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May 04, 2015

Delray Beach Special Events


April 2015:

1-30- Shark Feeding - Tues-Sat - 10:30am, Sun1:30pm- $4. Alligator Feeding –Wed & Sat 1pm. 561-274-7263, sandowayhouse.org

1-30– Pottery Classes – Mon-Sat. Cloud House Pottery, Artist Alley.  561- 862-9222

1-30- Pickleball - $2.Call for times. Pompey Park Community Center. 561-243-7356.  Delray Beach Community Center.  561-243-7250. dbpickle.com

16-19 Delray Beach Playhouse Presents They're Playing Our Song - Thurs - Sat 8pm, Sat & Sun 2pm.  561-272-1281 Ext.4, delraybeachplayhouse.com

17 - Arts Garage Presents Zebra Rock- 8pm. $15-25.  Zebra is a hard rock band founded in 1975 in New Orleans, Louisiana, featuring Randy Jackson (guitar and vocals), Felix Hanemann (bass, keyboards and vocals) and Guy Gelso (drums and vocals). Their self-titled album went platinum in 1982 and was the fastest selling debut album in Atlantic Records' history, outselling major artists like Led Zeppelin and AC/DC. When MTV aired music videos of their singles (“Tell Me What You Want", "Who's Behind The Door", Wait Until the Summer's Gone”, and “Bears”), their album sales propelled to nearly 2 million worldwide. Zebra has been inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame and the Long Island Music Hall of Fame, recognized for their deep progressive rock and heavy metal sound.  Be prepared to be blown away when they rock out at Arts Garage. 561-450-6357,artsgarage.org

18 - Delray Beach GreenMarket - The GreenMarket is a Saturday morning destination as an open air marketplace.Started in 1996 by the Community Redevelopment Agency, the Delray GreenMarket has become one of the most popular and charming aspects of the “season” in Delray Beach. At the GreenMarket you’ll find more than 65 vendors featuring Palm Beach County farm-to-fork produce, just picked citrus and juice, farm fresh eggs, raw milk and butter, 100% grass-fed and finished (antibiotic and hormone free) Florida beef, poultry, pork and lamb, fragrant artisan baked goods, plenty of gluten free, vegan and sugar free products, fresh cut flowers, plants and other unique gourmet fare along with live musical entertainment each week. Relocating today to SE/NE 4th Avenue. - delraycra.org/greenmarket

18 – Great American Beach Clean Up - 8am-10am. Make plans now to join thousands of volunteers of all ages across America who will be taking part in efforts to clean up and improve their local communities. Join us at Sandoway Park (directly north of the Sandoway House). 561-274-7263, mydelraybeach.com

18 - Delray Beach Pet Expo - 10am-5pm. $15, 16 & under free. Hey you awesome pet lovers and advocates! Get ready for a fun day out with friends, family and pooches at the Delray Beach Pet Expo at Old School Square at the Delray Beach Center for the Arts. Support local animal rescues, adopt dogs and cats, enjoy live music, fun pet demos, great food and shopping, as well as exciting surprises at every turn. Proceeds benefit Dezzy’s Second Chance Rescue. Purchase tickets online or at the door. See you at the expo! delraybeachpetexpo.com

18- Gold Coast Fitness Championships – 6pm. $35.  Competition taking place at Crest Theatre at Delray Beach Center for the Arts. 941-320-1833, worldfitnessproductions.com

18 & 19 –Morikami Presents Hatsume Fair - 11am – 6pm.  $15 for adults, $10 for children ages 10 and under; FREE for museum members and children ages 3 and under. The 36th annual Hatsume Fair promises to be a spectacular event for the entire family! Celebrating the first bud of spring, Hatsume, the Morikami’s largest annual event, transforms Morikami Park into a unique Japanese spring festival. The event features multiple stages of continuous entertainment where guests can experience taiko drumming performances, martial art and bonsai demonstrations, a costume contest, fashion show and much more! Avenues of artisan booths, anime dealers, plant sales, Asian and American food vendors, the Kirin Beer Garden, Sake Station, children’s activities and a bonsai exploration area are sure to delight festival-goers. 561-495-0233, morikami.org

