Don’t miss these two fall events this weekend in Royal Palm, Wellington


This weekend is packed with events for families in Wellington and Royal Palm. From a 5K for the more adventurous types, to events honoring Veterans Day, to a charity bingo fundraiser, this is one of the busiest weekends so far this season.

Add to that list two festivals happening this weekend: The Fall Festival at Our Lady Queen of the Apostles Catholic Church, and the Fall Carnival at Binks Forest Elementary School.

Here’s what you need to know about each:

Our Lady Queen of the Apostles Fall Festival 

The four-day event will be at the church, 100 Crestwood Blvd. S., Royal Palm Beach.

It kicks off from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursday with an Oktoberfest theme and Polish and German food. Hours for the weekend are 4 to 11 p.m. Friday, noon to 11 p.m. Saturday and 12:30 to 7 p.m. Sunday.

Saturday is Kids’ Day from noon to 3 p.m., with face painting, a magic show and half-price games. Each day features rides, games, activities and performers.

Children’s meals are $3 all weekend. Parking and admission are free. Ride wristbands purchased the day of the festival will be $20 for one day or $60 for four days. Ride tickets are available at $20 for 24. Food tickets are $20 for 20. Parking and admission are free.

For more information, go to www.olqa.cc or call 561-798-5661.

Binks Forest Elementary School Fall Carnival

This event is from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday at the school, 15101 Bent Creek Road, Wellington. 

The festival, put on by the Binks Forest PTA, will feature bounce houses, games, vendors, arts and crafts, a food court and more. The school will collect items for active duty members of the military and veterans. For a full list of items you can donate, click here.

Advance wristbands are $15 and can be purchased online by clicking here. Wristbands purchased the day-of will be $20. Separate tickets can be purchased for a basket raffle.

For more information, go to www.binksforestpta.com.


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