Monthly Happenings in South Florida

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South Florida is and always has been such a diverse area, one that we here at Collins and Company are proud to serve. For residents and visitors alike, there is so much to do here all year round, all up and down the coast, from West Palm Beach to Fort Lauderdale. With so much happening spanning over such a large region, it can be hard to keep up with what’s going on. In this week’s blog, we’re helping you sort through that long list of potential activities by outlining some of the best ones in various cities al throughout the month of November.

For the Sports Lovers…

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Chris Evert Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic

When: November 9th-11th

Where: Delray Beach Tennis Center

What: Recognize any of these famous faces? Every year, tennis legend Chris Evert puts on a 3-day tournament in our very own Delray Beach along with some of her famous friends, playing for a variety of charities like Make A Wish and American AIDS Association. This year, celebrities include Seal, Jon Lovitz, and many more. Visit their website here for more information and how to get tickets.

For Those Looking to Lend a Hand...

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City of Boynton Beach Park Clean-Up

When: Saturday, November 17th at 12 P.M.

Where: Barrier Free Park

What: Each month, The Florida Division of the Side Project Action & Advisory Committee encourages south Florida community members to clean up various parks around the Boynton Beach area, and this month it’s the beautiful Barrier Free Park. A cute and quaint little park that’s perfect for kids, heading out to partake in this clean-up would be a great activity for the whole family; you can play in the park after clean up is done! Click here for more information.

For Those Looking to Spend Some Time in Nature…

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Sunset Boardwalk Hike

When: Monday, November 19th at 4:30 P.M.

Where: Grassy Waters Preserve

What: In south Florida’s November, the weather starts to cool down, and being outside becomes much more enjoyable. Why not spend a cool, fall night hiking to a beautiful spot to enjoy the sunset? According to the city’s website, on this hike you won’t only be enjoying the sunset, but will also be able to watch various birds fly around and have plenty of opportunities to take stunning nature photographs. Click here for more information.

To get into the Holiday Spirit…

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Holiday Tree Lighting

When: Wednesday, November 21 from 5:30-9:30 P.M.

Where: Mizner Park Amphitheater

What: If you’ve ever been to Mizner Park during the holidays, one of the first things you probably notice is the big & tall Christmas tree positioned right at the end of the park. It’s a great sight to see for families any day, but how about attending the actual lighting ceremony this year? There will also be fireworks, carolers, Santa photos, and much more! It’ll be a spectacle for the kids, and just as magical for the adults. Click here for more information.

If you’re Looking for Great Entertainment…

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Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

When: Friday, November 23 at 7 P.M

Where: BB&T Center

What: Making a stop right here in south Florida on his very last tour is none other than music legend Elton John! Whatever age you are, you know Elton John was an integral part of the 70s and 80s music era, and seeing him in concert would satisfy fans of all ages. Check this one off your bucket list by clicking here to for more information on how to see this legend in concert.

Happy November!