O-Cinema Shores

Discount family film days at O Cinema

O Cinema in Miami Shores, which operates out of the Miami Theater Center, is one of Miami's funkiest art house cinemas. The theater is presenting a series of films for kids, at discount prices, with a Family Film Days series from October through April. The monthly series features a variety of well-known kids' films. All are at 11 a.m. … [Read More...]


Spooky Night at MDC Kendall Campus

Kids can get ready for Halloween with some early spooking at MDC Kendall Campus on Friday, Oct. 24, from 6-9 p.m. during the Spooky Night event benefitting United Way. The $1 fee to enter goes toward the charity. Various MDC student organizations will host games and give out treats for kids, all under tents so rain won't stop the … [Read More...]


Free Halloween Hoe-Down at Merrick House

The Sundays on the Porch with George series returns just in time for fall with a Halloween Hoe-Down at the Merrick House on Sunday, Oct. 26, from 1 to 4 p.m. The free community event features food for purchase at the BBQ prepared by the Coral Gables Fire Department, which will be host a Halloween and fire safety seminar, an interactive … [Read More...]


Food Network star chef Aaron Sanchez at Winn Dixie

He's usually giving either good or bad critiques to chefs on "Chopped" or biting into some ridiculously hot and spicy food on "Heat Seekers," two popular Food Network shows, but on Friday, Oct. 24, Chef Aaron Sanchez is taking a break from his television gig to visit Miami. He'll be at the Winn-Dixie on Coral Way from 4-6 p.m. hosting … [Read More...]

Montgomery Botanical Ctr

Montgomery Botanical Center opens for plant sale

Usually closed to the public, the Montgomery Botanical Center will be open to the public for just this weekend, Saturday, Oct. 25, and Sunday, Oct. 26, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for the Plant Market hosted by the Miami-Dade Chapter of the Florida Nurserymen Growers & Landscapers Association. At the market will be various local … [Read More...]


Harvest Festival, concerts at St. John’s on the Lake

Welcome fall on Miami Beach at the Annual Harvest Festival weekend Saturday, Oct. 25, and Sunday, Oct. 26, at St. John's on the Lake on Miami Beach. The pumpkin patch is open until Oct. 31. On Saturday, Oct. 25, at 7 p.m. blues guitarist Rob "Wild Boar" Moore takes the stage with bassist Reed Roberts and percussionist Curmit Silbert. … [Read More...]


Halloween party at Santa’s Enchanted Forest

This year, Santa's Enchanted Forest opens Oct. 30, and that means Halloween party at Santa's Enchanted Forest with trick-or-treating on Oct. 31. The park opens at 5 p.m., and trick-or-treating will be 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Children 9 and younger in costume (no masks) will be admitted free before 7 p.m., with one child 9 or younger admitted … [Read More...]

Young Arts

Free YoungArts alumni performance

The National YoungArts Foundation is hosting an event to show off its new building and its alumni with the performance "Outside the Box" on Saturday, Oct. 25, at 7 p.m. It's the first in a series of performances. It's billed as a multi-sensory extravaganza, featuring music and dance performances by several of the program's alumni. … [Read More...]

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