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The Town of Jupiter and the Village of Tequesta are nestled between Palm Beach Gardens and Stuart. Both areas cater to the outdoor style, as they wrap around the Loxahatchee River and Intracoastal Waterway, which provide incomparable views to residents. For this reason, water sports and boating are abundant. Jupiter and Tequesta also offer their share of championship golf courses and pristine beaches frequented often under consistently sunny skies.

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The Seminole Wars, also known as the Florida Wars, were a series of three battles between the Seminole Indians and the U.S. military from 1816-1858. They were the longest, most expensive Indian wars in U.S. history both monetarily and in human lives lost. 

They began in the early 18th century when General Andrew Jackson led excursions on the north and west sides of Florida, forcing the Seminoles and other tribes to move to one large preservation in the center of the state. The government began building forts and trading posts in native territories enforcing the movement of the Indians by treaty. Their resistance began the first Seminole War in 1816.

In 1830 the Indian Removal Act sparked the second war as it required all natives to move to

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Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m., the Shaka pontoon boat heads down the Jupiter Inlet to party while the sun sets.

PonTiki in Jupiter rents out three super cool tiki boats for parties and events; the Charlie (holds 6) equipped with a waterslide, bar and rooftop for sunning; the Big Bamboo (holds 6) also complete with a waterslide, bar and a chipping green; and the Shaka (holds 40) a floating event venue with a bar, couches, a full bathroom and floating party pads.

The Shaka Cruise on Tuesdays and Thursdays is a public 21+ event including live music, sight-seeing and lots of fun. Take your special someone on a cool date or hang with friends at this unique night out. The cost $50 a person which includes beer and wine and you can

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The new upscale restaurant, 1000 North, is now open for lunch with a menu to satisfy everyone's tastes. 

1000 North sits on the Jupiter Inlet offering exclusive views of the beautiful blue Intracoastal, Jupiter Lighthouse and boats passing by. It's got a different vibe than many eateries around town- it's chic, sophisticated and clearly for the elite with the highest prices in the inlet district. The celebrity founders of the restaurant wanted it to be an experience many people travel to Miami or New York to get (see here), and you can even pull up by boat to a 350-foot dock. 

The new lunch menu consists mostly of hand-helds and salads including the Prime Rib Sandwich, Red Quinoa and Bean Burger, Grilled Chicken Club and Greek, Nicoise, or Kale

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The Treasure Coast Tourism Showcase will be held this Sunday, May 20th at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center.

Play tourist in your own town or take the opportunity to see all the things the Treasure Coast has to offer!

You'll discover attractions, staycation packages, restaurants, golf courses, water sports and other activities to do in Vero Beach, St. Lucie and Martin Counties.

More than $5,000 in cash prizes will be given throughout the day as well as a free cruise.

The event is totally free and takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

To RSVP and find out more information, click here. 

PSL Civic Center: 9221 SE Civic Center Pl., Port St. Lucie, FL 34952.

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Jupiter Hills will make Florida golf history this month when it hosts the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship on May 19th-23rd, making it the first course in the state to hold multiple USGA Championships. 

Jupiter Hills was created by Hall of Fame architect Tom Fazio, who designed more than 40 courses in Florida. Fazio has 14 courses on Golf Digest’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses- more than any other designer alive.

The Jupiter Hills course is different than any other because it is built upon natural hills of a sand ridge that runs all the way up to Vero Beach. There was never a need to bring sand to the course and yet each hole has a 40-50 yard elevation change. “There was a geologic study that showed where Jupiter Hills was built, thousands of

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Most people know Jupiter has a lot of cool dog parks, but there are other fun and unique ways to have a good time with your pup:

1. Take them shopping at Pucci & Catana

The Dolce & Gabana for dogs, Pucci & Catana is a luxury boutique filled with goodies. They have accessories, toys, treats and much more to reward your dog for being a good boy. They're located in Harbourside Place so you can grab lunch with your pup too.

108 Breakwater Ct., Jupiter. 561-320-9968.

2. K-9 Corner 

Your dog probably isn't allowed to dig at home, but at K-9 Corner that's what it's all about. Located in the sand dunes of 45-acre Jonathan Dickinson State Park, your dog can run around and dig up sand on a quarter acre with other dogs. There are faucets around

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The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is hosting their popular Hike Through History this Saturday May 5th.

The hike includes a 2-mile journey through the 120-acre Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Natural Conservation Area to discover the history and nature of the historic Jupiter site. The site is just one of three natural sites in the United States that is protected by the Bureau of Land Management’s National Conservation Lands Programs. Tuesday, May 8th the Natural Conservation Area turns 10 years old and the Lighthouse is hosting several events to celebrate such as fishing, art, and photography. Click here to view the activities.

The hike welcomes adult and children, the minimum age for children is 5 years old and children 13 and under must be accompanied by

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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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Sunday, April 22nd is Earth Day, a day dedicated to educating the public and to help end pollution. The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens in West Palm Beach is hosting an Earth Day event this Sunday from 11 am to 3 pm.

The family friendly event plans to bring important local organizations together that are dedicated to protecting the environment and raising awareness in our communities. The event will also feature fun activities for the whole family including a Discovery Hunt and interactive learning stations.

The Earth Day celebration that was held last year has now been revamped for this year featuring several members from the Loggerhead Marinelife Center, South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, Manatee Lagoon, and other organizations will be at the event

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The Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach is a non-profit sea turtle hospital, rehabilitation and research center. The center’s mission is aimed to protect and promote the oceans ecosystems and to be one of the leading destinations to provide for injured and endangered sea turtles before being released back into the ocean.

Guest who visit the Loggerhead Marinelife Center can support the sea turtles through their ‘Adopt a Sea Turtle’ program. It cost $35 dollars to adopt a sea turtle and your adoption money benefits the center for the continued care and research for the sick and injured sea turtles, and to further the study of loggerhead, leatherbacks, and green sea turtles that nest along the Juno Beach and Jupiter beaches.

Through the adoption

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