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Frenchy’s Oasis Motel adds third consecutive White Glove Award and four Awards of Excellence

Florida Superior Small Lodging Association (SSL), one of the hospitality industry’s oldest and most respected associations for boutique lodgings under 50 rooms, recently announced that Frenchy’s Oasis Motel was once again among the winners of the prestigious Donal A. Dermody White Glove … Continue reading

Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week: May 12-18, 2013

Join us at the 4th Annual Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week kick off event on May 10th from 5-9pm on BeachWalk, next to the Hyatt Hotel on Clearwater Beach.  We are excited to join more than 25 participating restaurants to sample some of … Continue reading

Frenchy’s Sugar Sand Festival: All the details

Here is a full schedule of the 10 days of events, provided by the City of Clearwater. Visit SugarSandFestival.com for more info. Friday, April 19 Grand Opening! Sugar Sand Walk Exhibit, noon to 10 p.m. Camp Hyatt Sand Box, 10 a.m. to … Continue reading

Frenchy’s Sugar Sand Festival featured on Good Day Tampa Bay

Charley Belcher, feature reporter for Fox 13, spent the morning out on Clearwater Beach to showcase the upcoming Frenchy’s Sugar Sand Festival.  See the video clips below from his Good Day Tampa Bay segment: Video 1: Hanging out in the … Continue reading

Frenchy’s Donates VIP Dining Experience to Benefit Nonprofits During 10-Day Beach Festival

During the Frenchy’s Sugar Sand Festival coming to Clearwater Beach, April 19-28, 2013, master sand sculptors will be carving custom seating areas right into the sand to be used by top sponsors for exclusive dining experiences.  As the title sponsor, Frenchy’s … Continue reading

Frenchy’s announces special promotions during the 10-day Frenchy’s Sugar Sand Festival

One thousand tons of Clearwater Beach’s famous sugar sand will come to life during Frenchy’s Sugar Sand Festival,  April 19-28, 2013.  An artistic walk-through sand sculpture exhibition, sand sculpting competitions, workshops, demonstrations and kids play area will all be part of the fun … Continue reading

Baseball Hall of Fame inductee honored at Frenchy’s Original Cafe

“Hagenfest” took over Frenchy’s Original Café Saturday night as close friends and colleagues of sportswriter Paul Hagen celebrated his upcoming induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Hagen was the Phillies’ beat writer for nearly 20 years before going on to … Continue reading

Frenchy’s Harlem Shake

Yea….we did it. Watch it here on YouTube

USA Today: Clearwater Beach is Florida’s Best Beach Town

Shortly after Clearwater Beach was crowned Florida’s Best Beach Town for 2013 by USA Today readers, journalist Laura Bly came down for a few days of exploring our area to see why we are so awesome 🙂 We are so … Continue reading

Ten Day Festival Celebrates Clearwater Beach Sugar Sands

Celebrating Clearwater’s award-winning white sugar sand beaches, 1,000 tons of our famous sand will come to life in the Sugar Sand Walk Exhibition, an artistic walk-through sand sculpture, housed in a 14,000 square foot tent.  The exhibition will be open … Continue reading