History/Culture

South Florida Fair offers special days and ways to save

South Florida Fair offers special days and ways to save

• Ride-a-thon, 5 to 10 p.m., Thurs., Jan. 11 – Admission and rides only (buildings and attractions open Fri., Jan. 12). $15 per person with coupon that can be downloaded from the fair’s website, www.southfloridafair.com. Regular price is $20. Offer valid during Ride-a-thon only. Some rides excluded. • Attend the fair’s opening ceremony, 11:30 a.m. […]

City of WPB announces Clematis Streetscape project and opportunities for input

City of WPB announces Clematis Streetscape project and opportunities for input

In keeping with Mayor Jeri Muoio’s vision of a city built and designed with quality of life at the forefront, the City of West Palm Beach seeks to embark on a series of design improvements to Clematis Street. As part of Phase I of the multi-phase Clematis Streetscape project, the City is outreaching to Clematis […]

Famous parades expected to be one of fair’s main attractions

Famous parades expected to be one of fair’s main attractions

Each day of the 17-day 2018 South Florida Fair, Jan. 12-28, a famous parade from around the world will be highlighted, complete with authentic music, colorful costumes and highly decorated Mardi Gras floats, which also will be on display in the “Magical Parades” exhibition.   Float riders are expected to delight fairgoers as they toss […]

New and popular returning features at the 2018 South Florida Fair

New and popular returning features at the 2018 South Florida Fair

This year’s theme is “Magical Parades.” Each day of the 17-day 2018 South Florida Fair, Jan. 12-28, a famous parade from around the world will be highlighted, complete with authentic music, colorful costumes and highly decorated Mardi Gras floats, which also will be on display in the “Magical Parades” exhibition. Float riders are expected to […]

Anti-Semitism & Holocaust Speaker Series Community Events in 2018

Anti-Semitism & Holocaust Speaker Series Community Events in 2018

This insightful and innovative adult education programming – which is free and open to the public – features prominent experts and international speakers, connecting community members to a significant aspect of the Jewish experience. Lecture series presented by the Gross Family Center for the Study of Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust and Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County. […]

Historic Sunset Lounge Closes to Begin Renovation Process

Historic Sunset Lounge Closes to Begin Renovation Process

The Sunset Lounge will close effective January 15, 2018 to begin the renovation process for the notable structure located in the Historic Northwest District of West Palm Beach.  As part of the West Palm Beach CRA’s work to revive the Northwest District of West Palm Beach, the agency is spearheading the renovation project of the […]