Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Jupiter!

By Julia Bauer
Sand dune at sunset

Are you looking fun in Jupiter for you and your kiddos this weekend? If so, you’re in the right place! Here are some of the best things to do in Jupiter.

Searching for more future fun? Check this blog every week for the best upcoming events. Or take a look at our Community Calendar!

April 11 – 14

TITANIC: The Artifact Exhibition

Thursday, April 11 –
Sunday, April 14
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Cox Science Center and Aquarium

TITANIC: The Artifact Exhibition at Cox Science Center and Aquarium brings authentic artifacts recovered from the wreck site of the famous ship for viewing. This weekend is the last opportunity to visit this exhibit and learn about the story of the Titanic! Read more.

Cajun Crawfish & Music Festival

Saturday, April 13 –
Sunday, April 14
10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Abacoa Town Center

The 6th annual Cajun Crawfish & Music Festival, presented by Good Greek Moving & Storage, will celebrate the culture and traditions of Louisiana through food, music and dance! Keep reading.

Little Naturalists at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Thursday, April 11
10:30 – 11 a.m.
Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Let your child explore nature and harness their inner naturalist! This program takes children through a local nature trail to see the sights, sounds and textures of the outdoors while incorporating stories and activities along the way. Click here to learn more and register. This event will occur at the same time Thursday, April 18 and Thursday, April 25.

CLEMATIS BY NIGHT | Kicking off SunFest | Gator Bressmer

Thursday, April 11
6 – 9 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons / The Great Lawn

Come out to kick off SunFest! This Clematis by Night will feature SunFest trivia for prizes, including SunFest ticket giveaways! The evening will also feature live music from Gator Bressmer. David “Gator” Bressmer is a country music singer-songwriter. Bressmer’s rocking country mix of heart- warming and funny song lyrics, along with true country and honky-tonk song style, make him an up-and-comer in the country music world. Find out more here.

Carlin Park After Dark: Concert Series | Doors Alive

Saturday, April 13
7 – 9 p.m.
Carlin Park

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy live music by Doors Alive, a Doors tribute band, at this free event! Learn more.

Juno Dunes Natural Area Hike with LMC

Friday, April 12
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Enjoy a 45-minute hike at the Juno Dunes Natural Area at Loggerhead Park. Learn about the importance of coastal ecosystems and the life within them. This event is part of LMC’s long-standing “Adopt a Natural Area” agreement with Palm Beach County and is open to all ages. To register and learn more, click here! This event will also occur at the same time on Friday, April 19 and Friday, April 26.


April 4 – 7

Clematis by Night — Joey Calderaio (American Reggae)

Thursday, April 7
6 – 9 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

Enjoy music, food and good company at this popular, award-winning weekly concert series! South Florida-based musician Joey Calderaio has become a household name in the genre by fusing rock, reggae, pop and many other musical influences into his extensive catalog. Read more.

Jupiter Beer Wine and Spirits Fest

Saturday, April 6
1 – 9 p.m.
Abacoa Amphitheater

At the Jupiter Beer Wine and Spirits Fest, you enjoy beer, wine and spirit samples along with live entertainment, food and interactive games! Learn more.

Tequesta Trucks N’ Tunes

Friday, April 5
5 – 8 p.m.
Constitution Park

Tequesta Trucks N’ Tunes is the first Friday of every month!  Enjoy live music and tasty bites from local food trucks. Read more.

Free Kids Crafting at Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar

Saturday, April 6
10 – 11 a.m.
Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar

The first Saturday of every month, Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar will be hosting a free kids crafting event! They will also offer discounts on all scent crafting products – including candles, bath bombs and more – if you stay after kids craft. All ages are welcome, and reservations are recommended because space is limited. Find out more here.

Story Time at North Palm Beach Library

Saturday, April 6
10 a.m. – Noon
North Palm Beach Library

Enjoy a story time and an activity with local children at the NPB library with the Junior League of the Palm Beaches! There will be a variety of different literacy-based activities and crafts provided for children between the ages of 2 to 8. Click here to learn more.

Yellow Bird Chase at the Kravis Center

Saturday, April 6
10 a.m.
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts

Kids ages 2 and up can enjoy this show about a clownish maintenance crew who finds a magical bird leading to a mad chase! Racing over land, across the sea, and through the air – battling pirates and monsters – how far will they go without ever leaving the maintenance room? Keep reading.

