Art Wynwood 2/13/20, 2/14/20, 2/15/20, 2/16/20, 2/17/20

Art Wynwood
Thursday, 02/13/2020 – 02/17/2020 11:00 am – 07:00 pm
One Herald Plaza
One Herald Plaza (Biscayne Bay & 14th Street),
Miami, Florida 33132
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Cost: Adult (1 admission to any one public fair day) 35.00 (including ticket price and tax) Mutli-Day Pass – 1 admission every public fair day – $60 (including ticket price and tax) Student (Ages 12-18) – 1 admission to any one public fair day – $20 (including ticket price and tax) Group (10 or more) 1 admission price to any one public fair day – $20 (including ticket price and sales tax)

Art Wynwood takes place at the Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami site on Biscayne Bay: One of the most prestigious and well known waterfront locations in the City of Miami

Since its inception in 2012, Art Wynwood has become the premier winter destination contemporary and modern art fair in South Florida, and offers the most diverse, affluent and culturally savvy international audience in the United States. Produced by Art Miami, the Art Wynwood fair will debut its ninth edition during Presidents Day Weekend, February 13-17, 2020, at the former Miami Herald site, which also is the new home of Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami, and welcomed 85,000 visitors during Miami Art Week 2018. Art Wynwood will open on Thursday, February 13, with an invitation only VIP Private Preview.

Art Wynwood will continue to showcase a dynamic array of works, featuring emerging talent from the contemporary market, mid-career artists, blue chip contemporary, post-war and modern masters.

The world-renowned Miami Yacht Show will debut alongside Art Wynwood at the One Herald Plaza location. The in-water display of new and pre-owned vessels will showcase the world’s most extraordinary and uniquely designed yachts and superyachts from the world’s foremost custom boat builders.

Florida Renaissance Festival returns for its 28th annual adventure Weekends 2/8/20 – 3/22/20

Florida Renaissance Festival returns for its 28th annual adventure
Weekends, 02/08/2020 – 03/22/2020 10:00 am – 07:00 pm
Quiet Waters Park
401 S Powerline Rd,
Deerfield Beach, Florida 33442
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Cost: Prices range from $28 for adults and $12 for children ages 6 to 11 years of age. Children 5 and younger are free.

All Lords and Ladies are cordially invited to step back in time during seven weekends of adventure at the annual Florida Renaissance Festival. New themed weekends, new entertainment acts and more await those who look fondly upon years (ahem, centuries) past. All are invited to the grandiose event taking place February 8th through March 23rd, 2020 at Deerfield Beach’s Quiet Waters Park.

For the fifth year in a row, the timeless Florida Renaissance Festival will offer SEVEN jam-packed themed weekends to ring in its 28th season. This year, the celebration kicks off with a return to the English Monarchy and Henry VIII is back! Prepare for a greeting by jesters, jugglers, and jousting knights upon entering the gates, and sweet melodies can be heard from every corner of the kingdom. It’s a full day of entertainment where the entire family can marvel at fan favorite acts and performances that include immersive and interactive, real audience-participation scenarios. Join in on the fun with human powered rides, artisan craft shops and enough food & drink for a royal family feast!

One of the nation’s most beloved events, with over 100,000 annual attendees and more than two million people having participated over the festival’s tenure, the Florida Renaissance Festival has devoted 28 years to capturing the essence of the Renaissance through entertainment and living history.

Florida Renaissance Festival 2020 themed weekends include:

· NEW! The Tudors-Henry VIII…He’s Back! – February 8th and 9th
In this 28th Season of the Festival we’ve decided to go back to the beginning with the undisputed King of the Renaissance, King Henry VIII. He’s back and he’s better than ever, bringing new and exciting entertainments, flavorful feasts, merry music, delightful diversions and wonderful wares of artistry and craftsmanship! King Henry and his lovely and clever wife Anne, Princess of Cleves and Queen of England, both bid you Welcome to the Renaissance!

· Viking’s – A Warrior’s Weekend – February 15th and 16th
Norwegian brothers and sisters emerge from the mist on an icy wind, battleaxes in hand, donned in leather and fur during this Chilling Weekend. Courageous warriors unite!

· Time Travelers’ – A Revolution of Invention – February 22nd and 23rd
Dedicated to adventures across the centuries – bring your brassie Victorian “gears” and join us for a “Steampunkin” good time as we travel back in time. A time of British Victorian fashion, the American Wild West, and steam-powered machinery. Don a top hat, vest, breeches, and monocle for this fantastic weekend!

