Embassy Suites by Hilton at Destiny USA: Opening Early September!
Construction remains ahead of schedule at Destiny USA’s first on-site hotel, an Embassy Suites by Hilton. The hotel features 209 spacious suites, an indoor heated pool, a 24/7 complimentary fitness center, 6,749 square feet of meeting space, and an additional 5,769 square feet of event space. Embassy Suites will feature free made-to-order breakfast and a two hour complimentary Evening Reception with drinks and snacks. The new hotel is steps away from Destiny USA, New York’s largest shopping, dining, outlet, and entertainment destination. Embassy Suites by Hilton is expected to open early September. For information on booking please contact Ashley Brozenick, Director of Sales and Marketing, at 315.313.1650. Click here for more information.
New Shops Coming Soon to Enhance Your Visit at Destiny USA!
New stores are coming soon to Destiny USA! Check out what’s opening in the future:
Athletic Apex: A health and fitness company committed to helping people of all ages reach the peak of their body’s potential. Athletic Apex provides the latest cutting edge technology, methods, workout environment, and education in bio-performance.
BoxLunch: Opening this August! BoxLunch offers a selection of the world’s most popular shirts, accessories, collectibles, beauty and more for pop culture enthusiasts. With every $10 spent, BoxLunch will help provide a meal secured by Feeding America on behalf of local member food banks.
Now Open at Destiny USA!
All-Star Alley & Tavern: A casual dining and entertainment destination with 24 bowling lanes, live-music, two full-service bars, arcade games and more! All-Star Alley & Tavern has private spaces and can host events up to 1,000 guests for corporate events, reunions, or other social events. All-Star Alley & Tavern is located on the third level of The Canyon.
Windsor: Retailer offering women’s on-trend apparel, accessories, and shoes. Windsor opened July 13th and is located on the first level next to Express.
Brand New Destiny USA Entertainment Guide!
Destiny USA is now offering an Entertainment Guide for groups to use when looking to host private events, birthday parties, and more! The Entertainment Guide features 13 venues and provides all the information guests need to find the venue that works for them. Check out the Entertainment Guide here!
The Great New York State Fair Returns in August!
The Great New York State Fair is a multi-day showcase of agriculture, entertainment, education and technology taking place this year from August 23rd through Labor Day, September 4th at the Empire Expo Center, located only 10 minutes away from Destiny USA. With midway rides, concessionaires, exhibits and concerts, it has become New York’s largest annual event and an end-of-summer tradition for hundreds of thousands of families from all over the country. It is the oldest and one of the largest state fairs in the USA, with over a million visitors annually. Add more fun to your Syracuse itinerary by stopping by the Fair! As a convenience, daily shuttle service is available from Destiny USA directly to the fairgrounds. For additional information and ticket pricing click here. Every Destiny USA Summer Fun Pass comes with a FREE ticket to the Fair!
Enjoy Live Music, Minutes from Destiny USA!
The Lakeview Amphitheater is in its second year of hosting concerts of all genres, including many national recording artists, minutes away from Destiny USA. The lakefront stage features 16 shows with pavilion and grass seating for guests to enjoy the entertainment. The dates for this summer’s concerts are as follows:
7/15 at 6:45 pm: Incubus & Jimmy Eat World
7/16 at 4 pm: Outlaw Music Festival: Willie Nelson, Sheryl Crow & My Morning Jacket
7/19 at 6 pm: Krockathon: Korn & Stone Sour
7/29 at 7:30 pm: Boston-The Band & Joann Jett and The Blackhearts
8/5 at 7 pm: Kings of Leon & Nathaniel Ratleliff and The Night Sweats
8/11 at 8 pm: Goo Goo Dolls & Phillip Phillips
8/12 at 7 pm: Luke Bryan & Brett Eldridge
8/ 16 at 8 pm: Joe Bonamassa
8/19 at 7 pm: United We Rock Tour: Styx, REO Speedwagon & Don Felder
8/22 at 7 pm: John Mayer
8/25 at 7 pm: Brantley Gilbert & Tyler Farr
8/26 at 7:30 pm: Future, Wizkid & Zoey Dollaz
9/9 6:45 pm: Matchbox Twenty & Counting Crows
On the Road Again:
After a record-breaking June, with motor coach visitation up 93% over last year, Destiny USA representatives will be busy on the trade show circuit for the rest of the year spreading the word on everything the property and surrounding area have to offer your clients to enhance your itineraries. Look for us at the following shows for our latest updates:
- Destinations of NYS NYC Sales Exchange at Rosie O’Grady’s: 7/18/2017
- Destinations of NYS Group Travel Show in Verona at Turning Stone Casino & Resort: 8/28/2017
- SYTA Annual Conference in Albuquerque: 8/25-29, 2017
- ONE Travel Conference in Las Vegas at the Tropicana: 9/24-27, 2017
- East West Annual China Sales Mission in Beijing, Shanghai and Taipei: 10/15-24, 2017
- WTM in London: 11/5-8, 2017
- OMCA Marketplace in Toronto: 11/5-8, 2017
- NTA Travel Exchange in San Antonio: 12/14-18, 2017
Hope to see you!