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48th Annual Holiday Street Parade
Wednesday, Dec. 5 | 7:30pm - 9pm
42nd Annual Holiday Boat Parade
Saturday, Dec. 22 | 6:30pm - 8pm
The City's Holiday Street Parade, themed "Sights and Sounds of Broadway," will bring Broadway to Boca featuring more than 70 floats & groups. The parade begins at Federal Highway and SE 5th St., traveling north toward the Mizner Park Amphitheater. FREE parking options, road closures & more info on our website.

The Boca Raton Holiday Boat Parade takes place along the Intracoastal Waterway starting at the C-15 canal (Boca Raton-Delray Beach city limits) traveling south to Hillsboro Bridge. Public viewing areas, estimated bridge closing times & more info on our website..
Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl
The City is proud to host the 5th Boca Raton Bowl!

Join us for a Pep Rally & Concert at Mizner Park Amphitheater on Monday, Dec. 17 from 5:30pm - 8:30pm.

Game Day is Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 7pm at FAU Stadium. Final Teams will be announced on Dec. 2. Get your tickets or watch on ESPN! More info at
Give your Holiday Tree a "Second Chance"
Again this year, from Dec. 26 through Jan. 19, residents can help extend the life of their trees as mulch for Gumbo Limbo Nature Center. Residents can drop-off CLEAN trees at 751 Banyan Trail located adjacent to Mizner Bark Dog Park.

For more information VISIT our website.
Waterfront Park Designs and Renovations Underway
Plans to connect Silver Palm Park and the Wildflower property at the intracoastal and Palmetto Park Rd. are moving forward after conceptual plans were presented at the Nov. 26 City Council Workshop.

As part of other waterfront park renovations, Hillsboro El Rio Park Phase 2 along 18th St. and the El Rio Canal, will soon enter the construction phase, with an estimated completion date of Fall 2019. Read more on our website.
  • FDOT I-95 Widening / Express Lanes:
The Florida Department of Transportation continues Phase 3B-1 south of SW 10th Street to south of Glades Road, affecting parts of Palmetto Park Road and Camino Real.

  • PBC Palmetto Park Road Shared Pathway Improvements Project:
The Palm Beach County Shareway Project along Palmetto Park Road from State Road 7 to Crawford Blvd. continues. Expected Completion Date: Spring 2019

  • Palmetto Park Road Landscape Enhancements
Municipal Services continues to provide landscape enhancements in the Palm Beach County right of way on the south side of Palmetto Park Road between the I-95 eastbound off ramp and 12th Avenue.

  • Town Center Road / Butts Road Resurfacing
The street resurfacing on Butts Road, south of Glades Road and Town Center Road from Butts Rd. to Military Trail is COMPLETE.

For more information, visit our Projects and Road Closures webpages.
Each month we bring you a curated list of the Top Things to Do & Know in Boca Raton. This month , there are holiday events, programs & activities for every age. The Boca Raton GreenMarket has a new location at City Hall and Something Big for the New Year! View our top picks...

WATCH as Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, with the help of our Police Services, released female loggerhead Euphorbia. On Nov. 13, after 6 months of rehabilitation to treat multiple predator related injuries to her front flippers, Euphorbia returned to the ocean by boat.
Boca Raton Police Holiday Safety
Our Police Services Dept. wishes you a happy & safe holiday season.
WATCH their great video above for shopping safety reminders.

And LISTEN to our latest podcast episode of Boca Behind the Scenes Podcast to hear Officer Gwynne Friters share tips for you and your family this season.
  • With an average age of 47, Boca Raton is “aging younger” and serving younger populations. Great article from Forbes highlighting our City’s appeal.

  • With over 64,000 tons, Boca Raton has recycled the most materials in Palm Beach County since the start of the SWA Revenue Share Program.

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