Top 10 Don’t Miss Events

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  1. The 20th anniversary of the “Best Stinkin’ Party in South Florida” or Garlic Fest returns to John Prince Park from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Feb. 9 and 10. Eat garlic everything at the Gourmet Alley food area, enjoy drinks in the Funky Buddha Beer Garden and jam out to reggae acts The Mighty Mighty BossToneS and Steele Pulse. For tickets and more information, visit GarlicFestFL.com
  2.  Catch singer/songwriter Justin Hayward, the voice, lead guitarist and composer for the Moody Blues during his “All The Way In Concert” tour. It will make a stop at the Crest Theatre on Feb. 16 at 8 p.m. with special guest Mike Dawes. Reserved tickets are priced at $50, $75 and $100 plus fees. Tickets at https://www.axs.com
  3.  The 2nd Annual Boca Raton Seafood & Music Festival will return to Mizner Park Amphitheater Feb. 8-10. Friday the event runs from 4 to 10 p.m., 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. Admission $5 per person. Children under 12 years old are free. No pets allowed. All food is cooked on-site by local chefs for an additional fee. There will be musical entertainment on stage.
  4.  The Unicorn Foundations Ball “Get Down to Motown” will take place on Feb. 16 at the Polo Club of Boca Raton. The event will begin at 6 p.m.  and feature groovy auction items in both the silent and live auctions, Motor City soul food, cocktails, and sounds of Motown. All proceeds will create cradle to career pathways to help kids, young adults with special needs excel in their communities. Visit https://www.unicornchildrensfoundation.org for tickets.
  5.  The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness will hold its eighth annual walk for Eating Disorders Awareness “celebrating everyBODY: a walk to re(Define) (Real)ityT” on Feb. 23 at 9 a.m. at Sunset Cove Amphitheater. The Alliance hopes to raise awareness of eating disorders, positive body image, and recovery. It costs $25 for adults, $15 for children under 18 and $5 for pets. For more information, visit http://www.allianceforeatingdisorders.com.
  6.  Singer and saxophonist Danny Bacher will perform “Get Happy” as part of Lynn University’s Mabel Mabel Mercer Foundation’s Cabaret at Lincoln Center Comes to Live at Lynn on Feb. 13 at 7:30 p.m. at the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center. Bacher honors the three Louis—Armstrong, Jordan and Prima. Tickets cost $40.
  7.  The 2019 Oasis Championship, in its 13th consecutive year at The Old Course at Broken Sound, will bring the legends of golf to Boca Raton from Feb. 4-10 for the first full-field PGA TOUR Champions event of the season. Champions vie for a $1.7 million purse with all three rounds televised on The Golf Channel. Free grounds admission Monday-Thursday courtesy of the city of Boca Raton. Kids under 17 enter for free and so do folks 70 years and above. Admission for a one day pass on Friday-Sunday is $30. Visit https://oasischampionship.com for more information.
  8.  The SYMPHONIA’s Feb. 3 concert will feature the Florida premiere of Bruce Adolphe’s concerto, “I Will Not Remain Silent,” which was inspired by the life of Rabbi Joachim Prinz (1902-1988), an immigrant from Nazi Germany and an American civil rights activist who bridged the Holocaust and the Civil Rights Movement. Michael Stern will be the Guest Conductor and Sharon Roffman will be the Violin Soloist. The Concert, held at Saint Andrew’s School begins at 3 p.m. with a Pre-Concert Conversation at 2 p.m. For tickets and more information, visit thesymphonia.org or call 561-376-3848.
  9.  The third annual “A Walk in the Woods” fundraiser featuring performances by students from the Lynn Conservatory of Music will return to Boca West Country Club Fazio II golf course on Feb. 4 from 3 to 5 p.m. As participants walk the course, they will encounter trios, string quartets and musicians performing and food/refreshment stations. Pets on leashes are welcome. The event is open to the public and costs $50 to support 24 nonprofits. To purchase tickets, visit www.bocawestfoundation.org
  10.  The inaugural pairing event Game, Set, Pour is heading to the Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com on Feb. 22. From 5:30-8:30 p.m., enjoy local craft beers, wines and samples from local eateries at the tournament’s on-site Hospitality Pavilion. VIP tickets $75 in advance ($90 at door), and include early access to food, drinks and collector’s glass. General admission tickets $55 ($65 at door). All tickets include seats to the quarterfinal match.