Christmas in July- It's the midyear mark, and Christmas is 6 months away. In collaboration with the weekly green market, the monthly art and antiques fest will play host to, "Christmas in July," (North 2nd Street, Fort Pierce) this weekend. Check out vendors, artists, authors, and antique dealers Saturday morning. You don't want to miss the entertainers and dance demonstrations as well. And of course, the Christmas spirit will be celebrated with local shop owners joining in the fun with winter decorations and discounts. Free; Saturday 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Food Truck Invasion- Go on safari inside the Palm Beach Zoo (1301 Summit Boulevard, West Palm Beach) for the first-ever Food Truck Safari. The event will feature live music from the Goodnicks in the Fountain Plaza and Andre Michaud from Smiley Tunehead in the Mayan Plaza and reasonably priced beer & wine catered by Potions In Motion! And yes, the zoo will be open and will have some special, up-close, wild animal encounters. Some of the trucks feature include Crazydilla, Mediterranean Grill, and Dough Dough Donuts. Come hungry and feed your inner animal!!! $7 for kids, $10 for adults; Saturday 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Science Center- Calling all superheroes… Grab your cape and fly over to the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium (4801 Dreher Trail North, West Palm Beach, FL 33405) this weekend for their monthly ‘Science Nights.’ ! This month’s theme is Superhero Science! Dress up as your favorite superhero and learn the science behind their magical powers! Prepare for a heroic adventure as the evening includes demonstrations, crafts, movies, & more. Activities end at 9 pm with the observatory open from sunset-10 pm (weather permitting). So come on over to learn about the magical powers behind science. The evening promises to be packed with experiments, crafts, movies and more. Adults $12, Children $8; Friday 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
RV Convention- RV mania this weekend! Huge savings are coming to West Palm Beach for your new RV – and just in time for before the summer's end! Enjoy the A/C and come out to the Palm Beach Convention Center (650 Okeechobee Boulevard, West Palm Beach) to browse through hundreds of new and used RVs. See new models from Itasca, Thor Motor Coach, Fleetwood RV, Heartland, Holiday Rambler, Coachmen, Monaco, Lifestyle Luxury RV, Dutchmen, Evergreen, Cruiser RV and Keystone, plus a huge selection of used RVs from Monaco, Allegro, Winnebago and more. Free; Friday-Sunday 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Summer Daze Concert- The Final party of the summer! The 3 part summer series concludes this weekend in Lake Worth. The “Summer Daze Concert Series” is a (Downtown Lake Worth, Lake Avenue, Lake Worth) summer-themed party that features 45 reggae/rock bands & 12 Djs on 2 stages, a wake skating contest with giant inflatable pools, and a bikini fashion show by local bikini brand “indieSWIM." Touring national acts Authority Zero, Ballyhoo!, Stick Figure, Passafire, The Supervillains and Whole Wheat Bread are some of the highly anticipated bands that will be headlining the festival. An amateur wake skate competition will take place to kick off the Summer Daze Concert Series. Wake skating is a fairly new extreme water sport which is much like wake boarding but the board is not attached to the feet allowing the rider to maneuver the board much like a skateboard. J Street will be transformed into an obstacle course of giant swimming pools, ramp and a platform for local riders to pull off their biggest tricks for festival attendees. Cash and prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place will be given to top riders chosen by a panel of judges. Sunday; Advance tickets are $10 and the day of show, price will be $15 after 1pm; 12 p.m. - 2 a.m.
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