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Sweet Summertime at The Square

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May 27, 2023 - Sep 16, 2023
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700 South Rosemary Ave.
Suite 200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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It’s time to make those sweet summertime memories at The Square with dozens of free outdoor events for all ages. From Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, enjoy hands-on family activities, date night outings, workouts and more during Bubble Blast, Family Discovery Days, Summer Sweat Sessions, Socials & Shopping, and Outdoor Jams.

Family Discovery Days

Summer is all about those sweet moments with family playing and learning. Cool off at Water Pavilion West Palm and learn something new during these educational sessions great for the whole family.

  • Bubble Blast
    • Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 27th-September 4th
      • 12PM, 2PM, 4PM, 6PM
      • Special shows on May 29, July 4, Sept 4
      • The Square is delighting spectators with a free, outdoor bubble extravaganza each weekend with 15-minute bubble shows as well as family-focused pop ups each afternoon and children’s activities with Family Discovery Days.
  • Digital Vibez Family Dance Party
    • Saturday, May 27 from 5-6PM
    • Digital Vibez is bringing the family dance party to the lawn Memorial Day weekend and setting the tone for a high energy summer celebration that will get all ages moving and grooving.
    • Drive Shack at The Square
      • May 29, June 18, July 4, and September 4 from 12-2PM
      • Join Drive Shack on the lawn and practice your putting skills during these special summer holiday weekends and swing for a chance to win prizes and giveaways.
  • TGIFamily
    • Every Friday from 5-5:45PM
    • Make it a night out with the whole family. Join The Square for a special story time with Rohi’s Readery or a sing-a-long with Chloe’s Kids on the lawn (rotating weekly). This is a free event open to the whole family.
    • Dancing in the City at The Square with Natural Movers Foundation
      • Every Saturday from 4:15-5:30PM
      • Join Natural Movers Foundation for outdoor family dance classes that encourages movement, creativity, and fun for all ages. Open to all experience levels, learn moves from a new style of dance each week.
  • Bubble Time with Rhythm & Hues
    • Every Sunday from 12-2PM
    • Rhythm & Hues is joining the bubble party fun and popping up during Bubble Blast to host family fun crafts and more on the lawn.
    • Science Sunday with Cox Science Center and Aquarium
      • Every Sunday from 2-4PM
      • Experience the wonder of science through new interactive themed demonstrations each week presented by the Cox Science Center and Aquarium.
  • Daytime Playtime
    • Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9AM-12PM
    • Join us weekly for a casual play date on the lawn featuring water tables, hula hoops, lawn games and more. Bring your towel for post-splashing in Water Pavilion West Palm and pack your lawn blankets for shady enjoyment. Ideal for little ones 5 and under, and all ages welcome.

Summer Socials

Whether you’re looking for a new date night activity or want to learn a new artistic skill with your family, create something during these arts & culture-focused group classes.

  • Norton Open Studios
  • Tuesday June 13, July 11, August 15 from 6-9PM
  • Norton Open Studio at The Square is a new monthly program popping up outside of Urban Outfitters that offers friends and families a chance to work with professional artists on creative, fun art projects, while visiting The Square to shop or have dinner.
  • Paint & Sip
    • Saturday, May 13 from 3-5PM; stay tuned for June-Sept dates
    • Enjoy an afternoon creating a masterpiece and drinking beverages with friends at Paint and Sip with Laura. Supplies and one drink per guest are complimentary with ticket purchases. Event does take place outdoors.
  • New Wave Artist-in-Residence: Jia Sung
    • June & July
    • Get to know New Wave Artist-in-Residence participant Jia Sung from June through July and attended hands-on art workshops open to all ages.
  • Candle Making Class with Light House Candle and Scent Bar
    • Friday, June 9th at 5PM
    • Join Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar and Promise Fund of Florida on Friday, June 9th at 5PM to create a custom pink candle! Candle makers will create a one of a kind candle during this event. You will have the option to chose from 10 different scent options, with the ability to mix and match to find your perfect scent. Jar options will range from 4 different pink colors and styles of vessels.
  • Cooking Classes at Sur la table
    • Varying dates and times
    • Join Sur la table for fun-filled days of cooking, learning and laughter in the kitchen. From date night cooking classes to summer camp classes for children, learn new tip to take your cooking skills up a notch.

Shop Local

Shop a rotating calendar of small, local businesses popping up at The Square every Saturday and Sunday from 12-6PM.

Outdoor Jams

Pair sweet tunes with your outdoor hangs and enjoy these live music series sure to be your new soundtrack to summer.

  • Rosemary in Thyme: A Jazz Series
    • Two Thursdays at month; 6-9PM
    • Celebrate the finest up and coming jazz musicians of the next generation with Rosemary in Thyme, a live music residency curated by Giant Step featuring performances by emerging jazz musicians reflecting the changing times. The series will be programmed in partnership with the prestigious Frost School of Music (formerly University of Miami School of Music).
  • Weekend Live Music
    • Every Friday from 6-10PM, Saturday from 1-4PM and 6-10PM and Sunday from 1-4PM
    • From solo acts to dynamic trios, catch local South Florida talent live each weekend on the lawn.
  • Busking
    • Sundays from 10AM-1PM, Tuesdays from 11AM-2PM and 5-8PM, and Wednesday from 11Am-2PM and 5-8PM
    • Discover local musicians, artists, and dancers during small pop-up performances around The Square neighborhood.


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