20 -  Delray Beach Public Library Presents Author's Meet – 2pm. Free. Robert Stave will discuss his book Ten Good Horses  561-266-9490, delraylibrary.org

22 -  Spady Museum Presents Delray Speaks: A Community Conversation- 7pm - 8pm. $5. Delray Speaks is a community forum intended to encourage open dialogue about relevant topics affecting residents and visitors of South Florida. The forum is hosted by the Spady Museum and facilitated by Delray Beach residents. Topics are selected at random by forum participants and organizers. All opinions expressed are acknowledged and respected and belong solely to their owners and do not necessarily reflect those of the Spady Museum, the facilitator or the forum organizers. These forums are open to the public and everyone is welcome. 561-279-8883, spadymuseum.com

23 - Steel Drum Cruise - 6-8pm. $25 & includes a 2-hour sunset cruise with live entertainment. Delray Yacht Cruises, 561-243-0686, delraybeachcruises.com

23 - Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce Presents: "Attitude" A Missing Piece in Hiring!- 11:45 am-1pm. $10-$20. Making a hiring decision based on an applicant's skill level alone will decrease your chances of a hiring success. Why? Because it takes more than just skill to succeed! Job skill suggests a person can do the job. It does not guarantee they will do it better than anyone else. This presentation is about how to incorporate "attitude" assessment into your interview process so you can more accurately identify and hire the High Performers. This is a fast-paced one-hour, fun and interactive workshop. Workplace Application: Attendees will learn about a powerful interviewing technique that will enable them to improve their organization's quality-of-hire. 1. Understand why skill is not an accurate predictor of future performance. 2. Learn exactly what "attitude" is and the role it plays in job performance and success. 3. Learn the "attitude" that ALL High Performers share in common. 
4. Attendees will practice “attitude” assessment using music lyrics to cement their new skill.  561-278-0424, patty@delraybeach.com

23 - Delray Marketplace Music Fest- 6-8pm. Backbonz, Popular Rock & Roll Tunes.  Delray Marketplace, 561-865-4613, DelrayMarket.com

24 - Arts Garage Presents Ali Siddiq - Comedy. $15-25. Comedy Central's Up Next Winner, Ali Siddiq began his career in prison and has gone on to appear on Showtime, HBO, BET, NBC & Centric. The Houston comedy legend is hilarious, real, and insightful. He has toured and worked with some of the country’s funniest comedians, from Dave Chappelle to D.L. Hughley, and Bill Belamy. He is guaranteed to keep you laughing all the way home. 561-450-6357,artsgarage.org

25- Delray Beach GreenMarket - The GreenMarket is a Saturday morning destination as an open air marketplace.Started in 1996 by the Community Redevelopment Agency, the Delray GreenMarket has become one of the most popular and charming aspects of the “season” in Delray Beach. At the GreenMarket you’ll find more than 65 vendors featuring Palm Beach County farm-to-fork produce, just picked citrus and juice, farm fresh eggs, raw milk and butter, 100% grass-fed and finished (antibiotic and hormone free) Florida beef, poultry, pork and lamb, fragrant artisan baked goods, plenty of gluten free, vegan and sugar free products, fresh cut flowers, plants and other unique gourmet fare along with live musical entertainment each week. Relocating today to SE/NE 4th Avenue. - delraycra.org/greenmarket

25 – Taste Atlantic Avenue -11am-2pm. $65, reservations required.  800-979-3370, savorourcity.com

25 - Arts Garage Presents Siempre Flamenco – Flamenco Music & Dance. $25-35. Siempre Flamenco returns to Arts Garage to present an authentic flamenco show and a fresh and engaging performance. Artists Paco and Celia Fonta preserve the art of flamenco through a brilliant trilogy of guitar, song and dance. The audience becomes witness to the vast array of human emotions that are expressed through flamenco, and are thus transcended in time as they partake in this vibrant culture.  Whether on the concert stage or in a more intimate "tablao" setting, Siempre Flamenco will delight and exhilarate young and old. The depth of human emotion is timeless and crosses all ethnic cultures and experiences. 561-450-6357,artsgarage.org

