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Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 7.28-7.30

Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms and Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities and weekend family fun in South Florida for July 28- July 30, 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

Friday, July 28th:

See Disney’s Camp Rock at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre in Boca Raton

Sponsored


Summer in the City Event at Mizner Park Amphitheater

TIME: The City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City Series promises a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, live music, and movies under the moonlight through August 18th.

More details on Summer in the City of Boca Raton HERE.

COST: FREE

Movie: Moana and LIVE Polynesian Stage Show

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


Head to the 3rd Annual Summer in Paradise on the West Palm Beach Waterfront

DATE: June 1st through August 31st

COST: FREE

This free, summer-long promotion will transport residents and visitors into a colorful collection of classic tales and treasured life-lessons along the waterfront.

FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

NEW Create your own story in StoryVille- Children can create their own life-size fairy tale using giant cut-outs and models of traditional storybook characters. This free activity is open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the waterfront.

The community is invited to participate in some friendly competition in larger than life versions of their favorite games like human foosball and life-sized Jenga. Game balls, Jenga pieces and a selection of table-top board games are available to be checked out for free. Guests can also play Glow FORE it Mini Golf, 9 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf along the Intracoastal Waterway, for $2.50 per person per round. All games are open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Game balls, golf clubs and board games are located at the Waterfront Activity Station near the course.

 Downtown West Palm Beach


Saturday, July 29th:

Take a Class at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre in Boca Raton

Sponsored


Sunday, July 30th:

Top Attractions in Boca Raton *and Beyond*

West Palm Beach Butterfly Exhibit Now Open for Summer 2017


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Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 7.21-7.23

Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms and Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities and weekend family fun in South Florida for July 21- July 23, 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

Friday, July 21st:

Summer in the City Event at Mizner Park Amphitheater

TIME: The City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City Series promises a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, live music, and movies under the moonlight through August 18th.

More details on Summer in the City of Boca Raton HERE.

COST: FREE

Petty Hearts – Tom Petty tribute

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


Head to the 3rd Annual Summer in Paradise on the West Palm Beach Waterfront

DATE: June 1st through August 31st

COST: FREE

This free, summer-long promotion will transport residents and visitors into a colorful collection of classic tales and treasured life-lessons along the waterfront.

FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

NEW Create your own story in StoryVille- Children can create their own life-size fairy tale using giant cut-outs and models of traditional storybook characters. This free activity is open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the waterfront.

The community is invited to participate in some friendly competition in larger than life versions of their favorite games like human foosball and life-sized Jenga. Game balls, Jenga pieces and a selection of table-top board games are available to be checked out for free. Guests can also play Glow FORE it Mini Golf, 9 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf along the Intracoastal Waterway, for $2.50 per person per round. All games are open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Game balls, golf clubs and board games are located at the Waterfront Activity Station near the course.

 Downtown West Palm Beach


Saturday, July 22nd:

Take a Class at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre in Boca Raton

Sponsored


Palm Beach Summer Beer Fest!

DATE: July 22nd

TIME: In two sessions, 12:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. & 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

COST: Purchase Tickets HERE!

 

Held in the air-conditioned Expo Center at the South Florida Fairgrounds, this is your place for all the fun. Live music throughout the event will combine with more than 150 craft beers to entertain the taste buds as well as the ears. Guests will enjoy samples of local brews and those made all over the country while listening to the best in local and national entertainment.

South Florida Fairgrounds

9067 Southern Blvd

West Palm Beach


Food Truck Safari at the Palm Beach Zoo!

DATE: July 22nd

TIME: 4:30 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

COST:

Non-Member Adult (13 yr +) $10
Non-Member Child (3-12 yr)  $7
Member Adult $9
Member Child $6
Toddler (0-2 yr) Free

Explore the whole Zoo while you enjoy great eats from some of Palm Beach County’s best gourmet food trucks. There’s live music by SloFunkPump and Bobby G, a cash bar, and an Accomplice Brewery & Ciderworks tap-takeover.

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Sunday, July 23rd:

Top Attractions in Boca Raton *and Beyond*

West Palm Beach Butterfly Exhibit Now Open for Summer 2017


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Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 7.14-7.16

Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms and Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities and weekend family fun in South Florida for July 14- July 16, 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

Friday, July 14th:

Summer in the City Event at Mizner Park Amphitheater

TIME: The City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City Series promises a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, live music, and movies under the moonlight through August 18th.

More details on Summer in the City of Boca Raton HERE.

COST: FREE

Turnstiles-Billy Joel tribute

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


Head to the 3rd Annual Summer in Paradise on the West Palm Beach Waterfront

DATE: June 1st through August 31st

COST: FREE

This free, summer-long promotion will transport residents and visitors into a colorful collection of classic tales and treasured life-lessons along the waterfront.

FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

NEW Create your own story in StoryVille- Children can create their own life-size fairy tale using giant cut-outs and models of traditional storybook characters. This free activity is open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the waterfront.

