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Tri-Rail is in the building of the historic Seaboard Train Station...
Boating & Cruises
This hybrid bus-boat gives quacky 75-minute narrated tours of downtown's historic district, CityPlace, the surrounding waterways and the shores of Peanut Island. Yes, the bus really does float in the water...
Hiking & Trekking
Heading south from Okeechobee, you'll enter this lovely neighborhood, packed with multimillion-dollar homes – ranging from Mediterranean Revival to classic Florida bungalow – offering numerous tantalizingly distracti...
On Fridays and Saturdays, CityPlace hosts free outdoor concerts from 6pm to 10pm in front of the gorgeous CityPlace Fountain. Bands stick to familiar rock, R&B and occasionally country sounds.
Theme Parks & Attractions
South Florida’s largest water park features 30-action packed acres of wet and wild rides. Don't let the squeals of fear and delight from the Big Thunder funnel put you off. Awesome fun.
One of bluesman BB King's stable of clubs, this Mississippi Delta–themed nightspot in CityPlace has a menu of (mediocre) Southern soul food and an excellent lineup of blues and jazz bands.
Fine Art & Photography
Florida’s largest waterfront music and art festival, SunFest attracts more than 250,000 visitors for five days in early May, raising money for scholarships for art students.
Every Thursday night the city shuts down the eastern terminus of Clematis St, brings in food carts and crafts vendors, and stages a free outdoor music festival under the stars.
For straight-up, in-your-face booty, men should make a beeline for Cupid’s Cabaret , where constant go-go boys and monthly porn-star visits are pleasant distractions.
This chic CityPlace lounge, known to attract its share of celebs, has three full bars, an extensive martini menu and live music nightly. Dress to impress – it's required.
Transportation & Travel Services
Palm Beach International Airport is 2.5 miles west of downtown West Palm Beach. Can be a good alternative gateway to the south Florida region.
Museums & Galleries
If the kids are bored by all the opulence, treat them to the planetarium, aquarium and interactive exhibits at the South Florida Science Museum .
Just south of town, this peerless market has more than 50 antiques collectors. You're sure to unearth an incredible find from a Palm Beach estate.
A quality Irish pub with good draught beer, live music most nights and – clichéd but true – lots of homesick Irish people at the bar.
A mainstay of West Palm's thriving gay community, this bar has been offering wings, bingo and hot young male dancers since 1984.
CityPlace , an European village-style alfresco mall with splashing fountains and a slew of dining and entertainment options.
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