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 is magnificent. There is nothing I enjoy more than going for an early morning walk on the beautiful beach.
Reviewed by Sarahdf
on May 15, 2012
Best small town. It has everything you need, food, fun, beach.
Reviewed by realtimemg
on May 15, 2012
We love Delray Beach! Great place to live, work and play! People are great and there's always something great to do! Can't beat the weather!
Reviewed by DelrayYachtCruises
on May 15, 2012
I've lived in 8 states and countless cities over the years. Nothing comes close to having the whole package like Delray Beach. How do we pull off letting the whole world know about this little slice of heaven and still keep it our little secret?
Reviewed by pineapple
on May 15, 2012
Awesome place to live.....so many things to do all the time.
Reviewed by skyygraphix
on May 15, 2012
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