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Next Week and More (August 15 and more…)

 

What’s There To Do This Month (and Next)?                                                             

                    AUGUST 2022                  SEPTEMBER 2022

                                              LIVE EVENTS   &  ONLINE EVENTS!!              

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                                      AUGUST

                             STEPPING OUT FLORIDA 

 

August 15- “Margarita Monday” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)


5:30 PM – 7:30 PM-Margarita Monday-Held at Rocco’s Tacos, 5250 Town Center Circle,
Boca Raton, FL 33486  Join us for the best Happy Hour in August! Margarita Monday includes 2 signature drinks plus Rocco’s favorite appetizers! Bring your friends and help break our record for attendance! Proceeds will benefit KidSafe Foundation – preventing child sexual abuse and trafficking through safety education for children and adults. Reservations are recommended.  For more info. and tickets: Cost: $35 advance or $45 at door

Register online: https://kidsafefoundation.org/roccos/

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)

 

August 15-Blue Jean Blues-Live Music Tonight 

7pm to 10pm- Tessie Porter-R & B, Soul, Dance, Variety

Entertainment every night- At Blue Jean Blues, 3320 NE 33rd Street, Ft. Lauderdale 33308-Phone: 954-306-6330 or visit:  https://bluejeanblues.live/ or for the calendar: CLICK HERE

 

August 15-Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort- Live Entertainment 

August 15-In Margaritaville Restaurant:  Joel Dasilva/ blues rock

Located at: 1111 N. Ocean Drive, Hollywood, FL-CLICK HERE  and for the August  calendar, Click here

 

August 15 to September 30-Fort Lauderdale Restaurant Month 

Fort Lauderdale Restaurant Month (actually 2 months)-Good meals and good deals! Now in its 13th year, the Broward promotion will feature more than 50 restaurants offering three-course dinners priced from $35. Most restaurants are in Fort Lauderdale, with others scattered throughout the county. A full list of participating restaurants may be found  by CLICKING HERE  The three-course dinners include appetizer, entree and dessert. Premium dishes, drinks and wine pairings cost extra. Some restaurants do not offer the promotion on Fridays and Saturdays. (Note: Miami Spice and Flavor Palm Beach will run from Sept. 1-30)

 

August 15 to September 5:   Art Using Ocean Debris!

Flamingo Gardens & Free Our Seas Presents this Special Exhibit called “Flotsam Fauna”-Art Using Ocean Debris!

10 sculpture displays made with flip flops, ocean debris and salvaged plastics picked up on South Florida shores. Created by local artists Kurt and Manon Weiss. A “Pollution Solutions” exhibit will also be featured in the Gallery. There will be additional Specialty Weekend Programming on select dates; Back 2 School Weekend August 13 – 14, and Closing Weekend September 3-5. For an additional fee, there will also be select dates for Moonlight Tours; June 11, July 16 and August 13.

Admission to the Flamingo Gardens is $21.95 for ages 12+, $15.95 for ages 3-11, Flamingo Gardens members and children 2 or younger are free. Narrated tram tour, Gallery displays and specialty weekend programing are included in admission price. Tickets may be purchased online or on-site in the Welcome Center/Gift Shop.  60 acres of lush gardens and beautiful wildlife!  The sculptures are provided by Free Our Seas, a South Florida environmental organization. Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie, 954-473-2955, For more info. CLICK HERE:  flamingogardens.org

 

August 16-Bru’s Room Pompano- Free Live Comedy Night

7pm to 10pm-Free Live Comedy Show Every Tuesday Night! Bru’s Room Pompano, 235 South Federal Highway, Pompano Beach 33062  For more info. and to register, CLICK HERE

 

August 17 to 21-Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort- Live Entertainment 

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Restaurant – Fri – Sat, 9PM – Midnight | Thurs and Sun 8PM – 11PM
Hollywood Beach Bandshell – Wed – Sun, 7-9PM
5 o’Clock Somewhere Bar & Grill – Wed – Sat, 5-8PM | Sundays, 3-6PM

Located at: 1111 N. Ocean Drive, Hollywood, FL-CLICK HERE  and for the July calendar, Click here

Live Music in the Bandshell:

  • 8/17 | Jay Valor (Country Night)
  • 8/18 | Samantha Russell | Pop, Contemporary & Country Hits
  • 8/19 | Stereotomy | 80’s Night
  • 8/20 | Vam Band | Top 40s
  • 8/21 | Amaya | Beach Rock
Live Music in the Margaritaville Restaurant:

  • 8/17 | Classic Karaoke
  • 8/18 | Marcus Amaya | Beach Rock
  • 8/19 | Michael Marotta | Blues Rock
  • 8/20 | Mantrap | Top 40s, Disco, Latin
  • 8/21 | Rachelle Coba | Blues Rock
  • Live Music in 5’OClock Somewhere
  • 8/17 | Steve D Hunt | One Man 5 piece Band | Country
  • 8/18 | Val & D Duo| Top 40s, Disco
  • 8/19 | Jose & Rick of Havoc305 | Acoustic Classic Rock Duo
  • 8/20 | Jeffery James Harris | Rock & Country Duo
  • 8/21 | Catfish Hunter | Country Sunday

