Man, living in South Florida can be overwhelming — in a good way. We have so much to do off the clock that it’s impossible to keep up, but we try anyway! From outdoor activities to food festivals, music fests and getting turn’t at the clubs, there’s lots of somethings for everyone.
Here’s our list of best things to do in March:
ST. PATRICK’S DAY FESTIVAL
Put on your green clothes and get ready to drink some green beer. The annual St. Patrick’s Day parade and festival in Delray Beach is one you can’t miss. It’s a day-drinking kind of festival with lots of live music, Irish bands, beads and more.
When: March 10, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. | March 11, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. For the full schedule click here.
Where: Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach.
Admission: Free to watch
To participate in March 11 Fun Runs: Adults: $20, Kids $15
ART FEST BY THE SEA
The 29th annual Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center Art Fest by the Sea will feature more than 250 artists showing off their photography, life-sized sculptures and jewelry.
What: Art Fest by the Sea
When: March 11 and 12, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: 14200 U.S. 1 in Juno Beach, FL (A1A, 33408)
MIDTOWN PEACE, LOVE & WELLNESS MUSIC FESTIVAL
This one-of-a-kind daytime street party boasts lots of cool things: live music, creative artisan vendors, outdoor yoga classes for all ability levels and a kid-friendly area with music, art and entertainment. But the coolest part? The Native Canopy Education Program's booth. Stop by and get your two native Florida trees or shrubs to take home.
When: Mar. 18, noon to 4 p.m.
Where: Mainstreet at Midtown - 4801 PGA Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens
PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW
More than $1.2 billion worth of boats, yachts and accessories will be parked in our Intracoastal Waterway, along Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach. See some of the most over the top boats ever made. Some are bigger than our own homes. You can even take classes on driving a boat.
When: Thurs. Mar 23, 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. | Fri. Mar 24, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. | Sat. Mar 25, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. | Sun. Mar 26, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Where: Along Flagler Drive and in the Intracoastal Waterway, West Palm Beach
Admission: Adults $22 | Children, ages 6-15 $12 | Children under 6 Free | Buy tickets here.
*ONLY SERVICE ANIMALS ALLOWED
The Loggerhead Marinelife Center hosts this free family-friendly event that features up-close encounters with sea turtles. You’ll also enjoy fine art, live music and kids' games.
When: March 25, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Loggerhead Marinelife Center, 14200 U.S. 1, Juno Beach
PRIDEFEST OF THE PALM BEACHES
Head over to Downtown Lake Worth and experience this lively street festival with tons of music, live performances, food, drinks and lots of color. This year’s Grand Marshal is Jazz Jennings.
When: Saturday and Sunday, March 25 and 26
Where: Bryant Park, downtown Lake Worth.
*The Sunday parade starts at 11:30 am in downtown Lake Worth along Lucerne & Lake Avenues. Jazz Jennings is this year’s grand marshall.
$10 tickets at the door.
BOSTON’S ON THE BEACH
This March, add some good ol’ spice to your weeknight with home- cooked classics, cold suds, and plenty of mega-smooth blues during Blue Tuesdays at the award-winning beachfront hot spot Boston’s on the Beach.
What: Blue Tuesdays
When: Every Tuesday in March, 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
RAPIDS WATER PARK
It’s finally water park season! Thank you, March.
What: Rapids Water Park
When: Open daily
Where: 6566 N. Military Trail, Riviera Beach
WEST PALM BEACH GREENMARKET
With a stunning view of the West Palm waterfront, this market is designed for browsing, noshing, and lingering while listening to music or watching the kids and pups play.
The area’s top farms are well represented at the market.
What: West Palm Beach GreenMarket
When: Saturdays through May 27, 2017
TACOS AND HIP HOP
Peace, love and tacos. What more does a block party need? The monthly event at Clematis Street’s cool Subculture coffee shop has music, food, booze and attracts a mix of millennial creatives, professionals, entrepreneurs and students. Check it out the last Friday of every month.
What: Tacos & Hip Hop
Where: Subculture Coffee, 509 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach