Well South Beach has Winter Party & White Party… Fort Lauderdale has become known for a fun and for festive New Years, BeachBear Weekend, Pride and Wicked Manors – but what about “A Celebration of Friends” ?
From data from their website the Celebration of Friends celebrated their eleventh anniversary last June in Fort Lauderdale. With over 500 mature gay men that came from 37 states, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Columbia, Denmark, England, Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico and Spain.
It also stated that it had a wide range of men from 21 years old to 93 years old to enjoy this event. With an average age of 55 years old- it truly seems clear that all is welcome!
Other helpful and impressive numbers pulled from their website was the following:
ACOF is a non-profit charitable corporation dedicated to providing yearly conventions or “Celebrations” for senior gay men and their admirers. The friendships and social connections of the participants, in many instances, span more than ten years. ACOF has provided contributions in excess of $154,000 to Broward County area non-profits including The South Florida Pride Center, Tuesday’s Angels Inc. and our newly formed non-profit “A Habitat of Friends, Inc. Ten thousand dollars were donated following this year’s event.
For those of you seeking the mature gay male, A Celebration of Friends, Inc. is proud to share an alliance with the premier mature gay mens organizations: The Prime Timers World Wide, The Caffmos Connection and The Mature Aussie Network. All who either maintain a Hospitality suite for their chapters or publicity tables during the Celebration
Please visit their website and learn more about their organization at: www.celebrationoffriends.org