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FLL eNews
March 2013
Volume 25
Fresh Selections
New Tasty Options in Terminal 4
picture of CaffeTwo new “grab and go” concession kiosks opened in Terminal 4 Pre-Security. Caffe Sienna, located in the upper Departure Level, offers sandwiches, fruit parfaits, coffee, fresh fruit, and pastries. Sandwiches include Floribbean Tuna, Tropical Turkey, Chicken Mojito, Roast Beef, Ham & Cheese, Smoked Salmon, and Greek Wraps, all

Fresh Selections offers a variety of sandwiches, salads, beverages, and fruit parfaits. This take-out restaurant is located in the lower Baggage Claim Level. Salads include Floribbean Tuna, Key Lime Tuna, Roasted Veggie, and Cobb salads. Sandwiches include those mentioned above. Sandwiches start at $8.50 and salads from $9.95. Hours are 7 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Hello Sunny
And the Tourism Award Goes to...
picture of the beachFLL and the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) received the 2013 Destination Marketing Award during the Routes Americas Conference in Cartagena, Colombia.

The Tourism Award is presented for the best destination marketing campaign by a tourism authority. The GFLCVB and FLL team created marketing and promotional campaigns to increase market share in the South Florida region. The campaign resulted in FLL garnering more than 50% of the Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade domestic market.

By developing one of the first Airport/CVB Airline Marketing Programs in the region, new carriers added more than 20 new domestic and international routes. The new carriers include: Virgin America, Condor, Alaska Airlines, Avianca, and Frontier. The marketing program inspired expanded service by existing carriers such as Spirit, American Airlines, US Airways, and JetBlue.

Sun Trolley
Free Trolleys to Fort Lauderdale
picture of sun trollyHave you ever found yourself waiting for a flight but didn’t want to wait at the airport? Now, you can explore historic Fort Lauderdale, take a trolley to the beach, or shop on the trendy Las Olas Boulevard. Hop on the new, FREE Sun Trolley service to downtown Fort Lauderdale.

The Sun Trolley operates on Saturday and Sunday. Pick up at the airport is every hour on the hour from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Final departure from Fort Lauderdale leaves at 4:30 p.m. for the airport.

Trolley Stops are located on the lower level:
  • At the west end of Terminal 1
  • Between Terminals 2 and 3
  • Between Terminals 3 and 4

For more information, visit Sun Trolley or call 954-761-3543.

Map Florida
New Destinations: Trenton and Orlando

map of eastern U.S.Travelers have two new nonstop destination choices. Silver Airways just began daily turboprop service to Orlando International Airport (MCO).

Are you heading to New Jersey or Philadelphia? Then Frontier Airline’s new flights to Trenton-Mercer Airport (TTN) may be the ticket. They will fly on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

 

 

 


Bird in Hand
“Drawings in Charcoal,” Featured at Our Art Gallery
picture of a bird in a handAcclaimed Broward Artist Virginia Fifield's artwork is currently on display in an exhibit entitled, “Drawings in Charcoal.” The exhibit, at the Lee Wagener Art Gallery in Terminal 2 (Departures Level), will run through April 4. Inspired by Florida’s fragile and magnificent beauty, “Drawings in Charcoal” is composed of large scale, meticulously detailed, life-like drawings of animals. "I work in realism and present selectively edited drawings of animal subjects in the form of portraiture," said Fifield. For information, contact Christina Roldan, Broward County Public Art & Design Project Manager at 954-357-8542.