Arsht Center hosts Food Truck Fridays 12/2/11

The Adrienne Arsht Center Hosts “Food Truck Fridays” A Free Event Celebrating Art Basel Week And The Center’s Upcoming Programming
Friday, December 2, 11:30 Am – 2:30 Pm
Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County
Lot C at NE 2nd Ave between 12th & 13th Streets
(South side of Ziff Ballet Opera House)

‘Tis The Season For Music, Art And Good Food
Indulge In Gourmet Street Food While Rocking Out To The Sounds Of Renowned “Rockjazz” Pianist Elew Brought By Steinway’s Pop-Up Piano Miami, Pose For Sketchy Miami Portraits And Witness The Creation Of A 3d “Shrek” By Chalk Artist Betty Dominguez

On Friday, December 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County will host an art-inspired version of its popular “Food Truck Fridays” lunchtime event in honor of Art Basel Week and the Center’s upcoming programming.

Throughout the event, guests will enjoy lunch from a variety of “Burger Beast Approved” gourmet food trucks including gastroPod and Ms. Cheezious as well as a FREE performance on one of Steinway’s Pop-Up Piano Miami’s pianos by ELEW, a dynamic “Rockjazz” pianist who recently toured with Josh Groban, at 1 p.m.

In addition, all “Food Truck Fridays” attendees will have the opportunity to pose for Sketchy Miami artists and receive instant, complimentary portraits. Professional street chalk artist Betty Dominguez will also be on-site to create a large, 3D mural depicting everyone’s favorite green ogre, Shrek, in preparation for the Arsht Center’s debut of Shrek The Musical on December 6-11. Dominguez’s “Shrek” will be on view at the Center’s Lot C parking lot through December 11.

Shrek The Musical and Million Dollar Quartet giveaways and prizes will be available in celebration of the Arsht Center’s Broadway in Miami 2011-2012 season.

Admission to “Food Truck Fridays” and entertainment is free. Food is available for purchase. Special event parking is $3.00.