Top 10 Don’t Miss Events

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  1. Eddie Money is heading to Mizner Park Amphitheater with Blue Oyster Cult and Foghat on May 12 at 6 p.m. Local band, The Lifesays, will open the show. Prices are $60 per person general admission, $60 for reserved seating, $100 VIP clock tower (standing room only), $125 VIP balcony seating and $150 VIP Pit table seating. VIP tickets include two cocktails and access to a private bar. VIP clock tower tickets include complimentary samples of Foghat Cellars wine, Doc Brown’s Really Bad Rum and assorted craft beers. Attendees are invited to bring items including unopened bags or cans of dog food, toys, or bedding to a Donation Station, to benefit Big Dog Rescue Ranch of Palm Beach and the Tri County Humane Society.  Donors will receive a raffle ticket for an opportunity to win one of three gift baskets. For more information about making donations, visit www.eddiemoneyatmizner.com/donation-station.
  2.  SunFest music festival returns to West Palm Beach May 3-6. Don’t miss performers like Pitbull, Zedd, Nick Jonas, Incubus and Ice Cube. Visit sunfest.com for a complete line-up and ticket information.
  3.  The 1st Annual South Florida Be Like Brit 5K Walk for Haiti will take place on May 19. The walk begins at 10 a.m. at John Prince Park, Center Drive Pavilion. Hosted by the Gengel family, who founded Be Like Brit, after their daughter who died in the 2010 Haiti earthquake. The nonprofit built an orphanage in Haiti in honor of their daughter. The fee for the walk is $19 per person. Register online at www.BeLikeBrit.org/FloridaWalk
  4.  Catch “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” at the Delray Beach Playhouse beginning May 18. Tickets cost $30 per person.
  5.  The 7th annual Delray Beach Craft Beerfest  returns to the Pavilion at Old School Square on May 11. VIP access begins at 6:30 p.m. and general admission gates open at 7:30 p.m. Your ticket gets you unlimited samples of more than 100 craft brews, ciders and wines. Attendance is limited to give everyone the best beer tasting experience. Tickets support Old School Square. The event is rain or shine and open to folks 21 and older. Regular tickets are $40 in advance and $45 at gate. VIP is $55 in advance and $65 at gate if available.
  6.  The Amazing Mom And Son Challenge returns on May 12 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mom and son teams will race around Delray looking for clues and performing challenges to be the first team to cross the finish line. Divisions begin at 5 years old. For more information, contact 561-243-7000 ext. 5101.
  7.  Head to Delray’s Bexley Park on May 18 for a free, outdoor movie screening of the classic “Beauty and the Beast.” The family friendly event begins at 8 p.m. Bring chairs and blankets. Food will be available.
  8.  Delray Beach Ocean Rescue will host the 23rd Annual Ocean Mile Swim on May 19. Swimmers will swim one mile in the ocean from the South 5 Lifeguard Tower to the South 1 tower and back. The race begins at 7 a.m. Registration costs $30 and must be submitted by 5 p.m. on May 17. Checks payable to City of Delray Beach. For more information, 561-243-7352 or gaffney@mydelraybeach.com.
  9.  MNM Theatre Company will bring Avenue Q to Kravis Center’s Rinker Playhouse from May 25-June 10. Tickets are $55 each and are available for purchase online at kravis.org; by phone at 561-832-7469; or at the Kravis Center box office.
  10.  The Ryan J. Mandel Charity is hosting its 2nd annual 5k Race and 1 Mile Walk in honor of Ryan J. Mandel, a Delray Beach native who lost his battle to addiction in 2016. The race takes place on May 12 at 7 a.m. at Anchor Park. To register, visit https://ryanjmandel.com/