Macaroni KID Children’s Festival and Camp Expo 2024

Sunday, April 7
Noon – 3 p.m.
Downtown Abacoa

Macaroni KID Children’s Festival and Camp Expo 2024: You can get information about upcoming summer camps at this event by exploring local businesses and meeting local schools! There will also be games, crafts, entertainment and the chance to win a free week of summer camp. Learn more.


March 28 – 31

Clematis by Night — Spred the Dub (Reggae & Ska)

Thursday, March 28
6 – 9 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

Enjoy music, food and good company at this popular, award-winning weekly concert series! South Florida’s “good time reggae” band, Spred the Dub, provides audiences with an original sound and unforgettable live performance. Concertgoers won’t be able to resist singing and dancing to their tunes, which feature a unique blend of ska, reggae and soul. Read more.

Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt at the Jupiter Community Center

Friday, March 29
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Jupiter Community Center

Come out to the Jupiter Community Center with your glow in the dark gear and enjoy an indoor glow in the dark Easter egg hunt for candy and prizes! Pre-registration is required, and there will be egg hunts for age groups 7-10 and 11-14. Learn more.

Boardroom Night at Ocean Magic Surf Shop

Saturday, March 30
6 – 9 p.m.
Ocean Magic Surf Shop

At Boardroom Night – the last Saturday night of each month – enjoy live local music, free beer from Tequesta Brewing Company with purchase of an OM Silipint and free food from local places! Learn more.


March 21 – 24

Science on Tap with the Cox Science Center and Aquarium

Thursday, March 21
7 p.m.
NOBO Brewing Company

This week’s Science on Tap will cover holographic microscopy for monitoring aquatic plankton and harmful algal blooms with guest speaker Alexis Base, a Doctoral Candidate in the Department of Ocean and Mechanical Engineering. Find out more.

The Golden Egg Hunt at The Gardens North County District Park

Friday, March 22
6 – 8 p.m.
Gardens North County District Park

At the Golden Egg Hunt at The Gardens North County District Park, you can meet the Easter Bunny, enjoy food from local vendors, play games and participate in an Easter egg hunt! There are three egg hunts split up by age group (3 and under, 4-6 and 7+). Learn more here.

Touch-a-Truck Spring Fling

Friday, March 22
4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Jupiter Community Park

At the Touch-a-Truck Spring Fling, you can see police cars, fire trucks, construction vehicles, a garbage truck and more to explore. There will also be thousands of eggs filled with goodies, meet and greets with the Easter Bunny, spring crafts, a petting zoo, face painting, bounce houses, a live DJ and food vendors! Keep reading.

Ship and Spirits

Friday, March 22
6 – 9 p.m.
Cox Science Center and Aquarium

Sip, craft, and set sail at Ship & Spirits: a nautical night for adults only! This night includes a variety of vendors, themed activities, live science demos, karaoke under the stars and more. Click here for more information.

Jupiter Farms Residents Spring Family Fun Day

Saturday, March 23
2 – 6 p.m.
Jupiter Farms Park

At the Jupiter Farms Residents Spring Family Fun Day you can celebrate Easter at the Jupiter Farms Park pavilion! There will be an Easter egg hunt, food trucks, music, games and more. You can also meet the Easter Bunny! Find out more.

Palm Beach Gardens Community Yard Sale

Saturday, March 23
7:30 – 11:30 a.m.
City Hall Municipal Campus

At the Palm Beach Gardens Community Yard Sale, shop for bargain items from vendors selling their gently-loved items. For more information, call 561.630.1100 or email recinfo@pbgfl.com.

Making Waves of Change | Boys and Girls Club of Broward County

Sunday, March 24
Noon – 4 p.m.
Cove Brewery

Cove Brewery and Won-Tom’s are hosting this month’s Making Waves of Change to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Broward County. Come out to Cove Brewery and enjoy live music, giveaways, a raffle and good times. Read more here.


March 14 – 17

Downtown Abacoa’s Annual St. Patty’s Day Block Party

Sunday, March 17
2 – 10 p.m.
Downtown Abacoa

Enjoy live music by the String Assassins and food and drink specials at this annual St. Patrick’s Day party! Make sure to wear green! Click here to learn more.

Clematis by Night — Paul Nelson (Blues & Rock)

Thursday, March 14
6 – 9 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

This highly popular, award-winning weekly concert series is the place to be for great music, mouth-watering foods, and great times with family and friends. Whether headlining international festivals or performing to sold out shows at iconic clubs worldwide, Paul Nelson’s guitar mastery in a live setting is the most exciting and unforgettable experience for all who attend. Learn more.

