October 2019

There are 120 blog entries for October 2019.

Jupiter’s newest and coolest coffee shop is housed in a 1971 Airstream Safari trailer at 312 Center Street. The little café is run by a local couple who claims to serve the best coffee and lattes in the Palm Beaches.  

On the menu are classic coffee drinks and some seasonal favorites, including a mocha latte that ended up on the menu by popular demand. However, these drinks won’t have artificial sweeteners and syrups. The pumpkin latte isn’t like Starbucks’ famous beverage; this one will have a hint of the fall favorite squash and an earthy taste.

The Palm Beach Post notes that, “The Lokomotive showcases another rarity in the coffee shop world: No one is scrolling through a cellphone, and everyone is talking to each other.”

Independent,

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Palm Beach County is a popular destination for offshore fishing. Here you'll find Tarpon, Sailfish, Snook, Trout, and more. If you want to go fishing but don't feel like taking the boat out, the area has plenty of fishing piers. Here are the piers with the highest-rated Google reviews by fishermen.

Phil Foster Park

The fishing pier at Phil Foster is an amenity to a beautiful waterfront park. The pier is often shaded by the Blue Heron Bridge and stretches out over an area of possibly the clearest water in Palm Beach County. Because of this, the park is also a favorite for snorkelers and divers, but the pier reaches far out of their way. Right on the Intracoastal, you'll be able to see straight down to the bottom and find schools of Snook, Jack,

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There are just two dates left for the monthly Kids Crawl at the Downtown at the Gardens until the new year.

All are invited to attend the fun filled afternoon held on the last Wednesday of the month. The Kids Crawl includes free children’s and family activities, retailer promotions, free carousel rides, games, arts and crafts, plenty of surprises and much more.

Kids Crawl at the Downtown at the Gardens Schedule:

Wednesday, October 30th: 11 am to 1 pm
Wednesday, November 27th: 11 am to 1 pm

The Downtown at the Gardens is located at 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Avenue, Palm Beach Gardens.

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Come out to Witham Field and experience the 2019 Audi Stuart Air Show, presented by Martin County Airport and Pratt & Whitney.

Enjoy the 30th Anniversary with performances by the F16 Demo Team, Aeroshell Aerobatic Team, John Klatt Airshows “Screamin Sasquatch Jet Waco” and so many more! You will have the opportunity for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fly on a C-47, B-17, UH-1 Huey Helicopter or the Bell 47. (All for an additional fee). There will also be a numerous amount of aircraft that will be statically displayed.

New this year is the interactive and educational STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics) tent, which focuses on aviation and flight related topics. This is perfect for children in grades K-10.

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In 1955, author Charles Martyn asked a local bridge keeper to describe the area that is now the Village of Tequesta. The keeper described it as “a jungle.” This intrigued Martyn who then decided to take the bridge keeper on his boat and have him show him the interesting area. After traveling along the Intracoastal, Martyn fell in love with the beauty of the area and its potential. He purchased 86 acres on Jupiter Island and developed upon it the Jupiter Inlet Colony.

While excavating, Martyn’s workers dug up a Native American mound full of artifacts. Martyn has the contents researched and it was discovered the mound belonged to an encampment of Tequesta Indians. The Tequesta Tribe lived in present-day Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties

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If you are looking for an alternative to Trick-or-Treating through the neighborhood, then look no further. The Martin County Sheriff’s Office is hosting a Trunk or Treat event on Halloween to provide a safe, controlled and fun environment for the children.

On Thursday, October 31st from 5pm – 9pm, come out and enjoy this free, family fun event. There will be music, food, popcorn, snow cones, hayrides, a petting zoo, face painting, a bounce house, food trucks and loads of free candy! This event is open to the public and admission is free!

Where: Martin County Sheriff’s Office – 800 SE Monterey Road, Stuart

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Food Trucks roll into Juno Beach on the last Wednesday of every month for their monthly Food Truck Day.

The ultimate lineup of Food Trucks takes over Juno Beach Park for one night only. The monthly food truck event is this Wednesday, October 30th from 3:30 pm to 9 pm. Each truck prepares each meal fresh and offers some of the best food truck dishes in Palm Beach County. The food ranges in price and cuisine and offers everything from tacos, to burgers, to pizza, to desserts, seafood and much more. There will also be drinks and live music through the day and night.

Event Details:
When: Wednesday, October 30th
Time: 3:30 pm to 9 pm
Where: Juno Beach Park located at 14775 US Highway 1

For more details, click here to visit their Facebook Page.

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The annual LagoonFest is happening in Lake Worth this Saturday. As the name suggests, the event celebrates the beautiful Lake Worth Lagoon, an environmentally important waterway teeming with life.

Bring the family and come enjoy this FREE event this Saturday (November 2) to discover what makes this Lagoon such a local treasure and fantastic place to visit.

Finding water in The Palm Beaches is easy. It’s everywhere you go. From 47 miles of spectacular beaches to sunsets over Lake Okeechobee’s teeming waters, to the one-of-a-kind Florida Everglades. They’re all here, including an extraordinary 20-mile waterway: Lake Worth Lagoon. To celebrate this unique estuary and the multiple ways to appreciate its beauty – come to Lagoon Fest.

This free

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The Loggerhead Marinelife Center is dedicated to helping protect the ocean, marine life and injured and endangered sea turtles through their rehabilitation center and research programs. More recently the Loggerhead Marinelife Center has begun expansion on their new 27,000 square foot facility to help provide more research space and rehabilitate more sea turtles.

The Loggerhead Marinelife Center has raised millions of dollars for their expansion through their Waves of Progress campaign which launched in 2017. With the expansion, the center is dedicated to providing more outreach programs and education for both the public and the researchers at the center.

The popular Palm Beach County attraction is set to build an auditorium, double their tank space, have

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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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