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Discover Why Palm Beach County is Florida’s Cultural Capital®

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e call it Florida’s Cultural Capital® for a reason… actually, for many reasons! On any given day, 365 days a year, you’ll find entertaining, enriching and inspiring arts and cultural events and activities from one end of Palm Beach County to the other.

Whether you're a resident or visitor staying for a day or an extended vacation, consider building your itinerary around the hundreds of colorful and diverse activities sure to fulfill your quest for exciting arts and cultural happenings. Our 45 miles of beautiful beaches and vast, nature-based areas provide serene, outdoor settings to explore Florida’s intricate ecosystem. In our downtowns and small-towns situated in every corner of the county, discover world-class museums, amazing theatre, multicultural festivals, historical architectural sites, and more — offering something for visitors of varying age, taste, and budget. It’s all here in Palm Beach County, where culture has found its place in the sun®. The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County and organizations included in this brochure are 501(c)(3) non-profit entities.


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It’s easy to discover why Palm Beach County is called Florida’s Cultural Capital® after a visit to the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County. You will be inspired as you enter the historic Robert M. Montgomery, Jr. Building in the heart of artsy, trendy Downtown Lake Worth. The Cultural Council’s headquarters opens a window into the world of the creative essence of Palm Beach County artists and culture. A relaxing stroll through the galleries of this architectural icon gives you a feel for the art and culture that awaits you outside. Reflect on ever changing artistic works and also find one-of-a-kind ”Made in Palm Beach” art items for sale. Explore hundreds of options for cultural adventures and festivals through a touch-screen interactive kiosk. Culture has found its place in the sun® — and it all starts at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County. Come be inspired!

P601 Lake Avenue | Lake Worth, FL 33460 q561.471.2901 Bwww.palmbeachculture.com

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Loggerhead Marinelife Center | 3

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Loggerhead Marinelife Center is committed to the conservation of Florida’s coastal ecosystems through public education, research and rehabilitation with a focus on threatened and endangered sea turtles. The center features an on-site campus hospital, learning exhibits and aquariums. Situated on the world’s most important sea turtle nesting beach, Loggerhead Marinelife Center is open daily and offers free admission to over 215,000 visitors each year.

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The Maltz Jupiter Theatre is one of Florida’s preeminent professional theatres, committed to production and education through its collaborations with local and national artists. Currently the state’s largest award-winning regional theatre, the Theatre attracts over 70,000 people annually, drawing rave reviews from media outlets across the world. The Theatre’s premier classroom facilities support the Paul and Sandra Goldner Conservatory of Performing Arts, which serves hundreds of youth and adults each year. Photography: Tim Pereira

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Armory Art Center | 5

The Armory Art Center is Palm Beach County’s leading visual art and exhibition center. Housed in the historic 1939 Art Deco building, the Armory provides art classes for students of all ages, exhibitions, special events, salons and camps. Held in 12 state-of-the-art studios, classes cover a broad variety of mediums including ceramics, digital arts, drawing, glass fusing, jewelry, painting, printing, sculpture and other artistic disciplines.

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6 | Bob Lappin & The Palm Beach Pops

Since its inception in 1992, Bob Lappin and The Palm Beach Pops has become a fixture in South Florida’s cultural arena. Comprised predominantly of local musicians, the group has been embraced by the community as a source of world-class entertainment right in their own backyard. Throughout each performance, the audiences are energized and amazed by the musicians, the repertoire and the ambiance of the auditorium as they enjoy a truly unique piece of Americana music, The Great American Songbook. In addition to their performances, The Pops has provided music education programs to over 90,000 elementary school children throughout the county.

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Palm Beach State College | 7 The Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center (DHCAC) is a 470seat theatre nestled on the banks of a small lake on Palm Beach State College’s Belle Glade campus. The Center is “Bringing the Arts to Life” through a professional guest artist series which features music, dance, theatre and more. The DHCAC supports arts in education through its CAFE Series (Cultural Arts for Education), with programs presented during the school day for local students.

