Events

100 Foot Tree Delray Beach
The holiday fun and tree-mendous excitement begins with the lighting of our Famous 100-foot Christmas Tree at Old School Square. Kids can visit Santa, ride the holiday carousel, enjoy outdoor ice

Annual Boynton Beach Holiday Boat Parade
Join in the fun! On December 14th, the Boynton Beach CRA presents the 47th annual Boynton Beach (Delray Beach) Holiday Boat Parade. The flotilla of brightly-decorated boats line up at the Lantana

Annual Delray Affair
The AWARD WINNING 57th annual Delray Affair draws accolades and crowds as one of South Florida's oldest and largest outdoor arts, crafts and entertainment festival venues.  This year check out th

Annual Delray Beach Surf Festival
The 2018 6th Annual Delray Beach Surf Festival. Delray Beach Surf Festival December 1st. Sign up early 8AM Sign up now at the lifeguard station at anchor park. Want to be a sponsor $200 you get a f

Annual Delray Beach Wine and Seafood Festival
Now in its fifth year, the 2016 Delray Beach Wine & Seafood Festival will offer visitors the opportunity to stroll the palm tree lined streets of Delray while enjoying a great glass of w

Annual Easter Bonnet Pet Parade
16th Annual Easter Bonnet Pet Parade:April 15, 2017 The best dressed animals in Delray strut their stuff at 10am in a parade up NE 1st Avenue and west on Atlantic Avenue to the front lawn of t

Annual Fall Skate & Grind
6th Annual Fall Skate & Grind will be held on November 5 at the Hobbit Skate Park in Delray Beach.  Enjoy live Music during the event.  Kids can anticipate prizes and Give

Annual Family Fun Day at Pompey Park
14th Annual Family Fun Day at Pompey Park in Delray Beach will happen just in time for the start of school.  Kids can come and get a FREE haircut, free school supplies and more!  E

Annual Halloween Fall Fest
The 6th Annual Halloween Fall Fest, hosted by the Delray Beach Historical Society, is a favorite local family-friendly event.  The event is FREE TO THE COMMUNITY; donatio

Annual Juneteenth Celebration
Join the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum for their Annual Juneteenth Celebration! Festival-goers will enjoy live music, artistic expressions and demonstrations, belly dancing, drumming, story-t

Annual Stiletto Race
Moms, Dads, grandparents, friends, aunties and uncles grab a pair of stilettos and race to help the Delray Beach Achievement Centers for Children & Families.  This local non-profit organizati

Artists' Alley Open Studios
Take an evening stroll down Artists' Alley and visit all the open studios and galleries in the area.  Artists' Alley is located in Delray Beach's newest hot spot neighborhood of Pineapple Grove A

Bunny Fun Time
Join the Delray Marketplace and South Florida Parenting for one of their "Kids Fun" events celebrating Spring and Easter: Bunny Fun Time.  Meet  the Easter Bunny and participate in a Bunny s

Carols by Candelight
The Pavilion at Old School Square presents an outdoor concert experience for the entire family, Carols by Candlelight. Get into the holiday spirit with a new concert experience that will becom

Cason Fall Festival
Cason United Methodist would like to invite you to their Annual Fall Festival from October 12th to 14th.  This weekend of events will kick off Friday from 6-8PM with a hayride and a showing of th

Cason United Methodist Pumpkin Patch
Annual pumpkin patch on Cason United Methodist church grounds with pumpkins of every size! Cute props are placed around the patch to take photos of your little pumpkin amongst the gourds. Take fa

Catherine Strong Annual Kids Spring Festival
Join the Catherine Strong Splash Park and Delray Beach Parks and Recreation for their annual Kids Spring Festival.  This free community event will include games, music, food, face painting and pr

Cinco De Mayo Fiesta
Celebrate Mexican culture and heritage this year on May 2nd in Delray Beach at the "Cinco De Mayo" festival at the Old School Square Pavilion. The event is hosted by the Hispano-Latino Cultu

City of Delray Beach Annual Egg Hunt
Join the City of Delray Beach in an ENORMOUS Egg Hunt at Miller Park on 4th Ave in Delray Beach. 2017 is their 25th Anniversary of this egg hunt.  Volunteers will stuff the eggs an

Cookie Cruise with Santa
Delray Yacht cruises will host a magical event with their Cookie Cruise with Santa on select dates in December.  Sit with Santa and get in your Christmas wishes before the big day arrives!  

