Events

Annual Boca Burger Battle
After five battle years, the BBQ Grills will fire up again for the 6th Annual Boca Burger Battle Competition on Saturday, July 15th, 2017 in Sanborn Square Park in downtown Boca Raton. The hand-picked

Annual Boca Holiday Boat Parade
City of Boca Raton’s 42nd Annual Holiday Boat Parade: Intracoastal Waterway starting at the C-15 canal (Boca Raton-Delray Beach city limits) traveling south to Hillsboro Bridge Entering y

Annual Boca Raton Holiday Street Parade
Celebrate the holidays with the city of Boca raton at their 48th Annual Holiday Street Parade! This year’s parade theme will be "Sights & Sounds of Broadway"  7:30pm to 9:00pm Parade

Annual Outdoor Juried Art Festival
The Boca Raton Museum of Art’s annual outdoor juried Art Festival has been named one of the nation’s Top 100. It features 200 of the nation’s best artisans who display and sell high-quality cera

Annual Pirates & Princesses Party
AHOY THERE MATEY! All pirates, swashbucklers, princesses and parents are invited to join us for a fun family event. Come walk the plank, dig for treasure and enjoy more fun activities at the Pirates C

Arts Spark Kids Fest
Come out to Sugar Sand Park in west Boca Raton for an interactive art afternoon!  This five hour event will feature some of the awesome programming they have at Sugar Sand including a preview of

Back to School Splash
Celebrate the start of the new school year at Sugar Sand Park in Boca Raton. Join the fun on Saturday, August 12th from 10am-1pm and enjoy water slides, games, make & takes, prize drawings, giveaw

Boca Health & Fitness Family Festival
iHelp Moms presents the Boca Health & Fitness Family Festival at Evolution Fitness at 9793 Glades Road in Boca Raton. Activities will include:  Fittest Couples Challenge Ki

BOCA PUMPKIN PATCH FESTIVAL
Just because we're in South Florida doesn't mean we can't enjoy the best of the Fall season! Bring the whole family and joinn us as we celebrate Autumn at the Boca Pumpkin Patch Festival! Pick your p

Boca Raton Art & Craft Festival
The 32nd Annual Art and Craft Festival will be located at the Town Center Mall in Downtown Boca Raton. The show will be located in the heart of Downtown Boca Raton among the best dining, shopping

Boca Raton Fine Arts Show
Voted top 100 art fairs in the nation, this juried fine art and fine craft show showcases top-notch quality artists from around the globe and locally to sell his/her original and personally handmade a

Boca Raton Greek Festival
This very popular event features everything Greek. Bring the entire family out for a family-friendly day of fun! The Greek Festival is located just south of Yamato, near Patch Reef Park. You can en

Boca Raton Holiday Tree Lighting
Come kick-off the Holiday season with our Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony! The event will include free carnival rides; an artificial ice rink, Bouncy, the World’s Largest Snowman, a bounce hou

Boca Raton Wine & Food Festival
8th Annual Celebration Boca Raton Wine & Food Festival A Culinary Affair! December 9th & 10th 2017 Please your palate, step into your stride and enjoy the largest outdoor Culinary

Boca Raton's Memorial Day Concert
Memorial Day Concert, “An American Tribute,”  will feature patriotic music by  the New Gardens Band, Inc presents Indian River Pops Orchestra, featuring the Robert Sharon Chora

Boca Summer Series at Mizner
The City of Boca Raton’s Summer in the City series promises a line-up of FREE Friday night live music and movies under the moonlight from June 9th through August 12th at Downtown Boca’s

Boomers Annual Egg Hunt
Boomers in Boca Raton will be hosting it's Annual Egg Hunt for FREE.  Starting at 9:00, come out for music, games, crafts and prizes.  If you'd like to have breakfast with the Easter Bunny,

Brazilian Beat Festival
Brazilian Beat Festival in Boca Raton is an annual celebration of Brazilian food, dance, martial arts, music and more!  Spice up your life a little for this FREE event that will be fun for t

Car Tunes Classic Car Show
Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation in partnership with Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office Presents: CAR TUNES CLASSIC CAR SHOW A FREE event for car enthusiasts and community members of all ages

Children's Museum Holiday Extravaganza
The Children's Museum in Boca Raton would like to celebrate the Holidays with your family at their annual Holiday Extravaganza.  Join in on games and crafts while enjoying all that the museum has

Chinese Lantern Festival
The Chinese Lantern Festival at the Boca Raton Sunset Cove Amphitheater brings brightly lit displays to Palm Beach County for all to enjoy.  This year’s theme is “The Wild”.

