Gallery Night 3/28/14, 4/4/14

Gallery Night
Friday, 03/28/2014 – 12/26/2014 09:00 pm – 01:00 am
17Gallery & Studio
18710 SW 107 Avenue, #17,
Miami, Florida 33157
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Cost: Free

Every Friday night, Gallery Night is an opportunity to view all of 17 Gallery’s original artwork by local artists in an atmosphere with live music hosted by DJ BrassKing. Add to your collection by experiencing the art in a unique way including listening station featuring a rare vinyl collection that will intrigue collectors of all ages and walks of life. Experience the vibe at 17.

Jesse Cook: The Blue Guitar Tour 4/4/14

Jesse Cook: The Blue Guitar Tour
Friday, 04/04/2014 – 08:00 pm –
Jesse-Cook_image4bSouth Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center
10950 SW 211 Street,
Cutler Bay, Florida 33189
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Cost: $25-$100

Widely considered one of the most influential figures in “new flamenco,” Jesse Cook’s passionate style is heavily influenced by Gypsy music and has been featured on episodes of Sex in The City, The Chris Isaac Show, The Tonight Show.

The Year of Chivalry and Knights – Florida Renaissance Festival’s Annual Triumph in Miami 3/29/14 – 4/13/14

The Year of Chivalry and Knights – Florida Renaissance Festival’s Annual Triumph in Miami
Saturday, 03/29/2014 – 11:00 am –
Knights-at-Cauley-Square-Miguel-LeyvaCauley Square Historic Village
22400 Old Dixie Hwy Miami,
Miami, Florida 33170
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Cost: $9 – $20

Raise your sword, battle for the Queen’s honor, revel with the Royal Court, cheer battling Knights and scream out Huzzah! – One of the many daily adventures that awaits you at the Florida Renaissance Festival in Miami’s Cauley Square Historic Village. Where stepping back into time is a requirement and leaving all inhibitions of discovery at the castle door is a must.

More than 100 costumed performers, eight stages with continuous entertainment and 18 stage acts from around the world along a mix of other renaissance surprises that includes Celtic Mayhem, traditional and original Celtic music with an edge; CuDubh (KooDoo), original dark heavy metal bagpipe and war drum compositions for the Celtic/Viking warrior in all of us; Gabriel Q, watch ye out for Sir Real and his beautiful, bizarre and hilarious big puppets and stilt characters; the King’s Royal archer – Bill Darr, showcasing wonders of the bow shooting demonstrations and the history of archery; Blackshear’s Curious Magic, sidesplitting comedy and amazing magic; Honour for Hyre, a character-based, interactive comedy-adventure show and many other festival favorites. New addition to the festival is “Wandering Gypsy Theatre,” a widely popular renaissance-vaudeville storytelling show for kids and parents.

The Florida Renaissance Festival is produced by the nationally acclaimed Bobby Rodriguez Productions and strives to create an entertaining and cultural experience for adults and children alike. The sponsors of the Florida Renaissance Festival include Warsteiner Beer, Coca-Cola, Subway and Comcast.

The Florida Renaissance Festival at Miami’s Cauley Square Historic Village will be open weekends beginning March 29th from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. until April 13th. Prices range from $20.00 for adults and $9 for children ages 6 to 11 years of age. Children 5 and younger are free. Special seasonal passes are available for $40 (valid all three weekends) and group ticket discounts are also offered.

For more information visit: ren-fest.com; Find us on Facebook: Florida Renaissance Festival, Follow us on Twitter: FlaRenFest and Instagram/flarenfest. Download our new festival mobile app by searching Florida Renaissance Festival in the Apple iTunes store or Android market. If you prefer the medieval method: 1-800-3-REN-FES.

