October 21, 2014

Fall for Fun at the Annual Stone Crab Festival

Fall for Fun at the 5th Annual Stone Crab Festival which will be happening this weekend, October 24, 25, and 26th. This weekend will provide days full of:

Hilton Naples offers Festival Rates This weekend
  • Fresh stone crab claws right off the boat

  • Rockin' the dock with the live music on the waterfront concert stage
  • Kids Friendly Activities
  • Discounted Cruises from both PURE Naples and Naples Princess Luxury Yacht
  • Discounted Fall Festival Guest Room Rates from Hilton Naples!
The festival spans several sites all within a 6 mile drive of Hilton Naples.  The sites include Bayfront, Tin City area and the Port of Naples Marina.  Kickoff begins with the Cracking of the First Stone Crab at Pincher's Crab Shack on Friday, October 24 at 4pm.  Festivities run on Saturday and Sunday from 10am - 5pm. 


ADMISSION IS FREE - PARKING IS $5 FOR GENERAL / $10 FOR VIP PARKING

Don't delay - make your Weekend Reservations Today!  We have available rooms being offered at the $119 Festival Rate for this weekend only

For more information, check out the Stone Crab Festival website

October 15, 2014

Things to do in Naples, Florida

Staff recommended things to do, places to see and people to meet (for week ending 10/24/2014):

Rocktoberfest 10 Miler– Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 7:00am at North Collier Regional Park
The 4th Annual Rocktoberfest 10 Miler will feature a Rock n' Roll and Octoberfest theme to create the ROCKTOBERFEST 10 MILER. This rare distance course is one of the only 10 milers in the entire state of Florida and the only one in South Florida. The 2 person relay category is another fun option that will have 2 runners each racing a 5 mile section of the course.

Don't miss your chance to get a PR and listen to some great Rock n' Roll Music while running.


See the Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

Naples Concert Band – Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 2:00pm at Cambier Park
The Naples Concert Band will open its 43rd season with a Concert in the Park on Sunday, October 19 at 2:00 p.m. The concert will feature three powerhouse soloists including Glenn Basham, concert master of the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra, who will perform the flashy violin solo Csardas by Monti as well as show off his harmonica chops in Norman Tailor’s Three Sketches; and Craig Greusel, baritone, and Lisa Federico, soprano, who will perform many of the memorable songs from the Broadway play Les Miserables. Sousa Marches, The Overture to Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro, Ravel’s Bolero, and Highlights from the Disney movie Frozen are some of the selections that will round out the program.

Guests are encouraged to arrive early with lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Admission is free, with donations appreciated.

Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

European Hat Expo Monday, October 20th through Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at Marilyn’s Fifth Avenue South
Don't miss this rare opportunity to see one of the largest hat collections in the country from the top European designers. Over 500 hats will be on display and available for sale. Many will be one-of-a-kind, and all will be ravishing! The stylists are ready to advise you on the best choice for your outfit, as well as your face shape and skin tone. Designs from London, Paris, Milan and other European Fashion Capitals.


See the Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

Don’t just come to Naples, EXPERIENCE NAPLES!

There is always something to do!

September 15, 2014

Things to do in Naples, Florida

 Ok, you have checked into your fabulous home-away-from-home oasis, gone to the pool, had lunch at Shula’s, got the perfect tan at the beach, relaxed a bit and now what? Wait to do it all over again tomorrow? Well, yes but before tomorrow, why not experience Naples today?
From its’ luxurious homes to white sandy beaches, Naples has a lot to offer to the visiting eye! With a combination of rich history and traditional Florida flair, the city has transformed into the metropolis it is today.

Staff recommended things to do, places to see and people to meet (for week ending 9/20/2014):

Movies on the Lawn – Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 8:00pm at Mercato Shops 

The feature presentation is 'The Lone Ranger' starring Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer. Enjoy special discounts from participating stores in Mercato. 


See the Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

Shula’s Steak House Champagne & Chocolate tasting – Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 6:00pm at Hilton Naples Lobby

Shula’s Steak House Naples will be hosting their 4th Annual Champagne & Chocolate Tasting benefiting the United Way of Collier County.

Join us and taste exceptional champagnes from Shula’s paired with delicious gourmet chocolates from Norman Love Confections™. Norman Love will be presenting the perfectly paired chocolates. This event is sponsored by Florida Weekly and Norman Love Confections™.

The champagne tastings will include Rosa Regale by Banfi, Poema-Cava, Domaine Carneros by Taittinger and Charles Heidsieck Rose Reserve.

Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

Naples Cup Soccer Tournament Friday, September 19th – Sunday September 21st, 2014 at North Collier Regional Park

Premier Soccer Services invites your club to attend the Naples Cup. Combine a preseason tournament to prepare for the fall season with the luxurious Florida beach destination of Naples. Add this to international competition competing in the tournament and it should be a great start to the new soccer year!
About the Naples Cup:
                North Collier Regional Park (perfect conditioned natural grass fields)
                Professional Management
                Great Refereeing
                A, B, and C flights for all levels of competition
                Competition from all over Florida, and other states                  
                International competition from Mexico and Canada in boys divisions     
            
See the Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

EVP Pro, Amateur, & Juniors National Championships Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at Marco Island Marriott

Experience this EVP Pro, Amateur, and Juniors Series Event featuring professionals from across the nation.