P1977 College Drive | Belle Glade, FL 33430 q561.993.1160 Bwww.dollyhand.org

Palm Beach State College's Duncan Theatre in Lake Worth offers a fresh alternative to the ordinary. Live performances and concerts range from jazz to music of the '50s and '60s to classic Rock 'n Roll and World Music. The Duncan features exceptional modern dance performances and provides numerous opportunities to spend magical Saturday mornings with one's children. There's something for everyone -- and audiences are never far from the action on stage in the intimate Duncan Theatre.

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P4200 Congress Avenue | Lake Worth, FL 33461 q561.868.3309 Bwww.duncantheatre.org

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8 | Henry Morrison Flagler Museum

When it was completed in 1902, the New York Herald proclaimed that Whitehall, Henry Flagler’s Gilded Age estate in Palm Beach, was “more wonderful than any place in Europe, grander and more magnificent than any other private dwelling in the world.” Today, Whitehall is a National Historic Landmark and is open to the public as the Flagler Museum, featuring guided tours, changing Nexhibits and special programs.

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The Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is one of the premiere arts centers in the Southeast. True to the spirit in which it was created, the Center continues to focus on enhancing the quality of life in Palm Beach County by presenting a diverse schedule of national and international performances featuring artists from every discipline. Many local and regional arts organizations, including the Miami City Ballet, Palm Beach Opera and the Palm Beach Pops, call the Kravis Center home. The Kravis Center has received national recognition for its education programs, which have become a model for other performing arts centers around the country. With over 350 diverse performances per year, the Kravis Center has something for everyone.

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The Norton Museum is recognized internationally for its expansive collection of more than 7,000 works, including European, Impressionist, Modern Masters, and American art from 1900 to the present. The Chinese Collection offers superb examples of carved jades and bronze vessels, and the Contemporary Collection embraces art beginning in the 1960s. History’s most revered and innovative photographers are featured in the extensive Photography Collection. The Norton presents engaging and exciting Collection- and exhibition-related tours, talks, concerts, and programs for adults and children year-round.

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Palm Beach Dramaworks is an award-winning, professional theatre company that engages and entertains audiences with timeless, thought-provoking productions. The organization is dedicated to cultivating an interest, respect, and appreciation for classic and contemporary works, and enhancing the quality of life through the transformative power of live theatre. PBD has year-round programming, which includes main stage productions, concert presentations, play readings, educational outreach initiatives, and other special events. As the only professional resident theatre company in West Palm Beach, PBD plays a vitally important role in the cultural redevelopment of the downtown area for residents and visitors alike.

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12 | Palm Beach Opera

Palm Beach Opera is dedicated to producing live opera at an international standard of excellence and to enriching communities with a diverse offering of educational programs. Founded in 1961, the fully professional Palm Beach Opera presents mainstage performances at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts in West Palm Beach. Committed to the highest artistic values, productions feature internationally acclaimed artists as well as the critically acclaimed Palm NBeach Opera Orchestra and Chorus.

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Palm Beach Photographic Centre | 13

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Palm Beach Photographic Centre is a cultural organization dedicated to the enrichment of life through the photographic arts. Housing a museum, an acclaimed classroom facility, and a retail store, the Centre is the home away from home for renowned photographers and budding photography buffs alike. The Centre’s classes cater to all ages and skill levels. Year-round special events being in January with FOTOfusion, the Centre’s internationally renowned annual festival of photography.

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14 | Palm Beach Zoo

The Palm Beach Zoo is a zoological organization located at Dreher Park in West Palm Beach. Housing over 1,400 animals within 23 acres of lush tropical habitat, the Zoo provides an open-air classroom to foster awareness, appreciation and respect for the natural world. In addition to exciting animals from all over the world living in natural habitats, the Zoo features a colorful carousel, an interactive play fountain, a full-service restaurant, daily performances of the “Wings Over Water� bird show, N and many other keeper talks and animal interactions throughout each day.

