Delray Beach, Florida

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

4 Votes - "Best For Food"
4 Votes - "Most Fun"
2 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
2 Votes - "Friendliest"

Description

Delray Beach uniquely ties beach days and downtown nights together for an experience that offers everything. The small town is as known for its art and nightlife as it is for beautiful beaches and water sports. Start the day combing the shore for sea turtles then snorkeling, and end it at a trendy restaurant and funky bar.

Delray offers over a hundred restaurants, distinctly original boutique shops, local art galleries and spas downtown with surfing, snorkeling, kayaking and sailing on the water. Vacationers can relax under the sun or pamper themselves in a spa or salon before a night of food, fun and dancing with the locals.

The town’s art scene ranges from paintings and posters to theater, dance and comedy. Visit a local gallery by day and likely meet the artist, then try antique shopping, a show or performance, or a museum. From the Cornell Museum of Art and American Culture to the Morikami Museum and Japenese Gardens, history and culture abound here.

Community events range from craft shows or concerts to Civil War re-enactments or farmers markets. Each year Delray hosts a Seafood & Wine Festival in November, a summer music festival in July, several family nights throughout the year, and events for nearly every holiday. See why locals love living in Delray Beach in its reviews.

Delray Beach Florida is the best city in South Florida.
Reviewed by wwscott7777
on May 15, 2012
I walk from Swinton Ave towards the Beach just about every week! There's always something to see and do.
Reviewed by muzikjonesdrew
on May 15, 2012
this town is the best town in america and has something for every age!
Reviewed by drewtucker7
on May 15, 2012
I love Delray! It is bar far the best small town in America!
Reviewed by HopeB
on May 15, 2012
There's never a boring day or night that goes by in Delray Beach. Monday nights seem like Friday and Saturday nights. Friday and Saturday nights seem even bigger, better and more fun. So many great places eat, drink, shop and have a great time. Festivals and shows almost every weekend in season. Delray Beach is our little hidden gem in south Florida.
Reviewed by dustyb
on May 15, 2012
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Population

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