Lake Worth weekend

Oh my this town is busy busy busy and just about all of it is FREE this weekend. Our  Street Painting Festival has become one of the, if not the largest in the country.  You’ve heard of location, location Lake Worth has just the right street grid for this type of event.  Our’s is not exactly what I mean, it is owned by the Webber Gallery as Maryann Webber Pres. brought this great event to Lake Worth.  It is implemented by the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce.  It takes well over 250 volunteers to make it happen,  hence the alignment with the former Lake Worth Chamber in the beginning now with the Central PBC of C.   We are the benefactors and owe a great deal of thanks to the Webbers.  With over 50 thousand people expected over the two-day event everyone is benefitting.    What else is going  on, check out all the ART popping up all over.                    Have a great weekend. DSCN4594

  • FEB. 21, Thursday Night Peddling.  This is an open group of bicyclists that meet at the entrance of Bryant Park every Thursday 5:30 and ride at 6:00 sharp.  Open to the public. A one hour ride through the loveliest areas of Lake Worth.DSCN4713
  • Clay Glass Metal Stone co-op gallery is showing “It’s only make be-weave” drop by they are open 9 – 9 daily and till 5 on Sundays  ART
  • Palm Beach Cultural Council  located  at 601 Lake Ave.  drop in and see their current exhibition.  Worth it if you can get in  free however Not open Sun. or Mon.  ART  
  • Feb 22 Last  Bon Fire on the beach for the season.  Bring your drums and castanets the area drumming group was invited.  Mango Groves is staking out an area for their neighborhood assoc. Has a children’s fire pit.  (No Flolghing on the beach after dark)DSCN5024
  •  Feb. 22, Fri.   6 p.m. – Midnight  A Taste of Lake Worth   MAJOR street Dance Party in Down Town Lake Worth  downtown will be completely blocked off  no cars just dancers Paid participants for food portion of this event $20 ( get wrist bands) 
  • 7 p.m.  Galeria 111  soft opening  NEW establishment quite eclectic.  Welcome to Lake Worth.  Art and private collection on view.  ART
  • Sat.  Start your day at the Farmers Market.  Local and organic produce lots of good breads and some arts and crafts.   DSCN5078
  • South Shores Tavern has brought in ART  featuring 3 artists on their walls.  Jack Barry, Karin Albano, and Aunt Mermaid, all works for sale.  You heard it here first,  they are implementing a new program, soon to be unveiled.  Artists on the premises.
  • Feb.  23 and 24 World Famous Street Painting Festival do not  miss. (this blog will follow a couple of artists from beginning to end.)   lots and lots of ARTPolaroid
  • Feb. 25 Monday  NEW pop-up Gallery  609 Lake Ave.  Oil paintings, by Lake Worth artist Fred Hunt formerly of Coconut Grove.   Named Miami Master and is considered A regional treasure.   Gallery OPEN 9 – 5 or by appointment. ART
  • Feb. 25 Monday  Acoustic Trail Sun Downer series has a new home, they will continue at the South Shores Tavern with a cover $10  6 – 10 p.m.  performing are Stinky Pockets a great Funk Band. for more info reach Caroline at 818 419 1611
  • If all this is too much for you, remember you can always chill or ride a wave at our Lake Worth Beach.   City of Lake Worth  truly has it all. DSCN0054
  • March 1,   6 p.m.   Ribbon Cutting of Casino and Beach Grand Opening.
  • March 2  Casino Beach Complex Grand re-opening 10 a.m. 1920′s themed beach bash.  FREE admission to the Pier  1920 prices  .25 cents for everything food drinks etc. including parking. Casino logo3
  • March 11, 6-8 p.m. State of the City Address at the Casino Ball Room.  (keep your calendar up to date)

About Lake Worth Florida by the moment the source of inspiration

A former Unite Press International photographer. Spent 9 years with Cruise Ship Photos of London. Moved to Lake Worth from Coconut Grove, with artist husband Fred Hunt. Never leaves the house without a camera. Writes another blog "One Ear Society" dealing with the ins and outs of the art world. Closed her Art Gallery in Coconut Grove after 17 years to relocate in Lake Worth.
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