Optima Living Celebrates Record-Breaking Attendance at Spring 2024 Open House

Posted on April 26th, 2024

More than thirty Optima Living communities across Alberta and British Columbia opened their doors on April 12th and 13th for our annual spring Open House events. These events marked a landmark occasion as we welcomed over 1,600 guests in two days, a testament to the thriving spirit and inviting atmosphere cultivated within each of our residences. 

A Tour Through Our Communities

Aspen Ridge in Red Deer dazzled with its highest ever attendance, creating a lively buzz, leaving guests impressed by the vibrancy of our community.

At Aster Gardens, the aroma of freshly baked cinnamon buns filled the air, enchanting our visitors as they toured with our resident ambassador. The combination of delicious treats and heartfelt stories from our residents created a warm, welcoming experience that resonated deeply with prospective families.

Red Deer’s Deer Park Village and St. Albert’s Everitt Gardens took community engagement to new heights, with resident ambassadors and community partners showcasing the rich, active lifestyles our residents enjoy. From book clubs to fitness sessions, every guest left with a taste of the community spirit that defines Optima Living.

The Hamlets at Duncan saw a significant surge in visitors, demonstrating the growing interest in our unique approach to senior living. Our community at The Hamlets at Penticton also shined, with guests appreciating the sincere testimonials shared by our resident ambassadors.

Special Moments from the Open Houses

Summerwood Village in Sherwood Park impressed with exquisite decor and engaging tours led by our resident ambassadors, who brought personal anecdotes and community insights to life for our visitors.

Sweetgrass in Slave Lake turned up the excitement with a casino night, offering fun-filled interactions that showcased our commitment to exciting senior living.

At Richmond’s Wisteria Place, creativity was in full swing with a craft session during the Open House, highlighting the active and engaging lifestyle that residents can expect. 

Our photos showcase the engaging and lively atmospheres created during the Open Houses at locations such as Laurel Heights (Edmonton), Parkwood Place (Victoria), and Royal Crescent Gardens (Maple Ridge). These images capture the essence of the joy and community spirit that define each Optima Living residence. To see all the wonderful moments from our events, click here to view the full photo gallery. 

Celebrating Success and Community

This spring's events were a celebration of community and connection, leading to many new families choosing to call Optima Living their home. We are honoured by the enthusiasm shown from our visitors, and we are excited to welcome new members to our growing family.

A heartfelt thank you goes out to all our team members and volunteers whose dedication and creativity were crucial in making each Open House an unforgettable event. From the engaging activities at Deer Park Village to the musical performances at Wisteria Place, each moment was a celebration of the life and joy that flourishes within our communities.

Thank You for Letting Us Welcome You Home

We extend our deepest gratitude to every guest, resident, and team member who participated in making the spring 2024 Open Houses a resounding success. Your enthusiasm and support reflect the very essence of our mission—to create a home where everyone feels welcomed, respected, and cherished.

As we continue to grow and welcome new members to our communities, we reaffirm our commitment to providing a nurturing, vibrant environment where every resident can thrive. Thank you for choosing Optima Living and letting us welcome you home!