Things to Do This Weekend in The Palm Beaches

Discover all the things to do this weekend in Palm Beach County (August 25-27)

Enjoy a free concert on the West Palm Beach waterfront, join a cacao ceremony at Mounts Botanical Garden, or join an adventurous scavenger hunt! Here we have rounded up the best things to do this weekend in The Palm Beaches.

Celebrate Women’s Equality Day at The Square, spend a Saturday night at the Boca Museum’s Art & Ale Soirée, or raise your glass at the Beer Fest at BRK Republic. Here we have rounded up the best things to do this weekend in The Palm Beaches.

Events for Friday, August 25

Art After Dark – Trivia Night, West Palm Beach

Each Friday night from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm, the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach organizes Art After Dark—a fun mix of art and entertainment featuring a docent-led tour, an open studio, live music, and more! This Friday, join the Norton Museum for an unforgettable evening of pub-style trivia, hosted by Great Big Trivia, with questions spanning pop culture, art, history, sports, current events, music, and more. Click here for more details.

Location: Norton Museum of Art, 1450 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Julius Sanna and the Positively Africa Experience, Delray Beach

Julius Sanna is a Tanzanian born, Kenyan raised, American influenced guitarist, composer and singer. When he moved to the United States he met and collaborated with other musicians from other parts of the world like Mexico and Brazil. His music is a reflection of his international exposure blending African grooves with funk and soul with a touch of contemporary jazz. His influences include Osibisa, Carlos Santana and George Benson. He features South Florida’s grooviest collection of musicians to make it a memorable evening.

Time: 8 – 10 pm

Cost: $30-$35. Get tickets.

Location: Arts Garage, 94 NE 2nd Ave., Delray Beach, FL 33444.

Julius Sanna and the Positively Africa Experience

Events for Saturday, August 26

The Smoogies, Delray Beach

The Smoogies Band is an exciting and dynamic group of musicians hailing from South Florida, known for their eclectic blend of groove, R&B, and jazz music. With a line-up consisting of talented musicians Harvel Nakundi, Dion Kerr, Vaughn Henry and Dave Chiverton, this band is not to be missed. Their musical journey has taken them to many venues across the United States, showcasing their unique sound and captivating audiences wherever they go. With their impressive track record and years of experience, the Smoogies Band is an ideal choice for any festival looking to add some soulful and electrifying music to the lineup.

Time: 8 pm – 10 pm.

Cost: $35 – $40. Get tickets

Location: Arts Garage, 94 NE 2nd Ave., Delray Beach, FL 33444.

The Smoogies, Delray Beach

The Sweet Life of Honey Bees & Honey Tasting with Joanna Diamond, West Palm Beach

Enter the enchanting and fascinating world of honey bees, discover little known but intriguing facts about them, and learn how you can help our tiny, humble, hardworking friends to help us. Find out what challenges they face, dispel myths, and find out why beekeeping is so mesmerizing. Delve into the incredible edible world of honey and explore other magical bee products. Meet charming little Orchid Bees, and enjoy an in-depth honey tasting session. Joanna will have local raw honey for sale after class, as well as a few orchid bee feeders.

Time: 10 am – 12 pm

Register here.

Location: Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33415.

Sunrise Beach Yoga at The Seagate, Delray Beach

Kick off your Saturday with The Seagate’s sunrise beach yoga! The class is open to all ages and levels. Bring a mat, a towel, and water.

Time: 8:00 am – 9:00 am.

Sign up here.

Location: The Seagate Beach Club 401 South Ocean Boulevard Delray Beach, FL 33483.

Women’s Equality Day, West Palm Beach

Hosted at The Square, join Rohi’s Readery and The Women’s Foundation of Florida this Saturday from 3 to 7 pm to honor and celebrate Women’s Equality Day. This event will highlight ALL women and the intersectionality of identities with activities for all ages, including a panel discussion led by local community leaders and youth activists, local author storytime of “I Can’t Wait to Vote” and art activity, inclusive wellness conversation, and a community networking event. Meet organizations doing powerful work around women’s advocacy and women-owned businesses at the community pop-up.

 Time:  3-7 pm

Register here.

LocationRohi’s Readery 600 South Rosemary Avenue ##162 West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Women's Equality Day
Courtesy of The Square

2nd Annual Beer Fest at BRK Republic, West Palm Beach

Get ready to raise your glasses and wag your tails at BRK Republic’s Second Annual West Palm Beach Beer Festival! This one-of-a-kind, dog-friendly event will be supporting two local nonprofits that are near and dear to our hearts: Friends of Jupiter Beach and Lake Worth Beach Cares.

Sample and savor a wide assortment of craft beers, indulge in the rich flavors of handpicked wines, and experience the artistry of expertly crafted spirits that cater to your discerning palate. This year, there will also be an exclusive section featuring select nonalcoholic brands, ensuring that everyone can enjoy the festival to the fullest. 

Time: 6 pm – 10 pm.

Get tickets.

