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Boca Raton Resort Historic Tour | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Boca Raton Resort & Club Historic Tour

This upcoming Saturday, August 25, 2018, join the Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum for an engaging guided tour of the historic Boca Raton Resort & Club. Originally founded on February 6, 1926, as "The Cloister Inn," the renowned Boca Raton Resort & Club is now one of the most exclusive private membership-based clubs in all of South Florida, boasting a fascinating, colorful past. This 1.5-hour walking tour will take you on a journey through the hotel's rich history, including its past ownership, incredible architecture, historic milestones & turning points, the World War II years, and its prominent role in Boca Raton history.

The tour will take place from 2:00 pm- 3:30 pm at the Boca Raton Resort & Club, located at 501 East Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432. The tour costs $15.00 per person or $10.00 for members of the Boca Raton Historical Society. Reservations are required and must be confirmed by noon on Friday, August 24, 2018. Spots are limited and going fast so be sure to make your reservation ASAP. You may make your reservation online or by calling 561-395-6766 ext. 107. For more information please email tours@bocahistory.org. We at Champagne & Parisi Real Estate hope to see you there!...

Free Concert: The Symphonia Swings | Mizner Park Amphitheater

The Symphonia Swings Free Concert Event

On Saturday, August 11, 2018, the City of Boca Raton will host the final free concert in the “Summer in the City” series at Mizner Park Amphitheater, with a free concert entitled "The Symphonia Swings" by The Symphonia Boca Raton. The Symphonia Boca Raton, now in its 9th season, is a world-class chamber orchestra that is committed to bringing the art & joy of musical presentation to the South Florida community through distinctive musical performances and innovative educational outreach programs. "The Symphonia Swings" promises to be a sizzling performance, as the orchestra plays the classic tunes of some of music's all-time greats, including Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, and many more.

The event, which is FREE and open to the public, will be held at Mizner Park Amphitheater, located at 590 Plaza Real in Downtown Boca Raton, FL. Event attendees are encouraged to walk, bike, or ride-share to the event or to arrive early for the limited free parking which will be available at City Hall and the Boca Raton Library. Attendees may bring blankets or chairs for seating, however, chairs will also be available to rent for $5.00 (cash only) at the event which will take place RAIN or SHINE.


What better way to spend a Saturday night & wind down from Summer than to sit back, relax, and enjoy the music as The Symphonia Boca Raton closes out the city of Boca Raton's "Summer in the City" concert series!? We at ...

2018 Summer Outdoor Fitness Festival Hosted By F45 Training in Boca Raton

2018 Boca Raton Summer Fitness Festival

On Saturday, June 9, 2018, Downtown Boca Raton will hold its Summer Outdoor Fitness Festival from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm in the parking area of the new F45 Training location in East Boca Raton, FL. Hosted by F45 Training in cooperation with some of the area’s top health food markets, restaurants, fitness apparel & product retailers, and spas, this event will celebrate the grand opening of the new F45 Training location opening at 1101 S Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33432.

F45 Training is a global fitness training community that specializes in fast & innovative, high-intensity group workouts designed to produce rapid results. In addition to F45 Training, some of the local businesses participating in this outdoor fitness event will include AeroJuice Smoothies, Go All Day Apparel, Celsius Sports Drinks, Fresh Kitchen, Europa Sports, and Rack’s Farmhouse Kitchen.

The event is sure to awaken your mind & body and help get your heart rate going with a host of exciting fitness- and health-related events and activities. There will be free workouts and fitness evaluations, free food, drinks, and product samples, as well as drawings and competitive challenges with prizes awarded throughout the day. There will also be local sports teams and organizations competing in the renowned F45 Playoffs. 

This exciting outdoor fitness...

Saturdays @ Sanborn: Free Community Fitness

Saturdays @ Sanborn

Every Saturday morning, nearly 200 Boca Raton area residents gather in Sanborn Square Park in Downtown Boca Raton to kick-start their weekend with a morning of free community fitness classes. This weekend community event takes place year round and attracts people of all ages from our diverse community, who share a common love for health, fitness, the outdoors, and community connection. 