The community is invited to participate in some friendly competition in larger than life versions of their favorite games like human foosball and life-sized Jenga. Game balls, Jenga pieces and a selection of table-top board games are available to be checked out for free. Guests can also play Glow FORE it Mini Golf, 9 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf along the Intracoastal Waterway, for $2.50 per person per round. All games are open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Game balls, golf clubs and board games are located at the Waterfront Activity Station near the course.

 Downtown West Palm Beach


Turn Your Eyes to the Skies at Sugar Sand Park

DATE: July 14th

TIME: 8:45 p.m.

COST: FREE

 Ages 8 and up (with parent)

This month, take a closer look at Jupiter with our professional-grade 16-inch Meade LX Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope.

300 S. Military Trail

Boca Raton


Enjoy Sushi and Stroll at the Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens

DATE: July 14th

COST:      $8/adult (ages 11+); $6/child (ages 4-10); FREE for museum members and children ages 3 and under
·      Tickets can be purchased online in advance at morikami.org, or at the door
·      There is an additional $3 fee for taiko drumming performances (6:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m., & 8:00 p.m.). Tickets are sold first-come first-served during the event
·      Sushi & Stroll is a rain or shine event, and tickets are non-refundable
Summer nights in South Florida are something special, especially when they are augmented with a cultural backdrop that can’t be beat! Morikami’s popular Sushi & Stroll series is better than ever, with a new picnicking area featuring local food trucks and popular Japanese snacks! Offering guests a tranquil, twilight stroll through the 16-acre gardens and memorable sunset views, this event has delighted visitors for 14 years. It offers the opportunity to enjoy the gardens during the slightly cooler evenings of the summer months and exhilarating taiko drumming performances by Fushu Daiko. The Cornell Café will be open, with a Pan-Asian menu to excite your palate (cash-only) and premium Japanese sake and ice cold beer to refresh your taste buds. 
 
*Please note the museum galleries are closed during Sushi and Stroll. Food and drink are sold separately and are not included in the admission price.  

4000 Morikami Park Road

Delray Beach


Saturday, July 15th:

Take a Class at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre in Boca Raton

Sponsored


Celebrate Monster Mini Golf’s 2nd Anniversary with Monster Fest

DATE: July 15th

TIME: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

COST: Wristbands are $5 for unlimited access to the water slide and inflatables. Proceeds benefit the Sawgrass Nature Center and Wildlife Hospital.

This community celebration will feature a variety of giant water slides, inflatables, local vendors and food trucks. Funky Buddha beer truck, a local wildlife exhibit by Sawgrass Nature Center and Wildlife Hospital, music from School of Rock and more will also be there!

Monster Mini Golf is the ultimate indoor entertainment venue in South Florida. It immerses players in a glow in the dark world amidst spooktacular monsters, animatronics and painted artwork covering an array of pop culture. While on the course, a DJ spins top hits and runs contests and trivia for cool prizes.

For more information and advance purchase of the pass for the inflatables, please contact  954-526-5115.

9533 Westview Drive

Coral Springs


Sunday, July 16th:

Top Attractions in Boca Raton *and Beyond*

West Palm Beach Butterfly Exhibit Now Open for Summer 2017


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Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 7.07-7.09

Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms & Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities & weekend family fun in South Florida for July 7- July 9, 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

Friday, July 7th:

Summer in the City Event at Mizner Park Amphitheater

TIME: The City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City Series promises a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, live music, and movies under the moonlight from June 9th – August 18th. More details HERE.

COST: FREE

Liverpool Live – Beatles tribute

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


Third Annual Summer in Paradise on West Palm Beach Waterfront

DATE: June 1st through August 31st

COST: FREE

 The City of West Palm Beach will celebrate the return of its popular Summer in Paradise (S.I.P) annual celebration .  This free, summer-long promotion will transport residents and visitors into a colorful collection of classic tales and treasured life-lessons along the waterfront. New elements include the debut of Aesop’s Tables, a whimsical art installation featuring 25 picnic tables painted to depict one of Aesop’s fables. A direct tie to Mayor Jeri Muoio’s pledge declaring West Palm Beach as a City of Kindness, the storybook setting provides an opportunity for all to connect, explore local art, share their own stories and enjoy family friendly activities on the West Palm Beach waterfront.

FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

NEW Create your own story in StoryVille-Children create their own life-size fairy tale using giant cut-outs of traditional storybook characters. Free activity is open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the waterfront.

The community is invited to participate in some friendly competition in larger than life versions of their favorite games like human foosball and life-sized Jenga. Game balls, Jenga pieces and a selection of table-top board games are available to be checked out for free. Guests can also play Glow FORE it Mini Golf, 9 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf along the Intracoastal Waterway for $2.50 per person per round.  All games are open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Game balls, golf clubs and board games are located at the Waterfront Activity Station near the course.

