April 18 from 6 to 10 p.m.
PALM BEACH AUTISM FESTIVAL Autism Society Palm Beach
In celebration of “AutismAwareness Month,” the Autism Society of Palm Beach/Martin County is hosting a fundraiser for the entire family. The event will kick off with a screening of “A Teens Guide to Understanding And Communicating With People on The Autism Spectrum” at 6 p.m. at Cobb Theatres. 14-year-old student filmmaker Alexandra Jackman will be in attendance for a Q-and-A after the screening. The evening will also include a close animal encounter and show presented by Busch Wildlife and live music by Harold Seay. Free. Downtown at the Gardens, 11701 Lake Victoria GardensAve., Palm Beach Gardens. 561-389-6671 or www.autism-societypbm.org.