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If you are looking for a fun and educational place to take your family or some friends give the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in Boca Raton a try! This nature center prides itself on being a coastal and marine sanctuary. They rehabilitate hundreds of endangered marine animals, specializing in sea turtles. From the great leatherback turtles to Florida’s favorite loggerheads, the Gumbo Limbo Center is a happy home for these special creatures. 

Gumbo Limbo’s Mission: To support coastal and marine education, conservation and research endeavors of the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center. 

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center offers a variety of programs for kids, adults, schools and families. In fact, there is an activity planned that is available to the public every day.

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Miami Spice, Dine Out Lauderdale and Flavor Palm Beach come together for a mouth-watering restaurant promotion that will showcase the very best cuisine of South Florida.

Restaurants from Miami to Jupiter, Florida will be defining the art of dining within sunny South Florida. Choose from three course meals to signature dishes that are created by the world-renowned chefs, typically at lower prices this month!

The two month Miami Spice is colliding with Dine Out Lauderdale and Flavor Palm Beach for an entire month of dining specials in September and for Broward County, a couple weeks into October too! Nearly, everyone enjoys dining out once and awhile, and a nicely prepared meal at a fancy restaurant is something a lot of people love but don’t do

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Brace yourself for a performance of a lifetime with Cirque Du Soleil’s new show, Varekai in Sunrise. The audience will be tantalized by the story of an ancient prophecy set amongst the backdrop of a magical forest and volcano. Varekai begins when the jaw dropping characters descend from the sky and into the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. Sunrise is just south of Boca Raton and north of Fort Lauderdalein Broward County. The story of Varekai begins as Icarus, a lonely young man as he drops from the sky and lands in the opulent, astonishing realm called Varekai. 

In the Roman slang language that was used by gypsy travelers, the word Varekai (pronounced ver•ay•’kie) means “wherever.” The set is reminiscent of a kaleidoscope filled with mystical creatures

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Fall is finally on its way to south Florida! The fall months of September to November are some of the best months you can experience here in Palm Beach County. The average temperatures range anywhere from the 70s to mid 80s and the sun is always shining. The weather is perfect and the holiday spirit starts to flow. With Thanksgiving and Halloween around the corner the area is filled with charm and fun events. Festive pumpkin patches and holiday inspired décor adorn the streets of south Florida. 

Local residents of North Palm Beach, Jupiter and Singer Island all the way to Boca Raton have the rare luxury to still enjoy the beach and boating during the fall months in Florida. In fact, these months are some of the best. The sun is warm and the air is

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South Florida beaches are beyond packed this summer, not only with sunbathing humans but also with exceptional crowds of sea turtles!

“As of August 5th, there have been 15,261 sea turtle nests recorded on the 9.5 miles of beach Loggerhead Marinelife Center monitors, from Jupiter to Juno Beach, Florida. “The nesting season is not even over yet!  In 2012, they recorded a total of 13,173 during the entire nesting season. The sea turtle nesting season runs from March through October for these endangered marine reptiles.
Green Sea Turtles were the highlight of conversation this year as researchers weren't positive as to what to anticipate.

Nesting patterns are unpredictable and alternate between year to year from lows to high years. Those South Florida

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Shop, dine and enjoy amongst the opulent and stylish backdrop that is Mizner Park in Boca Raton. With its Mediterranean revival and palm trees that seem to touch the sky, Mizner Park offers the perfect destination to enjoy a night on the town with friends, see a movie with your family or just take a stroll and peruse the boutiques. 

Mizner Park boasts a luxurious array of shops and boutiques to deliver its guests a first class shopping experience. You will be able to peruse fine jewelry stores including Hublot, Panorai and Van Cleef and Arpels. Beautiful clothing stores including Lord and Taylor, Tommy Bahama offer the finest in apparel for men, women and children. Mizner also offers specialty stores including the Boca Museum of Art and the Robin

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Golf.com and Sports Illustrated ranked all 50 states by their “Golfiness” and the state of Florida was given the top spot on the list. The list, compiled by Golf.com’s travel expert Joe Passov, was done by rating each state on a 0-50 scale in four categories: avidness of golfers, quantity and quality of courses, legacy/vibe, and Joe’s own rating.

Joe’s had this to say in his description of Florida:

“‘My parents didn't want to move to Florida, but they turned 60 and that's the law,’ joked Jerry Seinfeld. There are many reasons why so many PGA Tour pros from Europe and the U.S. make Florida their home: No state income tax, more courses (1,042) than any other state, terrific facilities and superb weather nearly year-round. The state also hosts a

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Father’s Day is this Sunday on June 21, 2015!

Whether your father figure is into boating and fishing, golf, or relaxing and watching sports, there are plenty of options to choose from here in the sunshine state and many ways to spoil him on his special day. 

For the Boater:
We live in a paradise, the State of Florida has proven to be one of the greatest fishing spots in the entire world! If you don’t have a boat, rest assured that there are many fishing guides or boat rentals available in every area of South Florida. Or a trip to Bass Pro Shop or Outdoor World could do the trick too by spoiling dad at one of the biggest fishing and hunting supply stores.

For the Golfer:
If Dad needs to brush up on his skills take him to the famous PGA National in Palm…
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Upcoming Fishing Tournament taking place at Bahia Mar Beach Resort & Yachting Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is hosting The 3rd Annual Bulls for Brooke on June 13, 2015.

This fishing tournament has been set up to help Brooke Thabit of Boca Raton, Florida who was paralyzed almost three years ago when she broke her neck by diving off a dock. The proceeds will help pay for the physical therapy and medical necessities.

The fishing tournament will be giving out prizes for the top three boats, the top angler, top female angler and junior angler for who can reel in the heaviest dolphin, 30 pounds or more! This is definently worthwhile fishing tournament as first prize is $10,000!

Register online at: Bulls for Brooke or at 5:00 p.m. on June 12th before

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As one of South Florida’s most natural thrills, it is always amazing to most that some 3,000 enormous sea turtles still lumber onto South Florida’s beaches at night to lay their eggs.  
Every summer, March through October, our pristine beaches are decorated with neon colored tape and signs to show where these ancient creatures have buried their nest.

Under the pale light the moon shines onto the beaches, turtle nesting season is such an awe-inspiring scene to watch. As the sea turtles wade their way up to the beach to dig holes in the sand and lay their eggs to then disappear back into the deep blue.
Up and down the beautiful Atlantic Coast, you can witness this amazing spectacle yourself as many environmental groups and parks organize the summer nighttime…
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