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5+ fun things to do this weekend in the Palm Beaches and Treasure Coast (Aug 25 - 27)

Posted at 10:57 AM, Aug 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-27 18:13:36-04

UPDATE: Due to the recent health advisory issued by the Florida Department of Health for Palm Beach County, Furry Friends Adoption, Clinic & Ranch of Jupiter will be postponing the 3rd Annual Hang 20 Surf Dog Classic held at Carlin Park to a later date this Fall.


1) Hang 20 Surf Dog Classic - Jupiter - POSTPONED

What is it?
A dog surfing competition with judges like Storm Team 5 Meteorologist James Wieland, Jason Pennington from 97.9 WRMF, and surfers Michael Bloom and Lyn Meyers.

Why is it cool?
This event benefits the Furry Friends Adoption, Clinic & Ranch which helps pay for the cost of feeding and caring for the many animals at the no kill shelter.

The Deets
Saturday, August 26
Carlin Park
8 am - 2:30 pm
Brunch tickets are $7
Register your dog to surf for $45

2) Jo Koy and Angelah Johnson - Hollywood

What is it?
Comedians and late-night jokesters Jo Koy and Anjelah Johnson's BFF tour

Why is it cool?

The Deets
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Saturday, August 26 at 8 pm
Tickets start at $45 plus taxes and fees

3) Poolside Brunch Laua - West Palm Beach

What is it?
A luau at the Hilton West Palm Beach with bottomless drinks for $25 (sangrias, mimosas, and Bloody Marys)

Why is it cool?
Leis, pig roasting, Hawaiian skirts, and tropical drinks!

The Deets
Hilton West Palm Beach (By CityPlace not next to the airport)
600 Okeechobee Blvd
10 am - 5 pm
Brunch is 11 am - 2 pm
No cover charge.
Reservations not required but highly encouraged especially for large parties. 

4) Nirvana Tribute: 5 years of Grunge - Lake Park

What is it?
Smells like grunge is the #1 Nirvana tribute band in the world.

Why is it cool?
Watch this video.

The Deets
The Kelsey Theater
Tickets start at $12 plus takes and fees
9 pm - Midnight
700 Park Ave
Lake Park, Florida

5) Tutu Two Mile Run/Walk - Palm Beach Gardens

What is it?
A Two mile run benefitting Special Olympics of Palm Beach County.  Oh yeah, and everyone wears a tutu of course!

The Deets
Downtown At The Gardens
Saturday, August 26 at 6 pm
$20 for adults
$5 for kids

6) Our Kid's World Family Fun Fest - West Palm Beach

What is it?
The biggest and coolest bounce houses and the biggest celebrities your kids love like Paw Patrol, Dora the Explorer, The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Spiderman, and Thor.

Why is it cool?
Something to do inside under the AC!

The Deets
South Florida Fair Grounds
Saturday and Sunday, August 26 - 27 from 10 am - 5 pm
Tickets free for kids with coupon, $10 for adults.

7) Let Them Play - Jupiter

What is it?
A fundraising night for the Martin County South Little League after a former bookkeeper embezzled money from them.

Why is it cool?
Tim Tebow will most likely be playing.  And 70% of tickets sells for the Jupiter Hammerhead and St. Lucie Mets game goes to the league, plus they will take donations of gently used baseball equipment.

The Deets
Roger Dean Stadium
Saturday, August 26 starting at 5:30 pm

8) WAVE 92.7's Country Throwdown - Port Salerno

What is it?
A country singing competition where one winner will win $1000, a trip for 2 to the CMAs, and the opportunity to play the stage at the St. Lucie Fair.

The Deets
Manatee Island Bar and Grill
Saturday, August 26 starting at 7 pm (if you want to hang out and watch).
Register to sing

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