Events

Sep 09th 2014
04:30 p.m.-09:00 p.m.
Dining
Ron Brooks
Email
Palm Beach Zoo
1301 Summit Blvd.
West Palm Beach,
561/533-0887
Website

Food Truck Safari at the Palm Beach Zoo

Times to note: gates open at 4:30 p.m., truck windows open at 5:30 p.m., last ticket sold at 8:15 p.m. and the zoo closes at 9 p.m. Feed your inner animal at some of South Florida’s best food trucks inside the Zoo. Enjoy live music with Steven Vincent and Juan Nealon along with exciting zookeeper talks and up-close animal encounters. See palmbeachzoo.org/special-events for the truck list. Beer and wine is available for those 21 and older.

Zoo admission for the Food Truck Safari is $9 for adult members, $10 for adult non-members, $6 for child members, $7 for child non-members and free for those under 3.

Sep 10th 2014
12:00 p.m.-01:30 p.m.
Other
Jessica Roof
Email
Woodfield Country Club
3650 Club Place
Boca Raton,
561/750 1500
Website

Boca Raton Executive Club Meeting ft. Daniel Cane

The Executive Club has been designed as an influential networking group. The concept behind the Club is to network with successful professionals, high level executives and business owners from the greater Boca Raton area. A buffet luncheon will be served during the meeting with featured speaker Daniel Cane, CEO & Co-founder of Modernizing Medicine!

Sep 12th 2014 - Sep 13th 2014
01:00 a.m.
Festival
Monica Rosales
Email
Willow Theatre/Sugar Sand Park
300 S. Military Trail
Boca Raton,
786/493-8308
Website

Florida Documentary Film Festival Edition by DocMiami

Check out the best that documentary film making has to offer worldwide. We seek to provide film makers a forum which promotes their unique contributions to the evolution of the cultural arts within the State of Florida and within the entertainment industry as a whole.

Cost: $7 All-Day Access Pass (per day). Contact the Willow Theatre Box Office at 561/347-3948 to purchase your passes.

Sep 13th 2014
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Other
Charlene Jones
Email
Spady Cultural Heritage Museum
170 N.W. Fifth Ave.
Delray Beach,
561/279-8883
Website

Ride and Remember Historical Trolley Tour

We invite you to climb aboard The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum’s popular, monthly “Ride & Remember” Trolley Tour and enjoy the interactive, personalized stories of Delray Beach’s interesting origins and development. When you board the “Ride & Remember” Trolley Tour, the history of Delray Beach comes alive! Illustrated with colorful stories of the personalities and happenings that influenced the growth of the city, the tour does more than relay facts – it draws the riders back in time.

Sep 13th 2014
07:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Gala/Party
Monica Rosales
Email
Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center
201 Plaza Real
Boca Raton,
786/493-8308
Website

2014 DocMiami Florida Documentary Film Festival Awards

We cordially invite you to join us for the 2014 DocMiami Florida Documentary Film Festival Edition Awards Ceremony.

Ticket includes: Cocktails, H'rdouvers and Art Exhibit sponsored by the Mamushka Art Gallery and featured art by Jacqueline Ripstein, as well as our awards ceremony.

Sep 13th 2014 - Sep 14th 2014
Festival
Cameron Moore
Email
Museum of Discovery and Science
401 S.W. Second St.
Fort Lauderdale,
954/467-6637
Website

Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Kids Love & Family Expo

Event runs on: Saturday, Sept. 13 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 14, from 12 – 5 p.m.

Join us for a celebrity-filled extravaganza where family fun comes first! Kids will be entertained with tons of fun and interactive activities, while parents can discover the latest and greatest in products and entertainment from 75 vendors & sponsors! Plus, you’ll have a chance to meet celebs like, Kristi Yamaguchi, Olympic Gold Medalist & Dancing with the Stars winner! Expo is included in regular exhibit admission. 

Sep 16th 2014
06:00 p.m.-08:00 p.m.
Charity/Fundraiser
Maureen Ashe
Email
Jordan's Steak Bistro
10140 Forest Hill Blvd. #170
Wellington,
561/640-2995

Clinics Can Help Presents “Stars of the Bar” Celebrity Bartending Event

Clinics Can Help, the only nonprofit organization dedicated to improving access to healthcare by providing medical equipment to those in need, is proud to announce they will host their first event in the western communities of Palm Beach County. The event will feature Sherry Eastwood, Silvia Garcia, Dr. Faustino Gonzalez, and Richard Tendler hopping behind the bar and showing off their skills in an effort to raise funds for the nonprofit organization.

