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FAU Men's Basketball Team celebration at Mizner Park - April 19

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The City of Boca Raton will host a "Community Celebration" on Wednesday, April 19 at Mizner Park Amphitheater to recognize the Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Men's Basketball team for their historic run in the 2023 NCAA Tournament.

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A FREE and fun event for everyone in the community to enjoy. Planned activities include:

  • Presentation of the Key to the City to the Team
  • Food trucks
  • Games
  • Cash bars for those 21 years & older
  • Photo opps
  • Music by DJs Supreme1 and Ryan Pehr
  • FAU Spirit Team
  • Owlsley & Hoot mascots
  • Autograph signing session with the team
  • Trophy Photo opp

Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Time: 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Location: Mizner Park Amphitheater, 590 Plaza Real

Weather: The event continues rain or shine.

Restrooms: Restrooms will be available on site.

Come one come all: This event is free and open to the public.

Seating: Attendees are encouraged to bring their own chairs and picnic blankets. Rental chairs will be available for $5 each.

Outside food, beverage, and pets are not permitted.

Can't make it? Host a Watch Party from the comfort of your own home!

Tune in to WPTV News Channel 5, proud sponsor of the Community Celebration, for coverage of the event & ceremony.


Where to Park?:

  • In anticipation of the event, the City highly encourages attendees to CARPOOL or RIDESHARE as parking is limited. Be sure to make travel plans ahead of time!
  • Metered parking is available through Mizner Park and areas in Downtown Boca.
  • FREE Parking can be found at the following locations:

·         Building Administration Lot (200 NW 2nd Ave)

·         City Hall Lots (201 W. Palmetto Park Rd)

·         Downtown Library & Adjacent Parking Lots (400 NW 2nd Ave)

·         First floor of Brightline Garage (400 NW 2nd Ave)

·         Mizner Park Garages (along Plaza Real)


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It Takes Four Seconds or Less for someone to break into your vehicle: Be sure to lock your car and take all personal items with you. Never leave your keys in your vehicle.

Plan Ahead: Talk to your family members about a potential meet up spot around the event in case you get separated. 

See tracks, think train. Walking or driving to the event - act responsibly around railroad tracks. When the gates are down you must stop and wait until they're fully upright before crossing.

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