Downtown Savannah’s Newest McDonald’s Restaurant Sends The McBites Mobile on a Social Call to Thunderbird Inn

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McBites Mobile to visit Thunderbird Inn in downtown Savannah GA

SAVANNAH Georgia (March 22, 2012) – Thunderbird Inn in downtown Savannah is one of the first downtown businesses to reach out and welcome the newest McDonald’s restaurant to the neighborhood. On Friday, March 23, 2012, at 2:00 p.m., the fun-loving McBites Mobile and team pop in for a social call under the giant neon sign at the so-hip Thunderbird Inn.

Thunderbird Inn manager, Mark Thomas and his Twitter team reached out to cheer on McDonald’s arrival in the northwest quadrant of the Landmark Savannah Historic District. “This is southern reciprocity at its very best to have The McBites Mobile pay a social call at our fun-loving inn! What a pleasure for us, our guests, and all our neighbors!”

Thunderbird Inn’s professional photographer, Tim Nealon will be on hand for photos with neighbors who want a snapshot for their scrapbooks. On request, a digital photo will be made available free.

From Thunderbird Inn, the McBites Mobile will roll on for a spin around the historic district, then onto the new McDonald’s ® Broughton Street location for arrival at 4:00 p.m.

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ABOUT THUNDERBIRD INN

Declaring itself The hippest hotel in Savannah™, the delightfully quirky, Thunderbird Inn (42 rooms) is where the historic downtown Savannah location and hip motel eccentricities meet up. Featured in New York Times, Southern Living, Best10.com, TravelMuse.com, Dog Friendly magazine, the downtown inn-motel recaptures the southern retro spirit of the Swinging Sixties. The youthful General Manager, Mark Thomas, has directed the much-touted marketing toward a bold, free-spirited and young again approach, making the most of the popular resurgence of retro in the United States. Discounted Savannah lodging was never so much fun! Ask about discount local coupons, Staff Picks, and dog friendly / pet-friendly vacation accommodations. 611 West Oglethorpe Avenue, Savannah, GA USA 31401. Toll Free Reservations (866) 324-2661; International +1/912-232-2661; Fax 912-233-5551. Twitter: @TBirdInn; E-mail info@thethunderbirdinn.com; Web: TheThunderbirdInn.com

ABOUT McDONALD’S ® – Savannah GA USA

McDonald’s USA, LLC, is the leading foodservice provider in the United States serving a variety of wholesome food made from quality ingredients to more than 26 million customers every day. Nearly 90 percent of McDonald’s 14,000 U.S. restaurants are independently owned and operated by local business men and women. Customers can now log online for free at any of the more than 12,000 participating Wi-Fi enabled McDonald’s U.S. restaurants. For more information, visit www.mcdonalds.com, or follow your local McDonald’s restaurants on Twitter at http://twitter.com/#!/McD_Savannah and Facebook at http://bit.ly/mcdsvh for updates on our business, promotions, products and events throughout the Savannah area, Lowcountry and Coastal Empire.

Press Contacts:

Thunderbird Inn (downtown)
Sandy Traub 912-398-9828
straub@spatior.com

McDonalds Savannah
Jenna Rhine 904-881-6107
JRhine@daltonagency.com