Delray Annual Thanksgiving Art Festival
Want a nice relaxing and fun way to spend the Thanksgiving holiday with visiting family?  Have kids home for a long holiday weekend and bored with the "let's go see a movie" routine?  Head t

Delray Art League 50th Anniversary
Delray Art League 50th Anniversary events will celebrate local art through exhibits and sales by local artists. This event will be a unique and fascinating part of the weekend scene in downtown D

Delray Beach Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Delray Beach this year with the annual St. Patrick's Festival and Parade.  Friday, from 5-10 pm, enjoy the Siamsa Celtic Celebration (Irish vari

Delray Beach Halloween Activities
Join the city of Delray Beacn in celebrating Halloween on Atlantic Avenue.  This year the venues have changed and so play close attention to details.  Delray Beachs Halloween events are a 3

Delray Beach National Night Out
YOU ARE INVITED to National Night Out on August 1, 2017!  The Delray Beach Police Department is inviting residents to attend a neighborhood party to celebrate National Nigh

Delray Beach Open
The Delray Beach Open, the world’s only 10-day tennis event consisting of an ATP Champions Tours event (Feb. 17-26, 2017), is televised in the U.S. and 120-plus countries internationally.  The

Delray Easter Egg Hunt at Veterans Park
The city of Delray Beach Parks and Recreation department and the Redemption Church are jointly hosting an egg hunt right on the intracoastal waterway at Veteran's Park.  This 3 hour event wi

Delray Marketplace Family Fun Day
Head over to the Delray Marketplace for their Family Fun Day event on select Wednesdays this summer.  Families can enjoy a trackless train, water slides and more!  Be sur

Delray's Fabulous Fashion Week
**BELOW INFORMATION WAS FOR 2018.  WE WILL UPDATE FOR 2019 WHEN IT IS AVAILABLE.  DATES ARE ACCURATE FOR OVERALL EVENT** South Florida moms, have you found yourself watching an episode of

Dine Out Downtown Delray Restaurant Week
The 2nd annual Dine Out Downtown Delray Restaurant Week is scheduled for August 1-7, 2017.  Produced by the Delray Beach DDA, the week will showcase the diverse dining scene and wide ar

Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts
The Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts, consistently ranked as one of the best art affairs in the U.S. by Sunshine Artist Magazine, blends long-time favorites with the most buzz-worthy names o

Earth Day Delray Beach
Earth Day Celebration will held on April 22 from 9:30 am-12pm at Old School Square Park, 95 NE 1st Avenue.   Attendees can look forward to fun, educational and interactive

Fire Department Open House
Bring the family out to learn about the life-saving work of your local Fire Department.  The City of Delray Beach Fire Department wants to showcase their skills and inform the public about the se

First Friday Art Walk
First Friday Art Walk is a self-guided tour held every month, from 6 - 9 p.m.  Stroll through art galleries and working studios, and meet talented, local artists that make-up this award-winning a

First Night Delray Beach
This is a family friendly way to spend New Year's Eve in Delray Beach.  First Night is a family friendly evening filled with music, dancing, interactive games and a variety of performances. &nbsp

Friday Free Concerts
Delray Beach Center for the Arts at Old School Square sponsors these wonderful nighttime concerts in downtown Delray Beach every Friday evening.  The Pavillion at Old School Square hosts free con

Great American Clean Up
Looking to make Palm Beach County a cleaner, greener, more livable place? Local non-profits, Keep Palm Beach County Beautiful, Inc., Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County, Sandoway Discovery Cent

Halloween on the Avenue
Want the inside scoop to enjoying the Delray Beach Halloween on the Avenue Festivities?  Read our TIPS first! 11:30 am—1:00 pm Trick-or-Treating on the Avenue Expanded to include more mer

Hatsume Fair
Welcome the first buds of Spring Morikami style this year at their 39th annual Hatsume Fair in Boca Raton. This weekend fair is fun for the entire family with things for adults and kids to enjoy.

