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The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens consist of the former residence of sculptor Ann Weaver Norton (1905 -1982), the widow of Ralph Hubbard Norton. The residence is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.  The two-acre property features a collection of 250 species of tropical palms adjacent to the Intracoastal Waterway and next to downtown West Palm Beach.

The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, Inc. is an IRS-recognized 501(c)(3) operating foundation established in 1977 by the prominent sculptor Ann Weaver Norton. The organization is devoted to exhibiting works of other artists, preserving the founder’s studio, historic home and displaying her monumental sculptures in a secluded urban preserve where a notable collection of rare palms is

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After nearly a year of quarantine, Southeast Florida residents and all Americans have recognized that our outdoor spaces have become sanctuaries of solace and sanity. Naturally, we want to enhance these sanctuaries, landscape design is in the forefront of trends people are looking into.  The idea that horticulture is therapy, has become a daily reality not just for spa experiences.

Reimagine your outdoor space and create your own unique sanctuary with these trending features. See more from the American Society of Landscape Architects here.

  1. Emphasis on outdoor space
  2. Vegetable gardening
  3. Pizza ovens
  4. Subtle lighting
  5. Rediscovering flower gardens
  6. Outdoor kitchens
  7. Private small garden with shower
  8. Pools and spa features
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West Palm Beach’s Kravis Center is offering an outdoor, interactive performance. Live theatre is back at the Kravis Center with a unique outdoor socially distanced show.  Do you like true art heists? Kravis Center has theater performances back for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic, and they are doing it with a half-a-billion-dollar art heist show and if you solve the heist, you could get $10,000,000.

"There is a pent-up demand in the public to back come together and enjoy each other and enjoy experiences and we are going to provide a very unique one at the Kravis Center," said Terrance Dwyer, CEO of the Kravis Center. "It's not typical at all. It is an interactive theater experience. It is about the $500,000,000 art heist from the

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Here are the spots in Palm Beach County to have an unforgettable meal with a view or a photo-worthy night out. From the original and the brand new, no matter which you choose, the drinks, views, and food will not disappoint.

Here is just some of the best Rooftop Hangouts and Restaurants in Palm Beach County. 

Banko Cantina

The Tex-Mex restaurant and tequila bar features Northern-style Mexican cooking while reflecting the region’s desert climate and ranching culture. Banko Cantina is located within a 1921 Landmark building in downtown West Palm Beach with a spacious rooftop with incredible city views and an impressive menu.

RH Rooftop Restaurant

The rooftop restaurant is tucked away on the fourth floor of the Restoration Hardware store and

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The official start of Spring is this Saturday, March 21st.  The Spring Equinox occurs this Saturday and the event marks the astronomical first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere. The weather is expected to be in the upper 70’s in northern Palm Beach County this weekend. A Perfect weekend to enjoy the outdoors and celebrate the new Spring season.

The March Equinox or the Spring Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere occurs when the sun crosses the equator line heading north. The event marks the start of the Spring season in the northern half of the globe. The Equinox is set to begin this Saturday, March 20th at 5:37 am, eastern time. The word equinox comes from a Latin word that happens when both day and night are nearly equal in length.

Here are

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If you are an art lover, you will rejoice. There is a new art festival coming to town, Affair of the Arts. It will take place in Boynton Beach on the north side of the Boynton Beach Mall, 801 North Congress Avenue.

The Affair of the Arts will take the place April 9 - 11, 2021 and will bring art lovers together for a socially distanced event. Attendees will enjoy the varied art and handcrafted items from many of the same vendors from the former Delray Affair. Shop all your favorite Delray Affair artisans at the Affair of the Arts offering everything from fine art to funky home décor. A beer and wine garden will also be on premises to maintain a festive atmosphere.

To encourage social distancing, the new set-up in Boynton will give guests a

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Nights on Clematis will soon be a bit brighter thanks to new programming at the newly renovated Centennial Fountain at the Nancy M. Graham Centennial Square,150 North Clematis Street. The West Palm Beach “Clematis by Light” display started with a “Love Our CommUNITY” show. The show will run Thursdays through Sundays plus President's Day until March 11, 2021.

The 6-minute show runs three times an hour from 6:00pm to 10:00pm. According to city officials the event will consist of a "waterworks spectacle", set to synchronized light and music shows. Interactive, multi-colored lights will also be included on nearby palm trees.  This state-of-the-art system can coordinate dynamic dancing water shows set to music and 109 LED lights, producing up to 16.7

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The 31st Annual Downtown Stuart Art Festival will not disappoint. Over the years, this Stuart festival has established itself as one of the leading art fairs in Martin County. The festival is set up on Osceola Street in Downtown Stuart and proceeds from the Art Festival benefit the Stuart Main Street program.

Downtown Stuart will be transformed into a spectacular art festival. The booths will be filled with every medium of fine art – photography, painting, sculpture, woodwork, glass and more. With over 70 gift shops, restaurants, and clothing stores, this quaint downtown area is frequented by residents and visitors alike who enjoy a small-town feeling with all the comforts of a city. The festival completes a day of shopping, eating, and growing in

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Jupiter is very easy to navigate on foot or by bike via The Riverwalk. Upon completion, the Jupiter Riverwalk trail will provide public access to 2.5 miles along the Intr acoastal Waterway and the Jupiter Inlet. The Riverwalk “transverses through many types of upland communities including environmentally sensitive lands, residential, marinas, commercial properties as well as waterfront parks.”  

To travel along the Riverwalk, begin at the southern end starts at Ocean Way, near the Atlantic Ocean. There are numerous things to do in Jupiter located along the Riverwalk walking/biking trail. You will journey past Jupiter Ridge, which is home to majestic manatees and unique ecosystems. Meander past Mangrove Bay which features distinctive trees and then

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Please join the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County and artNEST Delray for their Saturday Family Program.  The first Saturday in March will feature splash art with paint. Participants will use the outdoor splash wall for the unleashing of inner Picasso, creativity and fun. Register early for the enjoyable family experience scheduled for Saturday, March 6,2021.  Palm Beach County residents please note space is limited and may fill quickly, so register early. 

This event is for all ages to enjoy, and will be held in the Council’s Project Space, directly behind the main building on “L” Street in Lake Worth. The Council recommends bringing a yoga type mat or blanket for your family to sit on.  This is an interactive morning of art, painting,

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