A $25 donation will provide guests complimentary appetizers and a buy one get one free drink.

Sep 16th 2014
10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Family
Robin Nierman
Email
YMCA of South Palm Beach County
6631 Palmetto Circle S.
Boca Raton,
561/300-3227
Website

YMCA of South Palm Beach County’s Diabetes Prevention Program

The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program is a community-based lifestyle improvement program for adults with prediabetes. Its purpose is to empower adults with lasting lifestyle changes that will improve their overall health and reduce their chance of developing type 2 diabetes. It's a 12-month program consisting of 16 weekly sessions followed by eight monthly maintenance sessions. Participants do not need to be YMCA members to participate.

Sep 16th 2014
11:30 a.m.-02:00 p.m.
Charity/Fundraiser
Nicole Rodriguez
Email
Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Hotel
999 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale,
954/712-1159
Website

2nd Annual BFF Luncheon

The Museum of Discovery and Science’s auxiliary organization, Friends of MODS, is hosting the 2nd Annual BFF (Building Fantastic Futures) luncheon on Sept. 16 at the Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Hotel (999 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale). Proceeds will benefit the Museum’s internship programs.

To register for the luncheon: modsevents.org or RSVP to Nicole Rodriguez by Sept. 14 at nrodriguez@mods.net. Ticket Prices: $60 Friends of MODS Members / $70 Non-Members. Or Tables of 10 for $600/$700 (includes recognition in the program).

Sep 17th 2014
06:30 p.m.-08:30 p.m.
Other
Zia Mohi
Email
Fork & Balls
1301 E. Las Olas Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale,
Website

Emerge Broward September Meet & Greet at Fork & Balls

The event is free for members and $20 for guests. One free drink and appetizers passed around. This is a social event to recruit new members; as well as, connecting young professionals with others in similar industries and with their industry leaders.

Sep 17th 2014
02:00 p.m.-04:00 p.m.
Charity/Fundraiser
Vegso Community Resource Center
261 N.W. 13th St.
Boca Raton,
561/336-4623
Website

Impact 100 Palm Beach County Grant Training for Nonprofits

Calling all nonprofits: grant training workshop for nonprofit organizations to learn about the different grant opportunities available from Impact 100 Palm Beach County for 2015.

Sep 18th 2014
07:00 p.m.-
Music
Arts Garage
180 N.E. First St.
Delray Beach,
561/450-6357

Havana Nights – An Evening of Music and Mojitos

Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse, Inc. (AVDA) is excited to present “Havana Nights – An Evening of Music and Mojitos." The fundraiser will feature Miami-based musical group - Bohemia Cuban Music. Bohemia plays the traditional music of Cuba – danzon, bolero, cha cha cha – with a unique, fresh approach.

AVDA promotes violence-free relationships and social change by offering alternative choices to end violence and domestic abuse.  For more information about Havana Nights or AVDA’s services, please visit avdaonline.org or call 561/265-3797.

Sep 18th 2014
06:00 p.m.-08:00 p.m.
Family
Tami Brehse
Email
Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience
1 Max Planck Way
Jupiter,
561/832-3231
Website

Max Planck Florida Career Panel

The Max Planck Florida Career Panel is an opportunity for students and teachers to hear from scientists in different stages of training, from undergraduate interns to research group leaders. They’ll share what inspired them to choose a career in science, and explain the educational and research backgrounds that got them where they are today. Students should come prepared to ask the scientists questions of their own—get creative! After the panel discussion, students will get a behind-the-scenes tour through MPFI’s research laboratories. The event is open to middle and high school students and teachers in Palm Beach County.

Space is limited; students must RSVP via maxplanckflorida.org/career-panel.html.

Sep 18th 2014 - Sep 28th 2014
07:00 p.m.-05:00 p.m.
Family
Elizabeth Prats
Email
BB&T Center, American Airlines Arena
1 Panther Parkway
Sunrise,
954/835-7000
Website

Disney on Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy

Rev up for non-stop fun with four of your favorite Disney stories when Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy comes to South Florida. This action-packed ice spectacular showcases beloved characters from Disney Pixar’s Cars and Toy Story 3 plus Disney’s Tinker Bell and The Little Mermaid.

