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5 fun things to do this weekend in South Florida (Aug 10 - 12)

Posted at 8:14 AM, Aug 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-12 19:08:45-04

As the kids get ready to go back to school, there are not a lot of events going on in South Florida, but we found some true gems!

1) Food Truck Safari - West Palm Beach

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Explore the whole Zoo while you enjoy great eats from some of Palm Beach County's best gourmet food trucks.  There's live music, a cash bar, and a Prosperity Brewers tap-takeover.

Truck List:

  • Roadside Eats

  • Melted Madness

  • The Waffle Wagon

  • DOugh DOugh's Donuts

  • Crayzlicious

  • The Rollin' San Gennaro

  • Bea's Heavenly Wings

  • PS 561

  • Super Heroes of Florida

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The Palm Beach Zoo
Saturday, August 11 from 4:30 - 9 p.m.
Tickets start at $11.95 for adults

2) Monster Jam - Sunrise

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The BB&T Center will offer a dirt floor for competition for the first time featuring El Toro Loco, FTI Torque, Grave Digger, Ice Cream Man, Raizin Kane, and Xtermigator.

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BB&T Center
One Panther Parkway
Sunrise, FL 33323
Tickets start at $20, plus taxes and fees

3) I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change - West Palm Beach

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The second-longest running Off-Broadway musical about “everything you have ever secretly thought about dating, romance, marriage, lovers, husbands, wives and in-laws, but were afraid to admit.”

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The Kravis Center
701 Okeechobee Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Tickets start at $55, plus taxes and fee
FRI, AUG 10 at 7:30 p.m.
SAT, AUG 11 at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
SUN, AUG 12 at 1:30 p.m.

4) Sushi & Stroll - Delray

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Summer nights in South Florida are something special, especially when they are augmented with taiko drums and a cultural backdrop that can’t be beaten. Add a cold drink, a breathtaking sunset, and a stroll through a tranquil garden, and you’ve got Sushi & Stroll.

The Deets
Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
Friday, August 10 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Adults $8 | Kids $6 

5) Dan Cummins - West Palm Beach

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Comedian Dan Cummin's 2nd-hour special “Don’t Wake The Bear” is currently available on Amazon Prime. His podcast “Timesuck,” which debuted in Sept 2016, is averaging 1.3 million downloads per month and growing.

The Deets
Palm Beach Improv
Friday, August 10 at  7:30 and 10 p.m.
Saturday, August 11 at 7 and 9:30 p.m.
Sunday at 7 p.m.
Tickets start at $20 plus taxes and fee

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