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P1301 Summit Boulevard | West Palm Beach, FL 33405 q 561.547.WILD (9453) Bwww.palmbeachzoo.org

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Founded in 1961, the mission of the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium (SFSCA) is to open every mind to science through the strategic programming of interactive exhibits, engaging community-based camps and events. The SFSCA features more than 50 hands-on educational exhibits, a 4,000 gallon fresh and salt water aquarium featuring both local and exotic marine life, a digital planetarium, Conservation Research Station, Florida Exhibit Hall and an interactive Everglades Exhibit showcasing the richly diverse ecosystem that the Everglades water-environment supports. Each year the SFSCA welcomes more than 125,000 visitors and reaches more than 45,000 students through workshops at the Science Center and outreach programs to local schools.

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16 | Boca Museum of Art

The Boca Museum of Art is a leading cultural center in South Florida, achieving international recognition as a world-class visual arts institution for its dynamic, changing exhibitions from acclaimed N artists and its distinguished permanent collection. The Museum’s many public programs include artist presentations, family activities, art films, the Annual Art CFestival, and more than 100 classes per week at its studio Art School.

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The Society of the Four Arts | 17

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The Society of the Four Arts provides members of the community with a variety of cultural learning opportunities. The Four Arts campus includes a library and children's library, an exhibition gallery, 700-seat auditorium, botanical and sculpture gardens, and a state-of-art lifelong learning facility. The organization’s events promote art, literature, music, drama and the unofficial fifth art of “living well.”

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18 | Delray Beach Center for the Arts

Delray Beach Center for the Arts offers world-class events, theater, exhibits and learning opportunities. The restored early 20th century school buildings house the charming Cornell NMuseum of Art & American Culture (c. 1913), the intimate Crest Theatre (c. 1925) and a Vintage Gymnasium. The Pavilion, which opened in 2002, hosts outdoor concerts and festivals. The School of Creative Arts offers art, photography and writing classes. The Center also serves as a venue for community, Ccorporate, private and media events.

S POld School Square, 51 N. Swinton Avenue | Delray Beach, FL 33444 q561.243.7922Bwww.delraycenterforthearts.org

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Florida Atlantic University | 19

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FAU’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters offers community enhancement through a rich array of concerts, performances, exhibitions, lectures, conferences, and other outreach programs. These programs are presented in venues that accommodate audiences of 50 to 30,000. There are also two exhibition spaces on campus, as well as a movie theater complex with 200 seats.

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20 | Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

The Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens provide authentic Japanese cultural experiences that entertain, and inspire. Visitors can explore a series of six diverse Neducate gardens inspired by a different historical period and style of Japanese gardening. Discover South Florida’s heritage and its connection with Japan while experiencing traditional and contemporary Japanese culture through world-class exhibits, Cvaried educational programs, seasonal events, Pan-Asian cuisine and a distinctive museum store.

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The Lighthouse ArtCenter, a member-supported organization, provides visual and performing arts for the community through unique collections, engaging exhibitions and cultural programs, a dynamic school of art and diverse outreach activities.

The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum’s Ancient Native American mounds, landmark 1860 Lighthouse, and history museum in a restored WWII building all tell the tale of an evolving coastal community and its rich maritime heritage. Situated on 120-acres of land, at the junction of the Indian and Aliquas doluptatur, que voluptur, id quis nestibe ariLoxahatchee Rivers and Jupiter Inlet, this protected atus dolum que eaque ea cum ex explaut qui repere site offers nestled hiking trails, a nature observation nonsequodit volorit atiasperit labores nullaut esplatform, mangroves and a beachfront to view birds torerunt, simped utet, consequissum fugiam si con and marine life. Admission includes the museum, eos exceperatis qui apictinim voluptate nesseque guided Lighthouse tower-top tour and a visit to the dolumque sim niet ut as as renisquia sust, sim quo Tindall Pioneer Homestead and Station J Café with doluptaquat hiciti in eum in porecte ssitatus, qui wi-fi. Weddings, educational programs and special que nonsed quissum eumenderro intem at. events are regularly scheduled throughout the year.

