Grandview Gardens Featured in the Grandview Heights Home Tour

Grandview Gardens, which was recently featured in the New York Times, will also be featured in the Grandview Heights Historic Home Tour tomorrow, Sunday, March 29th. This year’s tour features 12 historic homes with various styles, such as craftsman bungalow, Italianate frame vernacular, Spanish mission and Mediterranean revival in different stages of restoration. A highlight of the tour is an exhibit of historical Florida art, dating back to 1890, and includes paintings by the Highwaymen. The collection will bedisplayed at Grandview Gardens Bed & Breakfast.

The tour includes a complimentary block party including a plated meal by Aioli restaurant, wine, soft drinks and live entertainment from the Lotsa Papas. The tour will be from 3 to 7 p.m. on March 29. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 on the day of tour.

Click here for ticketing information.

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Art After Dark at the Norton Tonight!

The Norton’s most popular weekly program – Where Culture and Entertainment Meet! – offers eclectic programming, including exceptional music of all genres, captivating conversations with curators, docent-led tours,  art activities, film,  dance, wine tastings, chef demos, and more. All activities and performances are included with admission. Tonight, special guest and noted artist Terry Haggerty will lead a conversation about his installation in the Norton lobby.

5:30 PM / PalmBeachPost.com Tour

Pastures Green: The British Passion for Landscape / Meet in Shapiro Great Hall

6:30 PM / Conversation with the Artist

Terry Haggerty, whose site-specific artwork is installed in the Museum lobby, discusses his art with Director of Curatorial Affairs, Cheryl Brutvan / Theater

7:15 – 8:45 PM / Music
Miami’s Elastic Bond, a favorite of NPR’s World Cafe, performs its bi-lingual blend of “Tropical Soul”/ Shapiro Great Hall

7:30 – 8:30 PM / Magic Show
The House of Flying Cards magician troupe breaks the mold of the traditional “top-hat” magician in its own comedic, unruly way / Atrium

5 – 8:30 PM / Cash Bar

Snacks and beverages available for purchase / Shapiro Great Hall

Dine / Fratelli Lyon
The restaurant offers an à la carte dinner menu from  5-8:30 p.m.
For reservations call (561) 832-5196 x 1123, or email  fratelli.lyon@lyonandlyon.com.

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20th Annual FOTOfusion from 20 – 24 January

The Palm Beach Photographic Centre’s 20th Annual FOTOfusion welcomes world renowned photographers to Downtown West Palm Beach! This popular five-day festival for amateur and professional photographers includes digital art exhibitions, multimedia presentations, community events and VIP parties.   There are many events and exhibits open to the public.  For example, on Friday, January 23rd, the public is invited to an evening under the stars with a presentation of short photographic movies featuring seven celebrated photographers and more. This event is open and free to the public.

When: Friday, Jan. 23rd from 8 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Green Lawn in Downtown West Palm Beach
For more information, please CLICK HERE

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Opera @ The Waterfront in West Palm Beach!

Palm Beach Opera has organized this special performance free to the public starting at 2:00pm tomorrow, December 13th. More than 100 musicians will come together to present an afternoon of live opera in a free concert at the Meyer Amphitheatre on the beautiful Intracoastal Waterway.

Bring a blanket and picnic basket and enjoy opera’s most recognizable arias and ensembles performed by the combined forces of international opera singers James Valenti and Michael Chioldi, the Palm Beach Opera Young Artists, Orchestra, and Chorus for an unforgettable afternoon of music.

Spectators can buy VIP tickets for $ 25 which includes a tent for beer, hot dogs, cotton candy, and MORE before the concert.

There is plenty of parking nearby so you’ll be able to find a spot easily. In addition to the parking lots and garages that are marked, there is also street parking along many of the streets surrounding the Meyer Amphitheatre.

Have Fun!

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