Art and Culture Center of Hollywood 17th Annual Cuisine for Art 5/29/14

17th Annual Cuisine for Art
cuisineforartThursday, May 29, 2014, 6 – 10 pm
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Grand Ballroom
One Seminole Way
Hollywood, Florida
Tickets $125
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The Center’s Cuisine for Art fundraiser features elected government officials and community leaders serving as Celebrity Waiters for an exciting and entertaining evening.

The evening begins at 6 pm with a cocktail reception, in which wine, vodka, and beer are served while ticket buyers bid on fabulous silent auction items such as incredible vacation packages, beautiful gift baskets, and more.
Dinner begins at 7 pm for more than 300 people with the “March of Celebrity Waiters,” followed by a three-course meal, musical entertainment, a live auction, and the presentation of this year’s honoree, WLRN radio host Ed Bell.

The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is the presenting sponsor for Cuisine for Art. This year’s Cuisine for Art features special musical performances by 13-year-old singing sensation Julia Dale – the Miami Heat’s “good luck charm” – and classically trained electric violinist Randi Fishenfeld. Fantastic experiences, such as being “Sheriff for the Day,” a ride on the Goodyear Blimp, and a VIP California Wine Tour, will be auctioned in the exciting live auction.
Seminole Paradise and the Galleria Mall Fort Lauderdale will award gift certificates and other prizes to guests at the two tables who raise the most gratuities in honor of their Celebrity Waiter. An after-party for ticket buyers occurs at a Seminole Paradise hot spot for those who want to keep the party going following this fun-filled fundraiser.

This Year’s Honoree: Ed Bell
Now in his 43rd year as a radio producer and host on the South Florida airwaves, WLRN’s Ed Bell has devoted his broadcasting career to exposing and elevating the arts for South Florida radio listeners. Getting his start on WVUM while attending the University of Miami in the early seventies, he regularly presented the recordings of local musicians on WBUS andWTMI, as well. He joined WLRN in 1977. For his dedication to America’s music Bell was honored as Best Local Jazz Advocate by New Times in their June 1995 Best of South Florida issue. Other production credits include co-founding and co-producing The Hollywood Jazz Festival (1983 – 1986) and co-founding The Sunshine Jazz Organization, a Jazz support not-for-profit. He was honored with a Visionary Award from The Miami Beach Arts Trust (2009) and an Arts Hero Award from The Arts and Business Council (2010). His work on his radio show South Florida Arts Beat was honored in 2009 with a Society of Professional Journalists Award. His mission continues every Friday at 1:00pm on WLRN’s South Florida Arts Beat.

Celebrity Waiters
State Senator Eleanor Sobel
State Rep. Joe Gibbons
State Rep. Shevrin “Shev” Jones
State Rep. Elaine Schwartz
Broward County Commissioner Sue Gunzburger
City of Hollywood Mayor Peter Bober
Hollywood Vice Mayor Patty Asseff
Hollywood Commissioner Kevin Biederman
Hollywood Commissioner Dick Blattner
Hollywood Commissioner Traci Callari
Hollywood Commissioner Peter Hernandez
Hollywood Commissioner Linda Sherwood
John Benz, Senior Vice President & Chief Strategic Officer, Memorial Healthcare System
Michael Goodman, Partner, Bitner Goodman
Victor Green, President, Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
Alan Koslow, Partner, Becker & Poliakoff
Kristi Krueger, WPLG Anchor and Medical Specialist
Armando Leighton, CEO, CRS Jet Spares
Mike Long, General Manager, Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach
Melissa Milroy, Senior Marketing Manager, The Galleria Mall
Kimberley Russell, Administrator, America’s Quality Care Services
Lisa Scott Founds, President/CEO, Winterfest

Colors of the Caribbean Kids Zone 6/14/14

Colors of the Caribbean Kids Zone
Saturday, 06/14/2014 – 06/14/2014 04:00 pm – 08:30 pm
Press-PhotoArtsPark at Young Circle
1 Young Circle Hollywood Blvd. and US 1,
Hollywood, Florida 33020
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Cost: Free

The Children’s Services Council Of Broward And The YMCA Of Broward County To Create Colorful and Fun Landscape For The Kids Zone At The 3rd annual Colors Of The Caribbean

