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The Town of Palm Beach is an incorporated town in Palm Beach County. Palm Beach gained its popularity and became known as America’s first resort destination by Henry Flagler in the late 1800’s. Today, Palm Beach is known for its high-end shopping, five-star restaurants and award-winning hotels.

Here are some of Palm Beach’s greatest hotels to stay at when visiting or just stop by for dinner or visit their spa.

The Breakers Hotel
The iconic Breakers Hotel was founded in 1896 by the American Industrialist Henry M. Flagler. Flagler was one of the great American Industrialist that started the trend to make Palm Beach America’s first resort destination. The premier hotel is located on the Atlantic Ocean and the hotel offers world class service, lavish rooms

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The Town of Jupiter is hosting their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 20th at the Jupiter Community Park softball fields. Join in on the fun of hunting and collecting as many Easter eggs as you can.

The Easter Egg Hunt is for the whole family and will include bounce houses, face painting, arts and crafts, visits from the Easter Bunny and much more. Food and beverages will be available throughout the morning for purchase.

Don’t forget to bring your own basket to collect all the eggs filled with different candies. During the Egg Hunt the children will be divided into three ages groups. There will be an age group for those 3 years older and under, an EGG’stra Special Hunt for those who need assistance, one for ages 4 through 6 years old and

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No need to splurge on an expensive plane ticket to travel and experience some of the best ethnic cuisine. Food is the connector that brings everyone together. Luckily for us, Palm Beach County has many award-winning restaurants that bring some of the best international cuisines to the area.

Agora Kitchen is ranked the Number 1 restaurant in West Palm Beach according to TripAdvisior, the popular website that features that latest reviews on hotels and restaurants. Agora Kitchen opened in 2013 and is a Turkish restaurant brought to West Palm Beach by Semih Arif Ozdemir. The restaurant celebrates Ozdemir’s mother’s cooking and food that reminds him of home. The restaurant has a loyal following and the menu features warm hummus, grilled octopus, spinach

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The Flagler Museum, formally known as the Whitehall estate is one of the most famous homes and landmarks on the island of Palm Beach. The elegant 100,000 square foot estate was built in 1902 by Henry Flagler as a wedding gift to his wife Mary. Henry Flagler was an American Industrialist and founder of Standard Oil, who is known for developing Florida’s east coast and responsible for making Palm Beach, America’s first resort destination.

The grand estate features 75 rooms and was built and designed in the Gilded Age. Flagler commissioned John Carrere and Thomas Hastings to design and built the mansion for Flagler. Hastings and Carrere were also the architects for other landmarks during the Gilded Age such as the New York Public Library and the Waldorf

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The Palm Beach International Boat Show is back again for another year. The Palm Beach International Boat Show is one of the largest boat shows and one of the top 5 in the United States and will be in downtown West Palm Beach next week Thursday, March 28th through Sunday, March 31st.

The boat show will feature more than $1.2 billion dollars’ worth of yachts, boats, and accessories including hundreds of boats ranging from 8-foot inflatables to yachts over 300 feet in length. The show attracts high-end charter clients, boat enthusiasts and those ready to purchase their next boat. The yachts and boats are both displayed in the water and on land. They range from mega yachts, center consoles, fishing boats, tender boats, cruisers, high performance boats,

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Every day through the season, the Café Des Beaux Arts at the Flagler Museum hosts afternoon tea Tuesday through Sunday. The café offers a large selection of refreshments, entertainment, sandwiches, delicacies and of course a large selection of different types and flavors of tea.

The café is located in the historic Palm Beach estate in the elegant Flagler Kenan Pavilion with great views of downtown West Palm Beach and the intracoastal. Café Des Beaux Arts serves a selection of traditional scones, sweets and gourmet sandwiches with every cup of tea severed on the estates exquisite Whitehall collection china.

Reservations for Afternoon Tea is highly suggested and can be made by calling 561-655-2833 or by visiting their website. The menu is prix-fixed,

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The Palm Beach Zoo is hosting a 6-day Spring Break Zoo Camp starting Monday, March 18th through Friday March 22nd and then a day camp on Monday, March 25th.

The Spring Break Zoo Camp includes up close animal encounters, zoo keeping activities, visits to the animal habitats, behind the scenes tours, arts and crafts, games, scientific experiments, carousel rides and other educational activities.

The Zoo Camp is aimed for children ages 5 through 10 years old. The hours for the camp are from 9 am to 4 pm. There will also be before care and after care from 8:15 am to 9 am and 4 pm to 5:30 pm for an additional charge.

The cost for the camp is $275 dollars for zoo members and $305 dollars for non-members. Before care is $20 dollars extra and after care is $50

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Every Wednesday, The Royal Poinciana Plaza in Palm Beach hosts their weekly Jazz Night at Sant Ambroeus.

Sant Ambroeus host a live Jazz Night every Wednesday starting at 7 pm until 10 pm and during the night select menu items will be half price. The beloved New York restaurant opened its first location outside New York in the fall of 2016 in the iconic Royal Poinciana Plaza. The menu brings touches of old-world Milan through Manhattan to Palm Beach. The fine dining restaurant features a main dining room, casual bar seating, café table for outdoor dining, a gelateria, and signature coffee bar.

The menu is by the executive chef Marco Barbisotti and features the classic menu items such as Vitello Tonnato, Tagliatelle alla Bolognese. Caprese, Risotti and

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Every Wednesday on Palm Beach, the Worth Avenue Association host weekly Walking Tours from December 2018 through April 2019.

The walking tours are led by Historian Rick Rose who leads a fun and exciting tour around Palm Beach in his brightly colored suits and hats. The tours last approximately an hour and fifteen minutes.

The tours cover everything from the history of Worth Avenue and the influence the avenue has in the world of fashion. The tour also covers facts about architectural design, Architect Addison Mizner and his monkey friend, and the development of the popular social scene in Palm Beach making the island the first destination spot during the Gilded Age and the birthplace of luxury brand names.

The tour costs $10 dollars per person and the

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The Town of Palm Beach is an incorporated town in Palm Beach County separated from the mainland by the Intracoastal waterways and the Atlantic Ocean. The island of Palm Beach is home to many luxurious hotels, mansions, landmarks, restaurants and shopping. In 2018, Bloomberg ranked Palm Beach in the Top 30 of America’s 100 Richest Places.

The island and community was established by Henry Flagler’s two luxury resort hotels, The Breakers and the Royal Poinciana Hotel where movie stars and aristocrats came to spend their time and Palm Beach was considered America’s first resort destination. Flagler himself built in 1902 a Beaux-Arts mansion for him and his wife which they called Whitehall. Whitehall today is known as The Flagler Museum and is open to the

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