Weekend Planner: 16 things to do in and around Jupiter this weekend
Easter is almost here and that means an abundance of egg hunts and bunnies. Of course, as soon as Easter is over, it’s basically summer so be sure to check out our 2019 Summer Camp Guide filled with more than 75 area camps of all kinds – Art Camps, Education Camps, Sports Camps, and Day/Overnight Camps.
Looking for more fun than you see here? We’ve picked a few of our favorites but there is always more fun to be had on our full calendar of events.
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Mary Poppins Jr.
Jupiter High Theatre | 7-9PM | $10 | Details
Why you should go: This show is fun and great for kids. Runs 70 minutes. This is Mr. Powell’s last show before retirement so come on out and give him a well-deserved send-off! Thursday – Saturday
Downtown Stuart Craft Fair
Downtown Stuart | 10AM-5PM | Free | Details
Why you should go: From photography, paintings, sculpture, jewelry and more showcased from local and traveling crafters, your visit to Downtown Stuart is promised to be a feast for the senses.
Friday, April 12
83. Mostly Sunny. 10% chance of rain.
Family Fun Fridays at Sailfish
Sailfish Splash Waterpark | 10:30AM-2PM | $6 | Details
Why you should go: During the Spring and Fall seasons, on select Fridays, Sailfish Splash Waterpark invites families to take a break from the indoors and enjoy their Interactive Splash Playground Area* from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. All other waterpark areas closed during this time.
*The Interactive Splash Playground area includes dump bucket, small slides, and zero-entry pool playground.
Abacoa Food Truck Invasion
Downtown Abacoa | 5:30-10PM | Free | Details
Why you should go: The downtown area will be rockin’ with great tunes and lots of yummy food. Pack up your lawn chair and bring some cash and get ready to say “hi” to everyone in town 🙂
Timber Trace Fun Fair
Timber Trace Elementary, PBG | 5-8PM | $15 | Details
Why you should go: Come out to Timber Trace’s annual Fun Fair and enjoy a Giant Slide, Bounce Houses, Craft Station, Rides, Games, Music, Cookie Booth, a Cake Walk and lots and lots of prizes! Food, Drink & Raffle tickets = Extra Charge
Screen on the Green: Ralph Breaks the Internet
West Palm Beach Waterfront| 7-10PM | Free | Details
Why you should go: When the weather is perfect, there isn’t anything more fun than spending a night outdoors with the family enjoying a “classic” film. Popcorn and other food available for purchase.
Saturday, April 13
83. Partly Cloudy. 20% chance of rain.
Easter Egg Hunt & Hurricane Fair
Tequesta | 9-11:30AM | Free | Details
Why you should go: Breakfast with firefighters, the Easter Bunny will be there but also…Sparky the Dog! How can you afford to miss this? Also, hurricane preparedness. Hunt starts promptly at 9:30.
Gardens Park | 9-11AM | Free | Details
Why you should go: Lots of egg-citement and fun for children ages 10 and under and their families! Our friends at Itsy Bitsy Bashes will be there too.
Abacoa Community Garden | 9-11AM | Free | Details
Why you should go: Abacoa Community Garden members invite the public to come celebrate Earth Day in the garden! There will be Easter crafts and planting. A scavenger hunt, garden tours and, of course, a chance to get their hands dirty.
Downtown at the Gardens | 11AM-1PM | Free | Details
Why you should go: This FREE kid-friendly event will feature an egg hunt, egg decorating, face painting, a live DJ, chalk art, balloon artists, stilt walkers, and so much more!
Norton Museum of Art | 10:30-11:30AM | $1* | Details
Why you should go: Explore the work of contemporary artist Nick Cave then piece together your own sculpture using unique found materials such as buttons, magazine clippings, bottle caps, fabrics, and much more.
Carlin Park After Dark: Petty Harts
Carlin Park | 7-9PM | Free | Details
Why you should go: Tom Petty Tribute Band. Weather should be lovely. Free.
Spiderman Into the Spiderverse
Abacoa Community Park | 7:30-9:30PM | Free| Details
Why you should go: All you need is a lawn chair or blanket and a few bucks for some concessions and you’re set. These free, family friendly movies are shown on a 2 story-inflatable screen courtesy of the Town of Jupiter. Also, this particular movie is sooo good. #Recommended
Sunday, April 14
85. Partly Cloudy. 20% chance of rain.
- El Sol Farmers Market | Jupiter | 9AM-1:30PM | Details
- Gardens GreenMarket | Palm Beach Gardens | 8AM-1PM | Details
- Waterfront Market | Harbourside | 10AM-3PM | Details
Camp Shalom Kickoff
JCC Palm Beach Gardens | 2-4PM | Free* | Details
Why you should go: The staff at Camp Shalom and the JCC in Palm Beach Gardens invite the public to come check out what the Camp Shalom buzz is all about!
Children’s Festival and Camp Expo
Downtown Abacoa | 12-4PM | Free | Details
Why you should go: Explore family-friendly businesses in our area, meet local schools and find the perfect summer camp(s) for your child!
*Events marked with an asterisk require pre-registration. Click details for that event for contact information.
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