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Media Advisory: You’re Invited

Media Advisory: You’re Invited

DALLAS/FORT WORTH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Spirit Airlines is getting ready for the most talked about nuptials of the year – the uniting of Spirit’s ultra low fares with travelers from the Dallas/Fort Worth region.

Press Conference (Media Invited to Official Wedding Ceremony):

  Friday, April 29, 2011
3:00 pm CST
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
Terminal E, Doorway E-38 upper level
 
Media parking is available at the DFW Terminal E parking garage. Live truck parking available at Terminal E curbside. Curbside vehicles may not be left unattended.

In celebration of Spirit’s new service from DFW to Fort Lauderdale and Las Vegas, Spirit’s Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Barry Biffle will preside over the services.

The bride, adorned in a one-of-a-kind gown accented in yellow with matching 30-foot yellow train and bright yellow couture stole will be chauffeured to the ceremony in her private 40-foot yellow coach. She will be carrying a bouquet of Spirit’s popular $9 Fare Club flowers. The wedding party will be clad in matching yellow attire and $9 Fare Club floral boutonnieres. The bride will walk down the aisle giving away 5,000 free miles and ultra low fares to everyone in attendance.

The Week-Long Reception (no invitation needed – everyone is invited):

The wedding reception celebration begins as the processional coach, carrying the bride and wedding party, make a variety of stops throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth area throughout the week. Spirit will make everyone feel like a royal by giving away millions of Spirit frequent flyer miles to all wedding watchers along the route.

One winner will receive one million miles at each of the following processional stop events! That’s enough for up to 200 round-trip tickets. And you don’t have to be a Royal to participate. Everyone receives 5,000 FREE SPIRIT™ frequent flyer miles* just for showing up to the following events.

Check out the Spirit Luggage Chuck video at http://vimeo.com/21648266.

  Friday, April 29 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Putting Contest
Bear Creek Golf Club
3500 Bear Creek Court, Dallas, TX 75261
 
Saturday, April 30, 2011
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm with finals at 4:00 pm
Luggage Chuck Contest
Allen Premium Outlets (near Neiman Marcus) – Allen, TX
820 W. Stacy Rd., Allen, TX 75013
 
Sunday, May 1, 2011
Virtual Scavenger Hunt from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/SpiritAirlines for clues.

 
Sunday, May 1, 2011 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Putting Contest
Grand Oaks Golf Club
3502 Country Club Dr., Grand Prairie, TX 75052
 
Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 7:00 pm
Giant Trivia Contest
Irving Convention Center
500 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Irving, TX 75039
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm with finals at 8:00 pm
Luggage Chuck Contest
Billy Bob’s Texas
2520 Rodeo Plaza, Fort Worth, TX, 76164
 
Thursday, May 5, 2011
11:30 am – 1:00 pm with finals at 1:00 pm
Luggage Chuck Contest
El Fenix
1601 McKinney Ave., Dallas, TX 79202
 
Friday, May 5, 2011
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm with finals at 8:00 pm
Luggage Chuck Contest
Pappasito’s
10433 Lombardy Ln., Dallas, TX, 75220
 

The Honeymoon:

Of course, we haven’t forgotten about the honeymoon. Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas and beyond!

Spirit’s flights begin on Friday, May 5, 2011 with twice daily non-stop service between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Fort Lauderdale, and twice daily non-stop service to/from Las Vegas.

The romance and fun promises to continue long after the royal ceremonial fanfare of the week. This union allows Dallas/Fort Worth customers the opportunity to fly non-stop to Fort Lauderdale and Las Vegas, as well as connections to more than 25 cities in the Caribbean, Latin America and the U.S. via Spirit’s Fort Lauderdale gateway. As part of its vows, Spirit is committed to offering customers low fares and the option of paying only for the features they value.

Schedule for Spirit’s Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) – Fort Lauderdale (FLL) service effective May 5, 2011:

    Depart     Arrive     Flight #   Stops   Frequency
From Dallas/Fort Worth to Fort Lauderdale:   6:00 am     9:45 am     972**   0   Daily
   

4:55 pm

    8:40 pm     470   0   Daily
From Fort Lauderdale to Dallas/Fort Worth:   7:00 am     9:15 am     469   0   Daily
    8:00 pm     10:15 pm     971   0   Daily

**Flight 972 begins on May 6, 2011.

Schedule for Spirit’s Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) – Las Vegas (LAS) service effective May 5, 2011:

    Depart     Arrive     Flight #   Stops   Frequency
From Dallas/Fort Worth to Las Vegas:   9:50 am     10:50 am     469   0   Daily
    10:55 pm    

11:55 pm

    971   0   Daily
From Las Vegas to Dallas/Fort Worth:   12:45 am     5:15 am     972**   0   Daily
    11:45 am     4:15 pm     470   0   Daily

**Flight 972 begins on May 6, 2011.

About Spirit Airlines

Spirit Airlines (www.spirit.com) is the largest Ultra Low Cost Carrier (ULCC) in the United States, Latin America and the Caribbean. As the unbundling leader in the industry, Spirit allows consumers the option of paying only for the features they value without subsidizing the choices of others. Its all-Airbus fleet flies more than 150 daily flights to 43 destinations. The company is based in South Florida.

Media Note:

Spirit aircraft photos and video b-roll are available at http://marketing.spirit.com/press.

Follow the Spirit Airlines Mega Mile Giveaway Tour on twitter at http://twitter.com/SpiritAirlines with photos available at http://twitrpix.com/user/SpiritAirlines.

*Additional terms, conditions, taxes and fees apply. No purchase necessary. A purchase of any kind will not increase your chances of winning. See Official Rules at www.getfreemiles.com for details. By entering to win, you are agreeing to join the Spirit Airlines email list and will receive promotional notices via email.

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