There are 66 blog entries for December 2020.
Every weekend in Palm Beach County from now until late spring, there are several GreenMarkets in our area to purchase local crafts, baked goods, homemade items, fresh flowers, and fresh produce. The markets are brought together by the local towns to support our local growers and farmers. The GreenMarkets occur rain or shine.
Here are some of the GreenMarkets going on in our area this weekend.
Friday, December 18th
Twilight Green Market at Wellington: This Friday night from 5 pm to 9 pm the Town Center Promenade hosts their weekly Twilight Green Market.
Saturday, December 19th
Delray Beach GreenMarket: From 9 am to 2 pm this Saturday, the Delray Beach GreenMarket is taking place at Old School Square Park on Northeast Second Avenue.
Winterfest 2020 will be slightly adjusted to maximize social distancing during this pandemic, but not cancelled! Winterfest in Wellington has been a family fun event anticipated annually during the holiday season. We could not imagine a year without Winterfest, so…the organizers created the Winterfest 2020 “Live from Your Ride” Drive In!
It is a wonderful way to enjoy an evening of music, dancing and of course Winterfest favorite “Vanilla Ice” performing while you enjoy the festivities from your own individual car!
The health and safety of attendees, artists, crews, and staff is the top priority. This newly designed format will maximize social distancing and will meet all local health and safety standards, as well as state regulations.
Good Housekeeping Magazine conducted a study of the “60 Charming American Town You Haven’t Heard of But Should Visit ASAP” and not only but the Martin County’s Stuart has made the list. Stuart ranked number six of 60 charming American towns and one of a few Florida towns on the list.
The charming city is a favorite by many. Stuart is known as the Sailfish Capital of the world because of its location along the banks of the St. Lucie River, the Indian River Lagoon, and the eastern point of the Okeechobee waterways, where many sailfish are found in the waters.
This isn’t the first time Stuart has been on the favorite list. In 2016, the Coastal Living Magazine gave Stuart the “America’s Happiest Seaside Town” award. Stuart is also on the Smithsonian…
National Cupcake Day has finally arrived. Naturally, this is an entire day dedicated to enjoying your favorite miniature cakes topped with icing or other sweet treats. This year, the day, which takes place on December 15th each year, falls on a Tuesday. That means you have a perfect excuse to indulge! In celebration of the special day, let us look at some local Palm Beach County cupcake shoppes you may enjoy them.
In the grand scheme of desserts, cupcakes are a relatively new treat, but they have been around for a few hundred years. The small, individual cakes have been widely enjoyed in the United States since the 19th century, but their history extends further back than that. The first mention of cupcakes occurred around 1796 in a cookbook,…
The Royal Poinciana Plaza is excited to announce the return of SoulCycle. The series is part of the popular cycling studio’s SoulOutside by SoulCycle. Starting next week, SoulCycle is heading back to Palm Beach.
Classes being on Wednesday, December 23rd at the Royal Poinciana Plaza. This will be SoulCycle’s third time in Palm Beach since they began their Destination Soul program a few years ago. Destination Soul brings SoulCycle cycling classes to area where there is not a studio.
Through the new SoulOutside series, SoulCycle is taking their 45-minute indoor cycle class outdoors. The classes will take place seven days a week during the winter at The Royal Poinciana Playhouse behind the outdoor shopping and lifestyle center.
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There is always something entertaining to do in Delray Beach. Downtown Delray Beach has some of the best nightlife around, but did you know the good times start before the sun goes down? Check out all the Happy Hour offerings from many of our destinations. Relax, Unwind, and get "Happy" in Delray. Downtown Delray Beach, long known for its eclectic community and vibrant atmosphere, has become a cultural mecca. Renowned works of art adorn fine galleries and unique shops abound. The many art festivals and theater performances are a few favorites among visitors and locals alike.
Christmas in Delray Beach, Florida is a month-long holiday celebration with festivities happening almost every single day and night -- all in celebration of the Christmas…
For the ninth year, the City of West Palm Beach is bringing back a 700-ton sand tree, known as Sandi. Commencing on December 5, 2020 the sand Christmas will feature tree light shows and music. The shows and music will be presented from 6 to 10 p.m. daily through December 31, 2020 next to the 35-foot-tall “tree” in Sandi Land. Santa Claus will pose for photos sitting in a 6-foot-tall lifeguard chair, offering a safe distance between him and families.
The holiday season in West Palm Beach kicks off with the city’s annual tree lighting. However, this is no ordinary tree. "Sandi" is a massive, 700-ton tree made completely of sand. Sandi is decorated with thousands of lights and is one of the most mesmerizing sights for miles around. It is the time when a…
December is a very busy month for many. Several holidays occur during the month and December is the twelfth month of the Gregorian calendar and the last month of the year. To many, December is a favorite month because of the cooler temperatures, maybe even snow for some, and holiday events with friends and family.
Here are some interesting facts about December that you might not have known.
December was originally the tenth month of the Roman Calendar (until 153 BC). The word December comes from the Latin word decem, meaning ten.
December brings the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere and this day is the shortest day of the year. This year the winter solstice will occur on Monday, December 21st, making the day the first official day of…
The Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach offers a unique program that allows the public to adopt a sea turtle. The adoption program helps benefit the continuous care and treatment for the endangered, sick, and injured sea turtles housed at the sea turtle research and rehabilitation center.
The Loggerhead Marinelife Center is located in the Town of Juno Beach and is a non-profit whose mission is aimed to protect the ocean and all that live in it. The center and its staff help to provide treatment and rehabilitation to sea turtles before being released back into the ocean.
The Adopt a Turtle program offers six packages to choose from: The Basic Adoption Package, Enhanced Adoption Package, Deluxe Adoption Package, Adopt a Nest Package, Name a…