April 2018

There are 47 blog entries for April 2018.

This Friday, May 4th, enjoy a free movie at the beautiful Commons Park in Royal Palm Beach as well as a gourmet food truck invasion featuring 6 different local trucks.

The food trucks will be in the park around 6 p.m. and the hit movie "Jumanji" will be projected on the lawn at 8. Bring a blanket or chairs to get comfortable. 

The village of Royal Palm Beach hosts free events for the family throughout the year. The small city often has community garage sales, concerts, sports and more. Check out their monthly calendar here and see homes for sale in the area here.

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The streets of downtown Abacoa Jupiter will be shut down at noon on Saturday to prepare for a Cinco de Mayo Block Party for all ages from 4-10 p.m.

There will be lots of fun things for the kids to do from 4-6 p.m. including mini golf, face painting, temporary tattoos and a pinata.

For the adults there will be a cornhole tournament, beer pong and a dance party all evening long. DAS Beer Garden will be serving a Cinco de Mayo-inspired beer list with tequila barrel-aged brews, Mexican coffee stouts, margarita goses and churro cider. After 10 p.m., the DJ will bring the party inside DAS where the party continues until midnight. Other bars on the town center strip will be participating as well. 

Make this free event in beautiful Abacoa part of

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The Coral Sky Amphitheater located at the South Florida Fair Grounds is an open-air music venue located in West Palm Beach. The amphitheater is used for concerts and shows featuring some of the biggest music stars and events.

The venue recently changed its name from the Perfect Vodka Amphitheater to the Coral Sky Amphitheater last year. The amphitheater is run and operated by Live Nation, the world’s largest event promoter and venue operator. The amphitheater seats roughly 20,000 people with great views of downtown West Palm Beach with parking and food for you to enjoy during the performances.

This week only, Live Nation, is bringing back their $20 dollar “Kickoff to Summer” ticket specials in honor of National Ticket Week. Concert-goers can get

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If going to a sweat-filled gym doesn't sound appealing to you, try Workout Wednesdays at CityPlace for a fun, outdoor group activity varying from yoga to Zumba. 

Every last Wednesday of the month, CityPlace hosts a free workout on the plaza featuring different workouts taught by certified trainers from L.A. Fitness and Fitness Hub.

If you've never participated in a group class, this is a good way to try it out before you pay money somewhere else.

Workouts are from 6-7 p.m. Wear workout clothes, bring some water and a yoga mat. Invite your friends and hang around CityPlace afterward- most stores are open until 10 and the restaurants and bars are open late. 

Find out more information about Workout Wednesdays and CityPlace amenities here.

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According to a new ATTOM Data Solutions real estate study, May is the best month to sell your home.

ATTOM collected data on 14.7 million homes sold across the country from 2011-2017 to see which months had the highest return for sellers. May had the most premiums above market value more than any other time of the year nationwide. 

However, the best month did vary by market; most of the eastern Florida is actually better for sellers in June while Miami, known for its warm weather, sells greatest in January. 

The lucky months in St. Lucie, Martin, Palm Beach and Broward Counties are May and June, which are coming up quick. If the improving economy has had you thinking about listing your home, now is the perfect time to do it. Waterfront

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This upcoming weekend there is several family friendly outdoor movie events going on throughout Jupiter and Wellington. Bring the snacks, popcorn, blankets, chairs, and friends to enjoy the movie under the stars this Friday night.

Jupiter:
Harbourside Place is hosting their ‘Movies on the Waterfront’ series this Friday, April 27th. Come watch “Paddington 2” under the stars at the waterfront amphitheater. The movie is a sequel about a popular young bear named Paddington, who spreads joy among the community everywhere he goes. In the movie, Paddington is on a mission to get a gift for his aunts 100th birthday and his quest to find the perfect gift. There will be complementary popcorn provided by Cinepolis, and children 12 and under eat free at Bravo with one

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United Technologies (UTC) opened a showcase center last Tuesday that has already brought 380 new jobs to Palm Beach Gardens. 

The new 224,000 square-foot, glass-enclosed building is a museum-like showcase center of the best new technology from around the world that is designed to reduce energy use in big buildings. This includes glass-encased, energy-efficient elevators and escalators, ductless air conditioning, apps for smart phones, and AutomatedLogic, an automation system that links together all building systems. The devices on display are designed to reduce energy use by 60%, water use by 36%, carbon dioxide by 60%, and outside water by 100%, according to UTC. 

The UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings has already brought nearly 400 jobs to

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Within the next several months, CityPlace in West Palm Beach will undergo renovations to update the 18-year-old outdoor entertainment and shopping center. The Mediterranean style venue will begin its transformation to a more comfortable, flexible design with more plants and vegetation.

The plans which call for the city’s approval include plant filled trellises, walkways covered by large shade sails, a curb-less Rosemary Avenue to slow and narrow the traffic. The plans also call for buildings to be covered in vines, pavers mixed with patches of greenery, outdoor seating, a new fountain and an interactive splash zone for kids. The stage in the center of the popular shopping destination will be removed to allow for more public space to hold activities,

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The Delray Marketplace Amphitheater will have free music every Wednesday throughout the month of May.

Bring a blanket and chairs and head over to the amphitheater from 6-8 p.m. for a free concert with a variety of music each week.

The venue is centrally located in an outdoor mall, between Burt & Max's and the Apeiro Kitchen & Bar, so there's plenty to do before, after or during the live music event. 

Here's the schedule of who's playing:

May 2nd

Band: Double Back. Genre: Best of the 80s.

May 9th

Band: Big City Dogs. Genre: Classic Rock.

May 16th

Band: The Nash Carey Band. Genre: County, Rock, Funk.

May 23rd

Band: Erik O'Neill Trio. Genre: Rock, Indie Pop, Soul.

May 30th

Band: Business As Usual. Genre: 60s, 70s,

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The Palm Beaches are home to many celebrities and high-class people, which is why the spas in the area have to be the best of the best. Give your mom the gift of a spa day this Mother's Day and she'll be feeling like a queen.

The Spa at The Breakers

All-white decor, a private oceanfront courtyard, and tailored full-body treatments by experts will make your mom think she's in heaven. The Spa at the Breakers in Palm Beach uses marine-based ingredients like sea kelp and essential oils for skincare, and holistic approaches to spa treatments like their Deep Sea Signature Facial, which uses warm and cool elements to stimulate circulation. A massage therapist will listen to your mom's needs in order to give her the best massage she's ever had. The spa

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