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Looking for outstanding specials and varied money-saving packages? You need look no further than right here. Amenities of excellent accommodations, award-winning restaurants and spas assure you of an unforgettable stay - where genuine hospitality is a way of life.
America's First Resort Destination® has welcomed travelers for more than 100 years with sun, fun and legendary resorts. Now it's your turn. From oceanfront luxury to trusted brands to intimate B&B's, choose the hotel package that makes you happy, and takes you from snowstorms to sea breezes.
We have more ways for you save with Palm Beach Fall this year. Do more and save more during this season with this one stop for Free Nights, Resort Credit Offers, Florida Resident Rates, and so much more. From Jupiter in the North to Boca Raton in the South, we have gathered these freebies and savings from luxury oceanfront resorts to trusted brand favorites.
Sometimes the best adventures are just a short drive away. We invite fellow Sunshine State residents to visit The Palm Beaches for exclusive hotel packages and special rates. Save money and enjoy more family time, more beach time and more fun time. Just make sure to bring your Florida ID and sandals.
We have not one, not two but FOUR customizable Discover Pass options. The first, will take you to must-see attractions without paying full price; the second, with the Discover Golf Pass you will receive exclusive golf course savings, the Discover Brew Pass is how you can take a pause and enjoy some of our brewmasters in action, and the Watersports Pass has you exploring our exciting water adventures..
The Palm Beaches invite you to experience some of the world's most lavish spas and restorative wellness offers during the entire month of October. Indulge in exceptional value and savings with up to $300 on a single treatment. Drop the arrow down to find your perfect pampering throughout America's First Resort Destination®.
The American German Club of the Palm Beaches proudly hosts its time-honored Oktoberfest on the second and third weekends of October. As a yearly celebration of beer and good times, this "Original Oktoberfest” is one of the largest in the country. With the same spirit of the Bavarian Oktoberfest, dine on authentic meals of bratwurst, schnitzel and all foods German. The next Oktoberfest will take Friday through Sunday the weekends of October 7 - 9, 2016 and October 14 - 16, 2016.
Boynton Beach Haunted Pirate Fest and Mermaid Splash
October 21, 2016 - October 22, 2016
Avast, Me Hearties! Look smartly, now . . . Boynton Beach will once again play host to swarthy pirates and mermaid beauties. For two days, swabbies young and old are invited to raise the Jolly Roger and have fun with all things pirate. From pirate reenactments and gypsies to street performers and even ol’ Captain Jack himself, all attending are assured an unforgettable and memorable great time at this free event. Savvy?
Watch art come alive in real time in an exhibition without boundaries. Imagine a museum without walls: a true outdoor experience. Many of the best street artists on the planet are transforming Downtown West Palm Beach by creating fantastic, giant murals on select buildings - within walking distance of each other and free for all to see.
Celebrating nature. This free, family-fun event located on the West Palm Beach Waterfront, and guaranteed to be a treat for all. Listen to live music, enjoy the wildlife presentations, explore the exhibitions, and discover the many children’s activities, lagoon tours, water sports and more. And happening right next door is the West Palm Beach GreenMarket, featuring delicious foods, locally-grown seasonal fruits and veggies, along with unique vendors. What a delightful way to spend a Saturday!
Look up in the sky, not for Santa, but for fireworks, because that’s the parade on its way. See boats decorated with dancing lights, holiday decorations and more than a surprise or two. The Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade normally begins near North Palm Beach Marina and moves north to iconic Jupiter Lighthouse through the Intracoastal Waterway. More fireworks and fun activities at Riverwalk Events Plaza and Harbourside Place in Jupiter close the parade.
From specialty Chef Talk discussions to watching a free volleyball game where the losers "do the dishes" and from 5-course dinners with premium wine pairings to an evening of cocktails and karaoke gone wild, this gastronomic experience ushers an unprecedented collection of talent for this four-day foodie festival. Residents and visitors alike savored it as master chefs mixed premium wines, world-class golf and genuine philanthropy in an unmatched resort destination under the Florida sun.
Find a spot at Boynton Harbor Marina, try two waterfront, old-style Florida restaurants - Two Georges and the Banana Boat. Trust us they are ideally suited to get you in the spirit. In Delray Beach, prime viewing is from Atlantic Avenue in downtown. Wow . . . what a place to see the Holiday Boat Parade! Feel free to let loose with bistros, bars, nightclubs and boutique stores, all along charming brick-paved sidewalks and gorgeous tree-lined streets.
