March 12, 2014
Who/What: The American Advertising Federation of Miami (AAF Miami) 2014 ADDY’s Masquerade Ball
When: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Where: Rusty Pelican, 3201 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne, Florida
Tickets: $85 a person; Appetizers, Cocktails & Award Show
Theme: “Unmask this year’s award winning advertising”
March 9, 2014
Have your child learn baseball fundamentals from their favorite Marlins players! Clinic stations include hitting, pitching, fielding and base running.
March 8, 2014
Orchestra Miami Presents “Beethoven on the Beach”, Free Outdoor Concerts for the Community
Orchestra Miami is proud to continue its series of Free Outdoor Concerts, with three performances of “Beethoven on the Beach, Part III: Clash of the Titans”. These concerts are presented as a gift to the community, completely free of charge. The concerts are co-sponsored by the City of Sunny Isles Beach, the City of Miami Beach and Atlantic Broadband.
• Saturday, March 8, 2014; 8:00 PM at the North Shore Park Bandshell (also known as the “73rd Street Bandshell”), located at 7250 Collins Avenue in Miami Beach. Bleacher seating available, but you may also bring your own lawnchair. Concessions available (all proceeds go to support Orchestra Miami) or bring a picnic. Municipal parking available in the lot on the west side of Collins Avenue between 72nd & 73rd streets (free after 6 PM). Children’s activities available prior to the concert.
“Beethoven on the Beach, Part III: Clash of the Titans” features works by Rossini, Mendelssohn and Beethoven, conducted by Orchestra Miami’s Artistic Director, Elaine Rinaldi. This year’s concert begins with the light-hearted Overture to La Scala di Seta by Gioacchino Rossini, followed by the unforgettable Concerto for Violin in E Minor, Op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn, featuring Orchestra Miami’s Concert Master, Mei Mei Luo, as the soloist. The concert ends with Beethoven’s joyous Symphony N. 2 in D Major, Op. 36.
For more information about Orchestra Miami, please call (305) 274-2103
or visit www.orchestramiami.org.
February 21, 2014
Barry University presents an exhibition at the Andy Gato Gallery featuring works from the faculty of the College of Arts & Sciences. Exhibitions include “From Sight to Memory, Revisited,” ceramic sculptures by Angi Curreri and charcoal drawings by Rick Yasko; and “Imprinted,” photographs, installations and sculpture by Marina Font. Opening Reception: Friday, Feb. 21, 7-9 p.m. Exhibit runs February 21 – April 16, 2014.
February 20, 2014
The Town of Surfside will showcase the new downtown enhancements and officially inaugurate these improvements with a ribbon cutting ceremony, during the Town’s Third Thursday event on February 20, 2014 at 7 PM. The monthly entertainment series features an array of entertainment from live music and dancing to food trucks for residents and visitors alike. Third Thursdays takes place off 95th Street between Collins and Harding Avenues and is a free family friendly event for all.
February 16, 2014
This workshop will provide assistance to the Hispanic community to navigate the tax system of the U.S., to get the maximum increase on your taxes, and learn to use this vital tool to start a financial history. The workshop will:
*Provide vital and practical information on the tax system in the U.S.
*Explain the legal obligation to file taxes every year, regardless of your immigration status.
*Report on tax preparation guidelines and documents needed, such as how to keep records if self-employed.
*Introduce benefits, such as deductions, tax credits and refunds.
*Provide free expert advice to those in need of guidance regarding your own situation.
Note: This workshop will be conducted in Spanish.
Organized by: Hispanic Access Foundation
In the SeaVee booth, former Dolphin star Jason Taylor signing autographs on Sunday the 16th starting at 1pm at the Simrad booth in the Miami International Boat Show. Show entrance is required.
February 15, 2014
We are so happy to be able to continue to offer the public our free children’s programs and even to expand them this year”, exults Artistic Director and Founder Delma Iles, “and we are so happy to bring more of these programs to Miami Beach! Our goal is to touch as many children and families as possible, sharing the beauty and excitement of our art form with choreography created just for youngsters.
All performances are followed by a movement workshop for kids in the audience. Workshops activities are created around topics introduced in the performances. “The best way to understand and appreciate dance is by participating in it”, explains Iles. “Our young audiences grow from creating movement with the guidance of the dancers.” Workshops culminate in a mini-performance by the participating kids.
Free and open to the public, the 2014 T-Mobile Miami Marlins Winter Warm-Up will include:
• Meet-and-greet autograph sessions with Marlins players and coaches
• Photo opportunities
• Single-game tickets go on sale 10:00 AM at the Ticket Office and online at marlins.com and marlinsbeisbol.com.
• Tour Marlins Park
• Enjoy games and activities for the entire family throughout the day
• on the Marlins Park West Plaza!
• Meet Billy the Marlin and the Marlins Energy Team
• Pick up the newest and hottest Marlins merchandise for the 2014 season!
New in 2014: A ticket plan for every fan! Full Season, 41-Game Weekend, 40-Game Business, 28-Game Weekend, 15-Game Saturday and 13-Game Sunday Plans will be available for purchase. Find the perfect ticket plan for the 2014 season!
February 14, 2014 – February 15, 2014
In To The Blue stars Steve Rogers and Scott Walker are signing shirts and meeting fans in the Simrad booth from 3:30pm to 4:30pm on Friday the 14th and 3:00pm to 4:00pm on Saturday the 15th at the Miami Beach Convention Center. Entrance to the Miami International Boat Show is required.
February 14, 2014 – February 15, 2014
Rich Tudor and Tom Rowland will be in the Lowrance booth (1611) on Friday from 3:30-4:30pm and Saturday from 11:00-12:00pm at the Miami International Boat Show. They’ll be signing shirts and meeting fans! Show entrance required.
Simrad is sponsoring the Big Game Room (room #2120, 2nd Floor) in the Miami International Boat Show. Simrad is giving presentations on Friday at 2:00pm, Saturday at 2:30pm and Sunday at 5:00pm on how to make the most of your electronics. A host of additional fishing experts, including Simrad ProStaffer Captain Norm Issacs are also on the docket each day! Don’t miss Captain Norm; he is the Black Marlin world record holder and has boated 50 granders!
February 13, 2014
Simrad is sponsoring a daily happy hour in room #2120 on the second floor of the convention center daily from 5-6pm with drinks served in collectable Simrad cups. All welcome! Show entrance required.
February 13, 2014 – February 16, 2014
Come check out the latest Simrad and Lowrance products for boaters and see the technology in action. Boats are running from the Sea Isle Marina Thursday through Sunday from 10am to 6pm. Mercury will also offer on-the-water demons at marina during the same hours, and their boats will be outfitted with VesselView and Simrad NSO evo2 systems! Show entrance required.