Sundance Institute presents Creative Distribution Session Miami 7/27/19

Sundance Institute presents Creative Distribution Session Miami
Saturday, 07/27/2019 – 10:00 am – 05:00 pm
Little Haiti Cultural Center
212 NE 59th Terrace,
Miami, Florida 33137
RSVP / Register
Cost: Free

The world of film distribution and marketing is constantly changing.

Whether you’re a first-time filmmaker or a veteran, we’re all on the same level when it comes to audience building. Join Sundance Institute’s Creative Distribution Initiative as we break down the latest in distribution and marketing trends into digestible pieces of advice for independent storytellers of all stripes.

Complimentary parking is available in the three surface lots surrounding the venue, as well as on the street.

You must RSVP to attend.

This program is presented in collaboration with FilmGate Miami and is made possible by generous support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.

The Niki Nikki Art Show 7/19/19

The Niki Nikki Art Show
Friday, 07/19/2019 – 06:00 pm – 10:00 pm
1310 Gallery
1310 SW 2nd Court,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312
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Cost: FREE

The Niki Nikki Art Show:
Metal & Masks

Opening Night + Performance: Friday, July 19 | 6pm-10pm

Step right up into the provocative world of Niki Lopez & Nikki Detourbutterfly to experience this duo art exhibition featuring new masks and metal works.

Niki Lopez and Nikki ‘Detourbutterfly’ are both South Florida artists and filmmakers. Their many similarities inspired them to explore this unique duo exhibition. Both artists will be showcasing various works including new work from a collaboration with photographer Ethan Dangerwing of Vulture Image.

This will be Niki Lopez’s 11th annual exhibition at the 1310 Gallery – Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts.

Music by : Kulcha Shok + Open Mic

Complimentary cupcakes courtesy of Sweet Tower Novelty Cakes & Confections. Donation cash bar.

About the 1310 Gallery: The 1310 Gallery at the Artspace Sailboat Bend Lofts is an art community in downtown Fort Lauderdale that was created by Art Space and opened in 2008. 1310 Gallery rotates art exhibitions monthly with several open studios. Because each exhibition is curated by a different resident artist, there is a diverse array of media and talent throughout the year. Past exhibitions have included: Painting, Mixed media, Photography, Sculpture, Video art, Music, dance, workshops and film screenings.

Erika Moon’s Burlesque Magnifique – Exotic Beats Edition 7/11/19 – 7/12/19

Erika Moon’s Burlesque Magnifique – Exotic Beats Edition
July 11-12, 9:00pm
The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater
1700 Washington Ave
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Tickets: $35 – $75
Eventbrite Tickets

A Cabaret, Burlesque, and Variety Show. Where French Cabaret Meets the Tropical Tease! By the New Times: Erika Moon, one of the best-known burlesque producers in South Florida.

Step into our world of swaying palm trees and sparkling oceans! Produced by Erika Moon, the “Exotic Beats” Edition of Burlesque Magnifique is a dynamic show that is sure to sizzle as it takes you on a trip across the tropics and beyond! Featuring a dozen performers, this 90 minute production includes both classic and neo burlesque, showgirls, comedy acts, and many special surprises. Our talented cast will be sure to make the temperatures rise for a truly entertaining experience! Whether it’s a night out with friends, or date night with that special someone, you’ll be sure to enjoy this memorable summer themed event, all without getting sand in your shoes!

And to complete the experience, once again, Erika Moon and her cast will bring their knowledge to you as an extra special treat! Join members of the cast on Wednesday, July 10th, for a very special burlesque workshop that will teach you some of the seductive tricks of the trade! (Tickets for this specific workshyop are sold separated)

After returning from Cabaret Follies’ first successful tour in Texas, Erika Moon is excited to now share her Exotic Beats edition of Burlesque Magnifique, just in time for the summer!

