Searching for Things to Do with your family in Palm Beach County? Check out the current list from Palm Beach Parenting magazine! Please note events are subject to change and please call to confirm or register if needed. Have an event you would like to submit? Please fill out our event submission form here.
NOW OPEN • New Exhibit: “Hall of Heroes” at South Florida Science Center and Aquarium Join us for the opening of Hall of Heroes, a brand new exhibit all about superheroes. Visit www.sfsciencecenter.org for more info. 4801 Dreher Trail North, WPB.
October Pumpkin Painting Parties at Kids Need More Art in Jupiter Join KNMA on one of the following dates in October: 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 19 and 20. Times vary so please check their website for more information. The cost is $30 per artist/$25 each additional family member painting a pumpkin. Price includes pumpkin, pizza and all supplies. Ages 5-12 unless otherwise noted on our website. Artists under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. Visit www.kidsneedmoreart.com for more information call 561.746.4576. 1155 Main Street, #116, Jupiter.
Fri., Sat., & Sun., Oct. 18-20, 9AM – 9PM; Oct. 25-27, 9AM – 9PM; • Boo at the Zoo at Palm Beach Zoo Now in its 21st year, Palm Beach Zoo’s not-so-scary Halloween tradition returns. Boo at the Zoo is a SPOOKTACULAR, safe and fun trick-or-treat environment for children of all ages! Plus, character meet and greets, costume contests, WILD prizes, kids DJ/dance parties, and more! The candy we give away comes from manufacturers who belong to the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) or follow comparable sustainability practices. The harvesting of palm oil in Southeast Asia is one of the biggest threats to Malayan tigers and wildlife. Most Boo at the Zoo activities are included in admission. For more information call 561.533.0887 or visit www.palmbeachzoo.org. 1301 Summit Boulevard, West Palm Beach.
Sat., Oct. 19 • 10 AM – 4 PM Fall Festival at Loggerhead Marinelife Center During this FREE family-friendly event, guests will be able to partake in our updated fall education and conservation programs and learn about how to be more sustainable in their everyday lives. Our lovable mascot, Fletch, will be on campus and available for photos in our Fall-themed courtyard. Call 561.627.8280 for more info or visit www.marinelife.org. 14200 U.S. Highway One, Juno Beach.
Fri. & Sat., Oct. 25, 26 • 6:30 – 9 PM Halloween at the Y Little ghosts and goblins are invited to come and join us for our Annual Halloween at the Y event! This safe and fun family event features games, hayrides, haunted houses, Trick or Treating and more spooky fun! On Oct. 25 visit the DeVos-Blum Family Y in Boynton and on Oct. 26 visit the Peter Blum Family Y in Boca. The cost to attend is one bag of candy for Y Members and $5 for Adults/$15 for children for Non-Y Members. For more info call DeVos-Blum Y at 561.798.9622 or Peter Blum Y at 561.395.9622 or visit www.ymcaspbc.org/halloween.
Fri., Oct. 25 • 6 – 9 PM Nights at the Museum at South Florida Science Center and Aquarium This month’s theme is “Spooky Sciencee.” On the last Friday of each month, guests of all ages can enjoy extended hours of exploration at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium! Each Night at the Museum is a different theme, which includes various interactive science crafts, activities, entertainment, exhibits, planetarium shows, and a chance to view the night sky in Palm Beach County’s only public observatory! Food and beverages will be available for purchase throughout the evening. Admission is $14.95 for adults, $12.95 for seniors, $10.95 for children (3-12), FREE for children under 3, and $6 for adult members (child members are FREE). Visit www.sfsciencecenter.org for more info. 4801 Dreher Trail North, WPB.
Sat., Oct. 26 • 12:30pm-3pm, 4pm-6:30pm, 7:30pm-11pm Halloween Ice Skating at Palm Beach Skate Zone Ice Skating, Costumes, & Candy! Oh My! Bring the whole family out to Palm Beach Skate Zone for ice skating, costume contests and trick or treating on the ice! Costume Contests during our 12:30-3pm & 4-6:30pm sessions will have 3 age groups: 6 & Under, 7-11 years & 12 & Older. These sessions will also have trick or treating on the ice. Skate rental is available. Visit www.pbskatezone.com or call 561.963.5900 for more information. 8125 Lake Worth Road, Lake Worth.
Anytime Painting at Rhythm & Hues Come whenever it is convenient for you! Available anytime during our operating hours. Go online or call the center to reserve your spot! Prices run between $20.50-$24.00 for the session. Visit https://rhythmandhues.com/ for more information and for a list of all available art and music classes or call 561.216.1027. Rhythm & Hues is located at 5016 S Dixie Hwy, West Palm Beach.
Ongoing Classes at Center for Creative Education The Center for Creative Education is an educational nonprofit that was created more than 20 years ago to strengthen the presence of the arts in the classrooms of Palm Beach County. The Center offers classes for both children and adults alike. Classes include visual arts, theatre, music, movie making and much more. Days and times vary so visit https://cceflorida.org for a schedule and a complete list of available classes or call 561.805.9927.
Fall Class Series #1 at Kids Need More Art in Jupiter Kids Need More Art’s fall art classes help to promote a well-balanced education for young children through the creative process. Check out our new six-week class sets for elementary ages designed to meet the needs and busy schedules of our families and enrich the lives of our young artists! For more information including days and times offered visit www.kidsneedmoreart.com or call 561.746.4576. 1155 Main Street, Jupiter.
Ongoing Programs at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center Join us every Tuesday from 11 AM – 12:00 PM for a FREE guided walk along the Ashley Trail, a quarter-mile natural trail that winds through the Butterfly Garden, Coastal Hammock, and Mangroves, to a sandy beach by the Intracoastal. Meet on the front porch of the Nature Center. Located at 1801 N. Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton.
Daily Wildlife Feedings at The Sandoway Discovery Center The Sandoway Discovery Center, offers a glimpse into S. Florida’s fragile marine and freshwater environments through educational exhibits and programs. Our unique facility is an exciting hands-on learning experience. Please join us for Shark feedings every Tues. through Sat. at 10:30 AM and Sun. at 1:30 PM, alligator feedings every Wed. and Sat. at 1 PM, and stingray feedings Tues. – Sat. at 2:45 PM. Admission is $5 for everyone 3 years and up. Palm Beach Zoo members are free! Call us at 561.274.7263 for more info. 142 S. Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach.
Ongoing Sessions Wednesdays 6 – 7:30 PM Social Skills Group for Ages 9-12 Improve self confidence, maintain friendships, anger management, conflict resolution, manners and more. For information call Madeleine Grossmayer, LCSW at 561.602.1485or Stacey Longhini, LCSW at 561.301.4260. Classes are held at the Lake Wellington Professional Center.
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