July 2022

There are 63 blog entries for July 2022.

Who wants to pet a real dinosaur? Kids who love "Jurassic Park" will have a unique chance to play paleontologist at The Palm Beach Museum of Natural History's Jurassic Camp. The Palm Beach Museum of Natural History's Jurassic Camp is in The Mall at Wellington Green, 10300 W. Forest Hill Blvd., Suite 172, Wellington. The museum's popular summer youth camp and is open now through August 5 and walk-ins are accepted.

Now through August 5, 2022, kids of all ages (5+) are invited to become junior paleontologists, geologists, and archaeologists at Jurassic Camp at The Palm Beach Museum of Natural History. Tucked inside The Mall at Wellington Green, kids enjoy hands-on, STEAM-based multidisciplinary learning, games, and activities, from identifying Ice Age

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According to the  Florida Department of Transportation Jupiter's U.S. 1 bridge will be closed starting in the spring of 2023 with plans for a $133 million bridge project. It will result in a completely new bridge by 2026. Florida Department of Transportation offers a first look here.  Jupiter drivers should remain vigilant with all the lanes changes.  Drive carefully and do not get distracted.

Be prepared for lane closures scheduled to last until early August will change the traffic flow on U.S. 1 as crews work on the foundations of the new bridge and reconstructing nearby intersections. 

Until early August, the outside southbound lane on Alternate State Road A1A north of East Riverside Drive will be continuously closed.

Also affected by the

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The Palm Beach County area is renowned for the sport of golf. Perhaps you are not the golfer you would like to be or are just picking up a club for the first time, there is help! With a professional golf coach you will find all the tools you need to help you improve your golf game. Instructors have years of experience, and they use the latest golf technology to help players of any age or skill level reach their goals.

This area is an exceptional destination for golf instruction. For golfers in Palm Beach Gardens, Jupiter and West Palm Beach schools like the Warren Bottke Golf, North Palm Beach Country Club Pro’s,  John Webster Golf Academy at The Breakers or Palm Beach Gardens Lessons at GOLFTEC will help unlock your championship potential. 

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Attention all “Deadheads”!  There is a free tribute concert to the Grateful Dead coming up on July 16, 2022.  The tribute show will be at the Abacoa Amphitheater in   Jupiter beginning from  7:30 pm – 10:00 pm.

This is South Florida's Premier Grateful Dead Tribute Band! The band, Crazy Fingers, is made up of five guys:  Rich, Josh, Pete, Bubba, and Johnny, keeping the Grateful Dead’s music alive. They play on a weekly all over Florida. The band has played over five thousand live shows, allowing them to sustain a devoted following and have garnered a nationwide reputation as one of the premier Grateful Dead tribute bands. 

This show is part of the Summer Concert Series at Abacoa. Guests are invited to bring chairs or blankets to sit on the lawn

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Join a celebratory Bastille Day celebration on Thursday, July 14, 2022. French restaurants from Palm Beach to Boca Raton offer unique feasts in observance of France’s “fête Nationale.” The most common misconceptions about French National Day are that it is a celebration of the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789, and commemorates the official beginning of the French Revolution.  

The day commemorates the 1789 storming of the Bastille prison in the early months of the French Revolution. Now, 233 years later, no need to travel to France to observe the day. Right here in Palm Beach County, you can find Bastille Day menus at the following restaurants.

Café Boulud is located at 301 Australian Avenue at The Brazilian Court

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Southeast Florida anglers catch more than 84 percent of the nation's supply of grouper, pompano, mullet, stone crab, pink shrimp, spiny lobsters, and Spanish mackerel. Seafood is sustainable when the population of that species of fish is managed correctly. There are wonderful and delectable seafood restaurants all across the Palm Beaches.

Listed below are three top favorites.

The "Seafood Bar" at The Breakers Palm Beach

Located within the iconic Breakers Palm Beach is the Seafood Bar, the seafood bar truly deserves its reputation as an unforgettable dining experience. Featuring a beautiful aquarium bar, nautical yacht theme and a to-die-for view of the Atlantic, this is the place for freshly caught and freshly prepared seafood dishes. The

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Who does not love a good hot French fry? Hot, crispy, salty potatoes, dipped into ketchup or some tasty aioli - if you are feeling adventurous. Palm Beach County residents today is your holiday. July 13, 2022 is National French Fry Day and several fast-food chains such as McDonald’s, Wendy’s and Sonic have special offers to celebrate.

Here is a look at some of the offers. As always, check with your local store to see if it is participating.

Checkers/Rally’s

Hardee’s

McDonald’s

Sonic

Wendy’s

To celebrate the perfect pair of fries and Heinz Catsup, Heinz is partnering up with DoorDash for National French Fry Day. They are offering $5.70 off any order with fries from participating restaurants. Order this Wednesday, July 13, 2022, on

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Panther Ridge Conservation Center is a big cat conservation facility in Palm Beach County. Panther Ridge is home to over twenty cats of nine varied species, and their guided tour allows you to get up close and personal with their diverse resident panthers. Prepare to learn about their caracals, cheetahs, clouded leopards, cougars, jaguars, leopards, ocelots, and servals! By the end of the tour, you not only expand your knowledge of their various species and the conservation efforts that are trying to save them, but you also leave with memorable life stories of your newfound feline friends.

The expert guides at Panther Ridge personally navigate you through each exhibit, making sure your experience is a memorable one. You will obtain knowledge about

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A sweet tea sangria combines two of the Palm Beach County favorite things, sweet tea, and wine. A traditional Spanish libation, sangria is a wine-based “punch.”  It includes seasonal fruit, a sweetener, brandy, and sometimes a splash of soda water, Sprite, juice, or tea.

Wine takes the center stage in this pitcher cocktail, so choose a wine that is fruity but dry, has good acidity, and is lower in tannins, then just add some sweet tea in place of soda water and pour over ice.

All you will need to make it is sweet tea, white wine, raspberries, peaches, and mint for a garnish. This sweet tea sangria recipe will quickly become of your favorites. Whenever you have fresh summer fruit lying around, whip up a quick batch of sweet tea and mix it with a

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Experience Palm Beach County’s living history at Yesteryear Village in West Palm Beach. This is a 10-acre park at the South Florida Fairgrounds. The living history exhibit is open Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. It is an interactive, educational, fun experience for all.

Interpreters share stories about what life was like in South Florida before 1940. The site includes a school, a blacksmith shop, a farm, several houses, and a general store. Discover merchandise that highlights the people and ideas of early Florida. Shoppers of all ages will be delighted by our unique items at the General Store.

Yesteryear Village hosts summer programs and accommodates field trips and large groups. Visitors are invited to step back

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