DFW International Airport spreads #DFWFindJoy during Thanksgiving

Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport said it is encouraging the 1.89 million customers expected to fly through the airport this Thanksgiving holiday season to #DFWFindJoy while at DFW.

The airport projects an expected 2.7 percent increase in holiday travelers this Thanksgiving travel period, which runs from November 20 through December 1, 2015. While at DFW Airport, customers can find deals, new tastes and other delights for the Thanksgiving holidays, simply by downloading the newly updated DFW Airport Mobile App or by using the social media hashtag #DFWFindJoy.

DFW Parking customers who enter the Airport on Sunday, November 22 and Monday, November 23 will be eligible to park in the Terminal lots at a discounted rate of USD10 per day for the duration of their stay. The USD10 rate represents a 55 percent discount from the usual Terminal Parking rate of USD22 per day for the Airport´s most convenient and close-in parking spaces.

Also for the holidays, the cheer will be evident in each of the airport´s five terminals with giant gift boxes deployed to serve as backdrops for family photos. Customers are encouraged to share their photos on social media using the hashtag #DFWFindJoy. The airport will also station luggage porters in the parking garages during the busiest travel days to assist customers with their belongings, and DFW employees will continue their Holiday Helpers tradition by assisting customers in the terminals.

For this year, the DFW Airport Mobile App is all new, giving customers all the information they need about the offerings at the airport right at their fingertips. The DFW Airport Mobile App provides real-time information about parking availability, restaurants, shops, amenities and services, and now features walking turn-by-turn directions to locations inside the terminals. The Mobile App is available as a free download for Apple iOS (iTunes) and Android (Google Play Store) mobile devices including smartphones and tablets.

Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport welcomes more than 63 million customers along their journey every year, elevating DFW to a status as one of the most frequently visited superhub airports in the world. Centered between its owner cities of Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, DFW serves as a major economic generator for the North Texas region, producing over USD37 billion in economic impact each year by connecting people through business and leisure travel.