Looking for a weekend escape? The tourism experts at Discover The Palm Beaches, the county’s official tourism marketing organization, have created a list of “adult-friendly” options for travelers looking for a quick getaway.
The list targets travelers outside of the county, but it offers plenty of options for locals too. In addition to the county’s big tourism hot-spots, the list features a number of lesser-known bars and restaurants, breweries, music venues and events.
Here are Discover’s recommendations:
Guanabanas – Jupiter, FL
Step in to paradise as you enjoy the tropical laid-back vibes of this alfresco restaurant and bar. Enjoy drinks under the large tiki hut, surrounded by lush landscape and live music, every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturdays feature live music from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., which coincides with 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. happy hour specials.
Square Grouper Tiki Bar – Jupiter, FL
Surround yourself with all things tropical as you enjoy the views of the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and the Intracoastal Waterways of Jupiter underneath the shade of palm trees, with a drink in hand and sand beneath your toes. From its brightly-colored décor to its vibrant atmosphere, this restaurant and bar is a favorite among the Jupiter locals. It has been the home to several music videos, such as Alan Jackson’s “It’s Five O’clock Somewhere” with Jimmy Buffett. Visitors can enjoy waterfront dining, handheld bar food favorites, a wide drink selection, and live music six days a week. Diners must be 21 years or older.
The Cooper – Palm Beach Gardens, FL
A farm-to-table restaurant, which believes in sourcing the finest foods and beverages whenever possible from local farms, food artisans, small-batch distillers and craft brewers. The restaurant offers sustainable seasonal dishes with an innovative take on classic American cuisine. An extensive list of signature raft cocktails, wine list and beer is also a perk.
The Cooper is a farm-to-table restaurant specializing in the finest foods and beverages sourced whenever possible from local farms, food artisans, small-batch distillers, and craft brewers. Founded by noted restaurateur Richard Rosenthal, The Cooper provides a warm, upscale dining experience, mixing sustainable seasonal dishes with an innovative take on classic American cuisine.The Cooper is a farm-to-table restaurant specializing in the finest foods and beverages sourced whenever possible from local farms, food artisans, small-batch distillers, and craft brewers. Founded by noted restaurateur Richard Rosenthal, The Cooper provides a warm, upscale dining experience, mixing sustainable seasonal dishes with an innovative take on classic American cuisine.
Avocado Grill – West Palm Beach, FL
Serving up a unique twist to both contemporary and traditional dishes, award-winning Avocado Grill features farm-to-table, regionally sourced fresh plates with a focus on exciting Caribbean flavors. Diners can enjoy a creative array of tapas, small plates, larger entrees, and plenty of house made desserts to sample and share. With a full bar, this fabulous Happy Hour spot features plenty of specialty libations, wine and beer. Avocado Grill serves weekday lunch and nightly dinner. Indoor and open-air seating areas with frequent live music add a fun party vibe. Don’t miss this Sunday brunch, featuring a DJ and live music. If you can’t make the brunch, stop by for the happy hour, held every day from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., which features 2-for-1 cocktails.
Camelot – West Palm Beach, FL
This bar and club offers John F. Kennedy-themed memorabilia, two indoor bars and an aquarium. It is membership based, but definitely worth it. Annual membership fees begin at $100.
Copper Blues Rock Pub & Kitchen – West Palm Beach, FL
Enjoy more than 50 beers on tap, craft cocktails, live music and special events, such as six-course beer dinners.
E.R. Bradley’s Saloon- West Palm Beach, FL
Named after Edward Riley Bradley, this downtown bar has live music every night and Reggae Nights on Mondays. It is located just steps from the Intracoastal, in the heart of downtown West Palm Beach.
Snooty’s Wine Dive – West Palm Beach, FL
Proudly serving more than 60 wines by the glass and worldly-inspired cuisine with a contemporary twist, Wine Dive also uses of a state-of-the-art Enomatic machine to help you find your perfect pour. All these factors make this one of Downtown West Palm Beach’s hot spots for a good time any day of the week. The restaurant and bar serves daily dinner, a late night menu, and a popular Saturday and Sunday brunch.