The event begins with a free community yoga class, presented by Leslie Glickman, owner of the popular Boca Raton studio, Yoga Journey. The class that will be offered is intended for all levels of Yoga experience, so whether you are a seasoned Yogi or are just beginning your Yoga practice, this class can be adapted to your specific needs. Beginning at 10:30 am, there is a Capoeira Martial Arts class, presented by Cia Do Axe, for people ages 12 and up. Capoeira is an Afro Brazilian form of Martial Arts that combines dance, acrobatics, and ethnic music. Known for its quick and challenging maneuvers, Capoeira serves to enhance flexibility, coordination, and strength, as well as the health and balance of the mind, body, and spirit. 

If you have yet to attend Saturdays @ Sanborn we encourage you to check it out and participate in the unique fitness classes offered. What better way to spend a beautiful South Florida Saturday morning than fitting in a little bit of outdoor exercise while spending time with your fellow community...

6th Annual Run From The Rays 5K Run Walk

Run From The Rays 5K Run/Walk

This Sunday, April 22, 2018, the Safe Sun Foundation will host its 6th Annual Run From The Rays 5K Run & 1 Mile Run/Walk events at the scenic Spanish River Athletic Complex in Boca Raton, FL. Safe Sun is a non-profit organization created to help in the fight against Melanoma and other forms of skin cancers by increasing public awareness & fundraising for the cause. 

Join hundreds of your fellow Boca Raton residents as they come together to run and walk to help raise money to support Safe Sun's mission of prevention, early detection, and treatment of Melanoma and related skin cancers. Race t-shirts and completion medals are guaranteed to the first 750 participants who have registered and paid the entry fee for the event. The 5K Run will begin at 7:00 am with the 1 Mile Run/Walk events beginning at 8:00 am. Following the races, stay and enjoy a healthy & delicious breakfast freshly prepared by Fit Foodz Cafe & take the opportunity to visit all of the generous event sponsors who will be present at the athletic complex. The event will feature a live DJ keeping the music & energy pumping all morning long, as well as a bounce house for kids & a free race for children 8 years of age and under.

The Safe Sun Foundation will donate all proceeds from the event to select charities who share a common mission to provide screening, treatment, education, and research for Melanoma & other life-threatening forms of skin cancer. Some of the beneficiaries...

Boca Raton 2018 JDRF One Walk


JDRF One Walk

On Saturday, April 14th, 2018 the annual JDRF One Walk will be held in Boca Raton, FL at Mizner Park Amphitheater. The goal of this event is to help increase community awareness about Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) and to raise funds to support life-saving research for this pervasive disease. Hosted by JDRF, the leading global organization funding Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) research, the event will consist of a two mile trek through East Boca Raton.

Check-in for the event will begin at 7:30 am at Mizner Park Amphitheater with the walk starting at 8:30 am. The event is free and open to the public, with donations accepted and encouraged to help support the cause. Individual walkers, as well a corporate groups, families, and school teams are welcome to participate. Participants are free to walk, run, rollerblade, bike, etc. to complete the two mile trek however they prefer, as all participation & contributions are greatly appreciated. Complimentary beverages and refreshments will be provided to all who participate in the walk. Sorry, no pets allowed inside the venue.

If you are interested in participating in the JDRF One Walk, please click here to register online in advance. Visit the 2018 Boca Raton JDRF One Walk website for a list of individual...

15th Annual Future Stars Performing Arts Competition

Be sure to save the date for Sunday April 8th, 2018 for the 15th Annual Future Stars Performing Arts Competition, South Florida’s premiere annual performance competition for middle and high school dancers and vocalists. Presented by The Rotary Club of Boca Raton, this year’s Future Stars Performing Arts Competition will be held at renowned Mizner Park Amphitheater in Downtown Boca Raton.

Recognized as one South Florida’s most prestigious performing arts competitions, the event will showcase performances by South Florida’s brightest and most promising young vocalists & dance artists as they compete before a panel of prominent professional judges. Performers will compete for the title of “South Florida’s Next Top Talent” in their respective artistic categories which include Top Dance Group, Top Middle School Dance Soloist, Top High School Dance Soloist, Top Middle School Solo Vocalist, and Top High School Solo Vocalist. All of the performers who will be competing were carefully selected through a rigorous and highly-selective preliminary audition process, previously held on February 3, 2018 at the Pine Crest School’s Performing Arts Center. The exclusive list of audition finalists who made the final cuts to compete in each category at this year’s Future Stars Competition can be found by visiting the Rotary Club of Boca Raton's Future Stars Event Page.

