April 2022

There are 84 blog entries for April 2022.

The popular annual music festival is returning to the waterfront in West Palm Beach this upcoming weekend. The music festival SunFest features top artists from all over the world coming to perform some of their greatest hits. 

The four-day festival is coming to West Palm Beach Thursday, April 28th through Sunday, May 1st.  SunFest was first started in West Palm Beach in 1982 and has been a popular annual event ever since.  SunFest is Florida’s largest waterfront music and art festival. SunFest mixes different musical genres together for everyone to enjoy a weekend of fun. 

The lineup this year will include big named artists such as Adam Lambert, AJR, Boyz II Men, Counting Crows, Goo Goo Dolls, Lil Wayne, Melissa Etheridge, Nelly, Sam Hunt, and

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Northern Palm Beach County is a popular place for the Sea Turtle Nesting Season. Along the shore in Jupiter and Juno Beach, hundreds of sea turtles lay their eggs in the sand. The Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach monitors the beach beginning May 1st through October 31st to provide care for the sick and injured sea turtles before releasing them back into the ocean. 

The thousands of sea turtle nests that will be found along the beach usually contain about 100 eggs in each, requiring 45 to 60 days before they start to hatch. The reason why Northern Palm Beach County is such a popular sea turtle nesting spot is due to the gulf stream current that bends toward Florida, and the close proximity to the Sargasso Sea, a small region in the

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Nothing is more energizing than the sensational sounds of samba, plus delicious Brazilian foods, live entertainment, and other activities.  The Rio Brazilian Carnival is a free, family-friendly Brazilian-themed event in downtown Hollywood. The Brazilian Carnaval is set for Saturday, April 30, 2022, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m., at ArtsPark at Young Circle, 1 Young Circle in Hollywood, Florida.  Hollywood is located 50 miles south of West Palm Beach in Broward County. Drive or take Tri-Rail or High-Speed Train.

The night will end in grand fashion with the thunderous drums and sensational dancers of Bateria Unidos de Miami, a real samba school that will transport the audience to the streets of Rio de Janeiro. Arrive at 7:00 p.m. for

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The Town of Jupiter is one of the few remaining locations in the state of Florida to have dog-friendly beaches. The town adopted the policy in 1989 and since then, the area has grown to over 2.5 mile stretch along the beach. 

The Jupiter Dog Beach stretches from beach marker #25 at Marcinski road, going north to beach marker #59 at the south end of Carlin Park. In this designated area, dogs are allowed to roam freely but must be supervised. 

The Town of Jupiter has set in place a number of rules that should be followed when bringing your dog to the beach. Being able to bring your dog to the beach is considered a privilege that only a few towns in Florida allow. Free waste bags have been provided by the Friends of Jupiter at every cross station

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Do not get it twisted, the best way to celebrate National Pretzel Day is to enjoy salty savings at Auntie Anne’s in West Palm Beach. In honor of the holiday, Auntie Anne’s will be giving out a free pretzel! No need to spend any dough on a pretzel on Tuesday, April 26, 2022. You can get a free Original or Cinnamon Sugar pretzel all day on April 26, 2022. 

This food holiday dates to 1983, when Congressman Robert S. Walker of Pennsylvania declared that his favorite food, the iconic pretzel, needed its own holiday. A good call if you love carbs and salt. When National Pretzel Day rolls around, you can find deals from pretzel chains. American consumers munch on approximately 1.5 pounds of pretzels each annually.

The origins of the name “pretzel” are

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The Sea Turtle Research, Rehabilitation and Hospital hosts a variety of calendar events every day. The most recent and popular event, the Rescue to Release VR Theater Show happens every day at the Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach. 

The Rescue to Release VR Theater Show is a virtual realty experience that allows guest to follow a sea turtle’s journey from Rescue to Release back into the ocean. The narrated event uses virtual reality headsets that takes viewers into real action views and scenes of a sea turtle being recused, through the hospital, and being released back into the ocean. 

The cost is $5 dollars per person and the virtual reality experience is recommended for those eight years old and up. 

Rescue to Release VR Theater

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Delray Beach is offering free live, outdoor music shows. Delight in the sounds of talented musicians at these free outdoor events in Delray Beach. The performances are scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. and end at 10:00 p.m. They are set for specified engagements at the Old School Square Pavilion located at 51 North Swinton Avenue in Delray Beach.

Old School Square’s promise to bring artists and audiences together is reflected in ways, including accessibility for those who may need mobility or auditory assistance. Be sure to bring your own chairs and get ready to enjoy the fresh air and live music. Mark your calendars for the Delray Beach Old School Square 2022 lineup.

The Old School Square lineup includes: 

May 14, 2022 - Groove 2.0, funk

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Jupiter residents have cherished childhood memories of splashing around the shallow lagoon of DuBois Park and investigating the DuBois Pioneer Home. The grounds and estuary are a joy to explore. DuBois Park has a rich history. Within the park is a house made of Florida pine that was once home to early Florida pioneers, Harry, and Susan DuBois.

Built in 1898, the DuBois Pioneer Home is one of the last remaining historic homesteads of its type in unincorporated northern Palm Beach County. Located along the Jupiter Inlet in Palm Beach County’s DuBois Park, “the house on the hill” is a historic example of a self-sufficient South Florida Pioneer homestead.

The house is built atop of a Native American shell rock midden. The DuBois home, constructed in

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If you enjoy outdoor water activities check out, Get Wet Water Sports. Get Wet is the premier outdoor watersports activity destination in the Palm Beach area. They have activities for everyone. Book your parasailing, sunset cruise, boat rentals, snorkeling charter, wakeboarding, paddleboard tour, jet ski rental, kayak tour, and bike rental during your stay.

In the Palm Beach area, Peanut Island is just one spectacular place to investigate. It is a treasure trove of outdoor watersports. Get Wet Water Sports offers water activities tours for guests of all ages.

PALM BEACH ISLAND DAY TOUR

Soak in the amazing Palm Beach Island views, while you learn about the history of the island and see the beautiful homes of the rich and famous.

PEANUT

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The annual Boca Bacchanal is back again for another year of fabulous food and wonderful wine, presented by some of the most acclaimed chefs throughout Boca Raton. The event includes a sneak peek into Boca’s finest private homes and venues, plus an opportunity to bid on more than 100 silent auction items, all for a good cause. 

The annual event benefits the Boca Raton Historical Society and will be back next month for two days to celebrate a one-of-a-kind weekend. The weekend will include dinners featuring renowned South Florida chefs and international vintners. Whether you just want to go to a remarkable dinner or taste all the wines at the Grand Tasting, this event has something for everyone. 

Boca Bacchanal starts Friday, May 6th with Vintner

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