August 17- Art of the Hollywood Backdrop-At the Boca Raton Museum of Art

The world premiere of Art of the Hollywood Backdrop features original, full-sized matte painting backdrops used in Hollywood’s Golden Age in films like “Singin’ in the Rain,” “The Sound of Music,” “North by Northwest,” and “Ben-Hur.”  Long guarded by the major studios as special effect secrets, these monumental illusions will transport viewers into cinematic history and reveal the breathtaking technical painting and drawing virtuosity of artists creating specifically for the camera’s eye. With 22 scenic backdrops, this exhibition honors the unsung artists who created these monumental canvases for Hollywood films, going back almost 100 years. (Exhibition runs till January 22, 2023) Open Wednesday-Sunday (Closed Monday & Tuesday)  MORE INFO: CLICK HERE WATCH THIS VIDEO: CLICK HERE   For more info. and to purchase tickets, CLICK HERE

 

August 19-Mizner Park Music Series

6pm – 8pm-Until October 21-Fridays at the South Gazebo-Summer fun on The Lawn-Live Music Schedule: August 19 | Ale Mor;  August 26 | Adam David;  September 2 | Johnny Walker;  September 9 | Jared Dylan;  September 16 | Anna Palmerola;  September 23 | Bryant Del Toro;  September 30 | Adam David;  October 7 | Victoria Blue; October 14 | Jahzel Dotel; October 21 | Brothers of Others;  October 28 | Bryant Del Toro; For more info, visit www.miznerpark.com or call 561-362-0606

 

August 20- “History Tour of The Boca Raton” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM-History Tour of The Boca Raton-Held at The Boca Raton Hotel,
501 E. Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432

Discover the history of The Boca Raton and its incredible role in Boca Raton since the 1920s.

Note: Tour also available on August 27 at 2pm. Advanced tickets ($25) are a must for entrance to the property. CLICK HERE:  History Tour of The Boca Raton | Boca History

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)

 

August 20 and 21-Palm Beach Crypto Connect Expo

Free VIP Crypto Connect Convention & NFT: Metaverse EXPO tickets (until August 8). The event is Sat, Aug 20, 2022 9:00 AM – Sun, Aug 21, 2022 6:00 PM EDT at Palm Beach Convention Center, 650 Okeechobee Boulevard, West Palm Beach 33401

For Free Tickets until 8/8, CLICK HERE After August 8th, you can still purchase tickets but they will only be 15% off: CLICK HERE

The event includes 50+ speakers: Cryptocurrency Knowledge & Education, Vendors, Catered Premium Food,  Complimentary Cocktail, VIP All Access, Giveaways, Investment Opportunities, Live After Entertainment,  Complimentary Valet;  All attendees who sign up for new or additional services with Bette Hochberger CPA, CGMA will receive free audit protection for a year. For more info. and tickets, CLICK HERE

August 21-Sunday on the Waterfront in West Palm Beach

4:00 – 7:00 p.m.-Every 3rd Sunday of the month- On The West Palm Beach Waterfront. This is the coolest scene in downtown West Palm Beach. This monthly concert series features the hottest acts around on our spectacular waterfront backdrop. Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and coolers (however no outside alcohol is permitted), then kick off your flip flops, and sway to the tunes on the West Palm Beach Waterfront.. For more info:   CLICK HERE

 

August 21- “Ride for Unicorns” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)

BCFD: Ride for Unicorns
9:00 AM – 12:00 -Ride for Unicorns- Held at Pedego Boca, 4400 N Federal Hwy, Suite 156,
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Unicorn Children’s Foundation and Pedego Electric Bikes Boca in partnership with the Boca Chamber invite friends and supporters of individuals with developmental differences to
RIDE FOR UNICORNS! $30 per person for a 15-mile ride; To register, click the link below or contact Mercedes at 561-620-9377 x 111   For more info. & Tickets, CLICK HERE; https://bit.ly/ucfride

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)

 

August 24- “How to Build the Perfect Charcuterie Board” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)


7:00 PM – 9:00 PM-How to Build the Perfect Charcuterie Board-Held at Farmer’s Table, 1901 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33431    Tickets are $75 for purchase at: www.achievementcentersfl.org/bcfd

 

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)

 

August 25-A Night of Axe Throwing/Red Meat Lover’s Club – A Golden Bell Battle of the Bands Fundraiser – Samir Changela

 Game of Axes, 11435 W. Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton 33428 Join Samir Changela, Owner of RARA’s Pizza and Wings and the Red Meat Lovers Club for a Night of Axe Throwing and Beef to Benefit The Golden Bell Education Foundation.  For more info. and to purchase Tickets, CLICK HERE

August 26- “Make Your Own Mug” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)


