August 2017

There are 50 blog entries for August 2017.


Every Friday night from 6-9pm the center court at the thriving city center, Downtown at the Gardens offers live concerts known as “Concerts in the Court.” Each Friday, the court comes alive with people gathering to dance along with the tunes. 

“Concerts in The Court” feature different bands each week. Some weeks you can catch a jazz ensemble, some country and others classic rock and everything in between. The variety of music that flows each Friday livens up the center court making the perfect atmosphere to kick off the weekend. The concerts are free for all and can be enjoyed from a multitude of locations. So, bring out your family and friends for dinner and music or just to watch the show. You can stop in Grimaldi’s for a coal fired pizza, or pop

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Consumers using the Internet in their homebuying process in South Florida continues to grow. Interestingly, those buyers are more likely to use a real estate agent, than not use a real estate professional according to an annual survey from the National Association of Realtors.

The National Association of Realtors, “Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers”, included survey responses from thousands of individuals who purchased a home during a one-year period of time. The seller information in the report is from those buyers who also sold a home. Home buyers who purchased a home during that time period, the highest share ever ,92 percent, used the Internet to search for a home. 

The Internet is a part of getting your marketing strategy and is an

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The Food truck phenomenon has hit Palm Beach County. It seems like there is a rally of food trucks somewhere every day of the week, which is perfect for all the food junkies out there.  Even bringing the community together once a month for the biggest food truck festival of all, in Jupiter’s Abacoa; with more than 40 food trucks participating in the fight for your taste buds. The next Food Truck Invasion in Jupiter is this Friday, August 11th.  Wellington also joins in on the fun and hosts a food truck rally every Thursday at the Wellington Amphitheater.

Food Trucks usually specialize in one style of cuisine to develop a signature dish that makes their truck stand out from the others. Together at these rallies, there is a variety of food choices that

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Ever considerd buying a boat but don't want all the hassle that comes along with ownership? Consider joining a boat club. It offers easy, affordable memberships to getting out on the water. Boat Clubs gives members the enjoyment and experience of owning a boat without the hassle.

Before committing to the perfect boat club, consider the following:

  • What amenities are included in the membership?
  • What is the ratio of boats to members?
  • How convienient is it to make a reservation?
  • How old are the boats? Are they well kept?
  • Where is the club in location to water and activities?

Jupiter Pointe Boat Club, located in the Jupiter area, is a perfect and convieniently located solution to boarting the affordable way. The Jupiter

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One of the events is free and all about the ocean and the other requires purchase of a ticket and is theatrical and elegant. So, whether you like to soak up the hot weather and warm Atlantic waters of Jupiter or you would rather keep cool and get dressed up for a ballet, here are two events you should experience. 

“Brilliant Summer” 
Performed by the Boca Ballet Theatre

This Saturday and Sunday at the Boca Ballet Theatre you can witness the beauty and grace of summer in ballet form with “Brilliant Summer.” The talented ensemble of dancers at the Boca Ballet Theatre deliver a comedic and classical take on ballet and summertime. “Brilliant Summer,” is a mixed performance offering three unique parts set to the backdrop of dance and theater. “The variety

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The Lighthouse Cove, 617 North Alternate A1A, Jupiter is a entertaining miniature golf course.  It is a 36-hole, 2 18 hole mini-courses, facility located in Jupiter and is open 7 days a week.  Check out the the YouTube video here https://youtu.be/rD0dCoX7Uts.

Lighthouse Cove is a tropical fishing village-themed miniature golf with lots of recreated sea life, boats, waterfalls, caves and more.  You can learn about the history of the Town of Jupiter while playing on one of the two courses.  Jupiter has an interesting back story based on the beautiful waterways.  The Jupiter Inlet was a much used Inlet for rum rummers, a notorious gangster was rumored to have a hide out in the Jupiter Farms area and kids rode to school in boat as a school bus. 

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Jupiter is a small, beach town surrounded by beautiful beaches, blue ocean waters and serene Intracoastal Waterways. Palatial estates, world class shopping and championship golf courses are some of the features that make Jupiter so desirable, but the restaurant scene is just as fierce. From island style food “shacks” to delectable sushi spots, craft pizza joints and fine dining, you can find some spectacular eateries in our humble seaside town! 

The French dining scene in the little town of Jupiter offers authentic French cuisine that rivals Europe. If you love true, home cooked meals fit to be offered on the streets of Paris, then you must try these two French restaurants in town. 

Café Des Artistes 
318 US Hwy 1, #101 Jupiter, Florida 
561-747-0998

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Considered “one of the Florida’s best kept secrets” by Visit Florida the individual towns that make up the Palm Beaches are little gems that are an escape from what most people may think of when they think of Florida. Often times, when people think of Florida they think Disney World, Miami Beach, year round warm weather and beaches. These are some amazing features of our sunshine state but we have way more to offer than just theme parks, nightlife and sand. 

While planning a vacation, choosing a rental home for holiday or looking for a new home, Palm Beach County is where the money is at! From charming and quaint villages like Tequesta that rest alongside the Intracoastal Waterways and deliver a laid back, easy life style to the uber lavish Jupiter and

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If you are an avid fisherman and love adventure you may want to enter this upcoming fishing competition, The Extreme Kayak Fishing Tournament Summer SLAM. Kicking off its second phase August 12th, this tournament offers local fishermen the chance to win big money and tons of prizes whether you own a boat or not. 

This fun and challenging local event is sponsored by the biggest local fishing companies and will benefit the Broward County Children’s Center. Contestants will get to paddle out on their kayaks with their fishing gear to help support a great cause. The Broward County Children’s Center devotes their hard work and research to developing new technology for kids locally and across the nation with health challenges that keep them continuously

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Living in Florida or a frequent visitor, we all feel the pet-owners guilt when we leave behind our beloved animals at home to head to the beach for a day of fun.

With the warm water and the miles of sandy beaches, dog friendly beaches are becoming more popular throughout the area. Just remember to make sure your pet has plenty of water and breaks in the shade from the warm sun. Some breeds even require sunscreen so it’s best to ask your pet’s vet, along with other dog friendly toys and accessories that your pet might need.

The Jupiter Dog Beach is located on Marcinski Road, south of Carlin Park, running parallel to A1A. This 2.5-mile beach area is the only pet friendly beach in Palm Beach County so far, running from beach access number 25 to number

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