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Florida Attractions Association Now Offers Online Ticket Purchasing with Reserve Direct

The Florida Attractions Association, the professional industry association for Florida’s finest family attractions, has partnered with Reserve Direct to provide online ticket sales to its attractions on their redesigned travel website, www.floridaattractions.com. Using Reserve Direct’s white-label service, travelers can now purchase tickets to their favorite Florida attractions directly from this user-friendly website, which has been rebuilt to include easy access from smartphones and tablets.

“The Association is thrilled to launch our new consumer site with Reserve Direct’s booking engine,” said Bill Lupfer, President & CEO. “Reserve Direct’s existing relationships with many of our members made this partnership a natural fit.”

Rosemarie Young of Reserve Direct and Mike Donaldson of Florida Attractions Association
Rosemarie Young of Reserve Direct and Mike Donaldson of Florida Attractions Association

The Association is comprised of over 110 attractions from across the state, including theme parks, airboat rides, water parks, gardens, museums, dinner shows, zoos, aquariums, family entertainment centers, and more. The purpose of the Association is to promote and advance the interests of the attraction industry throughout the state by linking the passion and creativity of hundreds of industry professionals.

“It’s a privilege to expand our services throughout the state of Florida,” said John Johnson, President of Reserve Direct. “Our model is designed to make trip planning and ticket purchase easy and affordable. We believe our technology is second to none for both the travel supplier and the consumer.”

Reserve Direct, an online travel company, launched its first Florida-based consumer reservation website in 2006 and now operates in Orlando, Destin, Panama City Beach, and St. Augustine. They plan to launch websites for Tampa, Miami and the Florida Keys in 2015.

In operation since 2001, Reserve Direct also serves markets outside the state of Florida such as Branson, Myrtle Beach, Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Williamsburg, New York City, San Diego, and Hawaii. They provide a unique reservation model that focuses on the destination vacation experience, with many of their locations including hotel reservations in addition to attraction tickets.