Zephyrhills

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Started as a campaign to encourage women to schedule mammograms, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month has been celebrated every October since 1985. Today, it’s grown into a global opportunity to move from awareness into action. It’s more than just wearing a pink ribbon; National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is our chance to join in community activities to educate people about preventative measures and honor those we’ve lost to the disease. You likely know someone diagnosed with breast cancer if you haven’t been affected personally. About one in eight women and one in 1000 men in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime. While there is no sure way to prevent cancer, there are ways to lower your [...]

Autumn Has Arrived at Florida’s Sports Coast

Autumn Has Arrived at Florida’s Sports Coast

Fall is here, and it’s the perfect season to discover Florida’s Sports Coast! Pasco County, which is located on the Gulf of Mexico in the Tampa Bay region, is known for its scenic coastline, numerous parks and trails, amateur sports complexes, and more opportunities for an autumn adventure! Make the most of Florida’s beautiful fall weather by walking an outdoor trail, trying a new sport, or embarking on an RV adventure. At The Village of Zephyrhills, an RV/mobile home community designed for seniors and veterans (55+), we think the possibilities to explore the area are endless, but here are some ideas to get you started: Enjoy the outdoors With less humidity and slightly lower temperatures, you’ll find ideal weather in Zephyrhills [...]

Top 10 Mobile Home Park Amenities

Top 10 Mobile Home Park Amenities

When it comes to picking the right mobile home community for you, amenities are an important consideration! Maybe you are a senior looking for a great place to retire or a veteran looking for extra security? At The Village of Zephyrhills, an RV/mobile home community for people aged 55+, our goal is to create a livable, safe senior community – unlike any other in Zephyrhills, Florida. We believe that a property’s amenities should be specifically tailored to the interests and needs of its residents. That’s why we put together this list of our top 10 mobile home park amenities – as well as resources and solutions to go with them!     1. Free Wi-Fi and cable When you ask residents what their [...]

Celebrate National Parks and Recreation Month in Zephyrhills

July is National Parks and Recreation Month, and Zephyrhills, Florida, boasts some incredible parks to visit. Located in the rolling hills of its namesake city, The Village at Zephyrhills, a mobile home community designed for seniors and veterans (55+), offers country comfort with city convenience. Here’s a list of our favorite local parks to explore when you are in the Zephyrhills area: Depot Park While small in size at just four acres, Depot Park is big on experience. Featuring a wooded walking trail, picnic areas, and ADA-accessible playground equipment, the park centers around a restored 1927 Railroad Depot – that also acts as a museum! It’s a must-visit! Gunner Paw Park Take your pup on your next trip to the park! Gunner Paw [...]

Enjoying National Camping Month

Enjoying National Camping Month at The Village of Zephyrhills!

Have you been camping lately? June is National Camping Month, and it’s time for an adventure! If you’re not planning to head away from The Village of Zephyrhills this summer, we can bring the great outdoors to you! Situated in the lush countryside between the cities of Tampa and Orlando, The Village of Zephyrhills is a mobile home community designed for seniors and veterans (55+) that offers country charm along with city convenience. Here are our four favorite ways to make at-home camping part of your summer plans: Go Offline. Turn off the TV, put down your phone, and go outside. Studies have shown that our reliance on technology is causing us to be disconnected from nature, so this is a [...]

Preparing for the 2021 Hurricane Season

The 2021 Hurricane Season starts on June 1, and now is the time to prepare! It only takes one storm to change your life and our community. The Village of Zephyrhills, a mobile home community designed for seniors and veterans (55+) conveniently located in  Zephyrhills, Florida, recommends that you prepare early, creating a plan for your household that will help you avoid added stress and the panicked rush to buy basic supplies when a severe storm approaches. In this blog, we’ve compiled a guide for you, including links to resources, to help you weather any storm.   Know What’s Coming Storms are named differently according to their intensity. Tropical depressions are cyclones with winds of 38 mph, tropical storms have winds between [...]

Earth Day

Be An Earth Advocate!

Earth Day takes place every year on April 22, but you can be an advocate of our planet every day! Whether you live at The Village of Zephyrhills, a mobile home community designed for seniors and veterans (55+), or somewhere else, there are easy ways that you can help conserve natural resources and make a difference for our planet, beginning at home. The first step is to learn what you can do to reduce your carbon footprint and reading this blog will help you do that! The next step is to take action. Here are some of our suggestions to help you create an eco-friendlier lifestyle:   SAVE ENERGY. When you conserve energy, you are helping to save precious natural resources and reduce [...]

Spring Cleaning

Are You Ready for Spring Cleaning?

Spring is here, bringing blooming flowers and lots of pollen with it! This is the perfect time to dust off the winter, by cleaning, organizing, and freshening your home. In fact, a thorough cleaning not only makes your home sparkle, but it can benefit your health and well-being – especially during allergy season! Here are our four favorite reasons to get into the “spring cleaning mood”: You’ll be more productive! Studies have actually proven that disorganized and cluttered spaces make it harder for the people in them to concentrate. We recommend that you organize one room at a time, cleaning as you go, so you don’t get too overwhelmed. Once your home is tidy, it’s also easier to follow daily routines [...]

Amenities to Love in Zephyrhills!

Amenities to Love in Zephyrhills!

Every February, people declare their love on Valentine’s Day. But, for us, the love we feel for our community in Zephyrhills goes on all year! While there are many reasons to appreciate the region, we think that Zephyrhills’ amenities are what really makes people swoon! Here is our list of the top 5 amenities (for visitors and residents alike) that will make you fall in love with Zephyrhills, too: Location Technically considered to be a suburb of Tampa, Zephyrhills offers small town cham with the convenience of city life! Located in southeastern Pasco County on Florida’s Gulf Coast, Zephyrhills is also an easy drive from Lakeland, St. Petersburg, and even Orlando! With its close proximity to so many Florida [...]

Winter Weather in Zephyrhills

Enjoy Winter Weather in Zephyrhills

It’s the middle of winter and, in most places, that means cold! Of course, that’s not the case in Zephyrhills, a quaint, semi-rural city located half-way between Tampa and Orlando on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Winter in Zephyrhills brings comfortable temperatures and a dry climate, making it an ideal place to visit or live! The city’s name was inspired by the warm and welcoming Zephyr-like breezes blowing across the rolling hills! From December through February, the average high temperature in Zephyrhills is between 78- and 68- degrees Fahrenheit – and precipitation is close to zero. With no snow to be found, it’s no wonder that Zephyrhills is known as the “snowbird capital of Florida!” The city’s central location also makes it a [...]