First Phase of 10-Year Master Plan — $16 Million Entry Plaza, Retail Shop and Restaurant — Unveiled Dec. 27 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
12.27.2012

First Phase of 10-Year Master Plan — $16 Million Entry Plaza, Retail Shop and Restaurant — Unveiled Dec. 27 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

On Thursday, Dec. 27, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will unveil the first phase of improvements designed to dramatically enhance the guest experience. Those visiting during the holiday season will be among the very first to experience the attraction’s brand new $16 million entry. The enhancements are part of a 10-year Master Plan developed by Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex concessioner, Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, in partnership with NASA’s Kennedy Space Center.
 
The new entry includes a grand plaza and fountain; ticket stations and self-service kiosks; will call, guest services and information stations; a retail shop; and a restaurant.
Seahawks and Sounders FC Select New Food and Beverage Provider at Stadium
12.19.2012

Seahawks and Sounders FC Select New Food and Beverage Provider at Stadium

RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks, Sounders FC and First & Goal Inc. (FGI) announced today the selection of Delaware North Companies Sportservice, a global leader in sports hospitality, as the new exclusive food and beverage services provider at CenturyLink Field, CenturyLink Field Event Center and the WaMu Theater.
Delaware North Companies Sportservice and Texas Rangers Extend Partnership at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington
12.19.2012

Delaware North Companies Sportservice and Texas Rangers Extend Partnership at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington

BUFFALO, N.Y. and ARLINGTON, Texas (Dec. 18, 2012) – Delaware North Companies Sportservice, a global leader in sports hospitality, and the Texas Rangers have agreed to a long-term contract extension at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. Sportservice has served as the Rangers’ food and beverage provider since the ballpark opened in 1994, and took on retail services in 2012.
Delaware North Companies Helps Travelers with Last Minute Gift Ideas at Airports
12.19.2012

Delaware North Companies Helps Travelers with Last Minute Gift Ideas at Airports

BUFFALO, N.Y. (Dec. 19, 2012) – The holiday season is in full swing. For millions of people, that means it’s time to pack the bags and shuffle off to the airport. If you got through security and realized that you forgot a gift for a loved one, there is still plenty of shopping that can be done – at the airport.

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Open Dec. 25 for the First Time; Free Child Admission with Paid Adult Dec. 17 - Jan. 7
12.17.2012

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Open Dec. 25 for the First Time; Free Child Admission with Paid Adult Dec. 17 - Jan. 7

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is celebrating the holidays by opening to guests on Christmas Day for the first time in 45 years, and offering a holiday gift to visitors: one child age 11 and under free with the purchase of a paid adult admission Dec. 17 through Jan. 7.
Delaware North Joins PRO*ACT as First Hospitality Partner In New Greener Fields Together™ Sustainability Program
12.04.2012

Delaware North Joins PRO*ACT as First Hospitality Partner In New Greener Fields Together™ Sustainability Program

BUFFALO, N.Y. and MONTEREY, Calif. (Dec. 4, 2012) – Delaware North Companies, one of the nation’s largest hospitality groups, has signed an agreement to become the first major hospitality and foodservice company to join Greener Fields Together, the sustainability program recently launched by leading national produce distributor, PRO*ACT. 
Delaware North Companies and the Jacobs Family Announce $1 Million Gift to Say Yes Buffalo Scholarship
11.14.2012

Delaware North Companies and the Jacobs Family Announce $1 Million Gift to Say Yes Buffalo Scholarship

BUFFALO, N.Y.,(Nov. 14, 2012) –Delaware North Companies and the Jacobs family declared their support for the Say Yes Buffalo Scholarship today with a $1 million gift. 
 
When added to previous commitments from Western New York individuals, families, organizations and businesses, more than $17.5 million has now been raised locally to provide postsecondary tuition scholarships for graduates of Buffalo public and charter schools.
 

Delaware North Companies Debuts First Location of Food Network Kitchen at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

Delaware North Companies Debuts First Location of Food Network Kitchen at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (November 8, 2012) – Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, one of the nation’s leading airport food service concessionaires and retail companies, in partnership with Food Network, today, debuted the nation’s first airport outpost of Food Network Kitchen at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. The grand opening celebration of the restaurant took place in Terminal 3, Concourse F, and was attended by city and county elected officials and dignitaries as well as by Delaware North Companies, Food Network and Broward County Aviation executives.
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Offers Rare Opportunity For Guests to View Atlantis Inside its New Home
11.05.2012

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Offers Rare Opportunity For Guests to View Atlantis Inside its New Home

Beginning Saturday and continuing through Nov. 11, visitors to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will have a limited opportunity to see Space Shuttle Atlantis inside its new home.
Second Annual Great Barrier Reef Swim at Heron Island a Huge Success
10.31.2012

Second Annual Great Barrier Reef Swim at Heron Island a Huge Success

AUSTRALIA (Oct. 29, 2012) – After a successful inaugural swim for 2011 that sold out within days, Oceanswims.com in conjunction with Heron Island held the second annual Great Barrier Reef Swim on October 18-22, 2012. Accompanied by well-known, highly respected coaches of elite swimmers and Olympians, ocean swimmers of all ages took part in the sold-out competition.