18th Annual Miracle on 136th Street Parade 11/22/14

18th Annual Miracle on 136th Street Parade
Saturday, 11/22/2014 – 11/22/2014 04:00 pm – 08:00 pm
The Falls
8888 SW 136th Street,
Miami, Florida 33176
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Cost: Free

Strike up the bans! The official start of the Holiday season will get underway when the 18th annual Miracle on 136th Street Parade marches in to The Falls Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.

2014 Grand Marshal is Peyton List of Disney’s ‘Jessie’

See local marching bands, bag pipers stilt walkers, a junkanoo band, giant puppets, a Dixieland Band, local dignitaries, costumed characters, celebrities and more. Culminating with the arrival of Santa, the Miracle on 136th Street Parade promises to be one of the biggest spectacles of the Holidays. Free and open to the public, this year’s Holiday Parade benefits the South Dade YMCA Family Center.

Following the Holiday parade at 6pm, singer/songwriter Tatiana K will take the stage to perform songs from her upcoming album. The Grand Marshal will take the stage at 6:30pm in the Center Court following the Holiday parade to preform songs from her upcoming album! Guests will also enjoy entertainment near Macy’s & Bloomingdale’s, including a live snowglobe performance, belldancing and more!
Following the Parade, the lights of the season will come aglow at The Falls as hundreds of thousands of lights that showcase giant animal topiaries and elaborate water elements the shopping center’s gardens and waterfalls. Santa will also take up residence and be available for photos in Center Court at the Santa House.

Retailers will also offer great holiday shopping oppotunities, in-store promotions and specials. Many of these are included in The Falls Holiday Coupon Book! Please visit Simon Guest Services at the Falls for more information.

Want to meet Peyton List of Disney’s Jessie on Parade Day? Visit this link for all the info: Http://www.simon.com/mall/the-falls/stores/american-girl/stream/meet-greet-with-peyton-list-of-disney-jessie-2095627

Macy’s and GQ Celebrate Men’s Style with Football Legend Willis Mcgahee at Macy’s Dadeland Mall 10/25/14

Macy’s and GQ Celebrate Men’s Style with Football Legend Willis Mcgahee at Macy’s Dadeland Mall
Saturday, 10/25/2014 – 02:00 pm –
Macy’s Dadeland Mall
7303 SW 88 Street Center of Mall,
Miami, Florida 33156
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Cost: Free

Macy’s, GQ, and Military Museum & Memorial of South Florida in partnership with the Florida Department of State Division of Cultural Affairs are kicking off the season in style! The first 50 people to make a professional clothing donation to the museum will receive a complimentary gift.*

Come see NFL legend Willis McGahee and receive VIP access to an exclusive autograph session with any $50 LOCKER ROOM by LIDS, NFL merchandise purchase**. The Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders and Joy Taylor, Sports Radio co-host of The Ticket Morning Show, will be onsite joining the celebration!

Check out the latest trends from Impulse and our top-name designers, including Hugo Boss, Armani Jeans, Diesel, Tallia Orange, and more! Shop and save 30% on Men’s Designer or Impulse purchases of $100 or more, plus spend $150 in Menswear and receive a complimentary gift!

While you are here enjoy complimentary consultations with Lab Series and Art of Shaving; Papi’s Popcorn Station and the best beats by our DJ. Sports lounge with games.

Reservations are encouraged, to RSVP visit MacysandGQcelebratemenstyle.eventbrite.com

A $10 donation is suggested and all proceeds will benefit Military Museum & Memorial of South Florida

*While supplies last. The museum will be accepting donations in-store.
**One per customer while supplies last. No personal items will be autographed.

Macy’s and GQ Celebrate Men’s Style with Football Legend Willis Mcgahee at Macy’s Dadeland Mall 10/25/14

Macy’s and GQ Celebrate Men’s Style with Football Legend Willis Mcgahee at Macy’s Dadeland Mall
Saturday, 10/25/2014 – 02:00 pm –
Macy’s Dadeland Mall
7303 SW 88 Street Center of Mall,
Miami, Florida 33156
Webpage Link
Cost: Free

Macy’s, GQ, and Military Museum & Memorial of South Florida in partnership with the Florida Department of State Division of Cultural Affairs are kicking off the season in style! The first 50 people to make a professional clothing donation to the museum will receive a complimentary gift.*

Come see NFL legend Willis McGahee and receive VIP access to an exclusive autograph session with any $50 LOCKER ROOM by LIDS, NFL merchandise purchase**. The Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders and Joy Taylor, Sports Radio co-host of The Ticket Morning Show, will be onsite joining the celebration!

