Palm Beach is a special place to be in February. The weather is warm, the people are friendly and there are plenty of things to see and do. No matter what your tastes, chances are you can indulge them this February. From the finest horses in the world to some of the best food in the region, February in Palm Beach has it all. Here is just a sampling of the events you can look forward to in Palm Beach this February.
Watch the Best Horses and Riders Strut Their Stuff
When the weather turns cold and the ground freezes in other parts of the country, accomplished equestrians head to Florida to enjoy some of the finest competition in the world. This February Palm Beach residents can get a peek at this unique part of the sports world.
The Winter Equestrian Festival is always a hit with residents and visitors alike. The fun continues through April, so you will have the entire month of February to enjoy some of the best show jumping, dressage and other equestrian competitions in the world.
Shop for Art and Antiques
If you are an art lover or an antiques fan, the Palm Beach Jewelry, Art and Antique Show is the place to be this February. Running through February 15, this great event is the largest of its kind in the entire country.
You can find art and antiques from throughout the world, since this show draws a large number of international exhibitors. Whether you come to buy or just browse, you are sure to have a great time.
Watch Some Great Golf
If you are a fan of golf, the Delray Beach Open offers some of the finest competition the golf world has to offer. This annual event runs through February 16 this year, so there is still time to get your tickets and stake out your spot on the course.
The Delray Beach Open routinely draws some of the best golfers on the tour, so you are sure to see your favorites. In addition to the great golf, this annual event also features a number of parties and other special events. Be sure to reserve your space early.
Enjoy a Unique Twist on Mardi Gras
February is Mardi Gras time, but you do not have to travel to New Orleans to join in on the fun. This February brings ArtGras to the Palm Beach area, and it is sure to be a hit with the whole family.
Unlike Mardi Gras, ArtGras is a decidedly family friendly event. Feel free to bring the kids to stroll the area as you view nationally recognized artists and craftspeople, hear some great music and indulge in some February festival fun.
Whether you are new to the Palm Beach area or a relative newcomer, you will find plenty of great things to see and do this February. The month of February is always a great time in Palm Beach, with warm weather, abundant sunshine and a wealth of activities for the entire family. Just grab your friends, put on your sunglasses and head out for some February fun.