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The Road to Victory Military Museum in Stuart makes for a great trip for anyone looking to experience WW2 history first-hand.

The Museum features military vehicles, WWII encampments, camp victory children’s area and Mini ‘boot camp’, WWII Battle Re-enactment, Weapons Demonstrations, and more. Their displays of historical artifacts, uniforms, photographs, and vehicles both historical and personal, pay homage to America’s heroes while informing and educating the public of their noble endeavors and our freedoms as Americans.

Where: 319 SE Stypmann Blvd. Stuart, FL 34994

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For those looking for something fun to do on a Tuesday night, check out Conchy Joe’s Trivia Night in Jensen Beach from 4pm to 9pm.

Trivia nights hosted by local bars are always a blast, they give you and your friends or family a chance to test your knowledge in a fun way while enjoying great food and drink.

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When: Tuesday March 26th from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm     

Where: Conchy Joe's Seafood Restaurant and Bar - 3945 NE Indian River Dr., Jensen Beach, FL, 34957

Conchy Joe’s

Conchy Joe’s is a laid-back waterfront haunt with quirky charm dishing Bahamian-style seafood & oak-grilled meats. Favorite dishes include the delicious basket of bread you'll receive when your seated, conch entrees, fish tacos, fresh

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If you live in Wellington, this Sunday the 31st join the Palm Beach Museum of Natural History for a dirt-filled event called “Archaeo Fest” from 12 to 5 pm at the Mall at Wellington Green.

This is the perfect event for kids that love history and dinosaurs. Activities include flint-knapping, atlati throwing demos, necklace making, pottery village, fossil finder labs and more.

Cost is $5 for kids ages 3-12, $8 for kids ages 13 and up and free for children under 2.

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About The Museum

The mission of The Palm Beach Museum of Natural History (PBMNH) is to collect, research, interpret, and explain all aspects of our natural world, the evolution of life, and the development of human cultures. The Museum's primary

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Come out with your family this Saturday to Loxahatchee River Battlefield Park to experience the Second Seminole War on the actual Battle grounds of the 1838 Battle of the Loxahatchee.

This incredible historic event that took place right in Jupiter nearly 200 years ago. The reenactment is presented by the Loxahatchee Battlefield Preservationists, whose mission it is  protect and safeguard Loxahatchee Battlefield Park along with the 6,000-year-old prehistoric Native American occupation area contained herein.

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When: Saturday, March 30th from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where: Loxahatchee River Battlefield Park - 9060 Indiantown Road, Jupiter, FL 33478

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The first ever “Roots & Ruts Off Road 5K” will take place this Saturday, March 30th. This unique, off-road race meanders through the North Jupiter Flatwoods Natural Area where you will find beautiful native habitats, including mesic flatwoods, wet flatwoods, depression marsh, and dome swamp ecosystems.

This race supports the Els for Autism Foundation™. Your participation will help us continue to secure funding for the Sports, Medical and Research, and Adult Services Facilities at The Els Center of Excellence™.        

Where: The Els Center of Excellence - 18370 Limestone Creek Road, Jupiter, Florida 33455.

Details

Strollers and pets are not allowed in the race. The race will start promptly at 8:00 am and AccuChipUSA will provide net timing

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School of Rock is playing tomorrow night, Tuesday, and Wednesday at the Kravis Center. The musical makes for a great afternoon or evening out with the family.

Based on the hit film, School of Rock follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. It features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage.

  • Tuesday, March 26, 2019 @ 8:00pm

  • Wednesday, March 27, 2019 @ 2:00pm

  • Wednesday, March 27, 2019 @ 8:00pm

  • Thursday, March 28, 2019 @ 8:00pm

  • Friday, March 29, 2019 @

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The Junior League of Martin County is hosting LUNAFEST® for its 4th consecutive year! This exciting film festival will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at Flagler Place in Downtown Stuart.

LUNAFEST is an inspirational film festival that features short films by, for, about Women®. Some of these short films will tug at your heartstrings, others will make you laugh out loud, and all of them are presented with the goal of raising awareness of, and funds for, women’s issues.

The festivities kick off with a lively cocktail reception at 6:30 p.m., with the films beginning at 7:30 p.m. General Admission tickets include an open bar with wine, beer, & signature cocktails; light bites; live entertainment; amazing silent auction & raffle items; and

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There’s nothing quite like a delicious cup of joe. Thankfully, if you live in the Palm Beaches there’s no shortage of great coffee houses. Here are a few you might enjoy.

Harold’s Lounge

Harold’s Coffee Lounge specializes in Kyoto-style cold brew coffee, but that’s not their only specialty. Fresh-pressed juices, Kombucha, a variety of teas and baked goods are also available for purchase. Come for coffee and stay for their drum circle, poetry readings, film screenings, book signings or art exhibits.

Swedish Coffee

Johan’s Joe Swedish Coffee House specializes in the sharing the “taste of Scandinavia” with The Palm Beaches, this Swedish Coffee House and Café serves up a custom blend of Sweden’s most ethical and environmentally-friendly coffee

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There are a lot of great trails for biking in South Florida for both experts and families, here are a few that you might enjoy.                              

Halpatiokee Park

Located at Halpatiokee Regional Park, this 10-mile, single-track trail is perfect for a beginning biker. The flat terrain is ideal for those looking for a mildly challenging ride through the Florida scrub.

Jonathan Dickinson

The bicycle trail at Jonathan Dickinson State Park provides a rare opportunity to glimpse endangered, threatened and unique animals, such as the bald eagle, Florida scrub-jay, alligators, Sandhill Cranes and more. Cycling Jonathan Dickinson State Park is an absolute must-do ride for everyone, and recommended for riders of all abilities.

Cypress

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Lyman Kayak Park in Lantana is a great place for paddlers to slip their human-powered vessels into the water away from the bustle of Sportsman’s Park, where the launch ramps are used mostly for powerboats.

The park’s 30 parking spaces also serve the patrons of shops and restaurants along Ocean Avenue. The park is at 106 N. Lake Drive, about a block north of Ocean Avenue. Parking is free but limited to three hours.

In addition to a kayak launching area and parking lot, the park features a 180-foot pier overlooking the Lake Worth Lagoon, open space covered with grass, bicycle racks and benches.

No dogs are allowed in the kayak park because of an ordinance that prohibits pets at all town facilities (except the dog park at Maddock Park on West

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