Holiday Parade Delray Beach
Holiday Parade – Presented by Delray Beach Parks and Recreation.  Beginning east of the Intracoastal and continuing west to the Fire Dept. with over 70 entries to help you celebrate the holiday

Hot Summer Nights in Delray
Cool off and boogie into the evening when the sun goes down and the evening breezes blow in from the shore.  Delray Beach Center for the Arts will be hosting open air concerts through July for FR

International Beatles on the Beach Festival
The International Beatles On the Beach Festival takes place April 25 -28, 2019 in Sunny South Florida! Join us for a line-up of world-class music and FAB fun at multiple venues in Beautif

Japanese Robot Day
In conjunction with Morikami Garden's upcoming exhibition, Japan’s Robot Kingdom, Morikami invites kids of all ages to join in a day filled with robot-inspired activities, crafts, games an

July Fourth Delray
The place to be for the 4th of July is in Delray Beach.  Be HOT HERE at Delray Beach’s coolest event of the year, the July 4th Celebration.  Sun, sand, art and music are all topped off at

Lantern Festival in the Spirit of Obon
Morikami's Lantern Festival is one of the most beautiful and popular events at the Gardens.  Obon is the Japanese festival to honor ancestors who are believed to briefly visit the living. It is h

Marketplace Trick or Treat Event
The Delray Marketplace in western Delray Beach and South Floirda Parenting would like to invite your family to their Halloween Trick-or-treat event on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 6pm to 9pm. &nbs

Mommy Project Back to School
The ladies of the Mommy Project will be hosting their 1st annual Back to School Bash on August 7th, 2016 from 2-7pm in conjunction with the "505" Teen Center in Delray Beach. All ages are welcome. &nb

Morikami Sushi & Stroll Summer Walks
Morikami Museum and Gardens every summer offers special evenings to come out and enjoy their beautiful gardens.  When the days are hot, bright and humid, Morikami welcomes guests to take an eveni

Music Fest at Delray Marketplace
Music Fest at Delray Marketplace is a FREE weekly event that takes place every Thursday from 06:00-8:00 pm in the Amphitheater.  Delray Marketplace at Lyons and Atlantic Avenue in western De

On The Ave Delray
On The Avenue Delray Beach Get your Grove On event will showcase the Artists in Artist alley and feature family fun entertainment, games and live music.  Held during the second week of

Venues

Delray Beach Community Center
The Community Center is home to the Department of Parks and recreation's administrative offices. If you're looking for a place to host an event, there are 5 multi-purpose rooms, a stage, lockers, and

Delray Marketplace
The new Delray Marketplace at Lyons and Atlantic Avenue in western Delray Beach is home to shops, restaurants, a grocery store, and Franks Cinebowl theater and bowling alley. The Marketplace hosts ev

Libby Wesley Park
Libby Wesley is a recent addition to the Delray Beach community. This venue is a local spot for concerts and other neighborhood special events. Cultural art welcomes you in from Atlantic Avenue and

Attractions

A Barrel O' Monkeys
A Barrel O' Monkeys in Delray Beach, Palm Beach County offers a wide variety of educational and fun activities for children age six months to eight years of age and their guardians. Recognizing the la

Aqua Crest Pool
This public pool in northeast Delray Beach is located off Seacrest Blvd south of Woolbright. It is a 50 meter pool with a diving well. Two diving boards are available at different heights. The pool

City of Delray Beach Tennis Center
It is the mission of the Delray Tennis Club, in connection with the Delray Beach Tennis Center, to become recognized as one of the best public tennis facilities in South Florida while serving the need

Cornell Museum of Art and American Culture
The first floor houses two large galleries and the Angelique Tea Room, which is used for classes, receptions and other special events. The second floor, which can be accessed by two grand staircases (

Delray Beach Historical Society
The Delray Beach Historical Society museum and gardens is located at the corner of Swinton Ave and NE 1st Street just one block north of bustling Atlantic Avenue. The Delray Beach Historical Societ

Delray Swim and Tennis Club Pool
The Delray Swim & Tennis Club features 24 clay courts and a clubhouse that opened in the summer of 2006, that has a pro shop with merchandise and locker rooms. This complex is located south of Lin

Franks Cinebowl at Delray Marketplace
Bowling, dining, arcade games and the theater are all in one brand new location out in western Delray Beach. Frank's Cinebowl features stadium seating, an IMAX theater and a posh bowling experience.