Daggerwing Earth Day
Visit Daggerwing Nature Center to celebrate Earth Day!  The theme is “Save the Planet-Save the Parks.”  By starting near home and in local parks, learn how to help make little difference

Daggerwing Night Hike
Always wondered what Daggerwing’s boardwalk would be like after dark? Join a nature center naturalist on a guided boardwalk tour at night to look for the shining eyes of nocturnal wildlife and liste

Downtown BBQ Throwdown
Taste the best barbecue South Florida (and beyond) has to offer at the second annual Downtown BBQ Throwdown featuring Bobby Flay! Bring the family for a day of delicious food, live music, and good tim

Explorium Make and Takes
Looking for a fun science project to take home? Drop in for a Make and Take every month! There's always a new project to try out, so check back to see what's coming up this month. No re

Eyes to the Skies
Children's Science Explorium is holding this FREE event in the parking lot behind the Explorium (weather permitting). They'll explore the skies with a professional-grade 16-inch Meade LX Schmidt-Casse

Fabulous Fourth
The City of Boca Raton will host a family fun-filled event at the Countess DeHoernle Park. This FREE event will include games, live music, children's rides,and (of course) FIREWORKS!   Open gr

FAU Band o Rama
A concert spectacular! The FAU Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, and the Marching Owls combine forces to present a concert so big, only the Mizner Park Amphitheater could hold it! Over 200 musicians will crea

Festival of the Arts Boca
The Schmidt Family Centre for the Arts, a non-profit organization, will present its 11th Annual Festival of the Arts BOCA March 2 -12, 2017.  Considered by critics to be “an important and

Florida Earth Festival
Florida Earth Festival 2016 is a celebration of the people, policies, products, and services that are moving our community toward sustainability.  Outdoors, there will be Food,

Fun Glow 5k
Kool events, LLC Productions Presents: Fun Glow 5k. Prepare for an unforgettable experience at the glow party, with EDM style music being spun South Florida style, Fun Glow 5k is a 3.1 mile, night tim

Funtastic Family Festival
The Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation invites you to a Funtastic Family Festival Saturday, September 6th from 4-8 pm at the Fountains Center located at 7000 W. Camino Real Boca Raton (on P

Griot Fest: The Haitian Food Festival
Sunset Cove Amphitheater in western Boca Raton will hold the 2016 Griot Fest: The Haitian Food Festival on October 29th opening at 4pm. Bring the family out to enjoy exotic Haitian food/cuisin

Gumbo Limbo 10k Race and Fun Run
10K (6.2 miles) certified course, run/walk, which travels along A1A and the Intracoastal neighborhoods, finishing inside Spanish River Park. Top athletes of the various age categories will receiv

Gumbo Limbo Hatchling Release
An exciting and unique program about sea turtles beginning in Gumbo Limbo’s classroom, followed by a trip to the beach to watch Gumbo Limbo Staff release baby sea turtles into the ocean!  Hatch

Gumbo Limbo Turtle Walk
A fun, educational night program about sea turtles beginning in Gumbo Limbo’s classroom, followed by an ecology walk along the beach… and the chance to see a nesting loggerhead sea turtle!  C

Halloween in the Garden
Treats, crafts, games, and face painting, too at the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in Boca raton! Take your picture with Luna, our sea turtle friend…wear your coolest costume, the fun nev

Halloween in the Hammock
SOLD OUT! Can your child handle a spooky evening out in a natural Florida Hammock?  Join the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in a creepy crawly evening in Boca Raton this Halloween!  Take

Halloween Spooktacular Event at the Y
The YMCA in Boynton Beach and Boca Raton will be hosting an event for the entire community. Wear your best costumes and join in a safe and fun family Halloween. Bring the family for a fun-filled Ha

