West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2014

    South Florida Food and Drink Events This Week: The Ultimate Chef's Dinner, Wine Academy, Bar Trivia, and More

    Around and around we go; today is the start to yet another lovely workweek. Hopefully, you have a bit of a spring in your step from some indulgent weekend activities. If not, don't fret; there are still plenty of events to keep you busy through the next batch of working days. Whether you're looking ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2014

    Five Best Food and Drink Events This Weekend: Hollywood Oktoberfest, Pup Bar Crawl, and More

    Congratulations, you made it through yet another working week. You might as well give yourself a pat on the back to celebrate -- or better yet, a drink or three. Whether you're looking to participate in a bar crawl, celebrate Oktoberfest, or watch a chef challenge, there's something for you to do i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2014

    Third Annual Pairings Event Returns to Downtown West Palm Beach May 29

    Downtown West Palm Beach residents and visitors will have the chance to experience the finest city flavors from the Clematis district's international array of menus during its third annual Pairings Food & Wine Festival event slated to take place later this month. The concept is simple: participating ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2012

    Trader Joe's Fan Starts Online Petition: Come to Broward

    ‚ÄčNadine Whiteman loves Trader Joe's. The former New Yorker used to shop at the organic market, which features fair-priced produce, cheap wine, and private-label foods. A nurse living in Hollywood, Whiteman misses her trips to Trader Joe's so much that she's started a campaign to bring the store to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2012

    West Palm Beach to Be Renamed Trader Joe's?

    ‚ÄčTrader Joe's, the quirky grocery chain that people love more than their pets and children, is expanding to the Sunshine State. The Trader Joe's website lists Naples as the first Florida location for the chain that features Three Buck Chuck wine (yes, it sells for $3 a bottle, and no, it doesn't s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2011

    The Great Shop Showdown Wants to Give You a Store

    We want to have our own cheese store....what about you?‚ÄčEver dream of running your own cheese shop? Maybe you have ambitions of owning a store with rows and rows of kitchen gadgets for sale or a candy store to rival Willy Wonka.   The West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority is h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    Free Glass of Wine at The Blind Monk's Opening Celebration Tomorrow

    Nicole DannaWho wouldn't like a free glass of wine? If you attend The Blind Monk's Opening Celebration event tomorrow, your first glass will be on the house.It's just one of the many reasons to head over to the popular West Palm Beach wine and craft beer bar, which will be hosting its bela ... More >>

  • News

    June 4, 1998

    The Politics of Pop

    Pepsi pays Jeff Koons big bucks to lobby for its causes. And the West Palm Beach city commissioner is worth every cent.