Category: Community/Happenings

Annual Community Garage Sale

Posted on August 28, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

The city’s annual community garage sale is set for September 20th! Vendor Spaces are now available for the Trash to Treasure Garage Sale, to be held at Mullins Park on Saturday, September 20 from 7:30 to 11 a.m. This popular event offers a great opportunity to buy or sell household and other items. Registration cost is $25 …


Coral Spring’s Downtown Art Walk: Groundbreaking Ceremony

Posted on August 26, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

The groundbreaking ceremony for the City’s Downtown Art Walk will be on tomorrow, August 27 at 9 a.m. The ceremony will be held at the Bank of America parking lot, located at 3200 N. University Drive. According to the City of Coral Springs, the Downtown Art Walk was designed as a “Unique” walk-able connection from the planned …


September 11th 5K Remembrance

Posted on August 11, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

On Saturday, September 6, the City is hosting its annual “September 11th 5K Remembrance.” This year, the route will begin at the Northwest Regional Library and head northbound on University Drive. The route will continue on University Drive and loop back at 48th Manor heading south on University Drive, finishing at the 9/11 Memorial. Please note that …


Looking for a family fun event?

Posted on August 6, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

Design a work of art and shrink it! Family FunDays are a great way to explore the museum and create art projects appropriate for kids ages 3 and up with parent or guardian. Each month a different artistic subject will be presented and followed by a fun art project to design together. This event is held …


Hazardous Waste Removal Reminder!

Posted on August 4, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

Residents can dispose of hazardous waste at Waste Transfer Station on August 2 Coral Springs residents can drop off certain household hazardous waste, such as paint, electronics, and fluorescent lights (only) on the first Saturday of every month at the Waste Transfer Station at the end of Wiles Road at NW 126 Avenue. The next …


South Florida Summer: Keep it Cool

Posted on July 23, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

Summer in South Florida can be lots of fun, but sometimes the heat can be overbearing on our bodies and our electricity bills! August is just around the corner, South Florida’s hottest month of the year, so we are going to feel the heat more than ever in just a few short weeks. There are …


BBQ Summer Safety

Posted on July 16, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

It’s summertime in South Florida which means schools are out and it’s barbecue time! Having a barbecue is a great way to bring family and friends together at your home. While barbecues are very enjoyable there are some safety tips that can help you have a fun and safe celebration at your home. You don’t …


Celebrate Patriotic Pride in Coral Springs!

Posted on June 27, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

Summer has officially begun which means the great American holiday, Independence Day, is coming up! The Fourth of July is a great time for families to celebrate the good ol’ USA and come together for barbecues and fireworks. Looking for a way to celebrate? Look no further. Join the City’s annual Fourth of July celebration …


It’s Not Just Youngin’s in These Parts!

Posted on April 7, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

Teen Cook Off at Coral Springs Whole Foods

Posted on April 7, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

At the Coral Springs Whole Food Market Place the Teen Cook Off took place with Area High Schools and the Broward Virtual School. Teams had a limited amount of time to discovery what their mystery bag of goodies held and come up with a plan on what to make for a appetizer, entree and dessert. …