Format: Pool play followed by Single Elimination Playoffs, Pro may be double elimination with Olympic Crossover if there are enough teams. Divisions may be combined, and divisions may be split into Gold and Silver Playoffs if there are enough teams that register. A/B divisions may be split if there are enough teams that register. Juniors divisions are based on athlete age at the day of the event. For example; If both athletes on the team are 12 years old or younger, they may compete in the 12U age division

Rules: Wilson Beach Volleyball will be used with beach volleyball rules; contact with any part of the net is a net violation. A block counts as 1 of your team’s 3 contacts. After a simultaneous joust, 3 more contacts are allowed. No open hand tips, no open hand serve receive. Please promote clean handsets, and call hands tight.

Source: EVP Tour

See the Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

Don’t just come to Naples, EXPERIENCE NAPLES!

There is always something to do!

September 5, 2014

4th Annual Champagne & Chocolate Tasting

Shula’s Steak House Naples will be hosting their 4th Annual Champagne & Chocolate Tasting benefiting the United Way of Collier County.

Join us and taste exceptional champagnes from Shula’s paired with delicious gourmet chocolates from Norman Love Confections™. Norman Love will be presenting the perfectly paired chocolates. This event is sponsored by Florida Weekly and Norman Love Confections™.

The champagne tastings will include Rosa Regale by Banfi, Poema-Cava, Domaine Carneros by Taittinger and Charles Heidsieck Rose Reserve.


Tickets are available at ShulasEvents.EventBrite.com or by contacting Jeff Jerome at 239-659-3176.

Shula's is located inside the Hilton Naples Hotel on 5111 Tamiami Trail North; Naples, FL 34103.

August 27, 2014

Last Minute Deals for Labor Day Weekend

Looking for last minute deals for Labor Day Weekend?  Save money on your end of the summer vacation getaway. Your next getaway is our top-priority!  Check out the Hilton Naples Hotel website for great getaway deals and specials.

Photo credit: Naples Daily News

Looking for things to do in Naples Florida for Labor Day Weekend?  Of course we have the beautiful beaches in Naples, watersports for all enthusiasts, golf courses galore, kayak in Everglades National Park.

 Our top pick is one of the most unique opportunities and events for adventurists, nature lovers and photography enthusiasts; the Clyde Butcher's Annual Labor Day Muck-About.

There are still a few rooms left at the Hilton Naples Hotel to book your last minute deals for Labor Day Weekend.


August 19, 2014

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It is time to take the lead in your self-directed, award-winning vacation story. 
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August 14, 2014

Things to do in Naples, Florida

Ok, you have checked into your fabulous home-away-from-home oasis, gone to the pool, had lunch at Shula’s, got the perfect tan at the beach, relaxed a bit and now what? Wait to do it all over again tomorrow? Well, yes but before tomorrow, why not experience Naples today?

From its’ luxurious homes to white sandy beaches, Naples has a lot to offer to the visiting eye! With a combination of rich history and traditional Florida flair, the city has transformed into the metropolis it is today.

Staff recommended things to do, places to see and people to meet (for week ending 8/23/2014):

Movies on the Lawn– Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 8:00pm at Mercato Shops

The feature presentation is the one and only beach classic - Jaws! Enjoy special discounts from participating stores at Mercato!


See the Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

FAB 4 Charity Dinner Series – Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:00pm at AVENUE5

You are invited to attend the first FAB 4 – Charity Dinner Series benefiting the Boys & Girls Club and showcasing the culinary talents of four fabulous executive chefs from some of Naples’ most notable restaurants. Join in for an evening of outstanding food and wine, as this “Fab4″ dazzles and delights with a seven-course meal, complete with wine pairings and table side presentations.

The "Fab4" include:
·         Chef Welch – Avenue5
·         Chef Mereday – Mereday’s Fine Dining
·         Chef Nelson – Truluck’s
·         Chef Roland – Crave Culinaire

Tickets are $250 and include full seven-course meal with wine pairings. Cash Bar Available.
To purchase Tickets, Visit www.BGCCC.com or 239.325.1718. Limited Seating available.

See the Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

Donna Holman performing at Second Cup Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 7pm at Second Cup

Donna Holman who has opened for top artist such as Rascal Flatts and Kid Rock will be performing inside Second Cup. Go and enjoy a great cup o’ Joe while listening to Donna’s beautiful voice.
Her CD will also be available for purchase after the performance.

See the Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

The Caribbean Chillers Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 7pm at Seminole Casino

The Caribbean Chillers are Florida’s FAVORITE “Jimmy Buffett Tribute Act.” Whether it’s their “5pc Tropical Rockin’ Party Band” or the “10pc Show”, it’s the authentic sights and sounds you’ve come to love at a real Buffett Concert. You’ll be dancing and singing along to all of your favorite Buffett tunes as the Chillers take you to that fun-filled magical place Jimmy calls “Margaritaville.”


See the Journey Ambassador in the Naples Hilton lobby for more information.

Don’t just come to Naples, EXPERIENCE NAPLES!
There is always something to do!