Hollywood, Florida-The 3rd annual Colors of the Caribbean is proud to announce that their YMCA Kids Active Zone will be powered once again by the Children’s Services Council of Broward County (CSC) on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at ArtsPark at Young Circle in Hollywood, Florida. The kids zone will offer an array of activities dedicated to enriching the children’s experience at the festival for children ages 2-15 from 4pm-8:30pm. Activities include:
·         Outdoor Wilderness & Fishing: Simulated fishing and archery
·         Arts and Crafts: Eco-friendly art projects.
·         Tony tots Sports: Y sports for children age 3 -5
·         Diva Camp dress up and play station
·         Gymnastics Camp Demos
·         YFit sports and games
·         Pre-School camp experiences
·         Aquatics play area
·         Animals of the Caribbean educational Experience
·         Fun Flicks photo station
Kids Zumba 4:00-6:00
Steel Drum Performance 6:30-8:30

Colors of the Caribbean is a staple event within the community that is held annually in June to celebrate National Caribbean Heritage month. The event showcases delectable dishes, infectious music of the Caribbean and a colorful heritage of the Caribbean.

Visit www.colorsofthecaribbean.com or follow on Twitter, Instagram @colorsofcarib and on Facebook @colorsofthecaribbean for more information. Hash tags #Colors2014 and #ColorskidsFun

“The CSC is happy to partner with the YMCA of Broward County and the Caribbean Heritage Foundation to provide the KidZone at the annual Colors of the Caribbean – one of the fastest growing Caribbean cultural events in Broward County”,states Sandra Bernard-Bastien, Chief Communications Officer. Family friendly, top notch Caribbean entertainers, all at no cost to families in our part of the world. It allows us to spread the message of the work and worth of the CSC to a new audience.”
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The Children’s Services Council of Broward County (CSC) provides the leadership, advocacy and resources necessary to enhance children’s lives and empower them to become responsible productive adults through collaborative planning and funding of a continuum of quality care. For more information on the CSC visit www.cscbroward.org

“The YMCA of Broward County is committed to providing kids and families with fun, healthy activities that keep their minds and bodies active,” states Sheryl A. Woods, CEO & President, YMC of Broward County. Partnering with Children’s Services Council of Broward County and the Caribbean American Heritage Foundation to host the Kids Zone is a great opportunity for us to expand our reach to those in the Caribbean American community. We’re proud to be able to do this again for the second year.”
 
“We are happy to have this partnership with both CSC and YMCABC that will provide an engaging experience for our young attendees”, states Executive Director, Asa Sealy. “We are certain that the children will have just as much fun as the adults”.

Sponsors include: Hollywood CRA, City of Hollywood, The Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB, Aifos Agency, Island 360, 88th Films, Hot 105FM, Verizon Wireless and Caribbean Airlines.

Colors of the Caribbean Event Details
Hollywood ArtsPark Experience: Colors of the Caribbean
Presented by the Caribbean American Heritage Florida Inc., The Rhythm Foundation, City of Hollywood, Hollywood CRA, Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau
Caribbean- Inspired, Art, Music, Travel, Culture, Entertainment, Food and Drinks
Saturday, June 14th, 2014 from 4pm-11pm
Admission-Free
Produced by Aifos Agency

For Interviews and Media Credentials- Harris Public Relations– 786.897.8854 or yvette@harrispublicrelations.com
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Cinco De Mayo at Taco Beach Shack 5/5/14

Cinco De Mayo at Taco Beach Shack
Sunday, 05/04/2014 – 05/06/2014 12:00 pm – 02:00 am
tbs_cincodemayo_enflyer-1Taco Beach Shack
334 Arizona Street,
Hollywood, Florida 33019
Webpage Link
Cost: Free

The Annual Cinco De Mayo Celebration at Taco Beach Shack in Hollywood will be celebrated this year with a 2-Day Celebration, May 4th-5th from Noon-2AM!!

-$5 for 3 Mini Tacos (Beef or Chicken)

-$3 Modelo Drafts & $15 Domestic Beer Buckets

-Corona Girls in the Shack giving away freebies!

-Taco Eating Contest: Winner receives a 1 Night stay at Catalina Hotel & Beach Club

-Live Music & Entertainment: Mariachi Band, Free Pony Rides, Face Painting & Appearance by Jack the Donkey!

