CORAL GABLES RESTAURANT WEEK
June 5th-to June th25
Your favorite restaurant Coral Gables
Cost: Varies by Restaurant
It’s time for all foodies to rejoice! In one month, Downtown Coral Gables will be showcasing its best bites and sips during the tenth annual Coral Gables Restaurant Week! The tenth annual Coral Gables Restaurant Week will occur from June 5th to June 25th for three weeks of culinary paradise for your taste buds. Over 40 restaurants in Downtown Coral Gables will have exclusive prix-fixe Coral Gables Restaurant Week menus at a discounted rate of over 20%. Each restaurant’s menu will showcase their chef’s techniques and skills by including the best dishes the restaurant has to offer. Reservations are highly suggested.
The winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, is coming to the Area Stage Company stage. Spring Awakening explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood with a poignancy and passion that is illuminating and unforgettable. The landmark musical is an electrifying fusion of morality, sexuality and rock and roll that is exhilarates audiences across the nation like no other musical in years.
MELISA ALDANA – SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Tenor saxophonist Melissa Aldana is the first female instrumentalist and the first South American ever to win the prestigious Thelonious Monk Competition. She is also a recipient of the Martin E. Segal Award from Jazz at Lincoln Center and a two-time recipient of the Altazor Award, Chile’s highly prestigious national arts prize. With her quartet—Aldana, saxophone; Sam Harris, piano; Pablo Menares, bass; and Craig Weinrib, drums—and a program that includes the music of jazz sax legends, Melissa is sure to kick off the CAP 2017 Summer Concert Series with a roar!
LITTLE HAVANA ART WALK
2nd Friday of the Month
Little Havana Art Galleries
South West 8th Street
between 12th and 17th Ave.
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. Call 305-643-5500 for more info.
IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU
Audiences are cordially invited to the wedding of the year, and the most entertaining and hysterically funny musical comedies to come direct from Broadway to Miami in years. The bride is Jewish. The groom is Catholic. Her mother is a force of nature; his mother is a tempest in a cocktail shaker. And when the bride’s ex-boyfriend shows up, the perfect wedding starts to unravel faster than one can whistle, “Here Comes the Bride.” USA Today called this South Florida premiere “endearingly old-fashioned in spirit and decidedly contemporary in execution.
KEVIN HART – I CAN’T MAKE THIS UP
Superstar comedian and Hollywood box office star Kevin Hart turns his immense talent to the written word by writing words. Some of those words include: the, a, for, above, and even even. Put them together and you have the funniest, most heartfelt, and most inspirational memoir on survival, success, and the importance of believing in yourself since Old Yeller.
THE NEW HORIZONS BAND
Friday 6/9 6:00 p.m – 7:00 p.m.
The Palace Coral Gables
1 Andalusia Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
The concert is free and open to the public. Complimentary valet parking is available at The Palace Coral Gables.
GIRALDA AL FRESCO
Every Saturday on the New Giralda Plaza
12:00 p.m. – midnight
100 Block of Giralda Restaurant Row
Coral Gables, FL 33134
The entire Giralda Plaza is set for completion this summer but you don’t have to wait until then to enjoy the new outdoor plaza. “Giralda Al Fresco” is now available every Saturday from 8 a.m. until midnight on the new Giralda Plaza at the Ponce de Leon entrance to Restaurant Row. Support your local merchants and come experience outdoor dining from your favorite Giralda restaurants.
FAMILY DAY ARAGON
FANTASTIC MR. FOX
Saturday 6/10 & Sunday 6/11 11:00 a.m.
285 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Wes Anderson is known for his idiosyncratic directing style, mixing in symmetric compositions with bright colors and detailed miniatures. With Fantastic Mr. Fox, he pushes those elements to their max by creating a stop-motion wonder. Featuring the voices of Anderson stalwarts Jason Schwartzmann, Bill Murray and Owen Wilson while also including actors such as George Clooney and Meryl Streep, Fantastic Mr. Fox is the story of a family of foxes living an idyllic home life.