November 2019

There are 114 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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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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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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Downtown Delray Beach is hosting its annual ‘Festival of the Arts’ this Saturday and Sunday. The event features hundreds of creatives displaying and selling all kinds of art ranging from glass, photography, painting, mixed media, fiber, jewelry and much more.

There will also be food and plenty of places to hang out and socializes with other people in the area. This is a perfect event if you are looking for something unique to buy for a friend or family member this Christmas.

Details

The show starts at the entrance of E Atlantic Ave and NE 4th Ave in the heart of downtown. The show will proceed north on NE 4th Ave for two full blocks. The show then heads east on NE 2nd St to SE 5th Ave

Click here for more information.

When: Saturday and

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The Christmas holiday festivities are starting and this Saturday, head to the Downtown at the Gardens to help start the holiday season.

The event begins at 5 pm and will feature live music, festive stilt walkers, holiday crafts, kid’s activities, a dazzling light show and the lighting of the Christmas tree in the center court of the outdoor shopping and lifestyle center.

All are welcomed to attend the holiday festivities and Christmas tree lighting.

Event Details:
When: Saturday, November 30th
Time: 5 pm to 8 pm
Location: Centre Court at the Downtown at the Gardens, located at 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Avenue, Palm Beach Gardens.

Click here for more details.

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