Breakfast With Santa
Saturday & Sunday, December 15 & 16 / 8:30 a.m.
Saturday & Sunday, December 22 & 23 / 8:30 a.m. & 10 a.m.
Ring in the holidays at the Palm Beach Zoo's Breakfast with Santa!
Your day will feature a scrumptious buffet breakfast, private animal encounters, Santa & Mrs. Claus meet 'n' greets with photo opportunities, children's crafts, complimentary carousel rides, and more. Each child in attendance will also receive a special holiday gift from their animal friends at the Palm Beach Zoo!
Saturday, November 30th, from 10 AM to 2 PM Saint Lucie Lanes proudly presents it's 1st Annual Holiday Extravaganza Yard Sale & Car Show, FREE TO THE PUBLIC.
Saint Lucie County charities will unite on this day and work together to keep the magic in Christmas. This all day event celebrates the Holiday Season and provides entertainment, food, fun and education for our community. On hand will be the St. Lucie County Council on Aging; Save the Chimps; Toys for Tots; and Boy and Cub Scout Troops. There will be interactive exhibits, raffles, door prizes and some mighty fine automobiles to admire. There is discounted bowling inside along with plenty of food and drink. All proceeds benefit the charity of your choice.
DJ Dave Oagles, provides music and dancing. Staff Sergeant Wells of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program will be making an appearance and singing the Toys for Tots theme song at noon. The Centennial High School ROTC color guard will be performing a call to the colors immediately following Sgt. Wells.
Local vendors will be on hand with booths displaying their goods and services.
There will be bargains galore, for sure, but more importantly, we will have the spirit of the holiday to share will everyone.
At our Classic Car Show you will amaze yourself at examples of motor and steel perfection. No worries, THE FESTIVAL IS FREE TO THE PUBLIC. Car Show participants are being asked to voluntarily donate an unwrapped toy for the Marine Corps Toy Drive for the privilege of bragging rights!
There are still a vendor spots available: Contact Wes Tuten at Saint Lucie Lanes; 772-461-5390 for more information.
Few places in South Florida have the combination of scope, size and staff to put
it all together as your community center for family and fun. So come out and begin the Holiday Season with a Fun Filled Family Festival.
Saint Lucie Lanes, (772) 461-5390, 6759 S. U.S. 1 Port St. Lucie
Jupiter Lanes, (561) 743-9200, 350 Maplewood Drive Jupiter
Now though December 24th
Take your letter and drop if off at Santa’s Post Office located inside Macy’s.
Click here for a printable version.
3rd Annual “Deck the Palms Holiday Market
Deck the Palms Holiday Market is an exclusive shopping event that supports local businesses while raising funds for county programs that benefit children's wellness and welfare. This upscale holiday shopping extravaganza brings dozens of local and international vendors under one roof so guests can shop among one-of-a-kind gift items like bespoke jewelry, artisan decor, adorable children's clothes, handmade fashions and more. In addition, holiday performers will entertain guests throughout the day, and a cash bar and gourmet concessions are available. Event Date: Nov 23, 2013
Norton celebrates the holiday season with its annual Holiday Family Festival
Enjoy art, dance, music, magic, and more!
Once again, the Norton Museum of Art’s annual, entertainment-filled Holiday Family Festival offers families a joyous way to kick off the winter season. Set for Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, the Festival features music and dance performances, a magic troupe, art activities and tours, treasure hunts, storytelling, and more. Regular Museum admission applies. The merriment occurs from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., but the Museum café, Fratelli Lyon, will be serving a holiday brunch beginning at 11 a.m.
“Each year, the Holiday Family Festival presents terrific performers from our area,” says Glenn Tomlinson, the Norton’s William Randolph HearstCurator of Education. “Visitors are thrilled by the quality of the musicians and dancers, and they love the activities and family tours that take place throughout the Museum.”
Visitors are sure to be uplifted by the graceful dancers of the Palm Beach Atlantic Dance Ensemble and the sounds of Women of Note. The House of Flying Cards is also set to thrill with its bag of tricks and illusion. Storyteller Monica Ladd will share exciting tales, and the St. Edwards Children’s Choir and Maltz Jupiter Theatre Youth Touring Company will sing holiday classics. Complimentary refreshments come courtesy of Whole Foods Market. And the Museum Store is offering Norton Members a 20-percent discount and free gift wrapping.
The schedule of activities and performances is as follows*:
1 – 5 p.m. Children’s art activities and gallery treasure hunts
1-1:30 p.m. St. Edwards Children’s Choir
1:15 -2:15 p.m. House of Flying Cards Magicians
1:30-2 p.m. Family Tour
1:30-4:30 p.m. Face Art by Daisy
1:30-5 p.m. Pianist Kelly Walsh
1:45-2:15 p.m. Palm Beach Atlantic University Dance Ensemble
2-2:30 p.m. Storyteller Monica Ladd
2-3 p.m. Adult Tour
2:15 – 3:15 p.m. Dave Gibble Brass Quintet
2:30-3:30 p.m. Appearance by Santa Claus
3-3:30 p.m. Family Tour
3:15 - 4 p.m. Maltz Jupiter Theatre Youth Touring Company
4 - 4:30 p.m. Women of Note
For more information visit Norton.org.
*Please note the schedule is subject to change.
The Friends of MacArthur Beach State Park will host its 2nd Annual Shop ‘Til You Drop event on Saturday December 14, 2013 from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. All monies raised will benefit the Natural Science Education Fund which provides free, hands on science field experiences for Palm Beach County students.
This year the event will be held at the newly renovated Club at Admiral’s Cove. Vendors from all over the county will be there so that guests may shop top fashion, accessory and home décor. Also included in the $75.00 admission price is a lovely buffet lunch. Tickets may be purchased at http://www.macarthurbeach.org.
“We are so excited about the quality and the variety of our vendors this year” says Marianne Gold, event Co-Chair. “There will be unique gifts for everyone on your list; from adorable baby gifts to one-of-a-kind accessories. We look forward to another successful event and raising money for such a great cause,” she adds.
Friends of MacArthur Beach State Park in a non-profit corporation with a mission of generating supplemental resources to preserve restore and interpret the natural and cultural assets of the Park for present and future generations. “The Friends” are currently conducting a Give the Gift of Nature campaign for long term support of the Director of Education, enhanced quality and curriculum development. The Board of Directors will match contributions of $5000 and above up to $200,000.
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park, Palm Beach County’s only state park, is situated on a barrier island between the Atlantic Ocean and the Lake Worth Lagoon. The Park is made up of 438 acres of pristine coastal land and contains four different communities or habitats including seven species of plants and twenty-two species of animals on the endangered or threatened list. MacArthur Beach is truly an “Island in Time.”