SPECTRUM MIAMI, RED DOT MIAMI, AND ARTSPOT MIAMI – MIAMI ART WEEK 2017
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Three shows under one roof showcase pioneering artists and galleries from the U.S and around the globe 
 
The ultimate destination for today’s contemporary and fine art world returns to Miami’s Arts & Entertainment District, Dec. 6–10, 2017   
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Luxury vacations in Carmel Valley, interview with Joan Rivers, rocking with Police front man, Sting in concert, road trips in the Jaguar F-type, White House visit and more.

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A list of events and happenings in and around the Miami area, each week.

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Trend setting fashion and inspirations for and from the Miami fashionistas.

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2016 Longines Global Champions Tour season in Miami Beach, USA
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2016 Longines Global Champions Tour season in Miami Beach, USA

Seven out of the world’s top ten riders will go into battle at the spectacular opening event of the 2016 Longines Global Champions Tour season in Miami Beach, USA.

Rihanna wore Le Vian and Bavna to Black Girls Rock! 2016
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Rihanna wore Le Vian and Bavna to Black Girls Rock! 2016

Rihanna wore a Le Vian yellow sapphire and diamond necklace and a Bavna diamond ring to Black Girls Rock! 2016 on April 1, 2016 in New York City.

Anna Camp wore Le Vian to the ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Season 2 World Premiere
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Anna Camp wore Le Vian to the ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Season 2 World Premiere

Anna Camp wore Le Vian diamond earrings to the ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Season 2 World Premiere at SVA Theatre on March 30, 2016 in New York City.

Caitriona Balfe wore Casa Reale to TV Guide Magazine Celebrates STARZ’s ‘Outlander’ at Palihouse
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Caitriona Balfe wore Casa Reale to TV Guide Magazine Celebrates STARZ’s ‘Outlander’ at Palihouse

Caitriona Balfe wore Casa Reale diamond earrings and bracelet to TV Guide Magazine Celebrates STARZ’s ‘Outlander’ at Palihouse on March 30, 2016 in West Hollywood, California.

Kristen Bell wore Borgioni to the premiere of USA Pictures’ “The Boss”
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Kristen Bell wore Borgioni to the premiere of USA Pictures’ “The Boss”

Kristen Bell wore Borgioni diamond rings to the premiere of USA Pictures’ “The Boss” at Regency Village Theatre on March 28, 2016 in Westwood, California.

Jennifer Lopez wore Doves by Doron Paloma and Antonini to a taping of American Idol Season 15
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Jennifer Lopez wore Doves by Doron Paloma and Antonini to a taping of American Idol Season 15

Jennifer Lopez wore a Doves by Doron Paloma diamond ring and an Antonini diamond ring to a taping of American Idol Season 15 on March 24, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and WPT Foundation™ to Host Charity Poker Tournament Benefiting the Jason Taylor Foundation
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Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and WPT Foundation™ to Host Charity Poker Tournament Benefiting the Jason Taylor Foundation

A charity poker tournament presented by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and the WPT Foundation™ benefiting the Jason Taylor Foundation will take place on Wednesday, April 13, 2016, as part of the Seminole …

First Class Travel to Miami Beach for World’s Top Equestrian Athletes
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First Class Travel to Miami Beach for World’s Top Equestrian Athletes

The world’s top equine athletes have arrived in the spectacular destination of Miami Beach, USA, after a first class flight from Europe. Two specially chartered flights with Emirates Airlines carried a total of 75 …

Fontainebleau’s 7 Day Pre-Summer Sale
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Fontainebleau’s 7 Day Pre-Summer Sale

Guests looking to plan the most memorable summer vacation should escape to Miami Beach’s most iconic property for the trip of a lifetime. For a limited time only, guests can take advantage of 33% savings for …

Denny’s Clips In For Fifth Ride As Title Sponsor Of Tour de Force
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Denny’s Clips In For Fifth Ride As Title Sponsor Of Tour de Force

Denny’s restaurants in Florida are gearing up for their fifth consecutive title sponsorship of Tour de Force, a five-day, 270-mile charity bicycle ride that raises money for the surviving family members of Florida law enforcement personnel lost in the line …

KIMPTON Tax Day Deals
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KIMPTON CHICAGO TAX BREAKS
Includes – Hotel Palomar Chicago, Hotel Monaco Chicago, Hotel Burnham and Hotel Allegro
We’re giving our guests a break this Tax Day. If you’re staying with us on April 18th you can pick a …

