State-Themed Celebrations at PebbleCreek Unite Residents in Fun and Tradition - Robson Resort Communities - Luxury 55+ Active Adult Communities
State-themed celebrations at PebbleCreek unite residents

State-Themed Celebrations at PebbleCreek Unite Residents in Fun and Tradition

The residents of PebbleCreek, a 55+ active adult community, celebrate their diverse backgrounds as they come together to throw parties that pay homage to their home states. These state-themed celebrations at PebbleCreek unite residents in fun and tradition. From the lively Colorado State Party to the Paul Bunyan Day for Minnesota natives, these events are a perfect opportunity for residents to reconnect with their roots and have a blast with their fellow residents. Let's take a closer look at some of the state-themed parties that showcase the unique flavors, traditions, and camaraderie.

Party Time! “Colorado Rocks”

Every year, PebbleCreek residents from Colorado bring the spirit of the Centennial State right to their community, filling the air with music, laughter, and plenty of fun. They celebrate with themes like “Colorado Rocks 2024.” This music-themed party is a chance for residents to rock and roll with neighbors as they're encouraged to wear “Tan Shoes and Pink Shoelaces,” poodle skirt, come as a rocker, surfer, wear Colorado clothing, or anything else you can “Imagine.”  This annual party has a ”Heat Wave” reputation and has sold out the past six years. “Let’s Dance” to “Good Vibrations” and the many sounds of the Rhythm Edition Band who will play popular tunes of the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s. And it's not just about the music and costumes. There are also plenty of surprises in store, including classic cars for photo ops and the ever-popular Rocky Mountain Squares.

Paul Bunyan Day in Minnesota

Then, PebbleCreek's Minnesota residents eagerly anticipate their annual state party, donning cozy flannels, embracing their inner lumberjack to celebrate Paul Bunyan Day and Minnesota's rich heritage. Amidst the festivities, attendees might even catch a glimpse of Babe the Blue Ox wandering about. Indulging in a delectable spread featuring homemade Minnesota hotdishes, crisp salads, and irresistible Bundt cakes, this gathering becomes the highlight of the year. These state parties serve as a wonderful opportunity for Minnesota neighbors to come together, fostering cherished memories and lasting connections.

27th Annual Wisconsin Party

Following, Wisconsin residents at PebbleCreek bring a taste of home with their annual Wisconsin Party. This year's theme, "Wisconsin—The Dairy State," celebrates all things cheese and dairy. Led by emcee Kevin Hillstrom, attendees enjoy a lively exploration of Wisconsin's dairy history. The menu features signature Wisconsin dishes like maple bourbon grilled chicken and honey ginger roasted pork loin, along with Culver’s Frozen Custard. Guests can also enjoy Wisconsin drinks like Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer at the cash bar and participate in activities benefiting charity. Attendees are encourage to wear anything with Wisconsin connections—schools, teams, businesses, landmarks, or dairy industry. These gatherings foster connections and create cherished memories while supporting charitable activities among PebbleCreek residents.

Celebrating Canada

Additionally, residents from Canada also partake in this annual tradition, adding their own unique celebration to the mix. Soon, they will gather for a mingling game, music, and potluck dinner, infusing their festivities with the sights and sounds of their home country.

Memories that Last a Lifetime

In conclusion, the annual state-themed celebrations at PebbleCreek unite residents as they pay homage to their home states. These events showcase the unique flavors, traditions, and camaraderie of PebbleCreek's vibrant community. And it's not just states; residents from other countries also join the fun with their own unique celebrations. These gatherings provide the perfect opportunity for residents to reconnect with their roots, forge new friendships, and create cherished memories that last a lifetime.

Contributions by Marilu Trainorm, Lisa Baltes, Shari Burns and Pat Jensen

About PebbleCreek

Nestled within Arizona's vibrant desert landscape in the city of Goodyear lies PebbleCreek, a premier active adult community renowned for its unparalleled amenities and warm sense of community. Here, residents bask in the glorious sunshine while enjoying world-class recreational facilities, including championship golf, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and sparkling resort-style pools. Neighbors come together for social events, clubs, and classes, fostering lasting friendships and a true sense of belonging. With breathtaking mountain views and in close proximity to everything, PebbleCreek offers residents the perfect setting to embrace an active and fulfilling lifestyle, where every day brings new opportunities for adventure and relaxation.

Back to Blog Posts