SEATTLE (September 18, 2012) – Seattle Southside Visitor Services (www.seattlesouthside.com), the official tourism department for the cities of Des Moines, Kent, SeaTac, and Tukwila, is the home base for college and professional footballs fans this season.

New hotel packages available exclusively for Seattle Southside visitors ensure guests are rewarded for their ultimate fandom. The Football Fanatic hotel packages include a pre-game party with food and drink deals in the hotel restaurant or bar, tickets for the Link light rail, team swag souvenirs, complimentary breakfast, free parking, and tailgate snack packs. Participating hotels are as follows:

Cheer on your favorite football team at CenturyLink Field this season. Book a Football Fanatic hotel package where you are rewarded for your extreme fandom. Celebrate with other fanatics before the game at your hotel and then catch a ride on the Link light rail to the game. Get to the game safely without the stress of traffic, finding and paying for parking.

Get hoarse at the NFL's loudest stadium, cozy up with some chili at half time; maybe even get your jersey signed after the game. Feeling worn out yet? Just hop back on the light rail and be whisked back to your hotel for some recovery and relaxation.Seattle Southside encourages fans to safely get to and from the game via light rail and reduce the risk of drunk driving accidents. Hotels not within walking distance of the light rail provide courtesy shuttle pickup.

Every football adventure needs a home base. Make Seattle Southside yours!           

*All rooms are subject to availability.

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About Seattle Southside Visitor Service

Seattle Southside Visitor Services (SSVS) is the leading tourism and marketing organization in South King County. The program offered jointly by the cities of Des Moines, Kent, SeaTac, and Tukwila, is responsible for competitively marketing the area as an ideal travel destination for tourists who wish to explore Western Washington. For more information, please visit www.seattlesouthside.com.  

 MEDIA CONTACTS:       
Ashley Comar
Marketing & Communications Manager
Direct:  206-575-0627 / 206-575-2489
Email: Ashley@seattlesouthside.com