The Deerfield Beach Relay for Life is a walk to remember loved ones who have lost the battle to cancer, honor survivors and raise money to help the American Cancer Society make a global impact on cancer. The event features live music, performances, vendors and a dinner in addition to the Relay for Life walk around the park and Luminaria Ceremony. The Luminaria Ceremony is a candlelight vigil that will begin around 9pm.
When: May 6, 6pm to Midnight; Luminaria Ceremony at approximately 9pm
Where: Quiet Waters Park, 401 S. Powerline Rd. Deerfield Beach
For more information visit relayforlife.org or call T.J. Eagen at (954) 592-3150 or Gordon Vatch at (954) 420-0084
The Crockett Foundation will host its 5th Annual Derby Days Preakness Party on Saturday, May 20 at the Sport of Kings Theatre located at Gulfstream Park. The event will benefit the Crockett Foundation and its educational programs with the mission to “help build character, develop leaders and improve communities – one child at a time.” The Crockett Foundation will be honoring Pro Football Hall of Famer Derrick Brooks, who went to Florida State University and then played in the NFL for 14 seasons as a linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The party will include interactive entertainment including a live band, celebrity guests, a “Best Dressed & Best Hat” contest and a raffle and silent auction.
When: Saturday, May 20; VIP Meet and Greet with Derrick Brooks from 5 to 6pm; Derby Days Preakness Party from 6 to 9pm.
Where: Sport of Kings Theatre at Gulfstream Park, 901 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
Cost: General Admission Tickets are $100 per person; VIP tickets are $150 per person and includes Meet and Greet with Derrick Brooks. Early Bird ticket special includes two VIP tickets for $250 and is available until May 1st. To purchase tickets, please visit http://bit.ly/2meJOxl.
For more information please call 954-254-7535 or visit www.crockettfoundation.org.