Location: BRK Republic 521 Clematis Street West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Candle Making Class, West Palm Beach

Join Light House Candle and Scent Bar behind The Greet House from 5-6 pm for a night of candle making at The Square! During the 60-minute class, you will create your own custom candle. You will start by getting your sniff on with 10 scent options, followed by choosing between 3 vessel styles. A Scentologist will help you create a custom scent by mixing scents to create something delicious. Come get creative with us and create something wonderful! 

Register here.

Time: 5-6 pm.

Location: The Square, 700 South Rosemary Avenue West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Candle Making Class
Courtesy of The Square

Sculpt And Sweat With 1 Fitness, West Palm Beach

Join 1 Fitness instructors for a 45-minute barre and pilates-inspired class on the lawn at The Square open to all levels.

Time: 9-9:45 am

Art & Ale Soiree, Boca Raton

Experience an unforgettable fusion of creativity and flavor at the Boca Museum’s Art & Ale Soirée. It’s an exquisite evening where art and craft beer unite in perfect harmony.

Unique flavors of local craft brews await while you soak in live music and an exclusive evening viewing of the Museum’s critically-acclaimed summer exhibitions. Delight your taste buds with pub-style food and treats from some of South Florida’s most innovative breweries and restaurateurs.

Partners include:

·       Barrel of Monks Brewing

·       American Social Bar & Kitchen

·       Crazy Uncle Mike’s

·       Prosperity Brewers

·       Yard House

·       Cielito Artisan Pops

Time: 5:00-9:00 pm

Get tickets.

Location: Boca Raton Museum of Art, 501 Plaza Real, Boca Raton FL 33432.

Miami Vice on the Rooftop, West Palm Beach

Celebrate the summer season at the Treehouse by dancing under the stars and enjoying the breathtaking views of the city. Don’t forget to dress to impress in your finest Miami Vice-inspired outfit. Prize to the best Miami Vice look!

Time: 7 – 11 pm

Get tickets.

Location: Treehouse, 380 Trinity Place West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

LGBTQ+ Day Party, Lake Worth Beach

Join the ultimate LGBTQ Day Party at the Bamboo Room and celebrate love, diversity, and fabulousnes all night long.

Time: 3:30 – 9 pm.

Get tickets.

Location: Bamboo Room 25 South J Street Lake Worth, FL 33460.

JoJo’s Farmers Market Jupiter

Shop a variety of local vendors at JoJo’s Farmers’ Market, including wellness and healthy eating products. The Market is home to a number of local professionals who go above and beyond to give back to the community through the products they offer. Join a free fitness class with AWAT The Fitness Truck at 9:15 am, and a free yoga with Maddie Eunis class at 10 am.

Time: 9 am – 2 pm.

Location: Carlin Park 400 Florida A1A Jupiter, FL 33477.

Events for Sunday, August 27

HIIT Workout with 1 Fitness, West Palm Beach

Join 1 Fitness instructors for 45 minutes of high-intensity functional movements using various resistance training techniques combined with cardio intervals to improve strength, help build lean muscle and maximize calorie burn. These classes are perfect for all levels. 

Hours: from 9-9:45 am.

Sign up and view the class schedule here.

Location: The Square, 700 South Rosemary Avenue West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Cacao Ceremony & Sound Immersion Experience with Casa Rituals, West Palm Beach

Time: 10 am – 11:30 am

Join a relaxing cacao ceremony at Mounts Botanical Garden. Upon arrival you will receive a ceremonial smudging and blessing, helping to release any burdens from your day-to-day life. Then you will be given a cup of the highest quality, Ceremonial Cacao to take part in our sacred heart-opening Cacao Ceremony. Finally, you’ll relax with Yoga Nidra mediation and deep sound healing during which you will be immersed in the healing energies of the Gong, Crystal singing bowls and other high-frequency instruments. Register here.

Location: Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33415.

Casa Rituals Cacao Ceremony
Courtesy of Mounts Botanical Garden

More Things to Do

The Square Live Music, West Palm Beach

This weekend, catch these live acts on the lawn at The Square.

Location: The Square, 700 South Rosemary Avenue West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Pop The Top at Topside, Jupiter

Date & Time: Saturdays and Sundays, 12 am – 4 pm

This weekend head up to Topside and enjoy bottomless Mimosas ($20 for Four Flavors:

Passion Fruit, Orange Juice, Lychee, Frozen Champagne) for 1.5 hours maximum.

Location: 1116 Love Street, Jupiter, FL 33477.

Rooftop Yoga at The Ben, West Palm Beach

Join a yoga class on the rooftop of The Ben, Autograph Collection every Friday and Sunday at 6:30 am for a magical sunrise vinyasa flow. The class is FREE to hotel guests and open to the public for a suggested $15 donation to your instructor. Walk-ins are welcome.

For more information, call (561) 655-4001.

Location: The Ben Autograph Collection Hotel, 251 N. Narcissus Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Rooftop Yoga at the Ben

Latin Nights – Calaveras Cantina, Boca Raton

Calaveras Cantina brings you nights filled with salsa, merengue and bachata!

Dance the Night away at Calaveras Cantina on Friday and Saturday Nights with live DJs from 9:30 pm to 12:30 am.

Location: Calaveras Cantina 409 Plaza Real Boca Raton, FL 33432.