Slide Background

Delray Affair After Dark

In 2017, the Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 55th year of the Delray Affair April 7-9, 2017. What is the best kept secret of the Delray Affair you ask?  Well, it’s Delray Affair After Dark!  From April 7-9 the Downtown is alive during the day with an eclectic mixture of fine art, great crafts and funky products from around the world. As booths close around 6 p.m. and the Delray Affair crowd thins, parking lots and valet stands become available, you have the opportunity to walk “on” the Avenue not just “along” the Avenue, and our galleries, retail shops and restaurants are here for you with special offerings & promotions! Opportunities abound for great dining, entertainment, shopping and socializing Downtown.  Here are a few tips to enjoy Delray Affair After Dark:

Special Promotions Downtown –  special promotions are available at our Downtown businesses April 7-9thScroll down below (orange section) to view the Delray Affair After Dark Downtown dining, shopping, art & culture, activity & attraction promotions! Promotions will be added as the event nears.

 

 

 

Dine & Discover a New Downtown Restaurant with open seating abound. Enjoy a memorable meal on Delray Beach’s famed Atlantic Avenue, experience the charming vibe in the Pineapple Grove Arts District or discover a new restaurant in The Set, the gateway to Downtown. You’ll also find an eclectic mix of restaurants beachside, where visitors can dine alfresco & enjoy an ocean breeze. From Mexican, Latin, and Mediterranean to Caribbean, American, and Argentinian - and with over 100 restaurants Downtown - you are sure to find the perfect place for every palate & pocket. Click here to view all Downtown Delray Beach restaurants.

First Friday Art Walk - April 7, 6-9 p.m. Kick-off the Delray Affair weekend with the First Friday Art Walk and pop-up live enteratinment throughout Downtown! This self-guided tour and year-long event invites you to explore the heart & soul of our art scene on the First Friday of every month from 6 - 9 p.m. Enjoy art galleries and working studios while you meet with many of our talented, local artists. Stroll and enjoy beautiful evenings in Downtown Delray as you navigate your way through myriad styles of art. The Art Walk features three artistic areas; Atlantic Avenue, Pineapple Grove and Artists Alley. Click here to watch the Art Walk video. This is a FREE event (no ticket, pass, coupon required) - just show up and start wherever you'd like! Share your photos using #DelrayArtWalk. To learn more and to view the Art Walk Map & Brochure, visit: DowntownDelrayBeach.com/ArtWalk

 

 

Get your sticker – The new 2017 “I ❤ Downtown Delray Beach” limited edition sticker is back and available with purchase at any Downtown retail store, art gallery, salon or spa all weekend, both night & day!

 

 

“Artrageous” - Fri., April 7 & Sat., April 8, 2017, 7PM, Old School Square Pavilion -  Tickets: $25 (adult); $15 (student) available at OldSchoolSquare.org  

This unforgettable experience is an electrifying combination of artists painting at amazing speed, right before your eyes, and high energy live music, amazing vocals, creative choreography and audience interaction. Giant artworks jump to life unveiling larger-than-life icons and masterpieces in just moments; all the while, there is constant activity on stage, delighting your senses. It’s a show for the entire family. It’s outrageous… it’s Artrageous!      

Experience Pop-up Live Entertainment Throughout the Downtown: Enjoy the extra vibrancy with pop-up live (and local) entertainment on the streets throughout Downtown Delray Friday April 7 & Saturday, April 8, from 6-9 p.m., each night 

POP-UP LIVE ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE THROUGHOUT DOWNTOWN (6:00 – 9:00 pm):

Jason Hanley (Fri., April 7 & Sat. April 8) Impromptu organic, jazz, folk blues: www.soundproofproductions.netLocation: SW corner of Atlantic and SE 1st Avenue, in front of Café Blue

Taylor Roads (Fri., April 7 & Sat. April 8) Acoustic rock: https://www.facebook.com/taylorroadbandLocation: Intersection of Atlantic and SE 4th Avenue, across from BankUnited

Urban Gypsy (Friday, April 7th) www.UrbanGypsyMusic.com Location: In front of Starbucks on Atlantic and 2nd Avenue

Islay Rodriguez (Saturday, April 8th) Acoustic guitarist, Latin, Jazz, World Music www.southfloridaguitarist.comLocation: Front of Starbucks on Atlantic and 2nd Avenue

Find Accessible Parking – From garages to lots to valet stands we have options: Old School Square Parking Garage at NE 1st St & NE 1st Ave, Robert Federspiel Parking Garage at SE 1st Ave between  SE  1st St & Atlantic Avenue,  Atlantic Avenue is open from Federal Highway to the beach and all parking lots are accessible via side streets.  For a map please visit DowntownDelrayBeach.com/parking.

