This upcoming Friday marks the first of this 3-day, all out, art extravaganza. The 52nd Delray Affair has been nicknamed the "Greatest Show Under the Sun" and is the largest arts and crafts festival in the Southeast United States. Spread out along 12 city blocks of downtown Delray Beach, visitors can find an eclectic mixture of fine art, great crafts, and funky products from around the world. Last year the festival attracted artists and crafters from 30 states and twelve countries. Event takes place Friday & Saturday from 10am to 6pm & Sunday 10am to 5pm, admission is free.
This year Delray Beach's Amazing Mom and Son Challenge will be held on Saturday, May 10th beginning at 8:30am. For those not familiar with the event, each team races to designated locations throughout the City. Waiting officials greet the competitors at each destination and present a challenge to the duo. Mom and son must work together to perform the assigned task before advancing to the next location. The first team in each age division to successfully complete all challenges and cross the finish line wins! Age divisions begin at 5 years old and go up to adult. Trophies are awarded to the first team in each age division to successfully complete the challenges and cross the finish line.