Tin Fish – West Palm Beach, FL
Come by any day from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and enjoy happy hour specials at this homey pub. Live music is available most nights a week and trivia on select nights.
Manor – West Palm Beach, FL
As the Hilton West Palm Beach’s signature farm-to-fork style restaurant, this venue serves contemporary American cuisine. Manor is led by celebrated Palm Beach Chef Matthew Byrne, former chef to Tiger Woods and Owner/Executive Chef of the popular West Palm Beach restaurant, Kitchen. The hotel also boasts a nautical-themed bar, called Galley, which is described as a Prohibition-style bar that combines new-age millennial décor with a stylistic homage to old Palm Beach. Several specialty drinks are available, such as the “Bathtub Gin” cocktail with cucumber and lemon with gin, elderflower, fresh lemon and Sriracha, and the “The Speakeasy” cocktail with tequila infused jalapenos, blood oranges, fresh squeezed lime juice agave and ginger beer.
Monarchy Nightclub – West Palm Beach, FL
Known as one of the best nightclubs in Downtown West Palm Beach, Monarchy offers Spirits Bottle Service, a VIP lounge area and dance space, along with a live DJ.
O’Shea’s Irish Pub – West Palm Beach, FL
If you’re seeking a traditional Irish pub setting, look no further. O’Shea’s offers live music, happy hour specials and five Bloody Mary options on Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Off the Hookah – West Palm Beach, FL
Offering clubbing with a Mediterranean flair, this nightclub features a hookah lounge and dance floor, along with several bars. The restaurant has tapas, appetizers, entrees and sushi.
Pawn Shop Lounge – West Palm Beach, FL
Providing an off-the-wall setting with vintage items on display, The Pawn Shop dazzles with a modern mix of 60’s pop décor and modern music. Step aboard the full-sized psychedelic 60’s-era bus cocktail lounge, or take a selfie with the many items decoratively on display.
Renegade’s County Western Bar – West Palm Beach, FL
Renegades offers 10,000 square feet of dancing space, a mechanical bull and three indoor bars, as well as one outdoor bar. Live music and line dancing lessons are available on select nights.
Respectable Street – West Palm Beach, FL
With walls covered in old magazine covers, this edgy bar offers everything from burlesque shows and rock bands to karaoke in its indoor and outdoor space.
Roxy’s Pub – West Palm Beach, FL
This pub features a lively rooftop and patio, with two bars, dancefloor and stage. This is downtown West Palm Beach’s only rooftop bar.
West Palm Beach Improv Comedy Club – West Palm Beach, FL
If you’re looking for laughs, this is your place. From nationally-recognized comedians to local comics, this club never disappoints.
Wine Scene – West Palm Beach, FL
Kick back in this cozy wine lounge, as you enjoy a glass of wine of your choosing from a list of 40+ wines from all over the world. Charcuterie boards are available to compliment your wine selection. ndmade charcuterie board with artisanal cheeses or chocolates and truffles, and tailor it to compliment your wine selection.
HMF – Palm Beach, FL
Named after The Breakers’ founding father, Henry Morrison Flagler, and designed by the internationally-renowned Adam D. Tihany, this glamorously thrilling retreat is an ode to golden-era Palm Beach, with all of its high style and unapologetic decadence. Offering a carefully curated list of classic cocktails, an award-winning wine list and highly addictive dishes, this glittering room is a sumptuous tribute to the Palm Beach high life.
Imoto – Palm Beach, FL
Specializing in small plates that are packed with big flavors, James Beard Foundation-nominated Chef Clay Conley serves traditional Asian favorites with a twist of his own. Wine, beer and fifteen different sakes can be found on the drink menu as well.
Oak Bistro & Wine Bar – Royal Palm Beach, FL
Serving more than 70 bottles of wine, 30 by the glass and a growing selection of craft beer, Oak Bistro is the perfect place to “wine down.”
Benny’s on the Beach – Lake Worth, FL
Dine at the Lake Worth Pier directly on top of the Atlantic Ocean, as you sip on one of the signature cocktails or a cold draft beers. Listen to live music in the front bar area and enjoy happy hour drink specials Monday through Friday, as you enjoy the spectacular ocean view.