Sunday on the Waterfront — Tracy Sands (Irish Celtic & Rock Traditional)

Sunday, March 17
4 – 7 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

Sunday on the Waterfront is a free family-friendly concert series held year round on the third Sunday of each month. This Saturday, Tracy Sands, a traditional Irish and contemporary vocalist from Country Down, Ireland, will be performing! She infuses traditional rock and folk with her voice and music. There will also be face painters and roving Irish performers. Find out more here.

Young Friends Beach Cleanup

Sunday, March 17
4 – 6 p.m.
Juno Beach Pier

At the Young Friends Beach Cleanup, put on some sunscreen and help clean up 2.5 miles of beach from the Juno Beach Pier to the southern edge of Carlin Park. Keep reading.


March 7 – 10

ArtFest by the Sea

Saturday, March 9 –
Sunday, March 10
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Juno Beach

Come out to ArtFest by the Sea to celebrate its 34th anniversary! There will be over 250 artists displaying their work, including pieces that range from life-size sculptures to photography. ArtFest by the Sea is ranked as one of the top 50 art shows in the United States. Learn more here.

Clematis by Night — Sacred Union (Rock, Funk, Pop & Dance)

Thursday, March 7
6 – 9 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

This free, award-winning weekly concert series is the place to be for great music, mouth-watering foods and great times with family and friends. Established in October 2020, this eight-plus piece band is known for its musical arrangements and driving performances with a diverse repertoire of cover songs — such as Red-Hot Chili Peppers, Prince, Hall and Oates, Ed Sheeran, David Bowie and so much more. Their infectious rock, funk and pop brand will have attendees dancing all night! Find out more.

Screen on the Green — Ruby Gillman: Teenage Kraken (PG)

Friday, March 8
6:30 – 9 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

Outdoor movie-watching has never been more inviting than on the West Palm Beach Waterfront! On the second Friday every month, there are FREE family-friendly activities and movies at the open-air theater set up just for the “Screen on the Green” series. This week’s animated film tells the story of teenage sea kraken, Ruby Gillman. Struggling to fit in at her high school, Oceanside High, Ruby discovers her ancestral destiny to reign as Warrior Queen of the Seven Seas, following in the footsteps of her grandmother. Overwhelmed by the throne and its heavy responsibilities, Ruby seeks help from Chelsea, a former mermaid who joins Ruby’s high school. Learn more here.

Spring Eggstravaganza at Alton Town Center

Saturday, March 9
10 a.m. – Noon
Alton Town Center

At the Spring Eggstravaganza at Alton Town Center, you can take selfies with Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny, personally collect eggs from them, enjoy arts and crafts and more! You can also contribute a household cleaning item to the Spring Clean Drive benefitting families in the community through Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches, Inc. Keep reading.

Story Time at North Palm Beach Library

Saturday, March 9
10 a.m. – Noon
North Palm Beach Library

Enjoy a story time and an activity with local children at the NPB library with the Junior League of the Palm Beaches! There will be a variety of different literacy-based activities and crafts provided for children between the ages of 2 to 8. Click here to learn more.

Rapids Waterpark Opening Weekend

Saturday, March 9 –
Sunday, March 10
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Rapids Waterpark

Rapids Waterpark – South Florida’s largest waterpark – opens for its 45th Season this weekend! There will be family friendly foam parties and dive-in movies each day (Moana and Super Mario Bros). Experience over 40 thrilling attractions plus Florida’s only Dueling Water Coaster coming this Spring. Find out more.

JupiterFIRST Church Easter Egg-Stravaganza

Sunday, March 10
4 – 5:30 p.m.
JupiterFIRST Church

At the JupiterFIRST Church Easter Egg-Stravaganza, enjoy an Easter egg hunt, bounce houses, games, face painting and more at this Easter event! No RSVP required. Read more.


March 1 – 3

Daddy Daughter Stem Night

Friday, March 1
5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Cox Science Center and Aquarium

Come to the Cox Science Center and Aquarium for a fun-filled evening packed with interactive science, engineering and technology-based stations! Explore exhibits after dark, enjoy a laser show in our planetarium and bring your best dance moves to our Daddy-Daughter dance off! Find out more here.

Tequesta Trucks N’ Tunes

Friday, March 1
5 – 8 p.m.
Constitution Park

Tequesta Trucks N’ Tunes is the first Friday of every month!  Enjoy live music and tasty bites from local food trucks. Read more.

