Nov 15 – 22
During eight days each November hundreds of authors and thousands of readers converge on Downtown Miami for the nation’s primary literary festival. And when that’s over, we keep it going, month in, month out.
November 7, (5:30am-7:30am)
The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay! The price of the sunrise photography program also includes admission to the Estate during regular hours (10AM to 4PM) on the same day. Please note that you must register and pay in advance.
Let Him Go
Nov 6 – 12
260 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134
Red Carpet Premiere of Let Him Go on Friday, November 6 at 7:30 pm
Books & Books owner and Gables Cinema board member Mitchell Kaplan’s latest production is a thrilling family drama starring Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, and Lesley Manville. Following the tragic loss of their son, retired sheriff George Blackledge (Costner) and his wife Margaret (Lane) leave their Montana ranch to rescue their young grandson from the clutches of a dangerous family in the Dakotas, headed by matriarch Blanche Weboy (Manville). When they discover the Weboys have no intention of letting the child go, George and Margaret are left with no choice but to fight for their family.
Join us for the Coral Gables
Top 10 Outdoor Dining Experiences in the Gables
Coral Gables Magazine
Al Fresco Café Society
When Miami-Dade County ordered indoor dining closed in July, restaurants across the Gables rose to the occasion with inventive outdoor options. The number of restaurants with outside seating rose from less than 40 to more than 90.
DATE NIGHT: LIVE BOSSA NOVA WITH MERAISES
Friday, November 13, 2020
7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33156
Cost: $30 (members) $45 (non members)
As part of our Date Night Series, we welcome Bossa Nova and Jazz songstress Meraises. Guests are welcome to enjoy a nighttime stroll through the Garden from 7:30pm to 8:30pm. Meraises performance begins at 8:30pm. Bring a blanket, a bottle of wine and your favorite accoutrements; it’s time to chill, unwind and enjoy some live music under the stars. Our Glasshouse Cafe will also be open for your cocktail, wine and food needs.
The Good Ancestor: A Radical Prescription for Long-Term Thinking
Sunday, November 8, 1 PM
LIVE via Crowdcast
The most important question we must ask ourselves is, “Are we being good ancestors?”
So said Jonas Salk, who developed the polio vaccine in 1953 but refused to patent it—forgoing profit so that more lives could be saved.
FREE ENTRY NATIONAL PARKS
November 11: Veterans Day\
National parks are America’s best idea, and there are more than 400 parks available to everyone, every day. The fee-free days provide a great opportunity to visit a new place or an old favorite, especially one of the national parks that normally charge an entrance fee. The others are free all the time. The entrance fee waiver for fee-free days does not cover amenity or user fees for activities such as camping, boat launches, transportation, or special tours.
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events
Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to noon
City Hall parking lot (405 Biltmore Way)
Residents can recycle old electronics, dispose of household hazardous waste in an environmentally friendly manner, and shred any sensitive documents safely and securely onsite. The process is quick and easy. Attendees pull into the parking lot in their vehicles and staff will unload the items. Everyone should be prepared to show proof of Coral Gables residency. Due to COVID-19 and to ensure the health and safety of all there are strict guidelines in place. All attendees must stay in their vehicle at all times, no walk-ins permitted, no early or late drop-offs allowed (before 9 a.m. or after 12 p.m.). For more information including a list of accepted items and to download an event site map please
HIGH PINES MARKET WATCH
In the last 6 months 21 homes have been sold in High Pines. Just one home less compared to the same period last year.