Check out the latest trends from Impulse and our top-name designers, including Hugo Boss, Armani Jeans, Diesel, Tallia Orange, and more! Shop and save 30% on Men’s Designer or Impulse purchases of $100 or more, plus spend $150 in Menswear and receive a complimentary gift!

While you are here enjoy complimentary consultations with Lab Series and Art of Shaving; Papi’s Popcorn Station and the best beats by our DJ. Sports lounge with games.

Reservations are encouraged, to RSVP visit MacysandGQcelebratemenstyle.eventbrite.com

A $10 donation is suggested and all proceeds will benefit Military Museum & Memorial of South Florida

*While supplies last. The museum will be accepting donations in-store.
**One per customer while supplies last. No personal items will be autographed.

Safari Sneak Peek at Zoo Miami 10/16/14

Safari Sneak Peek at Zoo Miami
Thursday, 10/16/2014 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Metro-Zoo-04-152Zoo Miami
12400 SW 152 Street,
Miami, Florida 33177
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Cost: Free

Attention all event planners and human resources managers! Whether your client or company is planning a corporate or family picnic, wedding, reception, reunion, or any other special event, please join Zoo Miami’s professional staff October 16, 2014 or February 4, 2015, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., as they take you on a free tour of the zoo’s most popular and exotic event locations. Celebrate at Zoo Miami the occasion that won’t be forgotten. For complete details and to make your reservation, please visit http://www.zoomiami.org/picnic-promo.

Wild Night 4 All Evening Tour at Zoo Miami 10/18/14

Wild Night 4 All Evening Tour at Zoo Miami
Saturday, 10/18/2014 – 06:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Web_WildNightWithElephant_LilyForniZoo Miami
12400 SW 152 Street,
Miami, Florida 33177
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Cost: Members – $30; non-members – $35

Join us for a “walk on the wild side” as you explore the Zoo at night on a behind-the-scenes tour! Guided by a knowledgeable zookeeper, you will visit selected animal exhibits and experience the sounds, scents, and fascinating behaviors of the Zoo’s great beasts. Program varies according to animal availability.

Includes pizza dinner and a souvenir.

For more information, contact our Education Department at 305-255-5551. Pre-registration is required. Click here to download registration form. The deadline is Monday, October 13, 2014, by 3:30 p.m. Registration will close earlier if the program is full. A $5 late fee will be applied to registrations received after the deadline.

Identity Theft Seminar 10/29/14

Identity Theft Seminar
Wednesday, 10/29/2014 – 06:00 pm – 07:00 pm
Total Wine & More – The Palms at Town & Country Mall
11960 Mills Drive,
Miami, Florida 33183
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Cost: Free

Identity theft is one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States. Florida ranks #1 for both identity theft and fraud complaints. Power Financial Credit Union has partnered with the Pembroke Pines Police Department Economic Crimes Unit to educate the community on this growing problem in South Florida. This free informative event is designed to help attendees understand:

• What is identity theft?
• Why do thieves target you?
• How do thieves get your information?
• How do they perpetrate the fraud?
• How can you avoid identity theft?
• How do you stop an identity thief?

Members and non-members are welcome! Please RSVP to [email protected]

Frost Art Museum Family Day 10/11/14

Frost Art Museum Family Day
Saturday, 10/11/2014 – 12:00 pm – 04:00 pm
Family-Day_10.10.14The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum
10975 S.W. 17th Street,
Miami, Florida 33199
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Cost: Free

Discover your imagination! Create imaginary landscapes, cities, and creatures! Artists use their imagination to create art that tells many stories. Begin your adventure with the artist Leonel Matheu, take a tour of his exhibit and then work with him and your family at our imagination stations.

Create your own imaginary places, people or things. Enjoy music, delicious food provided by Whole Foods Market, face-painting and games in our super cool Kenan-Flagler childrens gallery.

Free and open to the public!