DADA – Delray Beach, FL
Open seven days a week from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m., this restaurant and bar is an avid supporter of all things art. This artistic penchant is quite evident in the décor, staff, food and nightly entertainment. Located in one of the oldest historic homes in Delray Beach, the eclectic interior showcases revolving artwork, which complements the creative cuisine served up by Executive Chef Bruce Feingold. Self-described as being “non-conformist,” the restaurant pushes boundaries beyond the ordinary dining experience. Open mic comedy, poetry and live bands frequent the establishment six days a week.
Inspired by the culture and heritage of Mexico, this restaurant and bar creates an experience that arouses and excites their guests. They are committed to offering the freshest organic and local ingredients, and they value local, artisan, indigenous and reclaimed offerings. The list of craft cocktails is truly Mexican, and includes house-made sangritas, a curated selection of agave spirits, a diverse selection of craft and Mexican beers, and wines indigenous to South America and Spain.
Honey – Delray Beach, FL
Described as a sweet and sensual escape from your everyday existence, this venue offers a variety of craft cocktails and upbeat tunes. Come for happy hour from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. every Wednesday through Saturday.
Old Arcade – Delray Beach, FL
Delray Beach’s first and only Speakeasy bar was built in 1925 and kept secret until the end of Prohibition. The bar still has its original features, including a secret door where they hid their liquor. The bar serves classic cocktails with an updated twist.
Park Tavern – Delray Beach, FL
From the food and beverage to the ambiance, Park Tavern aims to please. Freshly-made breads and cured meats and condiments are made in house. Items are sourced from local fishermen, farmers and ranchers. Fifty wines are available by the glass to enhance your dining pleasure, as are 150 different selections, and an extensive selection of hand-crafted cocktails and infused spirits.
Salt7 – Delray Beach, FL
A daily happy hour from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. here features a “different” type of brunch, with champagne and sparklers. The bar and restaurant also offers fourteen signature cocktails and an extensive selection of beer, wine and champagne. This is one of the hottest spots in Delray Beach.
This unique al fresco beachside bar offers drink specials, tasty handhelds and a fun atmosphere all week. Come dine with your toes in the sand and sip tropical beverages at the tiki bar from 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. daily.
Smoke BBQ – Delray Beach, FL
Open six days a week with live music several nights a week, Smoke offers Happy Hour Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Fridays from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Sundays all day. This venue also has the largest screen in a restaurant within Palm Beach County, and two additional oversized projection screens for watching college games on Sundays. The kitchen closes at 10 p.m. for late night dancing. Happy Hours are: Mondays, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday hours 5-7 pm; Fridays 5-8 pm; and Sundays all day. On premises corporate BBQ events and catering are also available. Delivery Dudes will be the preferred delivery option.
SMOKE BBQ has the largest screen in a restaurant in Palm Beach County, and two additional oversized projections screens to watch college games on Saturdays and NFL games on Sundays. The restaurant will feature live music several nights a week. The kitchen will close at 10:00 p.m. for late night dancing. Food will be available until 1:45 a.m. with a late night snack menu.feature authentic Kansas City style, smokehouse BBQ — low and slow smoked meats, including burnt ends. They will also feature Carolina pulled pork, affordable entrée selections, a cool, casual ‘American backyard’ design, a large craft beer selection, exceptional Happy Hour promotions, and a Pitmaster whose BBQ credentials are world-renowned. feature authentic Kansas City style, smokehouse BBQ — low and slow smoked meats, including burnt ends. They will also feature Carolina pulled pork, affordable entrée selections, a cool, casual ‘American backyard’ design, a large craft beer selection, exceptional Happy Hour promotions, and a Pitmaster whose BBQ credentials are world-renowned.
Tryst – Delray Beach, FL
This gastropub’s menu is inspired by the rich bar culture of Europe, with an emphasis on seasonal, mostly local, farm-fresh ingredients. The restaurant and bar prides itself on using produce only from the best in artisanal and organic farmers. A carefully-selected micro-brewed beer list from around the world offers more than 70 beer options and 30 wines by the glass, as well as an extensive half bottle list. Tryst has both indoor dining and outdoor patio seating, as well as a large bar where full dining is encouraged. Live music is available on Friday and Saturday nights. Come for lunch, dinner, late night bites and weekend brunch.