For more information, please call the DDA office at 561.243.1077.

Merchant Promos/Events

Accommodations

10% off + $50 Credit
The Seagate Hotel & Spa

Summer Florida Resident Offer

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thur
Fri
Sat
Sun
Wed, 06/01/2016 to Tue, 10/31/2017

FL residents receive 10% off best available rate + a $50 travel credit. Promo Code: DISFLA *ID required. Restrictions may...

Arts & Culture

April 7 Art Walk Special

First Friday Art Walk

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017

View original paintings by Karen Provence, enjoy complimentary wine & light refreshments. Enter to win an original...

15% Off Select Pieces
Blue Gallery

First Friday Art Walk

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017

Double the art, double the fun! Come visit our new modern gallery filled with cutting edge works of art at 600 & 616...

Cornell Art Museum

What's New?!

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017

The Museum is closed for renovations, but events are continuing in the Crest Theatre. Visit our website to learn more!...

April 7 Art Walk Special

First Friday Art Walk

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017

Come by on April 7 for wine & cheese, & meet the featured artist, Amelie Grooscors, 6-9PM. Special promotions...

Artist Spotlight

First Friday Art Walk Special

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017

Artist Spotlight: Michelle Y Wiliams, de/construction. Stop by and view Michelle's new work during the Friday, April 7th...

Open Studio Night
Amanda Johnson Studio @ArtistsAlley

First Friday Art Walk

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017 to Fri, 12/01/2017

Every First Friday of the Month, 6-9pm: Art Walk & Open Studio's in Artists Alley
337 NE 3rd Avenue, Delray...

Enjoy a glass of bubbly!
Amanda Johnson Studio @ArtistsAlley

First Friday Art Walk Special

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017

Bring in the spring & summer season with a special selection of textiles, paintings & pillows. Enjoy a glass of...

Beauty and Wellness

Delray Affair After Dark

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017

HAPPY HOUR BLOW DRY SPECIAL. RECEIVE SPECIAL GIFT FOR BOOKING APPOINTMENT. WINE & SNACKS INCLUDED, VALID: FRIDAY,...

Entertainment

Tickets: $15-$25
Old School Square Pavilion

ARTRAGEOUS

Fri
Sat
Fri, 04/07/2017 to Sat, 04/08/2017

An electrifying combination of artists painting at amazing speed & high energy live music, amazing vocals, creative...

Fun For Everyone

Cornell Art Museum

What's New?!

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017

The Museum is closed for renovations, but events are continuing in the Crest Theatre. Visit our website to learn more!...

Sunset Cruises

Delray Affair After Dark

Fri
Sat
Fri, 04/07/2017 to Sat, 04/08/2017

$25 for adults/$22 for seniors & children, 7-9PM Friday April 7 & Saturday, April 8. Reservations recommended:...

Tickets: $15-$25
Old School Square Pavilion

ARTRAGEOUS

Fri
Sat
Fri, 04/07/2017 to Sat, 04/08/2017

An electrifying combination of artists painting at amazing speed & high energy live music, amazing vocals, creative...

Restaurants & Bars

Salt 7

The Brunch

Sun
Sun, 06/19/2016 to Sun, 07/30/2017

Join us as a very ‘different’ type of brunch comes to town. Frenchies, bennies and bloodies are just a few of the...

$11 Lunch
Deck 84

11 for $11 Lunch

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thur
Fri
Mon, 02/06/2017 to Fri, 05/01/2020

11 items price at just $11 each, including a soda, tea or coffee.

FREE Tito's Cocktails!

Cheers to 20!

Fri
Fri, 04/07/2017

HONEY is helping Tito's celebrate their 20th birthday with some FREE Tito's cocktails!

8" personal pizzas for $5
Luigi's Coal Fire Pizza

Delray Affair After Dark

Fri
Sat
Sun
Fri, 04/07/2017 to Sun, 04/09/2017

8" personal pizzas for $5.95, April 7 - 9, 2017 from 6pm - close at Luigi's Coal Oven Pizza during Delray Affair After...

Weddings and Celebrations

10% off + $50 Credit
The Seagate Hotel & Spa

Summer Florida Resident Offer

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thur
Fri
Sat
Sun
Wed, 06/01/2016 to Tue, 10/31/2017

FL residents receive 10% off best available rate + a $50 travel credit. Promo Code: DISFLA *ID required. Restrictions may...