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5 fun things to do this weekend (Aug. 16 - 18)

Posted at 4:22 PM, Aug 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-16 13:42:59-04

1) Ride for the Cure - Palm Beach Gardens
Come join me (T.A. Walker) for our annual event at CycleBar in Palm Beach Gardens. The ride helps fund navigation programs in Palm Beach County, breast health screenings, research and more for Susan G. Komen Florida. The ride is pure intoxication. As the lights dim, your CycleStar instructor, Marisa, pumps up the volume on a wildly energetic cardio jam and upper body workout. Saturday, Aug. 17 at 12:30 p.m.

2) Clear The Shelters Event
Everyone deserves a best friend. 'Clear The Shelters' is back on Aug. 17. Join WPTV for this nation-wide pet adoption event. Locally last year, more than 153 pets were adopted thanks to the kindness of the WPTV viewers and the efforts of area shelters. Nationally, more than 100,000 animals found their forever homes.

MORE FROM TASTE & SEE SOUTH FLORIDA: Get the full list of participating shelters.

3) Jurassic Quest - West Palm Beach
You can go back in time 60 million years and see more than 80 gigantic, walking, breathing animatronic dinosaurs. There are Dinosaur rides, science stations, face painting, a bungee pull and more. It will be held at the Expo Center located at the South Florida Fair Grounds. Tickets start at $22 for children, and $22 for adults. Friday, Aug. 16 from 3 p.m. - 8 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 18 from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

4) Concerts
Heart: Love Alive Tour - West Palm Beach
Coral Sky Ampitheatre - Friday, August 16 at 7 p.m. Tickets start at around $25 plus taxes and fees.

Brad Paisley - West Palm Beach - West Palm Beach
Coral Sky Amphitheatre - Saturday, Aug. 17 at 7:30 p.m. with Chris Lane and Riley Green. Tickets start around $33 plus taxes and fees.

Khalid - Miami
American Airlines Arena - Saturday, Aug. 17 at 7:30 p.m. with special guest Clairo. Tickets start around $26 plus taxes and fees.

Queen + Adam Lambert - Sunrise
BB&T Center - Saturday, Aug. 17 at 8 p.m. At this time there are no tickets available from the official website.

5) NorthwoodStock - West Palm Beach
Don’t worry, be hippie! Pay tribute to Woodstock’s 50th Anniversary in Northwood Village. The celebration will feature 60’s music throughout the Village, groovy street-side vendors, interactive art, and an array of culinary specialties from Northwood Village restaurants. Feel the vibes with live music by a “feel good” reggae bands, Spred the Dub. Saturday, Aug. 17 on Northwood Road in West Palm Beach.