8:45 AM – 10:00 AM- Held at Second Chance Initiative, 3100 NW Boca Raton Blvd., Suite 312,
Boca Raton, FL 33432 An interactive and fun networking event to support jobs for women in our community! Sponsored by Flagler Bank;  TICKETS Selected during registration;
$25.00 (1 Attendee) Ticket includes a customized coffee mug, coffee, & light bites. For more info. and to purchase tickets, CLICK HERE

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)

 

August 26- “Battle of the Bartenders” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)


6:00 PM – 8:00 PM-Held at The Wyndham Hotel,1950 Glades Road / Wyndham Way, Boca Raton, FL 33431  All tips and a portion of ticket sales will be donated to Best Foot Forward. Enjoy 2 drinks and appetizers. $35 In Advance or $50 at the door. For event details and to purchase tickets, CLICK HERE       Also, please visit www.bestfoot.org

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charity.

 

 

August 27- “History Tour of The Boca Raton” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM-History Tour of The Boca Raton-Held at The Boca Raton Hotel,
501 E. Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432

Discover the history of The Boca Raton and its incredible role in Boca Raton since the 1920s.

Advanced tickets ($25) are a must for entrance to the property. CLICK HERE:  History Tour of The Boca Raton | Boca History

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)

 

August 27-Networking Skills Workshop

10AM to 12 noon on August 27-Walk away with several great tips and ideas to create better results and more success for your business and personal networking purposes; We will cover the benefits and misconceptions;  Where to find events and networking groups (in person and online /national & local); List of networking apps (business & personal); Tips on how to set yourself up for success (before, during and after an event.)

Bring your business cards to network Plus a hands-on exercise!  You’ll create and leave with a simple follow-up strategy to organize business cards more effectively, starting with the attendees at the event. (Supplies provided.)

The Fortune is in the Follow up! Everyone is welcomed; Advance Registration Required; To Register on Eventbrite, CLICK HERE    Space is Limited;  Hosted by Karrie Klimas, Time, Mindset & Management Specialist  Call or Text: 954-629-4945   For a 30 minute meeting via Zoom, Connect with me here      https://GreatPartnershipSolutions.com 

 

August 28- “Bowling for Bread” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)


12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM- Held at Bowlero, 21046 Commercial Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33486

Join Boca Helping Hands at their annual Bowling for Bread Event! Get your bowling team together and/or sponsor a lane for children from local non-profits. Please bring non-perishable food for our BFB food drive. Sponsorships & Lanes are available! For more info. and to purchase tickets, CLICK HERE

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)

 

August 29- “Celebrity Game Night” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)

5:30 PM – 8:00 PM-Held at Crazy Uncle Mike’s, 6450 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton, FL 33487  Take part in ACCY’s 2nd Annual Celebrity Game Night to benefit Caregiving Youth! The fun will include:
-Teams of 6 led by 8 Celebrity Team Captains
-Family Feud Style Format
-Prizes for the winning team     For more info. & Tickets, CLICK HERE

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)

 

 

August 30- “Comedy Night” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM- Held at Boca West Country Club, 20583 Boca W Dr., Boca Raton, FL 33434   Benefiting Alzheimer’s at Boca West Country Club.  $30 In advance; No walk-ins; Complimentary appetizers and open bar; CLICK HERE FOR Tickets: www.BrainBowlEvents.org or contact Pamela@nullLawPHP.com /561-496-4222.

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)

 

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                             SEPTEMBER

                 STEPPING OUT FLORIDA

 

September 1: Boynton Beach Food, Wine & Brew Fest

What More Can You Ask For? Mark Your Calendar! You Need To Come To This! General Admission: $50  Held at Benvenuto Restaurant, 1730 N. Federal Highway, Boynton Beach; By the Boca / Boynton Chamber of Commerce;   To Register, CLICK HERE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 1- FREE Museum Admission on the First Thursday of the Month

11 AM – 5 PM -View NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale’s current exhibitions and enjoy all day Happy Hour in our Museum Cafe. The first Thursday of the month is FREE and open to the public presented by AutoNation. FREE museum admission on the first Thursday of every month, from 11-5 pm. -NSU Art Museum, housed in a distinctive modernist building with outstanding exhibitions, collection, programs and studio school. At 1 E. Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale-For more info, CLICK HERE

 

 

September 2- “Museum Block Party” —Event for a Good Cause!   

(A BCFD Event!  A Boca Chamber Festival Days Event)

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM -Held at Boca Raton Museum of Art, 501 Plaza Real,  Boca Raton, FL 33432-Celebrate Community at the opening of Reginald Cunningham: Black Pearls is an exhibition of photographs featuring residents of Boca Raton’s historic Pearl City neighborhood. Enjoy Art of the Hollywood Backdrop and dance the night away with DJ, food, and drinks! Museum Member-FREE   Non Members: $35 RSVP required by August 29 at www.bocamuseum.org/events

(Note: BCFD is the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days Events. The Boca Chamber helps to facilitate these events that are created and run by a pairing of non-profit Chamber Members with for-profit Chamber Members during the month of August to raise awareness and funds for the charities.)