Every Sunday during the month of December, the Loggerhead Marinelife Center is hosting their reoccurring Hammock Hike. The Hammock Hike consists of an entirely outdoor excursion into the coastal hammock habitat near the sea turtle research and rehabilitation center.

The program will cover and discuss the importance of these coastal ecosystems, explain and identify plants and animals, and the hike will end with an incredible view of the Atlantic Ocean. The hike is led by on of the Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s experienced biologists.

All ages are welcomed to attend the Hammock Hike. The event is an outdoor walking excursion and lasts approximately 45 minutes.

Hammock Hike Details:

When: Sunday mornings at 10 am

Location: Loggerhead…

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Finance titan Goldman Sachs is on the move and Palm Beach County could very well be its final destination. It has been widely reported that Goldman Sachs will be moving an $8 billion dollar division of its company to the sunshine state.

The report comes after many major companies have fled the high taxes and clustered New York City work places, many of which have since set up in South Florida. Billionaire Paul Singer recently set up his $41 billion dollar hedge fund in West Palm Beach and fellow billionaire investor Carl Icahn recently made his move to Miami.

Florida offers plenty of obvious advantages for business looking for an escape from the Northeast, especially this time of year. The sunshine, sandy beaches and incomparable tropical lifestyle…

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Downtown Palm Beach Gardens is hosting a Holiday Tree Celebration throughout the month of December. The outdoor shopping and lifestyle center invites you to come see the holiday trees and decorations in partnership with local charities scattered throughout the center.

Participating shops and restaurants located throughout Downtown Palm Beach Gardens have paired off against each other and local organizations and non-profits to compete for the best holiday tree. The trees are decorated in each participating shop and the public is welcomed to come and vote for your favorite tree in support of local non-profits. The winning non-profit’s tree will receive a $1,000 dollar donation from Downtown Palm Beach Gardens.

The holiday tree decorating winner will…

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Every Thursday morning throughout the month of December, The Loggerhead Marinelife Center hosts a weekly ArtSea Kids Paint Class. The program is hosted outdoors at the sea turtle research and rehabilitation center.

Sign the kids up for this Thursday, December 10th class. Participants will be able to participate in a story time with an ocean conservation theme and will be able to paint their own ceramic ocean friend that they will be able to take home with them at the end of the program.

The ArtSea Kids Painting Class is recommended for children ages three to eight and costs $10 dollars per painter. The program is hosted outdoors under a canopy, so come dressed for the weather.

ArtSea Kids Painting Class Details

When: Thursday, December 10th

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We must never forget Pearl Harbor. It was one of the most pivotal moments in our country’s history. Pearl Harbor was called Wai Momi (“Pearl Waters”) by the Hawaiians because of the pearl oysters that once grew there. The unprecedented attack on that day, December 7, 1941, temporarily crippled the U.S. Fleet and resulted in the United States’ entry into World War II.

Pearl Harbor is a U.S. naval base near Honolulu, Hawaii, that was the scene of a devastating surprise attack by Japanese forces on December 7, 1941. Just before 8 a.m. on that Sunday morning, hundreds of Japanese fighter planes descended on the base, where they managed to destroy or damage nearly 20 American naval vessels, including eight battleships, and over 300 airplanes. More than…

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Jupiter Christian School in Jupiter recognizes that each student learns differently. To offer an umbrella of programs within the Exceptional Student Education (ESE) program such as: Trek, SOAR, Quest and Upper School Academic Support fundraisers have become essential.  Most recently, Jupiter Christian School partnered up several local philanthropic businesses, including Waterfront Properties and Club Communities, and hosted the annual 6th Annual Family Extravaganza, ESE Christmas Classic Clay Shoot. These programs support and enrich students across the learning spectrum.

Fun was had by all in attendance! Quail Creek Plantation is a unique place beyond the concrete and the masses here in Southeast Florida.  It is a place where nature still exists…

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This weekend, Harbourside Place is hosting a Holiday Movie Thon under the stars at the Waterfront Amphitheater.  Bring a blanket or a chair and head to Harbourside Place starting Thursday for a free holiday movie.

Holiday Movie Thon Details: Movies begin at 6:30 pm

Thursday, December 10th: The Polar Express

On Christmas Eve a young boy embarks on a magical journey to the North Pole on the Polar Express train. Along the way the young boy learns about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.

Friday, December 11th: How The Grinch Stole Christmas

The Grinch, who lives on the outskirts of Whoville, plans to seek revenge and ruin Christmas for all the citizens of the town.

Saturday, December 12th: Elf

After Buddy discovers he is a…

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Every month, Downtown Abacoa hosts their Food Truck Invasion along Town Center Drive in Jupiter. Come out and taste some of the best food from some of the best Food Trucks in South Florida.

The event happens on the second Friday of every month and rows of food trucks line the streets selling their most popular dishes.  The food trucks offer everything from pastries, Mexican food, seafood, burgers, pizza, ice cream, specialty dishes, and much more.

The Food Truck Invasion is free to attend with food and beverage purchases and there will be a DJ performing at the Abacoa Amphitheater. Bring your own chairs, blankets and even tables to sit out and enjoy the music and food.

Food Truck Invasion Details:

When: Friday, December 11th

Time: 5:30 pm…

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This weekend, Harbourside Place in Jupiter is hosting a calendar list of events for everyone in the family to enjoy.

Saturday Events at Harbourside Place

Pontiki Family and Friends Cruise: Gather all your friends and family and board the Pontiki boat docked at Harbourside for morning cruise along the intracoastal. The boat leaves every Saturday at 10am and returns at 12:30 pm. Reservations are recommended, and all are welcomed.

Kids Outdoor Yoga Class: The outdoor yoga class is final class as part of an eight-week class for kids hosted by Baseball Yogis. The class takes place along the water at the Waterfront Amphitheater on Saturday morning at 10:15 am. The class is recommended for children ages 4 to 11.

Holiday Boat Parade: This Saturday…

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The city of West Palm Beach is hosting their 10th Annual Downtown Art Festival this Saturday and Sunday. The Art Festival will be a socially distanced outdoor art show.

Rows of tents arranged gallery style will line the streets and be filled with life size sculptures, paintings, one of a kind jewelry, photography, ceramics, and much more. The art festival will feature works of art and paintings from local and national artists who will be onsite to discuss their inspirations and process for each work of art.

The Downtown West Palm Beach Art Festival is a family friendly event and pets are welcomed on leashes. The festival is free to attend with vendors purchases. Special health and safety measures are in place for this weekend’s festival that…

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