May 2021

There are 89 blog entries for May 2021.

The Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium located within Downtown Abacoa is hosting three baseball games beginning this Thursday. Downtown Abacoa is home to a variety of shops, boutiques, restaurants, and entertainment to check out before attending one of the baseball games this Memorial Day weekend.

The Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium is home to two Minor League Baseball Teams, The Jupiter Hammerheads, and the Palm Beach Cardinals. The stadium is also home to two Major League Baseball Teams, the St. Louis Cardinals, and the Miami Marlins during their Spring Training.

This weekend’s baseball games begin this Thursday, May 27th with the Jupiter Hammerheads versus the Clearwater Threshers. Downtown Abacoa is also hosting their weekend Open- Air Dining Series

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Good news for cruise travelers, Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line has announced that cruising will begin out of the Port of Palm Beach beginning this summer. The first cruise back into the Port will begin sailing to Freeport, Bahamas beginning July 2nd.

The Grand Classica ship will be the first cruise back in the Port of Palm Beach. Normally the cruise line has two ships that leave out of Palm Beach County, The Grand Classica and the Grand Celebration. Both ships offer several dining venues, entertainment, lounges, bars, pools, a kid’s club, casinos, unlimited food, and drink packages.

Bahamas Paradise Cruise line started in 2014 and began sailing from Palm Beach to the Bahamas a year later. The port was chosen because of its central location within Palm

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The public can now help marine life by adopting a sea turtle through the Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Adopt a Sea Turtle program. This unique program helps to benefit further research, rehabilitation projects, and the continuous care for the injured, sick, and endangered sea turtles housed at the Loggerhead Marinelife Center.

The Loggerhead Marinelife Center is a non-profit organization located in Juno Beach. The center’s mission is to help protect marine life and to help promote ocean conservation. The center rescues injured or endangered sea turtles to bring to their sea turtle hospital for further care and diagnosis before releasing back into the ocean.

Through the Adoption program medication, food and tank maintenance, research and hospital

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The quaint beach town of Hobe Sound has a couple of interesting tidbits and tales you may not have heard. Here are a handful of interesting facts about the sleepy seaside town of Hobe Sound in Martin County.

  1. In the early 1900s, Hobe Sound was also known as "Olympia" because the 12,000 acres of the Gomez Spanish Land [land in Hobe Sound granted by Spain to Don Eusebio Gomez for his "services to the crown"] was bought by the Olympia Improvement Corp. with the goal to create a Greek town where movies could be filmed and produced. They built a Greek-style school, installed architectural lamp posts, and named the streets after Greek and Roman gods which still bear them today, like Athena, Olympus, Mars, Apollo, Adonis, Mercury, and Saturn streets,
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The City of Boynton Beach and the non-profit organization Azul for Better Living are holding a clothing drive through May 24, 2021.  Boynton Beach is accepting clothing donations to help support local adults with disabilities. If you have unused items, please drop off cleaned and bagged clothing to Boynton Beach City Hall.  City hall is located at 100 East Ocean Avenue and will be accepting donations Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.   

Please help make a difference by supporting the economic development for local adults with disabilities.  The City of Boynton Beach Americans with Disabilities Director, Debbie Majors stated, “We are proud to support Azul for the Better Living and the special needs community. These creative designers can take the

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Constitution Park, 399 Seabrook Road, Tequesta has something for everyone - children's playgrounds, fitness trail, putting green, skateboard park, basketball courts and more. The meticulously maintained park is covered by a canopy of mature oak trees. In order to maintain the impeccable quality of the park, routine improvements are required. 

Constitution Park is a true asset in the Village of Tequesta.  It will be closed for enhancements Monday, May 17, 2021 – June 4, 2021. On the improvement schedule, Constitution park will be getting upgrades to the walking trail, drainage, and landscaping. The Skate Park will continue to be open during improvements.

The park is awesome with a nice big green space as well as a huge gazebo in the center. The

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Palm Beach County is home to the John D MacArthur Beach State Park, the only state park located within the county.  The park was established in 1989 and its purpose is to protect Florida’s southeast coast.

The park is located in North Palm Beach and is situated between the Lake Worth Lagoon and the Atlantic Ocean. The park is home to more than seven species of plants, more than 22 species of animal’s roam throughout the park and features more than 438 acres of natural environment.

An Estuary is located within the northern section of the park and features an Anastacia Limestone Rock Reef that was formed more than 125,00 years ago. The reef is mostly made of limestone and is one of Palm Beach County’s best snorkeling spots.

The State Park offers a

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The Village Council of North Palm Beach recently created a new ordinance allowing golf carts to be driven legally on Village-owned streets. Florida State law forbids the use of a golf cart on any public street unless the local government passes an ordinance specifically for local roads. Under state law, golf carts are defined as "a motor vehicle that is designed and manufactured for operation on a golf course ... and is not capable of exceeding 20 miles an hour." 

It is a great experience driving through the Village of North Palm Beach on golf carts or low-speed vehicle. One must remember to always drive carefully and be considerate of your neighbors. Also, if you use a vehicle on the golf course, please stay on the paths as much as possible

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Jupiter’s Harbourside Place is hosting their reoccurring Classic Car Show this upcoming weekend. Dozens of classic and antique cars will be rolling into Harbourside this Saturday afternoon.

Gather your friends and family and come check out some of the world’s most unique cars. The popular Car Show happens once a month and is always hosted on a Saturday towards the end of the month. The Classic Car Show is hosted by South East Classics.

The Car Show is currently accepting cars to be featured in the show. All makes, all models, and all years are welcomed to join in on the Car Show. The Classic Car Show starts at 2 pm this Saturday, May 22nd. The day will feature participant and spectator choice awards.

Other events happened this weekend at

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The South Florida Fair is at this juncture to celebrate Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary! The South Florida Fair will feature its original theme of “An Earthly A-Fair”. Visit the fairgrounds between May 7, 2021 - May 23, 2021 and check out all the attractions at 9067 Southern Boulevard in West Palm Beach.  Over 200 rides and games, both indoor and outdoor attractions to amuse the family. Do not forget to leave your diet at home and enjoy all the South Florida Fair favorite foods (fried Oreos, corn dogs, cotton candy, etc.) to everyone’s favorite pig racing! 

North America’s largest traveling Ferris wheel, the Midway Sky Eye, is more than 150 feet in the air.  The giant Ferris wheel is centerstage on the thrilling midway.  The midway is where

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