Big time college football comes to The Palm Beaches in Boca Raton, Florida as Temple University and the University of Toledo face off in the 2015 Marmot Boca Raton Bowl on the campus of Florida Atlantic University. With an unprecedented ocean backdrop, this postseason college football game will matchup the Mid-American Conference (MAC) and American Athletic Conference (AAC) and be televised on ESPN at 7 p.m. ET from FAU Stadium.
The Winter Equestrian Festival events bring together the partnership of horse and rider during the thrills and grace of show jumping and the elegance of dressage. Enjoy the best and most experienced individuals in the largest and longest running horse show in the world. In dressage, horse and rider become one in a ballet of balance and beauty where horse and rider dance to a melody heard only to them, while flying over fence and stile, show jumping is exciting as well as entertaining.
Create lasting memories during the 17 days of the South Florida Fair. Acres of exhibits, rides and midway beckon young and old in an explosion of sight, taste, smells, sounds and excitement. Stroll through halls and stalls and wonder at handmade crafts and prize-winning livestock, or discover the grand history of the Lake Region’s agriculture.
Contemporary and culturally diverse, ArtPalmBeach is perfect for the art show enthusiast. This fair combines painting, photography, sculpture, ceramic and more to showcase one-of-a-kind works. Upscale restaurants, espresso bars and VIP make for a unique experience. Be a part of Art . . . ArtPalmBeach!
Pictures come alive during FOTOfusion! See photographic and digital art exhibitions, along with multimedia presentations. Held at the Palm Beach Photographic Centre, learn more about the craft with hands-on computer labs, seminars, and panel discussions. If you are a polished professional or an amateur looking to improve, have your portfolio reviewed, or spend time in the FOTOfusion Technology Lab this is the event to further your passions.
Held on the Old Course at Broken Sound in Boca Raton, the Allianz Championship players are legendary and their skills spectacular. Spectators who come to this tournament are certainly in for a treat, as the best Championship Tour Professionals shoot it out in stroke play. More than just a spectator event, Allianz also featured adult and junior Pro-Am tournaments, putting contests, clinics, and more. Skyboxes and preferred seating is available, and those fans under 17 and over 65, general admission is free.
The World Series of Poker (WSOP) will return to the action-packed Palm Beach Kennel Club for the 2016 season. And then it's time to ante up once again at Florida's only top Poker event! Hundreds of players will come from all over the United States vying for the chance to move on to the National Championship in New Orleans. And here's your chance to get a seat at these high-status tables.
The South Florida Garlic Fest is dedicated to exploring the culinary goodness and numerous health possibilities of all things garlic. With professional chefs creating countless unique dishes, top-notch live entertainment and great wines available . . . you are sure to have a “smell-good” time. Garlic Fest has been featured on Food Network and even has its own battling Garlic Chef Stadium, where distinguished chefs and culinary gurus create their best in “Garlic Goodness”. So eat, drink and bring a friend – because you’re can’t eat garlic alone – you’re going to want to share!
This festival and eco-adventure held at the Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge is dedicated to having fun while learning. The Everglades, an ecosystem like no other, is ready for you to explore. This free event will answer questions and possibly entice you to ask more about this gateway into "Glades" creatures, archeology, history and more.
Whether your passions run to sparkling diamonds, emeralds and pearls or a first edition of your favorite author; a 17th century rug or an art deco lounge chair, you are sure to find it here. Master craftsmen in the realms of fine jewels, art and antiques are all found under one roof. An educational lecture series open to the public will feature industry experts offering their extensive knowledge on a variety of captivating topics. Specialists such as curators, skinners and conservators will provide an abundance of information and entertainment throughout the weekend.
If you are into tennis court action, the Delray Beach Open is for you - because it's two tournaments in one locale. High-caliber professional tennis and more than a week's worth of parties and special events are all happening blocks away from the excitement of the Delray Beach Atlantic Avenue District. One volley event comes from past champs as top professionals such as International Tennis Hall of Famers, Davis Cup and Grand Slam winners compete in the round-robin ATP Champions Tour event. The second set faces current tennis professionals in the singles and doubles elimination play of the ATP Champions Tour event.
