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Moving To A New Property? VU New River’s Got You Covered!

Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Not everyone is able to live in one of the most beautiful states ever, but luckily for you, if you’re looking at this then you’re probably already a Florida resident or you’re going to make the move. It is a New Year after all, which means it’s time to pursue your goals, make some moves and get a fresh start. What screams “fresh start” other than moving into a brand new apartment property? VU New River Apartments is sure to be your dream property, and you’ll absolutely agree after reading this.

VU New River offers many, many, many great amenities and features, and they are as followed:

  • One, Two and Three Bedroom Floor Plans
  • Pet Friendly
  • Riverwalk
  • Adjacent 2.7-acre city park
  • 100% Smoke Free
  • LED certified
  • Socially Active Community
  • Walking Distance To The Historic Las Olas
  • Bike racks and loaner bikes
  • On-site storage available
  • Coffee Bar & Mobile Lounge
  • Business Center featuring MAC & PC Computers
  • Free WiFi in public spaces
  • Rooftop Residents Club With Exhibition Kitchen
  • Billiards
  • iPod Docking Stations
  • Rooftop Lap Pool
  • Outdoor Grilling Areas
  • Outdoor Movie Theater
  • Covered Parking
  • Valet Service

The list could go on & on but these are the key factors that go into VU New River apartments. Don’t waste any more time! Check out VU New River today and enjoy!

New Years Eve

PRIVÊ: Hosting The Best New Years Eve Party In Town!

There is no celebration like a New Years Eve celebration and it makes sense because it is the last huge party of the year! There is nothing like reflecting on the past year, kissing it goodbye and saying hello to the beginning of a new year. Whether you had an amazing year or just a meh year, it’s probably best to end this year with a bang!

Luckily for you, there’s a huge celebration happening right in your town!  PRIVÊ will be throwing an all around bash at Escape Lounge in Ft. Lauderdale on New Years Eve and this party will blow you away. Come dressed to impress and ready to dance the night away because once you step foot into Escape you’ll be ready to party and ring in the New Year in the best way possible!

Entry prices:
$50 tickets for men
$30 tickets for women

For all information regarding location, tickets, details and more please click here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/prive-new-years-eve-party-tickets-40718479067?aff=es2

Black Friday

Shop In-Store Or Online This Black Friday!

When people hear the words Black Friday they are probably thinking a few things:

  1. Yes! Finally I can buy that TV I’ve had my eyes on.
  2. It’s going to be so crowded everywhere but it’s worth it.
  3. Eh, I’ll just stay home, I’d rather not get trampled by angry customers.

All of these make sense because Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year and people do tend to get out of hands from time to time because they refuse to pass up a great deal or have someone else snatch it from them. Luckily, there are two different ways to shop! One of them being in-store and the other being online. No matter what your method of shopping is, you’ll be able to snag some great deals if you’re quick!

Be on the lookout for amazing deals coming from these stores:

  • Target
  • Walmart
  • Amazon.com
  • Macy’s
  • Bed, Bath & Beyond
  • Kohl’s
  • Ebay

More deals to come soon!

Flamingo Road Nursery’s Own Pumpkin Patch!

Wave goodbye to summer and hello to fall because fall has arrived and there’s no turning back. As fall commences, the weather starts to change and the scent of pumpkin spice begins to fill the air while ghouls begin to pop out and spread their holiday cheer. Halloween is right around the corner surprisingly so not only do you have to begin your costume hunt but you have to go pumpkin picking at the best pumpkin patch in your area! Davie’s local Flamingo Road Nursery is your one-stop shop for all festive fall fun. From September 22-November 5 locals will be able to enjoy the Fall Festival! Every day from 8am-6pm you’ll be able to visit the pumpkin patch including pumpkins of all shapes and sizes! There will be a crafting area for children and for just $5 you can paint your pumpkin! Hayrides take place every Friday, Saturday and Sunday and there is free admission at Flamingo Road Nursey’s Fall Festival!

For more information on the festival, please click here: http://flamingoroadnursery.com/images/flyer-2.jpg


Hiking At Hugh Taylor Birch Is Exactly What You Need!

When you are in dire need of fresh air and an open path, hiking is your best bet. There’s nothing better than that feeling of accomplishment when you’ve reached the final destination during your hike. Florida is a big place with lots of pure beauty everywhere you look, so why not take in all of the beautiful nature that surrounds you. Here’s where you can go to enjoy a nice hike and enjoy yourself:

  • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
    This is the perfect spot to come and enjoy an early morning or afternoon hike because it is absolutely beautiful. It’s great for newcomers and people who want to just get outside and get moving. The trails at Hugh Taylor are incredibly beautiful and the scenery is something you won’t forget. Make sure to pack your water because hydration is key!
  • Secret Woods Nature Center
    If you’re looking for a place to go and not necessarily hike, but enjoy nature trails then this is definitely where you’ll want to go. The atmosphere is absolutely incredible and the plants and animals are breathtaking!

