Category Archives: Waterfront

International honors for WPB City community events

4th on Flagler wins several awards in a world-wide INTERNATIONAL competition WPB GreenMarket receives international honors West Palm Beach (October 1, 2012) – When it comes to putting on events for the public, no one does it better than the West Palm Beach Community Events Division! The City of West Palm Beach has received nine…YES […]

WPB Greenmarket Kicks off First-Ever Year-Round Season

The City of West Palm Beach announced today that its popular GreenMarket, located on the Waterfront Commons Great Lawn, will kick off its first–ever, year–round season three weeks ahead of schedule on Saturday, October 6, 2012, at 9 a.m. The market will continue to run each Saturday. The GreenMarket has extended its hours from 9 […]

Sunday on the Waterfront Battle of the Bands Concert

This summer, the popular Sunday on the Waterfront concert series will bring you the best music of the 60’s, 80’s and today in an interactive ‘Battle of the Decades’ competition. This family friendly, free live event, which runs from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Meyer Amphitheatre every month, will feature three groups performing songs […]

4th on Flagler 2012: ‘This 4th was made for you & me’

Event to feature military salute, 640-lb. cheese sculpture of Mount Rushmore, “face-in-hole” photo opps of famous moments, live music and Pops of Patriotism leading up to event West Palm Beach will host its annual free Independence Day celebration – 4th on Flagler – on July 4, 2012, from 5 p.m. to 10 pm. on the […]

Festive Facebook App promotes 4th on Flagler

Real “photo boards” will be featured throughout the Downtown and the Waterfront area The City of West Palm Beach has launched a fun, festive Facebook application to promote 4th on Flagler, the city’s free Independence Day celebration on July 4, 2012, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.,  which allows fans to place an image of […]

Sunday on the Waterfront Presents Battle of the Bands Concert Series

Winner to open for national act in October 2012 WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. (May 2, 2012) — This summer, the popular Sunday on the Waterfront concert series will bring you the best music of the 60’s, 80’s and today in an interactive ‘Battle of the Decades’ competition. This family friendly, free live event, which runs […]

Ginger’s Dance Party: Saturday, June 2, 8 – 10 pm

There’s only one way to celebrate Saturdays and that’s… DANCE, DANCE DANCE Our own downtown diva, Ginger Gowing, is hosting a FREE dance party on the Palm Stage at the West Palm Beach Waterfront.  All you need to bring are your dance moves. This FREE family-friendly dance party is held year round on the 1st […]

Jazz on the Palm – Friday, May 18th, 8-10 pm

Join us on the Waterfront’s Centennial Square for the smooth sounds of Troy Roberts Quartet. Bring your beach chairs and blankets, and enjoy tasty food and beverages. Friday, May 18, 8 – 10 p.m. Centennial Square, Waterfront Commons Downtown West Palm Beach FREE! For more information: 561/822.1515 or www.wpb.org/waterfront/jazz

SunFest Hours, Road, and Dock Closures

When: April 25, 2012- May 9, 2012 Where: Waterfront, West Palm Beach SunFest Hours: May 2-6, 2012 Wednesday: 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm Thursday: 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm Friday: 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm Saturday: 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm Sunday: 12:00 am to 10:00 pm Downtown West Palm Beach on Flagler Drive Produced […]

Clematis by Night Schedule for April – June 2012

South Florida’s “hottest spot to chill,” Clematis by Night, has announced its spring 2012 entertainment line-up. From 6-9 p.m. every Thursday night, this FREE weekly event overlooking the new West Palm Beach waterfront features live concerts by the area’s best Rock, R&B, Reggae, Latin, Blues, and Soul bands. Guests can also enjoy food and drinks, […]

Spring 2012 Schedule Announced for Screen on the Green

Screen on the Green, the popular West Palm Beach monthly event where a family friendly film is shown for FREE on a big screen under the stars, has announced its spring 2012 line-up. Films are shown on the second Friday of each month from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. on the Waterfront Commons Great Lawn. […]

GreenMarket Kicks off first-ever Summer “Thyme” Season on May 23

Summer season will be held weekly on Wednesday nights May 23 through Sept. 19  The City of West Palm Beach announced today that its popular GreenMarket, located on the Waterfront Commons Great Lawn, will host its first and highly anticipated summer season from May 23, 2012 to September 19, 2012. The GreenMarket will be “Fresh […]

