events in delray beach: Orchids on the Square is Back in Delray Beach-October 24-26,2014! Bring Your Camera! - 10/16/14 06:17 AM
Orchids on the Square is Back in Delray Beach- October 24-26, 2014! Bring Your Camera!

Whether or not you’re an orchid enthusiast, you’ll want to attend Orchids on the Square in Delray Beach.  Sponsored by the Delray Beach Orchid Society, the orchid show is their annual show and sale!  

 
When:  Friday through Sunday
               October 24 - October 26, 2014

Where:  The Delray Beach Center for the Arts Gymnasium
               North Swinton Avenue and Northeast 1st Street
               (North of Atlantic Avenue)

Time:   10 AM to 5 PM

           Admission:  $5.00 ** Click here for a $1.00 off coupon.
                                                   
Contact:  561- 573-2422

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events in delray beach: Events in Delray Beach- October 2014! - 10/01/14 06:02 AM
Events in Delray Beach- October 2014

The month of October means the beginning of many activities for residents and visitors of Delray Beach.  While up north, the leaves are beginning to turn the golden colors of fall, signaling cooler weather to come, we are just heating up!  

Here are just a few of the activities in Delray Beach for October.
October 3
First Friday Art Walk  (561-243-1077)
Friday, 6 pm to 9 pm
Stroll through the Pineapple Grove District,Artist Alley Studios and Atlantic Avenue to view special events featuring artists and entertainment.  
October 9
Catch a Rising Star Comedy … (22 comments)

events in delray beach: On the Ave in Delray Beach- October 2014 - 09/24/14 08:32 AM
On the Ave in Delray Beach- October 2014

The season is here and it is time once again for On the Ave in Delray Beach.  

Artober
Thursday, October 9, 2014
6 P.M.- 10 P.M.
Pineapple Grove
(NE 2nd Avenue)
Operations Manager:
Tiffany Mazer 561-278-0424
Tmazer@delraybeach.com
What to expect?
Art in all forms will be celebrated- paint, music and poetry!
Classic Car Show
The Lynn University Orchestra
Kids Korner
Keurig Brew It Up Truck
Roaming Living Art
Giant Fridge Magnet Poetry Board
Life Sized Chess Game

 
Tips-
Parking is available in the city garage or various street spaces.
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events in delray beach: Things To Do in Delray Beach-September 2014. - 08/27/14 10:24 AM
Things To Do in Delray Beach-September 2014.

What’s going on in Delray Beach in September?  
All you have to do is take a drive in to Atlantic Avenue and you’ll find something fun to do!  Here are just a few events for you and your family!

September 5
First Friday Art Walk
This is the perfect time to pay a visit to our Arts District.  You can visit the different galleries and meet the artists as well.  
Where- The Pineapple Grove, Atlantic Avenue and Artist’s Alley on NE 4th Avenue
Time- 6 pm to 9 pm
561-243-1077

September 7
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events in delray beach: Events in Delray Beach-US Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors on September 12, 2014 - 08/21/14 10:44 AM
Events in Delray Beach- US Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors on September 12, 2014!
 
Things are picking up in Delray Beach starting with a FREE community concert at the Outdoor Pavilion at the Center for the Arts/Old School Square.

What: U.S. Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors Concert
When: Friday, September 12, 2014
Time:  7:30 P.M.
Admission: FREE!

Where: 51 N. Swinton Avenue
              Delray Beach, FL
              At the Center for the Arts/Old School
     Square Outdoor Pavilion-Swinton @
              Atlantic Avenue

This is a wonderful opportunity to see and hear these “Musical Ambassadors of the Army.”

The US Army Field … (21 comments)

events in delray beach: August Events in Delray Beach-August 2014 - 08/04/14 01:21 AM
August Events in Delray Beach- August 2014

Here are just a few of the many events that Delray has to offer for the month of August.  

Even though school starts in two weeks, you can still enjoy some fun and educational activities.  Please check with the event organizer for changes and further information.

August 1-24  Delray Beach Center for the Arts/Cornell Museum
561-243-7922   www.delrayarts.org
From Ordinary to Extraordinary:Paper as Art Exhibit
Admission: $5.00/Children under 6 free
Tuesday-Sunday  10 am - 4:30PM

August 7-8  Tastemakers Delray Beach
561-243-1077
Purchase your $30 passport that is good at 13 of Delray’s finest … (11 comments)

events in delray beach: On the Ave Back to Cool Celebration is Thursday, August 21, 2014! - 08/03/14 11:16 AM
On the Ave Back to Cool Celebration is Thursday, August 21, 2014.

On the Ave in Delray Beach heads west and celebrates the start of the new school year!


