Get ready for some fun in the sun this summer in The Palm Beaches. As Florida’s Cultural Capital®, there’s a constant stream of cultural experiences and attractions occurring throughout the region – and summer is certainly no exception. The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, the official local arts agency in the region, has outlined dozens of cultural events, exhibits and attractions this summer on their website. A sampling of attractions includes:
Sabrina Fair – Boca Raton
June 7-22, 2019
Presented by the FAU Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters, Sabrina Fair is a modern take on the classic Cinderella story. Tickets cost $27 and can be purchased in advance online.
Family Saturdays: Walk on the Wild Side with Creature Adventures – Lake Worth
July 13, 2019 at 10 a.m.
Visitors are invited to come and meet live animal ambassadors from the Palm Bach Zoo, explore what makes these animals so special and how to protect them in the wild. The program is free and includes live animals, themed activities and a take-home craft.
Twilight Yoga at the Light – Jupiter
Mondays (times vary)
Experience the serenity of yoga on the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum’s Lighthouse Deck at sunset every Monday. Stay fit and calm the mind in this class for all levels! $10 per person. Bring a yoga mat, water bottle and a flashlight.
Saving the Planet with Sex and Sunscreen – West Palm Beach
July 17, 2019 at 6 p.m.
As part of their Conservation Leadership Lecture Series, the Palm Beach Zoo presents “Saving the Planet with Sex and Sunscreen.” Guests are invited to enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and animal encounters and learn how to help save coral reefs.
Seven Solos – Delray Beach
This exhibition features seven unique, site-specific immersive experiences created by seven featured artists and can only be seen at the Cornell Art Museum. Admission costs $8 (general); $5 (seniors 65+ and students with ID); free admission for children under 12, Old School Square members and veterans.
Beyond the Cape! Comics and Contemporary Art – Boca Raton
Featuring video, photography, sculpture, prints, drawings and tapestries, “Beyond the Cape!” shows how some of the most currently sought-after contemporary artists are influenced by graphic novels and comic books. Rare comics, contemporary animation and rarely seen historic cartoons can all be found in the exhibition. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, and free for members, children, and students (with ID).
For more information on these and other outstanding cultural events in The Palm Beaches, visit www.palmbeachculture.com for a complete calendar of cultural experiences.
About Florida’s Cultural Capital®
The Palm Beaches is a collection of 39 cities and towns stretching from Boca Raton to Jupiter and Tequesta, with 47 miles of pristine Atlantic Ocean beaches and sophisticated art and culture. The destination has more than 200 cultural organizations that produce 42,000 events, exhibitions and performances annually.
The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County is the official support agency for arts and culture in The Palm Beaches, Florida’s Cultural Capital®. Headquartered in the historic Robert M. Montgomery, Jr. Building in Downtown Lake Worth, the Council presents exhibitions and performances featuring artists who live or work in Palm Beach County. The building also serves as a VISIT FLORIDA-designated Florida Certified Tourism Information Center, a helpful resource for visitors. The Council’s complimentary Cultural Concierge program provides visitors with expert recommendations, custom itineraries and enhanced access to local events, talent and venues.
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