July 2019

There are 115 blog entries for July 2019.

The Seagate Beach Club is a newly renovated, stunning, beachfront hotel and country club in Delray Beach. Something that makes Seagate Beach Club so special is its blend of heritage and charm. This exclusive oceanfront club is located directly on the beach in downtown Delray, making it one of the most desirable places to be in South Florida. 

Recently “reconstructed on the footprint of the previous club, in a British Colonial style with a Bahamian influence, casual elegance is reflected in the soft, contemporary interior. A relaxing destination for members and their guests – the beach belongs to you at your castle in the sand.” Another quality that makes the Seagate Beach Club so special is the fact that you can be a member and enjoy all of the

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During these beautiful yet hot summer months in South Florida, it’s important to keep your young ones cool. Whether you’re a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle etc.… there is never a shortage of fun things do to even when the temperature rises. For kids ages 8 years and under here are some fun INDOOR options to try in the Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter areas! 

Cool Beans

Cool Beans Indoor Playground and Café is an all-encompassing indoor play area for kids and a great place to relax for their accompanying adults. The whole goal for this awesome kid center was to create a “stimulating environment for children and a relaxing, cozy oasis for adults.” Cool Beans is exceptionally designed for the all of the growing and developing steps of children 6

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Imagine flying over the tall grass, wetlands of Florida’s Everglades on an airboat. You will be gliding over the meter-tall grasses, deep and shallow waters of one of the country’s most precious national parks. Alligators, snakes, fish, and birds will all be within a few feet from the safety of the airboat. Airboat tours are the best way to see all that the vast Everglades have to offer. 

Everglades National Park spans an impressive 1.5 million acres.  Comprised of wetland preserve on the southern tip of the state of Florida, the Everglades is home to a multitude of habitats and animals. “Often compared to a grassy, slow-moving river, the Everglades is made up of coastal mangroves, saw grass marshes and pine flat woods that are home to hundreds of

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Locally, the Town of Jupiter is well known for its beauty and proximity to the Atlantic Ocean, the Intracoastal Waterway, and the Loxahatchee River. But what many don’t know is that Jupiter is also home to a wonderful wildlife preserve. The Busch Wildlife Sanctuary at Loxahatchee River District is a wildlife outing for the entire family.

Nature trails lead visitors through pine flatwoods, oak hammocks, and cypress wetlands. Along the trails are wildlife habitats revealing a variety of native animals. Here you will see river otters, eagles, panthers, crocodiles, turtles, foxes, snakes, bears, and more creatures.

The sanctuary offers guests a unique opportunity to learn about Florida’s wildlife and natural environments. This exceptional shelter

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Bathtub Reef is one of Hutchinson Island’s best beaches. The beach has soft sand, warm water, and lots of room to lounge and layout in the sun.

Bathtub Beach is special, due in large part to this reef system just offshore, home to more than 500 marine creatures, including endangered sea turtles. This reef system is created by tiny tube-building Sabellariid sea worms and is not only incredibly unique but also an extremely fragile one. The worms cement sand grains together, creating a vast network of tube dwellings. Colonies build on top of one another over time and create a reef system that helps break waves in the summer months, creating a “bathtub effect.”

During the calmer seas of spring and summer, it is normal to see sandbars inching toward

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For the art lovers in Palm Beach County, here are three galleries you will enjoy.

Norton Museum

The Norton Museum of Art boasts a great reputation for its decorated collection of both local and international art. Located in downtown West Palm Beach, the Norton Museum of Art showcases over 7,000 pieces with an emphasis on European, Chinese, and American artists. The museum has gained a large following thanks to its way of engaging visitors with specialty programs and astonishing events. It offers art education programs, workshops, classes and more to people of all ages.

The Norton Museum of Art: 1451 S Olive Ave, West Palm Beach, Florida. Phone: 561-832-5196

The Society of the Four Arts 

Located on the prestigious island of Palm

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If you’ve never been, the Delray Market Place is a great destination where Palm Beachers can eat, shop, and play. 

What makes Delray Market Place a perfect spot for a night on the town or the place to bring your kids to play is its diverse mix of boutiques, restaurants, spas, theaters and playgrounds. At Delray Market Place you can find an amazing, luxury cinema complete with food and drinks delivered to your seat, a bowling alley and arcade. The shops range from designer apparel to kids’ outfitters, home décor and more. You may want to visit spa destinations that offer pampering services like massages, facials and nail services. 

If you are coming to Delray Market Place for a meal, there is something for every taste and every time of day. You

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Atlantic Dunes Park in Delray Beach is the perfect spot if you want to soak up the perfect, South Florida day of sun at the beach. Nestled atop a natural wooded dune, this beautiful, beachfront park is located just a block north of Linton Boulevard in Delray Beach. 

The park is perfect for people of all ages and for all interests. It is patrolled by the Ocean Rescue Division and is staffed with a lifeguard on duty. A winding boardwalk provides an ideal outlook so you can watch the sun rise or set over the ocean. Atlantic Dunes Park also features nature trails, a pavilion, picnic tables, public restrooms and metered parking. Lifeguards at Atlantic Dunes Park are on duty from 9am until 5pm each day. 

For more information about Atlantic Dunes Park,

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Mangrove Park in Boynton Beach is a small, scenic nature park spanning about 12 acres, the park offers its guests a quiet and relaxing getaway from the bustle of city life. 

A natural mangrove hammock, Mangrove Park is home to a variety of native plant and animal species. Visitors will see everything from great blue herons, fish, turtles, foxes, rabbits, manatees and more during a day at the Mangrove Park. A long, winding boardwalk creates the perfect path to walk or observe from. The boardwalk even comes to a point that is elevated over the Intracoastal Waterway making for the best vantage point in the park. 

Mangrove Park is in a great location and easily accessible by car or boat. The address to the park is 700 NE 4th Ave., Boynton Beach, FL

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Downtown Delray Beach is known for its arts, culture and, of course, its nightlife. Here are 3 local art galleries you will enjoy in Downtown Delray Beach.

The Cornell Art Museum 

The Cornell Art Museum is located in downtown Delray Beach in a restored old Florida house that was originally built in 1913. This charming gallery features different exhibits that rotate about every 3 to 4 months. The gallery offers tours, special events and more. 

Website: www.oldschoolsquare.org

The Sundook Fine Art Gallery 

The Sundook Fine Art Gallery was founded in 1979. For years they have held the reputation as the one of the premier fine art galleries in the country. Sundook Galleries feature “original artwork, original paintings, limited editions,

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