South Florida Events
March 31 through April 7
Thursday, March 31
Celebrity Bartenders Challenge
Get ready for the Celebrity Bartenders Challenge benefiting the Junior League of Boca Raton Endowment fund!
Taking place at Rocco’s Tacos at the Boca Center from 6-8pm, there will be 16 celebrity bartenders competing among each other to raise the most money for the Endowment Fund and our very own JLBR President Kirsten Stanley will be one of them!
WHERE – Rocco’s Tacos & Tequila Bar– 5250 Town Center Circle, Boca Raton, Florida 33486
WHEN – March 31, 6 to 8 pm
TICKETS – Tickets are $20 in advance and $30 at the door.
Tickets include 2 drink tickets along with Rocco’s Chips, Salsa and Guacamole Bar
Friday, April 1
2016 Boca Walk to End Alzheimer’s Promise Garden Luncheon
WHEN – Saturday, April 1, 11 AM to 2 PM Fun Networking Lunch for community leaders, attorneys, doctors, realtors, bankers & other professionals to learn more about how Alzheimer’s and Dementia impacts each of us, financially, socially, and emotionally.
WHERE – Boca West Country Club 20583 Boca West Dr, Boca Raton, Florida 33434
April 1 – April 3
South Florida Surfers For Autism Beach Festival
Our NINTH Annual South Florida Surfers For Autism Beach Festival!!!!
Friday night: 5-5:30 Islanders All
5:45-6:15 Buddy Sparrow
6:15-6:45 Jersey and the Shores
8-8:45 Hillside Spirit Revival
9-9:45 The Copper Tones
Saturday night: 5-5:45 Brett Stask
6-6:45 Fireside Prophets
8-8:45 Army Gideon
9-9:45 The Resolvers
FOOD TRUCK LINEUP:
Mini Van Food Truck
Another exciting three day weekend of concerts, surfing, food trucks, beer garden and paddleboarding. You won’t want to miss it!
Friday Night – Concert, Beverage Garden and Food Trucks!
Saturday – SURFING (only day volunteers are needed)
Saturday Night – Concert, Beverage Garden and Food Trucks!
Sunday – Paddleboard
Doubletree by Hilton Deerfield Beach
100 Fairway Drive
Room rate – $129
Web Link: https://
Or Call 800 624 3606
Hotel Cutoff 3/4/16 at 6:00 am
Complimentary Self Parking and Internet
Rates will also be available 3 days before and after the event
We also have a limited number of rooms at the Embassy Suites at a rate of $199. All suites have 2 rooms and 2 baths with a full cooked to order breakfast and evening reception. Please note there is also a parking fee of $25 to valet or $20 for self parking – this is per night.
Use this link to reserve your room:http://
The special rate will be available until March 1, 2016.
WHERE – 149 SE 21st Ave, Deerfield Beach FL
Saturday, April 2
Come out and enjoy a fun-filled family day of games and activities, ice cream, face painting, crafts and music. Children can meet their favorite Princess and Super Hero as well as real local heroes – firefighters and policemen. Also, “Princess Fiona” will join CMT Touring Company at the Amphitheater to perform songs from Shrek the Musical.
COST – Tickets are $3 for Schoolhouse Children’s Museum members in advance and at the door; and $5 for non-members in advance and $6 at the door. For more information and tickets, please call 561-742-6780.
129 E Ocean Ave, Boynton Beach, Florida 33435
Saturday, April 2 & Sunday, April 3
Sunday, April 3
International Polo Club | Wellington
The International Polo Club Palm Beach hosts 16 weeks of the world’s highest goal polo during the winter season, from the first Sunday in January to April 20. Considered the finest, most well-equipped polo facility in the United States, the International Polo Club (IPC) attracts the most elite players who compete in the sport. IPC is host to America’s Triple Crown of prestigious polo tournaments: the USPA C.V. Whitney Cup, the Piaget Gold Cup, and the Maserati U.S. Open Polo Championship®. Upscale spectators hail from around the globe, representing numerous countries in Europe, South America, South Africa, and Canada. Sunday Polo and Brunch is an exciting tradition at IPC, featuring a lavish, field-side brunch, champagne, championship polo, and head-turning fashion. For exceptional events, from corporate outings to unique weddings, IPC offers its equestrian, resort-style facilities year-round. Whether you are celebrating a special birthday or anniversary, hosting a charitable fundraiser, or positioning a new product launch, IPC is a captivating backdrop for an extraordinary experience, with five-star chefs, the highest standard of service, and attention to detail. Amenities include a full-service spa and fitness center, tennis courts, croquet, pool and cabanas, and polo matches during the winter season.
