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public, the venue offers a wide range of hospitality and is a great place to spend Sunday afternoons. Mingle with the elite as you watch the fast and furious sport of polo. While the Winter Equestrian Festival complex is a world unto itself, there is a rich menu of options for recreation outside of its walls. Wellington is twelve miles from the ocean, providing easy access to beautiful beaches. If you have had enough of the sun at the horse shows, West Palm Beach and Palm Beach are shopping meccas. West Palm Beach hosts the famed City Place complex with a plethora of shopping, restaurants, and entertainment. Palm Beach offers high-end retail therapy
on famed Worth Avenue. To feed the cultural side, the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach houses an impressive permanent collection including Americans Georgia Oâ€™Keeffe and Jackson Pollack and European masters Monet, Gauguin, and Picasso. The Kravis Center contains a 2,000-seat concert hall, a playhouse, and an outdoor amphitheatre and offers an interesting mix of entertainment options. For those yearning for a different sports experience, the nearby BB&T Center is home to the Florida Panthers, a professional hockey team. The Everglades are a short drive away and offer fan boat tours and fishing expeditions.