Living in a "Village by the Sea" as this town is known by; residents of Delray Beach apartments have a lot to look forward to. Beautiful beaches called some of the best in the country, with classy shopping and restaurants, weekly, monthly and annual events, historic venues and lovely parks. This city of around 60,000 also hosts approximately one million visitors a year in its beautiful resorts and hotels, making it a clean and pretty city for pedestrian traffic.
When people who live in Delray Beach apartments want to get out and enjoy the city, a must see stop is the Colony Hotel. Whether you are out on the town and want to play at the Cabana Club or just want to visit the boutique, art gallery and historic center in this hotel built in 1926, while you are there, enjoy the surroundings of the East Atlantic Avenue. Daytime or evening, it's a place to visit, with shops, cafes, art galleries and jazz and blues clubs.
With a beach on the eastern front of the city, and temperate weather year round, you would almost think that would exclude a need for parks. But Delray Beach has some incredible parks, besides the eight beach and intercoastal parks for its residents of Delray Beach apartments to enjoy. Six parks offer athletic fields with baseball, softball, basketball and soccer, 12 are community areas with picnicking and children's playgrounds, there's a dog park and a marina, four recreation centers, two tennis centers and two swimming pools.
The tennis buffs of Delray Beach apartments will not only be using their apartment and local neighborhood courts, but might also enjoy attending pro tennis matches including the Champions Tour Event and ITC Tour Events at the Delray Beach Stadium and Tennis Center that seats over 8,000. The Annual Delray Affair is a springtime event that lasts three days in the downtown arts district. Another fun downtown event is the Delray Garlic Beach Festival held on the Old School Square, the former site of the city's first schools that features an indoor theater, an outdoor entertainment pavilion, concession buildings and a large grassy area.
For the indoor, book type, the new Delray Beach Public Library is an excellent place to do research, read and relax. It is a gorgeous facility with year round events and classes as well as computer availability, meeting rooms, art exhibits and even a coffee shop. At almost 47,000 square feet of space, the library is home to more than 250,000 volumes.
Delray Beach apartments are in a cool part of our great country and worth checking into.