LIVING IN ACTION: BRICKELL HEIGHTS 02 HOSTS BEYONCÉ TRAINER MARCO BORGES FOR BOOK SIGNING
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Celebrity health guru and Miami native Marco Borges will host a private talk and book signing for his New York Times bestseller, The 22-Day Revolution, next Thursday, July 23rd. The event is appropriately hosted by Brickell Heights 02, …

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MIAMI Magazine’s To Live and Dine 2015
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https_proxyTuesday, August 4, 2015 from 7:00 PM

Experience the best of Miami’s culinary scene at the seventh annual ”To Live & Dine” foodie fete celebrating MIAMI magazine’s July/August Restaurant Issue in the historic Moore Building. The signature affair entertains the city’s culinary elite with mouthwatering fare from 20 of the top restaurants and chefs featured in “The Fifty Finest.” Tastemakers flow from experience to experience, indulging in decadent bites while sipping creative cocktails from Bacardi, beer from Funky Buddha Brewery, wine from Beringer, seeing the latest models from Cadillac and even a few surprises. Plus, restaurants from past events will return in our “Hall of Fame.” Read the full story »

BEACH BASH Sunday Brunch | Nikki Beach Miami Beach
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BEACH BASH Sunday Brunch | Nikki Beach Miami Beach

BEACH BASH
SUNDAY, AUGUST 2ND, 2015
As the temperature gets hotter in Miami, so does Nikki Beach!
Stay cool with water guns, miniature pools and lots of beach balls.

The Adrienne Arsht Center presents DISNEY FANTASIA – LIVE IN CONCERT!
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The Adrienne Arsht Center presents  DISNEY FANTASIA – LIVE IN CONCERT!

The Adrienne Arsht Center presents
DISNEY FANTASIA – LIVE IN CONCERT!
March 13, 2016 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Tickets: $35, $55, $75, $95 & $125*
John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall – Adrienne Arsht …

The Adrienne Arsht Center presents THE HIP HOP NUTCRACKER
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The Adrienne Arsht Center presents
THE HIP HOP NUTCRACKER
December 5 at 8 p.m.; December 6 at 2 p.m.
Tickets: $45*
Carnival Studio Theater – Adrienne Arsht Center
Part of the 2015-2016 Dance at Arsht Series
 
“An ensemble as exciting as …

The Adrienne Arsht Center presents CIRQUE ÉLOIZE iD
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The Adrienne Arsht Center presents  CIRQUE ÉLOIZE iD

The Adrienne Arsht Center presents
CIRQUE ÉLOIZE iD
October 8 and 9 at 8 p.m.; October 10 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.; October 11 at 2 p.m.
Tickets: $40, $49, $69 & 89*
Ziff Ballet Opera House – Adrienne Arsht Center
 
“Jaw-dropping …

DESIGN CENTER OF THE AMERICAS HOSTED RENOWNED DESIGNER ADRIANA HOYOS AT SUMMER INTERNATIONAL DESIGN SERIES
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DESIGN CENTER OF THE AMERICAS HOSTED RENOWNED DESIGNER ADRIANA HOYOS AT SUMMER INTERNATIONAL DESIGN SERIES

On July 23, the Design Center of the Americas (DCOTA) hosted a panel discussion on Design Influence on South Florida’s Hospitality Business, moderated by Drew Limsky, Editor in Chief of Modern Luxury Interiors. The discussion featured Adriana Hoyos …

33rd Annual SwimShow Swimming Success
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33rd Annual SwimShow Swimming Success

The 33rd annual Swimwear Association of Florida’s SwimShow, the most-respected, comprehensive and longest-running of its kind, took place July 18-21 at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami Beach, FL, with the support of the Miami Beach …

Adena Grill & Wine Bar is firing up a half-off deal in honor of National Filet Mignon Day!
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Adena Grill & Wine Bar is firing up a half-off deal in honor of National Filet Mignon Day!

