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 31– April 02, 2017!
Weekend Family Fun in South Florida
Friday, March 31st:
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 Court.
Town Center at Boca Raton
Nights at the Museum “Sports Science”
TIME: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
COST: $13.95 for adults, $11.95 for seniors, $9.95 for children (3-12), FREE for children under 3, $6 for adult members and free for child members.
Nights at the Museum – “Sports Science!” On the last Friday of each month, guests of all ages can enjoy extended hours of exploration at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium. Each Night at the Museum is a different theme, which includes various interactive science crafts, activities, entertainment, exhibits, planetarium shows, and a chance to view the night sky in Palm Beach County’s only public observatory!
Food and beverage from Wholesome Tummies Cafe will be available for purchase throughout the evening. This month’s event includes a hockey-physics lab, interactive sports demonstrations, exploration of the blockbuster traveling exhibit “Our Body: The Universe Within”, Girl Scout Badges and more!
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium
West Palm Beach
The Easter Bunny at the Gardens Mall
DATE: March 31st
TIME: 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
The free holiday event gives kids of all ages a chance to mix, mingle, and mug for the camera as they get their pictures taken with the Easter Bunny and his fabulous friends, including butterfly stilt walkers, jugglers, magicians, a DJ, and more.
Kids will receive Easter baskets to fill up with candy, while adults and parents will enjoy the ultimate “hoppy hour” with Easter-themed cocktails!
The Gardens Mall
Saturday, April 1st:
Get a Great Deal at the Spring Cleaning Flea Market at Grandview Preparatory School
336 Spanish River Blvd. NW
Hero Walk for the Boca Raton Children’s Museum
DATE: April 1st
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
COST: Registration Fee $25.00, Register Here
Help be a hero and raise funds for the Boca Raton Children’s Museum!
Boca Raton Children’s Museum
Stop by The House at Pooh Corner
DATE: April 1
TIME: 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
COST: See tickets
Whether young and wide-eyed or wise to the ways of the world, it’s a real treat return to the House at Pooh Corner to spend some tender time with faithful friends. Piglet, Tigger, Christopher Robin and that lovable bear called Winnie-the-Pooh lift our spirits and warm our hearts in this charming production, faithfully based on the A. A. Milne classic of the same name.
Head to the Hatsume Fair at Morikami
DATE: April 1st – 2nd
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Shop anime, craft, and plant vendors, enjoy games and live entertainment, take part our annual costume contest and fashion show, and indulge in Japanese street fair food and drink, and more.
Story Time at the Palm Beach 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! Only 2 Shows Left!
Sunday, April 2nd:
Hop, Skip & Jump-a-Thon at Sunflower Creative Arts
Hop to it, Sunflower friends! It’s that time of year again. Join Sunday, April 2, 9:30 am, for a crazy playful walkathon at John Prince Park.
This event is open to families of all ages and abilities, as well as strollers. The walkathon path will include hopscotch, music making, walking like your favorite animal, and much more!
Family registration is only $50 for a family of up to 2 adults and 4 kids! Money raised will benefit Sunflower Creative Arts’ Play + Nature + Arts programs. More information HERE.
2700 Sixth Avenue South
Make and Take at Sugar Sand Park
DATE: April 2nd
TIME: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
COST: $5 per craft
Kids will explore how the world of renewable resources and build something to take home. Supplies are limited so arrive early.
Sugar Sand Park Community Center
Palm Beach International Polo Season- Only a Few Weekends Left!
DATE: Through April 23rd
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 23rd
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 30th
Museum of Discovery and Science
401 SW 2nd St.