June 2018

There are 9 blog entries for June 2018.

VistaBlue, Singer Island's newest luxury highrise development, is nearing a sellout before its completion.

The 58-unit residential oasis opened two months ago when it hit 70 percent sold. Now, builders are finishing up the details with only 14 units left.

One of the two penthouses just sold for $7.56 million, or $1,176 per square foot- the richest sum ever paid in Singer Island condo history. The other penthouse is still available for $7.74 million and the lowest price for a residence is $1.56 million. The average sale price of the 35 closed units was $2.68 million.

Nine residences are currently under contract drawing buyers from the Northeast and from other towers on Singer Island. What's surprising to developers is how many people from the

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The award-winning restaurant, 3800 Ocean at the Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort, has announced James King as its new executive chef.

“We’re thrilled to have James King overseeing the culinary program at Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa,” said Roger Amidon, the resort’s manager, “James brings a wealth of knowledge in successfully developing and executing top-quality menus, and exceeding guest expectations and business goals. Visitors are already raving about the new flavors and dining options.”

King has his Culinary Arts degree from the International Culinary Academy. He has 17 years of experience cooking in South Florida at resorts including Delray Sands, the Miami Four Seasons and The Breakers. He's known for

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The Riviera Beach-Singer Island Triathlon/Duathlon is a race held every year to showcase our beautiful beaches, involve the community and encourage health and fitness.

The race will take place this Saturday, June 23rd, from 6:45-9:15 a.m. Watch the runners racing by the beaches and head over to the Ocean Mall for breakfast with them at the finish line. 

The event has been uber-popular over the past few years and Riviera Beach-Singer Island is always expressed as favorite race location for the athletes. In the past the race has seen nearly 600 participants from New Jersey to Switzerland to right here at home.

The Triathlon/Duathlon begins at the beach where Tri participants do a quarter-mile swim while Duathlon participants do a 1 mile run.

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Anchorage Park Marina, a popular gathering spot for residents of North Palm, is about to get a much-needed makeover.

The park had a temporary sea wall that will finally be replaced, it'll get 16 new floating docks, a kayak launch and a new fillet table for anglers to prepare dinner when they return from being out on the water. The dog park is also getting redone and the fields are getting new sod. 

The renovations will begin now and the goal is to be done by October 1st. In the mean time, North Palm residents have access to two temporary boat slips from the marina. 

The makeover is being paid for by grants and village funds. The town is awaiting to see if they receive an additional grant which would allow them to build even more boat slips

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On the third Friday of each month you can catch a movie under the stars at Bicentennial Park on the Riviera side of the Intracoastal.

The community comes together for food, fellowship and fun during a night full of events. At 6 p.m. grab some grub from the food truck frenzy, at 7 listen to local bands battle it out for Battle of the Bands and at 8 the movie starts!

This Friday, the movie will be Marvel's Avengers. Bring a blanket or chairs to get comfortable on the lawn and watch the flick on the waterfront. 

Take your spouse out for a cheap date or bring your family to this unique event.

For more information call 561-881-7438.

190 E. 13th St., Riviera Beach.

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Across the Intracoastal on the Florida mainland sits Lake Park Harbor Marina, where the famous Sunset Celebration takes place once a month.

Head back over the Blue Heron Bridge and take the five-minute trip north to the marina on the last Friday of every month for an evening of food, drinks, live music and art.

The Sunset Celebration takes place from 6-9 p.m. featuring live music entertainment from local bands, a cash bar (with happy hour prices the first hour) and a variety of food, arts and crafts from local vendors. Admission is free and so is parking.

The next celebration will be a Red, White & Blue Celebration on June 29th just before Independence Day. Wear patriotic colors and enjoy a free concert from Whisky Six. 

Find out more

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Oceanside Beach Service is a business designed to make beach days as relaxing as possible. With two locations on Singer Island, you'll never have to lug around gear or pack the car with sand again. 

Right behind the Marriott Oceana Palms on central Singer Island and at the Marriott Resort & Spa just north, Oceanside Beach Service rents out cabanas, lounge chairs, umbrellas and more for an hourly or day-long rate.

A beach set up rental includes two lounge chairs under a cabana for $40 a day or $10 an hour. A single lounge chair or umbrella can be rented for $7 an hour or $20 a day. The company also sells beach apparel like hats and sunglasses and sun tan lotion, sun screen, etc. 

Don't bother packing heavy beach gear in your car when you can

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Just over the Blue Heron Bridge on Singer Island, Guakamole's Mexican Grille & Cafe features authentic Pueblo Mexican cuisine with zesty southern flavors.

The eatery is open for lunch and dinner serving menu items like tacos, burritos, enchiladas, quesadillas and flautas. They only use wholesome, organic ingredients and hormone-free and antibiotic-free meat. Customers rave over their homemade chips and guacamole and their friendly service. Here are some recent reviews from TripAdvisor:

"Tried Guakamoles today for dinner with my family and we were all blown away. The service was quick and friendly....I am so glad we gave this place a try. We are here for only a couple more days but I plan on eating lunch and/or dinner at Guakamoles each day

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The Singer Island Green & Artisan Market is the island's newest outdoor market with "a little bit of everything."

Every Friday at the Ocean Walk Mall, you can find vendors selling items like handmade jewelry, clothing, specialty foods, produce, art, health and wellness supplies and more.

The market is right along the mall strip, just steps from the beach. Have lunch at one of the Ocean Walk restaurants like Two Drunken Goats or Mulligan's. You can bring Fido too since everything's outdoors.

Check out the Singer Island Green & Artisan Market between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Fridays and see interesting and organic goods made by locals.

Ocean Walk, Singer Island, Riviera Beach, FL 33404.

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