Florida Supercon Celebrates A Decade of Comics and Pop Culture in South Florida 6/25/15 – 6/28/15

Florida Supercon Celebrates A Decade of Comics and Pop Culture in South Florida
Thursday, June 25: 12:00pm – 1:00am (Exhibition Room: 12:00pm – 8:00pm)
Friday, June 26: 10:00am – 1:00am (Exhibition Room: 10:00am – 8:00pm)
Saturday, June 27: 10:00am – 1:00am (Exhibition Room: 10:00am – 8:00pm)
Sunday, June 28: 10:00am – 12:00am (Exhibition Room: 10:00am – 6:30pm) 
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Miami Beach Convention Center
1901 Convention Center Dr.
Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Now in its tenth year, Florida Supercon, South Florida’s largest comic convention and pop culture event, returns to Miami Beach from June 25-28, 2015 to fill fans’ love for comic books, anime, animation, video game, fantasy, Sci-Fi and pop culture genres. This 4-day event has something for everyone, from celebrity guests, comic book creators, voice actors, industry guests, panels, Q&A’s, films & shorts, costume and cosplay contests, vendors, parties, workshops, video gaming, children’s events and more.

Celebrities, Voice Actors & Comic Guests
Florida Supercon will host many opportunities for fans to see their favorite celebrities, voice actors and comic book industry guests, with a full agenda of panels, Q&A’s, photo opportunities, and more.

Attendees can meet their favorite actors from comic and pop culture movies and TV shows such as:
Joey Lauren Adams, Jason Mewes, Brian O’Halloran and Marilyn Ghigliotti, the stars of Clerks, Chasing Amy, Mallrats, Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back, Clerks 2, Clerks: The Animated Series, and Dogma;
Billie Piper, Eric Roberts and Simon Fisher-Becker from Doctor Who;
Brett Dalton, Maximilian Hernandez and Eddie McClintock from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.;
Peter Mayhew and Billy Dee Williams from the Star Wars movies;
Daniel Thomas May, Lew Temple and Vincent Ward from The Walking Dead;
Many Bennett from Arrow, Emilie de Ravin from Once Upon A Time, Shawn Ashmore from X-Men, and more
WWE & WWF wrestlers and personalities such as Jerry The King Lawler, Tito Santana, Mickie James, Ron Simmons, and more

Children’s characters and cartoon voice actors will include celebrities from Frozen, Adventure Time, Sailor Moon, Tiny Toons Adventures, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Spongebob Squarepants, Super Mario Bros., Power Rangers, Dragon Ball Z, Ouran High School, and Attack on Titan, among others.

Florida Supercon will also feature legendary comic book artists, writers, publishers and industry professionals from Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Valiant Comics and others, such as Jim Shooter, Bill Jemas, Neal Adams, Allen Bellman, John Ramita, Jr., Ivan Reis, Frank Quitely, Jeff Dekal, and more.

Cosplay and Costume Events and Competitions
Florida Supercon has the largest cosplay and costuming events of any convention in the state of Florida, with non-stop panels, workshops, contests and photo shoots for 4 days straight.

FSC Kids Costume Competition takes place Friday, June 26 at 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, June 28 at 1:00 p.m. Open to all ages 13 and under, this contest will be “runway” style. There will be no pre-judging. Contestants can enter in store-bought or homemade costumes. Awards will be given for the following categories: Best in Show, Best Individual (under 9 years old), Best Individual (9 – 13 years old), Best Comic Book Character, Best Video Game Character, Best Cartoon Character, and Best Group.

FSC Costume Competition held Saturday, June 27 at 8:30 p.m. is the most competitive costuming event in Florida with over $5,000 in cash and prizes available, including a $1,500 cash grand prize and lifetime pass to all Supercon events ($500 value) for ‘Best in Show’. The contest is open to all skill levels to ensure both novice and experienced costumers have a chance to shine. The divisions include: Master, Journeyman, Novice and Junior/Youth.

