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Old School Square, Delray Beach

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Old School Square is the center of arts & entertainment in the heart of downtown Delray Beach and has served as the community’s gathering place for over 25 years. The historic campus welcomes half a million people each year for programs, classes, events and rental activities and includes the intimate Crest Theatre (in the restored 1925 Delray High School building) the Cornell Art Museum (in the 1913 Delray Elementary building), and the Fieldhouse (c. 1925). The Pavilion, which opened in 2002, hosts outdoor concerts and shows. The Creative Arts School (2nd floor of the Crest Theatre building) offers art, photography, digital imaging and writing classes. Old School Square also serves as a venue for community, corporate, private and media events. For information on all programs and services, call 561-243-7922 or visit http://OldSchoolSquare.org.
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  • This old school and its campus have been reborn as a facility to show off theatre, art, performances, etc. Many of them can be viewed in the open air Crest theatre. There is an art museum and an art s...  more »
  • Part of the Old School Square complex, this theater is a lovely venue for intimate performances, such as the Palm Beach Chamber Music Festival. We sat in the balcony and had a great view. The building...  more »
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  • We arrived got a couple beers and started walking around. We came for the seafood and I purchased some fried oysters my family and I started to sample the oysters and they were cold I stopped my family from eating any of food. All the fried food stands were heaping with fried food underneath heat lamps which only covered the center of the pile of seafood the condiments were in direct sun we left the festival to get something good to eat at Rocco tacos where I spent some time in the bathroom. Never again and will not promote this festival bogus
  • Beautiful music venue and historic center of downtown Delray Beach, been the heart of delray for as long as I can remember. Great atmosphere and plenty of outdoor events all throughout the year. My only complaint being that I wish the city would spend more resources towards bringing in more talented music acts that people would like to attend. There are plenty of local competent promoters/booking agents that could breath a breath of greasy air into the music scene here (ie: brotherly love productions), no reason we should be outshined by the city of lake worth. Garlic fest for example which was the best event held, but still lacking in the talent scouting imho, was lost to lw a few years back. Hope to see Delray back in the radar in the years to come Photos copyright and provided by @slightly_skewed

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