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens are located right on the border of Delray Beach and Boca Raton. It is on Jog Road just south of Linton on the west side of the road. This cultural and historical

Pompey Park Pool
Pompey Park Pool in Delray Beach with modern aquatic amenities located just next to the Pompey Park Recreation Center and across from S.D. Spady Montessori Magnet School. It is fully accessible and

Puppetry Arts Center
UPDATE: ***The Puppetry Arts Center is no longer in Delray Beach. It is seeking a "forever home" and is in a temporary location. Please check here or call before you go!*** Welcome to the wonderfu

Putt n Around
Putt'n Around is a family friendly miniature golf course located close to the vibrant downtown Delray Beach area. This attraction is less than 5 blocks North of Atlantic Avenue on Southbound Federal

Sandoway Nature Center
The Sandoway House Nature Center is located in a historic 1936 beachfront home in Delray Beach, Florida. The house is on the National Register of Historic Places and preserved as a unique Nature Cente

Silverball Museum
Love to visit Delray Beach and looking for something more to do than stroll along the beach and have dinner? The Silverball Museum will be a new attraction in the heart of downtown Delray Beach. The

The Girls Strawberry UPick
One of the most amazing things about the Girls U-pick is when you drive up to the location, it looks like just a modest store front in an old strip shopping center in western Delray Beach. You walk in

Parks

505 Teen Center
The 505 Teen Center and Hobbit Skate Park in Delray Beach was originally built in the 1950s to house the Women's Club (which still meets at the facility). It is now a wonderful place for Teens and Twe

Anchor Park
Anchor Park is a beautiful park with playground, restrooms, outdoor showers, open play area, and picnic tables with barbecues. Lots of metered parking. This park is not well known except by a few loca

Atlantic Dunes Park
Atlantic Dunes Park in Delray Beach is one of just a few public shorelines in town. Located well enough south of the busy Atlantic Avenue area of town, Atlantic Dunes tends to be a much quieter spot f

Barwick Park
Barwick Park in Delray Beach is a wonderful fixture in the local community. Every morning you can find people out on the 1-1/4 mile heart trail or under the large pavillion doing an exercise class tog

Bexley Trail Community Park
Bexley Trail Community Park in Delray Beach is a 11.2 acre park with 4 picnic pavilions, playground, parking lot, nature/walking trail, bike rack, a large open field space, and barbecue grills. P

Carver Square Park
The Community Redevelopment Agency in 2009 was able to take this area of land to create this park in Delray Beach.  This community park has play equipment, some benches and bicycle parking. &nbsp

Catherine Strong Park
The park's main features are a splash park, playground and two full basketball courts along with large rental pavilions for family parties. The "Sports Field Pavilion" is located near the tennis court

City Marina
The City's Marina in Delray Beach provides 24 rental slips for boats up to 55 feet in length on the Intracoastal waterway. Marina residents are provided with an air conditioned facility containing res

Cornell Park
Nicely landscaped small community park tucked away just north of Lake Ida Road and west of Swinton in Delray Beach. Bring the kids by with their ball or bike to get some unstructured play time. Nice o

Currie Commons
Currie Commons has a lighted little league field, multi-purpose field, press box, concessions, restrooms, and playground area.  It is located within a residential neighborhood and not on any main

Del Ida Park
This community park is located in the historic Del Ida neighborhood in Delray Beach. Take a rest under the large shade tree or stroll around the nicely landscaped grounds. Park is best accessed on foo

Delray Municipal Beach
Delray Municipal Beach is located at the far eastern side of Atlantic Avenue where it intersects with A1A. Aside from being one of the "Top Public Beaches" in the SE United States, according to Trave

Delray Oaks Natural Area
Delray Oaks Natural Area on Congress Avenue in Delray Beach contains examples of native Floridian prairie and xeric hammock ecosystems. The 25-acre site also contains a small wetland and areas of mes

Eagle Park
Eagle Park is wheelchair accessible. There's a picnic pavilion, playground, bicycle rack, walking trail, and drinking fountain. Actual play equipment is not accessible. The pavilion is available for e

Family Recreation Fitness Center
This odd BRAND NEW park is a sign of our economic times. The City of Delray Beach purchased the property and started clearing it during the "boom" times. Now that the money has run out, the only thing

Governor Lawton Chiles Memorial Park
Named after Florida's 2 term Govenor Lawton Chiles, Lawton Chiles Memorial Park is a 19 acre recreational site located in North Western Boca Raton. The park is equipped with lighted basketball courts

