Miami Events

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Fleeting Imaginaries Exhibit

September 5th 2014, 6:00 pm
at CIFO Space

The Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation (CIFO) is proud to announce Fleeting Imaginaries as this year’s Grants & Commissions Program exhibition. As it is customary, the winners are part of the annual exhibition dedicated to the program at the CIFO Art Space. This year’s exhibition will be open to the public from September 5th through November 2, 2014.

Macchialina's Halloween Bar Takeover

October 30th 2014, 11:00 pm
at Macchialina

Macchialina will host the latest installment of its monthly Bar Takeover series with a Halloween-themed twist. Adam DelGiudice is taking over the bar with spooky spirits along with Macchialina’s own Will Rivas. Small bites will be prepared by Chef Danny Grant and Chef Michael Pirolo setting the scene for one of the best pre-Halloween parties in South Beach.

Gin & Juice Halloween Party at Radio Bar

October 31st 2014, 6:00 pm
at Radio Bar

Celebrate this Halloween at a Prohibition themed party at Radio Bar! With open bar packages and a pumpkin punch bowl, you're sure to have a roaring twenties good time! Open Bar Packages: From 8 - 11pm: $75 From 9 - 11pm: $60 From 10 - 11pm: $35 Or two bottles for $300 and a "Pumpkin Juice" - a gin-based punch using pumpkin as the punch bowl with dry ice.

Playboy Halloween Masquerade at Hyde Beach

October 31st 2014, 10:00 pm
at Hyde Beach at SLS South Beach

Who is ready for a spooky Halloween with Playboy? This year will be bigger, better and crazier than last year. Guests are encouraged to come dressed in their most outrageous Halloween outfits and be prepared to experience a night of sexy surprises. The event will be hosted by Playboy Bunnies with sounds by DJ Mister Gray. Tickets starting at $30 and up. For reservations please call 305.455.2990 or email hyde.southbeach@sbe.com

“On the Road to the 31st Miami Book Fair International” Recent Books from La Pereza

November 1st 2014, 1:00 pm
at Koubek Center

Recent Books from La Pereza. Presentation of the new books published by Ediciones La Pereza: Facundo Cabral: sus últimos correos; El rap de la morgue y otros cuentos, de Claudia Amengual; Toda una vida, de Luisgé Martín, and Noches de Obon, María José Rivera. All the events will be held in Spanish and are all free and open to the public.

Ópera viva, Viva ópera

November 1st 2014, 7:30 pm
at Milander Auditorium

On Saturday, November 1, 2014, members of Florida Grand Opera’s Young Artist Program will perform in ¡Ópera Viva, Viva Ópera!, a Spanish language for residents at Hialeah’s Milander Park. The concert will consist of selections from Luisa Fernanda, Cecila Valdés, and El niño judío. This event begins at 7:30pm and will be free and open to the public.

5K PARK Fest

November 2nd 2014, 6:00 am
at North Shore Bandshell

The 5K PARK Fest is a one-of-a-kind, award winning fundraising event that inspires people to PARK for the cause that moves them. The 5K PARK Fest - a revolutionary, one-of-a-kind, large scale community event that serves as a vehicle for all students to gain hands-on service learning, community hours AND FUNdraise for their school, club or favorite non-profit organization. The 5k PARK Fest donates HALF of every PARKticipant's $40 Registration fee directly to that individual's cause of choice. The inaugural event aims to have at least 5,000 service-driven people celebrating their fundraising achievements as well as promoting a healthy & active lifestyle. Join us on November 2nd to make your mark and PARK!

5K PARK Fest

November 2nd 2014, 6:00 am
at North Beach Bandshell

The most inspirational event of its kind is coming to North Beach! This 5K fun-run and family-friendly festival is designed to raise funds for some of South Florida's worthiest causes. With half of each registration fee going straight to the runner's charity of choice, PARK Fest offers a unique opportunity to run, walk, skip or just cheer for a cause that's near and dear to your heart. So far, runners are raising funds for causes as diverse as education, foster children, cancer research, autism awareness, animal advocacy, environmental efforts, civic leadership and many others. All causes are welcome, and it's free for organizations to register as a benefitting cause!

