City Place -- 700 S Rosemary Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. 10am-10 pm. CityPlace (West Palm Beach) is an upscale lifestyle center in downtown West Palm Beach, Florida along South Rosemary Avenue. Besides shops and restaurants, the center also includes rental apartments, condos, and offices. Fun place to shop, take a stroll, eat great food, and/or watch a movie.
Dreher Park Zoo -- 1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. 561 533-0887 or 561-547-9453 (recorded message). This 23 acre zoo houses more than 500 different animals, including several endangered species, and a unique reptile exhibit. Open: Daily, 9a-5p (last admission: 4:30p).
Henry Morrison Flagler Museum -- Coconut Row, Palm Beach. 561-655-2833. Henry Flagler, co-founder of Standard Oil, also built the railroad that would link Jacksonville and Key West. The museum features a house restored to turn-of-the-century condition and displaying many original furnishings. Open: Tues-Sat: 10a-5p; Sun: noon-5p.
Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts -- 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach, Florida. 561-833-8300. This beautiful center opened in 1992 and features a large curved glass facade housing three different performance areas featuring over 300 musical, theatrical, and dance performances a year. Phone for current schedule.
Lion Country Safari -- Southernmost Blvd. West, West Palm Beach. 561-793-1084. Over 1,300 animals from around the world reside in this 500 acre game preserve. This drive through experience allows a first hand view of the protected breeding grounds for a variety of endangered species. Picnics, an adjacent amusement park, and camping are also featured. Open: Daily: 9:30a-5:30p (last vehicle may enter at 4:30p).
Norton Gallery of Art -- 1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach. 561- 832-5194. The gallery houses. a collection of French impressionist and post-impressionist era paintings, as well as well-known works of American and Chinese origin. Call for special events and exhibits. Open: Tues-Sat: 10a-5p; Sun: 1p-5p.
The Rapids Golf, Slide, and Bankshot -- Military Trail, north of 45th Street, West Palm Beach. 561-842-8756. Open March through September, this family entertainment attraction features four water slides, an artificial rive, large Jacuzzi, dozens of waterfalls, game room, and 19 hole miniature golf course. Open: daily: 10a-8p; Closed Oct-Feb.
Society of the Four Arts -- Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach. 561-655 7226. Cultural complex includes museum, library, and auditorium. Enjoy monthly changing art exhibits, and regularly scheduled concerts, lectures, and special movies. Also features walk through gardens. Open: Mon-Sat: 10a-5p; Sun: 2p-5p. Closed May-Nov.
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium -- 4801 Dreher Trail N., West Palm Beach. 561-832-1988. Hands-on exhibits teach about natural phenomena and physics. Featuring an observatory, planetarium, and aquarium with a variety of marine species in several tanks, and laser light shows on weekends. Open: Museum: Sat-Thurs: 10a-5p, Fri: 10a-10p; planetarium: shows Mon-Thurs at 2p, Fri at 2p and 7p, Sat-Sun at noon and 2p; Observatory: Fri: 8p-10p, weather permitting.
Star of Palm Beach -- 900 East Blue Heron Blvd., SInger Island. 561-848-7827. Cruise along the intracoastal waterway on a water tour of Palm Beach. Enjoy daily sightseeing trips as well as breakfast, lunch, dinner, and theme cruises.
Palm Beach Kennel Club -- 1111 North Congress Avenue, West Palm Beach. 561-683-2222. Year-round greyhound racing and betting. Call for post-times.
Palm Beach Jai Alai Fronton -- 1415 45th Street, West Palm Beach. 561-844-2444. Games played from September through July. Game time: Tuesday: 6:30p, Wed-Sat: 1 and 6:30p, Sun: 1p. Tickets: $.50 to $5.
Palm Beach Polo and Country Club -- 13198 Forest Hill Blvd., West Palm Beach. 561-798-7000 or 800-327-4204. One of the world's premier polo grounds, this extravagant club attracts some of the sport's best players. Open to the public, matches frequently attract celebrities. Matches: Sunday: 3p, Dec March.
Palm Beach Municipal Beach -- A1A, south of Royal Park Bridge in West Palm Beach. Small and undeveloped.
Phipps Ocean Park -- Ocean Blvd. between Southern Blvd. and Lake Avenue causeways. Large and well-groomed, with picnic and recreation areas.
Palm Beach Bicycle Trail Shop -- 223 Sunrise Avenue. 561-659 4583. Palm Beach is an excellent area for biking, and this shop will rent bikes
Palm Beach Public Golf Course -- 2345 South Ocean Blvd. 561 547-0598. This public 18 hole course with par-54 and greens between 100 and 235 yards from the tee. Run on a first-come, first-serve basis, the course opens at 8a.
Currie Park -- 2400 North Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach. 561 835-7025. Public park with three lighted courts. No charge.
South Olive Tennis Center -- 345 Summa Street, West Palm Beach. 561-582-7218. Nine public, lighted, hard courts.