February 12, 2016
Detroit, Mich. – Visitors to this weekend’s Meridian Winter Blast will have the chance to win local tourism packages through the Visit Detroit Hometown Tourist Giveaway, sponsored by the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB).
The DMCVB will be giving away 35 Local Tourism Packages, including complimentary stays at top metro Detroit hotels, dining certificates and free admission to local attractions.
“We are pleased to be a sponsor of the Meridian Winter Blast this year,” said Larry Alexander, DMCVB president and CEO. “This is the perfect opportunity to promote our hotels, attractions and restaurants to the local community.”
Giveaway participants include but are not limited to, Aloft Hotel at the David Whitney, Detroit Experience Factory, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center, Detroit Zoo, DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Detroit Downtown, The Henry, Autograph Collection, The Henry, Autograph Collection, The Henry Ford, Hard Rock Café Detroit, Hyatt Place Detroit/Novi at the Suburban Collection Showplace, Hyatt Place Detroit/Utica, The Inn at St. John’s, The Mall at Partridge Creek, Motor City Brew Tours, Riverside Kayak Connection, Sea Life Michigan Aquarium, Somerset Inn, Trinity Transportation Group and Wheelhouse Detroit.
For a chance to win a package register at the Visit Detroit booth in the Taste of Detroit tent on Monroe St. during the Meridian Winter Blast. Drawings will start Friday evening and will run through Sunday. The complete list of giveaways will be available at the booth. Only one entry per household and you must be 18 years old to enter. You do not have to be present to win and winners will be contacted Monday, Feb. 15.
Looking for more information on places to eat, things to do, where to stay and shopping destinations throughout metro Detroit, go to visitdetroit.com or call 800-DETROIT (338-7648).
The Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB) is a private, not-for-profit organization with a mission to market and sell the metropolitan Detroit area on a worldwide basis as a destination for leisure and business travel including conventions, trade shows, corporate meetings, tours and incentive travel and as a film location to maximize additional visitors, visitor expenditures, state and local tax revenues and job opportunities.
More than 700 businesses are represented in the DMCVB's membership. The DMCVB was founded in 1896 as the world's first convention and visitors bureau. visitdetroit.com
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