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Sun Sentinel Palm Beach Edition - - FRONT PAGE - By Jen­nifer Jhon South Flor­ida Par­ent­ing Edi­tor edi­tor@sf­par­ent­ing.com, jjhon@sun­sen­tinel.com or 954-574-5316.

Kids’ events this week­end in­clude an elec­tric bike expo, and a laser light show.

The hills are alive in South Flor­ida this week­end as “The Sound of Mu­sic” takes the stage at the Broward Cen­ter for the Per­form­ing Arts in Fort Laud­erdale. The mu­si­cal story of Maria and the von Trapp fam­ily runs through Oct. 22 at 201 SW Fifth Ave. Tick­ets start at $30 at broward­cen­ter.org.

Fam­i­lies can also en­joy the Red­land Growfest, Dwn­twn Mi­ami Arts Days, Boca Pump­kin Patch Fes­ti­val and Fall Har­vest Fes­ti­val in Sun­rise, or help raise funds for the grief ther­apy non­profit or­ga­ni­za­tion To­mor­row’s Rain­bow at its Pony Jail ‘n Bale on Sun­day.

Our list of the top events for fam­i­lies in South Flor­ida this week­end in­cludes the fol­low­ing: The 2017 Elec­tric Bike Expo, Fri­day to Sun­day. A free event at Haulover Park in north­east Mi­amiDade County will in­tro­duce rid­ers to more than 150 elec­tric bi­cy­cles rang­ing from beach cruis­ers and cargo bikes to moun­tain bikes. elec­tricbike as­so­ci­a­tion.org Fright Light Laser Show, Fri­day. See a laser con­cert with Hal­loween­themed mu­sic at 7 p.m. at the South Flor­ida Sci­ence Cen­ter, 4801 Dre­her Trail N., West Palm Beach. $10. sfs­ciencecen­ter.org Dwn­twn Mi­ami Art Days: The Remix, Fri­day to Sun­day. This resched­uled art event fea­tures a free kite-mak­ing work­shop out­side the Frost Sci­ence Mu­seum on Satur­day, a side­walk mo­saic ac­tiv­ity for kids at The Hub, the PAMM Free Sec­ond Satur­day ex­pe­ri­ence and other art pop-ups. dwn­twnarts.com

There are breast cancer aware­ness events in all three coun­ties on Satur­day: Su­san G. Komen Race For The Cure, which in­cludes a one-mile fun run and a tot run for ages 2-7, at Bayfront Park, 301 Bis­cayne Blvd. in Mi­ami (komen­mi­aftl.org/ race), Glam Doll Strut at Es­planade Park, 400 SW Sec­ond St. in Fort Laud­erdale (glam-a-thon.com), and the Mak­ing Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk at Meyer Am­phithe­ater, 104 Datura St. in West Palm Beach (face­book.com /events/257211344656106). Buck­ler Craft Fair, Satur­day and Sun­day. Fair in­cludes coun­try, Vic­to­rian, folk art, prim­i­tive, south­west­ern, fur­ni­ture, wood items, toys, dolls, bears, cloth­ing and ac­ces­sories, jew­elry, gourmet de­lights, home­made fudge, Christ­mas items and more at the South Flor­ida Fair Expo, 9067 South­ern Blvd., West Palm Beach. $7 ad­mis­sion. $2 off coupon on web­site:

buck­ler­craft­fair.comRed­land Growfest! Fes­ti­val, Satur­day and Sun­day. Fest will fea­ture starter plants and trees, grow­ing and gar­den­ing sup­plies, work­shops, cook­ing demos, food and more at the Fruit and Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Ave., Mi­ami. $10 for ages 12 and up. frui­tand­spice­b­otan­i­cal.com

Com­mu­nity Day at the Hol­ly­wood YMCA, Satur­day. See the re­mod­eled and re­freshed fa­cil­ity at 3161 Taft St. in Hol­ly­wood with a free day at the Y from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. ym­ca­south­florida.org Fall Har­vest Fes­ti­val, Sun­day. En­joy horse­drawn hay rides, a pet­ting zoo, chil­dren’s rides, car­ni­val games, a pump­kin patch and pump­kins for pur­chase, food and re­tail ven­dors at the Sun­rise Ath­letic Com­plex, 11501 NW 44th St., Sun­rise. $5 per par­tic­i­pant. sun­risefl .gov

Pony Jail ‘n Bale at To­mor­row’s Rain­bow,

Sun­day. En­joy live mu­sic, bounce houses, a dunk tank, face paint­ing, a pieeat­ing con­test, games, prizes and a selfie row from noon to 3 p.m. at To­mor­row’s Rain­bow, 4341 NW 39th Ave. in Co­conut Creek. $5 per per­son. to­mor­rows­rain­bow.org

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