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Celebrate the holidays at Whitehall, Flagler Museum. Here's a chance to add another family-friendly activity to your holiday season.  Take a step back in time to holiday seasons in the 1900’s.  Whitehall is a 75-room Gilded Age mansion open to the public in Palm Beach. Located at 1 Whitehall Way, Palm Beach, construction was completed in 1902.  The building is a major example of neoclassical Beaux Arts architecture designed by Carrere and Hastings for Mr. Flagler.  

Flagler was a prominent leader of industrialism in the late 19th century. Whitehall was to be a winter residence, and Henry gave it to his bride, Mary Lily, as a wedding gift.  He was also the foremost developer of South Florida as a vacation destination. The Whitehall building is listed as

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The 25th Annual Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade is being held this Saturday! A fleet of decorated boats will travel along the Intracoastal Waterway from the North Palm Beach Marina to Jupiter. This is a great event for families looking to get festive and enjoy the cool weather while watching some beautiful, decorated boats float by as fireworks fly overhead.

Event Charity

In addition to a festive kick-off to the holiday season, the Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade is also a water-based toy drive. For 20 years, the parade has proudly partnered with the U.S. Marine Reserves Toys for Tots organization, collecting hundreds of thousands of unwrapped gifts for local kids in need. A "toy fleet" of boats with amber beacons and/or Toys for Tots signs will

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Like all modern holidays, Thanksgiving has changed and developed into the uniquely American tradition that we all love and enjoy so much today. There is a lot about Thanksgiving that you probably don’t know. Here are a few interesting facts to either intrigue or annoy your relatives on Turkey Day.


The first Thanksgiving was held in the autumn of 1621 and included 50 Pilgrims and 90 Wampanoag Indians and lasted three days. Also, did you know that turkey wasn't even served at the first Thanksgiving — and that the Pilgrims didn’t use forks because they weren’t invented yet? Impress your kids (and the in-laws!) with these crazy, yet true, fun facts about Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving Leftovers Led to The Creation of TV Diners


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Gather your friends, neighbors and family and head to Palm Beach Island to help start the holiday festivities.

The Flagler Museum: Sunday, December 1st
During the holiday season, The Flagler Museum decorates its first floor with holiday decorations through Christmas Day every year. The main focus is the giant 16-foot-tall Christmas Tree in the Grand Hall, decked out in colored lights and traditional Gilded Age-style ornaments. On Sunday, December 1st, the museum is starting its Christmas season and traditions. The events will begin at 2 pm with a special Christmas Lecture that will focus on holiday cookie baking followed by a Meet and Greet with Santa Claus, musical performances, Holiday Caroling in the Courtyard and a Tree Lighting just before 5 pm. The

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December is coming and that means cool weather and lots to do. Here are a few fun things for you and your family.


CityPlace is West Palm Beach's premier shopping, dining and entertainment destination. Just a free trolley ride or walk from Clematis Street, you can shop in a place where old-world architecture, beautiful fountains, and sidewalk cafes create a striking atmosphere reminiscent of a European town center.

Clematis Street

Clematis Street is the historical heart of Downtown West Palm Beach. Starting at Flagler Drive on the Intracoastal Waterway, walk west to experience the indigenous flavor of the area's colorful boutiques, nightclubs, live music, restaurants, and historical landmarks. Thursday nights come alive from 6 to

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This Saturday Elizabeth Ave Station in West Palm Beach is hosting their annual “Fall Harvest” night. It’s a great way to welcome Thanksgiving and get in a festive mood.

Included with your $10 entrance fee is unlimited beer and wine (while supplies last). Kids 12 and under are free.

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When: Saturday at 7 PM – 11 PM

Where: Elizabeth Ave Station - 1500-C Elizabeth Avenue, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401

Cost: $10

About Elizabeth Ave. Station

Elizabeth Ave. Station, known simply as 'The Station', is a curated retail market & unique event venue located in West Palm Beach, in the Warehouse District.

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The Annual Holiday Tree Lighting is happening this Saturday in Harbourside Place. This is a great event to bring the whole family and to kick off the holiday festivities.

There will be performances by local school and community groups. Enjoy holiday games, family-fun activities, Santa's arrival and much more!

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When: Saturday at 6 PM – 10 PM

Where: Harbourside Place - 200 N US Highway 1, Jupiter, Florida 33477

About Harbourside Place

Harbourside Place is the premier downtown destination for shopping, dining, luxury hotel accommodations, entertainment and boating.

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Cooler weather is on the way in South Florida and that means all kinds of fun activities coming up this November. Here are 3 fun things you and your family will enjoy doing this November in the Palm Beaches.

Tree Lighting

Starting at the end of the month on November 30 you can visit Mr. and Mrs. Claus and join them at Downtown at the Gardens' winter wonderland for its annual tree lighting. Celebrate the holidays with crafts; snacks; letters to Santa; a light show featuring thousands of lights synchronized to classic holiday songs; and more at this free, family-friendly event.

Meet Nadine Asin

Head to the Palm Beach Symphony on November 7 to get to know Nadine Asin, the principal flutist of the Palm Beach Symphony as part of its “Meet the

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Peanut Island is an 80-acre tropical island is located directly inside Palm Beach Inlet. If you’re looking for some fun in the sun this Fourth of July, here are a few ways you can set a foot on this social little island.

If you have a boat, you have a few options. The boat docks on east and west sides of the island have free daily slips you can tie up to on a first-come first-serve basis. The other option is to follow the channel markers to the west side of the island and pull up on the beach. The beach around the island is the best choice for families as you’re further from boat traffic and there are restrooms and medics on the island. Dogs must be on a leash.

If you’re more into socializing, the sandbar on the north side of the island is where

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This 4th of July (Thursday) Harbourside Place is hosting a festive, family-friendly event featuring a Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band, fun kids’ activities, vendors, and of course—fireworks! It’s the perfect local event for those looking to have some fun with their family while relaxing on the water, listening to music, or getting something to eat at one of Harbourside’s many restaurants.

When: July 4 from 4:30 pm to 10:00 pm

Where: Harbourside Place - 200 N US Highway One, Jupiter, FL 33477

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Harbourside Place

Harbourside Place in Jupiter is the premier downtown destination for shopping, dining, luxury hotel accommodations, entertainment and boating. Nestled along Jupiter’s Intracoastal Waterway, Harbourside

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