Tebas Land by Sergio Blanco 3/16/23, 3/17/23, 3/18/23, 3/19/23

Tebas Land by Sergio Blanco
Thursday, 03/16/2023-03/19/2023, 08:30 pm-
Miami-Dade County Auditorium
2901 West Flagler Street,
Miami, Florida, 33135
Cost: $27

Inspired by the myth of Oedipus, the lives of a playwright and a man imprisoned for his father’s murder intersect in this thrilling and introspective play.

The 2023 Florida Renaissance Festival 2/4/23 – 3/26/23

The 2023 Florida Renaissance Festival
Saturday, 02/04/2023-03/26/2023, 10:00 am-06:00 pm
Quiet Waters Park
401 S. Powerline Rd,
Deerfield Beach, Florida, 33442
Cost: Prices range from $29 for adults and $13 for children (ages 6 to 11 years of age). Children 5 and younger are free. Special seasonal passes are available for $139 (adults) and $69 (children). Group ticket rates are also offered.

The annual Florida Renaissance Festival returns with a one-of-a-kind family-friendly event that takes lords and ladies of the realm back to a time when tunics, gowns, laces, stockings, frills, slashed sleeves, and broad-rim hats were the fashion. Beginning February 4, 2023, and running for eight consecutive weekends until March 26, all roads lead to Quiet Waters Park in Deerfield Beach to celebrate the 31st edition of the Florida Renaissance Festival.

The festival is for all ages, and it’s one of the most anticipated major events of the year because it’s a memorable, magical, mythical experience for the entire family. This special event features multiple new attractions, as well as popular older ones to guarantee non-stop fun and excitement in this magical kingdom.

Jousting knights, harmonious melodies, wicked wenches, magicians, and more await as festival goers will be treated to delectable foods, fabulous drinks, numerous unique craft shops, live music, and more. The kingdom is a wonderful place for fun, but it’s also a great environment where participants can take selfies of themselves in era garb.

While costumes are not necessary for admittance, thousands of people enhance their experience each year by donning outfits 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. If you prefer the ancient method, call 954-776-1642.

Asian Street Foods Class 3/18/23

Asian Street Foods Class
Saturday, 03/18/2023-, 06:00 pm-08:00 pm
Tastebuds Kitchen Miami West
14740 SW 26th St STE 206,
Miami, Florida, 33185
Cost: 70

Pack your bags because we’re wandering the streets of Southeast Asia to find the best grab-and-go foods. Join us in putting a flavorful twist on some of the region’s traditional dishes from tacos to fried rice. So grab a friend, your favorite beverage and get ready to hit the streets!

The Casino @ Dania Beach Presents Rock the Block 1/21/23, 2/18/23, 3/18/23, 4/15/23, 5/20/23, 6/17/23

The Casino @ Dania Beach Presents Rock the Block
Saturday, 01/21/2023-06/17/2023, 05:00 pm-09:00 pm
The Casino at Dania Beach
301 E Dania Beach Blvd,
Dania Beach, Florida, 33004

The Casino @ Dania Beach announced the return of Rock the Block, its free, monthly food truck and entertainment gathering on Saturday, January 21 from 5 – 9 p.m. The festive event is held the third Saturday of every month outside in the casino’s spacious parking lot and features a sampling of delicious menu items from a variety of popular South Florida food truck vendors. The family-friendly event also includes live entertainment with a rotating DJ and games for both adults and kids.

Friends of Jack & Jill Center to Host 18th Annual Pediatrix Flip Flops on the Docks 3/18/23

Friends of Jack & Jill Center to Host 18th Annual Pediatrix Flip Flops on the Docks
Saturday, 03/18/2023-, 06:30 pm-10:30 pm
Lauderdale Yacht Club
1725 SE 12th St,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33316
Cost: $250.00

The Friends of Jack & Jill Center invite the community to leave their heels and ties at home to attend their renowned signature event, the 18th Annual Pediatrix Flip Flops on the Docks at the scenic Lauderdale Yacht Club on Saturday, March 18, 2023, from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m.

This casual soirée overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway will feature relaxed tropical beach décor, delicious drinks, fabulous food and live music on the docks at Lauderdale Yacht Club. Guests will also have the opportunity to bid on luxurious items in live and virtual silent auctions.

All proceeds will benefit Jack & Jill Center’s mission to strengthen children and families through innovative education, supportive programming, and community engagement. Since it was established in 1999, The Friends of Jack & Jill Center has raised over $5.25 million and volunteered countless hours to improve the lives of the Center’s children and families.

Jack & Jill Center supports children of high-need working families through quality early childhood education, elementary education and family strengthening programs to ensure every child and family has the tools they need to be successful. Jack & Jill Center has served 26,000 children and families in South Florida since 1942.

Event sponsorships ranging from $2,500–$20,000 are available at www.flipflopsonthedocks.com. Naming opportunities are still available for $5,000 per naming right. Individual tickets are available for $250.

The Friends of Jack & Jill Center thank the sponsors for their generous support. Pediatrix is serving as the event’s Title Sponsor. The Lauderdale Yacht Club member sponsors are Maria and Kyle Meyer.

Saturday, March 18, 2023
6:30–10:30 p.m.

Lauderdale Yacht Club
1725 SE 12th St
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

To attend the event or become a sponsor, visit www.flipflopsonthedocks.com or contact Jennifer Swercheck, Director of Special Events, at jswercheck@jackandjillcenter.org or at (954) 463-8772, ext. 206.

Guests may purchase individual tickets for $250.

About Jack & Jill Center
Jack & Jill Center’s mission is to strengthen children and families through innovative education, supportive programming and community engagement. It achieves its mission by focusing on both the children and family units as a whole, so that the entire household, children and parents alike, are able to reach their full potential. Since 1942, Jack & Jill Center has served more than 26,000 children and families in South Florida. It currently serves as a NAEYC-accredited year-round early learning program for children aged six weeks through preschool, as well as an elementary school. The Madelaine Halmos Academy’s (MHA) new state-of-the-art elementary school building, an expansion of Jack & Jill Center’s Early Education Center, debuted in April 2021. Serving students from high-need working families in kindergarten–fifth grade, the transformational project, is geared to prepare students for success in career and life and be one of the highest-performing schools in Broward County. For more information about Jack & Jill visit www.jackandjillcenter.org, https://www.instagram.com/jackjillcenter/, https://www.facebook.com/jackjillcenter, https://twitter.com/jackjillcenter, or call 954.463.8772.

About Friends of Jack & Jill Center
The Friends (Auxiliary Board) of Jack & Jill Center was established in 1999 to provide financial support, volunteer services, program assistance and community awareness. Since its inception, Friends of Jack & Jill Center has raised over $5 million through membership and events and have volunteered countless hours to improve the lives of children and families. For more information about Friends of Jack & Jill Center, visit https://www.jackandjillcenter.org/joinus/friends/.