 Downtown West Palm Beach


Roar and Pour at the Palm Beach Zoo

DATE: July 8th

TIME: 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

COST: Zoo admission

Palm Beach Zoo is proud to present the incredible Beatles tribute band… Across the Universe! The whole Zoo is open to explore with Roar & Pour admission starting at 4:30pm. The Summer Grill opens at 5:00pm with burgers, dogs, and British inspired menu items. The Tiki Bar also opens at 5:00pm with beer, wine and a Tequesta Brewing Co. tap-takeover featuring two special, limited draft selections… Just The Wit and Easy E’s IPA! Then, Across The Universe takes the stage at 7:30pm with a 90-minute set of The Beatles biggest hits!

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Saturday, July 8th:

Take a Class at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre in Boca Raton

Sponsored


See Waking Sleeping Beauty at the Willow Theatre!

DATE: July 9th

TIME: 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.

COST: Tickets for all of these performances are $8 for adults and $6 for children 12 & under.

Everyone is invited to the party celebrating the birth of the new princess — everyone except Mathilda, an oddball fairy notorious for her terrible gifts. When she shows up anyway to present an enchanted spinning wheel, it turns out to be cursed. To be safe, a royal proclamation orders all spinning wheels to be hidden. But when Princess Aurora is eighteen, she finds the cursed spinning wheel, and falls into an enchanted sleep until she’s awakened by true love’s kiss. A fun look at this fairy tale classic. Rated G

Each child’s ticket includes one free carousel ride token and cookies & juice served in the lobby after each performance.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  They can be purchased at the Willow Theatre Box Office at Sugar Sand Park Community Center, by calling 561-347-3948, or online at: www.willowtheatre.org.

300 S. Military Tail

Boca Raton


sMART at the Boca Raton Museum of Art

DATE: July 8th

TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

COST: Members: Free, Non-Members: $5 per family

African Masks
Making art is cool so join the Museum for a creative treat once a month. This family program features studio workshops for families/intergenerational groups that focus on artistic family fun for all ages to learn, create, and enjoy the visual arts. This month we’ll explore African masks.

501 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


See Beauty and the Beast at The Wick

Beauty and the Beast is playing at The Wick Theatre through July 9th! For more information, dates and ticket prices, click HERE.

7901 N. Federal Highway

Boca Raton


Sunday, July 9th:

Top Attractions in Boca Raton *and Beyond*

West Palm Beach Butterfly Exhibit Now Open for Summer 2017


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Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 6.30-7.02

Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms & Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities & weekend family fun in South Florida for June 30- July 2, 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

Friday, June 30th:

See a Show at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre!

Sponsored


Summer in the City Event at Mizner Park Amphitheater

TIME: The City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City Series promises a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, live music, and movies under the moonlight from June 9 – August 18. More details HERE.

COST: FREE

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


Third Annual Summer in Paradise on West Palm Beach Waterfront

DATE: June 1st through August 31st

COST: FREE

 The City of West Palm Beach will celebrate the return of its popular Summer in Paradise (S.I.P) annual celebration .  This free, summer-long promotion will transport residents and visitors into a colorful collection of classic tales and treasured life-lessons along the waterfront. New elements include the debut of Aesop’s Tables, a whimsical art installation featuring 25 picnic tables painted to depict one of Aesop’s fables. A direct tie to Mayor Jeri Muoio’s pledge declaring West Palm Beach as a City of Kindness, the storybook setting provides an opportunity for all to connect, explore local art, share their own stories and enjoy family friendly activities on the West Palm Beach waterfront.

FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

NEW Create your own story in StoryVille-Children create their own life-size fairy tale using giant cut-outs of traditional storybook characters. Free activity is open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the waterfront.

The community is invited to participate in some friendly competition in larger than life versions of their favorite games like human foosball and life-sized Jenga. Game balls, Jenga pieces and a selection of table-top board games are available to be checked out for free. Guests can also play Glow FORE it Mini Golf, 9 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf along the Intracoastal Waterway for $2.50 per person per round.  All games are open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Game balls, golf clubs and board games are located at the Waterfront Activity Station near the course.

 Downtown West Palm Beach


Safari Nights at the Palm Beach Zoo

DATE: June 30th

TIME: 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

COST: Zoo admission

THE ZOO COMES ALIVE as Safari Nights returns for its 8th summer of evening fun!

The whole Zoo is open to explore as you join us for non-stop family entertainment at our Cartoons themed Safari Nights. Come dressed to match the nightly themes and ENTER TO WIN an AWESOME Palm Beach Zoo PRIZE PACK valued at $150!!!** Each night will feature a different family-friendly theme and will include entertainment for guests of all ages: including face painting and kids’ DJ in the Fountain Plaza, giveaways, crafts and MUCH more!

This event features live appearances by Spongebob and Kevin provided by our friends at Trusted Party Rentals.

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Saturday, July 1st:

Take a Class at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre in Boca Raton

Sponsored


See Beauty and the Beast at The Wick

Beauty and the Beast is playing at The Wick Theatre through July 9th! For more information, dates and ticket prices, click HERE.

