Downtown Delray Beach where the is always something going on!
Visit the PROMOTION Page for the Downtown Business Open House Events, Specials and Unique shopping opportunities you won't want to miss!
Download the Event Calendar for the summer's events!
Full Annual Event Calendar Nov. - April
First Friday Art Walk Brochure and Map
Art Walk in Downtown Delray
First Friday of Every Month
Stroll throughout downtown Delray Beach and a special night featuring special artist showings, jewelry, entertainment, receptions and more at over 14 Fine Art Galleries in Pineapple Grove District and along Atlantic Ave. Find that unique gift for the Bride and Groom!
Participating Galleries and locations:
- Addison Gallery
- Gallery at Studio 5
- Ford Fine Art
Artist Alley Studios
Cacace Fine Art
Linda White Gallery
Pat Kaufman Studio
Schmidt Stained Glass
A. Funk Studio
Joni Sarah White
Magnus and Gordon Gallery
The House Of Perna
East Atlantic Ave
- Cornell Museum at Delray Center for the Arts
- Debilzan Gallery
- Avalon Gallery
- Artworks by Lois Brezinski
- Sundook Fine Art Gallery
- The Blue Gallery
- The Art Arena
- Lidia Tohar Studio 101
- Alexanders Designs
- Boca Museum of Art
For addresses visit the Art and Gallery page or call 561-243-1077
2015 SAVOR THE AVENUE
Now taking place MONDAY, MARCH 30, 2015 due to bad weather conditions expected.
The 7th annual Savor The Avenue event scheduled for Thursday, March 26th has been moved to Monday, March 30th due to projected severe weather. All reservations are being honored for the new date and time of the event. Guests are encouraged to contact the restaurants directly to reconfirm or make changes to their reservations.
“Our goal is to provide the best experience possible for the 1,100 people sitting down for dinner together at the one quarter mile, 1,369 foot long table that stretches down Atlantic Avenue from Swinton Avenue east to Fifth Avenue (U.S. 1). The 19 participating downtown Delray Beach restaurants have created exquisite menus along with beautiful table décor settings and will be ready to welcome everyone for this truly SOCIAL event,” said Laura Simon, Associate Director, DDA.
This year’s participating restaurants are: Tryst, 32 East, Cabana Nuevo Latino, Salt 7, Prime, Rack’s Fish House & Oyster Bar, Gary Rack’s Fat Rooster, The Office, Solita Delray, Max’s Harvest, City Oyster & Sushi Bar, Taverna Opa, Vic & Angelo’s, Lemongrass, Cut 432, Max’s Social House, D.I.G., Caffe Luna Rosa and 50 Ocean. Each 4-course dinner is paired with select wines that are donated by local beverage distributors to each restaurant.
See Below for Event Details
Mastino by Solita - Pizza Acadamy
Now offering Pizza Boot Camp!
25 NE 2nd Ave
Our 2 hour introductory class – Pizza 101 Pizza Boot Camp, offers students a hands-on introduction to artisanal pizza making.
7th Annual SAVOR THE AVENUE
NOW Taking place - March 30th - 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
on E. Atlantic Avenue.
presented by Delray Beach Downtown Development Authority and Delray Beach Magazine. This unique, award winning culinary event will serve over 1000 attendees at the nation’s longest dining table who will enjoy a four course meal from 20 of the Downtown restaurants.
Call 561-243-1077 for information or visit www.downtowndelraybeach.com/savor-and-tastemakers
47th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade
March 13th & 14th
This year, the Delray Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade celebrates its 47th year, rejoicing in our Irish heritage and honoring the service of the International Firefighters. The 2014 parade draws Marching Pipe & Drum Bands from around the world. In past years, marching firefighter bands from Dublin, Ireland, Belgium, Germany, Canada and Australia have joined the festivities and traditionally play at the Irish Siamsa and Party. Join us for one of the largest St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in the nation and pay tribute to the brave Firefighters across the globe.
Atlantic Avenue will close at 12pm to vehicle traffic on Saturday, March 14
Reminder: No open containers allowed
Mastino Delray Art Walk
Friday March 20th, 6 p.m.
ART * BOOZE * MUSIC
Come one come all to the FIRST EVER Mastino Art Walk hosted on the beautiful outdoor courtyard of Mastino Wood Fired Italian Kitchen & Bar. The night kicks off at 6pm
HOSTED BY VICTOR CONCEPCION
Enjoy Live Music, Pop-Up Art Shows, craft cocktails, food and performances.
- Hand Painted wine bottles with artist Sal Principe
- Paint & Sip Class by Art Obsession: Reserve your seat by clicking HERE
- Anne Deon's live Paint on Canvas, and pencil and paper portraits
- Checkout The Famous Mastino Dog by artist Nicole Ackerman!
In addition to the artists listed above, there will be live music, and no cover charge.
All Food and Beverage will be provided by Mastino Italian Soul Food inside the restaurant and on the outdoor patio.
Click HERE to join the event on Facebook
1st Annual Bacon & Bourbon Festival
March 28th & 29th
From the creators of Delray Beach Garlic Fest, we proudly introduce our newest festival offering, The Delray Beach Bacon & Bourbon Fest. Plan to join us as we celebrate the most beloved food in the universe, Bacon and the ultimate American made spirit, Bourbon. At the heart of our festivals is our commitment to create fun-filled food-lover community events featuring unique foods and beverages. 561-279-0907, www.delraybaconandbourbonfest.com
Art Walk in Downtown Delray
Friday April 3rd, 6 - 9 p.m.
Stroll throughout downtown Delray Beach and a special night featuring special artist showings, jewelry, entertainment, receptions and more at over 14 Fine Art Galleries in Pineapple Grove District and along Atlantic Ave.
Chamber of Commerce 53rd Annual Delray Affair
April 10th - 12th
In 2015, the Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 53rd year of the Delray Affair. Nicknamed the “Greatest Show under the Sun”, the Delray Affair is the largest arts & craft festival in the Southeast United States. The event takes place along the palm tree lined downtown streets of Delray Beach and stretches 12 city blocks from the Intracoastal to NW 2nd Avenue, grounds of Delray Beach Center for the Arts and Old School Square Park.
OLD SCHOOL BEERFEST
Friday May 8, 2015
6:30 - 10:30 p.m.
Celebrating the art of a well-crafted beer! Unlimited sampling of craft brews, international beers and ciders; food stations (for purchase), wine tasting, game area, cash bar and live music.
Delray Beach Center for the Arts / Outdoor Pavilion
51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach 33444