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Festival of the Arts BOCA – March 2 -12, 2017

Posted by Lorea Thomson on Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 at 11:49am.

Courtesy of Festival of the Arts BOCA

The Festival of the Arts BOCA is an astonishing, multi-day cultural arts event bringing exhilaration and innovative experiences to Boca Raton. The festival begins March 2, 2017 and concludes March 12, 2017. The Festival of Arts Boca has won numerous awards including:  the “Muse Award” from The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, “Best Festival” by Boca Magazine and “Best Cultural Festival of 2014” from Palm Beach Illustrated. The Eleventh Anniversary season will continue to feature the finest in classical music, jazz, dance, film and authors. Spectators will enjoy some of the most sought after jazz and classical performers as well as well recognized authors.  Boca Raton, and the Palm Beaches, are Florida's Cultural epicenter.   Kicking off this event will feature the talented Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis joining in with The Symphonia, Boca Raton and a semi-staged version of the ever popular La Bohème. Luminary violinist Sarah Chang with perform on March 10, and to close, three-time Grammy Award winning Sergio Mendes & Brasil 2017 will perform in an exclusive South Florida appearance.

The Festival has been considered a foremost artistic success and garnered the attention of local and national press such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and CNN.  Tickets for the 11th Annual Festival of the Arts BOCA range from $9.99 to $125 per person.  Purchase tickets here.

Boca Raton  is the perfect place to take in brilliant entertainment as well as accomplish some serious shopping. Stroll the delightful plazas, take a tour of the art exhibit at the Boca Museum of Art, or indulge in epicurean dining.

The Schmidt Family Centre for the Arts at Mizner Park Amphitheatre and Cultural Arts Center are approximately 50 minutes from Miami, 35 minutes from Fort Lauderdale and 25 minutes from West Palm Beach. Located at Mizner Park Amphitheater, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton, Florida 33432.

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