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All Blog Entries by Tom Hughes

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2nd annual silent disco rooftop party harbourside

This Friday, November 16th will be the second annual Silent Disco to raise awareness for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The party will take place on the rooftop of Harbourside Place in Jupiter from 8pm until 11pm.

What is a Silent Disco?

This is such a fun event with great audience participation. Wireless headphones are distributed with a selection of three different music genres chosen by the DJ. The headset will glow either red, green, or blue based on your music selection, which you can change during the evening. Everyone is dancing and having a great time under the stars and may or may not be dancing to the same music. If you need to take a break from dancing, it is just as entertaining to watch the crowd dancing in silence. 

Tickets are

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Local Halloween events in Jupiter 2018

Halloween is right around the corner and there are many local events happening this weekend and Halloween night. Take a look at these fun, Halloween-themed events in Jupiter, Tequesta and the Palm Beaches. 

Kooky Halloween

October 26, 2018 – 6pm-8pm

Admission: FREE

Jupiter Community Center

210 Military Trail

Jupiter, Florida 33458

Come out to the Jupiter Community Center on Friday, October 26th  for an evening of entertainment and fun for the kids. The Town of Jupiter hosts this family event featuring bounce houses, candy, music, games, and more. Entry to the event and food will be available for purchase. Make sure all of the little goblins bring their own bag to collect goodies. Visit the Town of Jupiter website  for more

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Tequesta Fest 2018

There are many exciting events in our area that celebrate the beginning of fall, but one of our favorites is Tequesta Fest in the Village of Tequesta. Paradise Park is the venue for the highly anticipated one-day event on Saturday, November 24th beginning at noon. This event is the perfect time to get out with your friends and neighbors and enjoy the rides, entertainment, food, and hopefully a little less humidity. 

There is something for everyone to enjoy at Tequesta Fest. There will be plenty of carnival-style games with prizes and all of the classic fair foods including caramel apples, caramel corn, cotton candy, popcorn, and snow cones. 

Molly’s Trolleys will be running throughout the Village of Tequesta to accommodate those who cannot park

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4th of July in Jupiter

Here are just a few local Independence Day celebrations with fun and activities for all ages:

Mega Bash at Roger Dean Stadium – Jupiter

The Mega Bash 2017 at Roger Dean Stadium is a two-day event with fun for the entire family. Enjoy minor league baseball games on both days and a MEGA Kid’s Area. Tuesday, July 3rd, fans can watch the Jupiter Hammerheads vs. Fire Frogs at 6:30pm. On July 4th, the Cardinals vs. Tortugas will begin at 6:30pm. Both days will conclude with an amazing fireworks display. For more information, please visit the Roger Dean Stadium website. 

Location:

Roger Dean Stadium

4751 Main Street

Jupiter, FL 33458

Time: 5pm-9pm

Cost: Adults - $10, Seniors - $8, MEGA Kid’s Are - $8

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Choice for Change Community Rally

Choice to Change will be hosting a Community Rally Saturday, July 14th in West Palm Beach. The Community Rally is geared towards stopping violence in Palm Beach County and bringing education and awareness to teen violence, bullying, alcohol and drug abuse.

The family event will begin at 10:30am at the West Palm Beach Elks Lodge. Phil Chalmers, America’s leading juvenile homicide expert, will host a special presentation at 11am. Pre-registration is available by visiting the Choice to Change website or tickets may be purchased at the event.

Choice to Change Community Rally

West Palm Beach Elks Lodge

6188 Belvedere Road

West Palm Beach, Florida 33413

Choice to Change is a non-profit agency providing services to at risk youth, adults and

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23rd Annual Grand Slam KDW

The 23rd Annual Grand Slam KDW Tournament is right around the corner and Hughes Realty Group, Inc. is proud to be back as a sponsor of this exciting family event. On May 11th and 12th, locals will gather to compete for the greatest catch in several categories. 

The Captain’s Meeting and Kick-Off Party will be held Friday, May 11th from 5:30pm until 7:30pm at the Riverwalk Events Plaza. The meeting will begin at 7pm and one crew member must attend. This is a one fishing day tournament with lines in Saturday, May12th at 7am. Lines are out at 3:30pm. Two weigh station locations will be available from 1pm until 4:30pm - the Square Grouper Tiki Bar in Jupiter and Sailfish Marina Resort in Palm Beach Shores.

The Tournament will conclude with the Award

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Sunfest 2018

The SunFest 2018 lineup has been announced and fans are purchasing tickets in advance to secure their spots in front of the stage! SunFest begins Thursday, May 3rd at 5pm along the Intracoastal Waterway on Flagler Drive in Downtown West Palm Beach. This year, attendees will enjoy four solid days of music and entertainment by the beautiful waterfront. 

The variety of local and international artists is sure to please the masses with performances in R&B, Reggae, Hip Hop, Rock and more. The performance breakdown is as follows: 

Thursday, May 3rd

  • 5:15-6:00pm  Brothers of Others
  • 6:00-6:45pm  Marley Waters
  • 6:15-7:45pm  Sir Sly
  • 7:15-8:15pm  The O’My’s
  • 8:00-9:15pm  Billy Idol
  • 8:15-9:45pm  Girl Talk
  • 8:45-10:00pm  Logic

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Jupiter Seafood Festival 2018

Come out and enjoy the weekend with the locals at the Jupiter Seafood Festival! This is a 2-day event at Carlin Park in Jupiter, Florida. The event begins Saturday, March 3rd at 10am with fresh local seafood, live music, nautical vendors, and family entertainment until 10pm. The festival continues into Sunday from 11am until 7pm.

The Jupiter Seafood Festival is a popular event that highlights many of the features that make us proud to call Jupiter home. Many local vendors will be on display while attendees savor some of the area’s best seafood. Enjoy the music lineup including Abby Owens, Future Prezidents, and The Petty Hearts.

Parking is available off-site at First United Methodist Church, 815 East Indiantown Road, with additional parking

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The Honda Classic 2018

It’s that time of year again, when pros, amateurs and golf’s biggest fans flock to Palm Beach Gardens to watch The Honda Classic. This PGA Tour event graces the green of PGA National Resort & Spa. This year, the First Round is scheduled for Thursday, February 22nd with the Final Round teeing off Sunday, February 25th.

Rickie Fowler will be defending his 2017 championship with many challengers committed to playing including McIlroy, Thomas, Garcia, Scott, and Woods. The first tee time is 7:00am on the Par 70 course. Information on Grounds Passes, Bear Trap Tickets, and Champions Club Tickets can be found here. For those attending the tournament, you can find some helpful tips and policies here. If you aren’t able to attend the event, The Honda

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Florida Homestead Exemption

Attention Florida residents, there is still time to file for Florida Homestead Exemption! Homestead Exemption is reserved for Florida residents. You must own, not lease, the property and it must be your permanent residence as of January 1st of the tax year to qualify.

What is considered a permanent residence?

There is no time calculation to a permanent residence, no specific number of days, weeks, or months spent in the home to qualify. The Palm Beach County Property Appraiser Exemption Services website defines the permanent residence as the address listed on your voter’s registration card, driver’s license or ID, the place where you register your cars and file your income tax.

What does Florida Homestead Exemption do?

Homestead Exemption

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