Entertainment, Culture & Shopping

Enticing, intriguing & endless entertainment available just minutes from BallenIsles Country Club.

From live musical performances to Broadway productions, to polo and equestrian shows abounds throughout Palm Beach Gardens there is something for everyone and nothing short on things to do and see.

  • Cruzan Amphitheatre
    • With a seating capacity of 18,000, this open-air performing arts center is a favorite of spectators and performers. Cruzan’s modern design and superb acoustics draws top musical artists from around the world.

  • Kravis Center
    • With an international reputation as one of the premier performing arts centers in the Southeast, the Kravis Center features four different venues: a 2,195-seat concert hall, 289-seat playhouse, 170-seat hall and an outdoor amphitheater that can accommodate up to 1,400 guests. The Miami City Ballet, Palm Beach Opera and the Palm Beach Pops are just a few of the cultural organizations that call the Kravis Center home. From Broadway musicals, comedies and dance performances to operas, variety shows and so much more, the Kravis Center is your ticket to extraordinary entertainment in South Florida.

  • Maltz Jupiter Theater
    • As Florida’s largest award-winning regional theater, the Maltz Jupiter Theater produces and performs an extensive array of Broadway shows, limited engagement special events and programs for children and adults.

  • Duncan Theatre at Palm Beach State College
    • Presenting live performances throughout the year, the Duncan, located in Lake Worth showcases world-class performers in modern dance, jazz, concerts and family entertainment.

  • Eissey Theatre at Palm Beach State College
    • Conveniently located on the Palm Beach Gardens campus of Palm Beach State College, this warm and inviting theater is home to top local performers like Bob Lappin and the Palm Beach Pops. The music of Marvin Hamlisch, Nat King Cole and Whitney Houston are among the featured shows. Inside the Eissey Theater lobby, a rotating art exhibit proudly displays the work of students and faculty.

  • Palm Beach International Polo Club
    • With a main stadium that seats 5,000 people, the Palm Beach International Polo Club is the largest facility in the world to view polo matches. The Polo Club also features seven polo fields, an Olympic-sized swimming pool, spa and fitness center, tennis pavilion, wine room and the largest collection of polo books known to man.

  • Palm Beach International Equestrian Center
    • The equestrian center covers 500 acres and includes more than 18 competition arenas, one derby field and the largest covered riding surface in the world. The International Arena is surrounded by VIP box seating, Special Events Pavilion, VIP International Club, Tiki Hut, Wellington Club and The Gallery.

Gardens Mall near BallenIsles Country Club

Gardens Mall

A full-service concierge, valet parking and more than one million square feet of sophisticated shopping venues make the Gardens Mall, located about 10 minutes from BallenIsles, south Florida’s ultimate upscale shopping experience. It’s natural landscape, award-winning architecture and fine art provides a breathtaking backdrop to enjoy a day or evening of shopping and dining. Gucci, Lilly Pulitzer, Ralph Lauren, Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdale’s and Macy’s are among the fine stores and further complemented by an appetizing collection of domestic and international restaurants.

Downtown at the Gardens near BallenIsles

Downtown at the Gardens

Home to a charming collection of boutiques and fine restaurants, Downtown at the Gardens, located two and half miles down PGA Boulevard, is a pedestrian-only locale that also features a 16-screen Stadium Cobb Theater and an expansive Whole Foods Market. Eateries like the Avocado Grill, Grimaldi's Pizzeria, Cheesecake Factory and Yard House are bustling with dining and activity when live concerts and other special events are on the calendar. A one-of-a-kind handmade wooden carousel affords kids, young and old a timeless ride of endless laughter and fun.

PGA Commons near BallenIsles

PGA Commons

A local favorite right outside BallenIsles and down PGA Boulevard, PGA Commons was inspired by a European way of life, accentuated by an eclectic mix of upscale boutiques, swanky fashions, exceptional art galleries and a host of restaurants where you’ll indulge in sushi, tapas, tableside-made guacamole, frozen yogurt and more. Life-sized chessboards and outdoor sculptures along winding walkways a special event for the entire family.

Shopping on Worth Avenue in Palm Desert

Worth Avenue-Palm Beach

Widely-admired as one of the most well-known areas throughout the world, Worth Avenue features legendary shopping set amidst legendary scenery. Captivating views coupled with thriving tropical foliage and refreshing ocean breezes that deftly punctuate the atmosphere, a trip along the four-block stretch of Worth Avenue is a memorable locale and something to behold. Charming sidewalks are lined with designer boutiques, spas, art galleries, alluring restaurants and a myriad of specialty shops. European designs and accessories, gifts, art along with new and antique furnishings have enchanted shoppers for generations. Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Chanel, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Company, Van Cleef and Arpels, Jimmy Choo, Salvatore Ferragamo and many others make Worth Avenue what it is today, a must see for everyone!