SOUTHLAKE, Texas, March 16 /PRNewswire/ — Travelocity(R) TotalTrip(SM)
can already get you from the airport to your hotel, up the lifts of the
coolest ski resorts across the country and through the turnstiles at the most
popular theme parks and family attractions anywhere. And now it is giving
star-struck travelers everywhere the chance to rub elbows with pop sensation
Jessica Simpson, the legendary Patti LaBelle and some of the other hottest
names in music at the “VH1 Divas” Concert at the MGM Grand on Sunday, April
For a very limited time, Travelocity is offering tickets to the show as a
Travel Extra for customers who book a TotalTrip flight + hotel package to Las
Vegas staying over on Sunday, April 18th. For your chance to experience “VH1
Divas” in concert, simply click the “Flight + Hotel” option directly from the
Travelocity homepage or the “Vacations” tab. Once customers have chosen their
flight and hotel options in Las Vegas, they’ll see the VH1 Divas Show tickets
available from the Travel Extras page. Then they just select the number of
tickets — up to eight — and complete the purchase. Travelocity shoppers
purchasing their tickets as a TotalTrip Travel Extra will also enjoy a
specially designated seating section at the show.
“Partnering with VH1 for this promotion is another great example of how
Travelocity adds value to the consumer’s complete travel experience,” said
Bryan Saltzburg, vice president of packaging and cruises for Travelocity. “It
will be a glamorous night and we are thrilled to be a part of it.”
Travelocity and VH1 are also pleased to announce that for a limited time,
travelers purchasing a Travelocity TotalTrip flight+hotel will automatically
be entered in the 2004 VH1 Divas Sweepstakes, for a chance to win a trip to
Las Vegas and tickets to the VH1 Divas Show (including two VIP Access
Passes!). More information about the sweepstakes is available at
The Seventh Annual Star-Studded VH1 Divas Show is a benefit concert for
the VH1 Save the Music Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to
restoring instrumental music programs in America’s public schools and raising
awareness of the positive impact that music participation has on students.
Performers include Patti LaBelle, Jessica Simpson, and other special guests.
This live show will take place on Sunday, April 18 at 9pm ET/PT at the MGM
Grand in Las Vegas.
Travelocity, a Sabre Holdings(TM) company, the pioneer in online travel,
gives consumers access to hundreds of airlines, thousands of hotels, cruise,
last-minute and vacations packages, entertainment tickets, best-in-class car
rental companies, and ground transportation all backed by 24-hour customer
service. With 41 million members, Travelocity is the sixth largest travel
agency in the United States and has been recognized for its global leadership
in online travel and powers five multi-lingual travel Web sites worldwide.
Sabre Holdings Corporation (NYSE: TSG) is a world leader in travel
commerce, retailing travel products and providing distribution and technology
solutions for the travel industry. More information about Sabre Holdings is
available at http://www.sabre-holdings.com .
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SOURCE Travelocity -0- 03/16/2004 /CONTACT: Judy Haveson, +1-212-554-7425, or firstname.lastname@example.org , or Mary Kate Smither, +1-972-488-4790, or email@example.com , both for Travelocity/ /Web site: http://www.travelocity.com http://www.sabre-holdings.com http://www.travelocity.com/divaslive / (TSG) CO: Travelocity; Sabre Holdings Corporation; VH1 Save the Music Foundation ST: Texas, Nevada IN: TRA LEI CPR MLM ENT TVN MUS SU: NPT PDT CJ-AP -- DATU008 -- 8962 03/16/2004 07:01 EST http://www.prnewswire.com