1) Pirates & Pokemon Go will be invading the Palm Beach Zoo on August 13 from 4:15 p.m. until 9 p.m. The zoo promises to “drop some lures” and bring in the biggest and best Pokemon from around Palm Beach County to allow players to catch them. The event also includes arts and crafts for the kids, dinner specials, and live music. Tickets start at $10.50 for kids and $14.50 for adults with zoo members and toddlers getting in for free. For more information, click here.
2) Mary Poppins: The Broadway Musical is making a stop at the Olympic Heights Performing Arts Theater in Boca Raton on August 11 from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. and from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. The musical tells the story of the Banks family and their eccentric nanny much like the Disney classic film. Tickets start at $15 and can be purchased here.
3) The Long Run, the Eagles tribute band, will be hosting a free concert at Mizner Park in Boca Raton on August 12 at 7:30 p.m. Games are available as well as a Beer Garden, which opens at 6:30 p.m., with experts from Hollywood Brewery answering questions. Food and beverages are available for purchase as well as chairs to sit in for $5. For more information, click here.
4) The 2016 PGA National Craft Beer Bash is being hosted at the PGA National Conference Center in Palm Beach Gardens on August 13 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. The event will be featuring more than 150 craft beers and ciders for sampling as well as a food court and live music from the Helmsman. Participants are allowed to vote for their favorite brewery and cider mill with the opportunity to get their picture taken in the Celebrity Cruise Craft Beer Lounge. Tickets are $39 in advance and $49 at the door with a limit of only 200 for those trying to buy them on the day of the event. For more information, visit the event’s website.
5) Brad Paisley is taking to the Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre stage on August 13 at 7:30 p.m. along with Tyler Farr and Maddie & Tae as part of his Life Amplified World Tour. Paisley has sold over 12 million albums with three Grammys, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, and two American Music Award wins. He is also a member of the Grand Ole Opry and had his songs featured in the Pixar movie, “Cars.” Tickets start at $11 with more information here.
6) The Dixie Chicks are joining Vintage Trouble and Smooth Hound Smith on the Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre stage on August 20 at 7 p.m. as part of the DCX World Tour MMXVI. The American country music band has won 13 Grammy Awards including Album of the Year in 2007 for “Taking the Long Way.” The band has sold more than 30.5 million albums with 27.5 million albums sold in the United States alone. Tickets start at $24 and can be purchased here.
7) Canvas & Cocktails is bringing the high life to the Old School Square in Delray Beach on August 25 from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. The event, which is available to anyone over 21 years old, offers the best in wine, craft beer, and signature cocktails with participants working on artwork while they sip on these delicacies. The event costs $35 with more information being found here.
8) Chase Bryant and Canaan Smith are making noise at CityPlace on August 30 at 6 p.m. in a free concert hosted by 103.1 WIRK. Bryant is known for his debut single from 2015, “Take It On Back,” which became a top 10 hit. Smith made waves with his debut single, “We Got Us,” which came out in 2012 and was a contestant on the reality TV show, “The Amazing Race” in its 15th season. An after-party will be hosted at Brother Jimmy’s BBQ with more information being found here.