3rd and 3rd – Delray Beach, FL
Boasting a long list of deliciously delectable signature drinks, craft beers and wines, the charming and inviting bar and restaurant is a favorite among Delray Beach locals. The turquoise blue stucco building has gained its local fame through word of mouth and does not display any signage, but rather is named by its location at the corner of NE Third Street and Third Avenue. Expect to find great live music and delicious food at this location.
32 East – Delray Beach, FL
This restaurant and bar hosts a monthly wine dinner and a lengthy list of wines and champagne to fill your heart’s delight. Located on the site of an old auction house in Delray Beach’s Historic Neighborhood, 32 East offers a distinctive, yet approachable, menu. The restaurant’s vibrant atmosphere results in a fine dining experience with neighborhood bistro ambiance, attracting savvy guests and exceptional critical reviews. The evocative menu changes regularly to utilize the freshest seasonal ingredients. Guests can enjoy street-side terrace seating or indoor dining on both the lower and upper levels.
Sybarite Pig – Boca Raton, FL
This Boca Raton restaurant and bar offers late night hours throughout the week, and a unique calendar of beer-centric events. The eatery supports small business and true artistry, serving a wide variety of craft beers and “craft grub.”
The Dubliner – Boca Raton, FL
An Irish pub located in Mizner Park, which specializes in offering patrons a good time. A happy hour drink menu is available from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Accomplice Brewery & Ciderworks – West Palm Beach, FL
Specializing in ciders, this brewery offers tours of their cider facility, and carries some of their favorite local brewery beers and bottles.
Barrel of Monks Brewing – Boca Raton, FL
Barrel of Monks Brewing is the only production brewery and tasting room in Boca Raton, and it specializes in Belgian Inspired Ales. With twelve beers on draft at all times, brewery tours, and other fun activities, Barrel of Monks Brewing is sure to entertain anyone. The tasting room is open Tuesdays through Sundays.
Brewzzi – Boca Raton, FL
Brewzzi is one of Florida’s most awarded breweries, winning Gold and Silver medals at the Great American Beer Festival. Always “brewed-on-site,” its German-style lagers accent many of its recipes while complementing all its fare. Its kitchen is renowned for enormous portions of quality favorites, using the freshest ingredients brought in daily.
Civil Society Brewing – Jupiter, FL
Open Tuesday through Sunday, this is Jupiter’s first microbrewery.
City Tap House – West Palm Beach, FL
City Tap House, a popular destination for fine craft beer and food, will open a new location in CityPlace later this year. The new CityPlace location will feature a rotating menu of more than 100 craft beers, sourcing beer from the finest Regional American craft breweries. The brewery will pay homage to top European stalwarts, and will take advantage of the growing brewery culture in Florida, with draught selections from Funky Buddha, Cigar City, Coppertail and Tequesta Brewing.
Copperpoint Brewing Co. – Boynton Beach, FL
With a staple of core beers, including its flagship amber lager, a hoppy IPA, a red IPA complete with caramel malts and Mosaic hybrid hops, a Belgian saison and a Belgian wheat brew, Copperpoint Brewing Co. made its debut to The Palm Beaches’ craft brew scene in 2015. Its 2,000-square-foot air-conditioned tap room is styled with wood and metal oriented décor, and features a suspended and chilled tap system.
Devour Brewing – Boynton Beach, FL
One of The Palm Beaches’ newest breweries, Devour Brewing offers 2,600 square feet of fully air-conditioned brewery space. Relax with a craft beer, or munch on grub from various food trucks that pull up out front.
Due South Brewing Co. – Boynton Beach, FL
See local craft beer as it’s brewed while you enjoy a cold pint in the brewery tasting room, or join a brewery tour for a more up close experience. Free tours and VIP tours with tastings happen several days a week. Due South distributes its brews through Florida, from Orlando to Key West. The brewery taproom is a great place to watch the latest batch getting brewed, order a pint, or pick up a growler to go. Pair great beer with street cuisines when food trucks are onsite every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night.
Saltwater Brewery – Delray Beach
Saltwater Brewery is Delray Beach’s first local production microbrewery with a “Reef Room” for tastings onsite. Using only pure and natural ingredients, special care is given to each batch of hand crafted beer. The brewery is run by a team of Floridians who strive to promote the public to “Explore the Depths of Beer” and educate them on ocean conservation.
