OutClique Magazine January 2018

Page 58


By Denny Patterson


f you consider yourself to be or, if you are an admirer of Silver Daddies, Polar Bears, or Silver Foxes, we’ve got the perfect weekend retreat for you. A Celebration of Friends (ACOF) is hosting its second annual “January Jamboree,” this January 25 - 28, 2018, in the hottest city in the U.S. at the Oakland Park Ramada Inn (3001 N Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306). This is the perfect place for mature men to take a break from the winter cold and warm up with dozens of like-minded men from around the globe. Men, it’s time to exchange your heavy winter parkas for swimsuits. Or, if you’re so inclined, step into the boots, moccasins, or shoes of your favorite Village Person, and come down for a weekend-long pool party celebrating the mature man. With no judgment, you’ll be ­accepted as you are - regardless of your age, weight, height, or race in those sexy speedos you always were afraid of being caught in. Registered guests of the ACOF will enjoy daily contests, prizes, discounts to local bars and restaurants, frolicking heated pool time, hot 58 | OutClique.org

lunches, and happy hours. Those staying at the Ramada Inn host hotel will also be provided morning breakfast. To be recognized as a mature gay man is important for the ego, an opportunity many men do not experience in their own home towns. While our culture relishes the young and beautiful, A Celebration of Friends welcomes everyone. A Celebration of Friends, Inc. is a registered 501 C 4 charitable corporation and in the past