Five Can't Miss Palm Beach Happenings

BY Caroline Perrott | April 22, 2019 | Lifestyle

Be sure to add these cultural, exciting and appetizing events to your spring schedule and optimize your time here on the island.

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Lindsay Autry’s grilled escarole and spring vegetables dish with Florida corn, buttermilk and crispy chicken skin

April 10
Literacy Links Golf Tournament
Tee off with the Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County in the third annual Literacy Links Golf Tournament. The tournament benefits the organization’s efforts to provide adults and children with the links to literacy that are needed to succeed in school and, ultimately, in life. The Palm Beach Par 3 Golf Course is the perfect backdrop for an unparalleled golfing experience and a great cause. 8:30am, foursome tickets $700, 2345 S. Ocean Blvd.

April 4
Palm Beach’s Taste of the Nation
As one in a national series of tasting events, Palm Beach’s Taste of the Nation, benefiting the No Kid Hungry foundation, will feature chef co-chairs Lindsay Autry, Zach Bell, Clay Conley, Julien Gremaud, Tim Lipman and master sommelier Virginia Philip. Along with the big names, a number of the area’s best chefs and mixologists will congregate not only to put on a tasty time, but also to raise the critical funds needed to end childhood hunger. 7pm, VIP tickets $250, Kravis Center, 701 Okeechobee Blvd.

April 11
Annual Benefit: Avant-Garde Cuisine: The Science of Food
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium presents its Annual Benefit with Top Chef All-Star Richard Blais as a guest speaker. The elegant dinner will present molecular gastronomy—a branch of food science that involves the chemical transformation of ingredient pairings—followed by a demonstration and speech by Blais himself. 7:30pm, tickets $600, The Breakers Palm Beach, 1 S. County Road

April 21
Easter Eggstravaganza
The Colony Hotel hosts a brunch and an afternoon of bunny shenanigans in celebration of the holiday. Bring your little chicks to the annual Easter egg hunt led by the Easter Bunny, which will be followed by balloons, face painting and other lawn games. 11am-2pm, adult tickets $85, child tickets $35, 155 Hammon Ave.

April 23
2019 Gold Leaf Biennial Flower Show Preview
As a prelude to the 2019 Gold Leaf Biennial Flower Shower, join the Garden Club of Palm Beach for a reception and preview party in the Esther B. O’Keeffe Gallery. Take the opportunity to experience the beautiful designs and displays of the Flower Show before it opens to the general public. 6:30pm, by invitation only, The Society of the Four Arts, 100 Four Arts Plaza

Photography Courtesy Of: Libby Volgyes