Adena Grill & Wine Bar is firing up the grill with a half-off deal on 8-ounce filetmignons ($43 on the menu) in honor of National Filet Mignon Day on Thursday, August 13th. Guests who dine with Adena …

Destination Fashion 2016 Kick-Off Party
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Destination Fashion 2016 Kick-Off Party

   The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis, the fundraising arm of The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, along with Bal Harbour Shops are hosting the Destination Fashion 2016 Kick-Off Party to unveil plans for the main event and …

GARY CLARK JR. “THE STORY OF SONNY BOY SLIM” TOUR AT THE INTIMATE FILLMORE MIAMI BEACH
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GARY CLARK JR. “THE STORY OF SONNY BOY SLIM” TOUR AT THE INTIMATE FILLMORE MIAMI BEACH

Acclaimed guitarist, singer, songwriter Gary Clark Jr. – The Story of Sonny Boy Slim Tour comes to the intimate Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater Friday, February 19th, 2016 / 8:30PM.  Tickets are on sale Friday, August 7th / …

BoatDay App Launches In Miami
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BoatDay App Launches In Miami

 BoatDay, a Miami-based boating app that makes the boating experience accessible to everyone, launches just in time for boating enthusiasts to enjoy Miami’s hot and sunny summer. The BoatDay app creates a convenient way to easily connect …

Café Prima Pasta Launches New Miami Prima Menu for August and September
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Café Prima Pasta Launches New Miami Prima Menu for August and September

 Café Prima Pasta will not partake in the official Miami Spice festivities this year. However, the legendary restaurant on Miami Beach will debut its own Spice spin-off menu from August 1st through September 30th.
 
The Miami Prima Menu will …

City Theatre and Island City Stage present the return of Shorts Gone Wild 3, South Florida’s hottest LGBT-themed short play festival
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City Theatre and Island City Stage present the return of Shorts Gone Wild 3, South Florida’s hottest LGBT-themed short play festival

City Theatre and Island City Stage are proud to present the return of Shorts Gone Wild 3, South Florida’s hottest short play festival that celebrates the LGBT and Progressive communities, from August 6 – September 6 at Empire Stage …

New Authentic Italian Menu Introduced At Boca Raton Resort & Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort
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New Authentic Italian Menu Introduced At Boca Raton Resort & Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort

Bar Luna at Boca Raton Resort & Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort in South Florida, recently debuted a new Italian menu, featuring Chicago’s West Loop Salumi, pizzeta, bruschetta, authentic cicchetti and other light bites. The chefs …

FASHION GROUP INTERNATIONAL OF SOUTH FLORIDA PRESENTS “DESIGNED IN MIAMI” PANEL DISCUSSION WITH VIVIANA GABEIRAS, RENE RUIZ, LUIS TORO AND JOANNE STONE
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FASHION GROUP INTERNATIONAL OF SOUTH FLORIDA PRESENTS “DESIGNED IN MIAMI” PANEL DISCUSSION WITH VIVIANA GABEIRAS, RENE RUIZ, LUIS TORO AND JOANNE STONE

A panel discussion moderated by Univision television personality and producer Zoe Torres with internationally renowned fashion designers from Miami discussing the keys to creating a thriving business and insights about projecting Miami as a …

KLIMA RESTAURANT AND BAR DEBUTS “ARROZ CON AMIGOS” FOR SATURDAY BRUNCH
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KLIMA RESTAURANT AND BAR DEBUTS “ARROZ CON AMIGOS” FOR SATURDAY BRUNCH

The newly opened KLIMA Restaurant and Bar – a culinary concept inspired by contemporary gastronomy from Barcelona – debuts its first brunch concept courtesy of Executive Chef David “Rusti” Rustarazo – introducing the quintessential essence of modern day …

Celebrate Peruvian Independence Day with La Mar by Gaston Acurio – July 26 through August 1
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Celebrate Peruvian Independence Day with La Mar by Gaston Acurio – July 26 through August 1

La Mar by Gastón Acurio at Mandarin Oriental, Miami presents a weeklong celebration in honor of Peru’s Independence Day on July 26 through August 1, 2015.  Bring your friends and family to enjoy live music, a Sunday Brunch feast, and …

FOX to Launch EMPIRE Singing Contest with Season Two Appearance as Grand Prize
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FOX to Launch EMPIRE Singing Contest with Season Two Appearance as Grand Prize

