Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Black Tie Ball Presented by Ford, in Association with Republic National Distributing Co. will set the surrealistic mood for this enchanted evening. “Jersey Boys” theme decor and a special performance direct from the Broadway Production (Special thank you to Broadway Across America). Attendees will enjoy beverages featuring Brugal Rum, Deep Eddy and bubbly by Taittinger Champagne, while dressed in formal wear, will dance and be entertained throughout the night with entertainment sponsored by Luxury PR. This event is tagged as the largest holiday gala in Fort Lauderdale.
The Ball is the most elegant of our festivities and by far the highlight of Fort Lauderdale’s social season.
Bid on over 250 items. A live auction takes place inside the ballroom with items such as a 2018 Ford Mustang, FB Group Marine Racing Experience, Crystal Cruise and a shopping spree from Carroll’s Jewelers.
Dinner and Dancing 8 – midnight. Hosted by the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at Hard Rock Live.
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WINTERFEST CAPTAIN’S MEETING PRESENTED BY SHOW MANAGEMENT – MIAMI BOAT SHOW is a mandatory meeting for all Boat Parade participants, hosted by Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina. Captains receive line-up information, along with rules and regulations for the parade. Goodie bags, featuring great items from our sponsors, and raffle items from ACR Electronics are available for Parade participants. CAPTAINS ONLY.
Want to promote your company to boaters? Donation items / gift certificates to the boaters – contact Winterfest for details.
OFFICIAL BOAT SAFETY SPONSOR OF THE PARADE: ACR ELECTRONICS
Winterfest Grandstand Viewing Area Powered by Ford
ONLY $25pp for the BEST seats on land to view the 47th Annual Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade. All seats are RESERVED and ASSIGNED, located inside Birch State Park on the Northeast corner of Sunrise Boulevard and the Intracoastal Waterway.
The excitement begins at 3:30 pm when the gates open to the Grandstand Viewing Area. Come early and bring the family (no pets please) to enjoy all of the amenities associated with your reserved and assigned seats. Join the “Party in the Park” – Budweiser Culinary Courtyard, Live Entertainment, and activities. The Parade gets underway at 6:30 p.m. along Downtown Fort Lauderdale and should arrive at this area at approximately 7:30 pm.
Stage entertainment: BIG CITY DOGS with PARADE COMMENTARY by BIG105.9
Come and enjoy an assortment of interactive games with fun for the whole family! Enjoy sports-related games including Slap Shot Hockey Games, test your skills at the Rock-Climbing Wall, or try your pitching arm.
After working up an appetite…choose your favorite dish from a variety of delicious foods. Thirsty? How about a nice cold Budweiser or perhaps a refreshing glass of wine!
$25 – individual adult tickets
$22 – groups of 20 or more
$20 – children 10 years & younger
There is no parking inside Birch State Park for the Parade. The ONLY Shuttle service will be offered at one convenient Fort Lauderdale location: Galleria Mall (East Sunrise Boulevard). Parking is FREE and bus service is $5 per person round-trip and is non-refundable. Children under 3 years old ride free.
Bus service to the parade begins at 3 p.m. and runs continuously until 6:30p.m. Return shuttle service concludes 1 hour after parade’s completion.
For Public Parking areas and garages along the 12 mile parade route –
Winterfest GrayRobinson P.A. White Party presented and hosted by Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa. Featuring delights from Coastal Restaurant and other top chefs choice. Become a Sponsor – Get Invited!
Be a part of the media glitz as Winterfest kicks off the Holiday Season! Musical performances highlight the parade’s theme throughout the evening at this exclusive party for sponsors, media partners and other select Winterfest guests. Jewelry display from Carroll’s Jewelers. Special room rates are available for this event.
NO TICKETS ARE SOLD FOR THIS EVENT – you must be a Winterfest Sponsor! Call Winterfest today at 954-767-0686.