Oct 232012

Join Miami-Dade Public Library System’s Hispanic Heritage Month celebration. Enjoy the sultry moves of Argentina’s Tango to the melodic sounds of Andean music.

View a new documentary on the profound impact Cuban exiles have made to South Florida. Hear detailed historical accounts of the Bay of Pigs Invasion from some of its survivors.

For details on Hispanic Heritage Month programs, and all other special programs and events, click on the Calendar of Events or call (305) 375-BOOK (2665).

Sep 282012

The Dolphin Mall continues its Hispanic Heritage Celebration this Friday, September 28 at 2nd floor Ramblas at 8 p.m. for the Hispanic Art Expression Art Exhibit showcasing local Hispanic artists. After viewing the beautiful art pieces, head down to the Ramblas Plaza stage for a special Salsa performance at 8 p.m.

Every Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Ramblas Plaza stage now through October 27th for a special live Hispanic Heritage performance

Dolphin Mall, 11401 N.W. 12th Street, Sweetwater, 33172

Sep 202012

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the City of Doral with a variety of events.  Enjoy events such as free salsa lessons to a parade of native dresses at Miami International Mall.

September 21“Fashionia” Noche de Honor – Honoring Hispanic Stars who are making a difference in our community. $35 donation per person to benefit the Simon Youth Foundation and La Liga Contra el Cancer Miami International Mall, 1455 NW 107 Ave., Doral, in center court. Reception begins at 6 p.m.

September 22Rhythm of Nations & Parade of Native Dresses – Featuring historical folkloric dances and a festive display of native dresses from 21 Hispanic countries,  Miami International Mall, 1455 NW 107 Ave., Doral. Event starts at 1 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public.

September 25 through October 16 Salsa Lessons – at Morgan Levy Park Community Center. Classes are free for Doral residents or $5  per class for non-residents.  Classes will be every Tuesday from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m., Morgan Levy Park, 5300 NW 102nd Ave., Doral, To sign up for classes, visit the community center.

September 29Dominoes Tournament –City of Doral and the South Florida Dominoes Association are joining together to celebrate Hispanic Heritage at “El Arepazo,” 10191 NW 58 St., Doral. To register for the tournament players can email southfloridadominoasoc@gmail.com or call Ernesto Anton at (305) 992-3640.

Sep 182012

Winn-Dixie is throwing an in-store celebration in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Customers will enjoy an afternoon of food tastings, live music, giveaways, Coca-Cola product sampling and more.

Winn-Dixie Store, 541 West 49 St., Hialeah, 33012

Oct 132011

The North Shore Park and Youth Center hosts the annual event on Friday, Oct. 14, from 6 to 9 p.m. It will feature dance performances, authentic Latin food and educational activities.

Also, recipients of this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month Award will be recognized. It happens at 501 -72 St., Miami Beach.

Sep 292011

Celebrate Orgullo takes place on Saturday, Oct. 1, from noon to 6 p.m. Music, dance, vendors and more will be in Lummus Park, Ocean Drive between Tenth and Twelfth streets, Miami Beach.

This “Gay Pride” event celebrates the contribution of of South Florida’s LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) Hispanic community.


Sep 222011

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Chef Elsie Ramos on Saturday, Sept. 24, at 2 p.m. There will be a limited supply of foods such as sweet plaintain lasagna and a calling card giveaway with $50 purchase. The event takes place at Macy’s Westland Mall, 1777 W. 49 St., Hialeah.

Oct 192010

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month on Saturday, Oct. 23, by learning about Miami-Dade County’s Hispanic heritage on a free bus tour.

Relax in an air-conditioned motor coach and listen as Miami-Dade Transit employees share their knowledge in English or Spanish.

Tours start at the Stephen P. Clark Government Center, 111 NW First St., Miami, and last about three and a half hours.

Departure times are 9 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Reservations at 786-469-5415.