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‘Painting in Excess’ exhibit earmarks proceeds for Ukraine

Art lovers and supporters, the Coral Gables Museum will be hosting the Grand Opening of a very special exhibition entitled “Painting in Excess” featuring pieces from Kyviv’s art revival, 1985-1993. The Grand Opening event is complimentary and taking place on Wednesday, May 18 from 7-9 p.m. All proceeds from the exhibition will go to relief …

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Free Family Fun Day celebrates Asian American Heritage

HistoryMiami Museum together with the Miami-Dade Asian American Advisory Board will be hosting a Family Fun Day celebration reflecting the cultural diversity of Miami’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities. Join in on this free celebration on Saturday, May 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. where you’ll be able to enjoy music, craft activities …

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Tamiami International Orchid Festival offers discount

Looking forward to the Tamiami International Orchid Festival?  The popular event, considered among the biggest orchid shows nationwide, is set for 11 a.m.-7 p.m. May 13-15, 2022, at the Miami-Dade County Fair Expo Center, 10901 SW 24th St., Miami. About 90 vendors from around the world are expected to be there, according to the official …

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Enjoy Haitian Heritage events at Perez Art Museum

May is Haitian Heritage Month and we’re sharing two great events happening at the Pérez Art Museum (PAMM) that you can enjoy this week!  On May 12, from 5-11 p.m. the Pérez Art Museum will be hosting In Solidarity: Haitian Heritage Night in collaboration with FePouLI.org and the Artists Institute in Haiti. During this special …

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Original monologues inspired by visual Art: Free Virtual Event

Where are the Theatre Arts fans? We’re sharing a great — and free — virtual event. “Giving Voice: Original Monologues Inspired by Visual Arts”  is  May 11 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The University of Miami Sophomore BFA Musical Theatre students will be performing monologues inspired by works of art on view at the Lowe …

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Home expo: Register online for free entry

If you’re into home improvement projects, home expos in South Florida offer a wide variety of vendors displaying their products and services. South Florida Home Show in Pembroke Pines is offering an opportunity for free entry. It’s free if you register prior to the event on the website.  If you don’t register, it’s $10 at …

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Deal offers free McChicken or McDouble

The stars are aligned and the planets are in position for Mercury retrograde this week. And this is good news, especially for bargain hunters who love McDonald’s. To bring fans comfort during this intergalactic mayhem, McDonald’s is offering a big deal via its app for two days this week. Image: McDonald’s From May 10 to …

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Free Kids Dance Party @ The Underline

The kiddos are almost out of school which means soon, you’ll be needing to find different ways of entertaining them!  Miami Children’s Museum Theatre Troupe is bringing a Kids Dance Party to the Sound Stage Plaza at The Underline on May 9 from 3-3:30 p.m. Get the kiddos moving and grooving at this fun afternoon …

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Japanese Festival is free event on Watson Island

A free Japanese spring festival will take place on Sunday, May 8, 2022, at the Ichimura Miami-Japan Garden on Watson Island.  (Video courtesy of Ichimura Miami-Japan Garden) From 11 a.m. to 4 pm., you can bask in Japanese entertainment, culture, food and music. The event includes demonstrations of sushi and ikebana as well as a …

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