29 -  Delray Beach Public Library Presents Author's Meet – 2pm. Free. Sarah Brown Weitzman will present “Humorous Poetry: Then and Now.” 561-266-9490, delraylibrary.org

30 - Delray Marketplace Music Fest- 6-8pm. The Dryvin’ South Band, High Energy Rock & Roll Blues Band.  Delray Marketplace, 561-865-4613, DelrayMarket.com

30 - Delray Beach Public Library Presents Author's Meet-  Dave Berry, a  New York Times best-selling author at The Delray Beach Public Library. The event will include author’s live presentation with audience. Q & A and Reception. Books will be available for Purchase & Autographing. 561-266-0194, delraylibrary.org

Exhibits:
 

1 - April 30 - Delray Beach Historical Society presents Delray's Agricultural Heritage" Exhibit - In two buildings, the DBHS will feature rare images and stories of our rich farming history spanning 100 years. Featured this year will be the "Gladiola Glory Days" - to coincide with the Delray Affair. Check www.delraybeachhistory for days and times. 561-274-9578, delraybeachhistory.org

1-30 - Spady Museum Presents African American Neighborhoods of Old Delray Exhibit - $10. In the 1880s - 1920s, Delray Beach welcomed the people that would influence its character, design, development and future. Residents came from all walks of life and from areas around the country. Today, descendants of some of these pioneers continue to call Delray Beach home. This exhibit depicts early pioneers and their descendants and how their professions helped shape the city’s personality. This is a permanent exhibit. 561-279-8883, spadymuseum.com

1 –  May 24 - Japanese Design for the Senses: Beauty, Form, and Function -Japanese Design for the Senses comprises three distinct exhibitions highlighting the beauty, form, and function that is inherent to Japanese craft and design. Each component features objects designed and crafted to be both beautiful and functional. Examples include an array of exquisite works, from folding screen paintings and lacquer boxes, to handcrafted lamps, benches, and step chests, all of which are as impressive in their design as they are in their craftsmanship and functionality. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 561-495-0233, morikami.org

10 – May 24- Poetry in Clay-  Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens. 561-495-0233, morikami.org

1-July 5, 2015 – Bling: Art that Shines- Tuesday-Sunday, 10 am – 4:30 pm; closed Monday and major holidays. $5. An illuminating show featuring 16 internationally recognized artists who use diamond dust, crystals, metals, glass, mirrors, lights or glitter to give their work a sparkle effect.  Artwork included in this exhibit has been shown in art fairs and galleries worldwide. Delray Beach Center for the Arts / Cornell Museum of Art. Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach 33444. 561-243-7922, DelrayArts.org

1-July 5, 2015 – Adornment: An Instructor Showcase- Tuesday-Sunday, 10 am – 4:30 pm; closed Monday and major holidays. $5. This School of Creative Arts instructor group show features works by approximately 12 instructors, who have each interpreted the theme of “adornment” (something that decorates or is an ornament), in their artwork. Delray Beach Center for the Arts / Cornell Museum of Art. Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach 33444. 561-243-7922, DelrayArts.org

 


May 2015:

1-31- Shark Feeding - Tues-Sat - 10:30am, Sun1:30pm- $4. Alligator Feeding –Wed & Sat 1pm. 561-274-7263, sandowayhouse.org

1-31– Pottery Classes – Mon-Sat. Cloud House Pottery, Artists Alley.  561- 862-9222

1 - Art Walk in Downtown Delray - 6pm-9pm. Stroll throughout downtown Delray. 561-243-1077, downtowndelraybeach.com

1-31- Pickleball - $2.Call for times. Pompey Park Community Center. 561-243-7356.  Delray Beach Community Center.  561-243-7250. dbpickle.com

2 - Delray Marketplace Fitness in the Park- 10am. Free fitness class the first Saturday of event month starting at 10am instructed by Xtend Barre’s Joleen Samian, a certified Circuit 7 trainer.  Delray Marketplace, 561-865-4613, DelrayMarket.com

2 & 9- Delray Beach GreenMarket- 9am-2pm. Stroll under the Delray sun and shop local with over 60+ vendors offering everything you need! Final Greenmarkets of the season.delraycra.org/greenmarket

