(7/2/14) Opening in 2015, in conjunction with a new Broward County Public Library, the new Pompano Beach Cultural Center will feature a cutting-edge Performance & Event Space, Digital Arts & Media Center and visual arts exhibition space. The Cultural Center will inspire artists to experiment and will draw new audiences to Downtown Pompano’s Creative Arts District. Innovative programming will celebrate the City’s diverse history and cultural organizations. Cultural, literary and civic activities will be brought together at a vibrant, walkable hub and spill out onto a new Arts Plaza, across Atlantic Boulevard into historic Old Pompano and along Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. [...]
(7/2/14) If you like to bike ride on a safe path through attractive and unique surroundings, this story is for you. Significant improvements have been made to Pompano's six mile loop that goes around Community Park, past our historic Pompano Air Park, past the Goodyear Blimp base, past the Greg Norman golf course and around City Center Mall. The section between Citi Center Mall and the Golf Course has been improved by replacing the non-native trees and chain link fence with new trees and a white wooden slat fence. Decorative bollard lighting, bedding plants and mulch were added along the asphalt path. [...]
(4/25/14) Pompano Beach now has one of the prettiest beaches in South Florida - all completely redone in a natural, tasteful and user-friendly way. The Pompano Beach Boulevard streetscape is now revitalized and the project is complete! If you haven’t been to our beach lately, you'll be amazed at the transformation. There are promenade-style sidewalks, on-street parking, beautiful landscaping, playground equipment, adult exercise equipment and a fun, interactive water fountain. The new Great Lawn is home to free concerts or just to stroll and enjoy. In addition, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently renourished three miles of shoreline with new sand.
The 2014 IFBT-USA Beach Tennis World Cup will take place in beautiful city of Pompano Beach, FL on May 23-25, throughout Memorial Day Weekend, with the support of sponsors including Beach Vacation Rentals, Frank Congemi, Red Bull and Vita Coco. Last year over 200 of the top beach tennis athletes from around the world gathered to compete for prize money and the title of being the best in this soon-to-be Olympic Sport. The 6th Annual Beach Tennis World Cup has grown into one of the premier beach events in South Florida. The atmosphere is that of a beach festival with [...]
-- For the second year in a row, all five of our properties won the White Glove Award this for 100-percent excellence in housekeeping, after surprise inspections by the Superior Small Lodging Association. Of the thousands of properties in the state of Florida, our five are among fewer than 200 who received this award for 2013. -- The National Wildlife Federation awarded all five Beach Vacation Rentals properties as Certified Wildlife Habitats (check out the bronze plaques now displayed in the gardens of each property). We completed a program that met all of the requirements to provide the right combination [...]
(2/24/14) • Publix rebuilt and opened a state-of-the-art supermarket at its old location on Atlantic Blvd. Enjoy remarkable food selection and garage parking...no need to load your car in the rain! • Whole Foods is under construction on Federal Highway at Copans Road, on the old Kmart site. • Marriott opened a brand new hotel and conference center with 219 rooms on the ocean, just south of 14th Street. Great place for a wedding or convention! • Shops and restaurants all along the Atlantic Boulevard corridor to the beach underwent facade improvements for a pedestrian-friendly, trendy village atmosphere. New, wide sidewalks, [...]