PBI Awards 2018 | The Best of Palm Beach

From innovative arts organizations to hardworking local grocers, there are countless reasons to love our community. We’ve scoured the area in search of the past year’s most remarkable highlights. Who and what made the cut? Click to find out.

Photography courtesy of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County

1. Best Arts Scene

World-renowned mural artists like Kobra and Wrdsmth descended upon this Palm Beach County city in late 2017 as part of Canvas Outdoor Museum. Read more…

2. Best Bakery

Making the perfect croissant is an art form, and this Palm Beach pastry chef  has mastered it. Read more…

3. Best Neighborhood Grocer

The neighborhood grocery store, once a fixture on street corners across the country, has seen better days. And yet, in Palm Beach County, one locally owned grocer is thriving. Read more…

4. Best Musical Outreach

Through this symphony’s education programs, pro musicians offer hands-on demos, master classes, and coaching for budding virtuosos communitywide. Read more…

5. Best Cultural Mecca

This arts organization was formed from the remnants of schools saved from demolition and lives in the heart of downtown Delray. Read  more…

6. Best Auditory Experience

Classical music has the uncanny ability to elicit emotion. Performances from this group of young musicians have been known to draw a tear from your eye. Read more…

7. Best Vantage Point

This highly instagrammable location welcomed a record-setting 10,000 visitors during the month of March. Read More…

8. Best Zoobilee

This 23-acre attraction has hosted koala close-ups, sloth encounters, and flamingling for the past five decades. Read more…

9. Best New Waterfront Dining

The swanky nautical vibes offered by this North County eatery elevates PBC’s waterfront dining scene. Read more…

10. Best Restoration in Town

Originally constructed under the direction of architect John Volk, this 1950s venue has been restored to its original glory. Read more…

11. Best Hangout

Cross sections of our community connect, dine, and recharge in West Palm Beach’s new multipurpose market. Read more…