7901 N. Federal Highway

Boca Raton


Sunday, July 2nd:

Top Attractions in Boca Raton *and Beyond*

West Palm Beach Butterfly Exhibit Now Open for Summer 2017


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Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 6.23-6.25

Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms & Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities & weekend family fun in South Florida for June 23- June 25, 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

SAVE THE DATE: See at Show at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre Starting Friday, June 30th!

Sponsored


Friday, June 23rd:

Summer in the City Event at Mizner Park Amphitheater

DATE: JUNE 23rd

TIME: The City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City Series promises a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, live music, and movies under the moonlight from June 9 – August 18. More details HERE.

COST: FREE

Movie: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them/Harry Potter

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


Third Annual Summer in Paradise on West Palm Beach Waterfront

DATE: June 1st through August 31st

COST: FREE

 The City of West Palm Beach will celebrate the return of its popular Summer in Paradise (S.I.P) annual celebration .  This free, summer-long promotion will transport residents and visitors into a colorful collection of classic tales and treasured life-lessons along the waterfront. New elements include the debut of Aesop’s Tables, a whimsical art installation featuring 25 picnic tables painted to depict one of Aesop’s fables. A direct tie to Mayor Jeri Muoio’s pledge declaring West Palm Beach as a City of Kindness, the storybook setting provides an opportunity for all to connect, explore local art, share their own stories and enjoy family friendly activities on the West Palm Beach waterfront.

FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

NEW Create your own story in StoryVille-Children create their own life-size fairy tale using giant cut-outs of traditional storybook characters. Free activity is open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the waterfront.

The community is invited to participate in some friendly competition in larger than life versions of their favorite games like human foosball and life-sized Jenga. Game balls, Jenga pieces and a selection of table-top board games are available to be checked out for free. Guests can also play Glow FORE it Mini Golf, 9 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf along the Intracoastal Waterway for $2.50 per person per round.  All games are open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Game balls, golf clubs and board games are located at the Waterfront Activity Station near the course.

 Downtown West Palm Beach


Safari Nights at the Palm Beach Zoo

DATE: June 23rd

TIME: 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

COST: Zoo admission

THE ZOO COMES ALIVE as Safari Nights returns for its 8th summer of evening fun!

The whole Zoo is open to explore as you join us for non-stop family entertainment at our Sci-fi themed Safari Nights. Come dressed to match the nightly themes and ENTER TO WIN an AWESOME Palm Beach Zoo PRIZE PACK valued at $150!!!** Each night will feature a different family-friendly theme and will include entertainment for guests of all ages: including face painting and kids’ DJ in the Fountain Plaza, giveaways, crafts and MUCH more!

This event features live appearances by Sci Fi characters (TBA) from your favorite movies.

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Saturday, June 24th:

Take a Class at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre in Boca Raton

Sponsored


Beauty and the Beast at The Wick

Beauty and the Beast is playing at The Wick Theatre through July 9th! For more information, dates and ticket prices, click HERE.

7901 N. Federal Highway

Boca Raton


Food Truck Safari at the Palm Beach Zoo

DATE: June 24th

TIME: 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

COST: Purchase Tickets HERE!

Explore the whole Zoo while you enjoy great eats from some of Palm Beach County’s best gourmet food trucks.  There’s live music by SoundLot Music and Steve Chumley, a cash bar, and a Devour Brewing tap-takeover.

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Sunday, June 25th:

Morikami’s 40th Anniversary Celebration!

DATE: June 25th

TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Visit: Enjoy the day with friends and family by taking advantage of our 4 for $40 admission ticket promotion (regularly $15 per person).
 
Shop: All customers will receive 10 percent off their purchase in the Museum Store and members will receive 20 percent off their purchase. Commemorative t-shirts and tote bags will be available in the store as well. Spend $40 and receive a free Morikami ornament with your purchase.
 
Dine: Two special 40th Anniversary sushi rolls and a special appetizer will be available in the Cornell Cafe.
 
Become a member: New members* can purchase a dual membership for $40. Anyone who purchases a membership during the 40th Anniversary Celebration will receive a free commemorative key chain.

Come celebrate the Morikami’s 40th birthday on Sunday, June 25th with music, food and activities all day. Take advantage of special one-day-only promotions, make memories by creating your own 40th Anniversary button, or share your favorite Morikami moments in our time capsule. On view in the museum galleries will be highlights from the renowned Mary Griggs Burke Collection, who also loaned pieces for Morikami’s inaugural exhibit in the then newly constructed galleries in 1993.

4000 Morikami Park Road

Delray Beach


Top Attractions in Boca Raton *and Beyond*

West Palm Beach Butterfly Exhibit Now Open for Summer 2017


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Father’s Day Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 6.16-6.18

Happy Father’s Day Weekend Modern Boca Moms & Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities & weekend family fun in South Florida for June 16- June 18, 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

Friday, June 16th:

Schoolhouse Children’s Museum Father’s Day Celebration
DATE:  June 16th
TIME: 10:30 a.m.
COST: Members $3 Non-members $4 plus admission
129 E. Ocean Avenue
Boynton Beach

Summer in the City Event at Mizner Park Amphitheater

DATE: JUNE 16th & 18th

TIME: The City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City Series promises a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, live music, and movies under the moonlight from June 9 – August 18. More details HERE.

