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The Costume Museum at the Wick Theatre in Boca Raton is a display unlike any other around. 

It houses the finest costumes ever worn on the Broadway stage made by some of the most famous designers in the history of the American Musical Theatre. The costumes are from more than 35 Broadway production and are valued at more than $20 million. 

The museum is presented in an interactive environment with a tour guide. Get a close look at attire worn for "Titanic," "Camelot," "Dracula," "My Fair Lady," and much more.

Come see this beautiful showcase at the incredible Wick Theatre. 

7901 N. Federal Hwy., Boca Raton, FL 33487.

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The Funky Buddha Brewery has a new annual tradition to celebrate the return of their popular Maple Bacon Coffee Porter. 

This "breakfast in a glass" is a craft beer brew was names one of the best in People Magazine and rated world's second best porter by BeerAdvocate.com. It became famous upon its release at Funky Buddha's original brewery in Boca Raton in 2011. Each year since, the brewery hosts a full-on festival to mark the limited bottle release. 

The festival includes live music, street food from local trucks, and more than 100 specialty beers from Funky Buddha and guests.

The party is on Saturday, January 13th from 1- 5 p.m. at Funky Buddha in Fort Lauderdale.

Be safe, book an Uber and a hotel and stay the night. In the morning, head

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The 2018 edition of the southXeast: Contemporary Southeastern art is a collection of current art from emerging and underrepresented mid-career artists from several southeastern cities.

The art will be on display at the Florida Atlantic University Ritter Art Gallery. The aim is simple for the exhibit: for students and other audiences to benefit by seeing high quality artwork not commonly seen but still happening in South Florida. The area is a growing center of contemporary art activity, and becoming known globally for it.

Come support our area's increasing art culture and see the unique approaches to contemporary art making. Discover the studio art disciplines taught in FAU’s Department of Visual Arts and Art History at the Ritter Gallery.

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The 31st annual Boca Fest is happening January 13th and 14th at the Boca Town Center. 

This judged event showcases nearly 200 artists from around the country displaying all mediums. Featuring gorgeous sculptures, paintings, jewels, photographs, ceramics and more, the art festival has remained one of the most popular events of the year in Boca Raton. 

Meet the artists and talk about their inspiration and techniques at this fine arts fetival. You can commission a specific piece if it calls to you. The event is otherwise free goes from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. 

6000 Glades rd., Boca Raton, Fl 33431.

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The Sunshine Music Festival returns to Florida next week! One of their stops is Boca Raton on Sunday, January 14th. A favorite for folk music lovers, the concert takes place at the Mizner Park Amphitheatre, Boca's grogeous outdoor amphitheatre, colonnade, and concert green.

The lineup features 7 live bands; the duo of Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi, Mike Gordon from Phish, the boys in Medski Martin & Wood, Galactic, Hot Tuna, The Sufferers, and Foundation of Funk. These bands play all different kinds of music- some jazz, R&B, and funk, others blues and rock and more.

Musicians will play on two stages starting at noon. There will also be wine, beer, and food on site. For more information and tickets, click here. 

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Join Gumbo Limbo Nature Center for a marine feeding and Sea Turtle Talk this Friday!

Gumbo Limbo's  outdoor marine aquarium is filled with tons of fish, sharks, sting rays, and other aquatic life. Watch these fish get fed and see their behaviors.

An educational lecture will be presented while the feeding is going on. Learn about connections between mangroves and reef fish species, fish in their habitats, and more. This fascinating presentation will take place at 12:30 p.m.

Explore the center and stick around for the turtle talk at 2 p.m. and discover the sea turtle rehabilitation program at Gumbo Limbo. More than 100 turtles were taken care of last year, and you can meet the current patients and hear their stories.

These programs are free

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Sometimes it's a little hard to get into the Christmas spirit in Florida when you're walking around in flip flops. Well, get ready for Christmas nostalgia because Delray Beach has a Christmas Miracle! 

"Miracle" pop-up bar is going to put you in the holiday spirit real quick. The pop-up Christmas bar has over 50 locations across the country but only one in Florida and it's right here in Palm Beach County. Miracle has taken over the Death or Glory drinking den in Delray for the winter holiday. 

The bar has been transformed into your Christmas livingroom from childhood- with a few extras of course. It's a party place decorated for the season with Christmas trees, tinsel, shiny garlands, plastic Santas and reindeer, lots of lights, and of course-

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A timeless tradition filled with the spirit of the holiday is the famous Nutcracker Ballet. Coming to Boca Raton this weekend is Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet performed in a way that resumes to mesmerize audiences. 

The Nutcracker is a classic holiday story about the Nutcracker Prince, a mischievous Mouse King and a beautiful Sugarplum Fairy. This year two dancers from the American Ballet Theatre perform the main characters. Watch the magic unfold in the form of dance and incredible orchestra music. The Boca Ballet’s rendition of the Nutcracker is sure to impress its guests. 

The Boca Raton Ballet’s Nutcracker performance schedule for the 2017 season is as follows:

November 24, 2017 at 7:30pm
November 25, 2017 at 2:00pm & 7:30pm 
November 26, 2017

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Veteran’s Day is upon us and it is a day to celebrate all of those who have fought for our country. “The Veterans Day National Committee recognizes select Veterans Day observances throughout the country that represent fitting tributes to America’s heroes serve as models for other communities to follow in planning their own observances.”

There are celebrations and events from a household level to a large public level that take place across the nation. For local Palm Beach County residents, the City of Boca Raton and the Florida Wind Symphony are hosting a concert sure to be a special experience. 

The day will begin on Veteran’s Day, November 11th with a ceremony dedicated to our veterans at 9am at the Boca Raton Cemetery. The Florida Wind Symphony

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The Florida home of the Scripps Research Institute is located at 130 Scripps Way, Jupiter on the campus of South Florida's Florida Atlantic University Honors College. The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) is one of the world's largest, private, non-profit research organization It is a non-profit biomedical research and education facility.   The main institute is headquartered in San Diego, California.  The Scripps Institute in home to over 3,000 scientists, technicians, graduate students and administrative staff and other staff making it one of the largest non-profit biomedical research institutes in the world.

Scripps Florida focus on basic biomedical research and drug discovery. Researchers using the latest cutting-edge technologies, focus on

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