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If you are planning a large social or fundraising event in a county park, please contact our Special Events Section at 561-963-6702 for permitting assistance, or e-mail us at spevents@pbcgov.org

​Upcoming Events in 2024:
All external links- unless otherwise noted. Event dates and times are subject to change. Please check the event websites directly for event updates.

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Tasty Tuesday at Sunset Cove​
Food trucks and family fun!
Every Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.
Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton (loop in front of Sunset Cove Amphitheater)​

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Run Walk Four Paws 5K
This exciting event is perfect for runners and walkers of all abilities, as well as for dog lovers of all ages.
Saturday, February 24, 7:00 a.m.
Okeeheelee Park, west of West Palm Beach

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TurtleFest
Free-admission event which focuses on promoting ocean conservation through interactive educational exhibits and marine life, as well as music, art, shopping, games, and other family-friendly activities.
Saturday, February 24, 10:00 a.m.
Loggerhead Park, Juno Beach

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Atala Butterfly Festival
Butterfly arts & crafts, native plant sale and more!
Saturday, February 24, 10:00 a.m.
Burt Reynolds Park, Jupiter (at the River Center)

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Rising Sun 5K
5K and 1-mile run/walk for the Little Dragons.
Sunday, February 25, 7:15 a.m.
John Prince Park, Lake Worth

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The Great Mr. Swindle’s Traveling Peculiarium & Drink-Ory Garden
90-minute extravaganza under his hypnotical Big-Top delighting his audience with an unparalleled exhibition of classic vintage amusement, live acrobats and comedy.
Thursday-Sunday, February 29-March 17, times vary based on date
Carlin Park, Jupiter

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BMX Gold Cup Southeast Qualifier
Day includes a clinic, practice and race.
Saturday, March 2, 12:00 p.m.
Okeeheelee Park, west of West Palm Beach

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Walk 4 Friendship
After the walk, enjoy the grand community carnival!
Sunday, March 3, 11:00 a.m.
Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton

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Young Singers 5K
All ages and levels welcome to participate.
Saturday, March 9, 6:00 a.m.
Okeeheelee Park, west of West Palm Beach

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South Florida Food Fest & Craft Bar
Family-friendly food festival, craft fair, concerts & more!
Saturday & Sunday, March 9 & 10, 12:00 p.m. & 11:00 a.m.
Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton

A fun filled morning featuring a 10K, a 5K and the Li’l Leprechaun Dash!
Saturday, March 16, 7:30 a.m.
John Prince Park, Lake Worth

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Gopher Tortoise Gallop 5K
This is a family event and we encourage you to bring your family and friends.
Saturday, March 23, 6:00 a.m.
Okeeheelee Park, west of West Palm Beach

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Rose Ann Reid Foundation 5K
5K run and walk-a-thon.
Sunday, March 31, 8:00 a.m.
John Prince Park, Lake Worth

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Moving Day Palm Beach
Bring your friends and family to exercise, learn about Parkinson’s resources, take part in our signature We Move Ceremony, and, of course, enjoy the Moving Day Walk.
Sunday, April 7, 9:00 a.m.
Okeeheelee Park, west of West Palm Beach

Open to runners, walkers and hikers of all ages.
Saturday, April 13, 6:00 a.m.
Carlin Park, Jupiter

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Alexander Trujillo Foundation 5K
This is a family friendly event, open to the public, and all ages.
Saturday, April 13, 7:00 a.m.
Okeeheelee Park, west of West Palm Beach

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For the Love of Children 5K
5K, Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run.
Saturday, April 20, 8:00 a.m.
Okeeheelee Park, west of West Palm Beach

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Exotic Bass Roundup
Second annual Exotic Bass Roundup.
Saturday, April 20, 8:00 a.m.
Lake Ida West Park, Delray Beach

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Jupiter Police Family Autism Day
This family-friendly free inclusive event will include more than 40 local vendors, bounce houses, Storytime, music therapy, sports fun, a petting zoo, airbrush tattoos, food trucks, DJ, sensory stations and more
Saturday, April 20, 9:00 a.m.
Carlin Park, Jupiter

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Palm Beaches Spartan Race
Sprint 5K with obstacles, Kids Race 1-3K with obstacles, Hurricane Heat 4 or 12 Hour.
Friday-Sunday, April 19-21
Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton

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PanCAN Purp​l​e Stride​
Walk around the event village, grab a snack, write on the tribute wall, take pictures with your family and friends in the photo area, and be inspired during the opening ceremony before you set off on the ultimate walk to end pancreatic cancer.
Saturday, April 27, 7:00 a.m.
Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton

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Your First Mud Run
The best mud run for families and first-timers! Course is designed for the whole family.
Sunday, June 2, 10:00 a.m.
Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park, west of Boca Raton


Contact Us

Special Events Section
John Prince Park
2700 6th Ave., South
Lake Worth, FL 33461
Google Maps
561-963-6702

Staff

​Kevin Lawler
Recreation Specialist II

Katie Kollmeyer
Recreation Specialist II​I