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The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens comprise the historic home, sculpture gardens and artist’s studio of sculptor Ann Weaver Norton (1905-1982). Displayed throughout the house, studio and gardens are more than 100 works by the artist, including nine monumental sculptures, eight in brick and one in granite. The Gardens were designed by Ann Norton and Sir Peter Smithers and feature a collection of 300 species of tropical palms from around the world. The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens offers monthly exhibitions by recognized N national and international artists and collectors. 373 Tequesta Drive|Tequesta, FL 33469 Pxxxxxxxx N P

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Artists Showcase provides and inspires all youth — especially underserved youth — by the encouragement, education, exposure and life enrichment through arts and culture. The organization also displays the creative works of N ethnic artists for the enjoyment of everyone.

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The Historical Society of Palm Beach County provides residents and visitors unlimited access to the County’s history. From the Public Programming Series, the Distinguished Lecture Series, the Research Library, online historical research, archival research and extraordinary projects designed for students and teachers in public and private schools, everyone has the opportunity to participate and learn. The Richard and Pat Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum is free to the public with daily docent-led tours for individuals, and adult and school groups. While it touches the lives of literally hundreds of thousands of residents and visitors each year, the Society strives to do even more by working to identify the community’s interests and to make history come alive.

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The Lake Worth Playhouse is a community theatre with a diverse array of offerings including award-winning dramas, comedies, musicals, Broadway favorites, children’s shows, ballets and operas on film, live concerts, improv comedy and alternative programming. Independent and foreign films are shown year-round in the Stonzek Theatre, an intimate black-box style theatre equipped with a large viewing screen and highdefinition projection. The Playhouse is proud to offer a variety of educational programs for adults and children, as well as community outreach initiatives that bring N cultural programs into the neighborhoods of underserved youth.

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The Children’s Museum of Boca Raton is an interactive and educational venue for children up to age 11. Every exhibit and program is developed to engage the whole child to spark imagination, problem solving, and creativity through structured and free-play activities. In addition to the exhibits, the Museum also has on-site arts education programs and does outreach to schools and any venue that serves young children. There are family-oriented events each month.

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Boca Ballet Theatre is one of the six largest dance companies in the state of Florida. Since opening in 1991 the School of Boca Ballet Theatre has educated more than 5,000 young people and has performed for over 112,000 audience memN Hundreds of students of all ages study bers. classical ballet in our 11,000 square foot stateof-the art facility each week. Each season Boca Ballet Theatre presents three beautiful dance concerts -- The Nutcracker (Nov.), a full length C story ballet and a mixed repertory concert.

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24 | More Destinations The Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, a 20-acre coastal preserve, is an experience not to be missed. Watch as sea turtles, sharks and other animals swim in seawater tanks; take a stroll through the butterfly garden; travel through the hardwood hammock along a boardwalk and climb a 40-foot tower for a spectacular panoramic view. Then make a visit to the Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility and stop by the nature-themed gift shop for imaginative and environmentally friendly gifts.

The Boca Raton Historical Society collects, preserves, and shares the history of greater Boca Raton through a variety of exhibitions, publications, and tours. It is the steward of two historic properties, Boca Raton’s ca. 1927 Town Hall, today home to the Boca Raton History Museum, and the ca. 1930 Florida East Coast Railway Depot, home to four train known as the Boca Express Train Museum. Ncars Educational and entertaining programming is provided for young and old, residents and visitors about one of Florida’s most famous addresses. The organization’s annual March event, the Boca CBacchanal, is a destination for food and wine lovers from throughout the country.

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Lynn University provides world-class arts and intellectual opportunities in an unparalleled setting at the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center. Throughout the year, Lynn offers a colorful array of arts and cultural events, N including music, theatre, lectures and symposia. Internationally acclaimed lecturers, visiting artists and thought leaders — in addition to renowned faculty and accomplished student performers — come C together to present “Arts, Culture & Ideas at Lynn University.”

