Winter Equestrian Festival

Date: Jan 11 to Apr 2, 2017
Location: Palm Beach International Equestrian Center
The 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) is the world's largest and longest running equestrian competition. The 12-week event, which runs from January 11 through April 2, hosts 6,500 horses and thousands of riders from all 50 states and 33 nations. Participants compete in Hunters, Jumpers, and Equitation classifications with prize money exceeding $8 million. In addition to Olympic-caliber competition, WEF hosts the nation’s premier events for children, juniors, adults and amateurs; for riders aged from 6 to 70 years old in more than 70 unique divisions of competition. WEF is a season of intense competition with thousands of competitors and spectators in attendance. Each week is considered an individual horse show with the world’s best riders competing in any given week within 12 show rings throughout the state-of-the-art equestrian show complex.
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Winter Equestrian Festival

Adequan Global Dressage Festival

Date: Jan 14 to Apr 2, 2017
Location: Adequan® Global Dressage Festival/The Stadium at PBIEC
The Adequan® Global Dressage Festival (AGDF, January 14-April 2, 2016)is one of the world’s largest international and national dressage circuits featuring seven CDI events. Included are four FEI World Cup qualifiers, one 4* and one 5*, the only non-championship CDIO Nations’ Cup in the Western Hemisphere, as well as weekly U.S. National events. The AGDF is offering more than $600,000 in prize money for the seven international competitions, making it one of the richest circuits in the world. The Stadium, built on almost 60 acres, features a beautifully maintained grass derby field with natural obstacles next to the new Global Dressage Festival grounds. The facility houses a main arena surrounded by grandstand seating, 200 permanent stalls, the Wellington Equestrian Realty arena that can fit three regulation-size dressage arenas, and one of the largest covered arenas in the world (360’x210’), the Van Kampen Arena.
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Adequan Global Dressage Festival

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

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

2017 Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet

Date: March 19, 2017 5:00 PM   Register For This Event
Location: Palm Beach County Convention 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.
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2017 Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet

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