33rd Annual Winn-Dixie Carnaval Miami 5K Race 3/1/15

33rd Annual Winn-Dixie Carnaval Miami 5K Race
Sunday, 03/01/2015 – 06:00 am – 10:00 pm
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SW 27th Ave. (Beacon Blvd.) & SW 8th St. (Calle Ocho),
Miami, Florida 33130
Cost: $35 – Adult Early Registration (through February 20); $45 – Adult Registration (Race Day); $10 – High School Challenge 5K (Grades K-12); Free – Kiddie Dash (Varying age groups)

Registration is now open for the Kiwanis of Little Havana’s 33rd Annual Winn-Dixie Carnaval Miami 5K Race, which will once again bring runners and walkers to Little Havana on the world famous Calle Ocho (SW 8th St.). The yearly event will help the Kiwanis of Little Havana further its mission to make a difference in the lives of thousands of South Florida families by affording a portion of the proceeds from the fun and competitive race to benefit La Liga Contra el Cancer and Children’s Cancer Caring Center.

As an added bonus, the first 1,000 participants to register for the fundraising event will receive a Dri-fit race t-shirt. Awards will be provided to the top male and female competitors, as well as the top three finishers in various age groups and the winning team of the 5K High School Challenge. Racers 10 years of age and younger are invited to participate in the Carnaval Miami Kiddie Dash free of charge. Following the race, participants will be treated to post-race refreshments, complimentary arroz con pollo, live entertainment and more.

38th Annual Calle Ocho Festival 3/15/15

38th Annual Calle Ocho Festival
Sunday, 03/15/2015 – 10:00 am – 07:00 pm
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SW 8th St. (Calle Ocho) between 27th Ave. & SW 8th Ave.,
Miami, Florida 33134
Webpage Link
Cost: Free

The Kiwanis Club of Little Havana invites visitors from around the globe to the largest Hispanic street festival in the Southeastern United States during the 38th Annual Calle Ocho Festival. More than one million event-goers join the internationally renowned block party to celebrate Hispanic cultures from around the world on Miami’s legendary Calle Ocho (8th street.) The 19-block strip in Little Havana will vibrate with the hip-shaking rhythms of Latin music from salsa to hip-hop, including street performers and eight dedicated stages. Throughout the afternoon, event-goers can join street dancers as they bring the music to life; enjoy hundreds of international food kiosks simmering with authentic local and Latin flavors, sample products from many national brands and more.

Miami Marlins to Host Job Fair 1/27/15

Miami Marlins to Host Job Fair
Tuesday, 01/27/2015 – 10:00 am – 07:00 pm
Marlins Park
501 Marlins Way,
Miami, Florida 33125
Webpage Link

The Miami Marlins will host an open job fair from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 27 at Marlins Park. The job fair is open to individuals searching for an event staff position for the baseball season and all special events at Marlins Park. The Marlins’ objective is to continue to create an environment where a team of business professionals can perform to their full potential, generating economic growth, and contributing to the well-being of a diverse community.
The Marlins, together with their partners Contemporary Services Corporation, Levy Restaurants and Pritchard Sports, will have various employment opportunities available. The Marlins will have opportunities in Guest Services, Ticket Operations, Retail Operations, Premium Services, Marlins Foundation; the partners will have positions available in the areas of Concessions, Janitorial and Event Services.
Attire to attend the job fair will be business professional and candidates are encouraged to bring several copies of their resumes. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age to be eligible for employment. There will be complimentary parking inside the Home Plate Garage (corner of NW 7 ST and 16 AVE).

33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami 2015 Pageant 2/7/15

33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami 2015 Pageant
Saturday, 02/07/2015 – 07:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Kiwanis-Pageant-PhotoManuel Artime Theater
900 1st St.,
Miami, Florida 33130
Webpage Link
Cost: $20

The Kiwanis of Little Havana is set to host the 33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami 2015 pageant to determine the next female ambassador of Carnaval Miami, with support from Diet Coke, AT&T and BB&T. As the kick-off to the Carnaval Miami 2015 season, young women between the ages 16-25 will showcase their talent, beauty, poise and elegance with the opportunity to receive $2,500 in college scholarship funds, an automatic entry to the Miss Florida USA pageant and other prizes.

The 33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami pageant is a platform for single, bi-lingual contestants to reach their goals through their personal commitment to become leaders in their community. Along with participating in one of the community’s legendary pageants, young ladies will have the chance to gain invaluable life experience through community service, cultural events and networking opportunities.

For additional information or to purchase a ticket for the 33rd Annual Miss Carnaval Miami pageant, please call (305) 644-8888.

Teen Splash Miami 2/28/15

Teen Splash Miami
Saturday, 02/28/2015 – 07:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Teen-PartyClevelander (Marlins Park Stadium)
501 Marlins Way,
Miami, Florida 33125
Buy Tickets Link
Cost: $30

Welcome to: -Teen Benefit Parties-


What you get at a our “R.A.V.E.” ( Respect. And. Value. Education.) Benefit Parties.

Free Food, Games, Glow Stuff, Face/Body Painting! Win Prizes, T-Shirts, wrist bands, Top So.FL DJ’s, The Hottest TEEN PARTY in Miami, Talent Shows and more!

WIN CASH Awards & Certificates for: Best Philanthropic Concept, Team Leader Awards, Best Branding/Marketing Awards.


Our Benefit Concerts have one thing in mind – To Help people in Need. Be part of something bigger then yourselves.

We will be giving away money and gifts every hour to children in need at the Concert. See where your money is going and who it is helping. No guessing! Just honest Giving.

Be part of it, BE the Difference!

‘Where Music and Philanthropy Become One’

2015 Marlins Energy Team Auditions 1/24/15

2015 Marlins Energy Team Auditions
Saturday, 01/24/2015 – 10:00 am –
Marlins Park
501 Marlins Way,
Miami, Florida 33125
Webpage Link
Cost: Free

The Miami Marlins will host preliminary auditions for the 2015 Marlins Energy Team at 10 a.m. on Saturday, January 24 at Marlins Park. The open auditions will be broken down into three sessions: female and male dancers, co-ed cheerleaders and gymnasts, and breakdancers. All performers must be at least 18 years of age and provide a resume with a headshot.

The Miami Marlins Energy Team is a high-energy squad with a unique mix of gymnastics, hip-hop, acrobatics, modern jazz funk and breakdancing. The Energy Team provides excitement and entertainment during Miami Marlins home games and appearances throughout the community. All rehearsals, games and community appearances are paid events.

Viernes Culturales 12/26/14

Viernes Culturales
Sunday, 12/26/2014 – 12/26/2014 07:00 pm – 11:00 pm
801 SW 15th Ave,
Little Havana, Florida 33135
Webpage Link
Cost: free

Friday, Dec. 26, 2014 – 7 to 11 pm

Miami’s best arts and music festival on the last Friday of every month, from 7 to 11 pm on Domino Park, SW 8th Street & SW 15th Ave.

Come join us along SW 13th & SW 18th Ave for a fun filled evening!

Join us in celebrating another Viernes Culturales. Little Havana’s popular art and culture festival is a great event for the whole family. Enjoy music and discover works by local artists and artisans in and around our iconic Domino Plaza on SW 8th Street and SW 15th Avenue, and behold contemporary and historic artworks at our many fine art galleries along Calle Ocho. Finish off your fabulous Friday night by savoring a delicious dinner at one of our various restaurants, boasting cuisine from all over the world. Come dance, eat, shop and enjoy a delightful evening in Little Havana!

Allison Cento – 7:00
Ana Kohler Band – 7:30
Los Herederos – 9:00