Celebrate live music, a local brewery and art in Boynton Beach

Matt Cox of Copperpoint Brewing Company Monday, December 14, 2015. (Bruce R. Bennett / The Palm Beach Post)

There are a bunch of things to do this weekend in Boynton Beach. Here are some ideas:

  • The Boynton Beach Community Redevelopment Agency is hosting a Music on the Rocks event Friday. The Jeff Harding Band will perform. The event is from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and includes a food truck invasion. Attendees are encouraged to bring beach chairs or blankets. Food, beverages and cocktails will be available to buy. The event is at the Ocean Avenue Amphitheatre, 129 E. Ocean Ave. For information, contact Mercedes Coppin at the Boynton Beach CRA (561) 600-9097.

 

  • Copperpoint Brewing Company is celebrating its two-year anniversary Saturday. The event is 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Beers to be specially released include: Sweet Tea Lager; Cherry Sour; Coco for Coxness Imperial Stout; Smoked Oyster Stout; 2016 Bourbon Barrel Aged Cox Diesel Imperial Porter; 2016 Pinot Noir Barrel Aged Cox Diesel Imperial Porter; Passionfruit A10 Red IPA; Pineapple Double IPA; Key Lime Wit and Cold Brewed Coffee Lager. Beer tickets are $5 and all beers will be served in 9-ounce or 14-ounce pours. The brewery is at 151 Commerce Rd. For information, call (561) 508-7676.

 

  • St. Mark Catholic Church will host a First Responders Ecumenical Service on Sunday. The service is at 2 p.m. at the church, 643 Northeast Fourth Ave. Light refreshments will follow in the parish center. For information, call the church at (561) 734-9330.

 

  • The city will celebrate artist Conrad Pickel on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday The event includes historical tours and presentations to honor the stained-glass artist who left an imprint on South Florida.From 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., registered participants will take a bus tour to four Conrad Pickel points of interest, including the Boynton Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Ascension Lutheran Church, St. Joseph’s Episcopal Church and Gallery Fantasia. Ginger Pedersen, Boynton Beach Historical Society Recording Secretary, historian and author, will narrate the tour. To register for the bus tour, call (561) 742-6010.The next part of the event will take place at the library for presentations that include: “Conrad’s Historic Timeline and Imprint” by Warren Adams, Boynton’s historic planner; “Window of the Radiant Christ at the Iglesia Adventista Church” in West Palm Beach by Ginger Pedersen, Boynton Beach Historical Society Recording secretary, historian and author; and “A Tapestry in Stained Glass,” a new pictorial biography authored by Gene Moody, presented by Paul Pickel.Following the presentations, Leslie Miller will present a stained glass demonstration.For information visit http://bit.ly/BB17CP or email Debby Coles-Dobay, public art manager at colesDobayD@bbfl.us.