In The Mix: GRAMMY® Festival at Sea Cruise Kick-Off

November 3rd 2014, 7:00 pm
at Will Call Miami

In The Mix: GRAMMY® Festival at Sea Cruise Kick-Off Featuring a live acoustic performance by 2014 Florida GRAMMY Showcase winner & GRAMMY Festival at Sea: Women Who Rock performer Tayler Buono Join The Recording Academy® and fellow music community members for a casual networker to celebrate GRAMMY Festival At Sea: Women Who Rock Cruise, departing from Miami the following day. Enjoy drink specials and complimentary hors d'oeuvres courtesy of Will Call Miami. Free admission for Recording Academy members and anyone who would like to learn about or join The Recording Academy. RSVP to florida@grammy.com. Special thanks to our sponsors: SAE Institute, SESAC, Tampa Hillsborough Film & Digital Media Commission, and Will Call Miami

I'M NOT GONNA MOVE TO L.A. November Edition

November 5th 2014, 6:30 pm
at O Cinema Wynwood

It's November already? Really? We can't believe it either. On November 5th, Indie Film Club Miami invites all of South Florida's fabulous creatives to the last I'M NOT GONNA MOVE TO L.A. of the year. Enjoy local music, comedy, films, and find out which director will be the final audience winner of 2014. Want to see ALL the winning films of the year? Be sure to catch them all at Filmgate Interactive, where we will be screening the Best Of I'M NOT GONNA MOVE TO L.A. in February! Get your tickets: www.eventbrite.com/e/im-not-gonna-move-to-la-november-edition-tickets-13489396147 $10 in advance/ $12 at the door #stayMIA

Dynamic Tension Dance Showcase

November 7th 2014, 7:00 pm
at Barry University

Barry University's Department of Fine Arts presents the Dynamic Tension - Dance Showcase, performing two night only. Enjoy choreography by Barry Dance Faculty Yvonne Goodridge, Erin St. John and Petagay Letranas, and students Billy Brooks, Breeya Harrison, France Louis, Kayla Jones, Kitania Torres and Steven Apotela. Performing Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 and Saturday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. at Barry University's Broad Center for the Performing Arts. Location Barry University 11300 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami Shores, FL 33161 Contact Information Michelle Webster - mwebster@barry.edu or 305-899-4923

On the Road to the 31st Miami Book Fair International - Two Tales of One City: Miami

November 7th 2014, 7:00 pm
at MDC’s Koubek Center

Two Tales of One City: Miami A reading and discussion with Anjanette Delgado, author of La clarividente de la calle 8, and Jaime Cabrera, author of Miss Blue 104° F. Little Havana and Miami Beach become the stage for a novel and a book of short stories. The event will be held in Spanish and is free and open to the public.

The Moment. The Backdrop. The Persona. Opening Reception

November 7th 2014, 7:00 pm
at Girls' Club

The Moment. The Backdrop. The Persona. is an examination of the uses of narrative in contemporary art from the collection of Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz. The exhibition of works in drawing, painting, video and new media reveal the continued power of storytelling in art today, and the myriad forms it takes. Artworks by LaToya Ruby Frazier, Kate Gilmore, Chantal Joffe, Rosemary Laing, Natalya Laskis, Lori Nix, Lisa Sanditz, Dasha Shishkin and Su-en Wong are included.

iPads for Soldiers Walk a Mile in Their Boots Walk-a-thon

November 9th 2014, 3:00 pm
at Key Biscayne Village Green

On Sunday, November 9 at 3 pm, join teams from all over South Florida to pay tribute to all of those who sacrifice so much for our freedom at “Walk a Mile in their Boots” on Key Biscayne, benefiting iPads for Soldiers. iPads For Soldiers mission is to purchase and donate iPads to US Soldiers serving in Afghanistan and those wounded stateside in military hospitals. The first 50 teams to register will be guaranteed a pair of war-torn combat boots to physically use during the walk. The walk is one mile located in the heart of Key Biscayne. Enjoy live entertainment on the stage including sets from DJ’s, singing and dance groups, marching bands, and so much more. Enjoy food and vendors of all kinds! Try the military obstacle course, have the kids bounce in the bounce house, explore the military vehicles, and much, much, more.

2014 Key West Film Festival

November 12th 2014, 9:00 am
at San Carlos Institute

Making a mark on the film festival circuit and growing bigger each year, the Key West Film Festival is set to feature more than 35 films from Nov. 12-16 with a spotlight on Cuban cinema. Attending this year is famed director Leon Ichaso whose most memorable films include El Cantante starring Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony, married at the time the film was made and portraying salsa singer Hector Lavoe and his wife Puchi and Pinero where Benjamin Bratt portrays poet/playwright/actor Miguel Pinero, a Latino icon whose urban poetry is considered to be the influence behind rap and hip hop music. The yet to be announced line-up is set to include films featuring America Ferrara from Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and television’s Ugly Betty, Patrick Stewart from the Star Trek and X-Men feature films as well as Oscar nominees Frank Langella and Glenn Close.

