May 2018 Field Trip

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 9:30am

Meeting Location: Bok Tower

1151 Tower Blvd, Lake Wales FL 33853

Welcome to Our Historic Landmark

Our gardens are open 365 days a year, and boast must see scenery and architecture. The Singing Tower and gardens provide ideal backdrops for family picnics, dining at our cafe, or as a wedding ceremony and reception venue. Also enjoy bird watching, geocaching and photography opportunities while trail hiking. Close to Tampa and Orlando, Bok Tower Gardens is available for corporate or social events.

Our next Field Trip May's Camera Club of Brevard's Field Trip is sure to WOW you. Please join us on​ ​Saturday, 19 May 2018 at Bok Tower Gardens, located at 1151 Tower Blvd.,​ ​Lake Wales 33853, 863-676-1408, (map link below). Complete tour of grounds takes about four hours. Destination from Port Canaveral is 101 miles.​ ​Please consider carpooling if you wish. Payment is taken from your vehicle as you drive into Bok Tower Gardens. Admission is $14 per person. There is an additional charge for the Pinewood Estate tour of $6. If you can't decide whether to include this tour as you pay for the general admission of $14, you can purchase a ticket for the Pinewood Estate tour at the Visitor Center, not at the Pinewood Estate. All credit cards and cash are accepted for general and/or Pinewood Estate tour admission. After you pay for general and/or Pinewood Estate tour admission, you will park. This day is Armed Forces Day and active military and veterans get into Bok Tower Gardens for free with VALID ID. We will meet at 9:30 AM at the Visitor Center. As you enter the gardens - the Visitor Center will be to your left. The gift shop and Blue Palmetto Cafe will be to your right. The Pinewood Estate is a 20-room Mediterranean style mansion that was built in 1931 after the Bok Tower Gardens was acquired. It was refurbished in 1970's for visitors. More details are available on the Bok Tower Gardens website. Open for touring from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM. This is a No Drone Zone, no drones or non-aerial equipment are allowed. You can use a drone or no-aerial equipment with special arrangements made ahead of time. Tripods and camera equipment are permissible. Blue Palmetto Cafe is open from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Blue Palmetto Cafe is open from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

Thunder on the Beach VIP Race Party

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 9:00am

Rising Tide
Port Canaveral
Meet the Racers

Come see all the boats and members of your favorite team Saturday in the Dry Pits. Local vendors, food, restaurants and live music to entertain the family. Come all day and walk to Rising Tide for evening entertainment.

Port Canaveral