COST: FREE

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


Third Annual Summer in Paradise on West Palm Beach Waterfront

DATE: June 1st through August 31st

COST: FREE

 The City of West Palm Beach will celebrate the return of its popular Summer in Paradise (S.I.P) annual celebration .  This free, summer-long promotion will transport residents and visitors into a colorful collection of classic tales and treasured life-lessons along the waterfront. New elements include the debut of Aesop’s Tables, a whimsical art installation featuring 25 picnic tables painted to depict one of Aesop’s fables. A direct tie to Mayor Jeri Muoio’s pledge declaring West Palm Beach as a City of Kindness, the storybook setting provides an opportunity for all to connect, explore local art, share their own stories and enjoy family friendly activities on the West Palm Beach waterfront.

FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

NEW Create your own story in StoryVille-Children create their own life-size fairy tale using giant cut-outs of traditional storybook characters. Free activity is open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the waterfront.

The community is invited to participate in some friendly competition in larger than life versions of their favorite games like human foosball and life-sized Jenga. Game balls, Jenga pieces and a selection of table-top board games are available to be checked out for free. Guests can also play Glow FORE it Mini Golf, 9 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf along the Intracoastal Waterway for $2.50 per person per round.  All games are open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Game balls, golf clubs and board games are located at the Waterfront Activity Station near the course.

 Downtown West Palm Beach


Safari Nights at the Palm Beach Zoo

DATE: June 16th

TIME: 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

COST: Zoo admission

THE ZOO COMES ALIVE as Safari Nights returns for its 8th summer of evening fun every Friday night, from 4:30 p.m, – 9:00 p.m. June through August!

The whole Zoo is open to explore as you join us for non-stop family entertainment at our Fairytale themed Safari Nights. Come dressed to match the nightly themes and ENTER TO WIN an AWESOME Palm Beach Zoo PRIZE PACK valued at $150!!!** Each night will feature a different family-friendly theme and will include entertainment for guests of all ages: including face painting and kids’ DJ in the Fountain Plaza, giveaways, crafts and MUCH more!

This event features live appearances by princesses inspired by your favorite movies.

From 5:00-6:45 p.m. see the Wind Princess and the Magical Fairy…

Then, 6:45-8:30 p.m. meet the Ice Queen & Ice Princess…

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Saturday, June 17th:

Celebrate Festival Del Mar at the South Florida Science Center

DATE: June 17th

TIME: 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

COST: Admission is $15.00 for non-member adults and free for children under 12 and Science Center members. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, in partnership with the Caritas Smile Charity, is inviting locals to splash into sea science during the third annual “Festival del Mar”.  The event is aimed at engaging the local Latin American community and promoting ocean conservation and education worldwide. The day will be packed with cultural performances, arts and crafts, family Zumba, bilingual planetarium shows, story time and much more.

4801 Dreher Trail North

West Palm Beach


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Beauty and the Beast at The Wick

Beauty and the Beast is playing at The Wick Theatre! For more information, dates and ticket prices, click HERE.

7901 N. Federal Highway

Boca Raton


Sunday, June 18th:

Happy Father’s Day!

Tropical Fruit Festival at the Mounts Botanical Garden

DATE: June 18th

TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

COST:The cost is FREE for Mounts members and children 12 and under, and only $10 for adults. Tickets are available for purchase online at www.mounts.org.

Produced in collaboration with the Rare Fruit Council of Palm Beach County, this new and improved event will include tropical fruit tastings, live music, indoor and air-conditioned food and cooking demonstrations. The event will also have ice cream and smoothies, tropic-themed Corvettes, a fun zone for kids (butterfly garden and maze, 4H activities), even a Beer and Wine Garden! It will feature tropical fruit infused teas, lemonades, wine, kombucha, cider provided by Accomplice brewery, plus ciderworks and beer provided by Tequesta Brewing Company.

531 N. Military Trail

West Palm Beach


Father’s Day Freebies and Events!
DATE: June 18th
Grab dad and head on over to Palm Beach Zoo! In honor of Father’s Day, all dads will receive free admission with a paid child admission at regular price. Plus, the first 100 Dads through the gate will receive a $10 gift card to Duffy’s Sports Grill!

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Downtown Drive Car Show at Mizner Park
DATE:  June 18th
TIME: 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.; CONCERT, 7 p.m.
COST: FREE

Celebrate Father’s Day in Mizner Park with a showcase of antique, classic, European sport & exotic cars, benefiting Make-A-Wish®.