This must-see event...

3rd Annual Italian Fest in Downtown Boca Raton

Downtown Boca Italian Fest 2018

Saturday, February 3, 2018
Sanborn Square Park
72 N Federal Highway
4 pm - 10 pm

Downtown Boca Raton will host the city's 3rd Annual Italian Fest at Sanborn Square Park on Saturday, February 3, 2018. This exciting community event drew over 8,000 people last year, and this year's event is expected to be even larger! Celebrating all things Italian, Downtown Boca's Italian Fest will feature a variety of local food vendors serving traditional Italian cuisine, desserts, and beverages, as well as authentic Italian entertainment, including Italian cooking demonstrations and live musical performances by Tre Bella, Carlos DeAntonis, and the Club Swing Band.

In addition to the amazing Italian food and live entertainment, the event will feature a variety of fun rides, face painting, and carnival games to keep the kiddos happy. Additionally, festival goers who are feeling competitive, or maybe just extra hungry, will have the opportunity to enter the meatball eating contest, which is sure to provide a ton of laughs, as well as bragging rights for the brave contest winner! With something for the whole family, Italian Fest 2018 is sure to be an enjoyable experience for all who come out and join in on the fun! 

Admission is absolutely free, with the event beginning at 4 pm and continuing all the way until 10 pm. So whether you want to celebrate your Italian heritage, have a passion for Italian food, or just enjoy...

Boca Raton Seafood & Music Festival

Boca Raton Seafood and Music Festival 2018

Come out and join in on the feast and fun at the Boca Raton Seafood & Music Festival in Mizner Park Amphitheater on February 10th & 11th, 2018. Event hours are 10am-6pm both Saturday and Sunday, with $5 admission at the gate. VIP Tent admission is also available ($130), which includes an amazing open raw bar serving fresh oysters, shrimp, and crab legs, an open bar serving premium drinks and cocktails, as well as a full-service waitstaff and linen covered tables. 

This premier event is a unique blend of incredible food and amazing live entertainment, affording festival goers the chance to enjoy a wide selection of fresh seafood dishes and tasty drinks prepared by some of the top restaurants in Boca Raton. All seafood dishes at the festival are prepared using sustainable seafood that is indigenous to Florida’s coastal waters. While enjoying your favorite seafood selections, sit back, relax, and enjoy the music. The event will also feature live musical performances by some of the most talented local and regional musicians. With a diverse selection of musical genres including Classic Rock, Soul, R & B, Jazz, Caribbean, and more, there is sure to be something to get everyone at the event up and dancing!

This will be the first time the Seafood & Music Festival is held in Boca Raton, so be sure to come out and help support this event so that it is something that can be enjoyed by the community for many years to come. For more information about the event, including parking information, directions, food directory,...

Sunshine Music Festival 2018: Mizner Park Amphitheater

On Sunday, January 14, 2018, the Sunshine Music Festival will return to Boca Raton’s Mizner Park Amphitheater! Presented by Live Nation, the festival will feature amazing live musical performances from a line-up of some of the hottest Blues & Funk artists including world-renowned Tedeschi Trucks Band, Mike Gordon, Medeski Martin & Wood, Galactic, Hot Tuna, and more!

Doors to the festival open at 12 pm, with a variety of ticket options available including general admission tickets (standing room only), reserved seated tickets, and ultimate VIP tickets. In addition to the show which will begin at 1 pm, festival goers can immerse themselves in the Blues and Funk culture while shopping the numerous vendors, enjoying an ice cold beverage or a glass of wine, grabbing a tasty bite to eat, and bouncing around the festival's multiple stages.

Like last year’s event, this year’s festival is expected to have an amazing turnout, with Blues and Funk lovers coming together to enjoy a day filled with great food, tasty drinks, lots of dancing, and amazing musical performances. For more information about this highly-anticipated, electrifying musical event visit the Sunshine Music Festival page or the Downtown Boca Raton Events page.

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