Photo Credit: Visit Cabarrus Known as “Where Racing Lives,” Cabarrus County, North Carolina is a bucket list destination for motorsports fans. It’s the only place on earth where you can visit Charlotte Motor Speedway, discover legendary driver Dale Earnhardt’s hometown, watch crews at work inside NASCAR Race Shops and get behind the wheel of a stock car all in one visit! Along with major events like the NASCAR All-Star Race, Coca-Cola 600 and ROVAL 400, Charlotte Motor Speedway also hosts highly-anticipated races, including the NHRA 4-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway and World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track. [...]
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Photo Credit: Richmond Region TourismPlanning a getaway? Visit one of America’s oldest major cities with low-cost, nonstop Allegiant flights from PGD to RIC!Richmond, Virginia is the perfect spot for history buffs! Stop by St. John’s Church where Patrick Henry made his famous “give me liberty or give me death,” speech in 1775. The church remains active and open to visitors for guided tours. Ever wonder what life was like 400 years ago? Take a step back in time and visit Henricus Historical Park. This park recreates what everyday life was like in the “Citie of Henricus,” the second successful English settlement [...]
Photo Credit: Memphis Tourism (Craig Thompson) Blues, soul and rock ‘n’ roll, and that's just the beginning. Memphis is the destination for unforgettable Southern hospitality, an immersive cultural experience and delicious food. This city is home to America’s most iconic street with historic Beale Street, live music every day of the week, 60 plus attractions to enjoy, and award-winning BBQ at 100 different restaurants. Make your trip to Memphis a family affair and have fun with everyone from your toddler to the grandparents. Everyone will enjoy taking a relaxing riverboat cruise along the Mississippi, having adventures at the Bass Pro [...]
Photo Credit: Traverse City Tourism Escape to Traverse City this winter with a low cost, nonstop Allegiant flight and experience all the scenic views Michigan has to offer! The fun is just beginning in winter, so take a trip along the Traverse Wine Coast. With 40+ wineries to choose from, it’s a wine lover’s paradise – sip sip hooray! You’ll fall in love with this wine country as you taste and enjoy an array of different wines, all while taking in the beautiful coastal and scenic countryside surroundings. If you’re feeling more adventurous check out the Dune Climb at Sleeping Bear Dunes [...]
Photo Credit: visitRaleigh Get into the holiday spirit with low-cost, nonstop Allegiant flights to Raleigh, North Carolina! What better way to experience the joy of the season than with a trip to Piper Lights? Drive through seven acres of captivating Christmas light displays and then hop on a train to visit jolly old Saint Nick! This nationally recognized 30-year tradition is one you won’t want to miss. If one nationally known destination isn’t enough for you, check out Raleigh Beer Garden. With 350+ beers on tap, it was named the world’s largest draft beer selection under one roof by Guinness [...]
Photo Credit: The Strong Museum Looking for that perfect play-cation destination that's fun for the whole family? Consider Rochester, NY! You can get there with a low-cost, nonstop Allegiant flight this Fall. The city is home to the The Strong Museum which is the ultimate play destination for families of all ages! The museum boasts two floors of interactive exhibits and the world’s largest collection of toys, dolls, games, and electronic games. It’s also home to the National Toy Hall of Fame and World Video Game Hall of Fame. The best part is, the fun starts the moment you arrive at ROC, where mini- [...]
Photo Credit: N.Millard/GoProvidence.com Experience art that engages the senses! The WaterFire Providence full lighting is happening this month in RI and, it’s just a low-cost, nonstop Allegiant flight away! WaterFire is an award-winning sculpture by Barnaby Evans installed on the three rivers of downtown Providence. Considered a moving symbol of the city’s renaissance, the sculpture attracts hundreds of thousands of attendees each year to experience the magic of 80+ sparkling bonfires, torch-lit vessels traveling down the river, the fragrant scent of aromatic wood smoke, flickering firelight on the arched bridges and enchanting music from around the world. The excitement runs through November. Summer is [...]
Photo Credit: West Rock Wake Park Itching for some summer adventure? Escape to Rockford, IL with a low-cost, nonstop Allegiant flight out of PGD! Whether you’re a beginner or a total pro, get in on the waterskiing and wakeboarding fun at West Rock Wake Park! No boat? No problem! Its revolutionary cable system eliminates the need for a boat, so you can enjoy the sport anytime you want! Be one with nature at Rock Cut State Park. This recreation destination includes two lakes perfect for fishing and canoeing, several hiking and horseback riding trails and wildlife watching. Camp out here, or make a day [...]
Photo Credit: CMA Fest They say music heals the soul. So what better place to plan your summer vacation to than Music City?! Nashville, TN is just a low-cost, nonstop Allegiant flight away from PGD! Regardless of your taste in tunes, there’s something for everyone in June! That’s when CMA Fest rolls into town, and Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival happens in nearby Manchester. Considered the ultimate country music fan experience, CMA Fest features four days and nights of country music on multiple daytime stages with all-star nightly shows at Nissan Stadium. Some of the biggest names in country music volunteer their time to [...]
Photo Credit: White River State Park This spring, plan a vacation that’s fast and furious with a low-cost, nonstop Allegiant flight to Indianapolis, IN. May is the perfect time to visit, as drivers take to the starting lines for the annual Indy 500 at the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway. But there’s a surprise waiting around every turn here! Called the Circle City, downtown Indy is anchored by the Soldiers and Sailors Monument. It pays tribute to our nation’s fallen and sits on a circular, brick street in the heart of downtown. Explore Indy’s Canal Walk by foot, bike or our personal favorite … an authentic [...]