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Okeeheelee Park is a premier place to ski and wakeboard in the Palm Beaches. Located just west of West Palm Beach Okeeheelee Park is a beautiful place to spend the day with your friends or family.

About Okeeheelee

The original site for the park was purchased in 1973, and at the time only about 10% (90 acres) of the area was in its natural state. It encompasses two lakes; with access for boating, fishing, water skiing, and radio-controlled boating, the park also has tennis courts, a playground, and a dog park called “Pooch Pines.”

At the north end of the park, situated on the original 90 acres of original natural habitat, is the Okeeheelee Nature Center consists of more than 2 miles of trails, which travel through the Pine Flatwoods habitat.

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The 5th Annual Wounded Veterans Relief Fund 5k Run/Walk honors those who are serving and those who have served the United States. This 5k raises funds to help Florida veterans who find themselves on the verge of homelessness. The Wounded Veterans Relief Fund provides veterans with housing and transportation assistance, activities, and resources to help them find their new "normal". Their mission is to save lives and keep families together. 

Not only is this 5k for a great cause, but it winds through our beloved scenic Riverbend Park, along the Loxahatchee River, and through Battefield Park. T-shirts and finisher medals are guaranteed for the first 400 registrants.

Date: Saturday, November 16th, 2019

Time: 7:75am - 10:00am

Location: Riverbend

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Rosemary Square, formally CityPlace in West Palm Beach hosts a weekly wellness class on Wednesday evening’s once a month.

The fitness class is free and all are welcomed to attend. Come and channel your inner drummer for the Drum Fit workout class. Drum Fit classes are part of the new fitness craze and the class mixes movement and music together for the perfect workout. The class is led by Alina Orenstein at Pound.

The class is a drumming exercise class that uses weighted drumsticks designed to transform drumming into a body interval and fat burning workout. If you plan on attending the class, you are asked to bring a mat, towel and water to the class.

Drum Fit Class Details:
When: Wednesday, November 13th
Time: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Location: Level 6 of the

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Registration is now open for the FITTEAM Palm Beaches Marathon this December. The marathon is presented by the Jupiter Medical Center and it is a weekend long event in West Palm Beach.

The December weekend consists of a Marathon, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay, a 10K and a 5K run. The races will all start and finish along Flagler Drive near the Meyer Amphitheatre. Race weekend is Friday, December 6th through Sunday, December 8th.

The weekend kicks off with the Bill Bone 5K Glow Run and the 10K run on Friday night followed by event expo’s throughout the weekend before finishing off with the Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay on Sunday morning with an all new course map.

To sign up for the FITTEAM Palm Beaches, click here.

For more information about

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Florida has beautiful oceans, and waterways. Although there isn’t a fresh spring in Palm Beach County, within a short drive you could be dipping your toes in a natural wonder. Magnificent springs abound the state.  Florida's fresh springs are hidden jewels to visit and explore.

There are more than 700 natural springs sprinkled throughout the state that offer boundless activities in the setting of nature. Florida’s natural and crystal-clear springs are perfect for swimming, scuba diving, tubing and kayak or canoe sightseeing. The springs offer vital life support to the many diverse ecosystems. Springs support a variety of life found in and around a spring.

The Florida Aquifer system acts as an organic underwater formation creator with a great deal of

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Take a wild adventure on exciting slides or chill out on the lazy river ride at the biggest water park in South Florida. Its always pleasant weather in this part of Florida and being outside in the Fall is amazing.  A great tactic to enjoy the outdoors with family and friends is at one of South Florida’s top family waterparks, The Rapids Waterpark is located at 6566 North Military Trail, Riviera Beach.

The Rapids Water Park has been making waves for 40 years!. This giant water playground is the largest water park from Orlando south to the Florida Keys. The Rapids Water Park, South Florida’s largest water park, was awarded the Al Turner Memorial Commitment to Excellence Award at the World Waterpark Association’s 29th Annual Symposium & Trade Show in

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The Town of Jupiter opened a new dog park summer of 2018, Cinquez Park, 2183 West Indiantown Road, Jupiter.   The dog park has been so well received.  It includes an exercise and play area for our furry friends.  The park is an open space located directly north of the intersection on Indiantown Road and Center Street.  

The bark park contains ample lit parking, restroom, sidewalks, gazeboes, a lake, and attractive, large, enclosed green areas for the pups to play.  There is a fenced-in dog run for smaller dogs and a detached, enclosed larger green area for larger breed.  The park is so well thought of, it even has bathing stations, bowls for fresh water, water spickets and poop stations with bags. for Fido.

Since the opening of Cinquez Park,

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PGA National Resort and Spa, located at 400 Ave of the Champions, Palm Beach Gardens, has been awarded as one of Conde Nast Magazine, 2019 Readers Choice Top Resorts in Florida. More than a resort and spa, PGA National offers an enviable lifestyle in a setting that embraces the best Florida has to offer. With a world-class destination spa, a private Sports & Racquet Club and five championship golf courses, the pursuit of wellness is present in this resort lifestyle community.

Known internationally as a European influenced destination, The Spa at PGA is a full-service spa.  Although you would expect all types of treatments and indulgences the resort presents more than 100 ways to indulge. Their modalities and therapies are rooted in highly

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Head a little south to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Wednesday, October 30th through Sunday, November 3rd.

The popular International Boat Show is celebrating its 60th year. Fort Lauderdale is often known as the “Yachting Capital of the World” and being home to two of the largest cruise ship ports in the world and home to the largest boat show in the world.

The Boat Show will take place across 7 locations and feature more than 1,500 boats on display, 3 million square feet of exhibition space, 6 miles of floating docks, over 1,200 exhibitors and 52 countries represented.

Boats on display in the water and on land range from Brokerage Yachts, runabouts, catamarans, high performance boats, center consoles, motor yachts, super yachts, sailing

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Living in Southeast Florida is a dream come true. A seemingly endless summer.  Live life like it’s one long weekend. Perhaps its to early to quit your job and run away from all responsibilities but you can get as close as it gets to the island life vibe here in the Palm Beaches.

We all have thought about it occasionally while sitting in a horrendous traffic jam, a boring meeting, or even as you’re shoveling snow out of the driveway, your thoughts turn to paradise. Walking along the beach, drinking frozen umbrella drinks from coconut shells, and never having cold feet again that a pair of socks and flips flops can’t warm up.  Oh, the smile on your face as drive to work along a beach road or winding intracoastal drive.

The fact of it is while some

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