Jeff Guaracino

Tourists in Philadelphia
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Hadas Kuznits
February 03, 2020 - 4:15 am
Tourism in Philadelphia was strong last year, according to Visit Philadelphia’s annual report. Going forward, it will roll out several marketing campaigns aimed at attracting more visitors to the city. Read more here.
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Hadas Kuznits
January 30, 2020 - 4:50 pm
Visit Philadelphia has partnered with the James Beard Foundation to help promote food tourism in the city this year. Listen to the full story on the KYW Newsradio original podcast What’s Cooking.
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LOVE Park
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Tim Jimenez
November 19, 2019 - 12:35 pm
What do the Kalahari Desert, the temples of Abu Simbel, Egypt, and the City of Brotherly Love have in common? Usually nothing, but on Tuesday, they all made National Geographic’s list of the best trips to take in 2020. Read more here.
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Philadelphia's Welcome America festival has a new leader this year: President and CEO Michael DelBene, who takes over on Feb. 6.
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John McDevitt
January 24, 2019 - 1:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Summer is a long way off, but plans are underway for more than 50 free events surrounding Philadelphia's Welcome America celebration for the July 4th holiday. The festival has a new leader this year. President and CEO Michael DelBene takes over on Feb. 6. He was the...
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The Frontier Airlines check-in counter is shown at Philadelphia International Airport.
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John McDevitt
January 08, 2019 - 1:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In the spring, Frontier Airlines will add service from Philadelphia to Atlanta, Las Vegas, Myrtle Beach, Pensacola and Raleigh/Durham. The additions will raise to 31 the number of destination options the Denver-based carrier gives to travelers into and out of...
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Philly is unveiling Holiday Festival details.
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Pat Loeb
November 09, 2018 - 2:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With Thanksgiving fast approaching, Philadelphia officials are getting ready for the annual Holiday Fest . They announced some of the free family activities at a Friday news conference in City Hall. City Rep Sheila Hess and Visit Philly chief Jeff Guaracino gave a...
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Mark Abrams
September 06, 2018 - 5:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A longtime booster of tourism in Philadelphia and Atlantic City has been selected to lead the Visit Philadelphia organization. Jeff Guaracino — the current president and CEO of the Welcome America organization, which produces the annual Fourth of July celebration in...
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The 2018 Wawa Welcome America lineup has been unveiled.
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Andrew Kramer
May 21, 2018 - 7:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - Wawa Welcome America is Philadelphia's largest annual citywide event. We learned last month that rapper Pitbull will be headlining the July 4th concert on the Parkway . And on Monday, the party got started early as the rest of the 2018 lineup was unveiled at the...
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May 21, 2018 - 1:49 pm
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