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More Destinations | 25 The Sandoway House Nature Center is located in a historic 1936 beachfront home in Delray Beach, Florida. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Sandoway House is a unique Nature Center that provides a home to native plants, live animals, and a world class shell collection. The Center offers a glimpse into South Florida's fragile marine and freshwater environments through educational exhibits and programs.

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The Sol Children Theatre, Boca Raton’s community theatre, is residence to a troupe of professionals and young actors. Sol produces a full season of plays, musicals, concerts, improv, Shakespeare and more. Sol can be found performing throughout the community and also offers classes and summer camps.

The N Spady Cultural Heritage Museum is the only museum of its kind in Palm Beach County. It is dedicated to showcasing the African-, Haitianand Caribbean-American cultural contributions to the artistic landscape of Florida and the rest of C the nation.

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SunFest — Florida’s largest music, art, and waterfront festival — is held along the scenic Flagler waterfront in West Palm Beach. One of the best-recognized events in the Southeast, Sunfest features 50 bands on three stages for five days and offers a range of music from legends to up-andcomers. The BB&T Juried Fine Art and Craft Show (Friday-Sunday) showcases the work or more than 130 artists including paintings, N sculptures, photos, and more.

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Street Painting Festival, a two-day event, fills the trendy downtown streets of Lake Worth as more than 250 street paintings and more than 600 artists converge to display their diverse talents on the asphalt – using only chalk – in styles that range from Renaissance Classicism to Cubism and Pop Art. Street performers, strolling minstrels and mainstage musical entertainment add to the creative atmosphere, while the Festival Food Courts accommodate culinary tastes and thirsts as diverse as the Pxxxxxxxx surrounding artwork.

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The Palm Beach Poetry Festival is an annual event that takes place at the Delray Beach Center for the Arts. Each year, aspiring poets from all over the world travel to Delray Beach to improve an writing and generate new poems in eight workshops led by our award-winning faculty. Featured poets include winners of the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award, National Book Critics Circle Award and U.S. Poet Laureates — the most celebrated poets writing in America today. Audiences in the Crest Theatre include participants and the general public who enjoy evening readings, interviews, talks on craft, discussion panels, book signings, and more. America's most exciting performance poets -- all past "slam masters" -- perform at the end of the festival late Saturday night.

P3199 B-3 Lake Worth Road | Lake Worth, FL 33461 q561.868.2063 Bwww.palmbeachpoetryfestival.org

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The annual Lake Worth Reggae Fest features some of the best national and regional talent in the world. Past performers have included The Wailers, Inner Circle, Maxi Priest and Damian Marley, to name just a few. The popular event has grown to three days of music, food and fun.

PBryant Park | 2 South Golfview Rd. | Lake Worth, FL 33460 q561.790.6200 Bwww.lwreggaefest.com

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The annual ArtiGras Fine Arts Festival, presented by Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center and produced by the Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce, is an outdoor arts event showcasing a juried exhibition of outstanding fine art and featuring activities including live entertainment, artist demonstrations, interactive art activities for all ages and a youth art competition. Held over President’s Day Weekend and listed as one of the top 50 festivals in the country, ArtiGras attracts more than 300 artists and 100,000 visitors every year.

N P 1200 University Blvd. | Jupiter, Florida 33458 q561.748.3946 Bwww.artigras.org

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C S The Delray Affair nicknamed “The Greatest Arts & Craft Show Under the Sun” is a free three-day arts and crafts show that spreads over 10 blocks and three public parks in the picturesque seaside village of Delray Beach.

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The annual Palm Beach International Film Festival (PBIFF) features documentaries and short films from the U.S. and around the world. The line-up includes World Premieres, U.S. Premieres and North American Premieres shown at select theaters throughout Palm Beach County.

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The Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival presents acclaimed international features, documentaries and short films not normally shown in local mainstream theaters. The festival celebrates Jewish heritage, culture and arts and explores social and political issues with a wide range of film guests, speakers and special events. Festival screenings take place at the Cohen Pavilion at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts; Cobb Downtown at the Gardens, Palm Beach Gardens; Frank Theaters at Delray Marketplace, Delray Beach; and Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach.

