Happy Weekend Modern Boca Moms & Dads! Here are all of the great MBMom-recommended Boca kids activities & weekend family fun in South Florida for March 24 – March 26, 2017!
Weekend Family Fun in South Florida
Friday, March 24th:
TAKE YOUR EASTER BUNNY PHOTOS AT TOWN CENTER
TIME: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
COST: Reserve Your Appointment HERE for $10.00
Time for photos with the fluffy guy! He’ll be waiting for you near Nordstrom Courtyard.
Town Center of Boca Raton
BOX LUNCH WITH THE SYMPHONIA
TIME: 11:30 a.m.
Get an “up close and personal” look behind the scenes. Sit in on part of a rehearsal and enjoy a box lunch while listening to the conductor, soloist and musician’s perspective on the upcoming concert.
2601 St. Andrews Blvd. Boca Raton
Saturday, March 25th:
IT’S CIRCUS…..IT’S SCIENCE!
DATE: MARCH 25
TIME: 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
(Please note that tickets for the second show are limited.)
*Family Shows include juice & cookies with each child’s ticket after the show. Attendees of all ages must have a ticket.
This two person show will explore the “science of the circus” and help kids familiarize themselves with scientific concepts (laws and principles of physics such as balance, gravity, momentum, centrifugal force, motion, and more) that are brought to life by a talented staff of clowns. They will be using juggling, ball spinning, unicycling, human pyramid building, and a variety of other fun circus skills to illustrate what lies behind the “science” of circus movement. “It’s Circus… It’s Science” helps kids familiarize themselves with scientific concepts first-hand in a fun and funny environment.
Sugar Sand Park
STORY TIME AT THE ZOO: A REAL PAGE TURNER
DATE: Saturdays this month
TIME: 10:30 a.m.
This popular event will take place at on Saturday’s at 10:30 a.m. at the Zoo’s Conservation Station by the Safari Train and the Wildlife Carousel. Story Time at the Zoo is geared towards encouraging children to connect with wildlife through reading, and it is included in the cost of Zoo admission.
1301 Summit Blvd.
West Palm Beach
See Mulan at Showtime Performing Arts Theatre in Boca Raton!
503 SE Mizner Blvd., Royal Palm Place
TIME TO ENJOY BOCA BACCHANAL
The Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum’s biggest fundraising event, the 15th Annual Boca Bacchanal 2017 Wine & Food Festival, is back this month! It’s Boca Raton’s premier wine & food festival and the signature community event for the Historical Society. There’s more wine, more food and later hours for all the night owls to make it a truly unforgettable weekend.
Boca Bacchanal’s two-day event begins with the exclusive Vintner Dinners on Friday, March 24th, 2017 with a never-before-held Spirits Dinner followed by Bacchanalia on Saturday, March 25th!
More details HERE.
Mizner Park Amphitheater
Sunday, March 26th:
MEET THE ORCHESTRA
TIME: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
COST: $5 for Adults, FREE for Children/Non-profits. Reservations are required. For reservations, call 1-866-687-1201 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The day before each Connoisseur Concert, families will be given the opportunity to interact with The Symphonia’s conductor and musicians and attend a live dress rehearsal at the Roberts Theater at Saint Andrew’s School, 3900 Jog Road in Boca Raton, Fla. Children can learn about and hold instruments.
Roberts Theater at Saint Andrew’s School
3900 Jog Road
PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL POLO SEASON IN FULL SWING
DATE: Through April 23
TIMES/COST: Palm Beach International Polo Season
The “sport of kings” once again makes its annual visit to The Palm Beaches at the International Polo Club Palm Beach, bringing an entire season of exciting competition, highlighted by the US Polo Open.
This awesome weekly Sunday afternoon event will be the epicenter of social activity, as many of the world’s finest competitors come to compete!
Read about our experience last year by clicking HERE.
3667 120th Ave S.
Our Body: The Universe Within AT THE SOUTH FLORIDA SCIENCE CENTER AND AQUARIUM
DATE: Through April 23
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.*
COST: Admission to the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium during Our Body: The Universe Within is $16.95 for adults, $12.95 for children ages 3 to 12 and $14.95 for seniors aged 60 and older. Science Center members and children under 3 are free.
Our Body: The Universe Within, the Science Center’s seasonal blockbuster exhibition is open to the public! Appropriate for all ages, Our Body literally goes “under the skin” to reveal the mysteries of human anatomy. Visitors will tour three-dimensional human bodies, specimens and organs, which were preserved using a process known as polymer impregnation.
More details about this family fun in South Florida HERE.
4801 Dreher Trail North
West Palm Beach
DATE: Open through April 30
Museum of Discovery and Science
401 SW 2nd St.