Lambert- St. Louis International Airport is excited to hold a week- long celebration just for passengers.  May 5-11, 2013 has been deemed National Tourism/Customer Appreciation Week.   Passengers coming in and out of Lambert- St. Louis International Airport May 5-11 can look forward to some surprises.   It is part of the airport’s focus on providing excellent customer service and the customer service program, Catch Us Giving.  Lambert’s partners, contractors and Airline personnel are using customer appreciation week as their special way of thanking passengers for their business.  Staff members are excited to kick off the week showcasing their musical talents Monday, May 6.  Several staff members will sing or play on the entertainment stage in Terminal 1.  There will also be performances by employees in Terminal 2.   Tuesday is Mascot Day.  Mascots Louie from the St. Louis Blues, Fredbird with the St. Louis Cardinals and Rampage with the St. Louis Rams camps will stop by Lambert Airport to meet and greet visitors.  The weeklong event will have participation from a popular St. Louis attraction, Six Flags too.  WB characters Daffy Duck and Bugs Bunny will be on hand to take pictures as well as US Bank’s Captain Shield.   Retailers such as InMotion Entertainment will offer passengers discounts and free giveaways while they last.  Explore St. Louis will wrap up customer appreciation week by giving passengers a taste of St. Louis.  They will hand out one of the city’s signature food items, pre-packaged gooey Louie cakes.   Here’s the line-up for National Tourism/Customer Appreciation Week, May 5-11, 2013.

Monday-Lambert Airport Talent Showcase

10:30-11:45 am- Guitarist/Singer Lupe

Tuesday- Mascot Day

Six Flags/WB Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck- 12-2pm (Terminal 2)

St. Louis Blues-Louie-12pm (Terminal 1)

St. Louis Cardinals-Fredbird- 3pm (Terminal 1)

St. Louis Rams-Rampage-3pm (Terminal 1)

Wednesday- Airlines Day

Thursday- Lambert Talent Showcase

10:30-11:45am-Pianist Bryan Johnson (United Airlines)-Terminal 1

12:30-1:15pm-Singer Ric Louis (TSA)-Terminal 1

1:30-2:00pm-Dana Washington (United Airlines)-Terminal 1

1:30-2:30pm- Saxophonist Readus Miller- (Shoe Shine)-Terminal 2

Friday-Local Bands and Explore St. Louis Day

Explore St. Louis- Louie Gooey Cakes

*Take pictures with  famous St. Louis Icon Chuck Berry*

The Chuck Berry cutout will be available for passengers to take pictures with him!