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Throughout the Weekend and the Month

Fun throughout the month of November


“Hedwig and the Angry Inch”

  • When: Through Nov. 25
  • Where: Broward Center, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale
  • What: Slow Burn Theatre Co. performs the Broadway musical about an East German transgender woman’s ups and downs in music and love.
  • Info: browardcenter.org


SEED Food &  Wine Week (Pictured above)

  • When: Nov. 7-11
  • Where: Throughout Miami-Dade County
  • What: Celebrities and chefs unite to celebrate plant-based foods, craft beer and wine with dinners, fitness events, a tasting village, fashion show and more.
  • Info: seedfoodandwine.com


Friday, November 9

Eat. Drink. Rock.


Gridiron Grill-Off Food, Wine & Music Festival

  • When: Nov. 9-11
  • Where: The Amp, 1806 NE Sixth St., Pompano Beach
  • What: Events include a grill-off, barbecue competition and concerts by Vince Gill, Daughtry, Sister Hazel and Barenaked Ladies. Concerts are held Nov. 9-11. Festival is held Nov. 10.
  • Info: gridirongrilloff.com


“The Odd Couple”

  • When: 7 p.m.
  • Where: Sunrise Civic Center Theatre, 10610 W Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise
  • What: This adaptation of Neil Simon’s popular play gender flips the laughs when easy-going Olive Madison and high-strung Florence Unger become roommates.
  • Info: sunrisefl.gov


Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening

  • When: 8 p.m.
  • Where: Hard Rock Event Center
  • What: The son of John Bonham, Led Zeppelin’s late drummer, pays tribute to his father and the legendary band with a multimedia journey through the group’s career.
  • Info: myhrl.com


Bobby Collins

  • When: 8 p.m.
  • Where: Miniaci Performing Arts Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero Jr. Blvd., Davie
  • What: The Queens native left an executive position at Calvin Klein for comedy and has reaped the rewards of being nominated for a Grammy, hosting a Showtime special and touring with Jerry Seinfeld, Jay Leno and others.
  • Info: nova.edu/miniaci/events.html


Dance Concert

  • When: Nov. 9 &10, 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Bailey Hall, 3501 Davie Road, Davie
  • What: The Broward College Dance Ensemble performs its annual concert featuring works by faculty and students.
  • Info: baileyhall.org


Fall Garden Festival

  • When: Nov. 9-11
  • Where: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables
  • What: The weekend features fall fun, including music, a beer garden, food vendors, cooking demonstrations from Miami chefs, antiques, and sales of jewelry, soaps and art.
  • Info: fairchildgarden.org


Saturday, November 10

Grab some friends and spend the weekend music and fall fun.


Moving Day Miami

  • When: Activities, 8 a.m.; walk, 10 a.m.
  • Where: 1075 Biscayne Blvd., Miami
  • What: Hosted by the Parkinson’s Foundation, the fundraising event creates awareness to support research and community programs those with Parkinson’s disease. Features an area for children, a caregiver’s relaxation tent, and a movement pavilion with yoga, dance, Tai Chi, Pilates and other activities.
  • Info: MovingDayMiami.org


Art in the Park

  • When: Nov. 10-11
  • Where: Liberty Tree Park, 7421 NW Fifth St., Plantation
  • What: The fine arts and craft show is the 52nd annual event from the Plantation Junior Woman’s Club with more than 100 artists and crafters, vendor booths, kids corner and live music.
  • Info: artintheparkplantation.com


Swampfest Bluegrass Festival

  • When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Where: Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie
  • What: The day of music includes performances from popular bluegrass band Special Consensus as well as local acoustic performers The Kody Norris Show, Uproot Hootenanny, and
    Matthew Sabatella & the Rambling String Band.
  • Info: flamingogardens.org


Moonlight Magic

  • When: 6 p.m.
  • Where: Coral Springs Marriott, 11775 Heron Bay Blvd., Coral Springs
  • What: The gala supports the Sawgrass Nature Center’s work in protecting native wildlife with cocktails, gourmet dinner, and silent and live auctions.
  • Info: sawgrassnaturecenter.org


Horseshow Hoedown

  • When: 6-10:30 p.m.
  • Where: Tradewinds Park, 3600 W. Sample Road, Coconut Creek
  • What: Equine-Assisted Therapies of South Florida hosts its 10th annual event featuring a buffet, games, auctions and live entertainment.
  • Info: equineatsf.org


Light in the Night

  • When: 7 p.m.
  • Where: Mizner Park Amphitheater, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton
  • What: The 2-mile walk features a kids zone and food trucks in support of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
  • Info: lightthenight.org


Fall Art on the Square

  • When: Nov. 10-11
  • Where: Cornell Art Museum, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach
  • What: Hundreds of artists from around the country show their work at the outdoor juried show.
  • Info: cornellartmuseum.org


Lynn Philharmonia No. 3

  • When: Nov. 10-11
  • Where: Wold Performing Arts Center, 3601 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton
  • What: The orchestra performs with the winners of the annual concerto competition.
  • Info: lynn.edu/events


RockFest 80s

  • When: Nov. 10-11
  • Where: Miramar Regional Park Amphitheater, 16801 Miramar Parkway, Miramar
  • What: Get ready to rock with Vince Neil, Kicks, Stellar Revival, Kix and more 1980s bands.
  • Info: rockfest80s.com


Sunday, November 11

Wind down with cultural events


Exotics on Las Olas

  • When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Where: Las Olas Blvd., SE 6th Ave. to SE 11th Ave., Fort Lauderdale
  • What: Check out high-end and exotic cars in the industry, including one of Jeff Gordon’s famous race cars and the unveiling of a new motorcycle by Paul Teutul Sr. of the popular TV show, American Chopper. Proceeds benefit the Wounded Veterans Relief Fund.
  • Info: exoticsonlasolas.com


Veterans Day Concert

  • When: 7 p.m.
  • Where: Mizner Park Amphitheater, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton
  • What: The free concert invites guests to bring a chair or blanket and offers complimentary chair rentals for veterans and active military personnel.
  • Info: myboca.us/826/Mizner-Park-Amphitheater


Photo by MagicalPhotos.com / Mitchell Zachs
  • Miami Book Fair
  • When: Nov. 11-18
  • Where: Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., Miami
  • What: The 35th annual Miami Book Fair brings more than 500 authors from around the world to speak to readers and sign autographs including Michael Ondaatje and Pete Souza.
  • Info: miamibookfair.com


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