A Different Black Friday Approach in Palm Beach County 2017
Are you looking for a different approach on Black Friday in Palm Beach County in 2017? We have complied a list of events and places to visit that don’t include the usual post-Thanksgiving shopping. Spend time with friends and family without the lines, traffic, and general craziness that accompanies Black Friday by visiting any of our list below!
This beautiful, dog friendly beach is beautiful this time of year. Bring a tent and the whole family or just a beach chair and a good book. This beats any line.
Loggerhead Marine Life Center
Juno Beach, Florida
Loggerhead Marine Life Center is a large sea turtle rescue facility where guests can view rehabilitating turtles, as well as, visit the large aquarium, gift shop, see educational demonstrations, and more.
Riverbend park is a beautiful 665 acre preserve with natural Florida hammocks, wetlands, and wildlife where guests can view the Loxahatchee River. Guests are welcome to wander down the river in an canoe or kayak. There are also hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails throughout this gorgeous park.
Busch Wildlife Sanctuary
Busch Wildlife Sanctuary is a rescue and rehab center for all Florida wildlife. Run on donations from the public, this family friendly facility offers up close views of Florida’s beautiful animals from the Florida Panther to the majestic bald eagle.
Clematis Street Historical District
Downtown West Palm Beach, Florida
Filled with locally owned restaurants and bars is Clematis Street, a historic district with beautiful buildings that tell the story of how West Palm Beach began.
John D MacArthur State Park
North Palm Beach, Florida
Located on Singer Island, this subtropical coastal park is truly worth visiting. From the mangroves on the intracoastal to the white sand beaches, this park has it all, including hiking, kayaking and more. Visit their website for more info.
Palm Beach Zoo and South Florida Science Center
West Palm Beach, Florida
The Palm Beach Zoo and South Florida Science Center are within close proximity to each other and both offer educational, kid friendly activities.
Lion County Safari
Lion Country Safari is Florida’s only drive through and walk through animal park, which include up close encounters with over 1,000 animals who freely roam this massive property.
Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
Delray Beach, Florida
Morikami Museum features 16 acres that surround Morikami’s two museum buildings include expansive Japanese gardens with strolling paths, resting areas, our world-class bonsai collection and lakes teeming with koi and other wildlife.