Human Plus
The Science Explorium at Sugar Sand Park in Boca Raton will be hosting the travelling exhibit, Human Plus.  Human Plus offers visitors a chance to explore and create a range of low- and high-tech

Loggers Run Fall Festival
Come on out to the Shoppes at Loggers Run from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. to celebrate autumn during a Fall Festival full of family fun. Enjoy pumpkins, scarecrows, face painting and fall art and craft activi

Lynn University Community Egg Hunt
What better way to enjoy a Saturday afternoon than by coming out to the beautiful campus of Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL on April, 15 at 12:30 pm, to take part in the second annual Lynn Community

Lynn University Family Fun Day
Now in its 12th year, Lynn University's Family Fun Day has truly become a can't-miss outing for families that live in South Florida. This award-winning event, was created to support the NCAA's Divisio

Meet the Orchestra
The Symphonia Boca Raton hosts a marvelous event for your music lover at the St. Andrews School just a few times a year.  The Symphonia is a world class chamber orchestra who, in addition ot

Memorial Day BBQ Weekend Extravaganza
Saturday, May 23rd and Sunday, May 24th  Memorial Day BBQ Weekend Extravaganza  12 – 3pm Saturday and 11 – 3pm Sunday $5 gets you an entrée item plus chips and

Memorial Day Commemorative Ceremony
Remember those who fought and were lost during their active military duty this Memorial Day at the Boca Raton Cemetary.  Honor living veterans and expose the kids to their saacrifice for the Unit

MLK Celebration Boca Raton
9:30am to 11:00am  MLK Jr. Memorial  200 NE Ruby St.Take part in a ceremony and celebration honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., featuring City officials, inspirational

Monster Mash at The Swim Center
Come in costume, bring a swim suit, or both. Only in South Florida do you still get to play in the pool in October! Enjoy safe family-friendly wholesome activities on Halloween this year. Activit

Movies at Sugar Sand
Spend your Sunday watching one of these classics the whole family can enjoy!  Limited Seating. Purchase tickets in advance at the Willow Theatre Box Office (561) 347-3948 or online.&nbs

Pajama Jams Story Time
A rockin' good time with stories, music and pretend play; all in the comfort of your favorite pajamas. Each month features a different theme, with fingerplays, puppets, music and stories. So get up, r

Venues

Mizner Park Amphitheater
Mizner Park Amphitheater is located in east Boca Raton off Federal Highway. It is part of the Mizner Park shopping and dining area. This outdoor area is in the northern end of the center next to the

Sunset Cove Amphitheater
Sunset Cove Amphitheater is one of three Palm Beach County run venues. Sunset Cove is located west of State Road 441 off Glades Road in Boca Raton. It is part of the very large Burt Aaronson South C

Attractions

Boca Museum of Art
The Boca Museum of Art is located in the Mizner plaza in east Boca Raton, adjacent to the Mizner Amphitheater. This location was built in 2001 and houses a permanent collection, traveling exhibits, a

Boca Raton Children's Museum
The Boca Raton Children's Museum is housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city of Boca Raton. Its admission is kept affordable through the donations and fundraising done by the organization.

Boca Town Center Mall
Boca Town Center Mall is the largest standing shopping mall in Palm Beach County in Florida. This mall holds over 200 different stores ranging from food courts, supermarkets and cloth ware departments

Boomers Boca Raton
Boomers of Boca Raton features miniature golf, go karts, bumper boats, laser tag, rock wall, batting cages, arcades and mini bowling. Boomers also hosts private parties. Attraction Value Packs or Com

Chuck E. Cheese Boca Raton
Chuck E. Cheese is an indoor gaming facility for children located in western Boca Raton. The location hosts birthday parties and also walk-in clientele. Games for toddlers up to pre-teen are availab

Cinemark Palace 20 and XD
Cinemark Palace 20 and XD is located just off the Glades Road exit on I-95. It is adjacent to the Boomers entertainment attraction on Airport Road. The theater features 3D, Real 3D, XD and stadium s

