Summer Events in The Palm Beaches 2016
Special events and festivals bring friends and families together, creating treasured memories that will last a lifetime. As the long, lazy days of summer stretch out, book your getaway to The Palm Beaches around one of these premier signature events.
Main Street Cruise - Classic Car Show - July 2, 2016
Take a walk down memory lane on Main Street at the Abacoa Town Center in Jupiter. Marvel at more than 200 classic cars, limited to 1973 and older. Car enthusiasts will delight in the style and design of these exciting automobiles.
Sushi & Stroll Summer Walks – July 8; August 12; September 9 2016
Experience the culture of Japan at the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens on a Friday sunset stroll from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with a cold drink of sake in hand through this enchanting green oasis in Delray Beach. Sip on craft sake selections – some sweet, sparkling, creamy or even in a can and indulge on Pan-Asian cuisine from Morikami’s Cornell Café (at additional expense). Also take in a roaring taiko drum performances by Fushu Daiko at 6:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m. and 8 p.m. (additional $2, limited tickets available). Admission: Adults $15; Seniors $13; Children $9.
Shakespeare by The Sea - July 7 - 11; July 14 - 17, 2016
Jupiter’s Carlin Park will be cloaked in mystery and the Seabreeze Amphitheater transformed into a deserted island for the Shakespeare classic comedy “Taming of the Shrew.” This under-the-stars production invites you to bring your lawn chairs, blanket and picnic basket; or delight in the gourmet food truck offerings. Admission is free, and gates open at 6:30 p.m. This is the seminal event as a part of the annual Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival. Visitors, attendees and those looking for the ultimate "date night" with beachfront stays get special rates during the run of the show for nearby beachfront hotels Holiday Inn Express, Juno Beach and the Hampton Inn by Hilton in Juno Beach - simply give the code "SHAKESPEARE" when calling in a reservation.
Palm Beach Summer Beer Fest - July 23, 2016
The Palm Beaches are known for their coastal Gulfstream breezes, but the area’s cool craft beer scene is also a summer thirst quencher. Don’t miss the annual “Suds and Sounds” at the South Florida Expo Center. This year’s Palm Beach Summer Beer Fest features more than 150 craft and local beers with a full-day of live entertainment, all within an air-conditioned venue.
Dine Out Delray Beach - August 1 - 7, 2016
Discover the diverse dining scene and culinary experiences available in the historic downtown district of Delray Beach during “Restaurant Week.” This eclectic dining scene is a culinary adventure, featuring delicious dining from American contemporary, to exotic International fare. Make the most of $10 deals, $20 and under prix fixe lunch menu’s, prix fixe dinners from $20 to $40, as well as a series of inspiring culinary events and classes.
Craft Beer Bash - August 13, 2016
Get your thirst on, and head to PGA National Resort & Spa for its annual Craft Beer Bash, featuring unlimited samples of 120 top-tier craft brews from around the United States. Live entertainment and a vibrant food court will be featured in air-conditioned comfort at this famed luxury resort in The Palm Beaches.