What- On the Ave Back to Cool Celebration
When- Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time-  6 PM to 10 PM
Where- Elizabeth Wesley Plaza and the 100 block of SW 5th Avenue
Contact- 561-279-1380 (Delray Beach Marketing Cooperative)

On the Ave dates back many years and is a way for the community and businesses along Atlantic Avenue in Delray to come together.  

The venue for this month’s On the Ave is … (22 comments)

events in delray beach: Reading to Make a Difference! - 07/30/14 10:40 AM
Reading to Make a Difference.

Donna Foerster asked us to write about what we’re doing, or hope to do, to make a difference in our community.  I admire so many here who have dedicated themselves to the various community charities and organizations such as Habitat for Humanity and all of the animal shelters.  
 
For me, it has been helping to make sure that our children can read.

My first job out of grad school was administering psychological testing to individuals getting out of prison.  Before I could even begin, I had to give them a test to see if … (27 comments)

events in delray beach: School Begins in Palm Beach County on Monday, August 18, 2014! - 07/27/14 10:58 AM
School begins in Palm Beach County on Monday, August 18, 2014!

I know… where did the summer go?  But, yes, here in Palm Beach County we do begin earlier than other areas of the country.  

There is so much information available at the School District of Palm Beach County website and the information is available in Spanish, Creole, Portuguese, as well as English!

Here are some links that should help you with any questions you may have.

1. You can find your bus stop.  All you have to do is enter your home address, the name of the school and … (21 comments)

events in delray beach: Tastemakers of Delray Beach-August 7th and 8th, 2014. - 07/22/14 10:48 AM
Tastemakers of Delray Beach-August 7th and 8th, 2014.
 
What a great way to explore some of Delray Beach’s restaurants along Atlantic Avenue!  

What:  Tastemakers of Delray Beach
When:  Thursday, August 7, 2014  5 PM to 10 PM
               Friday, August 8, 2014  5 PM to 10 PM
Where: Along Atlantic Avenue and A1A
Passport Fee:  $30.00 (cash)  A portion of the fee will go to the Delray Beach Beautification Project.
* Your Passport doesn’t stop on the 8th.  It’s good through September 30, 2014 for savings at the participating restaurants.

Contact: 561-243-1077

Who’s Participating?
50 Ocean
Cabana … (12 comments)

events in delray beach: Fourth of July 2014-Road Closures and Parking- Delray Beach - 07/02/14 08:23 PM
Fourth of July, 2014- Road Closures and Parking-Delray Beach.

If you have plans to attend the Fourth of July Fireworks and Celebration in Delray Beach, be aware that certain streets will be closed.

The celebrations begin at 8 am with the annual Sand Sculpture contest and will continue until after the 9pm fireworks.
Street Closures:

- Atlantic Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic beginning at 2 PM (check with local authorities for up to date changes) from the Intracoastal east to A1A.
- A1A -will be closed from Miramar north to Thomas beginning at 1 PM.  
If … (19 comments)

events in delray beach: Where to Watch Fourth of July Fireworks by Boat in Delray Beach. - 06/25/14 08:03 PM
Where to Watch Fourth of July Fireworks by Boat in Delray Beach!
There’s more than one place to view the fireworks this July 4th in Delray Beach!  Besides the beach and parks such as Veteran’s Park, you can also join other boaters and have the perfect view!

The fireworks will be held on the beach and the countdown begins at 8:30 and launch at 9 PM at the north end of the beach.
 
You’ll be able to see the fireworks if you anchor along the beach or if you’re in the Intracoastal in some of the small bay areas.
 
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events in delray beach: Seek in the City Scavenger Hunt in Delray Beach is June 21, 2014! - 06/15/14 08:23 PM
Seek in the City-Scavenger Hunt in Delray Beach- June 21, 2014!

This is going to be fun!!!   It’s the 3rd Annual Seek in the City Scavenger Hunt in Delray Beach!  
It is the perfect way to raise monies for city charities, to make the public aware of many of our wonderful supportive businesses here and to have a city-wide event that’s pure fun.

WHEN- Saturday, June 21, 2014
TIME- 2 PM to 7 PM
WHERE- all over Delray Beach!  
But… you’ll meet at the Elk’s Lodge, 265 N.E. 4th Avenue!

FEES- $50 per person/$150- per team of 5
PRIZES- … (21 comments)

events in delray beach: Fourth of July Fireworks & Celebrations 2014 in Delray Beach! Celebrate the Day! - 06/10/14 08:30 PM
Fourth of July Fireworks & Celebrations 2014 in Delray Beach!   Celebrate the Day!
You will not want to miss this year's Fourth of July events in Delray Beach!


WHERE?   A1A at Atlantic Avenue in Delray .. where Atlantic Ave. hits the Atlantic Ocean!
 
WHEN?   Events begin at 8 AM and conclude after the 9 PM Fireworks

ADMISSION?  FREE!!!!

