Schedule of Events

We're working on some fantastic entertainment during this year's Rendezvous. As the event approaches, the event coordinators and planning committee will be making alterations to the schedule.

:: Check back for the up-to-date agenda as these details are subject to change. [last update: 10-30-17]

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Thursday, November 9

REGISTRATION, HOSPITALITY,
SILENT AUCTION & LUXE LOUNGE

Vanderbilt Mansion | 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
All guests are requested to check in and get the most up to date Rendezvous information. Please stop by any time over the weekend for questions about the Rendezvous, Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County or Fisher Island. Don’t forget to stop by and start bidding on your favorite auction items! A unique selection of products, trips, services and artwork; great for gift-giving!

EXCLUSIVE VIP WELCOME RECEPTION GATHERING FOR ADMIRALS, YACHT OWNERS AND THEIR GUESTS ALONG WITH LAND LOVER GUESTS AND SPONSORS

Vanderbilt Mansion | 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm
Elegant food stations and libations will be provided. Enjoy live entertainment by the Bob Folse Duo. A Kendra Scott Trunk Show will be on display. 20% of all sales will benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County.

LATE NIGHT ENTERTAINMENT

Café Tangier | 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Desserts and libations will be provided. Enjoy live entertainment by the Rogue Theory Project.

Friday, November 10

REGISTRATION, HOSPITALITY, SILENT AUCTION & LUXE LOUNGE

Vanderbilt Mansion | 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Don’t forget to stop by and start bidding on your favorite auction items!

TEAM SCAVENGER HUNT

Vanderbilt Mansion | 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Meet at the Vanderbilt Mansion at 10am sharp for the rules. Have your golf carts and phones charged and ready!

CASUAL LUNCHEON

Vanderbilt Courtyard | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Enjoy a causal lunch in the courtyard and cheer on the teams as they return from the scavenger hunt. A Kendra Scott Trunk Show will be on display. 20% of all sales will benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Music will be provided by DJ Xavier.

YACHT HOP AND DOCKSIDE PARTY

Marina | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A selection of beautiful yachts will be open for Rendezvous participants. Yacht owners and captains will do their best to out-do one another and truly impress their newly boarded guests. There will be a drink contest and golf decorating contest. The Golf Carts will line up along the cart path by the Beach Club & the Vanderbilt Mansion Pool. Theme of the night is Pirates of Fisher Island. Costumes are optional.

LATE NIGHT ENTERTAINMENT

Café Tangier | 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Join DJ Cat Shell spinning the hits! Late night snacks and libations provided.

Saturday, November 11

BBQ WITH BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS MEMBERS

Town Center | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join us for a delicious BBQ and an afternoon of fun and games with members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County! Music will be provided by Jimmy Stowe & the Stowaways!

SPRINTER SHUTTLES DEPARTING FROM FISHER ISLAND SPA DOCK STARTING AT 5:30PM

SILENT AUCTION AND COCKTAIL PARTY

Mandarin Oriental Miami | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Start the evening at the Cocktail Party. Bid on Auction items. Bid high and bid often…it’s all for the kids!

ENCHANTMENT UNDER THE SEA GALA

Mandarin Oriental Miami | 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The gala will include a Special Presentation to Event Founders Rita & Rick Case. Mr. & Mrs. Terry Taylor will be inducted into the Dream Makers Society. Pop Singer Kendra Erika will be the opening act for singing sensation and Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County Alumnus, Jason Derulo. Black tie optional - blue attire is encouraged.

AFTER PARTY

Mandarin Oriental Miami | 11:30 pm - 1:00 am

ALL WEEKEND

COMPLIMENTARY SPRINTER SHUTTLE SERVICE

Service between Mandarin Oriental Miami and Fisher Island (Vanderbilt Mansion)

Thursday: 4pm-12:30am
(Last Shuttle will leave Fisher Island at 12:15am)

Friday: 9am-12:30am
(Last Shuttle will leave Fisher Island at 12:15am)

Saturday: 11am-3pm
5:30pm: Sprinters will begin departing from the Spa Dock for the Mandarin Oriental.

HOSPITALITY

Collection at the Vanderbilt Mansion and relax. The Luxe Collection will begin with a continental breakfast and specialty coffees. Snacks, sweets and cocktails will also be available in the afternoon for all Rendezvous guests.

SILENT AUCTION

Bid on wonderful and exciting silent auction items in the Luxe Lounge or bid on your phone using Q-TEGO. The silent auction will close after Live Auction #5.

FISHER ISLAND AMENITIES

Golf

Ranked in the Top Ten 9 hole courses in the nation by Golf World's Ron Whitten, this scenic seaside course has played host to a number of nationally ranked PGA and Senior-Tour shootouts. "Golf lovers have 18 holes of design features in 9 holes.", says P.B. Dye, the course's celebrated architect. Perfection is redefined at The Links challenging par-35 championship golf course.

Tennis

Ranked one of the finest facilities of its kind in the world and now #1 in the East Coast region of the United States by Tennis Magazine, Fisher Island's Mediterranean-inspired Racquet Club offers play on 18 tennis courts with three types of playing surfaces: two grass courts, two hard courts and 14 Har-Tru clay courts - all surrounded by lush green hedging that ensures complete privacy inviting members and guests to pass shots day or night.

Spa

Recognized for being the ultimate luxury spa destination in Miami, Florida, the Spa Internazionale is a full-service spa & wellness center. Spa Internazionale takes a personalized approach to your overall health, fitness and well-being. Experience pampering and attention like no other place in the world. Renew, revitalize and rejuvinate.

Salon

Salone di Bellezza is an upscale international salon that offers its discerning clientele a relaxed, open setting designed with an urban feel. It's a full-service salon specializing in hair coloring, styling, special occasion styles, professional makeup design and image consulting. The salon also has wellness and beauty treatments, manicures, pedicures, facials and waxing services.