Category Archives: 2012

Color Run, 10,000 Participants Ready to Paint St. Pete

Downtown St. Pete’s seen a lot of colorful events hit its streets, but nothing will compare to what’s taking place Saturday morning with 10,000 people. Find out what’s coating the streets in color and where to take in this festival … Continue reading

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Shining the Spotlight on Area’s State Parks

Can you name St. Pete/Clearwater’s five breathtaking state parks? Did you know that one of them is Florida’s most visited state park for the sixth year in a row? Friends of Florida State Parks is giving you the chance to … Continue reading

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First-Ever Twitter Promotion Seeking Industry Giveaways

St. Pete/Clearwater businesses have the chance to take part in an area first social media promotion in conjunction with the premier of Cirque du Soleil’s Kooza this Thurs., Nov. 8. Visit St. Pete/Clearwater will be giving away 10 pairs of … Continue reading

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Update: Co-Op Meeting Set for Nov. 13

From $60 ad offerings on TripAdvisor and $75 to be a part of the ever-growing “100 Days of Summer” campaign, don’t miss a single advertising opportunity for the upcoming year by attending the advertising co-op meeting on Nov. 13. The … Continue reading

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Holiday Deals, Events Needed for First-Time Initiative

Visit St. Pete/Clearwater’s latest initiative is calling for your best deals and events for the holiday season. This new local promotion will tout your deals and events, which will be used to generate interest and push bookings for the holidays … Continue reading

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Get Free Access to 1 Million Customers

Like you on Facebook, book a room, tour your property, explore the surrounding area and discover your website. These are all things the more than 1 million visitors to VisitStPeteClearwater.com can do with your free business listing. Are you taking … Continue reading

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Social Media Command Center Yields Positive Results During RNC

Today’s election results have started to only trickle in, but the verdict on the first ever Social Media Command Center for a political convention was an emphatic success. Visit St. Pete/Clearwater partnered with Visit Tampa Bay and organizations across the … Continue reading

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Area On Display for UK’s Most Popular Media Outlets All Week

Journalists from some of the UK’s most popular media outlets—including the Daily Express and The Sun, UK’s largest newspaper—arrived earlier this week as part of a joint VSPC/Virgin Holidays media FAM. From Tarpon Springs to Clearwater Jazz Holiday to the … Continue reading

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Can’t Miss Advertising Forum Slated for Nov. 13

Please join BVK, our advertising agency of record, and tech and website vendor Miles Media, for a forum to outline cooperative advertising opportunities for the upcoming year. RSVP now for the Nov. 13th meeting. The opportunities highlighted will include a … Continue reading

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Klages: International Visitation In Double-Digit Surge

Domestic tourism metrics released at this year’s annual marketing meeting showed solid year-over-year increases the US feeder markets of the Northeast, the Midwest and Florida.  But how are things looking internationally? Find out what a just-released Research Data Services analysis … Continue reading

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