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5 fun things to do this weekend in the Palm Beaches and Treasure Coast (April 27 - 29)

Posted at 9:16 AM, Apr 27, 2018

Lots of laughs to be had this weekend and a free event for kids!

1) Kevin Nealon - West Palm Beach

What is it?
The comic actor is best known for his nine-year stint as a cast member of NBC’s "Saturday Night Live" and his role in the long-running Showtime series "Weeds." Nealon teamed up with Adam Sandler for such films as "Just Go With It," "Anger Management," "Eight Crazy Nights," "The Wedding Singer," "Happy Gilmore" and "You Don’t Mess with the Zohan."

The Deets
The Palm Beach Improv
Friday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 28 at 7:00 pm and 9:30 p.m.
Tickets start at $25 plus a two-drink minimum and taxes and fees.

2) 18th annual South Florida Sweet Corn Fiesta

What is it? 
More than 4,000 visitors are expected to attend this annual event to eat some of the best locally grown sweet corn and enjoy other activities for both children and adults. Among the highlights is Major League Eating’s National Sweet Corn Eating Championship. At stake is a total purse prize of $6,100. Carmen Cincotti, last year’s winner, and new world record holder will be back to defend his title. He consumed 61.75 ears in 12 minutes! Yasir Salem, the 2016 title holder, also will be returning for a comeback effort. An amateur contest will precede the professional competition. To enter, participants must be at least 18 years old and sign up before 12:45 p.m.

The Deets
11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, April 29
Yesteryear Village, South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach
$10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-11, and free to kids 5 years old and younger. A $5 unlimited rides wristband is available for kids. Parking is free. 

3) Brewery Craft Fair - Boynton Beach

What is it?
For sale are shell jewelry, home decor, wood crafts, air plants, original paintings, beaded jewelry, clothing and accessories, organic soaps, body wash and more!  Plus the Rolling Chefs food truck will be there with a menu that offers something special for everyone.

No cost to attend, just pay for beer, food, and crafts of your choice.

The Deets
Due South Brewery
Saturday, April 28 from 1 p.m. - 4: 30 p.m.
2900 High Ridge Rd, Suite 3, Boynton Beach, Florida 33426

4) Robert Klein - Boca Raton

What is it?
The revered stand-up has found fame on Broadway, television and in film for more than 40 years. Recent TV appearances include "Madame Secretary," the "Sharknado" films and "The Mysteries of Laura." He is also the subject of a new documentary, "Robert Klein: Still Can't Stop His Leg". Born in the Bronx, he was a member of the famed Second City theatrical troupe in Chicago.


The Deets
Saturday, April 28 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Boca Black Box
8221 Glades Road #10
Boca Raton,FL 33434
Tickets start at $60 plus taxes and fees

5) Kids World Family Fun Fest - West Palm Beach

What is it?
Children can enjoy everything from bounce houses, rock wall, games, face painting, watching live animal shows, storybook readings and meeting their favorite movie and TV characters!

The Deets
South Florida Fair Grounds
Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Kids are free with a printed ticket, adults are $10.

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