327 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


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Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 6.09-6.11

Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms & Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities & weekend family fun in South Florida for June 9- June 11, 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

Friday, June 9th:

Sushi and Stroll Summer Walk Series at Morikami Park
DATE:  June 9th
COST: $8/adult (ages 11+); $6/child (ages 4-10); FREE for museum members and children ages 3 and under             
· Tickets can be purchased online in advance at morikami.org, or at the door
· There is an additional $3 fee for taiko drumming performances (6:30pm, 7:15pm, & 8:00pm), sold first-come first-served during the event
· Sushi & Stroll is a rain or shine event, and tickets are non-refundable

Summer nights in South Florida are something special, especially when they are augmented with a cultural backdrop that can’t be beat! Morikami’s popular Sushi & Stroll series is back and better than ever, with a new picnicking area featuring local food trucks and popular Japanese snacks! Offering guests a tranquil, twilight stroll through the 16-acre gardens with memorable sunset views, this event has delighted visitors for 14 years, with the opportunity to enjoy the gardens during the slightly cooler evenings of the summer months and exhilarating taiko drumming performances by Fushu Daiko. The Cornell Café will be open, with a Pan-Asian menu to excite your palate, as well as premium Japanese sake and ice cold beer to refresh your taste buds. Guests can also indulge in shopping at the Museum Store, which features a wide variety of authentic Japanese items.
4000 Morikami Park Road
 Delray Beach

Summer in the City Event at Mizner Park Amphitheater

DATE: JUNE 9

TIME: The City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City Series promises a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, live music, and movies under the moonlight from June 9 – August 18. More details HERE.

COST: FREE

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


Third Annual Summer in Paradise on West Palm Beach Waterfront

DATE: June 1st through August 31st

COST: FREE

 The City of West Palm Beach will celebrate the return of its popular Summer in Paradise (S.I.P) annual celebration .  This free, summer-long promotion will transport residents and visitors into a colorful collection of classic tales and treasured life-lessons along the waterfront. New elements include the debut of Aesop’s Tables, a whimsical art installation featuring 25 picnic tables painted to depict one of Aesop’s fables. A direct tie to Mayor Jeri Muoio’s pledge declaring West Palm Beach as a City of Kindness, the storybook setting provides an opportunity for all to connect, explore local art, share their own stories and enjoy family friendly activities on the West Palm Beach waterfront.

FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

NEW Create your own story in StoryVille-Children create their own life-size fairy tale using giant cut-outs of traditional storybook characters. Free activity is open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the waterfront.

The community is invited to participate in some friendly competition in larger than life versions of their favorite games like human foosball and life-sized Jenga. Game balls, Jenga pieces and a selection of table-top board games are available to be checked out for free. Guests can also play Glow FORE it Mini Golf, 9 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf along the Intracoastal Waterway for $2.50 per person per round.  All games are open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Game balls, golf clubs and board games are located at the Waterfront Activity Station near the course.

 Downtown West Palm Beach


Safari Nights at the Palm Beach Zoo

DATE: June 9th

TIME: 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

COST: Zoo admission

THE ZOO COMES ALIVE as Safari Nights returns for its 8th summer of evening fun every Friday night, from 4:30 p.m, – 9:00 p.m. June through August!

The whole Zoo is open to explore as you join us for non-stop family entertainment at our Dinosaur/Jurassic themed Safari Nights – the kickoff of the 2017 season. Come dressed to match the nightly themes and ENTER TO WIN an AWESOME Palm Beach Zoo PRIZE PACK valued at $150!!!** Each night will feature a different family-friendly theme and will include entertainment for guests of all ages: including face painting and kids’ DJ in the Fountain Plaza, giveaways, crafts and MUCH more!

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Saturday, June 10th:

Roar & Pour at the Palm Beach Zoo
DATE: June 10th
TIME: 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
The party starts at 4:30 p.m. with a special $10 admission rate.  Explore the Zoo, enjoy an adult beverage from the Tiki Bar including a local craft brewery tap-takeover, then as the sun sets, gather at the Fountain Plaza for the 7:30 p.m. start time for a great Aerosmith tribute band called “Jaded” playing until 9:00 p.m. Bands and tap takeovers TBA check www.palmbeachzoo.org/roar-and-pour-2017 for more info.

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


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Beauty and the Beast Opens at The Wick

Beauty and the Beast at The Wick Theatre opens tonight! For more information, dates and ticket prices, click HERE.

7901 N. Federal Highway

Boca Raton


Sunday, June 11th:

The Willow Theatre presents Summer Children’s Series at Sugar Sand Park

DATE: June 11th

TIME: 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

COST: Each child’s ticket includes one free carousel ride token and cookies & juice served in the lobby after each performance.

Tickets for all of these performances are $8 for adults and $6 for children 12 & under.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  They can be purchased at the Willow Theatre Box Office at Sugar Sand Park Community Center, by calling 561-347-3948, or online at: www.willowtheatre.org.

