2nd Annual Downtown BBQ Throwdown

Join us this Saturday February 18th from noon to 5:00 PM at the Mizner Park Amphitheater located in downtown Boca Raton (590 Plaza Real) for Boca’s hottest barbecue competition, the 2nd annual DownTown BBQ Throwdown. This event benefits 8 local non-profit charities and we are one of them! We invite you to  come out, join us and attend this event with your family and friends.


Tickets for adults range from $35-$75, children tickets are free with a food donation 8 and under, and 9-12 year olds are $10. This event will include lots of delicious food, live music, and a BBQ contest that will be hosted by celebrity chef, Bobby Flay! You know him, like the foodie we all are. He has hosted several Food Network shows, including Grill It! Click on this link for more information



The Spirit of Giving is thrilled to be one of the charities benefiting from this finger-licking family fun event! It is a wonderful example of how profit organizations can collaborate or partner with non-profits agencies and everyone benefits from it!


About the Venue: Mizner Park is located in the heart of downtown Boca Raton (590 Plaza Real). It is a place for people to shop at various stores such as Tommy Bahama, J. McLaughlin or Kendra Scott. There are also many wonderful restaurants to dine in such as Max’s Grille, Sloan’s, Tanzy, Rack’s Downtown Eatery and Tavern, Kapow and etc. They also have a movie theater and many entertainment destinations. Click on this link for a map of information:



About The Spirit of Giving: We are a non-profit organization that unites more than 60 of Southern Palm Beach County’s greatest non-profit organizations. We share resources, knowledge and provide support in an equitable and efficient manner with a goal of building strong vibrant communities.   

The main ideal that drives the Spirit of Giving is the concept of community involvement. It’s not just about an organization recieveing a donation, it is about giving your time, emotions, and heart to others in need. Some of the main programs we provide for our non-profit organization members include: community volunteer training, background screening, our annual back to school bash, holiday gift drive, involvement at the Boca Raton Bowl, non-profit technical alliance, and so much more. We like to think of ourselves as an umbrella organization that helps support some of South Florida’s biggest non-profit organizations. Our objective is to streamline the delivery of services and resources to our members, and that is what Spirit of Giving is all about.


About Bobby Flay: Bobby Flay is very passionate person when it comes to food and loves to share it with everyone. He’s participated in many TV Shows such as Emmy® award-winning Bobby Flay’s Barbecue AddictionBrunch @ Bobby’sFood Network Star, and Iron Chef America. He’s also known for his fitness tips, travel ideas, cooking techniques and behind-the-scenes videos that he likes to post on his website. For more information on Bobby Flay please visit: http://bobbyflay.com/