Free Big Night in Little Haiti

big-night-in-little-haitiBig Night in Little Haiti takes place on the third Friday of the month, with children’s activities as well as artists, arts and crafts and food vendors from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. There is free admission and free parking.

Friday, July 18, the headliner will be Nu Look, a Haitian konpa group. The event also will celebrating the reopening of the Caribbean Marketplace.

Big Night photo retrospective by official photographer Luis Olazabal will be on display in the gallery, with open artist studios next door in the Haitian Cultural Alliance. Haitian cuisine will be offered by Leela’s Lakay, with Prestige Beer and Clairin Rum from Haiti at the bar.

The hands-on art activities for kids will be sponsored by Positive Impact Foundation/Kose Famn and the Bass Museum of Art.

After the event, there will be an after-party at 7th Circuit, 228 NE 59th St, Miami, FL 33137, with the Moksha Roots Allstars and special guests.

There’s free secured parking for the event at the Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212 NE 59 Terrace; find a detailed schedule here.