FSC Masquerade Costume and Performance Competition will be held Sunday, June 28 at 5:00 p.m. With over $2,000 in cash and prizes, contestants can enter as individuals or as a group and will be judged based on costume craftsmanship and stage performance. More than just a cosplay contest, this is a talent competition with performances by individuals and groups portraying their favorite characters. The divisions include: Master, Journeyman, Novice and Junior/Youth.

Gaming and Tournaments
Supercon Gaming will bring the best selection of games found in South Florida. With current and last-gen systems for tournament and free play including: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Wii U, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 and a large selection of classic/vintage consoles including: NES, Sega Genesis, Super Nintendo, N64, Dreamcast, Gamecube and more. An Oculus Rift virtual reality headset will also be on hand for a 3D gaming experience.

Tournaments will be held throughout all three days of the show as well as free-play on many of the favorite AAA games for all ages including Borderlands 2, Mario Kart 8, Super Mario 3D World, Rock Band, Guitar Hero, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, Halo, Battlefield 4, Call of Duty, Super Street Fighter IV, Dance Central Spotlight, Forza, PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale, and The Last of Us, and more. There will also be a selection of some of the favorite indies, such as Skullgirls, Sportsfriends, Super Meat Boy, Dungeon Defenders, Amnesia, and Guacamelee.

Super Geek Film Festival
The convention will host Super Geek Film Festival from June 25-28, 2015, and is dedicated to presenting geek interest films of all types, ranging from documentary, narrative, animation, experimental and fan films. Fans will be able to enjoy films from a variety of genres from geek culture, comics, gaming, animation, anime, manga, science fiction, fantasy, RPG, robotics, technology, and more. Films will be presented from all kinds of filmmakers, including professional, amateur and students from high school and college. On Twitter, the conversation continues with the hashtags #SGFF and #SuperGeekFilmFest.

The Abstract Music All Stars All Original Band 5/30/15

The Abstract Music All Stars “All Original Band”
Saturday, 05/30/2015 – 11:00 pm – 02:00 am
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1342 Washington Ave,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
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Cost: $10

Tcartsba Cisum presents The Abstract Music All Stars “All Original Band” It’s all about the music at Jazid.
Saturday May 30th, 2015 • 10pm-2am • 21&up • $10

RSVP at:
https://www.facebook.com/events/975693055797429/

Visit abstractsmusics.com and checkout all the new music.

Visit www.jazid.net for all upcoming specials and events

Thank you. Support live music.

Booking: [email protected]
Hotline: 305.303.3976

Beauty-Chella 5/28/15

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Thursday, 05/28/2015 – 05:00 pm – 05:00 pm
THEBeauty-ChellainviteBrownes Merchants & Trading Co. South Beach
1688 Jefferson Ave.,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
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Cost: Free

Coachella may have come and gone, but Brownes Merchants & Trading Co. is recreating the trendsetter’s paradise with a Miami twist on Thursday, May 28th from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m at its South Beach location.

Beauty buffs looking to achieve a trendy, festival-ready style (frolicking in the desert not required) will enjoy complimentary makeup and nail polish touchups with the latest haute hues from Nars, before topping off their look at the Brownes’ bohemian braid bar. Those looking to indulge in the ultimate festival fashion trend can stop by the Lulu DK metallic jewelry tattoo station for a gratis application of their favorite design. Children are welcome to attend.

To keep energy high and good vibes flowing, Brownes’ team of knowledgeable hair, skin and nail experts will be on-hand to provide complimentary brow, paraffin, massage and facial mini-treatments and sample swag bags, while guests sip on summer-fresh rose. Those looking to satisfy their sweet tooth can take matters into their own hands at the DIY cotton candy corner.

Since no festival would be complete without a quintessential display of boho baubles, Brownes’ has teamed up with local designers to host a pop-up jewelry bazaar to cater to shopper’s every need. In addition, Brownes will offer 10 percent off all retail purchases from their expertly-curated product assortment of beauty brands including Briogeo, Molton Brown, Nars, Skinceuticals, Diptyque, Caudalie, Red Flower, Escentric Molecules, Bumble & Bumble, Bliss and more.