Boat Show Road and Dock Closures

When: Thursday, March 22, 2012 through Sunday, March, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Where: City Docks,Flagler Drive, Banyon St., and Lakeview PALM BEACH BOAT SHOW, MARCH 22-25 Boat Show Hours: Thursday, March 22, 12:00p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday & Saturday March 23 and 24: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, March 25: 10:00 a.m. to […]

2012 Sunshine State Races Half Marathon

SUNSHINE STATE RACES HALF MARATHON, FEBRUARY 25 When: Saturday, February 25, 2012, 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Where: Meyer Amphitheatre -  Flager Drive, Gregory Rd., Federal Hgwy, and Summa St. Tie on those running shoes and get in gear Sat., Feb. 25th at 7:30am as the inaugural Sunshine State Races takes off in Downtown West […]

Stunning Venues Available to Host your Wedding, Reception, & More

The Lake Pavilion and the Mary V. McDonald Wilson Center Host your Wedding, Reception, Bridal or Baby Shower, and much more. Mary V. McDonald Wilson Center Rental Information: Click Here Rental Application: Click Here Phone: 561.804.4960 Lake Pavilion Rental Information and Application: Click Here Phone: 561.822.1517

Join Us! Waterfront Enhancement Plan Meeting

You are cordially invited to a meeting regarding continued enhancements to the Waterfront in downtown West Palm Beach with Ed Uhlir, CEO of Millennium Park, Inc. The Waterfront has benefited from a tremendous revitalization effort that residents and visitors can now enjoy. In a continued effort to grow and support businesses in the downtown area, […]

Community Events Earns 11 Awards at International Event Conference

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The Community Events Division of the City of West Palm Beach has continued its streak of excellence this month at the International Festivals and Events Association convention, earning four gold, six silver and a bronze award for its programming and design. The division, which has collectively won more than 100 […]

Free Gigapxl Photo Exhibit in Celebration of Art & Humanities Month

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (October 6, 2011) – The Boca Raton Museum of Art will feature part of its Permanent Collection of the Graham Flint Portrait of America: Images from the Gigapxl™ Project at the Lake Pavilion (101 South Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, FL) on the West Palm Beach Waterfront to celebrate National Arts […]

Ginger’s Dance Party Schedule Announced for Fall

There’s only one way to celebrate Saturdays and that’s… DANCE, DANCE DANCE! WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (September 6, 2011) — Ginger’s Dance Party, West Palm Beach’s only free outdoor dance celebration, has announced its Fall line-up where guests are invited to enjoy a night of free-style dancing and easy-to-learn line dancing.  The event is monthly, […]

Community Events Division Wins Awards

The City of West Palm Beach Community Events Department has been recognized in two categories at the 2011 Florida Festivals and Events Conference. The City won in the “Best Poster” category for a submission created for the supercar waterfront pavilion exhibit which was held in February of 2010. The City also won for best website […]

WPB GreenMarket Accepting Vendor Applications

WPB GREENMARKET ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FARMERS WHO WANT TO BE A VENDOR WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (August 22, 2011) — The West Palm Beach GreenMarket is currently seeking farmers who would like to be a vendor for the upcoming 2011-2012 GreenMarket, held Saturdays from October 15, 2011 to April 14, 2012 (excluding March 24, 2012 […]

WPB GreenMarket Kicks Off 17th Season on Saturday, Oct 15th

When:  Saturday, October 15, 2011, starting at 8:00 a.m. Where:  West Palm Beach Waterfront – 101 South Flagler Drive The WPB GreenMarket will be held Saturdays from October 15, 2011, to April 14, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. FREE parking is offered in the Banyan Street Garage during market hours. You can shop […]

Sunday on the Waterfront: Sunday, Aug 21st

FEATURING EDWIN McCAIN Performing his hits “I’ll be” and “I Could Not Ask For More” OPENING BAND: Hollywood LoveScene Sunday, August 21, 4:30-7:30 p.m. in the Meyer Amphitheatre Downtown West Palm Beach FREE! For more information: 561/822.1515 or http://www.wpb.org/waterfront

Jazz on the Palm Friday, Aug 19th, 8-10 pm

Join us on the Waterfront’s Centennial Square for the smooth sounds and cool vocals of Wendy Pedersen. Bring your beach chairs and blankets, and enjoy tasty food and beverages. Friday, August 19, 8:00-10:00 p.m. Centennial Square, Waterfront Commons Downtown West Palm Beach FREE! For more information: 561/822.1515 or www.wpb.org/waterfront