Gulfstream Park
Gulfstream Park is located on A1A near the border of Delray Beach and Boynton Beach.   The playground equipment was recently updated and the sand surface was replaced.  The new equipmen

Knowles Park
Knowles Park is located just north of Linton Blvd and east of northbound US 1 in Delray Beach. This small park consists of a boat ramp, fishing area, playground, shaded green areas, restrooms and picn

Lake Ida Dog Park and Lake Ida West
This 189+ acre (including water acreage) park is run by the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department. It has been equipped with brand new fully-accessible play equipment o

Lakeview Park
Lakeview Park in Delray Beach is tucked away in a quiet residential neighborhood just across Lake Ida from the Lake Ida Dog Park. This small park has a newer playground area, picnic pavilions, boat r

Leon M. Weekes Environmental Preserve
Open from 8am to dusk, this park in southeastern Delray Beach is a quiet place for play and exploration. The semi-fenced playground area stays shaded for most of the morning which makes it a nice plac

Merritt Park
Merritt Park has two lighted softball fields, 2 half-court basketball courts, playground, baseball field, and newly renovated restrooms. Reservations for athletic fields can be made by calling To

Mike Machek Boy Scout Park
The Mike Machek Boy Scout Park was completely renovated as part of the 24 million dollar Parks, Recreation and Cultural Bond referendum voted on, on January 20, 2004. The Park is a little less than 5

Old School Square and Park
Located in the heart of the downtown Delray beach shopping and dining district, this popular venue and park is the location of several major holiday and cultural events. The campus includes the Corne

Orchard View Park
Orchard View is a 6 acre park with six picnic pavilions, barbecue grills, playground area, walking trail, drinking fountain, restrooms and parking for 25 cars. The pavilions are available for exc

Pine Grove Park
Pine Grove is a six acre park with a little league baseball field, including field lights, dugouts and a scoreboard, as well as a picnic pavilion. Located north of Linton Blvd and south of 10th Street

Plumosa Park
Plumosa Park is a 10.5 acre park with barbecue grills, picnic tables, baseball/little league field and a walking trail. Located north of Lake Ida and just west of Old Dixie Highway. For train enthusia

Pompey Park and Recreation Center
Pompey Park is named after long-time Delray Beach resident C. Spencer Pompey and covers 17.5 acres of land. The main recreation center building has offices with athletic staff on duty, restrooms (insi

Robert P. Miller Park
Robert P. Miller Park in Delray Beach is comprised of six lighted little league fields, one soccer field, one multipurpose field, three concession stands, three press boxes, restrooms, pavilion and a

Seacrest Soccer Complex and Hilltopper Stadium
The Seacrest Soccer Complex was formerly Atlantic High School. As part of the Bond Referendum voted by the citizens in January 2004, the City was able to purchase eight acres of the land, which includ

Veteran's Park
Veteran's Park in east Delray Beach is located adjacent to the Intracoastal drawbridge on Atlantic Avenue. Parking is located to the north and to the west of the park. Come to play at the large wood

Wakodahatchee Wetlands
Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department manages the Wakodahatchee Wetlands as a water reclamation area. Local highly treated waste water is pumped into the wetlands to be filtered by native veg

West Delray Regional Park
Take Atlantic Avenue all the way west past State Road 441 and you will find a dirt road before you and pass a USPS office. West Delray Regional Park is a huge park with over 300 acres, 38 lake acres,

Activities

Delray Beach Watersports
Located on the actual sands of Delray Beach just a 1/2 mile south of Atlantic Ave and A1A is Delray Beach Watersports.  Rent or buy your favorite water toys or try out something new!  D

Delray Yacht Cruises
The Lady Atlantic or the Lady Delray are iconic fixtures on the Delray waterfront. The yachts are docked right at the Atlantic Avenue bridge that crosses the Intracoastal east of US1 and west of A1A.

Exhilaride Golf Cart Rentals
Visitors to Florida love heading for Delray Beach with its host of enjoyable attractions. Looking for a fun way to get around there? Check out the Exhilaride Golf Cart Rentals in Delray Beach. You can

Savor Our City Culinary Tours
Savor Our City™ Culinary Tours are historical walking food tours that take place in walkable neighborhoods where small business owners, artisans, purveyors, farmers, and restaurant chefs share their