Weston Wanderings

Skip a trip to Miami or Fort Lauderdale for once, and explore what the community has to offer! Weston and its surrounding neighborhoods have lots going on if you want to stay local. Relive Michael Jackson’s Pop hits at a magnificent show, check out classic cars and modern ones alike, and support the troops by running a 5K; Weston is where it’s at!

May 6

The Sunrise Pops orchestra is celebrating its 31st season and you can celebrate with them! The Pops’ specialize in heartwarming renditions of Broadway classics, popular dance music, light classical and opera favorites, and movie themes. Remain in awe as you listen to these familiar songs for an engaging experience; it’s an event that will leave you wanting to come back for more!

May 10

Who can resist the funky beats of Michael Jackson? You certainly won’t be able to at “I Am King: The Michael Jackson Experience.” Both a musical and visual journey, you will get to see and hear some of his greatest hits performed live like “Billie Jean,” “Bad,” and “Thriller.” With a talented and eclectic crew of singers, dancers, and musicians, Michael Jackson’s hits will be brought to life in a variety of ways!

May 11

At the outdoor concert Tunes ‘n Trucks event, prepare for a night full of live music, mouthwatering food options, and lots of activities! The most desired food trucks in town will begin serving irresistible plates at 6 p.m., and rock band, Mr. Nice Guy, will take the stage an hour later at 7. Lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged to increase the comfiness and fun!

May 13

At the Annual Mother’s Day High Tea, relax and dress your best for a beautiful time! Enjoy a classy afternoon of exotic teas, delectable treats, live entertainment, prizes and more. The dress code is bold, and flawless with a required headdress. A prize will be awarded to the Mom with the best, fashionable hat…time to go shopping!

May 27

Vroom on down to Weston Town Center for the Classic Car Show! A live DJ will be spinning great music, and arts and crafts, including face painting, will entertain the kids. Gaze at cars old and new, allowing you to remember childhood car favorites, while also planning your newest motor purchase. As you stroll around, take time to shop at the crafter’s booths, on-site shops, and more. Race on over and don’t miss out!

May 28

The 30th Annual Memorial Day Classic at the Weston Town Center is one of the most anticipated events to jog to on Memorial Day. Spend the holiday participating in the 5K Classic, where athletes from all over Florida come down to honor the fallen troops. There’s also smaller dashes for those wishing to run with their young ones, with individual age groups ranging three & under, four to five, six to seven, and eight to ten year olds. Whichever race you choose to run, it will be worth it at the finish line!

By Aaliyah Pasols