2nd Annual South Beach Mango Festival 7/27/19

2nd Annual South Beach Mango Festival
Saturday, 06/27/2019 – 06/29/2019 12:00 pm – 06:00 pm
Lummus Park
1130 Ocean Drive,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Cost: $20-60

Mangos Lovers, July 27th & 28th, the 2nd Annual South Beach Mango Festival showcasing South Florida’s tropical fruit season at beautiful Lummus Park (Ocean Drive) in South Beach. Featuring over 12,500 feet of shade, a music and chef competition stage, 100 vendors, beer garden, and dozens of varieties of locally grown Mangos and tropical fruits.
Our Main Event at Lummus Park/Ocean Drive and the Beach.
Saturday 12pm-6pm 1st Annual Mango Palooza, an exaggerated event! We invite the 21+ only crowd to cut loose for a day of fun by the sea featuring an open bar serving Mango cocktails, beers, and tropical creations. Five large tents will feature vendors, farmers, food, and vibe. Also, a VIP shaded area with beautiful décor featuring an open bar and food samples. Entertainment highlights feature Mango Music, Chef Competitions (The Mango Fight Club), a Mango Auction w/ Mango Models (A Mango in Japan sold for $4,200), and a finale featuring talents and dancers from world famous Mango’s Tropical Café. Let’s party with the Mangos!!!!
Sunday 11am-6pm: Sunday Funday. All ages. Lummus Park once again for Day Two of our main event featuring Music, food, drinks, 3 Mango eating competitions (kids, ladies, and men’s), a best baked Mango dish contest, cooking demo’s, and a Grand Finale featuring acts from world famous Mango’s Cafe.
South Florida is home to a fantastic season of MANGOS, and we will once again celebrate our tropical fruit season. Meet local farmers, experts and SAVIOR locally grown fruits including dozens of varieties of Mangos, Coconuts, Avocados, Dragon fruit, Jack Fruit, Mamey and more. Artists, vendors, COOKING Competitions, something for all Mango Lovers. Three 2500 square foot tents will feature mangos from different regions such as Latin America, India, and the Redlands/Homestead regions.
The southern 100 miles of Florida are tropical, yielding a wide variety of tropical fruits and vegetables. The festival will feature Food, Music, Mango inspired cocktails, Locally crafted beers, & entertainment. Details are unfolding weekly, please register at for the latest details.
Unlike most other fruits and foods, Mangos are extremely delicate, don’t travel well, and if you want the best, you must come to the Mangos. Often referred to as the King of Fruit, they truly occupy a special place in the hearts and minds of so many.
Saturday a photo ID will be required for entrance, Sunday a photo id will be required for the purchase of alcohol. Event is rain or shine. Lummus Park is located between Ocean Drive and the beach affording festival goers a beautiful breeze.
Last year, the Inaugural South Beach Mango Festival saw over 4,000 attendees. We hope to see you this year at one of the SWEETEST events in the country. Register at for the latest festival happenings.
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Parking: You may find a map of city lots with the following link:,25.7869,-80.1137,25.8039
There are also paid lots along Washington, Collins, and valet on Ocean drive.
Main Entrance: 11th street and the Ocean boardwalk
Ride share, park and bike, also good options.
PETS: Due to the health safety laws pets are not allowed
Restrooms: There will be port of lets for the GA area and air-conditioned restrooms for the VIP’s.
Refunds: All sales are final.
Weather: Event is rain or shine
Kids: 10 and under are free on Sunday
Saturday: 21 and over only

XXIV International Ballet Festival of Miami 8/18/19

XXIV International Ballet Festival of Miami
Sunday, 08/18/2019 – 05:00 pm –
Miami-Dade County Auditorium
2901 W. Flagler St.,
Miami, Florida 33135
Cost: $38+

Over the past 23 years, the spectacular International Ballet Festival of Miami has become one of the most acclaimed ballet festival in the world. The event highlights summer in South Florida and invites renowned national and international ballet companies represented by their greatest stars from Austria, England, France, Italy, Germany, Argentina, Chile, Mexico, the United States and more with many making their USA debut in Miami. The International Ballet Festival of Miami is a South Florida “must see” event and a true testament to its enduring level of artistic quality.