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Shop for fresh produce, prepared foods, vintage treasures, art, decor and other items from South Florida vendors, farmers and artisans at the many farmers’ markets and vendor fairs in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. The South Florida farmers markets and vendor fairs often include opportunities for extra fun and entertainment like yoga, live music, …

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School is out, and that means it’s time to make sure your kids are entertained. Luckily, South Florida, and especially Palm Beach County, has plenty of free and cheap things for kids to do this summer, both inside and outside. There are, of course beaches, most of them free to visit. Some beaches even have …

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Yes, it’s that time again; time to get ready for Back to School. Some free school supplies are being offered at numerous events in Palm Beach County for students returning to school for the 2024 fall session. Events sometimes include free physicals, food vouchers, or even free haircuts. Back To School events occasionally include fun …

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The Wellington Amphitheater will present a series of outdoor concerts and family events during 2024, and admission is free. July Thursday, July 11: Food Truck & Music Series: Jukebox Gypsies CANCELLED. Saturday, July 13: Free Concert: Dark Side of the Sol  Thursday, July 18: Food Truck & Music Series: The Trio Thursday, July 25: Food Truck & Music …

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Marco-Polo — Spish-Splash, come on in, the water’s fine. Grab your swimsuits, it’s time for some aquatic fun under sunny South Florida skies. While some pools, like those at the YMCAs, are usually open year-round, others, such as water parks with slides and many municipal or community pools, tend to be seasonal. The good news …

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Apple stores are hosting free Apple camps for kids 6 to 10 years old through July 31. The focus is “Create an Interactive Story of Kindness.” During the weekly educational programs campers will create their own personalized interactive storybooks on the subject of kindness using new iPad Airs and Apple Pencil Pro. The devices will help …

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There will be free “Pop-Up in the Park” happenings in combination with the Food Truck & Music Series events at the Wellington Amphitheater, monthly during summer. Over 20 vendors will be participating, from 6 to 9 p.m.: Thursday, July 25: Lakeside Market “Pop-Up in the Park” Thursday, Aug. 22: Lakeside Market “Pop-Up in the Park” Location: …

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When’s Happy Hour? It’s the age-old question that never gets old.  We’re here to fill you in on some money-saving Happy Hour deals in Wellington, Florida, because you shouldn’t have to drive far to find a good Happy Hour. From upscale dining to classic pub fare, we’ve got you covered  — and you better believe …

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CMX Cinemas are showing kids’ movies for $1.99 this summer as part of the Summer Movie FunFest. The discount movies are at 10 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Tickets are available only at the box office. The series runs June 18 through August 8, 2024. Here’s the schedule for …

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It’s not your grandma or grandpa’s library! Did you know: The Palm Beach County Library System’s first Seed Library opened in February, 2023, at the Jupiter Branch; or that you can discover the Wonders of the Night Sky in a Telescope Viewing Session presented by the Astronomical Society at the Acreage Branch? The seed library at …

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