events in delray beach: The Great American CleanUp at Sandoway Discovery Center in Delray Beach.
- 03/27/17 01:13 PM
The Great American CleanUp at Sandoway Discovery Center in Delray Beach.
The Great American Cleanup sponsored by Keep America Beautiful is in its 19th year! This is the country’s largest community improvement program and boasts 5 million volunteers every year.
Throughout the country, there are local programs to clean up our parks, trails, and other recreation areas as well as our beautiful lakes, rivers, and our shoreline.
Trees are cared for or planted, and work is done on community gardens.
In our area, we have Keep Palm Beach County Beautiful to help with education, organizing programs in the community and other special
events in delray beach: It’s Time for the 9th Annual Savor the Avenue in Delray Beach!
- 03/15/17 03:49 PM
It’s Time for the 9th Annual Savor the Avenue in Delray Beach!
There’s still time to reserve your spot for Florida’s longest dining table...Savor the Avenue in downtown Delray Beach.
9th Annual Savor the Avenue
March 27, 2017
(Rain date is March 28)
5:30 PM to 9 PM
On Atlantic Avenue from Swinton east to 5th Avenue
*Note- call the participating restaurant for reservations.
Established nine years ago by Delray and Boca Magazines with the Delray Beach Downtown Development Authority, this event now stretches 5 city blocks down Atlantic Avenue and hosts 1100 guests!
Restaurants vie for prizes for best table decor as judged by a
events in delray beach: St. Patrick's Day Festivities and Parade in Delray Beach- 2017
- 03/05/17 04:22 PM
St. Patrick's Day Festivities and Parade in Delray Beach- 2017
You don’t have to be Irish to enjoy the annual St.Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade in Downtown Delray Beach!
Friday-March 10, 2017 5 to 10 PM
The fun begins at Old School Square at the corner of Swinton and Atlantic Avenue
Saturday- March 11, 2017 11 AM to 7 PM
There’s a change this year! The Darby O’Del Fun Run will kick off the parade at noon!
The parade begins at noon on Atlantic Avenue and heads west past Swinton!
Contact information: 561-990-6125
Please consult the Delray Beach St Patrick’s Day site for more information as entertainment is
events in delray beach: It’s Time for the Delray Beach Open, 2017!
- 01/19/17 04:21 PM
It’s Time for the Delray Beach Open, 2017!
It’s not just about the beach here in Delray. With tennis courts located on Atlantic Avenue and within walking distance of our one-of-a-kind shops and restaurants, you won’t want to miss this annual event.
The Delray Beach Open
February 17-26, 2017
Schedule of Matches
201 W. Atlantic Avenue
Delray Beach, FL 33444
(1 mile east of I-95)
This is the “world’s only ATP Champions Tour event and ATP World Tour event!
You can purchase Daily, Series, Sky Suites, and take advantage of Special Offers, which include Senior and Group Discounts.
And, there are events off the court as well.
events in delray beach: Delray Beach Fashion Week- January 2017
- 01/12/17 03:39 PM
Delray Beach Fashion Week-January 2017
Every year, Delray Beach celebrates the new year with a week of fashion shows and fun events! Be sure to mark your calendar because you won’t want to miss any of it.
January 25-29, 2017
Wednesday through Sunday
There are activities and promotions all week, some free to the public and others with a small donation that benefits the Delray Beach Achievement Centers for Children & Families!
Check out the activities!
Wednesday- January 25- An Evening Downtown
Opening night in front of the Colony Hotel (525 E. Atlantic Ave) Event is free; Runway seating is $25
Thursday- January 26- Delray on the Runway
events in delray beach: Mark Your Calendars for the 38th Annual Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts.
- 01/02/17 03:23 PM
Mark Your Calendars for the 38th Annual Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts! January 21-22, 2017!
This is one of my favorite art festivals that is held in Delray Beach and it’s a great way to begin the new year.
The 38th Annual Downtown
Delray Beach Festival of the Arts
Saturday and Sunday
January 21 and 22nd, 2017
10 AM to 5 PM
Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach
(From Federal Highway East to A1A)
This is a juried art festival with artists sharing their work from glass, photography, jewelry, fiber, canvas, wood, paint, and so much more.
*The average temperature in Delray Beach in January
events in delray beach: New Year’s Eve Family Celebration in Delray Beach
- 12/21/16 03:48 PM
New Year’s Eve Family Celebration in Delray Beach
Delray Beach’s New Year’s Eve celebration will focus on family fun! There’s so much to do so if you’re looking for a change from standing around waiting for midnight to celebrate, head to Old School Square.
When: Saturday, December 31, 2016
Hours: 5 to 9 PM
Where: Old School Square Grounds
51 N. Swinton at Atlantic Avenue
DJ and Band
A Photo Booth
A Gaming Tent
Fireworks at 9 PM
And, don’t forget, there’s still time to see the 100 Foot Christmas Tree, play Mini Golf, take a train ride, and go ice skating.