· NEW – Heroes & Villains – The Eternal Struggle! – February 29th and March 1st
Will chaos reign and wickedness rule, or will good fortune and the kindness of man prevail? Are you a Hero or a Villain? No matter your choice of costume, it’s all about two sides of the same coin, and remember that without darkness there can never be light. Let the Warriors of the Light and the Armies of the Darkness meet in this epic weekend of eternal battle.

· Swashbucklers and Sirens – March 7th and 8th
Argh Mateys! All hands on deck and Avast Ye! Dead men tell no tales – the secret is out and the Swashbucklers and Sirens weekend promises to not leave anyone left at sea. Buccaneers will plunder and Sirens will serenade – gather your crew and come search for treasure while exploring unknown lands.

· Highland Fling – A Celtic Celebration! – March 14th and 15th

Celebrate the Celtic traditions of the Irish, Scots, Cornish and Welsh during this merry themed weekend that honors the People of the Isles. Sing, dance and join your tribesmen in your finest kilts while bagpipes blare throughout the Shire.

· Potter’s Witches & Wizards – A Magical Finale! – March 21st and 22nd

Muggles, witches, wizards and fantastical creatures abound at the most magical final weekend of the Festival. “Expecto Patronum!” your patronus and “Wingardium Leviosa!” your butt off the couch to come join us! Bring your wands, potions, and magical treasures to join in the fun and games.

The 2020 season also includes a variety of fan favorite acts and performances with an invigorating entertainment lineup that includes something for everyone.

The Florida Renaissance Festival 2020 Acts & Performances include:

  • NEW – Judas & Magnolia
    During our first two themed weekends, search out the daring escape artist Dr. Judas Lynch and his kooky assistant Ms. Magnolia Strange! This comedy & escape performance is not to be missed! When they are not on tour or at a festival, they can be found in and around the St. Louis area with their variety of tricks.

  • The Mis-Adventurers – Comedy Sword Fighting
    This comedy-adventure show, is filled with thrills, chills and heroic hijinks. Meet the dynamic sword fighting duo and join in on the fun as they are looking for new heroes to make it to one of their Guild Recruitment meetings! Or at least helping them settle some Dueling Disagreements! Adventure onward!

  • FAN FAVORITE – MooNIE the Magnificent
    MooNiE the Magnificent is an immersive silent comedy experience that engages the audience by using whistles and gestures to put everyone in stitches. Adding to the comedy is MooNiE’s mesmerizing balancing and juggling skills, creating an enjoyable family-friendly show that has something for everyone.

  • FAN FAVORITE – The MooNIE and BrooN Show
    When MooNiE teams up with the edgy & sarcastic BrooN, there’s no telling what you’re in store for! MooNiE and BrooN are a perfect double act that clash as well as compliment, creating the ideal recipe for painfully good comedy where no one will know what they’re going to do next, including them. Catch them during the final five weeks of the Festival!

  • RETURNING! – Wolgemut
    Prepare for an adventure – Wolgemut performs historical music on original instruments such as the medieval bagpipes, shawms and bombastic drums as well as quiet instruments like the flute, medieval fiddle and harp. Playing at international festivals around the world, Wolgemut promises to leave everyone “in a good mood” which is the translation of his name!

  • FAN FAVORITE – DeBracy Productions – Joust
    Come witness the heart-pounding medieval live-action stunt show. DeBracy Productions combines trick riding, vaulting, chariot racing, death defying stunts, full contact jousting and a gladiator style spectacle. Experience a spectacle where the winner takes all, princess, kingdom, and treasure, but is it all worth it!?

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 2020 Florida Renaissance Festival include Comcast, Pepsi Cola, Absolut, Jameson, Sapporo, Unibroue, Devil’s Bit Cider, and Funky Buddha Brewery.

Prices range from $28 for adults and $12 for children ages 6 to 11 years of age. Children 5 and younger are free. Special seasonal passes are available for $139 (adults), $69 (children) and group ticket rates are also offered.

While costumes are not necessary for admittance, thousands of people each year enhance their experience by donning garb from the Renaissance era or participating in one of the festival’s special themed weekends.

For tickets and more information visit: www.ren-fest.com; Find us on Facebook or follow @FlaRenFest on Twitter and Instagram. Download our festival mobile app by searching Florida Renaissance Festival in the Apple iTunes store or Android market. If you prefer the historical method, call 954-776-1642.