MORE ABOUT BROWNES MERCHANTS & TRADING CO.
Iconic Miami Beach beauty destination, Brownes Merchants & Trading Co., has been a Miami Beach institution since London-trained colorist Nikki Mallon and her partner Gary Feinberg set up shop in 1991 on Lincoln Road, and remains a key retailer there to this day at the Jefferson Avenue location and recently added N.E. 39th Street Design District outpost. The mecca for aficionados of high-end cosmetics and top-of-the-line beauty and spa services continually garners attention from leading fashion and beauty magazines. For more information, check out Brownes online! RSVP Required. RSVP to [email protected]

Pubbelly Will Host Soccer Fans for Juventus vs. Barcelona Game with Special Tapas Menu 6/6/15

Pubbelly Will Host Soccer Fans on June 6th for Juventus vs. Barcelona Game with Special Tapas Menu
Saturday, 06/06/2015 – 06/06/2015 01:00 pm –
Pubbelly00621Pubbelly Miami Beach
1418 20th Street Miami Beach, FL 33139,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
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Cost: $30 min. (for food and beverages)

Pubbelly has put together a menu just for the soccer fans. On Saturday, June 6th, Pubbelly will host an afternoon filled with savory Spanish tapas and lots of cheering for the Champions League Finals game. The Juventus vs. Barcelona tapas menu will include delicious, one day options by the Pubbelly Boys – highlights include: Parillada Suarez made with chorizo, skirt steak, morcilla, spicy chimichurri and Dumpling Juventino made with shortrib, yellow corn, grana padano, and truffle oil. The menu will complement the restaurant’s selection of craft beers and boutique wines from across the globe.

The menu is available starting at 1pm until the end of the match and reservations will be accepted at a minimum $30/person (to be spent on food and beverage).

South Beach Seafood Festival 10/24/15

South Beach Seafood Festival
Saturday, 10/24/2015 – 11:00 am – 09:00 pm
SBSF1Lummus Park
Ocean Drive between 7th and 9th,
Ocean Drive, Florida Miami Beach
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Cost: $25

Presented by Hess Select and hosted by Coca-Cola, the South Beach Seafood Festival (SBSF) celebrates the best and boldest seafood experiences Miami has to offer, featuring some of the city’s most adored and recognized chefs and restaurants.

Côte de Rosé 5/17/15

Côte de Rosé
Sunday, 05/17/2015 – 06/21/2015 02:00 pm –
Cote-de-Rose-Thompson-Miami-BeachThompson Miami Beach Hotel
4041 Collins Ave,
Miami Beach, Florida 33140
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Cost: Free

Thompson Miami Beach is happy to announce its summertime Sunday soiree, that will take place every sunday until June 21. 2015 from 2 pm to sunset for the debut of Côte de Rosé. The hotel will transform its pool area into a Rosé garden oasis to create a chill garden and poolside party where hotel guests and invited VIPs will sip fine rose and mingle into the sunset listening to deep house / indie style format sounds from DJ ES. P and Niko Javan. This laidback party will soon be The Sunday hangout for all Miami’s trendsetters and young influencers.

For eight consecutive weeks, a wide array of rosé wines including Chateau la Gordonne La Chapelle, Chateau La Gordonne Depuis, Domaine Royal Jarris and La Gordonne Billette will be available to partygoers. The Rosé menu has three different pricing tiers, which allows everyone to enjoy Rosé without committing to an entire bottle. Guests have the option of a Rosé specialty cocktail (two featured cocktails per week), a Rosé specialty sangria pitcher or a bottle of Rosé.

For those who wish to request a VIP cabana or private bungalow, please contact [email protected]

Magnum Mondays 5/18/15

Magnum Mondays
Sunday, 05/18/2015 – 05/22/2034 09:00 pm – 02:00 am
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2311 Collins Ave,
Miami Beach, Florida 33141
RSVP Link
Cost: Free

EVERY MONDAY FROM 9:00PM

Miami’s favorite Monday night dinner party is back and bigger than ever!

Join us for live DJs, entertainment and Veuve Clicquot champagne specials.

$175 Magnums of Verve Clicquot Yellow Label

DJ Obscene & Danny Stern | Dancers, Dancers, Dancers

Table reservations are required, please call 305.604.6988

#MagnumMonday