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What’s Going On In Delray Beach

BBTS Flyer 3-17The Historical Society of Palm Beach County Along with The Delray Beach Historical Society And Ocean Properties, Ltd. Hotels & Resorts Presents

“Barefoot by the Sea!”

Sunday April 6, 2014

“Barefoot by the Sea” is a family event for all beach lovers and history buffs. Kids will learn about the Barefoot Mailman and life as a pioneer in South Florida, take part in turtle races and a fossil dig, plus enjoy beach crafts, face painting and more as the live Reggae sounds of ARTIKaL play on the north lawn. Cost is $10 per person; children under 3 free. Profits benefit the many educational programs, exhibits and important archiving taking place at our Historical Societies.

For more information please call 561-274-9578


Barefoot by the Sea

Sunday, April 6th, 1 pm – 4 pm

Delray Beach Historical Society Campus – 5 NE 1st Street, Delray Beach

Parking across the street in the garage

Entry $10; children under 3 are free