Free Kids Crafting at Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar

Saturday, March 2
10 – 11 a.m.
Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar

The first Saturday of every month, Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar will be hosting a free kids crafting event! They will also offer discounts on all scent crafting products – including candles, bath bombs and more – if you stay after kids craft. All ages are welcome, and reservations are recommended because space is limited. Find out more here.

Story Time at North Palm Beach Library

Saturday, March 2
10 a.m. – Noon
North Palm Beach Library

Enjoy a story time and an activity with local children at the NPB library with the Junior League of the Palm Beaches! There will be a variety of different literacy-based activities and crafts provided for children between the ages of 2 to 8. Click here to learn more.


Feb. 23 – 25

TurtleFest

Saturday, Feb. 24
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Loggerhead Marinelife Center

TurtleFest is returning to Juno Beach to celebrate over 40 years of ocean conservation and education! This event is free and full of family fun. You can visit LMC’s sea turtle patients, shop crafts made by local artisans and vendors, listen to live performances by local bands and more!

River Center’s 5th Atala Butterfly Festival!

Saturday, Feb. 24
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
River Center

The River Center is hosting its 5th Atala Butterfly Festival! This butterfly was once thought to be extinct, but it is actually local and thriving in your backyard. At this event, there will be butterfly arts and crafts, a native plant sale, tours of the River Center migratory bird and butterfly garden and more! Read more.

Boardroom Night at Ocean Magic Surf Shop

Saturday, Feb. 24
6 – 9 p.m.
Ocean Magic Surf Shop

At Boardroom Night – the last Saturday night of each month – enjoy live local music, free beer from Tequesta Brewing Company with purchase of an OM Silipint and free food from local places! Learn more.

Waterfront Market at Harbourside Place

Sunday, Feb. 25
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Harbourside Place

Enjoy walking along the water and shopping for handmade goods at the Waterfront Market at Harbourside Place. There is also outdoor dining, live music and free yoga! Find out more.

West Palm Beach GreenMarket

Saturday, Feb. 24
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

The West Palm Beach GreenMarket is back with 125 vendors, a new Master Chef Showcase and more weekly workshops for its 29th season! This year’s theme is “Here We Grow Again,” where all season the market will celebrate the its year-over-year growth and expanded offerings, as well as its success as the Best Farmers Market in America (voted in USA Today’s Readers’ Choice poll). Read more.

The Gardens GreenMarket

Sunday, Feb. 25
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
City Hall Municipal Campus

Enjoy food, live music, shopping and more at the Gardens GreenMarket! Open every Sunday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., you can grab fresh produce, pastries, flowers and more for your week. Read more here.


Feb. 16 – 18

16th Annual Science of Chocolate at Cox Science Center Aquarium

Saturday, Feb. 17
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Cox Science Center and Aquarium

The 16th annual Science of Chocolate at Cox Science Center Aquarium will allow you to learn about the layers of the Earth – chocolate edition! There will be a cocoa powder experiment and an opportunity to explore the science behind M&M’s! You can also meet Willy Wonka and see a liquid nitrogen ice cream demonstration at the amphitheater. Find out more here.

Artigras

Saturday, Feb. 17 –
Sunday, Feb. 18
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Gardens North County District Park

Artigras is a nationally recognized festival celebrating 39 years of fine arts! It attracts tens of thousands of art collectors, and over 300 artists will be showcasing their art. Read more.

2024 Jupiter Seafood Festival

Saturday, Feb. 17 –
Sunday, Feb. 18
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Carlin Park

At the 2024 Jupiter Seafood Festival, enjoy seafood, live music and fun with your whole family! Tickets start at $10, and kids under 12 are free. Proceeds will benefit the Aluminum Water Foundation. Learn more here.

Free Schumacher Live Concert Series Fleetwood Mac Tribute

Saturday, Feb. 17
7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Downtown Abacoa Amphitheater

Enjoy A Fleetwood Mac tribute concert at the Downtown Abacoa Amphitheater for free with the Schumacher Live Concert Series! Learn more.


Feb. 9 – 11

Screen on the Green | The Super Mario Bros. Movie (2023) (PG)

Friday, Feb. 9
6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

Outdoor movie-watching has never been more inviting than on the West Palm Beach Waterfront! On the second Friday every month, enjoy FREE family-friendly activities and movies in an open-air theater set set up just for the “Screen on the Green” series. This Friday, “The Super Mario Bros. Movie” (based on the Super Mario video games) will be playing! Find out more here.

Celebrate Lunar New Year as a Family!

