October 30, 2009

Hilton Naples Hotel Team Is In the Halloween Spirit

When you ask any of the team members at the Hilton Naples why they love their job, the most frequent answers are"I love the people I work with" and " I love interacting with our guests". All day Friday & Saturday you can stop by the Hilton Naples to see the myriad of costumes as well as the display of pumpkins each department was in charge of decorating. Team Spirit has long been a tradition at this Naples, FL Hotel and is in evidence the moment you walk into the lobby. Smiling faces await your arrival. Our team invites you to come stay with us as our valued guest during your Florida Vacation!

October 26, 2009

Hilton Naples Supports Collier Tourism Works

Family Halloween Events in Naples

Lots of great family Halloween Events in in Naples going on this week. If you have been waiting for the perfect time to bring your family to Naples, now is the time. The weather has been & will continue to be beautiful. A perfect setting for all the trick-or-treating and family events that are being held all over Collier County. Here is a sampling of some things to do in Naples for
Halloween Happenings:

Friday, October 30th - Bump in the Night - 6:30-8:00pm - Learn about mysterious animals and listen to ghost stories and folk tales around a virtual campfire. All ages welcome. Being held at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida. Call 239-262-0304 for more informaton.

Saturday, October 31st - Family Fall Festival - right across the street from the Hilton Naples Hotel you will be able to Trick or Treat around Tanglewood Plaza between 10am and 2pm. Have portraits taken in your Halloween costume & join the Dinosaur Playground for a costume contest, crafts & prizes presented by Elmo! Call 239-430-PLAY for more information.

Saturday, October 31st - Halloween Party on Fifth - Head about 4 miles south of the Hilton Naples to Fifth Avenue in Naples where kids can enjoy a costume contest, face painting, trick or treat & other fun activities from 12pm - 4pm. From 6:30pm - 9:30pm there will be an adult & family costume contest in addition to live music along Fifth Avenue.

October 14, 2009

Philanthropizza and the Naples Zoo on October 15, 2009

Philantrhopizza is a mouthwatering way to support the Naples Zoo because California Pizza Kitchen (CPK to us regulars) is donating 20% of your check to support Naples Zoo's wildlife programs on the THIRD THURSDAY of the month which is Thursday, October 15th! Go to www.napleszoo.org/pizza to print your coupon. You must present the coupon to your server when ordering. California Pizza Kitchen is located in the Waterside Shops at Pelican Bay, just north of the Hilton Naples Hotel on US 41.
Come out and eat pizza to benefit the Naples Zoo! The Naples Zoo is open 363 days a year (closed Thanksgiving & Christmas Day) from 9:00pm to 5:00pm. Last ticket is sold at 4:00pm.

HOURS:Arrive early and allow four or more hours to enjoy all the shows, cruise, and exhibits! Open 363 days a year. Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas Day.* Open daily from 9:00 to 5:00. Last ticket issold at 4:00

Military Adults with valid military ID enter at a discounted price of $11.95 and all others in their party receive $2 off standard admission! Valid up to 6 persons per active or retired military guest.

October 6, 2009

Gulf Coast Bicycling Tour 2009

Join Big Mommas Bicycles for a 7 day vacation with 4.5 bike riding days from November 22-28, 2009 or from December 6-12, 2009. Begin in beautiful Naples Florida where you will check in to the luxurious Hilton Naples for a one night stay. The remainder of the itinerary consists of:
  • Day 1 - Airport pick up, fit bike day, meet your fellow cyclists & local tour leader. Stay at the hilton Naples hotel
  • Day 2 - Naples, Florida to Fort Myers Beach, 28 miles
  • Day 3 - Fort Myers Beach to Captiva, 26 miles
  • Day 4 - Captiva to Venice, 36 miles
  • Day 5 - Venice to Long Boat Key, 31 miles
  • Day 6 - Venice to Bradenton, 20 miles - from Vnice, you will be riding the last north jaunt through Holmes Beach and go to the support van which will drive you back to the Hilton Naples Hotel
  • Day 7 - Enjoy a free day in Naples, FL. Use your bicycles to experience the beauty that Naples, Florida is famous for.
Contact Amy Ashby at 239-734-7734 for more information.

Trick or Treat Masquerade Ball

Join us on Friday, October 23rd at the Hilton Naples as it transforms into an eerie gathering filled with ghoulish potions, delectable dining & lively entertainment. As you twirl around the dance floor, peruse the silent auction or crowned for the Best Costume, you are sure to have a great evening while supporting the Florida Athletics Cheer & Dance Program. Doors open at 8:00pm and the fun continues until 11:00pm. Ticket price is $45 per person and includes dinner & entertainment. Must be 21 or older and costumes are required. Tickets will not be sold at the door and are on a first come basis. Contact Gisela Leaman at 239-777-7207 to make your RSVP.

October 1, 2009

There's a "Hole" lot of Golfing Going on in Naples, Florida

If you are coming to stay at the Hilton Naples Hotel in October and want to tee up for a good cause, check out some of these opportunities coming up on local Naples golf courses:
October 2-3 - Ronald McDonald House Charities annual tournament. Reservations are required. Call 239-437-0202 for more information
October 8 - NABOR. The Naples Area Board of Realtors holds its annual golf tournament. All proceeds benefit the Naples Equestrian Challenge. Call Kari Greer at 239-597-1666 for more information
October 12 - The 18th Annual FGCU Founder's Cup - Proceeds benefit the FGCU Foundation. Call Michele Kroffke at 239-590-1074 for more information
October 17 - Step by Step Early Childhood Education & Therapy Center hosts its sixth annual golf tournament. All proceeds will benefit the center's scholarship program for financially needy children & families. Call Jean Mekeel at 239-455-9525
October 17 - The MJS Golf Classic - The Michael J. Szwed Legacy Fund of the Community Foundation of Collier COunty is holding its Annual MJS Golf Classic. For more information call Kristen Szwed at 561-847-0190
October 18-19 - The CCMA Charity Classic - The Everglades Region of the Club Managers Association of America will host its 12th Annual Charity Classic Golf Tournament & Gala. Proceeds benefit the Wishing Well Foundation & the Special Olympics. Contact Lori Cook North at 239-287-0780
October 19 - The 14th Annual Tommy Bahama Coconut Classic takes place. The tournament benefits the Garden of Hope and Courage and the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Call 239-643-6889
October 30 - The CREW Land & Water Trust holds the CREW/Stanley Hold Golf Tournament. Procees will benefit CREW's environmental education programs. Call 239-513-8016