SMDCAC presents Croce Plays Croce 2/15/20

SMDCAC presents Croce Plays Croce
Saturday, 02/15/2020 – 02/15/2020 08:00 pm – 09:30 pm
South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center
10950 SW 211 STREET,
Cutler Bay, Florida 33189
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Cost: $39; $65 VIP

A.J. Croce performs Croce Plays Croce, a special night of music featuring a complete set of classics by his late father Jim Croce, some of his own tunes, and songs that influenced both him and his father. This special event features such timeless songs as “Operator,” “You Don’t Mess Around with Jim,” “Time in a Bottle,” (a song written for A.J.), “Rapid Roy (The Stock Car Boy), and “Lovers Cross”, to name a few. Classic covers may include songs by Lieber and Stoller, Bessie Smith, and other folk and roots artists.

Miami New Drama Presents The Cubans 1/23/20 – 2/16/20

Miami New Drama Presents The Cubans
Thursday, 01/23/2020 – 08:00 pm –
The Colony Theatre
1040 Lincoln Road,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
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Cost: $39-$65

Sweet Like Cafecito Until the Bitter End

Premiering in January is Cuban-American playwright Michael Leon’s The Cubans, the raw, funny and moving story of Cuban-American family struggling to understand each other and where they fit in. When Christy returns home to Miami for a family celebration, she clashes with her overbearing mother Martica over her life choices and family expectations – until a life-shattering event threatens to destroy the family’s very foundation. The Cubans will be directed by Victoria Collado, director of the immersive Cuban drama The Amparo Experience.

ArtSea Saturdays Series – February 2/15/20

ArtSea Saturdays Series – February
Saturday, 02/15/2020 – 04:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Trump International Beach Resort
18001 Collins Ave.,
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida 33160
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Cost: Free

Returning for its second season in the New Year, Trump International Beach Resort Miami’s ‘ArtSea’ series will bring a fresh new lineup of free, interactive art, music and cultural offerings to Sunny Isles Beach. Along with its new partner, the Arts & Business Council of Miami, the iconic South Florida resort welcomes guests, visitors and the public to mix and mingle with their toes in the sand during select Saturdays in 2020.

Each event will feature unique art, music and cultural experiences, ranging from painting and photography to sculptures and hands-on art activations. Moving to its new venue at Gili’s Beach Club, the series’ beachside setting will be ideal for the whole family, offering something for the young and the young at heart. All ages will enjoy one-of-a-kind interactive art while taking in picture-perfect sunsets, accompanied by warm ocean breezes and underscored by beats from local favorite DJ Nuny Love. Beach games will keep the young ones entertained, while adults can have their own fun, cozying up by the fire pit in relaxed beachside lounge furniture and sipping on specialty cocktails in quintessentially winter-in-South Florida-style.

Saturday, February 15 – Heart Art
Attendees are invited to ‘share the love’ at this fun happy hour with an artsy twist. The featured artist will paint a heart-themed piece, and participants will be able to create their own heart masterpieces based on the artist’s work. A selfie station with a five-foot inflatable heart and heart props will provide Instagram-ready photos. An exhibit featuring the artist’s work will also be on display.

Admission and valet parking for all events are complimentary. Lite bites and drink specials will be available. For more information please call 855-807-1933 or visit www.trumpmiami.com.

Les Lalanne at The Raleigh Gardens 11/22/19 – 2/29/20

Les Lalanne at The Raleigh Gardens
Friday, 11/22/2019 – 02/29/2020 11:00 am – 07:00 pm
Gardens at The Raleigh Hotel
1775 Collins Ave,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
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Cost: Free

Presented by real estate developer Michael Shvo in the redesigned tropical Gardens of The Raleigh Hotel, “Les Lalanne at the Raleigh Gardens,” is a free exhibition open to the public from November 22, 2019 – February 29, 2020 honoring the late French artist Claude Lalanne, and her husband and collaborator François-Xavier Lalanne.

Barry University Hosts Second Annual 5K/8K Nun Run 2/15/20

Barry University Hosts Second Annual 5K/8K Nun Run
Saturday, 02/15/2020 – 08:00 am –
Barry University
11300 NE 2nd Ave,
Miami Shores, Florida 33161
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Cost: $25-$40

Barry University will host the second annual 5K and 8K NunRun in Miami on Saturday, Feb. 15,
2020. The race will begin at 8 a.m. and takes place on Barry’s campus, located at 11300 NE Second Ave., Miami. The race is open to all ages, and families are encouraged to participate.

The Nun Run 5K and 8K is open to all age groups and abilities. The Nun Run 8K is ideal for high
school athletes who want experience with a collegiate length course. Results and standings will
be monitored with real-time chip tracking technology from Split Second Timing and the race will be certified.

All Nun Run participants will receive a complimentary T-shirt, finisher medal, hydration drinks, snacks, and admission to Barry University’s FamFest after the race.