Hailed as South Florida’s first microbrewery, Tequesta Brewing Co. is an Organically Certified Brewer. Offering seven to eight draft beers brewed onsite, Tequesta Brewing Co. also distributes its brews to bars and restaurants state-wide, and sells its golden ales in two-pint and eight-pint growlers.
The Funky Buddah Lounge & Brewery – Boca Raton, FL
Grab a seat and unwind with more than 100 microbrews, 30 wines, 40 teas and 40 shisha flavors available at The Funky Buddah Lounge and Brewery in Boca Raton. Enjoy live music or pick up the microphone at Charity Open Mic Night hosted weekly on Wednesdays at 9 p.m.
Named after the symbol of the city of Palm Beach Garden’s seal, the banyan tree, this brewery not only offers seven beers on tap, but also hosts Detox Yoga on Sundays. Visitors can enjoy one hour of Vinyasa yoga, followed by a cold beer or Kombucha afterwards, for $18.
Art After Dark at the Norton Museum of Art – West Palm Beach, FL
Resuming July 7, every Thursday evening from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. as a non-traditional “bar,” at the Norton Museum of Art. Beginning July 5th, admission will be free to all through December 2018, during the expansion process of the museum.
Cycle Party – West Palm Beach, FL
Bring one or bring all on this mega-bike, as you and up to fourteen others peddle through Downtown West Palm Beach on this merry pub crawl. Hop on and explore the city with a driver, as he steers and riders pedal to the next drinking stop.
Food Truck Safari at the Palm Beach Zoo – West Palm Beach, FL
During this event, you get the chance to feed your inner animal as you surround yourself with some of South Florida’s best food trucks, all while enjoying the zoo. Listen to live music and enjoy Zoo Keeper Talks and up-close animal encounters with the zoo’s wildlife.
International Polo Club – Wellington, FL
Now through April 24th, you can enjoy the sport of polo and a Sunday Brunch scene like no other. Dress to impress and get ready to strut your stuff as you stomp the divots.
Palm Beach Kennel Club – West Palm Beach, FL
This venue invites you to visit the poker room, and watch greyhound racing and simulcasts. Indoor and outdoor dining is also available.
Roar & Pour at the Palm Beach Zoo – West Palm Beach, FL
Start off with a great zoo experience, and stay for the after-party. A live band, a cash bar with frozen drinks and great food will be available.
The Bus Loop – West Palm Beach, FL & Delray Beach, FL
For just $20, enjoy select drinks, appetizers, trolley rides to participating venues, and a post-pizza party afterwards. All proceeds benefit a selected charity.
Visit Palm Beach – West Palm Beach, FL & Riviera Beach, FL
If you’re looking to take on a day on the water, Visit Palm Beach touts a long list of watersports and catamaran cruises. Among the excursions offered are jet skiing adventures, kayaking, snorkeling and more.
West Palm Beach Bar Crawl – West Palm Beach, FL
A bar crawl of Downtown West Palm Beach, featuring eight stops and one complimentary drink at each location. Available on select dates.
LIVE PERFORMANCES/MUSIC VENUES
From emerging local stars to Grammy award-winning artists, Arts Garage offers live jazz, blues, Latin, classical, soul, world music, urban and hip hop. In this intimate setting with strong acoustics, guests can enjoy music and theatre, as well as gallery space or even music lessons.
BamBoo Room – Lake Worth, FL
This intimate venue strives to bring the best in live local, regional and national bands to the arts district of Lake Worth. Housed in a historic building, this venue offers everything from authentic blues to dance music, classic rock to jazz, and indie rock to country. Their eclectic bar offers a fantastic drink menu consisting of micro brews, mixology cocktails and a diverse selection of fine wines.
Brewhouse Gallery – Lake Park, FL
As a craft beer oasis, community art gallery and live music venue, Brewhouse offers visitors a creative space to enjoy, share thoughts and find inspiration. The warm and inviting venue also offers a full wine list, gourmet hotdogs and 45 beers on tap from local breweries. Poetry readings, and painting classes are also available.
