New "Superpass" Attendee Cost-Savings Program Introduced for the 2011 PGA Merchandise Show
Hotel, all meals and dinner transportation for under $200 each Show day
NORWALK, Conn. –PGA Golf Exhibitions is introducing the “Superpass” ~ a new cost-savings program for the 2011 PGA Merchandise Show, January 27-29, which provides Orlando hotel accommodations, breakfast & lunch buffet, dinner at top Orlando restaurants and roundtrip dinner transportation, for $200.00 or less per Show day. Show organizers have joined with Orlando destination hotel properties and restaurants to offer significant savings designed to create even more value in attending the global golf industry’s 58th annual business summit.
The Superpass program offers the option of three convention destination hotels, each with nightly room rates under $90.00. Breakfast and lunch buffet service at the Orange County Convention Center can be purchased for just $35 daily. Nightly dinners are available to Superpass attendees at top Orlando restaurants for $20.00. Additionally, round-trip dinner transportation is available from the Orange County Convention Center to dinner for $10.00 each day. If an attendee were to take advantage of the entire Superpass program, the cost for hotel, all meals and dinner transportation daily is approximately $165 (including hotel tax). Attendees may select to participate in the entire program or select separate components.
“We worked diligently with the Orange County Convention Center, local hotels and the local business community to help reduce costs for our attendees this year,” said PGA Golf Exhibitions Senior Vice President Ed Several. “We are pleased with the new cost-savings because every dollar saved on expenses enables our attendees to support the industry and participate in a wide range of programs during PGA Merchandise Show Week.”
Attendees can access Superpass savings and view details at www.PGAShow.com/Superpass.
The hotels* participating in the program include:
- Days Inn Convention Center - $86.00; 9990 International Drive; 0.2 miles to OCCC
- Red Roof Inn - $84.00; 9922 Hawaiian Court; 0.3 miles to OCCC
- Rosen Inn at Pointe Orlando (formerly Quality Inn Plaza) - $82.00; 9000 International Drive; 1 mile to OCCC
The breakfast and lunch Superpass program will be offered at the Orange County Convention Center with Centerplate providing a full-continental breakfast buffet and a hot lunch buffet with beverages.
**Restaurants participating in the Superpass $20 dinner program are located at The Mall at Millenia of Orlando and Pointe Orlando. Agreements continue to form with participating restaurants and to date include:
- Adobe Gila’s, Pointe Orlando
- BB King’s, Pointe Orlando
- Blue Martini, The Mall at Millenia
- Brio Tuscan Grille, The Mall at Millenia
- Fat Fish Blue, Pointe Orlando
- McCormick & Schmick's, The Mall at Millenia
- P.F. Chang's China Bistro, The Mall at Millenia
- Pizzeria Valdiano, Pointe Orlando
- Taverna Opa, Pointe Orlando
The Superpass $20 dinner menus can also be found at www.pgashow.com/superpass
Round-trip dinner transportation for Superpass attendees from the Orange County Convention Center to The Mall at Millenia will cost just $10 per day.
*The Superpass hotel reservations can be accessed at the travel page of www.pgashow.com/regtravel then by selecting “book online” and using category “Superpass” and password of “Superpass.” Discounted Superpass hotel rates are available on a first-come, first-served basis through January 4, 2011.
**Restaurants are subject to reservation availability. Must show PGA Merchandise Show Badge.
Access to all Superpass savings components are based on availability.
About the PGA Merchandise Show
The 2011 PGA Merchandise Show, held January 27-29, in Orlando, Fla., will welcome some 1,000 top golf companies and brands and more than 40,000 industry professionals from around the world to the industry’s 58th annual global summit for the business of golf. Outdoor Demo Day, the world’s largest professional golf testing event, tees off the Show on Wednesday, Jan. 26, at the Orange County National Golf Center. During Show days, PGA Professionals, retailers and industry leaders will uncover the latest trends, source the newest golf merchandise, test the latest equipment, learn proven business best practices, network among peers and move forward the business of the game. Organized in partnership with The PGA of America as a trade-only event, the 2011 PGA Merchandise Show will be held in the Orange County Convention Center ~ 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. on Jan. 27-28; and 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Jan. 29. For more information, visit www.pgashow.com.
PGA Merchandise Show: Sherry Major, (716) 662-3855, email@example.com