2015 Street Painting weekend in Lake Worth Beach

This is no ordinary weekend in the City of Lake Worth or affectionately known as Lake Worth Beach.  Where ever you live in the city limits, you can walk to the beach and all its activities.  Just about every street has a bike lane.   The Street Painting Festival is one of the largest in the United States.  A major undertaking and manned by volunteer citizens.

DSCN0001The Cottages of Lake Worth have put together a self guided tour of some of the best of the  1,000 Cottages in Lake Worth.  Pick up a map at our NEW Information Center pictured in photo above, the Annex Building  They will be open from 10 – 4 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday and any other information you would be interested that concern living and visiting Lake Worth.

But first our weekends start  with Thursdays.IMG_0228Thursday Feb. 19,  Ride your bike with the Thursday Night Peddlers.  There are bikes for rent at the bike shops. Meet up at Gulfstream Hotel 5:30 and the ride at 6 p.m. heading south first along the inter-coastal. (gorgeous ride ) Leisure ride for all age groups. 10553522_10152347108281389_5622177833010527499_n-1Friday Feb. 20,  this is going to be a DOUBLE  header.    The Front Porch will be set up in its usual location in the Cultural Plaza for Friday’s Evening on the Avenue AND we have been invited to be among the fine dining and drinking establishments included in the DSCN4866Taste of Lake Worth event Friday night! The Front Porch will be offering a generous cup of tasty hot popcorn FOR FREE to those with Taste of Lake Worth wristbands. Hot Chocolate will also be available for sale. AND official 2015 Street Painting Festival T-Shirts will be for sale on the The Front Porch!!!! Print Tickets available at Compass Community Center  ahead of time for $20 and on the evening of Event $25 . link provided to make on-line purchase.

volunteers still needed for the trolly.  This was last year with Jon Faust  giving the tour

volunteers still needed for the trolley. This was last year with Jon Faust giving the tour

Saturday Feb. 21, Show Time  all day  The 2015 Lake Worth Street Painting FestivalDSCN0788

Sunday Feb. 22,  There is a monthly breakfast at the Scottish Rites Center 2000 N. D Street.  All you can eat, please note this time  from 8 -10 Where else can you order an omelette to your taste for only $5
10994222_939456632745522_6538140036556833294_o-1BIKE RIDE Thursday Night Peddlers meet up at the Cultural Plaza closest to the Library for the ride to the Mockingbird Breakfast.   8:15 and  ride 8:30  breakfast is   from 8 – 10 a.m. NOT till noon this time due to all the activities.    

this space  was sponsored by the Cottages of Lake Worth

this space was sponsored by the Cottages of Lake Worth

  SUNDAY FEB. 22,   DAY TWO OF THE STREET PAINTING FESTIVAL                       A THANK YOU TO PBSO and Nadine Burns,  for being part of all this.  Need help these are the go to people.

DSCN0772Monday Feb 23     7 p.m.   at the Beach Club come meet the Candidates.   This Q& A is sponsored by Bryant Park.  Have questions bring them along.  This past Monday the Beach Club was full to capacity and the question answer period to short.   Video shows an introduction of Candidates to an overflow room. 

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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