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From Concert Tour to the Tarmac: Live at 35 with O.A.R.

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Recently we had special guests, O.A.R., with us at the Baltimore/Washington Airport.  Marc Roberge, Jerry Depizzo, and Richard On traded in their guitars for boarding passes and received a round of applause from our Customers and Employees.  Customers were excited to see the guys assist Southwest Employees with taking Customer tickets and marshaling in an aircraft; they then... read more

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It’s A Great Big World Out There

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Wow … what A Great Big surprise for Southwest Customers at Chicago Midway and the Passengers onboard a recent flight from Chicago to Vegas.  The band, A Great Big World, traveled from their hometown of New York to Las Vegas for an event to bring in the New Year. Customers passing through Chicago Midway's Terminal B were stunned to hear the amazing voices of Ian Axel and... read more

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Live at 35 Top Five Favorite Moments of 2013

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At Southwest, we LUV surprising our Customers with live entertainment at 35,000 feet and who knows where we’ll show up next year ... maybe on your flight!  Here’s a look at our favorite Live at 35 moments from 2013: 1)  Gavin DeGraw flew with us Aug. 21 from Phoenix to Los Angeles and it was one of the Best Times WE Ever Had!   2)  Plain White T’s spent time... read more

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Rocking Around … in the Napa Valley!

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After a fall calendar full of Live at 35 performances on Southwest aircraft, Live In The Vineyard once again produced an incredible event in the foothills of California's famed wine country.  Watch the video for behind-the-scenes access to some of the great artists who performed in these fun venues! Unforgettable performances from emerging artists and fan favorites rocked... read more

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‘Bookmarks’ LIVE from the Southwest Porch

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http://youtu.be/VcSfKSJzJEE Southwest Airlines hosted Live In The Vineyard alumni, Five for Fighting, on a beautiful September afternoon, just a day after releasing the sixth album, Bookmarks.  What better venue to perform live the hit new release, “What If,” than from the Southwest Porch at Bryant Park?  John Ondrasik of Five for Fighting was one of Live In The... read more

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Texas? Oklahoma? We don’t judge …

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That is unless you’re pulling an 83,000-pound Southwest Airlines 737 aircraft half the length of a regulation football field!  Today, at Southwest Airlines in Dallas, Employees put their game faces on for the annual Southwest Airlines Pigskin Plane Pull to kick off the TX/OU weekend! The event has taken place for 12-consecutive years as Southwest Employees, adorned in... read more

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Cheers to Music, Wine, Food, and You with Live In The Vineyard!

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Southwest Airlines is kicking off another season as the Official Airline of “Live In The Vineyard.” Held twice a year in Napa Valley, “Live In The Vineyard” is a private, once-in-a-lifetime, three-day festival filled with music, food, and wine.  The event spotlights both emerging recording artists and established marquee bands.  Tickets for this special event can’t... read more

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Live at 35: Enchanted in the Sky!

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On Friday, March 30th, passengers loaded one of our canyon blues in Indy, bound for the Magic Kingdom.  Not to be outdone by the mouse, there was some magic in store for these Customers on our flight, as those who spied the official Live in the Vineyard decal could have guessed. The decaled Southwest plane serves as a concert venue in the sky for our Live at 35 concert... read more

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SeaWorld’s new Manta

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Southwest Airlines Flight Attendants from our Orlando Base were one of the first to preview Flying on Manta. They found out what it’s like to spin, glide, skim and soar like a giant ray as they experienced the only flying roller coaster of its kind in the world.  A seamless blend of up-close animal encounters with a head-first, face-down thrill ride, Manta is an adventure... read more

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Celebrate Your Mom

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As many of you know, we love celebrating around here at Southwest Airlines, and this is the time of year to Celebrate Moms.  We’ve partnered with Disney and Macy’s to send 51 deserving Moms on a coast-to-coast celebration that includes royal treatment from Disney.  To enter and learn more, go to www.macys.com/mom.  As a mom myself of three awesome kids, many of our... read more

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