Coconut Cove Waterpark
Coconut Cove Waterpark is a Palm Beach County operated waterpark located in western Boca Raton. It is part of the large Burt Aaronson Regional Park which is home to ballfields, playgrounds, pavillion

Daggerwing Nature Center
Daggerwing Nature Center in western Boca Raton is a beautiful nature center with trails and observation tower behind. Become acquainted with the fauna and wildlife of South Florida while taking a walk

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center
Gumbo Limbo Nature Center is located in southeast Boca Raton. It is a 20 acres protected barrier island area that provides refuge to many varieties of plants and animals - some rare or endangered. G

Monkey Joe's Boca Raton
Monkey Joes is a nationwide indoor inflatables gym. Monkey Joes has walkin play as well as hosts private birthday parties. Adults are allowed free entry with a child's paid entry. Socks must be wor

Science Explorium at Sugar Sand Park
The Children’s Science Explorium in Boca Raton is a hands-on science center designed for children ages 5 – 12 and their caregivers. Approximately 4,000 square feet is dedicated to hands-on exhibit

Parks

Blazing Star Nature Preserve
Blazing Star Nature Preserve is found in Boca Raton Florida and comprises dunes from the ancient Atlantic Coastal Ridge. The site is named after the blazing star plant blooming in purple throughout th

Boca Tierra Park
Boca Tierra is a small community park in Boca Raton located within the Colonnade development. From the main road you will see large ornate sgns for the neighborhood. When you enter, to your right you

Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park
Burt Aaronson South County Regional is a huge park in northwest Boca Raton maintained by Palm Beach County.   Remember to pay attention driving amongst the attractions because it is easy to

Countess de Hoernle Park aka Spanish River Athletic Facility
Countess de Hoernle Park (Spanish River Athletic Facility) is a city-owned park in Boca Raton, Florida. First opened in 2012 and located south of Spanish River Boulevard, the park came to life when th

George Snow Park
Located next to the Serenoa Glade Preserve, George Snow Park in eastern Boca Raton is an almost 6 acre city park. The park can be reached via Glades road just east of I-95. It is the only access poi

James A. Rutherford Park
James A. Rutherford Park is a 45-acre park in Boca Raton open from 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday. The park is closed on the weekends. It is located in eastern Boca Raton on the east side of the intrac

Logger's Run Park
Logger's Run Park in western Boca Raton is located on 54 acres off Palmetto Park Road. The park is open from sunrise-sunset with lighted court facilities open until 9:00 pm and lighted athletic fiel

Patch Reef Park
Patch Reef Park is a beautiful park located in central Boca Raton. This park consists of fifty-five (55) acres of passive and active recreation facilities. Patch Reef has a comprehensive tennis cent

Sand Pine Park
Sand Pine Park is a centrally located neighborhood park on 8.6 acres in Boca Raton, Florida, in Palm Beach County. The park is open to the public from 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM, and sunset on Sund

Serenoa Glade Preserve
Atop one of the higher elevations in Boca Raton, Serenoa Glade Preserve is a rare undeveloped piece of the Atlantic Coastal Ridge, featuring a transition zone from scrub habitat on the Atlantic Ocean

Sugar Sand Park
Developed by the Greater Boca Raton Beach & Park District and operated by the City of Boca Raton, this 132-acre park continues its commitment to enhance the role of recreation and culture for resi

University Woodlands Park
University Woodlands Park is located across the street from the esteemed Pine Crest School on St. Andrews in Boca Raton. This park has an unassuming entrance on the west side of the road and plenty of

Activities

Boca Raton Helicopters
Offers an Introductory tour for $50 per person, 1 child under 12 rides free. Located just north of Boomers and the movie theater on Airport Road in southeast Boca Raton. Boca Raton Helicopters offer

Palm Breeze Charters
Enjoy a relaxing & fun sail aboard one of the 55 catamaran sailing yachts. Snorkeling, sailing, fishing, swimming, cruising,scuba diving,Boca Lake Party cruises, powerboat thrill rides, bar hop c

Spanish River Paddle Company
Located in Boca Raton, FL Spanish River Paddle Company offer tours including eco, sunrise, sunset and full moon. They take advantage of tide and prevailing winds for a more enjoyable experience. The S