2, 9, 16 – Taste Atlantic Avenue -11am-2pm. $65, reservations required.  800-979-3370, savorourcity.com

2-9 - Delray Beach International Tennis Federation event – Free event. 200-plus local, Florida, national and international players (more than 25 countries represented) competing in the Boys and Girls 18’s divisions.  Delray Swim & Tennis Club

2 - Cinco de Mayo Fiesta - 11 am-midnight; Delray Beach Center for the Arts Outdoor Pavilion and grounds. $15. Presented by the Hispano-Latino Cultural Alliance, this annual celebration includes Mariachi bands; local Hispanic bands; folkloric dances, children's area with arts, crafts and games; Mexican and other food vendors; and merchandise vendors. DelrayArts.org

3 - Delray Marketplace Fitness in the Park- 10am. Free fitness class the first Sunday of event month starting at 10am instructed by Wod Farm’s Scott Lefferts, a Certified Crossfit Coach.  Delray Marketplace, 561-865-4613, DelrayMarket.com

4 - Arts Garage Presents Nancy Kelly- 8pm. Jazz.  $25-$35.  For over 30 years, Nancy has honed her trademark swing/bop take-no prisoners back-to-the-roots swinging style in front of audiences across the U.S. and abroad.  She takes us back to the time when jazz was an authentic expression of real emotion, and her stage presence, phrasing, style and swing put her in a league of her own.  561-450-6357,artsgarage.org

6 - Chamber U: Lunch & Learn - 11:45am-1pm. "How EMV Technology Will Impact You & Your Business"- Presented by TouchSuite. We will detail the upcoming liability shift for merchants and how your business & wallet will be impacted. The discussion will cover an overview of EMV regulations, detailed explanations of all the moving parts in an EMV transaction along with in depth understanding of the equipment. Learn how to future proof your business (ex. Apple Pay - Google Wallet) by upgrading your technology. The workshop will be interactive and leave plenty of time for questions, so come on out and learn about EMV and its impact on your business. We will have a special offer for all attendees as well. $10. RSVP: https://delraybeach.chambermaster.com/eventregistration/register/30. patty@delraybeach.com, 561 278-0424x105

6 - Arts Garage Presents Benny Golson- 8pm. Jazz.  $25-$50.  Grammy winner Benny Golson is a world renowned jazz legend - a tenor saxophonist, composer, lyricist, and producer who is admired for his dynamic artistry and style. Born in Philadelphia, Benny was raised with an impeccable musical pedigree. He has played in the bands of world famous musicians, such as Benny Goodman, Dizzy Gillespie, Lionel Hampton, Earl Bostic and Art Blakey.  561-450-6357,artsgarage.org

7– First Thursday Site Tours- 10am-1pm. $5. Delray Beach Center for the Arts / Crest Theatre. 561-243-7922, DelrayArts.org

7 - Delray Marketplace Music Fest- 6-8pm. Midnight Movers, Authentic Soul and Motown Sounds. Delray Marketplace, 561-865-4613, DelrayMarket.com

7, 14, 21, 28Sumi-e Ink Painting: Floral - 4-week session: 1:30pm – 3:30pm. $60 (members $55; advance registration required). Sumi-e, literally “charcoal drawing,” is a form of Japanese ink painting brought from China in the 12th century. Students learn to grind their own ink and execute the primary sumi-e brushstrokes to capture the beauty of flowers and bamboo. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 561-495-0233, www.morikami.org

7, 14, 21, 28 - Sumi-e Ink Painting: Landscape - 4-week session: 10:30am – 12:30pm. $60 (members $55; advance registration required). Sumi-e, literally “charcoal drawing,” is a form of Japanese ink painting brought from China in the 12th century. Students learn to grind their own ink and execute the primary sumi-e brushstrokes to capture the beauty of flowers and bamboo.. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 561-495-0233, www.morikami.org

7 - On The Ave presents Sets in the West - On the Ave goes off the street!  On The Ave presents "Sets in the West", every Thursday night in May.  From 6-9pm the Libby Wesley Plaza on SW 5th Avenue comes alive with a great line up of music. As always, there will be kids activities, food options and of course great music from Plaid Blazer.  ontheavedelraybeach.com

