Monthly Archives: April 2013

Festival Literally Moved Mountains

Will Clearwater Beach visitors buy into the Sugar Sand Festival? How did it become so big in so little time? CVBeat caught up with event coordinator Lisa Chandler to find out. CVBeat: This event seemed to come out of nowhere, but … Continue reading

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VSPC Adds New Event To Tourism Week 2013

Celebrate 2012’s record-breaking year with a pair of exciting Travel & Tourism Week events, beginning Monday, May 6 and culminating on Wednesday, May 8 with our first-ever Tourism Tailgate.  The first-ever Visit St. Pete/Clearwater Tourism Tailgate, an informal event, takes … Continue reading

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Sandpearl, Vinoy and Don Set For Events

The St. Pete/Clearwater Meetings Team, which has a stated goal for this year of 105,000 room nights, is busy closing in on that figure. What many might not know is that one of the greatest assets for the Meetings Team, … Continue reading

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Clearwater Dolphins Make Statewide Splash

With more than 2.5 million visitors stopping into Florida Welcome Centers every year, four Clearwater dolphins at centers along I-10 are going to be making quite the impression this year.  In conjunction with Visit Florida, the Clearwater Regional Chamber and … Continue reading

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Like Them Or Not, Review Sites Can Boost Your Sales

Online review sites are only as good as the person who writes the reviews, right? Regardless of what you think of them, they’re here to stay—and here’s one that’s been proven by industry watchers to earn you money—as much as … Continue reading

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Speed, Scottish Games & Blues Fest On Deck

Do you feel the need for speed? Get behind the wheel of some of the most exotic cars, custom motorcycles and high performance watercraft at the 2013 Festivals of Speed this Sunday at North Straub Park in downtown St. Pete. Also, … Continue reading

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Restaurants Combining Taste, Technology

With the simple touch of your finger, a Braised Short Rib and Portabello Flatbread can be at your table within minutes. The Carmel Cafe and Wine Bar in Clearwater is combining tasty food with technology.   Customers are greeted by servers when … Continue reading

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