‘Spring Renewal’ Wellness Programming at Delano, Mondrian
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‘Spring Renewal’ Wellness Programming at Delano, Mondrian

The wellness trend extends beyond a person’s daily routine at home, and the boutique hotel originator, Morgans Hotel Group, has taken note with the launch of exciting new programs across their portfolio. Taking creativity …

BRAVO MEDIA SETS SAIL WITH THE PREMIERE OF “BELOW DECK MEDITERRANEAN” TUESDAY, MAY 3 AT 9PM ET/PT
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Bravo Media expands one of its most lavish franchises by hitting the high seas once again with the new installment, “Below Deck Mediterranean,”premiering Tuesday, May 3 at 9pm ET/PT. The series follows nine crew members living and …

Miami Sports & Wellness Month
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Miami Sports & Wellness Month

The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is proud to announce the expansion of Miami Sports Month to Miami Sports & Wellness Month sponsored by Citibank®. Miami Sports & Wellness Month offers visitors …

The Sweet Spot: Jake & The Cake Marks Its First Year Anniversary by Bringing the Sweet Life to South Miami’s Local Food Scene
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The Sweet Spot: Jake & The Cake Marks Its First Year Anniversary by Bringing the Sweet Life to South Miami’s Local Food Scene

From Wynwood to Little Havana, it is no secret that Miami’s unique neighborhoods are all the rage, and as more visitors venture “off road” from the usual tourist routes seeking that “local flavor”, both …

Pilates Day 2016
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Pilates Day 2016

Saturday, May 7, 2016 Celebrates the Legacy of Joseph and Clara Pilates
The Pilates Method Alliance (PMA®) is proud to present Pilates Day 2016.Held on the first Saturday of May each year, Pilates Day presents …

DRAGONFLY BRINGS AUTHENTIC JAPANESE CUISINE TO DORAL WITH NEW IZAKAYA FISH MARKET CONCEPT
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Founded on creating cultural and meaningful connections over a shared experience, Dragonfly Restaurants is the brainchild of Hirofumi P. Leung, a first-generation Japanese/Chinese immigrant, and Song Y. Kim, a second-generation Korean immigrant. With two existing Florida …

AMC’S NEW ORIGINAL SCRIPTED SERIES, “FEED THE BEAST,” SET TO PREMIERE ON MAY 31
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AMC today announced that the network’s upcoming original series “Feed the Beast,” is set to premiere on Tuesday, May 31st at 10pm ET/PT. The series, starring David Schwimmer (“American Crime Story,” “Band of Brothers,” …

MASTERCHEF to Premiere Wednesday, June 1, on FOX
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Award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay and renowned pastry chef Christina Tosi welcome 40 home cooks into the MASTERCHEF kitchen for Season Seven, premiering Wednesday, June 1(8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), on FOX. Throughout the season, special guest judges …

All-New Dating Series COUPLED Debuts, Following Return of HOTEL HELL, Tuesday, May 17, on FOX
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COUPLED, the all-new unscripted dating series produced by Emmy Award winner Mark Burnett (“Survivor,” “The Voice”), will premiere Tuesday, May 17 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), following the Season Three premiere of HOTEL HELL (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on …

AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF WGN AMERICA’S “OUTSIDERS” AIRS TUESDAY, APRIL 5 AT 9:00 PM (ET/PT)
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AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF WGN AMERICA’S “OUTSIDERS” AIRS TUESDAY, APRIL 5 AT 9:00 PM (ET/PT)

WGN America’s record-breaking scripted drama, “Outsiders,” debuts an all new episode, Tuesday, April 5 at 9:00 p.m. (ET/PT). On “Mortar,” written by Ryan Farley and directed by Andrew Bernstein, Houghton promises Ledda that he’ll find justice for Breece’s murder. Big Foster continues to hallucinate about …

GET YOUR MICHAEL KENNETH WILLIAMS FLASHBACK FIX BY WATCHING HIM IN ACTION ON ‘LAW AND ORDER’ AVAILABLE NOW ON SUNDANCE.TV
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In anticipation of the season finale of Sundance TV’s “Hap and Leonard,” airing Wednesday, April 6 at 10/9c, fans can get their fix of the series’ star, Michael Kenneth Williams, with two throwback episodes of “Law and …

