Travel Industry News, Vacations and Tourism News


Travel Industry News, Vacations and Tourism News

Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival 2014 Announces Musical Lineup for Annual Event in Chicago

CHICAGO, Ill. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Chicago's Jefferson Park plays host to its ever-popular three-day Jeff Fest Arts and Music Festival on Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27, 2014. The festival takes place on the grounds of Chicago's Jefferson Memorial Park. The Festival's proceeds support local student scholarships and Jefferson Park business-focused events.

Journey Through Hallowed Ground Partnership to plant 200 Rising Sun Redbuds to commemorate 150th anniversary of American Civil War

PARK HILL, Okla. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Two hundred The Rising Sun(TM) Redbuds PP21451, from Greenleaf Nursery and Garden Debut(R), are to be planted in the Journey Through Hallowed Ground Living Legacy Tree Planting Project. The Journey Through Hallowed Ground Partnership will host a Living Legacy Tree Planting Project ceremony on June 29 at 2:30 p.m., at Oatlands Historic House and Gardens in Leesburg, Va., to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War.

Kief-Joshua Vineyards 2014 Summer Concert Series runs from Memorial Day through Labor Day

TUCSON, Ariz. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Kief-Joshua Vineyards asks: With Arizona's temperatures rocking a sweltering 100 plus degrees in the valleys, why not visit the state's Southern Wine Growing Region and jam out to a cool 85 degrees? Kief-Joshua Vineyards is once again hosting a summer concert series from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Musicians will be singing on the patio every Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m.

Kief-Joshua Vineyards hosts Third Annual Southeast Arizona Wine Growers Music Festival April 12-13, 2014

TUCSON, Ariz. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Kief-Joshua Vineyards today announced that in celebration of the 30th anniversary of Arizona's original and only American Viticulture Area, it will be hosting the Third Annual Southeast Arizona Wine Growers Festival, featuring 21 Arizona Wineries in one location, on April 12 and 13, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mojave National Preserve Desert Light Gallery features 'Mojave Moonlight' by Tom Lowe

BARSTOW, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: 'Creating a fine art exhibit for Mojave National Preserve's Artist-in-Residence program requires reflection, introspection, and then interpretation,' says Linda Slater, Chief of Interpretation, 'because artists have to develop a thematic from 1.6 million acres of visual communities and millennia of history.'

New Android program 'Flight Map' tracks in-flight progress with aid of GPS satellites

PRAGUE, Czech Republic /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Makro Productions today announced the release of 'Flight Map - a unique new Android app that gives air travelers the ability to personally track their flights in real-time, just like the flight tracking programs offered by airlines on some long-distance flights.

Urban Limo Expands Transfer Options for Las Vegas Business Travelers

LAS VEGAS, Nev. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Business visitors to Las Vegas now have another resource for elegant yet economical shuttle travel from the airport, with the recent announcement of a new transfer service by Las Vegas Urban Limo. The company has provided notice on its website that its Las Vegas airport limo service will provide convenient transfers, in five different packages ranging from sedan pickup, SUV, traditional limousine, to reserved bus depending on the size and nature of the party needing a lift to the hotel and casino strip

CoolWorks Online Job Board Offers Thousands of Summer Jobs in Exciting Places

GARDINER, Mont. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: CoolWorks, a leading online board for seasonal jobs in great places, announced today that hiring for the 2014 summer has officially started. For job seekers interested in a summer adventure, CoolWorks offers thousands of job openings in U.S. national parks, guest ranches, resorts and other adventure destinations across the nation.

Biggest Skiing in America New Online Portal Provides Visitors with Travel Tips for Winter Season in Montana

BIG SKY, Mont. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: With an average winter snowfall of 400-plus inches, Big Sky, Montana is known for the Biggest Skiing in America - and with good reason. Earlier this year, Big Sky Resort merged with Moonlight Basin Resort. It's now truly the 'Biggest Skiing in America' with 5,750 acres of skiable terrain. Under one lift ticket, skiers and riders have access to three mountains.

Rising Stars of the Carolinas awards given to Fearrington House Chef Colin Bedford and Wine Director Maximillian Kast

FEARRINGTON VILLAGE, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Fearrington Village announces that Fearrington House Restaurant Executive Chef Colin Bedford and Wine Director Maximillian Kast will showcase their talent and receive their Rising Stars of the Carolinas awards today, at the StarChefs Rising Stars Gala in Charleston, S.C. StarChefs is an award-winning online magazine for culinary insiders.