CORAL GABLES FARMERS MARKET
Saturday 3/12/2016, 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
In Front of Coral Gables City Hall
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
Browse through and enjoy fresh-picked produce, baked goods, specialty items, gourmet dishes, flowers & plants and much more! The market will also feature live music, cooking demonstrations, arts & crafts, gardening tips and other free activities for all Market shoppers. Bring the whole family and enjoy the great weather, find your choice of fresh fruits and vegetables and experience yet another reason that makes Downtown Coral Gables great!
MIAMI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
March 4th – 14th
Operated by Miami Dade College, the festival features 129 films from 40 countries – the largest selection to date. That number includes 100 features and documentaries and 29 short films. A record 46 films are directed or codirected by women. Screening venues include the historic Olympia Theater, MDC’s Tower Theater, Regal Cinemas South Beach, O Cinema Miami Beach, Coral Gables Art Cinema, Cinépolis in Coconut Grove, and Miami Beach Cinematheque.
FESTIVAL FILMS SCHEDULE AT THE GABLES CINEMA
March 4th -13th
260 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134-5008
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT -MINIONS
Friday 3/11/2016 8:00 pm
11000 Red Rd
Pinecrest, FL 33156
“Wonderfully absurd, brilliantly inventive and totally adorable, the Minions is literally a laugh a minute… You don’t need to be a kid to see this film” Louise Keller-Urban Cinefile
VINICIUS CATUARIA QUINTET
Friday 3/12/2016 8:00 pm
11000 Red Rd
Pinecrest, FL 33156
Cost:$25 / $30
This wonderful quintet will perform a mix songs by the prolific composer Antonio Jobim that will include classics like “Chega de Saudade,” “A Felicidade” and “The Girl from Ipanema”.
INTERNATIONAL ORCHID FESTIVAL 14th Annual
Friday, March 11, 2016 9:30 AM to Sunday, March 13, 2016 4:30 PM
Fairchild Tropical Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road
Coral Gables, FL 33156
Tickets: $25.00, Members Free
Immerse yourself within the world of orchids with over 10,000 orchid plants from local and international vendors. Learn about growing and caring for orchids at home, pick up handmade products from artisan vendors, enjoy delicious foods from local vendors or marvel at the rare orchid species in the American Orchid Society juried show, presented by the Orchid Society of Coral Gables.
Friday, March 11th 8:00pm
16701 SW 72nd Ave
Miami, FL 33157
The Deering Estate Chamber Ensemble presents “9 Progressions.” This concert showcases the Ensemble’s ninth season with a culmination of commissioned and classical works. Program includes audience and Deering Estate Chamber Ensemble favorites with works by Composer-in-Residence: Juraj Kojs and Turina, Mozart/Alkan, and Dvorak, as well as a CD release presentation.
TOONING INTO ELECTIONS
Friday, March 11, 2016 – 6:30pm
Books & Books
265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Jim Morin of the Miami Herald will join Joel Pett of the Lexington Herald Leader, Steve Benson of the Arizona Republic, Ann Telnaes of The Washington Post and Paul Szep, formerly of the Boston Globe, in a panel discussion followed by live ‘tooning on the upcoming election, inspired by the “passions and interest of the masses” – in this case, the audience.
CALLE 8 2106
Sunday, March 13, 2016 – 10:0am
Corner of SW 8th St. and 10th Ave.
Miami, FL 33135
That’s right, Calle Ocho 2016 is here. For 39 consecutive years, the Kiwanis Club of Little Havana has attracted millions of callejeros to SW Eighth Street for America’s largest block party. On Sunday, March 13, el club will again be bringing some of the biggest names in Latin music to the heart of la Pequeña Habana for a full-day of baile y chusmeria.