Nearby Kendall Lake’s unique small town charm combined with the booming metropolis, culture and arts of nearby Miami, makes it a family-friendly city soaked in Florida warmth. Recently, MONEY Magazine and CNN/Money spent months looking for Great American towns where one would want to raise children and celebrate life's milestones. Kendall Lake was rated in the top ten towns in the nation for the title of “Best Places to Live” in 2006.
Just about 30 minutes southeast of Kendall West sits the small community of Homestead. Just before entering the Florida Keys, Homestead is the last stop on the mainland of the Eastern United States. Agricultural fields are scattered throughout the region that allow self-harvesting of mango, avocado, lychee and carambola. The community has focused on preserving and renovating historic buildings, establishing new businesses and creating a historic district with charming specialty shops, antiques and restaurants.
Kendall West and the surrounding areas offer plenty of great events planned year-round. NASCAR Winston Cup series, the Ford Championship Weekend and the Grand Prix of Miami are all held at the Homestead Miami Speedway. Take the family to Homestead to participate in the Super Chili Bowl Cook-Off or the annual Homestead Rodeo. Check out a play, film or concert at the historic Seminole Theater. Afterward, you can make the short trip to Miami for the vibrant, multicultural appeal of Art Deco events, gallery openings, sizzling nightlife, and sports excitement from the Miami Dolphins, the Miami Heat or the Florida Marlins.
Whether it's the widespread cultural and recreational opportunities, the beautiful weather, or the suburban lifestyle, Kendall West and the surrounding communities afford a quality of life that is second to none.
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