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July 20, 2019
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Hollywood Beach at Garfield Street
Hollywood, FL 33020
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50th Anniversary of Historic Atlantic Crossing

Saturday, July 20, 2019

On July 19, 1969, John Fairfax became the first person in recorded history to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean. All are welcome to join the Fairfax family and the Hollywood Historical Society on Saturday, July 20th from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. to celebrate this historic achievement. Ceremony highlights to include a community paddle in, Key to the City and historic plaque presentation. The Historical Society will also host a reception and have a historic display inside the Garfield Community Center. All are encouraged to bring their reusable water bottle that may be refilled at the event. Be Seen Being Green and help reduce the use of single use plastics on Hollywood Beach.