The Palm Beach area is home to some of the best weather in the world, and that means lots of outdoor activities as the month of January gets underway. Whether you are in town for the holidays or looking for something fun to do with your friends and family, you can enjoy these wonderful events throughout the Palm Beach area.
Celebrate the World of Horses
Even if Santa did not bring you the pony you wanted for Christmas, you can celebrate all things horse at the Winter Equestrian Festival. This Palm Beach event is always a crowd pleaser, and the 2016 version is expected to be no exception.
The Winter Equestrian Festival draws competitors and horse lovers from throughout the country and around the world, and plenty of local spectators as well. You can see the best horses and riders in the world compete for some of the most lucrative prizes in the equestrian world. The fun takes place at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center and the competition gets underway on January 13, 2016.
Enjoy the Best in Post-Holiday Entertainment
Whether you love the world of ice skating or are in the mood for some great music, the annual South Florida Fair is the place to be. Taking place over 17 days from January 15-31, 2016, the South Florida Fair is something Palm Beach residents look forward to every year.
When you go, you will find plenty of award-winning livestock and agricultural products, as well as various stages featuring music and entertainment. You will also find plenty of rides and games for the kids, so feel free to bring the whole family for a day of fun.
Get Your Fill of Arts and Culture
If you are a lover of arts and culture, you can explore to your heart’s content at the annual ArtPalmBeach celebration. This annual appreciation of all things arts and cultural features the best in contemporary photography, eclectic painting, 21st century sculpture and live music, so there is truly something for everyone.
Once you have had your fill of arts and culture, you can grab a cup of espresso, enjoy lunch or dinner at an upscale restaurant or just take a seat and watch the hipsters walk by.
Enjoy Some Smelly Fun
It might not be the right choice for everyone, but the Delray Beach Garlic Fest is still an area favorite. If you love this smelly cooking ingredient, you will certainly enjoy the Delray Beach Garlic Fest, a celebration of all things garlic.
You can find cooking demonstrations, swap recipes, sample dishes from area restaurants or just walk around and enjoy the abundant celebration. The Delray Beach Garlic Festival takes place from January 29-31, 2016, so there is still time to make your plans.
Enjoy Cutting-Edge Digital Art
If you love the world of digital art, you need to head down to the Fotofusion celebration. This appreciation of all things digital takes place from January 19-23, 2016, and attendees can enjoy a host of activities.
From the opening reception to the farewell party, there are plenty of great things to see and do. Make your plans now to attend Fotofusion as the month of January comes to an end.