Southland Mall welcomes Performers from Florida’s Renaissance Festival as part of their ongoing “Festive Fridays” Event Series 3/7/14

Southland Mall welcomes Performers from Florida’s Renaissance Festival as part of their ongoing “Festive Fridays” Event Series
Friday, 03/07/2014 – 03/28/2014 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
festivalSouthland Mall
20505 South Dixie Highway,
Miami, Florida 33189
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Cost: free

Southland Mall is proud to present a new line-up of performers who will participate in their highly popular “Festive Fridays” event series during the month of March. Every Friday evening, shoppers will have the opportunity to experience interactive musical and theatrical entertainment along with their family and friends. “Festive Fridays” take place inside the mall’s Center Court from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Below is a list of events for the month of March:

• March 7th – Join the “LA Style Salsa Dancers” from “A Party Hall” as they demonstrate their newest salsa dance moves and offer mini salsa classes throughout the evening for shoppers of all ages.
• March 14th – Raquel Torrent presents her highly anticipated “Art & Juice” workshop. Our Center Court will be transformed into an art studio where children will be able to paint their own original art piece with the help of Torrent’s easy to follow instructions.
• March 21st – Enjoy an exclusive sneak peak at the performers from Florida’s Renaissance Festival. From magicians to wenches, the 16th century Renaissance performers will debut scenes from their upcoming festival, which begins on March 29th and ends on April 13th at Cauley Square Historic Village.
• March 28th – Performers from “Bellydancing by Shayna” will be presenting their latest belly dancing routines and introduce dancers from their new hip hop division.

“Festive Fridays” are free events that are open to the public. Southland Mall is conveniently located on U.S. 1 and S.W. 205th Street, off the Florida Turnpike, Exits 11 or 12. For more information on Southland Mall or to learn about partnership opportunities for upcoming “Festive Fridays,” email inquiries to info@thinkpeacock.com.

Museum Forum: Civil Rights in Miami 3/1/14

Museum Forum: Civil Rights in Miami
Saturday, 03/01/2014 – 02:00 pm – 03:00 pm
front1South Dade Regional Library
10750 SW 211 St.,
Cutler Bay, Florida 33189
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Cost: Free

HistoryMiami is hosting the second event in its series, a panel discussion with some of South Florida’s greatest civil rights pioneers at South Dade Regional Library. Moderated by Bea Hines, the first African-American woman on Miami Herald’s reporting staff, the panel will also include H.T. Smith, Florida International University Law professor, and Garth Reeves, founder of Miami’s oldest and largest black newspaper, The Miami Times.

International Kids Fund Wonderfund Presents: Circle of Heroes Luncheon 2014 3/20/14

International Kids Fund Wonderfund Presents: Circle of Heroes Luncheon 2014
Sunday, 03/20/2014 – 03/20/2014 11:15 am –
IKFFairchild Tropical Botanical Garden
10901 Old Cutler Rd,
Miami, Florida 33156
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Cost: 150

Become a part of the International Kids Fund Wonderfund’s great cause for life-saving medical care for children-in-need. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to step into our circle for a wonderful lunch with catering by celebrity chef Michelle Bernstein.

Festive Fridays at Southland Mall 2/7/14

Festive Fridays at Southland Mall
Friday, 02/07/2014 – 02/07/2014 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
mariachiSouthland Mall
20505 South Dixie Highway,
Miami, Florida 33189
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Cost: free

Southland Mall is kicking off another month of live entertainment to bring families and loved ones together in the spirit of Valentine’s Day. From Mariachis to Belly Dancers, each event includes an interactive element to encourage active participation from the audience. “Festive Fridays” take place every week inside the mall’s Center Court from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Below is a list of events for the month of February:

• February 7th – Join the “LA Style Salsa Dancers” from “A Party Hall” as they demonstrate their newest salsa dance moves and offer mini salsa classes throughout the evening for shoppers of all ages.
• February 14th – “Mariachi Voces de America” will perform a special serenade on Valentine’s Day by singing popular Spanish love songs. Song requests are welcomed!
• February 21st – Miami Arts Charter School will be opening a new location in Homestead so they will be showcasing their choir and band programs during the event.
• February 28th – Performers from “Bellydancing by Shayna” will be presenting their latest belly dancing routines.

“Festive Fridays” are free events that are open to the public. Southland Mall is conveniently located on U.S. 1 and S.W. 205th Street, off the Florida Turnpike, Exits 11 or 12. For more information on Southland Mall or to learn about partnership opportunities for upcoming “Festive Fridays,” email inquiries to info@thinkpeacock.com.

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