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The Man Behind Boca’s Boating and Beach Bash for People With Disabilities
Thousands are expected to attend the 2017 Boating and Beach Bash for People with Disabilities on Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It’s a day when people with disabilities, their families and caregivers can take boat rides, enjoy live music, play games and eat—all for free. Even parking is on the house…Read More

Boca’s Boating & Beach Bash to feature free boat rides, activites
A fleet of yachts will roll into the waters off Boca Raton’s Spanish River Park this weekend as the Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities comes back for its ninth year…Read More

Boating Beach Bash will Celebrate 10th Anniversary March 4th 2018
The 10th Annual Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities will be held Sunday, March 4th, 2018, between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM at Spanish River Park, 3001 North Ocean Boulevard (State Road A1A) in Boca Raton. The Bash is the largest and oldest free, fun-day in America for those with special needs and their caregivers…Read More

LinkedIn – Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities forms 2016 planning committee to kick off 8th year event
Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities forms 2016 planning committee to kick off 8th year even…Read More

Sun Sentinel – Boating & Beach Bash takes disabled to the water this weekend
But the beach part of the experience is still going to be elusive for a sizable proportion of the 5,000 attendees expected Saturday during the annual Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities, organizers say…Read More

Thousands to attend 7th annual Boating and Beach Bash for People with Disabilities
The Boating and Beach Bash is the largest, free funday in the nation for people of all ages with physical and/or intellectual challenges and their caregivers. Guests will enjoy a BBQ lunch, boat rides, all-day concert and numerous games and activities, including kite flying, finger painting, wheelchair yoga, dance classes, and much more…Read More

7th Annual Boating and beach Bash for People with Disabilities
The Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities is the largest, free, fun-day in the nation for people with physical and/or intellectual challenges, their caregivers and families…Read More

7th Annual Boating and Beach Bash for People with Disabilities Rolls out Plans for Recreational Activities Based on Abilities not Disabilities
South Florida’s annual celebration of diversity, the Boca Raton based Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities (http://boatingbeachbash.com), announced today that it has teamed with the physical therapy professionals from Pinecrest Rehabilitation Hospital at the Delray Medical Center, to offer attendees at this year’s Bash a variety of exciting physical challenges and learning opportunities…Read More

Indian River Financial Group, Inc. is a Proud Supporter of the Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities
Jay Van Vechten, founder and director of the Bash, has been working with people with disabilities since 1995. When he began coordinating the Bash, he had one major goal in mind: to add fun to the equation…Read More

Have a Veggie Burger with Chris P. Bacon at the Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities
The world’s cutest pig on wheels is rolling into Boca Raton. Chris P. Bacon, Florida’s favorite pig with paralysis, is appearing as a special guest at the upcoming Boating and Beach Bash for People with Disabilities…Read More

Tots & Teens: ‘Bash’ brings day of fun, laughter to its target audience
If you have a physical or intellectual disability — or if you love and care for someone who does — tie up your tennis shoes and slather on the sunscreen! The seventh annual Boca Raton Boating and Beach Bash takes place on March 21 at Spanish River Park and it’s just for you…Read More

The Palm Beach Post – Scene Maker: Boca interior designer gears up for Boating & Beach Bash
The event, this Saturday, allows those who don’t get out much to enjoy a barbecue, boat rides, live entertainment, therapy ponies and exhibits. And it’s all free — although donations are needed for the Bash, organized and run by volunteers and financed through private donations and sponsorship…Read More

USCG Auxiliarists help the disabled in South Florida
Auxiliarists from South Florida kept the shores and waterways safe. They put life jackets on visitors and guided them along the dock and aboard the boats. Ramps enabled those in wheelchairs to board the vessels…Read More

Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities Set to Rock South Florida
Now in its fifth year and teamed with partners like Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation, the Starlight Children’s Foundation, and Big Brother/Big Sisters, the Bash continues to set new standards in celebrating diversity in America…Read More

Sunny Skies, Smooth Sailing Set Set Stage for Biggest Boating & Beach Bash Ever
In line with the event’s patriotic overtone, the Color Guard from Boca Raton High School’s Junior Navy ROTC program, set the tone early in the day with a ceremonial opening and r…Read More

Boca Boating and Beach Bash Is Today
We’ve been telling you about it for weeks and today is the today. What is considered the largest event for people with disabilities is set for Spanish River Park from 10a until 3pm…Read More

It’s a shore thing
Now in its fourth year, this all-volunteer celebration of diversity brings together people of all ages and disabilities. Attendees, with their families and caregivers, have the opportunity to enjoy a complimentary barbecue lunch and a 45-minute boat ride on the Intracoastal waterway. Dozens of private motorboats will be donated for the day by members of Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club…Read More

Local Community Support Keeps Boca Raton Boating Beach Bash Afloat
A burst of local community support is insuring that the 4th annual Boating and Beach Bash for People with Disabilities maintains its reputation as ‘The Miracle on the Intracoastal’. According to event organizers, it will also continue its standing as the biggest, free, fun-day event in the nation for people with physical and/or intellectual challenges…Read More

Boca Raton Boating and Beach Bash Just A Week Away
Thanks to generous donations from the public and private sectors and local nonprofit organizations, the 2012 Bash will be held Saturday, March 24, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, at Spanish River Park on A1A in Boca Raton. Upwards of 3,000 guests are expected to attend…Read More

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https://www.myboca.us/Calendar.aspx?EID=2896

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/9th-annual-boating–beach-bash-for-people-with-disabilities-300423055.html

https://bocacal.com/boating-beach-bash-to-celebrate-10th-anniversary-march-4th-2018-kechi-from-americas-got-talent-to-sing-at-nations-largest-free-disability-event/

http://bocanewspaper.com/kechi-flies-in-to-perform-two-sets-and-give-hugs-at-annual-boating-beach-bash-for-people-with-disabilities-locals-sing-and-support-at-the-event-25612

https://bocanewsnow.com/2013/03/15/this-weekend-is-boca-boating-and-beach-bash/

http://globalaccessibilitynews.com/2017/02/15/9th-annual-boating-and-beach-bash-event-for-persons-with-disabilities/

http://thecoastalstar.com/profiles/blogs/boca-raton-mobility-mats-will-improve-access-at-annual-boating-be

http://www.waterfront-properties.com/blog/boating-beach-bash-for-people-with-disabilities.html

https://www.specialneedsatsea.com/advisors/newsletter-articles/special-needs-group-lends-helping-hand/

https://www.browardpalmbeach.com/restaurants/have-a-veggie-burger-with-chris-p-bacon-at-the-boating-and-beach-bash-for-people-with-disabilities-6899471

https://www.whatstrendingpalmbeach.com/single-post/2018/02/26/Celebrate-10th-Anniversary-of-Boca-Boating-Beach-Bash-for-people-with-disabilities

https://southfloridahospitalnews.com/page/Boating_and_Beach_Bash/9827/15/?skip=10

http://whattodoinbocaraton.com/events/boating-and-beach-bash-for-people-with-disabilities/

http://southfloridahospitalnews.com/page/Boating_and_Beach_Bash/9827/15/

http://www.1055online.com/onair/joel-4454/boating-and-beach-bash-for-persons-11069733/

http://articles.sun-sentinel.com/2014-06-10/news/fl-boca-mobi-mat-20140610_1_boating-beach-bash-beach-access-beach-sand

http://www.bocaraton.com/index.aspx?pid=2049

http://aacy.org/index.php/component/content/article?id=653:jay-van-vechten-biography

http://wiinnebago.com/press-releases/how-one-local-community-holds-an-annual-boating-and-beach-bash/