Please note...Atlantic Avenue
events in delray beach: Delray Beach-Jingle Bell Jog and Screen on the Green- December 17, 2016
- 12/08/16 04:46 PM
Delray Beach- Jingle Bell Jog and Screen on the Green-December 17, 2016
Never let it be said that Delray Beach doesn’t celebrate the holidays! There are events for everyone, all ages, day or night!
Delray Beach Jingle Bell Jog
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Anchor Park, 340 S. Ocean Blvd. Delray Beach FL
5K Start Time- 7:30 AM
Little Elf Dash- 8:30 AM
The event is open to runners and walkers, adults and children. Every participant gets a Santa Suit and Jingle Bells!
There are water stations along the route and food, water, and beverages at the finish area.
You can get information on registering and picking up your packet
events in delray beach: My Home for the Holidays...and Just About Any Day.
- 12/06/16 06:07 PM
Show Us Your Home for the Holidays -Inside the 100Ft Christmas Tree
Debbie Laity is hosting her annual Show Us Your Home for the Holidays and I encourage you to show us yours!! You have until December 25, so time to dust off your cameras.
My home for the holidays is one I share here every week, and that is Delray Beach. And this time of year, it is the 100Ft Christmas Tree that stands tall at Old School Square with a bright star on top of the tree that can be seen several blocks away.
But there’s more to the
events in delray beach: Upcoming Holiday Events in Delray Beach- Boats and Floats!
- 12/04/16 12:23 PM
Upcoming Holiday Events in Delray Beach- Boats and Floats!
The 100 Ft Christmas Tree is officially open and there are more holiday events in Delray Beach to come. There’s no better place to celebrate than Delray Beach, so be sure to mark your calendars.
ANNUAL BOYNTON BEACH & DELRAY BEACH HOLIDAY BOAT PARADEFriday, December 9, 2016
The parade begins in Boynton Beach just north of the
Boynton Inlet and heads SOUTH on the Intracoastal to the C-15 Canal in Delray Beach. There will be public viewing at parks along the Intracoastal.
Delray Beach Holiday Parade a “Rock and Roll Holiday
Saturday, December 10,
events in delray beach: It’s the 100 Ft Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Delray Beach!
- 11/27/16 06:52 PM
Mark your calendars for Thursday, December 1, 2016!
You don’t have to celebrate Christmas to enjoy the 100 Ft Christmas Tree in Delray Beach. To mark the beginning of the holiday season, there will be the annual tree lighting ceremony.
100 Ft Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Old School Square Grounds @ Atlantic Avenue
51 Swinton Avenue
Delray Beach, FL 33444
And more Holiday events here.
Beginning at 5 pM there will be musical performances by local school groups. In addition, there are activities around the tree such as a Kids’ Train Ride, Ice-skating rink (Florida style), a carousel, and a mini-golf course!
events in delray beach: Thanksgiving Events in Delray Beach...
- 11/14/16 07:32 AM
And you don’t have to wait for Thanksgiving!
The children are off for Thanksgiving break and friends and relatives
will soon be arriving at the door. Here are some events in Delray Beach to help keep them entertained.
Free Friday Concert at the Pavilion (at Old School Square)
51 N. Swinton
7:30 PM- 10:30 PM
Lawn chairs or blankets permitted
Food trucks and cash bar available
November 18: Solid Brass
November 25: Pocket Change
Chris Evert Pro-Celebrity TournamentNovember 18 to November 20, 2016Friday through SundayDelray Beach Tennis Center201 W. Atlantic Avenue561-243-7360Some of the celebrity participants will be Jimmy Buffett, Jon Lovitz, Timothy Olyphant, Martina Navratilova, Carson Kressley,
events in delray beach: The Delray Beach Turkey Trot -November 19, 2016!
- 11/06/16 07:11 AM
It’s Time for the Delray Beach Turkey Trot- November 19, 2016!
It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving in Delray Beach without the annual Delray Beach Turkey Trot, and it’s the 30th Annual Trot this year!
30th Annual Delray Beach Turkey Trot
5K Run/Health Walk
November 19, 2016
340 S. Ocean Blvd
This is the time of year to give thanks for what we have and to share our bounty with others. The Annual Delray Beach Turkey Trot benefits the Keith Straghn Memorial Foundation and its annual Feed the Hungry Thanksgiving Event.
Registration fees range from $5.00 -$10 for entrants 14 years and younger to $20-25 for entrants
events in delray beach: Orchids On the Square-Delray Beach-October 2016
- 10/26/16 07:46 AM
It’s Time for the Orchid Show and Sale in Delray Beach!
