Opened in 2018, the Island Culture Tiki Bar is one of Pensacola Beach's best spot to kick back, detach, relax, and have some fun. Located inside of the Pensacola Beach R.V. Resort, patrons can walk up, boat up, or float up. Jackson-Keating will be joined by her husband Jonas and other business partners.
“This isn’t a goodbye, but a shift in roles for me within the tourism community. I will forever be a Visit Pensacola Ambassador in our community and look forward to supporting Visit Pensacola committees and other endeavors.”
Snowbird Roost Lands in Pensacola
Visit Pensacola and the Perdido Key Chamber of Commerce hosted the third annual Snowbird Roost for winter escapees. The event returned to Skopelos at New World for the second year and had a record number of attendees. Check out the event coverage from the Pensacola News Journal.
Pensacola News Journal Coverage
Visit Pensacola Enters Faith-Based Markets
Visit Pensacola and its partners attended EMERGE 2019, a faith-based conference located in Greensboro, North Carolina. We attended 10 pre-scheduled appointments, the maximum allowed and received three RFP’s with more expected to come. Great connections were made including the National Christian School Association, which has 90 schools in Texas, Lou. and Fla.
IPW Registration Now Open
Registration is open for tourism partners interested in sharing a booth with Visit Pensacola at IPW, the largest international sales event held in the U.S. This is an excellent opportunity to establish relationships with tour operators and market your property worldwide. IPW will be held in Anaheim, CA on June 1-5, 2019. Contact Lori Coppels at firstname.lastname@example.org or 850-432-4209 with questions or to register for this exciting trade event.
Visit Pensacola to Host NCUR 2022!
The Council on Undergraduate Research has selected the University of West Florida to host the spring 2022 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). More than 4,000 students will attend this annual three-day event where they will present scholarly research, network with faculty mentors, and meet with graduate school and corporate recruiters. NCUR will make a huge economic impact for our area, requiring more than 1,200 sleeping rooms per night.
Insider Guide Advertising Still Available
Advertising opportunities for the 2019 Insider Guide are still available. 150,000 copies are distributed throughout conferences, meetings, media, and visitor information centers. For more information, contact Kaya Man at email@example.com.
Hospitality Round Table Socials Returning
As hospitality and tourism professionals, it’s important to connect on a regular basis to get to know one another and to touch base on industry happenings. Visit Pensacola is excited to reintroduce Hospitality Round Table Socials once a quarter. This month, Fish Heads Pensacola Beach hosted the returning event and we had excellence attendance.
Upcoming HRT Events
Tuesday, March 26, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Please RSVP by Friday, March 15
Location: Goofy Golf of Pensacola, Catered by Hot Spot BBQ
Welcome New Partners