November 2019

There are 165 blog entries for November 2019.

Like all modern holidays, Thanksgiving has changed and developed into the uniquely American tradition that we all love and enjoy so much today. There is a lot about Thanksgiving that you probably don’t know. Here are a few interesting facts to either intrigue or annoy your relatives on Turkey Day.

Thanksgiving

The first Thanksgiving was held in the autumn of 1621 and included 50 Pilgrims and 90 Wampanoag Indians and lasted three days. Also, did you know that turkey wasn't even served at the first Thanksgiving — and that the Pilgrims didn’t use forks because they weren’t invented yet? Impress your kids (and the in-laws!) with these crazy, yet true, fun facts about Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving Leftovers Led to The Creation of TV Diners

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Gather your friends, neighbors and family and head to Palm Beach Island to help start the holiday festivities.

The Flagler Museum: Sunday, December 1st
During the holiday season, The Flagler Museum decorates its first floor with holiday decorations through Christmas Day every year. The main focus is the giant 16-foot-tall Christmas Tree in the Grand Hall, decked out in colored lights and traditional Gilded Age-style ornaments. On Sunday, December 1st, the museum is starting its Christmas season and traditions. The events will begin at 2 pm with a special Christmas Lecture that will focus on holiday cookie baking followed by a Meet and Greet with Santa Claus, musical performances, Holiday Caroling in the Courtyard and a Tree Lighting just before 5 pm. The

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Stuart has some great seafood restaurants with even greater views. Here are some of our favorite waterfront restaurants in Stuart.

The Stuart Boathouse

Every table at The Stuart Boathouse has breathtaking views to match the delicious cuisine and live music. This year-round restaurant offers the freshest cuts of steaks, seafood, and sushi. Indulge in fantastic food and views on the Stuart waterfront at the Stuart Boathouse, or head there on a Sunday from 1pm to 4pm to listen to live music on The Riverwalk Stage.

Where: 49 SW Seminole Street, Stuart, FL 33494.

Sailor’s Return

Whether it’s for business or pleasure, the casually elegant atmosphere of Sailor’s Return is the perfect place to enjoy an exciting new dining experience in a

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December is coming and that means cool weather and lots to do. Here are a few fun things for you and your family.

Cityplace

CityPlace is West Palm Beach's premier shopping, dining and entertainment destination. Just a free trolley ride or walk from Clematis Street, you can shop in a place where old-world architecture, beautiful fountains, and sidewalk cafes create a striking atmosphere reminiscent of a European town center.

Clematis Street

Clematis Street is the historical heart of Downtown West Palm Beach. Starting at Flagler Drive on the Intracoastal Waterway, walk west to experience the indigenous flavor of the area's colorful boutiques, nightclubs, live music, restaurants, and historical landmarks. Thursday nights come alive from 6 to

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West Palm Beach has a bustling nightlife which, of course, includes some great live music. Here’s our guide to a few of the best bars and restaurants in West Palm Beach where you can catch some live tunes.

Blue Martini

Blue Martini in West Palm Beach has live music and entertainment nightly. Click here for event schedule.

Where: 550 S Rosemary Ave West Palm Beach

The Blind Monk

From Sunday brunch tunes to Live Tunes Tuesdays, The Blind Monk offers live music multiple times during the week. Click here for event schedule.

Where: 410 Evernia St. West Palm Beach

CityPlace on the Plaza

Enjoy live music on the plaza on Friday and Saturday nights starting at 7 p.m. Click here for more information.

Where: 700 S Rosemary Ave West

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South Florida is a great place to live if you enjoy the outdoors. Everyone knows about our miles and miles of beaches and palm trees, but some don’t know that South Florida also has some beautiful state parks. Here are two of our favorite state parks in South Florida.

John D. MacArthur

John D. MacArthur Beach State Park in North Palm Beach boasts tangles of mangrove swamps, trails that meander through canopies of trees, and a vast walkway that traverses a lagoon – never mind almost two miles of unspoiled beach on the Atlantic Ocean.

Nestled on a barrier island, this is the only Florida state park in Palm Beach County. It also offers swimming, fishing, educational programs, special events, kayak rentals, and exceptional snorkeling, as well as

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Every night starting this Saturday, November 30th, Rosemary Square in downtown West Palm Beach turns into a Winter Wonderland with its Nightly Snowfall.

The holiday season is here and what better way to celebrate the holiday’s than some snow. Luckily for us here in South Florida, we don’t get to experience the cold weather and snowfall. Visitors can come and shop for holiday gifts and get into the holiday spirit. The Nightly Snowfall on the Square will happen 7 days a week until New Years Eve.

Nightly Snowfall Schedule:
Monday through Wednesday’s: Snowfall at 6 pm and 7 pm
Thursday through Sunday’s: Snowfall at 6 pm, 7 pm, and 8 pm

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Palm Beach County does a fantastic job of preserving its natural areas. For those who love the outdoors, here’s a guide to a few of the best places to go hiking in the Palm Beaches

Eagle Trail

Forming a loop around Gator Lake in Grassy Waters Preserve, the Eagle Trail tunnels through a tropical hammock to provide overlooks across the wet prairies of the Loxahatchee Slough and across the Lake. This short loop provides access to a pier for anglers and several excellent locations for birding. The Eagle Trail starts at a pier and picnic tables on the north side of Gator Lake, entering a narrow passage through a tropical hardwood hammock with myrsine, wild coffee, and cocoplum. The trail ascends a boardwalk through sawgrass on the edge of the

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It’s no secret that Waterfront Properties and Club Communities agents represent the most stunning listings in South Florida. If you’re searching for your dream home, we welcome you to attend any of our open houses this weekend!

 

1020 N Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480

Sunday at 12 PM – 3 PM

$6,000,000

3 Beds, 7 Bath, 4,407 SqFt

Elegance and charm make this Premier Regency Estate an absolute must see. Located on most desirable north end, close to Palm Beach Country Club, deeded beach access, over-sized lot over 17,400 sq ft, 3 bedrooms and 4 full and 3 half bathrooms, 5,199 sq. ft. exquisite detailing, exercise room, working fireplace, large pool surrounded by expansive landscaping, covered loggia with several sitting areas and full

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John D. MacArthur Beach State Park stands out as an “island in time” by preserving the natural heritage of subtropical coastal habitat that once covered southeast Florida. It is the only state park in Palm Beach County, and an environmental treasure which has been preserved for present and future generations to come.

Located on Singer Island, guests can enjoy almost two miles of pristine beach, swimming, snorkeling, and fishing in the clear blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

This hidden gem includes a welcome center, a gift shop, kayak rentals, a children’s playground, nature trails, and picnicking facilities.

You might want to take advantage of the many Special Events offered in the Park throughout the year: children’s programs, guided

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