ROCKIN’ RED RIDING HOOD   Rock along with Little Red, Grandma, Jack Lumber, and B.B. Wolf as the traditional story of Little Red Riding Hood is updated in this “Rock Musical”. The history of Rock n’ Roll is creatively woven into the show as original songs progress through different styles—from The Blues to Modern Rock. There will be a meet and greet with the audience after both performances.   Rated G

300 S. Military Trail

Boca Raton


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I Escaped the Mystery of Sherlock Room at Adventure Vault Boca Raton

West Palm Beach Butterfly Exhibit Now Open for Summer 2017


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Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 6.02-6.04

Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms & Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities & weekend family fun in South Florida for June 2- June 4, 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

Friday, June 2nd:

Last Chance (SERIOUSLY) to Register for Summer 2017 “Modern Boca Mommy & Me” for TODDLERS! Starts June 6th!

Summer 2017 Boca Raton Mommy and Me Program at Grandview Prep


Third Annual Summer in Paradise to Transform West Palm Beach Waterfront into Artistic Storybook Setting

DATE: June 1st through August 31st

TIME: The City of West Palm Beach

COST: FREE

 The City of West Palm Beach will celebrate the return of its popular Summer in Paradise (S.I.P) annual celebration .  This free, summer-long promotion will transport residents and visitors into a colorful collection of classic tales and treasured life-lessons along the waterfront. New elements include the debut of Aesop’s Tables, a whimsical art installation featuring 25 picnic tables painted to depict one of Aesop’s fables. A direct tie to Mayor Jeri Muoio’s pledge declaring West Palm Beach as a City of Kindness, the storybook setting provides an opportunity for all to connect, explore local art, share their own stories and enjoy family friendly activities on the West Palm Beach waterfront.

FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

NEW Create your own story in StoryVille-Children create their own life-size fairy tale using giant cut-outs of traditional storybook characters. Free activity is open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on the waterfront.

The community is invited to participate in some friendly competition in larger than life versions of their favorite games like human foosball and life-sized Jenga. Game balls, Jenga pieces and a selection of table-top board games are available to be checked out for free. Guests can also play Glow FORE it Mini Golf, 9 holes of glow-in-the-dark mini golf along the Intracoastal Waterway for $2.50 per person per round.  All games are open daily from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Game balls, golf clubs and board games are located at the Waterfront Activity Station near the course. For more information: http://wpb.org/events

 Downtown West Palm Beach


Safari Nights at the Palm Beach Zoo!

DATE: June 2nd

TIME: 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

COST: Zoo admission

THE ZOO COMES ALIVE as Safari Nights returns for its 8th summer of evening fun every Friday night, from 4:30 p.m, – 9:00 p.m. June through August!

The whole Zoo is open to explore as you join us for non-stop family entertainment at our Dinosaur/Jurassic themed Safari Nights – the kickoff of the 2017 season. Come dressed to match the nightly themes and ENTER TO WIN an AWESOME Palm Beach Zoo PRIZE PACK valued at $150!!!** Each night will feature a different family-friendly theme and will include entertainment for guests of all ages: including face painting and kids’ DJ in the Fountain Plaza, giveaways, crafts and MUCH more!

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Saturday, June 3rd:

Chef Louie Bossi & Friends Host Taste of Recovery at Old School Square in Delray Beach

DATE: June 3rd

TIME: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

COST:  $40 per ticket

The culinary festival will be held at the Old School Square Pavilion. Guests will enjoy savory bites and desserts from a variety of area restaurants, along with live entertainment. Live entertainment will include world-renowned comedian Sarge.

Louie Bossi will host the inaugural Taste of Recovery, a benefit for The Crossroads Club in Delray Beach. It has been serving the area for 35 years. All proceeds and donations will go to the Delray Crossroads Club.

Old School Square

51 North Swinton Ave

Delray Beach


Kid’s Wellness Expo at Meyer Amphitheater

DATE: June 3rd

TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

COST:  FREE

This free event is open to the public and includes a full day of activities including fitness demos, exhibit booths, free giveaways, health & wellness consultations and information to help families learn more about nutrition, fitness and mental resilience.
 
The day will also include HealthCorps presenting cooking tips for teens, fun fitness, our organ donation initiative and lessons from our curriculum. Musical performances include Chemradery, Tori Lynn, Palm Beach Mako Cheerleaders, Coastal Athletics and more.
 
For more information please visit www.kidswellnessexpo.com

105 Evernia Street

West Palm Beach


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Sunday, June 4th:

Baywatch to Beach-watch: 10 of The Palm Beaches in their Beachy Glory

Top Attractions in Boca Raton *and Beyond*

I Escaped the Mystery of Sherlock Room at Adventure Vault Boca Raton

West Palm Beach Butterfly Exhibit Now Open for Summer 2017


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Weekend Family Fun in South Florida: 5.26-5.28

Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms & Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities & weekend family fun in South Florida for May 26- May 28 2017! 


Weekend Family Fun in South Florida

Friday, May 26th:

Last Chance to Register for Summer 2017 “Modern Boca Mommy & Me” for TODDLERS! Starts June 6th!

