Street Festival - The streets of Lake Worth will come to life this weekend! Traced back to 16th century Italy when itinerant artists would use their chalks to transform pavement into a makeshift canvas, street painting has retained its appeal through the centuries. So come on out to the annual Street Painting Festival (Lucerne Ave., Downtown Lake Worth), which claims bragging rights as the country’s largest. The two-day event transforms the downtown streets with more than 200 street paintings sponsored by businesses, organizations, families and individuals, covering more area than any other festival of its kind in the U.S. Hundreds of artists converge to display their diverse talents on the asphalt – using only chalk – in styles that range from Renaissance classicism to Cubism and Pop Art. Street performers, strolling minstrels and Mainstage musical entertainment add to the creative atmosphere. The “paintings” last only until the next rain, but the lively spirit and accessibility of the exhibition captivates new audiences each year and inspires lasting memories. And of course, you don’t miss the festival food courts, accommodating culinary tastes and thirsts as diverse as the surrounding artwork. Free; Saturday & Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
K-9 Competition - The K-9s will be taking over Boynton Beach this weekend! Boynton Beach High School ( 4975 Park Ridge Blvd., Boynton Beach) will play host to the annual South Florida K-9 competition this weekend. More than 30 law enforcement officers and their K-9 partners from across the state will compete for the title of top dog. The K-9s and their trainers will jump over fences, crawl through barrels, climb walls and apprehend a few fake bad guys through a obstacle course all while being timed. Agencies will come from as far north as St. John’s County, as far west as Lee County and as far south as the city of South Miami to compete. There will also be tons of activities for the kids, including a rock climbing wall, bungee trampoline, bounce house and video game trailer. The Boynton Beach Police Department SWAT team will have an interactive obstacle course, and Boynton Beach Fire Rescue is bringing their simulated smoke house. Pets are not allowed. Free; Saturday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Florida Craft Brew and Wingfest - Wings and Beer. What more can you ask for on a Saturday afternoon? Come out to the 3rd annual Florida Craft Brew and Wingfest (Royal Palm Pointe Park, Indian River Boulevard, Vero Beach) on the Treasure Coast this weekend. The family fun event will feature more than 150 Craft and Micro Brews from 50 different breweries. There will also be restaurants on hand selling a variety of wings while competing for the “Best Vero Beach Wings” designation. And you can't forget about the entertainment. Two stages for music, bounce houses, and interactive fountains for the kids. $28; Saturday 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Greek Festival - It's when Greece meets West Palm Beach! The St. Catherine Greek Orthodox Church(110 Southern Blvd.) in West Palm Beach will be hosting the 39th Annual Greek Festival this weekend! Come out and discover the tradition and culture of Greece through the taste of Greek food, music, culture, dancing, kids rides, great family fun and entertainment. The church's youth ministry will dance in traditional garb alongside the Heart of Greece dance troupe, while most of the food will be cooked on site by church staff and chefs. $3; Saturday 11 a.m. - 11 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Auto Show - The largest student-run auto show in Florida is coming to West Palm Beach (2600 North Military Trail) Completely run by Northwood University students, many of whom are automotive marketing and management majors. It will open with a panel discussion featuring three well-known industry experts, including the former vice president of Ford Motor Company, who will share their experiences while discussing current automotive marketing and management industry trends. The event will include international food trucks, family oriented activities, women’s and men’s basketball games and an open house program – all while displaying more than 200 new domestic and imported cars and recreational vehicles ranging from $10,000 - $400,000. Free; Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.