Get Grilling This Labor Day Weekend!

Wave goodbye to all of your weekly work responsibilities because it’s Labor Day weekend and you know what happens during Labor Day weekend right? You RELAX! There’s nothing better than kicking back, enjoying the summer sunshine while it’s still here and spending time with people you enjoy! Let’s take a look at what you can do this Labor Day weekend to make sure you make the most of your time off:

    You can never go wrong with a good old-fashioned bbq! Grab the gang, get the grill ready and get ready to start cooking. Round up the troops and bring them to your backyard, your local park or beach (anywhere with a grill) and fire it up. Pack lots of protein, vegetables, drinks and more because guests will be hungry and ready to eat and knock down some ice cold beers.
  • Beach Day!
    Living in Florida means that going to the beach is more than typical, but why does that have to be a bad thing? Spending holidays at the beaches is one of the best things you can do because it’s relaxing, it’s beautiful, you get to people watch and you don’t have to worry about a thing. So, what are you waiting for? Make your way on over to one of the beautiful beaches nearby and soak up the sun!

Spend The Weekend In Ft. Lauderdale

The weekend has arrived and you know what that means…it’s time to party. Okay, if partying isn’t your thing and you just like to hang out and unwind with a beer, that’s also something you can do this weekend. You also may be into doing exciting activities over the weekend as well, because who isn’t trying to live their best life? All of these things are possible because it’s the weekend and the work week is done. Let’s take a look at what you can do this weekend right here in Ft. Lauderdale!

  • Crack A Cold One Open
    There are a ton of great bars around town that you can hang out at and enjoy some live music, cocktails, beer & even food. Head on over to Elbo Room to enjoy live music, DJ’s and more. There’s typically a young crowd at Elbo Room so be sure you’re ready to boogie. Blue Martini Lounge is a great place to come to when you want a delicious meal paired with champagne or a fine martini!
  • Soak Up The Sun At Ft. Lauderdale Beach
    You can never go wrong when hanging at the beach, unless you aren’t a fan of summertime. At Ft. Lauderdale beach you can lay out, take a dip in the water or enjoy some water sports. You’ll have access to dining and shopping so it really is a win/win situation here. Don’t wait around, today is the perfect beach day!

VU New River: The Property Of Your Dreams

Have you been looking for a new apartment to call your own? Vu New River isn’t just a beautiful apartment community, it’s a place where our residents are proud to call it their home. There’s no other place like it, from the incredible amenities to everything nearby, you can’t go wrong with living here (as you know!) Let’s take a look at the great things VU New River has to offer you:

With over 10,000 square feet of amenity space, it only makes sense that there’s so much greatness in this building. Some amenities include:

  • A Coffee Bar & Mobile Lounge
  • A business center featuring Mac & PC computers
  • Rooftop Residents Club with exhibition kitchen
  • Billiards
  • Rooftop Lap Pool with private cabanas & day beds
  • Outdoor Movie Theater
  • So much more. To view all other amenities, click here: http://www.vunewriver.com/amenities/

You’ve made a wonderful choice choosing to reside on this property, so make sure you take full advantage of all it has to offer! You won’t be disappointed!

Soak Up The Sun This Summer!

Florida is the best place to spend your summer and this is no surprise. When people hear “Florida” they think: BEACHES! SUN! PARTIES! Florida is an amazing place to spend your summer, and you don’t have to travel far because this is your home! Summertime is the perfect time to take advantage of the beautiful outdoors and soak up that Florida sun. Here’s what’s happening in your area this summer:

  • Birds Of Paradise
    If you’re looking to do something different, you’ll definitely want to check out Birds Of Paradise at the Museum of Discovery and Science! This exhibit is running until September, but why not make the most of your summer and check this exhibit out! For information, click here 
  • Live Music At Margaritaville
    If you find yourself in Hollywood, FL – you have to make a trip to Margaritaville and check out the live music that goes on daily! Get a group together, buy yourselves some margaritas and drinks and enjoy the musical talent!

Let’s Get Those Sparks Flying This 4th Of July

Wow, July 4th is near and you know what that means… it’s party time! There’s absolutely nothing better than downing some beverages with your favorite people and celebrating Independence Day! Luckily for you, the Tilted Kilt exists, so you have nothing to worry about when trying to figure out plans. Here’s what’s happening:

  • 4th Of July Fireworks Block Party at Tilted Kilt and Hot Dog Eating Contest
    If this doesn’t sound like a party then what does? A block party AND a hot dog eating contest, you better sign up right this second! This event is free for all to attend and there will be MANY activities going on during the entirety of the day. Kids will be able to get their faces painted, bounce around in the bounce house, hang with a balloon artist and even indulge in inflatable sumo wrestling *GASP*! There will be craft breweries on site and for a small price you’ll be able to taste a wide variety of those delicious beers. Obviously the hot dog eating contest will be the talk of the town, and hey, maybe you’ll want to participate – there is a $500 cash prize involved after all…
    For all information about this exciting day, click here.