Bayfront Park Amphitheater AuG 17 – 26
Clematis by Night: The Intracoastals, a West Palm Beach-based band, will perform a variety of songs that cover Motown, smooth jazz and blues. The L-Tribe, known for performing a blend of R&B, funk, hip-hop and blues, are the opening act. 6 p.m. Thursday, August 17 at 100 Clematis street in West Palm Beach. free. Call 561-822-1515. exit 36 slam: The Ali Cultural Arts Center is currently working to build a poetry slam team to represent the center nationally and abroad. This three-round poetry competition is led by eccentrich, poetry artist. The first place winner will receive a cash prize. 7:30 to 10 p.m. at historic Ali Cultural Arts Center, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd. in Pompano Beach. $10. Call 954-7867876. Ife-ILe Afro Cuban Dance festival: The 19th annual festival features a children’s camp, dance workshops with live accompaniment and performances. A new choreographed work by IfeILe director, Neri Torres, concludes the event. It continues through saturday, August 19 at the Koubek Center, 2705 sW Third street in Miami. $20-$220. for a complete list of events call 305-284-6001 or visit www.ife-ile.org. sea Turtle Trek: Witness nature at work and possibly witness newborn sea turtles emerging from a nest. The sea Turtle oversight Protection staff will host a brief presentation followed by a walk to the beach. Proceeds from the evening benefit turtle trek rescue. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, friday and saturday through september 16 at 3104 Ne Ninth street in fort Lauderdale. $25. Call 954-404-0025.
ArtsPark Movie Night: Mark Wahlberg stars in the 2006 film “Invincible.” Wahlberg portrays Vince Papale, a football player who answered an open call to try-out for the Philadelphia eagles. Papale played for the team from 19761978. 8 p.m. friday, August 18 at ArtsPark at young Circle, 1 N. young Circle in hollywood. free. Call 954-921-3500. Burger & Brew fest: A variety of sodas, craft beers and burgers will be available from local restaurants. Must show ID to purchase alcoholic beverages. 7 to 11 p.m. friday, August 18 at Town Center Plaza, 2300 Civic Center Place in Miramar. free. Call 954-602-3319.
Back to school Bash: Get ready for back-toschool with a backpack giveaway, food and healthy eating tips. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. saturday, August 19 at Joe Celestin Center, 1525 NW 135 street in North Miami. free. Call 305-9533080 or visit www.northmiamifl.gov/celebrate. elevated Walking Tour of south Beach: Get a taste of the local restaurants on Miami Beach with stops at several restaurants and a discussion on Miami Beach’s history. 5 to 8 p.m. saturday, August 19 at 1000 fifth street in Miami Beach. $125. Call 786-942-8856. I Love the 90’s: Relive the grooves and tunes of the 90’s with live performances by salt-N-Pepa, Coolio, young MC and Vanilla Ice. 7 p.m. saturday, August 19 at Pompano Beach Amphitheater, 1801 Ne sixth street in Pompano Beach. $48$156. Call 954-519-5500. flea Market & Bazaar: find new treasures among more than 100 vendors selling their wares. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. saturday, August 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. sunday, August 20 at southwest focal Point Community Center, 301 NW 103 Avenue in Pembroke Pines. free. Call 954-450-6888. Miami science Barge: Take a tour of the floating marine laboratory which features hydroponic systems, solar panels, an aquaculture hatchery display and more. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. saturday, August 19 at Museum Park Baywalk, 1075 Biscayne Blvd. in Miami. A $5 donation is suggested. Call 305-912-3439.
Global Meditation for World Peace: enjoy live music and a Tai Chi demonstration. Be sure to bring a chair or blanket. 6 p.m. sunday, August 20 at ArtsPark at young Circle, 1 N. young Circle in hollywood. free. Call 954-962-7447. sunday on the Waterfront: The band 42, a Coldplay tribute band performs. expect to hear some of the band’s greatest hits. 4 p.m. sunday, August 20 at Meyer Amphitheatre, 105 evernia street in West Palm Beach. free. Call 561-822-1515.
experience the eclipse: View the eclipse with the community where shades for viewing will be handed out. 2:15 p.m. Monday, August 21 at North Miami Beach Public Library, 1601 Ne 164 street in North Miami Beach. free. Call 305-948-2970.
comes to town for her “strength of a Woman” Tour. expect to hear tunes from her latest album and the songs that made her a star including, “Real Love,” “No More Drama” and more! singer Lalah hathaway is the opening act. 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 22 at The fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave. in Miami Beach. $95-$275. Call 305-673-7300 or visit www.fillmoremb.com.
yoga in the Park: Bring your yoga mat, water and a towel to relax and unwind with a yoga session by the bay. A certified instructor will lead you through the movements and the atmosphere is perfect to reduce your stress before returning to the weekday grind. 6 p.m. Wednesday, August 23 at Bayfront Park Amphitheater, 301 Biscayne Blvd. in Miami. free. Call 305-358-7550.
Back to school Dive-In Movie: Celebrate the last days of summer with a dip in the pool and check out a screening of “Moana.” A girl who loves the ocean, but has never sailed goes on an adventure to save her village in “Moana.” The 2016 animated film stars Auli’I Cravalho and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. 8 p.m. saturday, August 26 at Tamarac Aquatic Center, 9300 NW 58 street in Tamarac. $4, $3.50 for ages 17 and under. Call 954-597-3660. Miramar Marvelous Race: Just like the television show “The Amazing Race,” participants will visit five recreational facilities throughout Miramar and complete games at each one. The top three winners will receive prizes that include fitness memberships and gift cards. each team must have two players, but no more than three. 8 a.m. saturday, August 26 at sunset Lakes Community Center, 2801 sW 186 Avenue in Miramar. $20 per team. Call 954-602-3173.
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