Summer 2017 Boca Raton Mommy and Me Program at Grandview Prep


Snooze-a-pa-ZOO-za Family Overnight at the Palm Beach Zoo

DATE: May 26th

TIME: 7:00 p.m.-8:30 a.m.

WHOOO wants to spend the night at the zoo Memorial Day weekend? Enjoy an evening of themed activities including up-close animal encounters, detective games, crafts, and a night time tour. Pizza and continental breakfast are included. Activities are geared for children 6 and up and a minimum of one adult is required per family. Pre-registration is required. 

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Saturday, May 27th:

Whole Foods Market® hosting fundraisers for U.S. troops

Memorial Day Weekend event to benefit Forgotten Soldiers Outreach

 

DATE: Saturday, May 27th and Sunday, May 28th

All Whole Foods Market stores in Broward and Palm Beach counties will host a Memorial Day Weekend fundraiser to commemorate the service and sacrifice of the men and women of the U.S. Military. In partnership with the Forgotten Soldiers Outreach, all nine stores will host a Support Our Troops Cookout. Call your local store for more details.

During the cookout, customers can enjoy a choice of entree from the grill, side and a drink for a donation of $5. All proceeds from the event will be donated to Forgotten Soldiers. Customers are invited to write letters of encouragement to our troops or donate toiletries or other items to be included in care packages, which will then be sent to U.S. soldiers serving overseas.


Teddy Bear Affair and Food Truck Safari at the Palm Beach Zoo

Teddy Bear Affair:

DATE: May 27th

TIME: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

COST: Zoo admission

Children can bring their beary favorite stuffed toys to the “doctor” at the Zoo for the beary best care and TLC possible from Zoo veterinary staff and staff from MedExpress Urgent Care. Be sure to visit the “Bear Den” for our regularly scheduled Bear Keeper Talk at 1:30 p.m. and enjoy bear-themed coloring pages!

Food Truck Safari:

DATE/TIME: May 27th, 4:30 p.m.– 9:00 p.m.

Explore the Zoo in search of your favorite wildlife and Palm Beach County’s best gourmet food trucks.  Trucks (windows open at 5:00 p.m.) are spread throughout the Zoo with two live music locations and two cash bars.  The Fountain Plaza Tiki Bar (also opens at 5:00 p.m.) features a local craft brewery tap-takeover. Check www.palmbeachzoo.org/food-truck-safari-2017 for updated truck and brewery lists.

1301 Summit Boulevard

West Palm Beach


Birds of Paradise Weekend at Museum of Discovery & Science (MODS)

DATE: May 27th-29th

TIME: 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

COST:  Cost of Admission

Recyclable Bird Feeder
Attract birds to your yard by making a recyclable bird feeder filled with a variety of yummy seeds.
Birds of Color
Birds of Paradise are known for the vivid colors of their feathers. Make your own colorful Bird of Paradise sun catcher..
Beak Adaptations
Bird beaks have adapted to help them eat their unique diets. Test the beaks and see which ones are best to eat grubs, beetles or snails.
The Great Migration Challenge
Keller Science Theater 1:30 p.m.
For many birds during the winter it’s time for them to fly south, but they must watch out for the many obstacles. Will your bird successfully complete their migration? Play this fun game and learn about the challenges migrating birds face.
Bird Call Competition
Keller Science Theater 3:30 p.m.
Cacaw, cacaw! Listen to the special calls that birds of paradise make. Join the fun and see if your bird call can ruffle some feathers.

401 SW 2nd Street

Fort Lauderdale


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Sunday, May 28th:

Top Attractions in Boca Raton *and Beyond*

I Escaped the Mystery of Sherlock Room at Adventure Vault Boca Raton

West Palm Beach Butterfly Exhibit Now Open for Summer 2017


Peter and the Wolf and other Ballets

DATE: May 28th

TIME: 7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

COST:  FREE

Magical evening of dance and theater by the Boca Ballet Theater, hosted by the City of Boca Raton. All are welcome for this great free family event. Chairs will be for rent on site for $5 cash. You are welcome to bring your own blanket or chair. Pets are not permitted inside the venue Concessions will be available for purchase inside, no outside food or beverages. DOORS OPEN at 6:30pm

Mizner Park Amphitheater

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


Memorial Day Commemorative Ceremony & Concert!

DATE: May 29th

TIME: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

COST: FREE

Featuring Veteran Groups, City Officials, music by Ft. Lauderdale Highlanders, Boca Raton Community High School Band, drills by Boca Raton Community High School NJROTC and the Boca Raton Police & Fire Honor Guard.

Contact: 393-7995

 Boca Raton Cemetery

449 SW 4th Ave

Memorial Day Concert

 

DATE: May 28th

TIME: 7:00 p.m.

COST:  FREE

New Gardens Band, Inc presents Indian River Pops Orchestra, featuring the Robert Sharon Chorale. Full concert band will play patriotic music under the direction of Dwight Robert Roadman
Contact: 393-7995

Mizner Park Amphitheater

590 Plaza Real

Boca Raton


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