Where: International Polo Club 33414, 3667 120th Ave S, Wellington, FL 33414
When: Sunday, April 3
Tickets: Buy Tickets Here – http://internationalpoloclub.com
Sunday, April 3
Why do we love brunch so much? Maybe it’s the sharing, the food, or even the conversation that flows like that bottomless mimosa you’re nursing. Either way, the bountiful meal deserves a toast. Join us for the most epic ode to everyone’s favorite weekend feast: The Ultimate Brunch.
THE EVENT IS RAIN OR SHINE.
The Citadel in Little River will open its doors for one game-changing Sunday featuring tantalizing suprises for every taste. Take your pick of over a dozen Miami brunch masters, jam to the live tunes of Patrick & The Swayzees and Magic City Hippies, and bounce to electronic rhythms provided by III Points’ Legs Benedict and Klangbox.FM‘s Patrick Walsh. Sip on pitchers of brunch essentials like Bloody Marys and Mimosas, plus some other great family-style cocktails by Mac’s Pubs.
WHERE – The Citadel 8325 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, Florida 33138
WHEN – Sunday, April 3 at 10 AM – 3 PM
Free with RSVP: theprismmusicgroup.eventbr
MORE DETAILS – https://www.facebook.com/events/1526621480967852/
Tuesday, April 5
Big City Moms – Baby Shower Event
The Biggest Baby Shower Ever is like no other baby shower you’ve ever seen. With over 100 of the best companies in the baby industry, it’s a one stop shop to test out, touch, feel and get educated on everything you can possibly need for your growing family. Enjoy mingling with other expectant and new parents while you enjoy sweet treats, mocktails and more in an elegant setting. Past attendees of the event include celebrity parents Daphne Oz, Christy Turlington, Tory Johnson, Jessica Alba, Susan Lucci, Melissa Joan Hart, Soleil Moon Frye, Tiffani Thiessen, Giuliana Rancic, Tia Mowry, Hilaria Baldwin, James and Kimberly Van Der Beek, Beverley Mitchell,Kelly Rutherford, and more.
WHEN – Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at the Treetop Ballroom at Jungle Island from 6:00-9:30pm (Super Pass entry is at 5:30pm)
WHERE – Jungle Island – 1111 Parrot Jungle Trl, Miami, Florida 33132
PRICE – $45.00 – $350.00
Wednesday, April 6
Eat, drink and play your funny money all evening for a chance to win amazing prizes including $1000.00 CASH! The Grandview Gamble will feature a special preview cabaret performance from GPS’s upcoming musical performance of CHICAGO!
All proceeds from the event will benefit the Grandview Preparatory School Scholarship fund.
WHEN – Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)
WHERE – Grandview Preparatory School Gymnasium – 336 Spanish River Boulevard NW, Boca Raton, FL 33431 – View Map
TICKETS – https://grandviewgamble.eventbrite.com
PRICE – $43.19 – $80.12
Thursday, April 7
Girl Code Signing & Fashion Show
Cara is hosting a fashion show at Macy’s in the Wellington Mall at 6:30 PM on April 7. I will be in attendance with some of my local blogging girls friends: Michelle from Modern Boca Mom, Erika from Essentially Erika, Dawn of Simply Sassy Style, and Denise from Savor Our City. Follow along with us on social media using this hashtag #MacysFashion
After the show, enter for a chance to win* a style consultation with Cara as she shows you how to bring your wardrobe from drab to fab!
Enjoy mini makeovers by Clinique, strike a pose in our photo booth and enjoy sounds by our fabulous DJ. Plus, let our MyStylist help you find the perfect look and gift for every occasion. It’s fast, fun and freeIt’s fun, fast and free!
With any $35 purchase or more in the Women’s department get a chance to meet Cara and have her sign your very own copy of Girl Code.**
WHERE Macy’s – 10316 Forest Hill Blvd, Wellington, FL 33414 – View Map
RSVP to the event here on Event Brite
Get MORE DETAILS on Blog Post HERE – Wellington Mall Fashion Show
Thursday, April 7
Huge Kids Consignment Event
Huge Consignment Sale for kids stuff. Just Between Friends of Coral Springs/Boca Raton is proud to be a part of the Nation’s leading children’s and maternity consignment event!
Thursday, April 7 9am to 7pm ($5 Admission)
Friday, April 8th from 9am to 7pm (FREE Admission) Saturday, April 9th from 9am to 4pm (25% off sale, FREE admission)
Saturday, April 9th from 7pm to 9pm (50% off sale, $2 admission)
Sunday, April 10th from 8 am to 12pm (50% off sale,FREE admission)
Don’t miss out on the best the area has to offer in gently used children’s clothing, baby equipment, toys, games, room decor, furniture and so much more!
For full information on how you can consign and make money or shop and save money with JBF, please visit the website at www.bocaraton.jbfsale.com
WHERE – The Coral Springs Gymnasium, 2501 Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065
WHEN – Thursday, April 7 9am to 7pm
PRICE – ($5 Admission)