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Holiday parades in South Florida

For the winter holidays, South Florida lights up with oodles of dazzling parades. Holiday boat parades and street parades are a delightful seasonal tradition with family and friends. Some events feature toy drives, if you’d like to drop off  an unwrapped present.  Holiday parades for 2022 Please return to this feature as other parades in …

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FAU Tuba Christmas is a free holiday event

Festive holiday tunes played on tubas is featured in a free live performance.  The event organized by Florida Atlantic University is 5 p.m. December 4 at Mizner Park Amphitheater, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton 33432. Tuba players are welcome to participate. Registration is $10 and songbooks are $20. Information is online at FAU Tuba Christmas.  …

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Nova Singers to present holiday concerts: Discount available!

Save $5 on a performance featuring Nova Singers by purchasing tickets online before the show. And, if you’re a student with ID, you can see the performance for free. Nova Singers will celebrate the holidays with music in a concert series called, “Sounds of the Season.” The choral group will perform the Kevin Memley “Gloria,” …

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Farmers markets, vendor fairs: Food, vintage wares and handmade goods

Shop for fresh produce, prepared foods, vintage treasures, art, decor and other items from South Florida vendors, farmers and artisans. Farmers markets and vendor fairs in Broward, Miami-Dade and greater Palm Beach often include opportunities for extra fun and entertainment like yoga, live music, hayrides, pony rides, face painting or petting zoos. Usually entry is …

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Vegan & vegetarian events in South Florida

If you’re into plant-based fare, several vegetarian festivals and vegan fairs are in South Florida. Some events are free. Others require an entry fee. Once inside, vendors are selling burgers, wraps, sushi, desserts and other foods free of animal products. Events for 2022 are in Miami-Dade, Broward and greater Palm Beach. If you know of …

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Pondhawk Natural Area with StoryWalk is free nature oasis

Pondhawk Natural Area is among the delightful areas of wilderness within the urban and suburban fabric of South Florida. It’s open to the public for free. You can see birds, butterflies, wetlands and more at this natural oasis in Boca Raton. For insider info, Lee Lietzke of Palm Beach County  Department of Environmental Resources Management …

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Free Concerts at Mizner Amphitheater

The City of Boca Raton will host free concerts in Mizner Park Amphitheater on Fridays evenings throughout the summer. The schedule will include tribute bands, classical music and more. You can bring your own blankets and chairs, or rent chairs for $5.. Outside food, beverages and pets are not permitted, but food and beverages will be …

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Discounts at Cinemark in Boca Raton & Boynton Beach Tuesdays

If you’re a movie lover on a budget, mark your calendar for Tuesdays. Cinemark offers its weekly Discount Day every Tuesday at participating locations, including theaters in Boca Raton and Boynton Beach. Cinemark offers its Discount Tuesdays every week at participating locations. Ticket price varies by location. In addition, Cinemark Movie Rewards members receive additional …

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Daggerwing Nature Center offers fun for the whole family

Communing with nature has never been more fun and the Daggerwing Nature Center has so many opportunities for kids and their families to take advantage of the great outdoors. Daggerwing features a 3,000-square-foot exhibit hall with live animals, butterfly garden, art gallery and an elevated boardwalk with two trails. Stop along your walk at the …

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