Let me preclude this all with my personal opinion that Robert Redford will always be the one and only Jay Gatsby, courtesy of F. Scott Fitzgerald.
But the remake,with Leonardo DiCaprio as Gatsby, hits theaters on May 10 and as such, let the themed events begin. That includes this one at Water’s Edge Resort & Spa in Westbrook.
“Travelers are invited to follow the “green light” across the Sound to Water’s Edge Resort & Spa in Westbrook, CT, with a new Gatsby package. While lounging on the spacious front lawn overlooking the pristine Long Island Sound, sipping cocktails and listening to live music, guests can imagine being transported to the roaring twenties at Jay Gatsby’s waterfront Water’s Edge Resort & Spa pays tribute to the world of Gatsby, Nick Carraway, Tom Buchanan, and Daisy Buchanan with the Gatsby package, available May 1st to June 23rd. It includes overnight accommodations, a complimentary Mint Julep, chocolate covered strawberries, and a copy of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s critically acclaimed novel. Guests can indulge their passion for fashion and relaxation – central parts of the Gatsby and Buchanan lifestyle – with a VIP passbook to the nearby Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets and a 10% discount off all treatments at The Spa at Water’s Edge. mansion.”
For reservations and additional information, please visit www.watersedgeresortandspa.com or call 1-800-222-5901.