FARE Walk for Food Allergy - Southeast Florida

November 15th 2014, 9:00 am
at Tropical Park (Pavillion #10)

FARE Walk for Food Allergy - Southeast Florida Saturday, November 15, 2014 Walk Schedule - Registration/Check-in: 9:00am - 10:00am Walk Ceremony: 10:00am Walk Begins: Immediately Following Ceremony Walk Location - Tropical Park, Pavillion #10, 7900 SW 40th Street (Bird Road), Miami, FL 35155 15 Million Reasons to Walk Welcome to the FARE Walk for Food Allergy! The FARE Walk for Food Allergy brings together thousands of people who are seeking a safer world for the 15 million Americans living with food allergies. The Walk is a family-friendly event that takes place in communities nationwide to raise funds for food allergy research, education, advocacy and awareness. This special day will include fun activities for the entire family. Register today as an individual or start a team and invite your friends, family and co-workers to help u

Tech Cocktail’s Miami Sessions with Square’s CoFounder, Jim McKelvey and StyleSeat’s CoFounder Melody McCloskey

November 19th 2014, 6:30 pm
at The Stage

Sessions, Tech Cocktail’s speaker series, brings the experiences of successful entrepreneurs to you so you can learn valuable lessons for your startup. Hear their stories in their own words and ask them your questions in an intimate setting. Our special guests are Jim McKelvey is the Co-Founder of Square, Inc. Melody McCloskey is co-founder and CEO of StyleSeat, the largest online marketplace for beauty and wellness services

CURRENT: End of the Year Showcase Bash!

November 20th 2014, 8:00 pm
at LMNT

RAW is an indie arts organization located in 60+ cities worldwide. We hand-select 40+ local emerging artists in music, film, performing arts, art, photography, fashion, hair, and makeup. We host these events every other month to give the new artists a chance to showcase their work, sell their work, and to network with the local community. On 11/20/14 we'll be hosting our LAST showcase for 2014 at LMNT in Wynwood. Come shop, see the latest collections from our local designers including the latest trends from local hair stylists and makeup artists, listen to local musicians and dj's, see live body painting along with other live paintings, and get a chance to win some raffles! Tickets are now on sale through an artist for $15. Day of is $20 at the door (cash). 21+, cocktail attire, street parking or Valet for $15. Cash bar and Small Bites menu available.

Photography Workshops by Top Fashion photographer Shaun Alexander in Miami, FL

November 21st 2014, 11:00 am
at To be announced

Learn how to take professional photographs in days and not in years. This is an intense Group Fashion Photography Workshop created by world renowned Fashion Photographer Shaun Alexander with 30 years of experience in all fields of photography. ShaunAlexander.net. Learn the trade secrets of his lighting techniques, model posing, creative photoshop & retouching as well as marketing, a establishing yourself as a working photographer . Space is limited for these small group workshops and they are held in various cities in the United States such as Los Angeles, New York, Miami and also in Europe such as Vienna - Austria, Prague - Czech Republic, London - United Kingdom. More info at PhotographyWorkshops101.com +1 310 213 7700 info@photograph

PawPurrazzi

January 23rd 2015, 7:00 pm
at Jungle Island

Through the love, devotion, and guidance of the Pawpurrazzi Chairmen, Pat and Milton Wallace and Bunny Bastian, Pawpurrazzi drives more than 500 of Miami’s most influential and well-known pet loving philanthropists together to enjoy an evening filled with great food, great music, an exciting silent auction, and fun activities for both our two-legged and four-legged guests.

Walk for the Animals Miami 2015

February 28th 2015, 8:30 am
at Bayfront Park

All the money raised for the Walk for the Animals, helps the Humane Society of Greater Miami provide care for the homeless and neglected animals brought to our shelter. With your donations, we provide them with the food, shelter, medical attention, and most importantly they need us to find them a forever home.

To submit an event for review, visit beachedmiami.com/submit-events. The listing should show up on this page within 24 hours. For our music-only events list, check out the Miami Music Guide.