Have a Beautification Contest. If you want to motivate people to take on beautification projects, try holding a contest. You can ask people to take “Before” and “After” shots of their homes, showing how they have improved the look and feel of the house. Think up a fun prize for the winner, like dinner at a local restaurant, a cash prize. Team sports, swimming lessons, outdoor family competitions, group fitness classes, and other fun activities will make residents excited to get involved and get moving. 5. PLAYROOMS 2.0. Outdoor playgrounds are a thing of the past. To really up the ante with your amenities, consider creating an indoor play room, with video games, computers, and.