The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau organizes Miami Spice, a mouthwatering restaurant promotion that showcases the best of Miami cuisine. During August and September, restaurants offer three-course meals (Lunch: $23, Dinner: $39) featuring signature dishes created by world-renowned chefs. It’s a tropical fusion of ingredients that makes Miami an epicurean paradise.
LITTLE HAVANA ART WALK
Friday August, 12th, 7pm to 11pm
Southwest 8th Street, between 12th and 17th Ave
The organizers of Cultural Fridays have organized a monthly Little Havana Art Walk. It runs along Calle Ocho (Southwest Eighth Street) in the heart of Little Havana between 12th and 17th avenues. The walk is on the second Friday of every month. Galleries are open 7-11 p.m. including galleries in the Futurama Building, for an opportunity to see paintings, photography, sculpture, mixed media and contemporary pieces.
Little Havana Art Walk
FAMILY DAY ON ARAGON
Saturday August 13th, 2:PM – 5:00 pm
Coral Gables Museum
285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134 United
Summer Splash Party at CGM! It is near the end of summer and we are going all out! Enjoy water games, sprinklers, and a dunk tank at the Museum Plaza. Make your own paper boat, participate in a “boat race”, and win prizes! Bring a towel! Miami’s popular DJ Dale Dale will be playing your favorite summer tunes.
KID FLIX MIX
Saturday August 13th – August 14th @ 11 am
260 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134-5008
The New York International Children’s Film Festival and the Miami International Film Festival returns to Coral Gables with the award-winning collection of short films, the Kid Flix Mix, a perfect treat for young children on Saturday, August 13 & Sunday, August 14, 2016 during our Family Day on Aragon series! A group of musically inclined ants face off against a lumberjack threatening to take down their tree in Pik Pik Pik. More
STALKING THE BOGEYMAN
July 30th – August 28th, 2016
Thursday to Saturday 8:00 pm
Sunday 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
1200 Anastasia Avenue
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
A powerful thriller based on a true story that aired on NPR’s This American Life, it follows renowned journalist David Holthouse’s secret pursuit of justice for a crime hidden for 25 years — and explores the dangers of vengeance, the power of forgiveness, the strength of family — and the bogeymen that lurk inside us all.
“COMMENDABLE AND THRILLING! A brave exploration of a subject that is taboo!”- The New Yorker
Based on “Bodas de sangre” by Federico García Lorca, tells the story of a love triangle between two men and a woman. Two lovers carried away by their passion defying all moral and social rules even challenging their own judgment. The same day of her wedding, the bride and her lover escape on horseback to live their love. Their disobedience will have devastating consequences. The film was nominated for 12 Goya Awards, Spain’s equivalent to the Oscars, including Best Picture. Selected by the Miami Film Festival.
IN THE HIGHTS
A musical with music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, and a book by Quiara Alegría Hudes. It tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. Winner of the 2008 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score, Best Choreography and Best Orchestrations.
Friday August 12th – August 14th @ 1 pm
260 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134-5008
Winner of three Tony Awards® and two Olivier Awards, National Theatre Live’s smash-hit broadcast of the original West End production of The Audience – featuring Helen Mirren’s multi-award-winning performance as Queen Elizabeth II ”Peter Morgan’s royally entertaining glimpse.” – Variety
ART EXHIBITION BY MIRA LEHR
July 23rd to October 3rd @ 4:30 pm
Fairchild Tropical Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road
Coral Gables, FL 33156
Cost: $25 (free with membership)
Mira Lehr, a multimedia artist whose career spans four decades, is a native New Yorker now working in Miami. Her nature-based imagery encompasses painting, design, sculpture and video installations. Processes include non-traditional media such as resin, gunpowder, fire, Japanese paper, dyes and welded steel.
SUNDAY FUNDAYS – TRIVIA NIGHT
*Enjoy Trivia Night Every Second Sunday of the Month in the Gables!* in the Courtyard