8 Sushi & Stroll at the Morikami - 5:30pm – 8:30pm, $8 adults, $6 children (4-10) (museum members and children 3 and under FREE); $2 for taiko performance (optional). Reservations are not required. Summer nights in South Florida are something special, especially when they are augmented with taiko drums and a cultural backdrop that can't be beat! Add a cold drink, a breathtaking sunset and a walking path through a tranquil garden and you've got Sushi & Stroll Summer Walks! Stroll the gardens at your own pace and take advantage of our free tour of the museum and gardens for smart phones. Excite your palate with something delicious from our own Cornell Café, indulge in some shopping at the Museum Store or tantalize your senses with a drumming performance by Fushu Daiko.  561-495-0233, morikami.org

8 - Old School Beerfest - 6:30 - 10:30pm. $35. Celebrating the art of a well-crafted beer! Unlimited sampling of craft brews, international beers and ciders; food stations (for purchase), wine tasting, game area, cash bar and live music. Delray Beach Center for the Arts / Outdoor Pavilion, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach 33444. 561-243-7922, DelrayArts.org

9- Ride and Remember Trolley Tour -10am-12pm- $20. When you board the “Ride & Remember” Trolley Tour, the history of Delray Beach comes alive! Illustrated with colorful stories of the personalities and happenings that influenced the growth of the city, the tour does more than relay facts – it draws the riders back in time. Climb aboard The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum’s popular, monthly “Ride & Remember” Trolley Tour and enjoy the interactive, personalized stories of Delray Beach’s interesting origins and development.  Spady Museum. spadymuseum.com

9 -Fifth Annual Amazing Mom and Son Challenge – Mom and Son teams will "race" around the City of Delray Beach looking for clues and performing challenges to be the first team to cross the finish line. Divisions start at 5 years up to adults. $10/adult (18 years +); $5/teen/child (17 & younger).mydelraybeach.com

10 – Mother’s Day Cruises – Brunch-10am-12:15pm, Luncheon- 1:30-3:45pm, Sightseeing- 1:30 & 4:30pm – call for pricing. Delray Yacht Cruises, 561-243-0686, delraybeachcruises.com

10 – Morikami Family Fun Craft Activities- 12– 3pm. Free with paid museum admission. Honor your mother by making a special card for her. 561-495-0233, morikami.org

12 – Toddler Tuesday at Delray Marketplace- 9:30am-11:30am.  Bring your child to the Delray Marketplace Amphitheater the second Tuesday of the month to enjoy craft activities, bubbles, giant legos, costumed characters and bounce houses. Delray Marketplace, 561-865-4613, DelrayMarket.com

14 - On The Ave presents Sets in the West  - On the Ave goes off the street!  On The Ave presents "Sets in the West", every Thursday night in May.  From 6-9pm the Libby Wesley Plaza on SW 5th Avenue comes alive with a great line up of music. Meet & Greet with former NBA Players, Otis Birdsong and Michael Ray. As always, there will be kids activities, food options and of course great music from Pocket Change. For more information, visit: ontheavedelraybeach.com

14 - Delray Marketplace Music Fest- 7pm.  Cachet Band, Variety Dance Band. Delray Marketplace, 561-865-4613, DelrayMarket.com

14 - Delray Marketplace Mom’s Night Out- 6-8pm.  Calling all mom’s!  Enjoy light bites while shopping at your favorite brand at a discount price.  To RSVP contact Joyce Evans: JoyceEvans@MacaroniKid.com. White House/Black Market, DelrayMarket.com

15-16 - Arts Garage Presents Jimmy Webb- 8pm. Cabaret.  $25-$50.  Jimmy Webb is a Grammy award winning songwriter, composer, and singer known worldwide as a master of his trade.  He is the only artist ever to have received Grammy Awards for music, lyrics, and orchestration. 561-450-6357,artsgarage.org

16 – Morikami Demonstrations of Sado: The Way of Tea - Noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm. $5 with paid museum admission. 561-495-0233, morikami.org

