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Free Uptown Avenue 7 Arts & Culture Festival

 

As part of the efforts to re-imagine the NW 7th Avenue Corridor, Miami-Dade County District 2 Commissioner Jean Monestime and the Community Redevelopment Agency are hosting the free Third Annual Uptown Avenue 7 Arts & Culture Festival. The day-long event is happening Saturday, Nov. 9 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Arcola Lakes Public Library.

The day’s festivities include:

  • Family Yoga with Uptown Avenue 7
  • Pop-up art exhibit by MUCE – The Miami Urban Contemporary Experience
  • Uptown Vendor Village with 23 heritage vendors
  • Kids’ Zone
  • Music by headliner Howard Hewett along with Larry Dogg, Elements the Brand, DJ Mack, DJ Self Born and A. Fly Guy
  • Parade of Cultures with Rara Lakay, Junkanoo, 305 LIVE Band and Hora Loca Light Show
  • Holiday giveaway
  • Cultural bites with heritage food trucks Roots ‘n Seeds Cantina, Caribbean Bites & Delights and Latin Fixins’

More free and cheap concerts and music events this week:

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Free acoustic music jam

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm | FREE | Secret Woods Nature Center

Artscape Concert with Timbalive

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm | FREE | Collins Park

Tropical Sundays Live Music

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Baroque Jazz Club Presents C4 Trio

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | $10.00 | Corpus Christi Catholic Church

Miami Beach On Stage Zarzuela at Twilight

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Lummus Park

Live music at Gulfstream in Hallandale

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Gulfstream Park Village

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Ocean Drive Promenade Music Series

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Ocean Drive Promenade

Salsa dance class

9:00 pm | FREE | Ball & Chain

Monday, September 26, 2022

Noche de Arte

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm | FREE | InterContinental Hotel

Jam Session

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $5.00 | Arts Garage

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Food trucks and music

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Wellington Village Park

Muestra Herencia Fashion Show

6:00 pm to 8:30 pm | FREE | InterContinental Hotel

Enjoy live entertainment at Clematis by Night

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | West Palm Beach Waterfront

Dance Now! free performance

6:30 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Collins Canal Park

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Live music at Doral Yard

7:00 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Free concert: La Dame Blanche

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | North Beach Bandshell

Jose Negroni, Latin jazz pianist from Puerto Rico

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | $15.00 | Curtiss Mansion

Friday, September 30, 2022

Live music at Gulfstream in Hallandale

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Gulfstream Park Village

Jam on percussion for free

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | South Florida Center for Percussive Arts

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Live music at Grandview in West Palm

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Grandview Public Market

Free live music at Dolphin Mall

7:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Live Music at Doral Yard

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Jazz at MOCA outdoor concert series

8:00 pm | FREE | Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)

Saturday, October 1, 2022

Beyond the Sounds of Silence performance

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm | FREE | Lowe Art Museum at the University of Miami

Jr. Carnival comes to Broward with culture, music, food and competing bands

1:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $15.00 | Central Broward Regional Park

ZunZun Children's Fest

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | FREE | Miami-Dade County Auditorium

Speak Up: Teen Creative Writing Workshops

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm | FREE | virtual

Elevated vendor market in West Palm

4:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Grandview Public Market

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Live music at Grandview in West Palm

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Grandview Public Market

Free live music at Dolphin Mall

7:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Live Music at Doral Yard

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Josie Gulliksen

About Josie Gulliksen

Josie Gulliksen is a freelance writer and major arts advocate and enthusiast who loves everything cultural and is excited to live in such a thriving community as Miami. A Miami native, aside from Miami on the Cheap, she currently writes for Artburst Miami, Biscayne Times, Edible South FL and Miami Media Group. She worked for nearly a decade at Miami Today as Calendar Editor and arts writer and then worked for 13 years in public relations. She has her own blog Scene Around South FL.

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