Top 10 Don’t Miss Events in Palm Beach County

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1. Catch Dr. Michio Kaku speak during the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium’s Annual Benefit on March 30 at The Breakers. The event begins at 7 p.m. Kaku is one of the most recognized figures in science. Tickets cost $600 per person.

2. God Save The Queen brings to life a mythical Queen tribute show that recreates more than 20 of Queen’s greatest hits in one show. The band takes their name from the United Kingdom’s national anthem which was played on tape at the end of every Queen show while the band took their bows. They perform using the precise set list, clothing, and stage antics that Queen was known for. Vocalist Pablo Padin re-enacts Freddy Mercury so realistically that along with Francisco Calgaro (guitar), Matias Albornoz (drums) and Ezequiel Tibaldo (bass).you almost feel like you are actually witnessing a legendary Queen show. Catch the group on March 24 at 8 p.m. at Mizner. Tickets are $35 to $120 and available at http://www.flavorus.com/queenboca.

3. The Student Showcase of Films award show will be held on March 10 at Lynn University. More than $12,000 in awards and prizes will be awarded to winning entries from 9:30 a.m. to noon. The event is free and open to the public. It will be hosted by actor, musician and funnyman Frank Licari, who writes and directs this version of the Oscars. Burt Reynolds will present the coveted Burt Reynolds Scholarship.

4. Tony Bennett will perform at the West Palm Beach’s Kravis Center at 8 p.m. on March 3.

5. The YMCA of South Palm Beach County is hosting its 15th annual Inspiration Breakfast which will feature Miami Dolphins Legend Jason Taylor as keynote speaker. The event will take place at Boca’s Office Depot headquarters from 7:30 to 10 a.m. on March 7.

6. The Tri-County Animal Rescue’s 15th Annual Doggie & Kittie Ball will take place on March 19, at 5:30 p.m. at Boca West Country Club. WPBF Ch. 25 News Reporter and Media Author Stephanie Berzinski and Tim Byrd, “The Byrdman” are Masters of Ceremonies for the evening.

7. The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation will honor Delray resident Wendy Greenhut as 2017 Hope Award Recipient during Annual Book of Hope Luncheon on March 13 at the Boca Raton Resort and Club. The event begins at 10:30 a.m. Greenhut has worked with the foundation sine her daughter was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis at age 13. The event also features bestselling author Michael Tonello and chance to win rare $15,000 handbag. Tickets are $150 per person.

8. Phantom of the Opera will be at the Kravis Center from March 23-April 1. For more information on the production and a video sneak peek, visit www.ThePhantomOfTheOpera.com/ustour/

9. The Weight Band will perform at Crest Theatre in Delray Beach on March 1. The show begins at 8 p.m. Audiences can expect to hear many of the classic tunes like “Up On Cripple Creek,” “Rag Mama Rag,” “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down,” and of course, “The Weight.” They’ll also go deeper into the Band catalog to play songs like “Ophelia,” “Life is a Carnival,” “Atlantic City” and others.

10. Catch Boca’s Symphonia’s Connoisseur Concert 4 at 3 p.m. on March 26 at the Roberts Theater at Saint Andrew’s School, 3900 Jog Road. Vienna to Appalachia will feature guest conductor Gerard Schwarz and French horn specialist Gregory Miller. Tickets are available at thesymphonia.org or by calling 1-866-687-1201 or emailing tickets@thesymphonia.org. Single tickets range between $50 and $84.