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Hosted by the Hispano-Latino Cultural Alliance, the Cinco de Mayo Festival takes place annually at the Delray Beach Center for the Arts. Highlights include live music by Mariachis and local bands; folkloric dancers; authentic food such as Mexican tacos, arepas and tamales; and children’s activities featuring piùatas, face painting and arts and crafts. Not to be missed are the Chile Pepper Eating Contest and the fan-favorite Chihuahua Races, in partnership with the Animal Rescue Force of South Florida.

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The Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce presents SalsaFest, the "spiciest family festival in Palm Beach County," featuring the rhythms of Salsa music, the best of Salsa dancing, and the tastiest of ethnic foods. More than 25,000 guests attend this event every year.

PGreenacres Community Park | 2095 Jog Road | Greenacres, FL 33463 q561.790.6200 Bwww.salsafest.net

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April

South Florida Fair

South Florida Fairgrounds

www.southfloridafair.com

Delray Affair

Delray Beach

www.delrayaffair.com

FOTOfusion

West Palm Beach

www.fotofusion.org

SunFest

West Palm Beach

www.sunfest.com

Palm Beach Jewish Film Fesitval

County Wide

www.palmbeachjewishfilm.org

www.pbifilmfest.org

Delray Beach

www.palmbeachpoetryfestival.org

Palm Beach International Film Festival

County Wide

Palm Beach Poetry Festival Oshogatsu New Year Celebration

Morikami Museum

www.morikami.org

Reggae Fest

Lake Worth

www.lwreggaefest.com

Boca Fest

Boca Raton

www.artfestival.com

TurtleFest

Juno Beach

www.marinelife.org/turtlefest

February

May

Spady Cultural Heritage Day "Spady Day Festival"

Spady Museum

www.spadymuseum.com/spadycultural-heritage-day

Everglades Day Festival

Boynton Beach

www.fws.gov/loxahatchee

ArtiGras Fine Art Festival

Jupiter

www.artigras.org

Lake Worth Street Painting Festival

Lake Worth

www.streetpaintingfestivalinc.org

Boca Raton Museum of Art Outdoor Juried Art Festival

Boca Raton

www.bocamuseum.org

Cinco De Mayo Festival

Delray Beach

www.delraycenterforthearts.org

July Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival

Palm Beach

www.pbshakespeare.org

August March

Bon Festival

Morikami Museum

www.morikami.org

Roots Cultural Festival

Delray Beach

www.delrayrootsfestival.org

Festival of the Arts BOCA

Mizner Park Amphitheater & Mizner Park Cultural Center Plaza, Boca Raton

www.festivaloftheartsboca.org

Pridefest

Lake Worth

www.compassglcc.com

Boca Bacchanal

Boca Raton

www.bocabacchanal.com

Hatsume Fair

Morikami Museum

ww.morikami.org

Gumbo Limbo Annual Sea Turtle Day Festival

Boca Raton

www.gumbolimbo.org

Kultur Festival, Celebration of Jewish Music & Arts

Boca Raton

www.fauevents.com

Irish Fest on Flagler

West Palm Beach

www.irishflorida.org

Royal Palm Art & Music Festival

Royal Palm Beach

www.royalpalmbeachfestival.com

SalsaFest

Greenacres

www.salsafest.net

Art Fest by the Sea (Jupiter/Juno Beach)

Jupiter

www.artfestbythesea.com

Palm Beach Jazzfest

West Palm Beach

www.palmbeachjazzfest.com

African-American Film Festival

West Palm Beach

www.kravis.org/aaff

October Oktober Fest

Lake Worth

www.americangermanclub.org/ oktoberfest

Lantern Festival in the Spirit of Obon

Morikami Museum

www.morikami.org

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Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

Delray Affair

Palm Beach Poetry Festival

Boca Ballet Theatre Florida Atlantic University/Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts Lynn University Sugar Sand Park Boca Raton Children’s Museum

Festival of the Arts BOCA

Sol Children Theatre Boca Raton Historical Society Boca Museum of Art


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