Funky Biscuit – Boca Raton, FL
Owned and operated by a musician, the Funky Biscuit is renowned for featuring national, regional and local entertainment. Providing an intimate atmosphere, a Southern-style menu and quality music, this venue is a musician’s “home away from home” and the music aficionado’s ultimate listening room. With late night hours, it is open from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Monday through Saturday, and some Sundays.
Harold’s Coffee Lounge – Northwood Village, FL
With poetry, comedy shows, art exhibits, live music performances, and drum circles, Harold’s provides an artistic environment for artists and art supporters throughout the year. Also, described as the “Home of the original ice crew,” Harold’s serves Kyoto-style ice brew coffee, fresh-squeezed juices and organic pastries.
Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts – West Palm Beach, FL
Known as one of the premier performing arts centers in the Southeast, with a growing national and international reputation. True to the spirit in which it was created, the Center is expanding programming by initiating projects on local, national and international levels. The Kravis features the highest number of national and international orchestra performances in the state of Florida. The venue recently made world history by becoming the first performing arts center in the world to feature a technologically-advanced digital organ.
Lake Worth Playhouse – Lake Worth, FL
Nestled in the heart of downtown Lake Worth, the Lake Worth Playhouse presents year-round programming, including award-winning dramas, comedies, musicals, Broadway favorites, children’s shows, international ballets and operas in cinema, live concert series and alternative programming. In addition to its main stage theatrical fare, the Playhouse presents daily independent and foreign films in the Stonzek Theatre, an intimate black-box style theatre equipped with a large viewing screen and high-definition projection.
The largest regional theatre in the state of Florida, this 617-seat community-based theatre presents a wide variety of top quality theatrical productions, concerts and other special events. Burlesque shows are dueling piano shows are also available on select nights.
Mizner Amphitheatre – Boca Raton, FL
Nestled in the heart of Boca Raton’s Mizner Park, a shopping and dining entertainment district, this amphitheater attracts many big names, such as Matisyahu, Adam Lambert and Third Eye Blind.
Palm Beach Dramaworks – West Palm Beach, FL
A professional non-profit theatre company that engages and entertains audiences with provocative and timeless productions that personally impact each individual. Performances take place at The Don & Ann Brown Theater located on Clematis Street in the heart of downtown West Palm Beach.
Propaganda – Lake Worth, FL
Located in the heart of Downtown Lake Worth, this venue offers music and full bar with nightly drink specials. They also host several signature events, such as their Summer Daze Concert Series and Artoberfest.
Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre – West Palm Beach, FL
From country music and classical music to pop performances, this amphitheater brings some of the biggest artists to Southeast Florida, fitting up to 19,000 music fans per show.
Wick Theatre & Costume Museum – Boca Raton, FL
This museum presents spectacular musicals throughout the year, ranging from timeless classics to lesser-known shows. The theater boasts an astounding exhibit of the finest costumes ever brought to the Broadway stage by the most honored and respected designers in the history of the American Musical Theatre. This incredible venue houses a collection of original costumes from more than 35 Broadway productions and revivals.
Sip, savor, and bid at Boca Bacchanal, a one-of-a-kind weekend of delectable dinners featuring renowned South Florida chefs and unique vintage wines presented in unparalleled settings. Boca Bacchanal showcases a menu of special events filled with gastronomical pleasures and wonderful wines for an unforgettable dining experience.
Reggae Fest: April 8 – 9, 2016
Jive to the rhythmic melodies of Reggae bands at this two-day festival. Concert lineup includes Matisyahu and Black Uhuru.
Jazzing up the Northwest Neighborhood of West Palm Beach, this free event will have music, food and dancing. Come sway away to jazz performers, such as feature headliner Pieces of a Dream, or dine on local soul food as you explore this historic neighborhood.
SunFest is Florida’s largest music, art, and waterfront festival, which is held along the scenic Flagler waterfront in West Palm Beach. It is one of the most well-recognized events in the southeast. SunFest presents a range of music from legends to up‐and‐comers. The Juried Fine Art and Craft Show (Friday‐Sunday) showcases the work or more than 150 artists, including paintings, sculptures, photos and more. SunFest features 50 bands on three stages for five days. This year’s line-up features the following acts: Duran Duran, Train, Meghan Trainor, Goldfinger, Slightly Stupid, Flogging Molly, Jason Derulo, ZZ Top, The Roots and more.
Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre – Summer Concerts
June 4: Darius Rucker with Dan + Shay and Michael Ray
June 11: Journey & The Doobie Brothers with Special Guest Dave Mason
June 18: Keith Urban with Brett Eldredge and special guest Maren Morris
July 29 and July 30: Dave Mathews Band
August 6: Hank Williams Jr/Chris Stapleton
August 13: Brad Paisley with Tyler Farr and Maddie & Tae
August 28: Brantley Gilbert with Justin Moore and Colt Ford
September 10: Miranda Lambert with Kip Moore and Brothers Osborne
September 23: Heart with Joan Jett & The Blackhearts and Cheap Trick
September 24: Toby Keith with special guests
Palm Beach Summer Beer Fest: July 23, 2016
Have a thirst for beer? See what’s brewing this summer in The Palm Beaches at the Palm Beach Summer Beer Fest. Enjoy the distinct flavors of new and local brews at South Florida’s only indoor Craft Beer Fest, held at the South Florida Fairgrounds’ Expo Center. Attendees can expect live music and more than 150 craft beers.
Craft Beer Bash: August 2016
With 120 first-rate craft beers and cider selections, this festival is bound to please. Held at PGA National Resort & Spa, the event features live music and food purchase stations at the luxury resort. More information to come.
Delray Beach Wine & Seafood Festival: November 2016
Stroll the palm tree-lined streets of Delray Beach, while sipping a glass of wine or savoring a plate of delectable seafood. Along with the wide variety of delicious seafood dishes and fine wines, the Delray Beach Wine & Seafood Festival offers an interesting array of artists and crafters, many of them showcasing Florida coastal-designed art and clothing.
Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival: December 2016
Come out and enjoy Palm Beach’s very best restaurants and some of the nation’s notable chefs. Robert Irvine, Daniel Boulud, Virginia Philip and Lindsay Autry have been among the featured chef talents.
Eighth Annual Gay Pride Night: December 17, 2016
Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, followed by a performance of Me and My Girl at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre. After the show, join the cast for a dessert meet-and-greet on this special evening.
Sample and savor brews from some of the nation’s finest breweries, with an emphasis on South Florida brews. With paid admission and proper identification (stating you are 21 years of age or older), guests can enjoy unlimited samples of the brews, all while listening to live music.
World Series of Poker: February 2017
For twelve action-packed days, hundreds of players will come from all over the United States for the chance to move forward to the National Championship in the World Series of Poker. This is the World Series of Poker’s only Florida stop, taking place at the Palm Beach Kennel Club. With buy-in monster stacks, along with nightly second chance and mega satellites, there will be more opportunities to gather those chips to your side of the table. Throughout the event, contestants will play Omaha Eight, H.O.R.S.E. and Hold’em with a second chance every night.
Everyone’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! You are invited to show off your green with fun-filled excitement along the Atlantic Avenue parade route. Uniformed honor guards, color guards, pipes and drum bands from all over the world march in colorful array.
Everything is better with bacon, and when paired with the quintessential American liquor, bourbon,… what’s not to like? Combine this with the flavors of the well-aged liquor, and you have a match made in heaven. Learn about the distiller’s art and techniques with tastings and seminars, and dance to live music guaranteed to “rock your bacon”!
Savor The Avenue: March 2017
Enjoy Downtown Delray Beach’s diverse collection of restaurants, as you dine at one of the nation’s longest dining tables during one of the most highly-anticipated events in the city. Savor The Avenue features Delray Beach’s diverse collection of restaurants in a fun and unique way.
International Gay Polo Tournament: March 2017
Hosted by the Gay Polo League, this annual Tournament takes place in Wellington for a weekend full of activities. The event gathers a community that shares a love for adventure, fun, and the beautiful, challenging sport of polo. Attendees represent a wide range of ages, backgrounds and skill levels.
Animal encounters, food trucks, live music and a VIP lounge with great food and a wide selection of more than two dozen Florida craft brews can be enjoyed at this annual event.