If you aren't in Florida, the Caribbean or California, there are still alternatives for those wanting to throw beach events. With summer just around the corner, urban beaches hold great possibilities for companies that don't have the budget for foreign or out-of-town travel. Whether you want to throw a beach party or a picnic, these venues are worth considering.
There are two types of urban beaches: man-made temporary beaches (sometimes called "fake beaches") and permanent beaches. As a follow up to our feature last year, let's take a quick look at what's new and what's hot in the world of urban beaches.
Montreal Brand New for 2012
Inspired by the beach on the Seine in Paris, Plage urbain au Vieux-Port will be located on the Old Port"s Clock Tower pier. There will be a charge for admission.
Other Urban Beaches
So, get out of the office and get creative. Urban beaches are perfect for beach parties, scavenger hunt stops and even galas.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012