17 - Arts Garage Presents Pierce Pettis- 8pm. Jazz.  $TBD.  Pierce Pettis began his long career as a writer/artist at the legendary Muscle Shoals Sound Studios in Alabama and later as a staff songwriter for Polygram/Universal Music in Nashville. His songs have been covered by artists ranging from Garth Brooks and Dion to Joan Baez and Art Garfunkel. Pettis' fifth album for Compass Records (Nashville), "That Kind of Love" (2009), received rave reviews from XM/Sirius Satellite Radio, Paste Magazine, Performing Songwriter, American Songwriter, The (London, UK) Sunday Express, Image Quarterly to name a few. 561-450-6357,artsgarage.org

17 & 31 – Morikami Sado Tea Ceremony Class – 10:15am. $55. Learn to perform traditional Japanese tea ceremony in the authentic Seishin-an Tea House under the guidance of Master Soei Chieko Mihori. Tea Ceremony Workshop (offered in November, January and March) is a prerequisite for this class. 561-495-0233, morikami.org

20 – Spodak Dental Presents Ladies FIRST Self Defense Class - 5:30- 8pm. Free This Self Defense Class is designed to prepare women of various ages, athleticism, strength, flexibility and body types to convince an attacker they have chosen the wrong victim. It is designed to save women's lives. Limited space, RSVP darien@spodakdental.comspodakdental.com

21- On The Ave presents Sets in the West  - On the Ave goes off the street!  On The Ave presents "Sets in the West", every Thursday night in May.  From 6-9pm the Libby Wesley Plaza on SW 5th Avenue comes alive with a great line up of music.  As always, there will be kids activities, food options and of course great music from FUSIK. For more information, visit: ontheavedelraybeach.com

21- Artists Alley Open Studios -  6-9pm - Pineapple Grove Arts District between NE 3rd & 4th Streets, east of 3rd Ave, west of RR tracks. All of the Studios & Galleries in Artists Alley are open with all the artists present. artistsalleydelray.com

21 - Delray Marketplace Music Fest- 6-8pm. Time With Tom, A Tom Petty Tribute Band.  Delray Marketplace, 561-865-4613, DelrayMarket.com

21– Taste Pineapple Grove - 5-8pm. Historical walking food tours in Delray Beach. Includes signature tastings from 5-7 stops. $65, reservations required.  800-979-3370, savorourcity.com

23 - Arts Garage Presents The Thin Man- 7:30pm. Radio Theatre.  $20-30.  Wealthy, glamorous husband-wife detectives Nick and Nora Charles solve murders, drink martinis and crack wise in this romantic screwball comedy. 561-450-6357,artsgarage.org

23-June 7 Delray Beach Playhouse Presents Barefoot in the Park- $30. Thurs -Sat 8pm, Sat & Sun 2pm.  Neil Simon’s second Broadway hit is just as funny, endearing and surprising as it was when it first opened in 1964. Thanks to his 1996 autobiography, REWRITES, we know now that virtually every element in this delightful comedy was drawn from the real-life experiences of the newly-married Neil Simon and his first wife (Joan) as they moved into their first apartment. Two young newly-weds (Paul and Corie) move into a tiny apartment that Corie has picked out. To Paul’s dismay, the tiny apartment is at the top of a six-floor walk-up with no elevator. As Paul tries to launch his career as a lawyer, Corie tries to turn their miniscule apartment into a home. Their separate trajectories collide (hilariously) when she invites her mother and a mysterious neighbor to their first dinner party! 561-272-1281 Ext.4, delraybeachplayhouse.com

23-25 - Delray Beach USTA National Sweet Sixteen– Free event. A Tier 1 (highest level) USTA national event.  64 of the highest nationally-ranked players competing in the Boys and Girls 14’s and 16’s divisions.  Delray Swim & Tennis Club

27 - Spady Museum Presents Delray Speaks: A Community Conversation- 7pm - 8pm. $5. Delray Speaks is a community forum intended to encourage open dialogue about relevant topics affecting residents and visitors of South Florida. The forum is hosted by the Spady Museum and facilitated by Delray Beach residents. Topics are selected at random by forum participants and organizers. All opinions expressed are acknowledged and respected and belong solely to their owners and do not necessarily reflect those of the Spady Museum, the facilitator or the forum organizers. These forums are open to the public and everyone is welcome. 561-279-8883, spadymuseum.com