Tickets for Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy start at $16 and are available at the BB&T Center and American Airlines Arena box offices, through Ticketmaster and online at disneyonice.com.

Sep 18th 2014
06:00 p.m.-08:30 p.m.
Charity/Fundraiser
Crane’s BeachHouse Hotel & Tiki Bar
82 Gleason St.
Delray Beach,
561/278-1700
Website

Crane's BeachHouse Hotel & Tiki Bar To Host FUN-RAISER Benefitting the HOW Foundation

Admission is $25 per person. Attendees will each receive one free drink ticket good for beer, wine or soft drinks; additional drinks will be available at happy hour prices. Crane’s BeachHouse Hotel will also provide an array of amazing hors d’oeuvres and tasty treats, and live music will be performed.

For more information about these extraordinary events, check out cranesbeachhouse.com. RSVP at facebook.com/CBHHotel.

Sep 18th 2014 - Sep 21st 2014
Other
Bruno Solari
Email
AmericanAirlines Arena
601 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami,
305/448-4536
Website

Tickets for Disney on Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy now on sale in South Florida

Get ready for non-stop fun with four of your favorite Disney stories when Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy comes to Sunrise, Fla. at the BB&T Center from Sept. 18 to 21 and Miami, Fla. at the AmericanAirlines Arena from Sept. 24 to 28.

Tickets for Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy start at $16 and are available at BB&T Center and AmericanAirlines Arena box offices, through Ticketmaster and online at disneyonice.com.

Sep 18th 2014
06:00 p.m.-09:00 p.m.
Charity/Fundraiser
Marcy Hoffman
Email
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium
4801 Dreher Trail North
West Palm Beach,
561/370-7738
Website

MolecuBar

Will it be the cocktails or words like suspension, viscosity, emulsion and dispersion that make heads spin at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium’s inaugural MolecuBar event? Both will be served up with some flair, in the form of creative cocktail concoctions. Hosted by the Science Center’s Young Professionals, the evening will mix things up by delving into the science of molecular mixology.

MolecuBar guests will be treated to the most unique taste tests, including merlot liquid nitrogen ice cream, sphered mojitos, vodka caviar, unique craft beer and light hors d'oeuvres. Tickets for MolecuBar are $40 for Science Center members and $50 for non-members. A limited number of VIP tickets are available for $75 per person. VIP participants will enjoy a private “Visually Inspiring Presentation,” featuring an interactive and intimate demonstration by the United States Bartenders’ Guild.

For more information about MolecuBar or to become a sponsor, please contact Marcy Hoffman at 561/370-7738 or mhoffman@sfsciencecenter.org.

Sep 20th 2014
01:00 p.m.-06:00 p.m.
Other
Town Center at Boca Raton - Center Court
6000 Glades Road
Boca Raton,
561/368-6001

Simon Lookbook Live Presented by Braman Motorcars of Palm Beach

Town Center at Boca Raton will host Simon Lookbook Live presented by Braman Motorcars of Palm Beach — an interactive trend showcase from the Style Pros at GQ and GLAMOUR in Center Court. This exclusive event offers an insider’s scoop on all the hottest looks this season. With personal styling sessions, grooming and beauty how-tos, social media challenges, and giveaways, Simon Lookbook Live presented by Braman Motorcars of Palm Beach will have you looking fresh for fall!

Sep 20th 2014
10:00 a.m.-04:00 p.m.
Charity/Fundraiser
Kelly Connerton
Email
Pirate's Well
9477 A1A
Lake Park,
800/932-2423
Website

Fourth Annual Cougar Car Wash

Live music, raffles, classic cars and plenty of suds and “shenanigans” are on tap for the Fourth Annual Cougar Car Wash at the Pirate’s Well in Lake Park. Funds raised from the fun-time car wash event go towards the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) and Team Challenge South Florida.

Sep 20th 2014
12:00 p.m.-05:00 p.m.
Other
Lindsey Gasparini
Email
The Wine Wave
900 E. Atlantic Ave Suite 3
Delray Beach,
561/276-2076
Website

Brew Bus Brewery Tour!

Brew Bus Brewery Tour - $50/pp includes bus and tastings at Due South Brewing in Boynton Beach, The Funky Buddha Lounge in Boca, and Saltwater Brewing in Delray. A $50 ticket price includes a tour at each facility AND everyone's first pint paid for at each brewery as well. The bus will also come fully stocked with complimentary Brew Bus Brewing beers and water to enjoy by everyone in between brewery stops.

