2017 Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet

Date: March 19, 2017 5:00 PM
Location: Kravis Center
The Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame was created to recognize and honor the outstanding achievements and contributions of local athletes, coaches, administrators, media, and others in the field of sports. Each year in early spring, the inductees are honored at a gala banquet.
Categories: Commission Event
2017 Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet

The Granfondo Garneau Florida Ride is a premier road cycling event in South Florida.Taking place on March 19th,2017 Built off the tremendous success of the Granfondo Garneau-Quebecor, Louis Garneau, the Canadian road racing olympic champion and cycle-wear manufacturer, has paired up with the Delray Beach Twilight Festival for a third year in a row to create an epic cycling experience for the masses!
Categories: Community Event
Granfondo Florida Ride Presented by The Delray Beach Twilight Festival

The Major League Baseball (MLB) Spring Training season begins in March as the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals play a total of 31 games at the new Ballpark of the Palm Beaches in West Palm Beach.The new ballpark will be home to these two teams as they play against teams such as the Boston Red Sox, Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves.
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MLB Spring Training: Houston Astros/ Washington Nationals

Palm Beach College and International Baseball Festival

Date: Feb 25 to Mar 28, 2017
Location: Santaluces Sports Complex
The Palm Beach Challenge is one of the largest college spring baseball events that takes place in Florida. The event attracts NCAA Division I, II, and III baseball teams nationwide. The challenge allows teams to train during their spring break, then compete in NCAA sanctioned games. The month long event takes place from February 25- March 28,2017 at the Santaluces Athletic Complex in Lantana. There will be 25 times per week for 4 weeks.Teams will play between 5 and 12 games on average during their stay. The Palm Beach Challenge hopes to host 100 total college baseball games. Don’t miss the exciting action.
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Palm Beach College and International Baseball Festival

USTA Longines Cup

Date: Feb 25 to 26, 2017
Location: Delray Beach Tennis Center
The 2017 LONGINES FUTURE TENNIS ACES will be held Saturday, Feb. 25 – Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017 on-site at the Delray Beach Open, the world’s only combined 10-day ATP World Tour Event and ATP Champions Tour Event. The event consists of eight (8) of the best BOYS 12 and Under amateurs in the United States, competing in a round-robin event.
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USTA Longines Cup

The Honda Classic

Date: Feb 20 to 26, 2017
Location: PGA National Resort & Spa
The Honda Classic will be in full swing on Monday, February 20th through Sunday, February 26th as the field of 144 PGA TOUR professionals takes to the links at PGA National Resort & Spa to compete for a total purse of $6.4 million. This tournament marks the eleventh consecutive year The Honda Classic will be contested on PGA National Resort & Spa’s Champion Course, and the fifteenth consecutive year it has called Palm Beach County home. The opening tournament rounds tee off at 7:00am on Thursday, February 25th and Friday, February 26th. Weekend action begins at 9:00am on Saturday, February 27th and Sunday, February 28th. The Honda Classic has compiled one of the best fields of pro golfers outside of the four golf majors in the world this year. Last year, the tournament featured legends, such as Phil Mickelson, Rickie Fowler, Brooks Koepka, Luke Donald, Justin Rose, Zach Johnson, Lee Westwood, Sergio Garcia, and Rory McIlroy.
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The Honda Classic

Delray Beach Open by the Venetian Las Vegas

Date: Feb 17 to 26, 2017
Location: Delray Beach Tennis Center
The Delray Beach Open is a professional men’s tournament, the only combined ATP World Tour & Champions Tour event, in the world. The ATP World Tour event, one of only 10 in the United States, will take place from February 17 to 26, 2017 at the Delray Beach Tennis Center. Past participants have included stars such as Andy Roddick, Andre Agassi, Mardy Fish, Jimmy Connors, and James Blake. The 10-day tournament is seen nationally and internationally in over 120 countries with a potential reach of 128.2 million homes. The main draw consists of 32 world class tennis players. Prior to the ATP World Tour Event, the Delray Beach Tennis Center will host the only ATP Champions Tour event in the United States for the sixth consecutive year.
Categories: Community Event
Delray Beach Open by the Venetian Las Vegas

OneHockey Florida Invitational Shootout

Date: Feb 17 to 20, 2017
Location: Palm Beach Ice Works
The Palm Beach County Sports Commission will host the OneHockey Florida Invitational Shootout from February 17-20 at Palm Beach Skate Zone in Lake Worth and Palm Beach Ice Works in West Palm Beach. OneHockey is a leading provider of ice hockey tournaments in North America. OneHockey’s four day event at Palm Beach Skate Zone and Ice Works will attract approximately 45 youth hockey teams consisting of more than 750 athletes. Teams will travel from across the Nation and globe countries such as Canada, China, Latvia and Estonia are expected to send teams to this tournament. Age groups include squirt, peewee, bantam, under 16 and under 18.
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OneHockey Florida Invitational Shootout

Cherry Blossom Open XXIII

Date: February 11, 2017
Location: Congress Middle School
Palm Beach County is becoming an epicenter for Judo. The Palm Beach County Sports Commission is partnering with Tomodachi Judo Club to host the Cherry Blossom Open XXIII & The USA Judo Cup at Congress Middle School in Boynton Beach. Competitors will participate in a variety of age divisions, (youth and adults), which feature both a Shiai and Kata competition for boys and girls. Shiai is a contest between two competitors to determine a winner of a match. The Kata competition allows competitors to demonstrate their form and ability to conduct formal exercises comprising of a fixed sequence of basic self-defense and attacking techniques. A selection of skill levels were on display, which will range from white belts to black belts. For more information, visit www.judous.com
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Cherry Blossom Open XXIII

World Series of Poker Circuit

Date: Feb 9 to 20, 2017
Location: PALM BEACH KENNEL CLUB
The 13th season of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Circuit features 19 stops throughout the United States. For the seventh consecutive year,the WSOP will visit the Palm Beaches on February 9-20. The Palm Beach Kennel Club will host the WSOP Circuit over 12 days. This format is known as “12 rings in 12 days”. For more information, visit www.wsop.com
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World Series of Poker Circuit

Allianz Championship

Date: Feb 6 to 12, 2017
Location: Broken Sound
The Allianz Championship, the first full-field PGA Champions Tour event of the season, will tee-off with a celebrated roster of golf legends at the Old Course at Broken Sound Club in Boca Raton for the tenth consecutive year from February 6-12, 2017. Tournament week is jam-packed with interactive “events within the event” before and during championship play with opportunities for “up close and personal” interaction with pros for golf fans of all ages.As the first in the early-season Florida swing, tournament play will include golf legends such as Tom Lehman, Bernard Langer, Corey Pavin, Nick Price, Colin Montgomerie, Mark O’Meara, Tom Kite, and Ben Crenshaw, all vying for the winner’s share of a $1.8 million purse. The total field consists of 78 Champions Tour golfers, competing in 54-hole stroke play.
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Allianz Championship

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