28- On The Ave presents Sets in the West  - On the Ave goes off the street!  On The Ave presents "Sets in the West", every Thursday night in May.  From 6-9pm the Libby Wesley Plaza on SW 5th Avenue comes alive with a great line up of music.  As always, there will be kids activities, food options and of course great music from Erik Biddines with Freedom in the Groove. For more information, visit: ontheavedelraybeach.com

28 - Delray Marketplace Music Fest- 6-8pm. Fusion Band, South Florida’s Premier Show & Dance Band.  Delray Marketplace, 561-865-4613, DelrayMarket.com

29 & 30 - Arts Garage Presents The Peter Bernstein, Larry Goldings & Bill Stewart Trio - 8pm. Jazz.  $25-35.  Larry Goldings is a Grammy-nominated pianist, keyboardist, composer, and arranger. Among jazz enthusiasts, Goldings' organ trio with Peter Bernstein and Bill Stewart has been recognized for charting new ground, with synergistic playing and hard-swinging yet thoughtful music. 561-450-6357,artsgarage.org

 

Exhibits:
1 –  May 24 - Japanese Design for the Senses: Beauty, Form, and Function Japanese Design for the Senses comprises three distinct exhibitions highlighting the beauty, form, and function that is inherent to Japanese craft and design. Each component features objects designed and crafted to be both beautiful and functional. Examples include an array of exquisite works, from folding screen paintings and lacquer boxes, to handcrafted lamps, benches, and step chests, all of which are as impressive in their design as they are in their craftsmanship and functionality. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 561-495-0233, www.morikami.org

1 –  May 24 - Japanese Design for the Senses: Beauty, Form, and Function Japanese Design for the Senses comprises three distinct exhibitions highlighting the beauty, form, and function that is inherent to Japanese craft and design. Each component features objects designed and crafted to be both beautiful and functional. Examples include an array of exquisite works, from folding screen paintings and lacquer boxes, to handcrafted lamps, benches, and step chests, all of which are as impressive in their design as they are in their craftsmanship and functionality. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 561-495-0233, www.morikami.org

1July 5, 2015 – Bling: Art that ShinesTuesday-Sunday, 10 am – 4:30 pm; closed Monday and major holidays. $5. An illuminating show featuring 16 internationally recognized artists who use diamond dust, crystals, metals, glass, mirrors, lights or glitter to give their work a sparkle effect.  Artwork included in this exhibit has been shown in art fairs and galleries worldwide. Delray Beach Center for the Arts / Cornell Museum of Art. Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach 33444. 561-243-7922, DelrayArts.org

1-July 5, 2015 – Adornment: An Instructor ShowcaseTuesday-Sunday, 10 am – 4:30 pm; closed Monday and major holidays. $5. This School of Creative Arts instructor group show features works by approximately 12 instructors, who have each interpreted the theme of “adornment” (something that decorates or is an ornament), in their artwork. Delray Beach Center for the Arts / Cornell Museum of Art. Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach 33444. 561-243-7922, DelrayArts.org

1 - 30 - Delray Beach Historical Society presents Delray's Agricultural Heritage" Exhibit - DBHS will feature rare images and stories of our rich farming history spanning 100 years. Featured this year will be the "Gladiola Glory Days" - to coincide with the Delray Affair.  561-274-9578, delraybeachhistory.org

1-31 - Spady Museum Presents African American Neighborhoods of Old Delray Exhibit - $10. 561-279-8883, spadymuseum.com

1 – May 24- Poetry in Clay- Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens. 561-495-0233, morikami.org

All dates, times and events are subject to change without notice.

If you would like your event listed on this calendar, please e-mail Tiffany Mazer at tmazer@delraybeach.com!

This Document is produced by The Delray Beach Marketing Cooperative, Inc., a partnership between the Community Redevelopment Agency, the Chamber of Commerce and the City of Delray Beach.  For more information about the Cooperative, call (561) 279-1380 ext. 108 or visit www.visitdelraybeach.org

 

 

 

 

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