2007 The 17th Annual In The Park with Art! This event will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 27th and 28th, 2007. For details on In The Park with Art or perhaps view photos of the 2006 event. This event is brought to the community by The Cultural Council, Inc, which was established for the purpose of bringing artistic and cultural events to the South Dade community. This event was held on the grounds of Coral Reef Park...Continue Reading!
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Martini's, Macy's & Mindy Diamond's newest sponsorship- And the Women Gather Macy's South Beach...20% entire store, free Bobbie Brown Cosmetics and Facials by Clarins Cosmetics. Come by and meet Prosperous Outlook.com - Mindy and let her tell you about her newest home/business and CLOSET ORGANIZATION enterprise...Have Fun with martinins, food and style at Macy's, 1675 Meridian Avenue.Continue Reading!
Books and Booksis celebrating its 25 anniversary this month with nightly author appearances and special events, including their anniversary party on Saturday, October 20, at 265 Aragon in Coral Gables from 7:00 p.m. to midnight. I spoke with Mitchell Kaplan, Books and Books owner and a co-founder of Miami Book Fair International, at the Vampire Ball. While we were talking, he recounted a recent interview where he was asked what he had learned about books in the past 25 years....Continue Reading!
Miami Beach has recently launched a new marketing campaign: "Miami Beach 25/7: So much to do you need the extra hour" Consequently, the City of Miami Beach, along with the Miami Beach Cultural Arts Council, is sponsoring the country's first Sleepless Night. The event takes place on Saturday, November 3, 2007, the...Continue Reading!
Francisco Jose de Goya: One Way to Fly/Modo de Volar Straight from Spain and for the first time in the United States comes a rare chance to view some of Goya's lesser known but perhaps most relevant work. The second floor of The Freedom Tower has been temporarily turned into an exhibition space to host the collection, which consists of four series of groundbreaking engravings that eloquently portray Goya's transcendence. In them Goya casts his critical eye on society...Continue Reading!
This weekend, October 6th & 7th Las Olas will host a terrific arts festival, second only to Coconut Grove. Vendors from all over the country will represent their talents in a truly diverse and interesting display. Fabulous restaurants and creative talents will make for a fun filled weekend on Las Olas Boulevard in Broward County. See you at the show!Continue Reading!
IKEA, the world famous Swedish home store, that specializes in intelligently designed yet reasonably priced home products. You can get anything at IKEA from a Swedish lunch to granite counters & from bedroom furniture to lamps Until now Floridians have had to get their IKEA goods via catalog only. For South Floridians, we can now shop in person touching, looking & feeling every product for ourselves. I have been waiting for this moment for longer than I want...Continue Reading!
When I wrote the last entry about Village of Pinecrest parks I said I would next write about upcoming events. The first big event will be held Wednesday, October 31, 2007, 6-8 PM at Evelyn Greer Park. It's the 5th annual "Track or Treat",a really big and fun halloween party. Treats will be passed out for everyone by the Village of Pinecrest Parks and Recreation Department as well as by local businesses. It's safe; it's lots of fun; all witches, goblins,...Continue Reading!
MIAMI CARNIVAL 2007 Enjoy a taste of home, Sunday, October 7th, 2007 at Bicentennial Park, **Noon to 11:00 PM Whether you say rice 'n' peas or peas 'n' rice, get you some curried mutton, macaroni and cheese, potato salad, johnny cake, crab back, cole slaw, conch fritters, benne seed--oops, that's the Bahamian comin' out . . . Admission $20.00 Purchase Tickets Online Live Entertainment featuring: The Queen of Soca: Alison Hinds Soca Monarch 2007: Iwer George Groovy Soca Monarch 2007: Biggie Irie London's Soca...Continue Reading!
I attended the champagne and caviar tasting at the Whole Foods in Coral Gables last night and learned a lot! I already knew I love caviar and am extremely picky about my champagne, so I was thinking I would just go and have fun. Little did I know I would actually learn that champagne has 56 million bubbles per bottle, that the reason for checking the cork from a champagne bottle is to make sure it matches the label, and that...Continue Reading!