To the Editor:
Join us from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, to experience "Florida as it was meant to be" at The Gasparilla Inn & Club.
The historic resort will be playing host its seventh annual Community Open House, the night before this season's 99th grand opening Oct. 11.
Showcasing the exciting renovations of this timeless resort, island residents, members and the surrounding communities are all welcome to come and enjoy warm hospitality and explore the newest restorations of this legendary property.
After being greeted on the beautifully restored front porch of The Gasparilla Inn, explore the newly refurbished and redecorated arrival area and living room, as well as the Presidential Suite. Stop by The Inn's newest shopping venue, the Inn Boutique, featuring designer resort wear and jewelry.
Information will be available about The Inn and related facilities available to the public such as the Main Dining Room and the more causal Pink Elephant Restaurant, The Inn Bakery, BZ's for your favorite beverages or The Outlet Restaurant at The Innlet on the Waterfront Motel.
Information will also be available about catering/event services, getaway weekends and special events, as well as details about club memberships.
Back by popular demand is the "behind the scenes" tour of The Inn's newly renovated main kitchen. Meet Executive Chef Peter Timmins and his talented culinary team while experiencing the culinary creations featured in the Main Dining Room. Also, during the open house, The Gasparilla Inn & Club's family welcomes you to explore the many different styles and options for rooms and cottages with a member of The Inn's team.
Whether your desire is to have a lively or peaceful getaway, the choice is always yours to enjoy at The Gasparilla Inn & Club. A host of spectacular activities are offered while basking in the Florida sun and enjoying the Inn's "old-Florida" charm. Join us to explore and experience the warm hospitality of The Gasparilla Inn & Club.
public relations/special events manager
Gasparilla Inn & Club