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JENGA GIANT

Get ready for bigger build-ups and bigger crashes, as the classic block-stacking, stack-crashing game Jenga® now has its own GIANT counterpart! Jenga® GIANT™ debuts on Amazon and with other retailers this month, joining the world famous Jenga® brand which has sold more than 70 million games worldwide.

Manufactured and distributed by Art’s Ideas, Jenga® GIANT™ is the only genuine, licensed, giant, wood Jenga® game.  It weighs a total of 17 lbs. and can stack up to three feet…

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Entering its 55th year, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show® (FLIBS), the largest in-water boat show in the world, is set to take place from Oct. 30 through Nov. 3, attracting an international audience of hundreds of thousands of marine enthusiasts to the “Yachting Capital of the World.” From astonishing super-yachts to fishing boats, runabouts and boats for every budget, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show delivers the excitement of boating, for any lifestyle. Each ye…

World-Class Tennis Returns to South Seas Island Resort

Returning to beautiful Captiva, Florida, this November will be the South Seas Island Resort Women’s Pro Classic (http://ssirproclassic.com/$50,000 USTA Pro Circuit Event getting underway from November 2nd-9th. After a successful inaugural event in 2013 showcasing the game’s emerging and future tennis stars on the WTA Tour, world class tennis will be in full-swing again this November at the award-winning South Seas Island Resort as the last stop on the 2014 USTA Pro Circuit Women…

Fall in Love Again at South Seas Island Resort

 

Framed by the tranquil waters of the Gulf of Mexico, the South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island invites couples to enjoy a romantic escape this fall with its “Fall in Love with Captiva…Just Escape” package. As part of the promotion, couples receive a $100 credit for use on any number of activities at the resort from a relaxing visit to the spa to a romantic dinner. In addition, couples can enjoy daily breakfast for two at the resort’s signature Harbourside Bar & Grill, over…

Progressive Insurance Tampa Boat Show

Premier boating event brings hundreds of new boats and on-water fun to Tampa Convention Center & Harbor, Drops Anchor Sept. 5-7

The 2014 Progressive Insurance Tampa Boat Show, the area’s only in-water boat show and official kick-off to fall boating season, sets sail September 5-7 to showcase the marine industry’s newest boats and accessories and provide aquatic attractions for all ages. Visitors to the Bay Area’s largest boat show can view, board and enjoy one-of-a-kind deals on hundre…

Naples’ Mediterra first ever USTA-sanctioned Tiebreak Tournament

The Club at Mediterra will host a new type of tennis tournament, the one-day Tiebreak, Saturday, Aug. 9.  Instead of best of three sets, each match will be best of three 10-point “match tiebreaks”

For example, a score might be 10-6, 8-10, 10-6. That’s a total of 50 points, which is comparable to playing a set with a score of six games to three.

Mediterra’s Director of Tennis, Michael Baldwin, a member of a USTA Adult Competition Special Project Team tasked with creating compet…

Radical Self Love July Movement

Kristoff Jewelers (www.kristoffjewelers.com) is pleased to announce that it will embrace and participate in a worldwide Facebook and Instagram movement called Radical Self Love July. The movement was started by Gala Darling, one of the world’s most influential bloggers, and encourages both women and men to embrace the good in each of them.

According to Darling, “it’s proven that people will vividly remember the last bad thing someone said about them, but ask someone the last complim…

Katy Perry Meet Local Teachers at Tampa Bay

As you may know, last night two lucky local teachers local teachers and students got the chance to meet Katy Perry at her Tampa concert thanks to Staples and the Make Roar Happen tour. Staples has partnered with Katy Perry and DonorsChoose.org to help fund classroom projects around the US and Canada. Below are the details from the Tampa concert:

Global pop star Katy Perry, center, with local teachers, left to right, Kem Mosley and Stephanie Dershem backstage at the Tampa Bay Times Forum…

Fifth Avenue South Fourth of July Holiday

Fifth Avenue South is pleased to announce that it will host several events along the Avenue in celebration of the Fourth of July holiday.

Naples’ annual Fourth of July Parade will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Friday, July 4. The parade route will begin at Broad Avenue South, travel down Third Street South to Fifth Avenue South, and end at Eighth Street South. Don’t miss this traditional event filled with festive floats and family fun.

Also, on Friday, July 4, join th…

Katy Perry and Staples Team Up To “Make Roar Happen”

As the presenting sponsor for the North American leg of Katy Perry’s Prismatic World Tour, Staples and global pop music superstar Katy Perry have teamed up to “Make Roar Happen” in support of teachers, parents and students throughout the country during later summer’s back-to-school season. Staples has a proud history of supporting education in America through its teachers and students, and it is continuing its commitment by today announcing that it is donating $1 million to DonorsChoos…