A Night of Film at the University of Miami The UM Italian Film Festival Presents the Highly Praised Italian Film, “La Passione”
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A Night of Film at the University of Miami  The UM Italian Film Festival Presents the Highly Praised Italian Film, “La Passione”

The University of Miami (UM) College of Arts & Sciences Department of Modern Languages & Literatures and the UM Italian Film Festival (UMIFF) will host the 5th Annual Italian Film Series presenting the overseas box-office …

White House Wedding Photography Launches in Miami
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White House Wedding Photography Launches in Miami

White House Wedding Photography launched its service in Miami, relocating a renowned celebrity wedding photography brand from California to Florida, the company announced today.  Formerly known as Antonio And Paula Crutchley Photography in Santa Barbara, California, White House Wedding Photography …

Inaugural Dolphins Cancer Challenge Celebrity Golf Tournament hosted by Turnberry Isle Miami
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     April 4, 2016
10:30 a.m. Shotgun Start
 
 
WHERE:               Turnberry Isle Resort and Golf Club 19999 West Country Club Drive, Aventura FL 33180
 
DETAILS:              The Dolphins Cancer Challenge (DCC) will hold its inaugural DCC Celebrity Golf Tournament hosted …

TUNE-IN: WE TV’S CUTTING-EDGE DATING SERIES ‘DRIVEN TO LOVE’ HOSTED BY RAY J PREMIERES THIS FRIDAY, APRIL 1 AT 10PM
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TUNE-IN: WE TV’S CUTTING-EDGE DATING SERIES ‘DRIVEN TO LOVE’ HOSTED BY RAY J PREMIERES THIS FRIDAY, APRIL 1 AT 10PM

In each episode of Driven to Love, one hopeful single will hitch a ride in our tricked out SUV alongside Ray J, who will serve as their personal driver and wingman, providing insightful dating …

CNBC’S ‘FOLLOW THE LEADER’ UNCOVERS THE SECRETS TO ENTREPRENEURIAL SUCCESS BEGINNING WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6 AT 10PM ET/PT
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What makes the most successful business people on the planet different from the rest of us?  Are they simply more driven, smarter, perhaps more ruthless or just blessed with charisma?  Are they born with …

AMC’S HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SECOND SEASON OF “FEAR THE WALKING DEAD” DEBUTS SUNDAY, APRIL 10TH AT 9:00PM ET/PT
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AMC’S HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SECOND SEASON OF “FEAR THE WALKING DEAD” DEBUTS SUNDAY, APRIL 10TH AT 9:00PM ET/PT

AMC’s fan favorite original series “Fear the Walking Dead,” which delivered the highest-rated first season of any series in cable history among total viewers and all key demos in live+3 ratings, debuts its second …

DENNY’S CLIPS IN FOR FIFTH RIDE AS TITLE SPONSOR OF TOUR DE FORCE
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Denny’s restaurants in Florida are gearing up for their fifth consecutive title sponsorship of Tour de Force, a five-day, 270-mile charity bicycle ride that raises money for the surviving family members of Florida law enforcement personnel …

SUNDANCE TV’S ONLINE DESTINATION ADDS TEXAN SPICE WITH JOE R. LANSDALE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
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As the first season of SundanceTV’s hit series “Hap and Leonard” comes to an end (finale to air on SundanceTV on Wednesday, April 6 at 10p/9c), fans can further explore the creative mind of Joe R. …

eMerge Americas 2016
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eMerge Americas 2016

eMerge Americas, a B2B technology conference connecting companies with business and government leaders from North America, Latin America and Europe, today announced Ray Kurzweil, one of the world’s leading inventors, futurist and author of five national best-selling books, as …

Carnival Granted Approval by Cuba to Cruise from U.S. to Cuba starting in May 2016
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Carnival Granted Approval by Cuba to Cruise from U.S. to Cuba starting in May 2016

Carnival Corporation & plc, (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world’s largest leisure travel company, today announced that Cuba has granted approval for the company to begin travel to Cuba starting on May 1, 2016. Following …

Bacardi ‘No-Straw’ Movement
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Bacardi ‘No-Straw’ Movement

In celebration of World Water Day today, Bacardi announces it has launched an in-house initiative to remove straws and stirrers in cocktails at company events.
Starting in its North America regional headquarters office in Coral Gables, Fla., and …

BurgerQ Opens Its Doors In Downtown Dadeland
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BurgerQ Opens Its Doors In Downtown Dadeland

BurgerQ officially opened its doors to the public on March 17, 2016. Hungry, burger-loving foodies can now take a bite out of one of the many delectable items offered by the restaurant, that features locally sourced …

The Grand Beach Hotel Surfside Opens Spa to Enhance Services for Guests and Area Residents
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The Grand Beach Hotel Surfside Opens Spa to Enhance Services for Guests and Area Residents

The oceanfront Grand Beach Hotel Surfside announces the opening of its new full-service Spa at the hotel.
 