RSVP required. Limited to 20 people. Starts and ends at The Wine Wave.

Sep 20th 2014 - Sep 21st 2014
Family
Cameron Moore
Email
Museum of Discovery and Science
401 S.W. Second St.
Fort Lauderdale,
954/713-0904
Website

Ford Motor Company presents: Ford $5 Days

Event dates: Saturday, Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 21, from 12 – 6 p.m.

Ford Motor Company is partnering with the Museum of Discovery and Science to bring FORD $5 DAYS. On these dates, visitors only pay $5 exhibit admission per person to spend a day exploring hundreds of dynamic exhibits. Visitors will also be the first to explore the new traveling exhibit Black Holes: Space Warps & Time Twists.

Sep 23rd 2014
06:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Charity/Fundraiser
Lindsey Boyle
Email
Lauderdale Marriott Coral Springs
11775 Heron Bay Blvd.
Coral Springs,
561/859-9737
Website

Mom, Baby, and Beyond's, The Ultimate Mom Night Out

Moms and moms-to-be can come to this incredible event to check out the best products and services available for their families, in a fun and relaxing setting. You can also shop, sample products, attend exciting seminars, and more, all while hanging out with your girlfriends, sipping a drink and enjoying some delicious light bites and treats! The event will be benefitting local toddler, James Edwards that had a near drowning experience in May.

Sep 24th 2014
07:30 p.m.-09:30 p.m.
Other
Shawn Laing
Email
Congregation B'nai Israel
2200 Yamato Road
Boca Raton,
561/922-8970
Website

Erev Rosh Hashanah

Services led by Congregation B’nai Israel Clergy. Local college students with no family in the Boca Raton area and military personnel can attend services FREE. Arrangements must be made in advance and the student or military identification card will be required.

For more information, call 561/241-8118.

Sep 25th 2014
08:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Other
Shawn Laing
Email
Congregation B'nai Israel
2200 Yamato Road
Boca Raton,
561/922-8970
Website

Rosh Hashanah

Admission Cards Admission cards are $125/person for both Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur or $75/person to attend either Rosh Hashanah or Yom Kippur services.

For more information, please call 561/922-8970 or visit cbiboca.org/highholidays

Sep 25th 2014
12:00 p.m.-02:30 p.m.
Other
Shawn Laing
Email
2200 Yamato Road
Boca Raton,
561/922-8970
Website

Rosh Hashanah II

Admission cards are $125/person for both Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur or $75/person to attend either Rosh Hashanah or Yom Kippur services.

For more information, please call 561/922-8970 or cbiboca.org/highholidays

Sep 27th 2014
09:00 a.m.-05:00 p.m.
Other
Charmaine
Email
Consolidated Credit
5701 West Sunrise Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale,
954/377-9167

Free Homebuyer Workshop

Tired of renting? Want to buy but don’t know where to start? At this workshop you will learn about choosing the right house the mortgage loan process, the home inspection, homeowner’s insurance, down payment assistance, closing on your mortgage and credit restoration.

To register, call 954/377-9167 or email: chwilliams@consolidatedcredit.org

Sep 27th 2014
06:00 p.m.-08:00 p.m.
Other
Lindsey Gasparini
Email
The Wine Wave
900 E. Atlantic Ave Suite 3
Delray Beach,
561/276-2076
Website

Collector Series Wine Tasting

A unique opportunity to taste some of the most sought after, highly rated wineries, from selected vineyards. Gourmet food and desserts included. $50/pp, buy any 6 bottles tasted, and your tasting fee is waived. An evening not to be missed. Limited to first 18 people. RSVP required.

Sep 28th 2014
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Other
Liz Russell
Email
Raw Fitness
2831 N. Federal Highway
Boca Raton,
561/465-3745
Website

Superfoods for Fitness

Raw Fitness and Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. would like you to join us for an afternoon of great fun, great information and great appetizers. Chelsea Silverman will lead a free nutrition seminar discussing superfoods for fitness and athletic performance.

Silverman has a well-rounded background around health, nutrition, fitness, and meditation. She has a completed Bachelor of Arts from Florida Atlantic University, and has her Nutrition Coach Certification from the Integrative Institute of Nutrition of New York.

To RSVP, call 561/465-3745 or email info@rawboca.com