from the press release
Leapies with rare February 29th birthdays have something extra to celebrate this year: Several Loews Hotels are offering birthday compliments, from a poolside beverage to a birthday dinner.
Did you know? A leap year occurs every four years to better sync the calendar year with the solar year. The chance of becoming a “Leapie” with this special birthday? About 1 in 1,500! That’s something to celebrate!
Leap Year Happy Hour offers include:
• At Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, AZ “Leapies” can celebrate with a complimentary entrée in the Flying V Bar & Grill. Everyone can celebrate with a special $4 Leap Year Happy Hour from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Flying V and 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Cascade lounge. Savor snacks such as lamb sliders with sweet potato fries or tamale-fried calamari for just $4. Leap Year Martinis are also just $4.
• The Loews Atlanta Hotel invites Leap Day babies who remain forever young to enjoy a complimentary specialty cocktail in Bar Eleven on February 29. The festive cocktail selection includes the Le Coco with green mango peach tea infused Square vodka, fresh lemon juice, muddled blueberries and Astoria Lounge Cuvee Prosecco.
• The Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando will host a Leap Day Happy Hour from 5 to 7 p.m. in Orchid Court Lounge featuring $6 wines by the glass, $5 mixed drinks, $4 draft beers and a classic martini with an island twist. “Leapies” will enjoy one of the featured drinks complimentary on their birthday.
• The Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando will feature specialty holiday cocktails such as the “Leap Mary,” a bloody mary with a wasabi kick ($9.50) and the “Skip Ahead,” Captain Morgan Spiced Rum and ginger ale ($9.50). “Leapies” will enjoy one of the featured drinks complimentary on their birthday.
About Loews Hotels
Headquartered in New York City, Loews Hotels owns and/or operates 18 hotels and resorts in the U.S. and Canada, including its newest, the 414-room Loews Atlanta Hotel that opened April 1, 2010. Located in major city centers and resort destinations from coast to coast, the Loews portfolio features one-of-a-kind properties that go beyond Four Diamond standards to delight guests with a supremely comfortable, uniquely local and vibrant travel experience. Loews boasts some of the industry’s most innovative and successful travel programs, including Loews Loves Kids for families and Loews Loves Pets for discerning animals on the road. For reservations or more information on Loews Hotels, call 1-800-23-LOEWS or check out the website.