October 19, 2019
Florida SouthWestern State College
Fort Meyers, FL
It is the one time of the year where our middle school, high school, and college programs come together in friendship for one magical night to dance and celebrate a very fun and inclusive school year.
March 15, 2019
Journey Church Lake Worth
Lake Worth, FL
Join us for our most highly anticipated event as we celebrate all of our program participants across Palm Beach, Martin, and Indian River County.
February 24, 2019
Double Tree Hilton
Best Buddies will be hosting our annual Friendship Ball on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at the beautiful Double Tree Hilton Hotel in Tampa! This ‘must attend’ event is our way to celebrate all of our program participants across the Tampa Bay Area.
February 16, 2019
The Venue at UCF
Best Buddies will be hosting our annual Best Buddies Friendship Ball in Central Florida! The evening will include appetizers, music, and dancing. Come and celebrate friendship with us!
November 16, 2018
Underground Public House
Come out to support Best Buddies by joining our last networking event of the year!
Starting in November 2019
Orlando, Palm Beach, Tampa Bay, Jacksonville, Southwest Florida, South Florida
Champion of the Year is an annual fundraising competition organized by our staff, Event Committee and Advisory Board, featuring a select group of individuals, professionals and prominent community leaders.
Feb. 16, 2020
Come celebrate another year of Friendship at this year’s Best Buddies Jacksonville Friendship Ball!
March 23, 2018
Join us for a day of bowling, food, and a good time! We are bowling to promote inclusion and one-to-one friendships for people with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities throughout the Central Florida area.
Starting in April 2020
South Florida, Gainesville, SW Florida, Tallahassee, Palm Beach, Central Florida, Jacksonville, and Tampa Bay
Join us at a Best Buddies Friendship Walk, the number one walk in the country raising awareness and funds to support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
July 15, 2017
Wear your tackiest Hawaiian shirt and come out to support Best Buddies by joining our first networking event of the year! To gain more awareness of our mission, and to promote our adult friendship program, we are hosting a Luau-themed Pub Crawl.