EMPIRE is bringing fans the ultimate music experience this summer as it launches the “FOX’s Next Empire Artist” nationwide bus tour, which kicks off Thursday, July 16 in Los Angeles. The gold EMPIRE bus, outfitted with …

Zumba(R) Launches First-Ever Photo Contest To Celebrate National Dance Day
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Zumba(R) Launches First-Ever Photo Contest To Celebrate National Dance Day

Global fitness leader, Zumba, has just launched first-ever photo contest to celebrate National Dance Day (July 25). Whether striking a pose in front of Mount Rushmore or leading a class in the Big Apple, Zumba is giving people the …

Enter to Win a Vacation Getaway Courtesy of The New Miami Subs Grill & Miami Grill and Resorts World Bimini
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Enter to Win a Vacation Getaway Courtesy of The New Miami Subs Grill & Miami Grill and Resorts World Bimini

Get away this summer with Resorts World Bimini in just a visit (or a few clicks!) to any of The New Miami Subs or Miami Grill locations! Guests who stop by the restaurant, Florida’s largest regional sub …

LAND ROVER NORTH & SOUTH DADE HOST LAUNCH EVENT FOR THE ALL-NEW 2015 LAND ROVER DISCOVERY SPORT
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LAND ROVER NORTH & SOUTH DADE HOST LAUNCH EVENT FOR THE ALL-NEW 2015 LAND ROVER DISCOVERY SPORT

Land Rover North & South Dade, divisions of Warren Henry Auto Group, hosted a launch event for the all-new 2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport luxury sports utility vehicle on April 16 at De Rodriquez Restaurant on South …

Juan Carlos Botero Discussed His Father’s Life and Passion for Art at Auberge Beach Residences & Spa Fort Lauderdale and SLS LUX Brickell
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Juan Carlos Botero Discussed His Father’s Life and Passion for Art at Auberge Beach Residences & Spa Fort Lauderdale and SLS LUX Brickell

Juan Carlos Botero, Wendy Marks Pine
A new book series by The Related Group and Books & Books kicked off this week with Juan Carlos Botero, the son of the world-renowned artist Fernando Botero.  Juan Carlos’ …

JANET JACKSON BRINGS “UNBREAKABLE WORLD TOUR” TO BB&T CENTER MARCH 2016
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JANET JACKSON BRINGS “UNBREAKABLE WORLD TOUR”  TO BB&T CENTER MARCH 2016

Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that Janet Jackson, multiple GRAMMY® Award-winner and multi-platinum selling artist, will bring the “Unbreakable World Tour” to The BB&T Center on March 9, 2016.
 
American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets …

MOHINI SWIM DEBUTED “WELCOME TO MIAMI” 2016 COLLECTION AT MIAMI SWIM WEEK 2016
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MOHINI SWIM DEBUTED “WELCOME TO MIAMI” 2016 COLLECTION AT MIAMI SWIM WEEK 2016

On Saturday, July 18th, Mohini Swim debuted its “Welcome to Miami” 2016 Collection at the Shelborne Wyndham Grand South Beach with an exclusive fashion presentation. Miami spectators were presented with 11 show-stopping looks including a combination of eye-catching …

CAFFÉ SWIMWEAR BROUGHT THE ENCHANTING UNDERWATER WORLD TO THE LAND ABOVE: MIAMI SWIM WEEK 2016
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CAFFÉ SWIMWEAR BROUGHT THE ENCHANTING UNDERWATER WORLD TO THE LAND ABOVE: MIAMI SWIM WEEK 2016

On Saturday, July 18th, Caffé Swimwear presented its Spring/Summer 2016 collection on the runway at the W South Beach during Miami Swim Week. Inspired by the depths of the ocean, the new collection brought the enchanting …

MAAJI SWIMWEAR EMBARKED ON A FASCINATING JOURNEY FROM MIAMI
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MAAJI SWIMWEAR EMBARKED ON A FASCINATING JOURNEY FROM MIAMI

MIAMI, FL – JULY 19: (L-R) TV personalities Alexia Echevarria, Marysol Patton, Shervin Roohparvar, Leila Gharachedaghi, and Golnesa Gharachedaghi attend the Maaji Swimwear fashion show during Miami Swim Week 2016 at the FUNKSHION Tent …

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