance to enter our ticket giveaway by simply sharing our post! Winner be selected on October 16 at 1 pm EST and will receive four tickets to one of Miami’s top attractions.

Participating attractions include:

  1. The Barnacle Historic State Park
  2. Big Bus Tours Miami
  3. Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum
  4. Coral Castle Museum
  5. Coral Gables Museum
  6. Deering Estate 
  7. GameTime
  8. The Great Escape Room
  9. HistoryMiami Museum
  10. Island Queen Cruises
  11. Jungle Island
  12. Miami Children’s Museum
  13. Miami Seaquarium
  14. Monkey Jungle
  15. Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)
  16. Pinecrest Gardens
  17. Schnebly Redland’s Winery & Brewery
  18. Sea Trek Reef Encounter at Miami Seaquarium
  19. Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
  20. Wings Over Miami Air Museum 
  21. Zoo Miami

Visitors are encouraged to check out attraction-themed hotel packages offering discounts on accommodations, breakfasts and access to venues for the whole family. Visit www.MiamiAttractionsMonth.com for full details.

“Miami Attractions Month enables visitors and residents to get out and do more for less in Greater Miami and the Beaches’ popular attractions,” said GMCVB President & CEO William D. Talbert, III, CDME.  “As the destination continues to evolve and grow, we have welcomed many new cultural and heritage offerings that provide authentic Miami experiences for visitors and residents to enjoy.”

Miami Attractions Month is part of the GMCVB’s increasingly popular Miami Temptations Program, which takes a thematic focus on the best that Miami has to offer throughout the year at attractive prices. Other programs include Miami Cruise Month (January), Miami Romance Month (February), Shop Miami Month (March), Miami Sports Month (April), Miami Museum Month (May), Miami Film Month (June), Miami Spa Month (July-August), Miami Spice Restaurant Month (August-September), Miami Live Month (November) and Miami Heritage Month (December).  For more information on the Miami Temptations programs please visit www.MiamiTemptations.com

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Editor Note: Visuals and interviews with attractions management are available upon request.

    About The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau
    The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is an accredited not-for-profit sales and marketing organization whose mission is to attract visitors to Greater Miami and the Beaches for leisure, business and conventions.  In 2013, Greater Miami’s Travel & Tourism Industry generated a record economic impact of $22.8 billion and 123,600 jobs for the community.  For a vacation guide visit our website at www.MiamiandBeaches.com or call 1-888-76-Miami (US/Canada only) or 305-447-7777. To reach the GMCVB offices dial 305-539-3000.  Meeting planners may call 1-800-933-8448 (US/Canada only) or 305-539-3071 or visit www.MiamiMeetings.com. To get further engaged with Miami and the Beaches, join the conversation by following us on our social media channels at Facebook.com/visitmiami, Twitter.com/miamiandbeaches, Instagram.com/miamiandbeaches and Pinterest.com/miamiandbeaches