This three-day, family-friendly event over President's Day weekend is full of spectacular art in all media types and jam-packed with fantastic sights, sounds and fabulous fun. Live music in all genres will serenade your soul and incredible food will tempt your palate. Stroll through the many exhibits and vendors and enjoy!
Make way for the PGA Tour as it stops for its annual visit to one of professional golf's most notable places – PGA National Resort & Spa. A hole-in-one for players and fans alike, as the Champion Course becomes home and host to the prestigious Honda Classic
This unique street festival involves using the actual street. In the Lake Worth Street Painting Festival pavement becomes canvas and the street a temporary museum for fine works of art. For two days, as in centuries past, crowds will gather to watch each creation reveal itself. Lasting only until the next raindrop, these masterpieces are a true beauty to behold. Watch the art emerge on the streets of the Lake Worth Street Painting Festival.
Spring Training Baseball: Miami Marlins / St. Louis Cardinals
March 01, 2017 - March 30, 2017
Roger Dean Stadium welcomes one of the most historic franchises around – the St. Louis Cardinals and the local boys of summer – the Miami Marlins for Spring Training. So get ready to sing “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” during the seventh inning stretch and enjoy a spring day of fun in the sun.
The Festival of the Arts BOCA is an extraordinary, multi-day cultural arts event bringing excitement and new experiences that show why Boca Raton and all The Palm Beaches is no doubt, Florida’s Cultural Capital®. Audiences will delight in some of the world’s most sought after jazz, opera and classical performers, as well as recognized, award-winning authors and speakers.
Antique allure and so much more. The most fashionable street party in South Florida returns! The Row will come to life with music and special entertainment, food and beverages, an antique appraisal tent, shopping, and much more. The Antique Row District is one-of-a-kind as well. It’s several blocks of fine antique wares, small tucked away bistros, surrounded by various historic neighborhoods. So drive or walk around the side streets, you never know what gems you’ll find.
Everyone’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! You are invited to show off your green starting early, and continue on with fun-filled excitement along the Atlantic Avenue parade route. Uniformed honor guards / color guards, pipes and drum bands, from all over the world march in colorful array. After the parade, be sure not to miss the Pipes and Drums concert in the park – a true St Paddy’s Day treat. After the parade, the bagpipe bands will march onto the Great Lawn at Old School Square for a “Military Tattoo” - a mini concert where the bands will perform their own individual sets of music, and then all join together and play.
If you need a boat, want a boat, or just fantasize about boats – the Palm Beach International Boat Show is the place to be. An unprecedented amount of vessels are on display amid balmy breezes - be it Cigarette, Comanche or Super Cat; inflatable, cruiser or runabout; fishing, high performance or super yacht.
Sip, savor, and bid at Boca Bacchanal. Boca Raton Resort & Club and residents of Boca Raton cordially invite you to the blending of delicious food and wine. This one-of-a-kind weekend of delectable dinners featuring renowned South Florida chefs and vintage wines, is unique and presented in unparalleled atmospheres. Boca Bacchanal is all about a menu of special events so try one or go to all. Three days filled with gastronomical good food and wonderful wines. Superb foods paired with superb wine made for an unforgettable dining experience.
A Culinary Journey with a Pig and a Barrel. Everything is better with bacon! And when paired with an eclectic array of American bourbons, well . . . what’s not to like?
“Pig-out” on a wide ranging menu developed by chefs exploring the boundaries of bacon and pork related dishes from the inspired just like the comfort food Mom used to make, to the somewhat insane and unusual of bacon ice cream. Bring this together with the flavors of well-aged bourbon and you have a match made in heaven.
Loggerhead Marinelife Center will once again host TurtleFest at the center's ocean-side campus and surrounding Loggerhead Park this past April. The family-friendly event allowed visitors up-close encounters with threatened and endangered sea turtles, as well as fine art, shopping, children’s games and activities, educational presentations, a Global Village, food, and music by conservation-minded local musicians.
Hollywood comes to The Palm Beaches. For the last dozen years, the Palm Beach International Film Festival has showcased thousands of award-winning films, hosted filmmakers, actors, industry professionals and press from around the globe.
Set at the International Polo Club Palm Beach, North America's only high goal polo venue, the International Gay Polo Tournament continues to look for exciting new ways to advance your overall enjoyment. GPL represents a wide range of ages, backgrounds and skill levels. GPL trains and competes in mainstream matches and events while sharing enthusiasm for the sport, and to enjoy the excitement of competition and the camaraderie that comes with team sports.
Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction is a one-of-a-kind car event. As the only collector car auction on the East Coast, each year this auction event brings thousands of visitors to The Palm Beaches to view millions of dollars’ worth of classics. So if the car of your dreams is a beautiful Bel-Air, a classic Corvette, or even a ravishing Rio, you just might find it at the Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction.
The Delray Affair celebrates more than half a century as the streets open to pedestrians from West of Swinton Ave to the Intracoastal Waterway. In scenic downtown Delray Beach, 10 city blocks and side streets will be filled with entertainers, top-notched artists and exhibitors , all displaying something for everyone. And what's a street festival without street food? You can get your "fix" for all those festival goodies, including the famous conch fritters and enjoy the live music in Veteran's Park.
“Her Soil is Her Fortune!” This is how locals describe the historic city of Belle Glade, with its dark, rich and incredibly fertile ground. To celebrate the annual end of the harvest season, the entire Glades Region – Belle Glade, Pahokee and South Bay – come together with friends and family at the Black Gold Jubilee for fabulous food, good ole’ country music, parade and firework show.
If you have an idea for the next greatest novel, ever dreamt of being published, or maybe you are simply a bibliophile and just love everything and anything about books, then the Palm Beach Book Festival is your event. The Palm Beach Dramaworks and Norton Museum of Art will host this unique two-day event with panel discussions, lectures, and book signings involving New York Times best-selling authors, award-winning writers, household names and local authors.
Celebrate Season’s Sweetest - Sunshine yellow, hot and buttery. What’s not to like about freshly harvested sweet corn grown locally in the famous black soil of The Glades Region here in The Palm Beaches. Combine this delectable eat with the all-day events of a harvest celebration and you have a family-friendly treat like no other.
SunFest is the big time. There is no doubt summer kicks off right here. It may be hot outside, but inside the festival gates, the over the top musical lineup makes every one of the festival’s five days even hotter on three live stages. Listen to tunes, sip cold drinks, and scope out the vistas around downtown West Palm Beach’s waterfront and Lake Worth Lagoon.
If you're going to celebrate America's birthday, then make it big, bold and cut loose in style - with an entire July 4th Blow Out in West Palm Beach. The Waterfront comes alive with the unforgettable sights and sounds of street parties, live music, delicious foods, cold drinks and of course, a supersized skyrocket spectacular right over the water. Because nothing says America like fireworks and a good time.
Top 10 reasons to choose Discover the Palm Beaches and the surrounding areas for your next meeting
One of the best climates in the U.S.
Average year-round temperature is 78 degrees
Stress free international airport
Serving more than 7 million passengers annually by 15 of the largest airlines and offering more than 220 non-stop flights a day from all major U.S. and Canadian gateways
Diversity without density
With 38 diverse cities, 15 unique entertainment districts and 47 miles of pristine beaches, Palm Beach County offers endless and unique experiences for a multitude of group event needs
Culture and sophistication
Palm Beach County has over 40 museums and more than 200 cultural attractions
We're Florida's Golf Capital® with 170 golf courses, polo and equestrian fields of international acclaim, 1,100 tennis courts plus two Major League Baseball teams call The Palm Beaches home for Spring
We're Florida's Golf Capital® with 170 golf courses, polo and equestrian fields of international acclaim, 1,100 tennis courts plus two Major League Baseball teams call The Palm Beaches home for Spring Training
An abundance of shopping - whether in one of the many malls located throughout the county, world-famous Worth Avenue, the urban experience of CityPlace, or trendy shops along the main streets
Wine and dine
Palm Beach County offers over 2,000 restaurants from fine dining to trendy eateries
Variety of hotel offering
The county has 200 hotels offering more than 16,000 guest rooms from high-end, corporate national brands and independents to intimate beachfront escapes
In the center of it all
Our Convention Center offers 350,000 square feet of space adjacent to the Raymond F. Kravis Performing Arts Center and CityPlace - the popular open-air shopping, dining and entertainment complex
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US News and World Report just ranked West Palm Beach as the "11th Best Summer Vacation Destination in the World" and the Global Business Travel Association calls Palm Beach County "The 3rd Lowest Tou
US News and World Report just ranked West Palm Beach as the "11th Best Summer Vacation Destination in the World" and the Global Business Travel Association calls Palm Beach County "The 3rd Lowest Tourism Tax Destination in the U.S."