From elegant sports cars to spectacular showcases, Boca Raton has a full line-up of events that will wow you and the whole family. If you’re looking for activities and things to do, we’ve got the scoop on what’s happening around town to keep you busy. Join us in celebrating our amazing city and the community making it so unique.
The Boca Raton Museum of Art is iconic to our city and now you can see why with the Museum Art Festival in Mizner Park. They will hold this event downtown on both Feb 1st and 2nd and will include over 185 artists and craftsmen in this year’s show. This year the museum will give away $12,000 in rewards from merit to best in show. If you’re new to our area, this is an excellent event to find home décor and unique art pieces for your luxury condo or home.
Celebrate the Year of the Rat with the 2020 Lunar New Year. Enjoy scrumptious food while being entertained with delightful cultural performances. Bring the whole family to join in the fun while supporting the Chinese Cultural Association of South Florida at Boca Raton.
Delray Beach Fashion Week carries over from January breaking out the seaside couture where you can meet local designers and partake in a trendy and hip Studio-54 theme dance party. Enjoy the mix of local threads from swimwear to activewear.
Delray Chamber Ambassador Lunch is an excellent way to network with business partners or meet your neighbors. Be sure to join them at the Board Room at the Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce to find out the latest developments for the city and upcoming events.
Boca Raton is one of the best spots for taking in live music. But, it’s also a mecca for seafood lovers. Fresh grouper to crab we’ve got it all making the rest of the country envious. If you love to eat and like music, be sure to stop at the 3rd Annual Boca Raton Seafood & Music Festival at Mizner Park.
Concours D’Elegance is a prestigious event chock full of excitement and fun where they raise proceeds for The Boys and Girls Club of Broward County. The Hangar Party at the Boca Raton Airport Authority host the reception including gourmet hors de houvres and surround themselves with vintage planes, automobiles and cycles. See collectable vehicles or compete in a game of golf all for this worthy cause.
If you love culinary exploration, you won’t want to miss this annual event held at Downtown Delray Beach. The Garlic Fest will fill the air with tons of aroma while 20,000 visitors enjoy excellence in food and live entertainment. Both residents and tourists frequent this once a year party and with good reason. Be sure to get there early since it gets packed.
Take your sweetheart to this crooning session with “Shades of Buble” at the Boca Raton Resort and Club. The famous Waldorf-Astoria Hotel delivers a romantic backdrop not to mention the music with the legendary crooner Michael Buble’. Nice way to spend Valentine’s Day with your loved one.
The Addison Country Club is now taking reservations for their Dinner and Dance where your Valentine can indulge in Surf N Turf, champagne and a delicious presentation of Salted Caramel Chocolate Souffle’ to tickle your fancy. This will be a class act where you must get your tickets as soon as possible before they sell out.
February 2020 seems to be the month for music in Boca Raton and the Forbidden Kingdom Festival will help fill the air with exotic sounds from electronica to hip hop. This is Boca’s version of Ultra-Fest and undoubtedly will be an attraction for the younger crowd. But, who knows, if you’re into this wild atmosphere, this might just be the exact thing you need. One thing we can say about our town is there’s always something for everyone in The Playground.
Feb 19th- The 14th
Annual Chamber Bash will party it up with members and non-members at the Hospitality Pavilion at the Delray Beach Open tournament. Take in some tennis, meet and network with chamber participants and help raise money for their many causes. Looks like they’ll provide opportunities to compete in mixed doubles to ATP championships where the courtside seating will fill up fast. Be sure to dress appropriately as the weather changes in a moment’s notice.
The Diamond Awards will host a luncheon recognizing two important Boca Raton women, Clara Bennett and Rhea Jain. These impressive citizens help boost economic growth and create city efficiencies for Boca Raton. Bennett is the executive director of the Boca Raton Airport Authority and Jain launched her successful clothing line “Renoosh” for all body types. Both impressive careers deserving of our support. Hope you can make it to the luncheon.
LOOP for Literacy and Leap Day 2020 includes a wellness program to support literacy. This family-friendly, healthy day will incorporate walking, cycling and running all to encourage children with reading. Such an important cause and one where you can enjoy the water too with the location off the Intracoastal waterways.
Don’t forget to check with your concierge at your country club or complex to find out about exclusive events for residents only. There may be some other parties and celebrations we missed and would love to hear from you if you found something our readers would like to know. Also, keep in mind our community is supportive and most organizations are always seeking volunteers and donors to help with their cause. Can’t wait to see you out there enjoying the beautiful location we live.
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