It may be time for pumpkins and ghouls in Delray Beach but there will be things of beauty at Annual 2016 Delray Beach Orchid Society Show and Sale.
This is an opportunity for orchid enthusiasts as well as photographers to see orchids that you typically don’t see for sale to the public. In addition to phalaenopsis which most people are familiar with, you’ll find vandas, dendrobiums, cattleyas, as well as miniature orchids and species orchids.
Vendors are happy to share their knowledge of orchids and how to care for them. You’ll
events in delray beach: The Winter Green Market in Delray Beach- Opening October 29, 2016
- 10/24/16 07:01 AM
The Winter Green Market in Delray Beach Opens Saturday, October 29, 2016.
The season is here and that means that the Winter Green Market will be in full swing on Saturday, October 29!
While the Green Market was open for the summer, the vendors took a break in September and are ready to provide their fresh produce and goods to the community.
The Green Market in Delray Beach
95 NE 1st Street
(Old School Square Park)
The market offers fresh local produce, tropical fruits, artisan baked goods, grass fed and antibiotic free beef, poultry and pork, vegan and organic food items, and much more. There
events in delray beach: Free Friday Concerts in Delray Beach!
- 10/16/16 08:32 AM
Free Friday Concerts in Delray Beach!
The season is here and that means Delray Beach is buzzing with activity! The Free Friday Concerts are back at the Pavilion at Old School Square!
Free Friday Concerts
The Pavilion at Old School Square
51 N. Swinton Avenue
Delray Beach, FL 33444
7:30 P.M. to 10:30 P.M.
This event has been a huge hit over the years. You’ll enjoy a variety of music while enjoying our wonderful Delray Beach weather.
Here are just some of the artists who will perform:
Big City Dogs (classic rock)
Extasy (Latin/Top 40/rock)
Pocket Change (Dance/Top 40/Motown)
The Long Run (Eagles Tribute)
Joel Dasilva & The Midnight Howl (Blues)
events in delray beach: International Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 17, 2016.
- 09/15/16 08:11 AM
Take Part in Delray Beach.
We love our beaches here in Delray Beach, and throughout our world. Won’t you help by participating in the 31st Annual Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup? This is the world’s largest volunteer effort like this for our treasured natural resource.
When: Saturday, September 17, 2016
Time: 8 AM to 10 AM
Where: Sandoway House
142 S. Ocean Blvd
Delray Beach FL (South of Atlantic Avenue)
Registration takes place on the north side of the Discovery Center. Community Service Hours will count and you’ll be given a free commemorative t-shirt (while supplies last)
Did you know that…
*18 million pounds of trash was
events in delray beach: First Friday Art Walk in Downtown Delray Beach!
- 08/31/16 08:15 AM
First Friday Art Walk in Downtown Delray Beach!
First Friday Art Walk is a year-long event that focuses on Delray’s growing art district and businesses. This is an ideal way to explore Delray’s scene at your own pace.
This is a self-directed and self-paced opportunity to visit local galleries, see the artists, and enjoy our beautiful Delray Beach evenings.
2016 First Friday Dates
There are numerous parking lots and garages throughout the downtown area.
The recommended lot is the Old School Square Parking Garage at 95 NE 1st Avenue (behind the outdoor theatre)
You can check with the Delray Downtown
events in delray beach: Discrimination Free Zone Stomp Out Bullying Back to School Bash in Delray Beach
- 08/01/16 09:38 AM
Discrimination Free Zone Stomp Out Bullying Back to School Bash, 5K, and Fun Run in Delray Beach!
School is about to begin in Palm Beach County and this is a wonderful opportunity to support the cause to stomp out bullying! Join the Discrimination Free Zone Stomp Out Bullying Back to School Bash!
When- August 14, 2016 -Sunday
Where- Anchor Park
340 S. Ocean Blvd
Delray Beach 33483
(A1A, South of Atlantic Blvd.)
Time- 7:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Age 3 and under: FREEChildren: under 12 years old : $15.00Students: 13 - 20 years old: $20.00Adults: 21 and up: $35.00Teams of 4: $125.00: Team
events in delray beach: Dine Out Downtown Delray Restaurant Week 2016 is August 1-7!
- 07/18/16 08:49 AM
Dine Out Downtown Delray Restaurant Week 2016 is August 1-7!
Dine Out Downtown Delray Restaurant Week is the perfect time to explore some of Delray’s excellent restaurants and take advantage of some very special offers!
There are no tickets or coupons that you need to purchase...all you have to do is call one of the participating restaurants for a reservation.
There will be Prix Fixe lunches and dinners as well as culinary events and classes and some of the restaurants.
When- August 1-7, 2016
Contact info- 561-243-1077
The charitable partner for Dine Out Downtown Delray Restaurant Week is Healthy Bellies, a community outreach program focusing