“The Taste of Winter Park event added to our owner’s vacation experience,” said David DeShaw, Bluegreen’s regional director.
Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) April 24, 2011
Boca Raton, Fla., - April 21, 2011 – Bluegreen Corporation (NYSE: BXG), a leading provider of Colorful Places to Live and Play, today announced that its Orlando, Fla., resort, The Fountains, was a prime location for owners to stay while attending 26th Annual Taste of Winter Park April 20.
The festival, held at the Winter Park Farmers Market, featured the areas best eateries and is just a short drive away from the centrally-located Bluegreen resort. A $40 entrance fee allowed attendees to sample food and drinks from more than 40 local participating restaurants while enjoying the live entertainment by Johnny Mag Sax. The taste fest ran from 5-8 p.m., which allowed owners ample time to return to The Fountains and relax.
The Fountains strives to provide the perfect retreat after a day of Orlando’s festivals, events and attractions. The resort’s two-bedroom villas are richly appointed with all the comforts of home—and then some. Most feature a screened balcony overlooking the property lake, a fully-equipped kitchen, a garden tub, and surround sound stereo system.
The resort’s main pool, Wakoola Springs, is a 75,000-square-foot tropical oasis with two twisting water slides, a zero-entry pool, interactive water fountains, two hot tubs, two bridges, and two fire circles for campfires. A 20,000-square-foot clubhouse, gift shop, teen center and a kid’s activity center with video games, air hockey, and billiard tables are sure to keep you busy if owners decide.
“The Taste of Winter Park event added to our owner’s vacation experience,” said David DeShaw, Bluegreen’s regional director. “With the event only running three hours around the time of dinner, it was still allows plenty of time for other siteseeing, resort activities or just relaxing out by our breathtaking pool.”
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