March 2015

There are 80 blog entries for March 2015.

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Happy 53rd birthday, Delray Affair!

Delray Beach, Florida will rejoice in its 53rd year of the Delray Affair, locally nicknamed “Greatest Show under the Sun,” is the largest arts and crafts festival in the Southeast.

The friendly festival is intended to expand as long as 12 city blocks lining the palm trees from the grounds of Delray Beach Center for the Arts and Old School Square Park to the sparkling Intracoastal waterways. Representing over 800+ vendors will be featuring their works along with great food and awesome live music!

Delray Affair will also be showcasing “Art of the Automobile” with a different collection each day from Dream Ride. From  American Classics to European Classics and Future Classics! There will be a featured attraction using

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Dustin Johnson has had a good go of things lately.

He sold his house on the Loxahatchee River and boght a new waterfront house on the Intracoastal in the new Frenchman's Harbour community in North Palm Beach. He and his fiance Paulina welcomed their first child back in January, a son named Tatum. Johnson also went out and won the WGC-Cadillac Championsip at Doral, the second stop in the Florida swing. He then came back this weekend and managed a T6 finish at the Valero Texas Open despite having back luck with weather the first two days being in the early-late draw at TPC San Antonio.

You can also add setting a new course record to his acolades as of late.

In between his win at Doral and his sixth place finish in San Antonio, Johnson took a trip

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John D. MacArthur State Park is located on a front barrier island resting along the Atlantic Ocean. The only state park in Palm Beach County, John D. MacArthur stretches along two miles of gorgeous beaches and is a fantastic location for swimming, snorkeling, and fishing within the Atlantic Ocean’s sparkling blue waters. The park also features various special events throughout the year, certain to draw a crowd, including kid’s programs, guided adventures, MacArthur Under the Moonlight concerts, Summer Camps, other concerts, and more. At the Nature and Welcome Center, visitors can find a wealth of information about the park and whichever current events are taking place. The Beach Outfitters Gift Shop offers a large variety of unique gifts to commemorate

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EQUESTRIAN SHOW JUMPING

“The Longines Global Champions Tour brings together the Top 30 ranked show jumpers in the world to compete in prestigious locations for unprecedented prize money.” In Miami Beach, Florida there is always some type of “horsing around,” but this happening will be highlighting the finest four legged jumpers universal!

On the electric location on America’s East Coast, Miami Beach will be hosting the first competition for The 2015 Longines Global Champions Tour which has transformed in the world of international show jumping. The venue will literally be on the sands at Collins Park.

On April 2-4, 2015, there will be FREE access to spectators, with over 1400 seats on a first come basis, for the three day extravaganza and have close

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Tiger Woods might not be playing golf right now on the PGA Tour, but he is sure keeping himself busy with golf off the course.

According to a report on golf.com, Woods has been selected to redesign a golf course in Beijing, China. The course will become a flagship in a group of a dozen or so private clubs that will provide members access to all the courses in that group.

This will be Tiger's first foray into the Asian market, and the report goes on to say that the deal is a lucrative one, paying him almost $17 million for the two-course deal.

Woods will redesign the Beijing Tain'an Holiday Golf Club, a 27-hole facility just outside the capital. When it re-opens, it will be called Pacific Links National Golf Club. Pacific Links International, a

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Jupiter Easter Egg Hunt, .  Bring your own basket.  Prize baskets are being donated by Kilwin’s Chocolates. Bounce houses, face painting and an appearance by the Mr. Long Ears himself from 10am to 11:30am.  Saturday, April 4th @ 9:30am to 12:00pm, Jupiter Community Center, 200 Military Trail, Jupiter, FL 33458

Easter Egg Hunt, Trinity United Methodist Church, 2221 N.E. Savannah Road, Jensen Beach,  Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 10:30 am.  Free for children ages 2-12.  Bring your own basket.

Palm Beach Gardens Egg Extravaganza,  The City of Palm Beach Gardens invites you to their annual Egg Extravaganza in Gardens Park., Friday, March 27, 2015 @ 6:00pm.  The Easter bunny may hop on by after the egg hunt has ended. 

Easter Egg Hunt,  GFWC

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The Palm Beach International Film Festival (PBIFF) announced its highly anticipated film line-up for the 20th year, March 26 – April 2, 2015, featuring 12 World Premieres and 15 American premieres. The film festival will present features, documentaries and short films from the U.S. and around the world, including Bulgaria, Venezuela, France, England, Israel, the Philippines, Costa Rica, Spain, Russia, Slovakia, Australia, Canada, Cuba, The Netherlands and Germany.  The PBIFF will host filmmakers, producers and actors to chat about their films.

Randi Emerman, President of PBIFF states, “This year’s Palm Beach International Film Festival has a sparkling array of fantastic movies and a list of visiting filmmakers and talent that will bring the best of

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3.27.15 Fishing Report

One more shot at the South Florida “winter” is projected to swift through the weekend. A cool front will be pushing in while bringing in breezy conditions. These are ideal conditions for our beauitful Sailfish, for those willing to take on the rougher conditions.

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Sailfish could be traveling around the Palm Beach and Jupiter Inlet within 100-300 feet of water. Dolphin should be cruising around the same depths as the sails and in really nice sizes too. Springtime catches within South Florida include cobia, kingfish and blackfin tuna. Bottom fishing anglers have reeled in yellowtail, mangrove as well as mutton snappers. According to Juno Bait and Tackle, “South tide and green water later this week had the snapper

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Delray Beach is a beautiful city filled with many amazing restaurants!

Tryst

Tryst is a popular restaurant in Delray Beach that exhibits a neighborhood pub feeling mixed with European culture. Ingredients are taken from the best organic farmers, ensuring a fresh and quality experience. Customers love the micro brewed beer list and over 30 wines by the glass are offered. Tryst offers both indoor and outdoor seating, depending on your preference, and there is also a large bar for both drinking and full dining. Patrons rave about the fish tacos and truffle fries, as well as the scrumptious spicy pad Thai.

Bamboo Fire Café

Bamboo Fire Café is a small and quaint little restaurant in Delray Beach that is nonetheless a local favorite. Serving mostly Jamaican

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Located in Palm Beach Gardens, Legacy Place is an outdoor shopping complex featuring a variety of shops, restaurants, and loft office space. Featuring over 40 merchants, Legacy Place offers something for everyone, including a Best Buy, Barnes & Noble, New York and Co., Charming Charlie, Shoe Carnival, Michael’s, Justice, Nicklaus’ Miami Children’s Hospital Emergency Services, and more. This is literally a one-stop shop and offers a very community- and city-like ambiance, made all the more present by winding sidewalks, well-manicured lawns, and sunny skies. It is conveniently situated off I-95 and PGA Boulevard, with plenty of different access points throughout. Legacy Place also offers condominiums right next to the shopping plaza itself, giving

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