SOURCE: Mississippi Delta Tourism Association
CLARKSDALE, MS–(Marketwire – August 10, 2010) – In celebration of the authentic Americana culture of the Mississippi Delta, The Mississippi Delta Tourism Association (MDTA) is inviting visitors to register for its Fall Deep in the Delta Extended Week-end Getaway sweepstakes. The sweepstakes will award one grand prize winner with an immersive tour for two into Three Delta towns for Three Days of fantastic Delta food, nightlife, music, lodging and VIP guided tours to Only in the Delta attractions and events.
Three Delta Towns! Three Days of Delta Fun!
October 14 – October 16, 2010
Day 1: Thursday, October 14th: Cleveland -“Best Small Town in America”
Enjoy your day and night in “one of the best 100 small towns in America” where Delta culture, music and history sync up with a modern college town atmosphere.
Day 2: Friday, October 15th: Historic Greenville on the Mississippi River
Today it’s lovely Greenville on the Mighty Mississippi — home of Kermit the Frog, the legendary Doe’s Eat Place and the Walnut Street Entertainment District.
Day 3: Saturday, October 16th: Greenwood in the heart of the Delta
Prepare to relax in luxury in the friendly city of Greenwood. Historic downtown offers shops, cafés, the Viking Cooking School and your own room at The Alluvian Hotel.
“The Mississippi Delta Tourism Association enjoys introducing visitors to the Americana culture, music, attractions and food that are found only in the Delta,” stated MDTA Director Kim Terrell. “Our Fall Deep in the Delta vacation sweepstakes is designed to provide an intimate and immersive experience that will make our visitors feel as if they are truly a part of the Delta family. It’s a joy to watch newcomers discover the Delta and then tell us how they can’t wait to come back.”
Anyone age 21 or older can register for the Delta fall getaway through September 15, 2010 at www.VisitTheDelta.com/sweepstakes. There is no purchase necessary to participate.
MDTA also offers vacation package deals that are updated regularly on VisitTheDelta.com. The site also features event listings, an interactive map and downloadable visitor guides to help plan your vacation.
About Mississippi Delta Tourism Association
MDTA is a regional marketing organization that promotes travel and tourism in the Mississippi Delta. The association in comprised of tourism organizations in the following Delta locations: DeSoto County, Tunica, Clarksdale, Greenville, Greenwood, Cleveland, Indianola, Yazoo County and Vicksburg.