Not only do The Palm Beaches boast warm and sunny weather for natives and visitors, they also offer a variety of events in scenic settings. Whether you’re looking to participate in festivals that gather the community or searching for the perfect day activity for a vacation getaway, The Palm Beaches offer events that will appeal to all guests. Here are some upcoming events around Florida’s Palm Beaches.
Lagoonfest, November 3, 2018
With this free event, visitors can celebrate Lake Worth Lagoon, Florida’s 20-mile waterway. Taking place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in downtown West Palm Beach, Lagoonfest will feature wildlife presentations, paddleboard yoga demonstrations, mural wall painting, and more. For those interested in food, the nearby GreenMarket will offer a variety of foods, including locally grown vegetables and fruit.
Arts & Crafts Fall Festival, November 3, 2018
On Saturday, November 3, the 32nd annual North Palm Beach Arts & Crafts Fall Festival will be held at the Community Center on Prosperity Farms Road from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. At this free festival, attendees will find a variety of holiday gifts, crafts, and artwork. Over 100 vendors will participate in the festival and it will take place regardless of the day’s weather conditions.
Downton Abbey: The Exhibition, November 10, 2018-April 22, 2019
This Downton Abbey exhibition opens Saturday, November 10 in the former Macy’s at CityPlace and will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Featuring exhibits from post-Edwardian England, Downton Abbey: The Exhibition offers guests a peek at iconic fashions and the show’s interior. Admission is timed-entry, ranging from 60 to 90 minutes.
Holiday in Paradise, November 29-December 31, 2018
Holiday in Paradise is a holiday event scheduled for the entirety of December. This West Palm Beach event features a 35-feet-tall tree sculpted out of sand and strung with over 5,000 lights. In addition to offering sandy activities, the event will also host kid-friendly holiday activities.
Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, December 6, 2018
The Village of North Palm Beach will hold its annual tree lighting ceremony on Wednesday, December 6, at Veterans Memorial Park. The tree lighting of the Village’s 20-foot Christmas tree will be hosted by Mayor Darryl Aubrey. The North Palm Beach Conservatory School’s Vocal Ensemble and Chamber Orchestra will provide the event’s entertainment.
Palm Beach Food & Wine Fest, December 13-16, 2018
This four-day food and wine festival will be held at various restaurants throughout The Palm Beaches. From comfort foods to five-course dinners paired with premium wine, this festival appeals to all palates.