Johnson Street International Music, Food & Art Festival Aka Party On The “J” 3/16/14

Johnson Street International Music, Food & Art Festival Aka Party On The “J”
Sunday, 02/16/2014 – 12:00 pm – 06:00 pm
party-on-the-j-dj-oskiJohnson Street Hollywood Florida • from 56th to 59th Avenue
Johnson Street Hollywood Florida • from 56th to 59th Avenue,
Hollywood, Florida 33020
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Cost: free

Johnson Street International Music, Food & Art Festival known as the “Party On The J” is going down Sunday March 16th, 2014 on Johnson Street in Hollywood Florida between 56th and 59th Avenue. The FREE Festival starts at noon and keeps rocking till 6pm with bounce houses, kids fun zones, raffles, demonstrations and non stop entertainment for the whole family showcasing International Music, Food and Art with live performances by the Latin jazz sounds of Electric Piquete, the surf rock funk band Behind The Houses, Latin reggae fusion by Cafe, American folk and rock with Ric Zweig & Fresh Air, the amazing violin virtuosos Sons Of Mystro, the Florida Keys classic rock band Misery Loves Company and is hosted by DJ Oski.

DLG Single release part @ Legends Cafe 1/10/14

DLG Single release part @ Legends Cafe
Friday, 01/10/2014 – 09:00 pm –
DLG-RevisedLegends Cafe
2029 Harrison St,
Hollywood, Florida 33020
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Cost: $20

DJ Jorge Charun and The Miami Salsa Scene present:

DLG LIVE IN CONCERT AT LEGENDS CAFE FRIDAY JANUARY THE 10TH, 2014

THE DLG SINGLE RELEASE PARTY

They will be performing their classics hits “JULIANA” “LA QUIERO A MORIR” “VOLVERE” “QUIMBARA” and their new single “FUISTE TU”

It is going to be an unforgettable night.

FOR VIP AND TABLE RSVP, CALL OR TEXT 703-568-8171

One of Broward’s favorite destination spots, which has hosted concerts for some of the heavy hitters of the salsa world such. El Canario, Andy Montanez, Hector Tricoche, Grupo Niche and more.

If you are looking for a Friday night spot where you can come hang out, meet and dance with some of the best dancers in South Florida week after week. Legends Cafe also known as “La Casa De los Salseros” welcomes you on Fridays. Expect so see guest Djs, and some of the best local and out of town bands performing live any given week along with one of South Florida’s favorite Djs! Dj Jorge Charun.

Music by one of MiAMI’s Top Salsa DJS!!!.DJ JORGE CHARUN spinning the new, the classic and the hottest of the hottest all night long, Salsa. Merengue, Bachata and more!

COVER $20

DRINK SPECIALS:

$20 Buckets of Domestic (Bud, Bud Light) $25 Buckets of Import beer (Corona, Heineken, etc)
$5 Rum a Cokes $ Margaritas

If you want to celebrate your bday 703-568-8171 to make reservations.

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Trim A Christmas Tree Decorating Challenge 12/5/13

Trim A Christmas Tree Decorating Challenge
Thursday, 12/05/2013 – 06:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Seminole-Hard-Rock-Hotel-and-Casino-HollywoodSeminole Paradise
5804 Seminole Way,
Hollywood, Florida 33314
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Cost: Free

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will host its annual “Trim-a-Christmas Tree Decorating Challenge” and food drive in support of 21 local charities. The special event, part of Hard Rock International’s 6th Annual IMAGINE THERE’S NO HUNGER campaign, will award one charity a $5,000 cash donation to help fight hunger in our community.

Twenty-one 12-foot-trees, each representing a South Florida charity, will be trimmed to tell the “story” of its community need and origins. Adding sparkle and shine to this year’s trees will be the introduction of the new Seminole Hard Rock Girls who will be available to meet and greet fans.

All guests who vote in the tree trimming competition will be registered to win a $500 shopping spree in Seminole Paradise. Guests will receive one additional entry into the prize drawing for each five non-perishable food items donated.

Post-voting, guests will enjoy fresh blown snow and may purchase cookies and eggnog for $1. Casino employees will also take part in a fashion show emceed by Rock With U Entertainment.

2013 Holiday Sexy Photo Shoot 12/7/13

2013 Holiday Sexy Photo Shoot
Saturday, 12/07/2013 – 12:00 pm – 04:00 pm
polestars-winter-edition-photoshootPolestars
2039 Harrison Street,
Hollywood, Florida 33020
Webpage Link
Cost: 99

Tired of the same old holiday photos? Spice up your holiday with our holiday photo shoot.

$99 for photo shoot and includes 10 edited photos
$35 for makeup artist
$129 for photos and makeup

The photo shoot will include fun accessories, props, naughty costumes, the “North Pole” and Santa. You won’t be disappointed.

Each photo shoot will last 1 hour, space is limited so book now.

If you have questions you can call the studio at 888-765-3782

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