In the interest of making life simpler (for you, dear readers, and myself) I’ve decided to try out a truncated format for the Weekend Planner. I’m going with 5 picks and focusing on free and cheap unless there’s something super awesome happening that’s totally worth your money.

As always, I encourage you to check out our full event calendar that is growing daily and includes all types and kinds of family-fun in the North Palm Beach area. To help make it the definitive guide for area families, I encourage submissions.  When submitting an event, please keep in mind our criteria: family-friendly, open to the public, and located in North Palm Beach (again, unless it’s super awesome and worth the drive).

Don’t Forget To…

5 Things to Do in Jupiter This Weekend 

1. Summer’s Out Bash at Roger Dean Stadium *| Fri. 5-7:30PM | FREE

Jupiter Medical Center is generously throwing a huge bash for area families to celebrate the end of the school year and tickets to the event and the game are 100% FREE but you must pick up tickets in advance (at any area JMC Urgent Care). Click link above for details. ALSO – Fireworks at the end of the game!!

2. Safari Nights: Fairytales and Fantasy | Fri. 4:30-9PM | $20/$14 (adults/kids)

Get out your wands and costumes and head to the Palm Beach Zoo for the first Safari Night of summer 2018. Expect plenty of entertainment and activities along with up close animal encounters and much more. It’s sure to be a night to remember. Members get in free. 

3. Build a Classic Car@ Home Depot *| Sat. 9-Noon  | FREE

Share the nostalgic pastime of car modeling with your child in our classic car hands-on workshop. Once your vehicle is built, your child can customize it with paint and stickers. All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. Recommended Ages: 5-12. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last.

4. Festival del Mar | Sat. 10AM-3PM | Adults ($16.95), Free for members and kids 12 and under

The South Florida Science Center invites the community to celebrate ocean conservation and Latin American cultural traditions at the 4th Annual Festival del Mar! Guests will enjoy cultural performances, bilingual touch tank demonstrations, interactive story time with the Palm Beach County Library System, science demonstrations, arts and crafts and more.

5. Rainbowpalooza *| Sat. 2-7PM | FREE

The 1st Annual RAINBOWpalooza Children’s Festival will be held this Saturday at Meyer Ampitheatre in West Palm Beach as a free kick off to summer. Complimentary admission for music, dancing, art, balloons, bubbles, bounce houses, games and more. Food and more will be available for purchase. Raffles and certain activities will have a price to participate to benefit St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

*All events marked with an asterisk require or recommend preregistration. Details can be found on the respective event(s) page. 

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