April 2022

There are 84 blog entries for April 2022.

Families are always looking for family activities that do not break the bank, yet are entertaining. If you have flying fanatics in your crew then this museum is worth the hour drive south of Palm Brach County to Miami. Let your spirits soar at the Wings Over Miami Air Museum! Tours of the museum’s growing collection, include vintage planes, military trainers, and jet aircraft from the Cold War era. There are flyable aircraft as well as static displays.

The Wings Over Miami Air Museum is located at Miami Executive Airport. The air museum is open to the public. The painting above is of a Navy F-14 Tomcat, the airplane made famous in TOPGUN. The Museum has a Tomcat on display! The name of the image is Last Demo Baby! It was commissioned by the

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The beautiful, clean beaches in Jupiter are a sense of pride for residents. As an ambassador at the beach, share information with dog owners about  Friends of Jupiter Beach. Since 1994 the mission has been to keep Jupiter beach clean and dog friendly. Friends of Jupiter Beach provide beach visitors and their pets with dog bags which help ensure dog beach etiquette and a clean beach for all to enjoy.

The Friends of Jupiter Beach offer monthly beach cleanups, dog beach etiquette reminders, and collect debris on the beach. As an ambassador of the beach, you set schedules, no set times…you share the information when YOU want to go to the beach!

To get started please contact Mary Aguiar at 561-748-8140. Upon volunteering to be an ambassador and a $20

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The Hobe Sound Polo Club is closing out polo season with the Hobe Sound Cup. The Hobe Sound Cup is winding up this weekend ending April 24, 2022. Located at Hobe Sound Polo Club, 2645 S.E. Bridge Road, Hobe Sound. It is just 30 minutes from Palm Beach International Airport and 2 minutes from I-95. 

Hobe Sound Polo Club is an oasis for all polo lovers looking for an elegant, yet fun, family atmosphere. It is more than just polo tournaments to barbecues; it is about family! Members like to think that the polo family brings people together, regardless of background, with a love of horses, competition, and family.

At Hobe Sound Polo Club, they play Ladies and Gentlemen's polo, showing sportsmanship and a love for the game. This type of competitive

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Time to tee up for an extraordinary day with the YMCA of the Palm Beaches at the 8th Annual Golf Classic. On Friday, April 29, 2022, between 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Amateur and advanced golfers will have a unique opportunity to putt on the legendary greens of the Champion Course at PGA National. PGA National is located at 400 Avenue of the Champions, Palm Beach Gardens.

The Champion Course at PGA National is home of The Honda Classic and The Bear Trap. The Champion is a bucket list favorite for any avid golfer. Guests will enjoy a bountiful breakfast, 8:30 a.m. shotgun start, followed by an après golf lunch, raffle, silent auction, and awards ceremony. 

Since 1917, the YMCA of the Palm Beaches has served Palm Beach County, working side-by-side

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La Masseria is a one-of-a-kind dining experience with locations in the heart of Manhattan and East Greenwich, Rhode Island, and Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The South Florida location is at 5520 PGA Boulevard, Suite 104, Palm Beach Gardens. The inspiration for La Masseria comes from ancient farmhouses of Southern Italy. The cornerstone of the restaurant is capturing Puglia’s cuisine and bringing it to South Florida and thus capturing the region's simple, classic dishes while utilizing the freshest natural ingredients harvested from land and sea.

In the Puglia Region of Italy, the “Masseria” is the heart of any large working farm. It is the building where produce is preserved and where everything is housed. Inspiration for the restaurant comes from

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Every Sunday throughout the year, Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter hosts their weekly GreenMarkets. The markets are filled with fresh produce, live music, shopping homemade goods from local vendors, a selection of spices and teas, flowers, cheeses, and much more. 

GreenMarkets Happening This Upcoming Weekend:

Waterfront Market at Harbourside Place: Jupiter

Every Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm the streets transform into a Waterfront Market filled with local artisan and homemade goods. On Sunday mornings before the market, head to Harbourside Place and enjoy a waterfront morning Yoga class at the Amphitheater at 9:30 am. All are welcomed to attend. 

Jupiter GreenMarket at El Sol: Jupiter

Jupiter’s neighborhood research center holds at weekly

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If you are a vegan or curious about adopting a vegan lifestyle do not miss this event. Palm Beach County residents will have to drive to Broward County to enjoy this BBQ. This Vegan BBQ Party is worth the drive! The party lays claim to being the "Plant-Based Party of the Year".
The vegan block party is the ultimate vegan food, drink, and lifestyle festival. This BBQ is for everyone, vegans, and non-vegans alike. Bring the whole family to eat, sip, and celebrate the power of plants!
 
Thousands of people attend the festival day featuring:

- Local, regional, and nationwide vendors

- Fully vegan bar

- Merchandise and shopping

- Music and entertainment

- Family-friendly games + activities

- Vegan activism

- Art 

- More!

The

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National Banana Day takes place on the third Wednesday in April. This year that day falls on April 20, 2022. Did you know that bananas are one of the oldest cultivated fruits in the world? Bananas are popular globally. In Southeast Florida, bananas will produce year-round. Bananas are a rewarding and easy fruit to grow in the area. You may have a banana tree in your yard.

Bananas are valuable and versatile. The edible berry fruits grow in fingerlike clusters, hanging down from a banana tree. Coupled with the countless health benefits they possess; their sweetness makes them special. Bananas are reliable sources of vitamins, carbohydrates, amino acids, and fats.

Bananas can be eaten as a meal when peeled and can also be included in other forms of

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Friday, April 22 is Earth Day. This year's theme is "Invest in Our Planet." The City of Boca Raton is investing in the planet by establishing sustainability and resiliency throughout the City's operations. The Boca Raton City Council signed the Boca on to the Cities Race to Zero.

On March 21, 2022, Boca Raton City Council decided to commit the City of Boca Raton to the Cities Race to Zero Pledge.  It is a pledge signed by more than 1,000 cities worldwide to commit to limiting global warming to 1.5°C by reaching global net-zero carbon emissions before 2050. This commitment to the Sustainability Action Plan will continue the City's work to invest not only in the planet but in the future and wellbeing of Boca Raton.

On March 21, 2022, Boca Raton

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From plein air paintings, beaches, waterfront dining and hit musical productions Jupiter and Tequesta is an ideal area to settle in. This northern region of South Florida is where natural beauty meets up with an artist’s palette. It is culturally and environmentally rich and naturally beautiful.

There is no shortage of shopping in Jupiter. Downtown at the Gardens is only minutes away and features a selection of upscale shops, art galleries, restaurants, and theaters. If you enjoy the outdoors, you will never be bored. In addition to the gorgeous beaches, Jupiter boasts some of the best fishing in South Florida. Harbourside Place is a great open-air shopping and dining area along with stunning Intracoastal views.  Boating, hiking, kayaking, and

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