Florida Draws 28.4 Million Visitors in First Quarter of 2015

Edited: May 18, 2015, 1:18 AM

INCREDIBLE!

The Sun Sentinel reports on Florida's record-breaking first quareter:

"Forida welcomed more visitors in the first three months of this year than any quarter in history. A total of 28.4 million visitors came to the state, up 6.2 percent from the record arrivals a year ago."

Up 6.2% over last year's record first quarter?! That's just STUNNING!

Replies (5)

May 16, 2015, 7:18 AM

And how many of them avoided Sea World? ^_^

Edited: May 16, 2015, 8:10 PM

The numbers for last year Theme park attendance usually comes out in June and I am curious to see them....

But yes this is great growth for Orlando and Florida, maybe Florida will send
TH Creative a check like they do in Alaska from all the oil.
Ya know rom all the tax revenue..

May 17, 2015, 6:30 PM

SeaWorld was up 5%

May 18, 2015, 9:49 AM

Great numbers for my favorite vacation destination. More visitors should translate into more profit. And more profit, hopefully, will turn into additional new experiences.

Edited: May 18, 2015, 1:10 PM

Up 5% from? Last year? Last quarter? Last week?

I'll assume you meant last year for now.

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