For many people in the country, the four seasons are winter, spring, summer and football season. With October already knocking on our doorstep, the football frenzy in South Florida is already in midseason form. The area comes alive with excitement and passion as the modern day gladiators take the field sporting their school’s colors and students belt out the alma maters. The city of Boca Raton amplifies the feelings of passion and excitement and is an incredibly underrated football destination as the home Florida Atlantic University.
The Owls, under third year head coach Charlie Partridge, have turned the corner on the field and have begun to rebuild a historic program. With a new high-powered offense scoring touchdown after touchdown in the beautiful FAU Stadium, residents of Boca Raton have begun to take notice of their hometown team. Droves of fans packed the house for the Owls 38-30 victorious home opener over Southern Illinois. The energy that is driven from the football in Boca Raton does not go unnoticed by some of the bigger schools in the country.
Powerhouse schools like Miami, Ohio State and Kansas State have recently scheduled Florida Atlantic for games. Future opponents coming to Boca Raton to take on the Owls include, University of Central Florida, University of South Florida Navy, and Air Force. FAU plays in Conference USA and battles rivals Florida International and Middle Tennessee for the conference championship each year.
Boca Raton also plays hosts to the annual Boca Raton Bowl at FAU Stadium. Boca Raton is the perfect location for a December football game as it boasts the tropical lifestyle many snowbirds long for during the harsh winters. Lush golf courses, beautiful beaches and a truly exciting football atmosphere make the Boca Raton Bowl a “can’t miss” college bowl game.
Sports lovers have discovered Boca Raton’s quality of life in other areas too. High fashion, arts and entertainment, dining and shopping â?? Boca Raton is among the world’s most sought-after destinations by travelers from around the world. After experiencing the area in person, many are choosing to make Boca Raton their new home. The rising demand has resulted in land close to the city center becoming a valuable commodity. For communities like Kolter Urban’s Moderne Boca, the timing is perfect. Phase I construction is nearing completion on 30 move-in ready residences located in the heart of Boca Raton. Two designer decorated models showcase the unexpected modern contemporary designâ??a refreshing addition to an area filled with traditional Mizner old-world architecture.
Moderne Boca, located just minutes from FAU Stadium, is a one-of-a-kind offering that is designed to reflect the carefree spirit of today’s busy families and professionals. Designed with an innovative architectural spirit, the three-story homes offer the flexibility and energy-saving features in demand today. European-styled kitchens and private elevators set the residences apart from anything else in the area.
To preview the floorplans for Moderne Boca, click here. The Model Homes and Sales Gallery are open daily, 10 am to 5 pm, 12 to 5 pm on Sundays. For an appointment, please call 561-300-6787.