Visitors Bureau behind unique advertising campaign

Visitors Bureau behind unique advertising campaign


The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau is a trailblazer in GLBQT tourism and marketing.

Five Questions: Exclusive Interview with Richard Gray, Fort Lauderdale’s pied piper for LGBT travelers

Five Questions: Exclusive Interview with Richard Gray, Fort Lauderdale’s pied piper for LGBT travelers


When Richard Gray, managing director of Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, presented at the 17th Annual Community Marketing LGBT Tourism

Fort Lauderdale Welcomes 2017 With Ads Featuring Transgender Models

Fort Lauderdale Welcomes 2017 With Ads Featuring Transgender Models


Fort Lauderdale tourism—which has been courting lesbian and gay visitors for decades—on New Year's Eve will roll out a new campaign that could be a first in the travel category, with transgender models starring in mainstream media ads.

Sunny South Florida is a great LGBT winter getaway

Sunny South Florida is a great LGBT winter getaway


Gay South Florida will take center stage this weekend when Key West's famed drag queen Sushi will descend from a balcony in a giant high-heel shoe as a cheering crowd counts down the new year.

Clinton promises to fight for ‘underdogs’ during South Florida campaign

Clinton promises to fight for ‘underdogs’ during South Florida campaign


Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton made stops at Mary Brickell Village, a Fort Lauderdale black church and a gay-friendly nightclub in Wilton Manors during campaign stops in South Florida.

Matt Skallerud's insight:

The rally, called a Community for Unity, was held at The Manor Complex. It was organized by the Human Rights Campaign, the largest LGBTQ civil rights group in the country, Hotspots Media Group, and AIDS Healthcare Foundation.

Fort Lauderdale Expecting an Invasion of Spooky Characters at Trick or Treat on the Gayest Beach in the World

Fort Lauderdale Expecting an Invasion of Spooky Characters at Trick or Treat on the Gayest Beach in the World


“Trick or Treat on the gayest beach in the World” is coming to Fort Lauderdale!


Matt Skallerud's insight:

One Magical Weekend has teamed up with Hello Sunny to bring the Inaugural Halloween weekend to Fort Lauderdale Beach. Fort Lauderdale/Broward county is host to over 1.1 million LGBT visitors each year. It is the perfect market to connect One Magical Weekend and a vibrant and breathtaking destination – Fort Lauderdale Beach.