It’s Mother’s Day weekend. Are you ready to celebrate the special lady in your life. You better be. She brought you into this world! Need ideas? Check out our post 20+ Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Jupiter.

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Got Mom’s big day handled but looking for some family-fun this Friday/Saturday? We’ve highlighted several options and if none of those sound good to you then head on over to our full event calendar for more. See something we missed? Send a note to and we’ll work to add it. Know of an upcoming event we should add? Now you can submit directly to our calendar here.

Things to Do in Jupiter This Weekend 

National Garden Day at Mounts Botanical Garden | Fri. 10AM-4PM | $5

On Friday, May 11, you can visit Mounts Botanical Garden, and catch the Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea exhibit, for just $5 as part of National Public Garden Day. Get full details here.

Food Truck Invasion| Fri. 5:30-10PM | Downtown Abacoa

The ultimate picnic rolls into Abacoa Town Center every second Friday of the month. Bring your folding chairs, blankets, even a table, and the whole family. Pick and choose from the different cuisine/trucks.

Kids Night Out at Kids Need More Art | Fri. 6-9PM | $30 

Young artists (ages 5-9) will work on a masterpiece that will make the perfect gift for mom on Sunday. Ask about sibling discounts.

Beach Cleanup at MacArthur| Sat. 9-11AM | FREE

Please join in on saving our waterways from ocean trash that can strangle wildlife and endanger sea turtles. Community service hours will be provided for school aged participants.

Star Wars Party *| Sat. 10-Noon | $10-$12

Calling all Jedis ages 2 and over! The resistance needs your help. Come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character. Parents are free.

4th Annual Live Like Jake 5K| Sat. 7-10AM | $20+

The 5K starts at 7:00 am, 1-mile family walk at 7:45 am followed by kids 100 yard dash at 8:20. Awards presentation will be at 8:45 am. There will be a kid’s zone with rock climbing, trackless train, petting zoo and face painting from 8 – 10 am and all Kids Fun Races are free! 

Micheal’s Kids Club: Flower Bouquet * | Sat. 10AM-Noon | $2

Children ages 3+ will enjoy making these beautiful paper bouquets for mom just in time for Mother’s Day. Sign up online or just drop-in.

Sinatra Saturday with Connie Francis | Sat. 7-10PM | FREE

Join us on the waterfront for a very special Sinatra Saturday featuring music by Fusion Machine, a 16 piece orchestra, and a special appearance by Connie Francis.

Junior Aqua Lab at Manatee Lagoon *| Sun. 10:30-11:30AM | FREE

Join our Manatee Masters in an engaging activity to better understand some of the wonders of the science world. Activity themes vary each month and are geared toward children ages 9-14.

Hike and Craft: Native Americans of the Everglades *| Sun. 2-3:30PM | FREE

Discover the food, tools, and shelters used by our area’s original Native American tribes on this guided hike. Then create your very own Native American artifact to take home!  This program is designed for children ages 4 and over (with participating adult).

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


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