“Adding Spa-services to our offering allows guests to enhance their stay at our hotel even further,” says Harald Bindeus, Director …

Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas to Headline 15th Anniversary Honda Civic Tour This Summer
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Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas to Headline 15th Anniversary Honda Civic Tour This Summer

Friday, June 24, 2016-Miami
Multi-platinum selling music artists, Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas, appeared at the Honda Press Preview event during New York Auto Show week today to announce they are headlining the 2016 Honda Civic Tour. The Honda …

‘WOMEN: New Portraits’, a Global Tour of New Photographs by Annie Leibovitz
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‘WOMEN: New Portraits’, a Global Tour of New Photographs by Annie Leibovitz

Art Basel in Miami Beach, Lead Partner UBS, December 1-4, 2016
‘WOMEN: New Portraits’, an exhibition of newly commissioned photographs by renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz will open in San Francisco on March 25, 2016,  in The Presidio’s Crissy Field at 649 Old Mason Street, a …

Cast of The Rich Kids of Beverly Hills chow down at Miami Supercar Rooms
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Cast of The Rich Kids of Beverly Hills chow down at Miami Supercar Rooms

The cast of The Rich Kids of Beverly Hills descended on Miami’s newly opened hotspot in Wynwood, Miami Supercar Rooms, on Friday night (March 4th) to film an episode for the sizzling show’s upcoming …

TransAtlantic Festival April 8 & 9 at North Beach Bandshell
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TransAtlantic Festival April 8 & 9 at North Beach Bandshell

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North Beach Bandshell, 7275 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach 33141

Headline artists Beirut in their Florida debut, set the stage for the 14th TransAtlantic Festival – The Sound of the World Right Now. This year, the …

MIAMI BEACH KUNDALINI YOGA FESTIVAL
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MIAMI BEACH KUNDALINI YOGA FESTIVAL

Saturday, May 28, 2016 – Sunday, May 29, 2016 All Day
Location: North Beach Bandshell
http://MiamiBeachKundaliniYogaFestival.com
Mornings start both days before dawn with Sadhana. Programs in the Bandshell include kundalini yoga classes, lectures, workshops, concerts and more (8:30AM – …

Opera Gallery Grand Opening l THURS March 24 in the Miami Design District
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Opera Gallery Grand Opening l THURS March 24 in the Miami Design District

grand opening of Opera Gallery in the Miami Design District on Thursday, March 24 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Located on the second level of Palm Court, 140 N.E. 39th Street, the gallery houses works by renowned artists including Pablo Picasso, Andy …

unnamed-34Welcome. My name is Daedrian McNaughton, Jamaican born and bred, Miami-based, a full time flight attendant, student pilot, blogger and founder of Premier Guide Miami. I am honored to be the Miami blogger to cover the 1972 Miami Dolphins honored by President Barack Obama at the White House. I have also covered Art Basel in Miami Beach, the Dalai Lama's visit to Miami, the Clinton Global Initiative, various television shows including, The X Factor, The Voice, American Idol, Glee, multiple Bravo series and interviewed over 100 of entertainment stars and celebrities including Dwyane Wade, former vice-president of the United States, Al Gore; Kelly Rowland, Betty White, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Keith Urban, Trace Adkins, Nene Leakes, John Stamos, Kathy Griffin, Nigel Lythgoe, Anthony Bourdain, Sir Richard Branson and son, Sam Branson; Simon Cowell, Suze Orman, Eva Longoria, Jane Lynch, Rosie O'Donnell, Dr. Oz, Joan Rivers, Donald Trump, Kelsey Grammer, Anna Kournikova, Blair Underwood and Vanessa Williams. During my leisure time, I enjoy test driving luxury cars and traveling to exotic and luxurious locales like Ian Fleming's Goldeneye, Jamaica. Connect with me on Twitter @Daedrianm or @PremierGuideMe spmia17-all-attend-300x600[4]