Lifestyle List: September 6-8
Your guide to weekend events in South Florida.
Throughout the Month
Greater Fort Lauderdale Restaurant Month
When: Through September
Where: Restaurants throughout Broward County
What: During the promotion, the best restaurants in Broward County feature three-course dinners for $35. Participating restaurants include Dune, Terrace Grill, Steak 954, Steelpan, One Door East, Naked Crab, Yolo and others.
When: Through Oct. 6
Where: Cornell Art Museum, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach
What: The exhibit features unique large-scale installations by artists such as Miya Ando, Frank Hyder and Shinduk Kang, creating immersive art experiences.
Marcos Conde pictured
When: Through Sept. 27
Where: Bailey Contemporary Arts, 41 NE First St., Pompano Beach
What: The South Florida artist’s colorful murals are seen in places such as Lauderhill Performing Arts Center and Xtreme Action Park. This solo exhibit shows his passion for creating work that vibrantly showcases nature and people.
Friday, September 6
When: Sept. 6, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Sunrise Civic Center Art Gallery
What: Discover a selection of photography and sculptures focusing on the human countenance created by George Gadson. On September 6th, guests can meet the artist and have a copy of his book, Art Psalms, signed.
Saturday, September 7
Bailey Hall Festival of the Arts
When: Sept. 7, noon
Where: Bailey Hall, 3501 Davie Road, Davie
What: The annual event features performances from Broward College’s dance and music groups as well as food and fun for kids.
Big Bad BBQ Bash
When: Sept. 7, 5-9 p.m.
Where: Esplanade Park, 400 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale
What: Expect hundreds of attendees at the sixth annual networking event, which benefits Special Olympics Florida. Attendees meet Special Olympics athletes and enjoy all-you-can-eat barbecue, live music, raffles, auction, local vendors and drinks. The fun continues with an after party at The Balcony at 9 p.m.
“A Dance With Death”
When: Sept. 7, 6-10 p.m.
Where: Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W. Atlantic Blvd., Pompano Beach
What: During this dinner, attendees put on their 1950s best and travel back in time to try to find the clues that point to the culprit behind a murder at a 1950s.
Sunday, September 8
International Music Fest
When: Sept. 8, 2-8 p.m.
Where: Charles F. Dodge City Center, 601 SW City Center Way, Pembroke Pines
What: The celebration of multiculturalism includes entertainment, food, arts and crafts and music from around the county—all benefiting the American Cancer Society.