Saturday, Feb. 10

Lunar New Year is this weekend! Take time to celebrate the year of the dragon as a family, even if you’ve never celebrated before.

Rovers in the Park Presented by Land Rover Palm Beach

Saturday, Feb. 10
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons / The Great Lawn

Come out for the West Palm Beach GreenMarket: Rovers in the Park! There will be local pet rescues with adoptable pets on site, pet-specific vendors and a fashion show with dogs on the cat walk at 10:30 a.m.! Bring your furry friend and the whole family for this free event (with free parking!). Keep reading.

Abacoa’s Touch A Truck

Saturday, Feb. 10
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Downtown Abacoa

At Abacoa’s Touch A Truck, see, touch, honk and explore over 30 trucks! This is a free event for families with food, fun and games. Find out more here.

The Gardens GreenMarket

Sunday, Feb. 11
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
City Hall Municipal Campus

Enjoy food, live music, shopping and more at the Gardens GreenMarket! Open every Sunday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., you can grab fresh produce, pastries, flowers and more for your week. Read more here.


Feb. 2 – 4

ManateeFest 2024

Saturday, Feb. 3
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Manatee Lagoon

Manatee Lagoon – An FPL Eco-Discovery Center® is hosting its eighth annual ManateeFest on Saturday, Feb. 3 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ManateeFest 2024 attendees can enjoy FREE, family-friendly activities that celebrate Florida’s iconic manatees and local waterways.  ManateeFest will feature activities for all ages including a KidsFunZone with activities such as a Coastal Cleanup and Recycling Relay Race, environmental exhibitors and various local small businesses. Visitors can grab a bite from a variety of food vendors all while enjoying the picturesque views of the Lake Worth Lagoon and live steel drum music performances. Read more here.

Jupiter Jubilee

Saturday, Feb. 3
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Abacoa Community Park

The Jupiter Jubilee is a free annual community event will have a civic fair, kids fun zone with a bounce house, live music, food trucks and more! Keep reading.

Free Kids Crafting at Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar

Saturday, Feb. 3
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar

The first Saturday of every month, Lighthouse Candle & Scent Bar will be hosting a free kids crafting event! They will also offer discounts on all scent crafting products – including candles, bath bombs and more – if you stay after kids craft. All ages are welcome, and reservations are recommended because space is limited. Find out more here.

West Palm Beach GreenMarket — Master Chef Showcase — Semi-Finals: Round 1

Saturday, Feb. 3
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

Esteemed local chefs go head-to-head in the West Palm Beach GreenMarket Master Chef Showcase! All chef competitors are GreenMarket vendors, local merchants or businesses who will vie for the top award in this single-elimination competition until the last chef is standing in April. Be sure to stop by on the first Saturday of the month to cheer for your favorite chef competitor as they chop their way to the top! Featured Chefs: Chef Rodrigo Cuevas of Sandy James Catering and Chef Marc Rosen of The Ben. Find out more.

Retired Firefighters of Palm Beach County Chili Cook-Off

Saturday, Feb. 3
Noon – 5 p.m.
Abacoa Town Center

At the Retired Firefighters of Palm Beach County Chili Cook-Off, purchase a wristband to try chili from local restaurants and organizations as they compete in this chili cook-off hosted by The Retired Firefighters of Palm Beach County. All proceeds benefit the Fallen Firefighter Memorial Project. Keep reading here.


Jan. 26 – 28

The Boy Who Cried Wolf at Kravis Center for the Performing Arts

Saturday, Jan. 27
10 a.m.
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts

The Boy Who Cried Wolf play is inspired by the famous Aesop fable! A gifted ensemble of actor-musicians will play the endearing characters, funny sheep and a scary wolf. This play is for children ages 4 and up. Click here to learn more.

West Palm Beach GreenMarket

Saturday, Jan. 27
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Downtown West Palm Beach — Waterfront Commons

The West Palm Beach GreenMarket is back with 125 vendors, a new Master Chef Showcase and more weekly workshops for its 29th season! This year’s theme is “Here We Grow Again,” where all season the market will celebrate the its year-over-year growth and expanded offerings, as well as its success as the Best Farmers Market in America (voted in USA Today’s Readers’ Choice poll). Read more.

Waterfront Market at Harbourside Place

Sunday, Jan. 28
10 .m. – 4 p.m.
Harbourside Place

Enjoy walking along the water and shopping for handmade goods at the Waterfront Market at Harbourside Place. There is also outdoor dining, live music and free yoga! Find out more.

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