CONTACT?   561-279-1380

There are plenty of activities for children of all ages including sand sculpting, face painting, craft areas, an adult beer garden, a Splash Zone, a custard eating contest for children, and a burger eating contest for adults, mini … (20 comments)

events in delray beach: Summer Learning Day is June 20,2014~ Celebrate in Delray Beach! - 06/08/14 08:25 PM
Summer Learning Day is June 20, 2014. Celebrate in Delray Beach!

Celebrate reading and the importance of continuing to learn during the summer with this nationwide program.

Won’t you join the efforts in Delray Beach and other communities throughout the United States to help young children in at-risk communities continue the joy of learning?!
Studies have shown that children in lower income families may be more apt to lose any of the reading and reading skills that they learned during the school year.
 
WHAT- Summer Learning Day
WHEN- Friday-June 20, 2014
TIME- 8 AM to 5 PM
WHERE- local … (15 comments)

events in delray beach: 1st Annual Muttsquerade 5K in Delray Beach! Woof! - 06/02/14 08:55 PM
1st Annual Muttsquerade 5k in Delray Beach!

Who doesn’t love to dress up and go for a walk!  You still have time to register
for the 1st Annual Muttsquerade 5K being held in Delray Beach.

WHAT? The 1st Annual Muttsquerade 5K
WHEN?  Saturday, June 7, 2014

TIME?   5K Starts at 7:15 A.M.
               1 Mile Dog Walk begins at 7:20 A.M.

WHERE?  Anchor Park
           340 S. Ocean Blvd.
                       Delray Beach

REGISTRATION  FEES:   $30/5K race    $20/1 mile Dog Race

CONTACT?  561-405-5584/ EKeventfl@gmail.com

This event benefits the Florida Humane Society and hopes to bring much needed attention to the many homeless pets … (21 comments)

events in delray beach: Get Ready for the 8th All American Tailgate Party in Delray Beach!5/31 - 05/06/14 05:41 AM
Get Ready for the 8th All American Tailgate Party in Delray Beach!   May 31, 2014!
 
It doesn’t have to be football season to have a tailgate party, so mark your calendar for Saturday, May 31, 2014 for the 8th Annual All American Tailgate Party!
Benefiting the Achievement Centers for Children and Families, this is a fun event for your family!

WHEN:  Saturday, May 31, 2014

TIME:   5 PM to 9 PM with Fireworks at 9PM

WHERE:  Delray Beach Center for the Arts
       51 N. Swinton Avenue
              Atlantic Avenue and Swinton
              Delray Beach

CONTACT:  Emma-Jane Ramsey
                       561-266-0003 ext 16

ADMISSION: … (18 comments)

events in delray beach: Things to Do in Delray Beach- ON THE AVE with Light Up the Night! - 05/04/14 08:13 PM
Things to Do in Delray Beach-ON THE AVE in Delray Beach is Back with Light Up the Night!

Summer may be here (well at least it feels like it) and the snowbirds are on their way north, but that doesn’t mean that Delray Beach goes to sleep!  On the Ave in Delray Beach is back and you will not want to miss the first one of the On the Ave Series!

This Very Special On the Ave’s theme is Light Up the Night brought to you by Seminole Casino Coconut Creek with the Delray Beach Marketing Cooperative (DBMC.)

When:  Thursday, May … (21 comments)

events in delray beach: Mother's Day Events in Delray Beach-Mother's Day is May 11, 2014! - 05/02/14 08:24 PM
Mother’s Day Events in Delray Beach- Mother’s Day is May 11, 2014!

There are certain days you might forget to acknowledge, however Mother’s Day is not one of them!   Besides that breakfast in bed you’re planning on preparing,  here are some ideas to add variety to the day!

4th Annual Mother and Son Challenge

When-Saturday, May 10, 2014
Time- Registration begins at 8:30 AM
Where- Delray Beach Community Center
              50 NW 1st Avenue.
              Delray Beach, FL
Entry Fee- $12/adult
                    $7/children 17 and under
Contact Info- 561-243-7277, Danielle Beardsley

There are 3 age divisions and Moms…. you can bring all of your … (17 comments)

events in delray beach: The Delray Affair 2014-The Highlight of Atlantic Avenue! - 04/13/14 09:26 PM
The Delray Affair 2014- The Highlight of Atlantic Avenue

The Delray Affair on Atlantic Avenue is the one event you will not want to miss!
 
This is the 52nd year of the Delray Affair and it is in no way showing its age.  I’ve been attending the Delray Affair since moving here 27 years ago, and still look forward to it!

WHEN- April 25- 27th, 2014
               Friday-Saturday-Sunday

WHERE-  The Affair runs along 12 blocks of our fabulous Atlantic Avenue from the Intracoastal west to NW 2nd Avenue, and the grounds at the Delray Beach  Center for the Arts and Old … (23 comments)

 
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