May 2016

There are 49 blog entries for May 2016.

 World Ocean Day        Celebrate World Oceans Day at Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center. They are offering half price admission for their daily programs of Stingray Feeding, Sea Turtle Talk, and Gamefish Feeding. Make it a day of family-friendly fun!   World Oceans Day provides a unique opportunity to honor, help protect, and conserve the world’s oceans. Healthy world oceans is critical to our survival. Within our one ocean, there are five distinct oceans: the Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, Arctic Ocean, and Southern Ocean. They generate most of the oxygen we breathe, help feed us, regulate our climate, provides sea-lanes for international trade, and provide limitless inspiration! World Oceans Day is a global day of ocean celebration for a better…
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Jupiter Wonderful People
The moment you exit the airport, the first thing you’ll notice about Florida is the tangible sense of community lingering on the air. Friendly, welcoming faces will greet you, offering to carry your bags or even offer you directions to the exit. And don’t worry if you accidentally bump into anyone on the way to your car or taxi – they will turn and flash you a dazzling smile, wishing you the best in your future endeavors. This is especially true if you have little ones. The elderly, most of all, are the kindest to small children, without doubt remembering the freedoms and wonders they felt at such an age and seeking to create a shining example for impressionable young minds to follow.

And that’s just the beginning. Living in a charming place like

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Considered one of the finest hotels in south Florida is the Boca Raton Resort and Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort. With its lavish appointments, indulgent stays and beachfront location it’s no wonder this resort is one of the top resorts in Palm Beach County. 

Something that makes this resort so special is that it offers a variety of lodging options as well as offering its guest the chance to purchase a club membership. 

The Boca Raton Resort and Spa Staying Options: 

The iconic Cloister features details with origin in 1926 when Addison Mizner drew the plans for this resort. The Cloister building boasts remarkable Spanish-Mediterranean architecture and old-world charm. The Cloister has been described as “old world meets modern luxury.”

The

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For the avid foodie or wine enthusiast, Savor Our City™ Culinary Tours in Delray are something you must try. These tours are the perfect blend between fun and learning because you walk through the historic downtown of Delray Beach while stopping at the most popular bars and restaurants to sample their menus. 

The tours take place in different neighborhoods or sections of Delray Beach so you can go time after time and not get bored or see the same thing twice. These “walkable” neighborhoods are brimming with charm and history. Partakers in Savor Our City™ Culinary Tours have the opportunity to meet local artisans, farmers, chefs and mixologists of Delray as well as experience the talents and personal stories of their work. At each stop along the tours

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New for 2016 is a schedule of fun, adventurous and educational events put on by the Florida Coastal Office called ECO-ADVENTURES. This schedule of educational tours and field exploration studies take place at different locations around the state of Florida. 

The Florida Coastal Office is excited to offer these adventures in hopes that local Floridians and tourists will have a fun way to learn all about the intriguing history and delicate ecosystems that are housed here in the sunshine state. Participants of the tours will see the native wildlife and plants.  

These journeys take partakers on life changing adventures like kayaking journeys, catamaran sails, snorkeling explorations, wading trips into the water and educational boat tours. All of the

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19 years strong, the Boca Raton Green Market has been going strong with an avid following. The incredible green market is the perfect place to bring family or friends to enjoy a day in the warm Floridian weather with amazing food, unparalleled fresh produce and smiling faces. 

The Boca Raton Green Market occurs every Saturday at the southern “Monument Piazza” which is found at the Intersection of South Federal Highway and South East Mizner Boulevard. Opening its doors bright and early at 8am the market and its vendors buzzes on until 1pm every Saturday. With an abundance of locally sourced produce, baked goods, art, jewelry and clothing, the Boca Raton Market is the ultimate market to shop the best south Florida harvests. 

Live music plays every

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Sandra Angulo Minarro of Port St Lucie earned Co-Medalist Honors on Monday at Quail Ridge Country Club in Boynton Beach Monday to earn a spot at the U.S. Women's Open this summer.

Minarro, who is a native of Mexico but has called Port St Lucie home for the past three years, shot rounds of 70 and 67 on Quail Ridge's South Course to share Co-Medalist Honors with Amateur Mika Liu in the 36-hole qualifier. Minarro plays mostly out of the PGA Golf Club but will venture to Dye Preserve to work with renowned instructor Jeff Leishman. Leishman's list of pupils include PGA Tour pros Will McKenzie, reigning Rookie of the Year Daniel Berger and Steve Marino. Minarro added her name to the list a little over two years ago when she came down for a visit from

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Two very well known ballet performances are coming to the Countess de Hoernle Theater in Boca Raton, “La Bayadere” and “Raymonda.”

French choreographer, Marius Petipa, created these two revolutionary performances and the St. Petersburg based ballet, the Imperial Ballet. But now you do not have to travel all the way to St. Petersburg, you may see these recitals right here in south Florida performed by the world renowned Harid Conservatory. Tales of “Crimes of passion, spiritual visitations, deadly duels and opium-inspired dreams are just a few of the plots” you will see translated by the beauty of ballet in these performances. 

“La Bayadere” and “Raymonda,” are two theater beloveds from the classical period that deliver the upmost in splendor. at

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Thursday, May 26th in Boynton Beach is the Boynton Beach Food, Wine & Brew Festival. The Festival is an amazing event for those who love to enjoy delicious dishes, craft beer and wonderful wine. 

In years past the festival was known as the Taste of Boynton and it has earned an outstanding reputation. As it carries on as the Boynton Beach Food, Wine & Brew Festival it has only gotten better. The event delivers some of the best delicacies in the county to its guests. The annual event features 30 of the top fine restaurants and lounges in Boynton Beach. The impeccable food is only highlighted by handcrafted beer and fine wine tastings. 

Make your way with your family and friends for a day of amazing food, beer and wine. The Boynton Beach Food, Wine & Brew

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Every second and fourth Wednesday of the month the adored Food Truck Invasion takes over Carlin Park in Jupiter with “Family Nights.” Bring your family and friends to Food Truck Invasion’s Family Night tomorrow, May 25th at 5:00pm. 

The Food Truck Invasions have been long celebrated by locals and tourists alike and have become so popular that they now occur multiple times a month in multiple locations. The invasion got its start once a month in the Abacoa Town Center and has now spread through Tequesta, Jupiter and other locations. 

The food trucks offer an incredible variety of delicacies both American and international. You can try tasty tacos, homemade doughnuts, burgers, Asian noodles and more. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to pull up a

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