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Friday, August 12

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  STEPPING OUT FLORIDA

        FRIDAY, AUGUST 12

 

WE CONTINUE TO PROVIDE YOU WITH INFORMATION AND HUMOR…AND BOTH LIVE EVENTS & VIRTUAL!

                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Where to Find Music & Dancing:    (Call Venues to Confirm)      

(MORE on the front HOME page!  CLICK HERE &  Scroll down to ‘Ongoing’)

Boca:

Brickyard at 7050 W. Palmetto Park Rd.-561-544-0001 on Friday, Saturday (Latin) from 10pm and Sundays (Live Reggae from 10pm to 5am with Happy Hour Drink Pricing All Night);  The Boca Raton Plaza Hotel at 2901 N. Federal Hwy., Boca Raton, call 561-750-9745;  The Funky Biscuit; 303 SE Mizner Blvd, Boca Raton 33432 https://www.funkybiscuit.com/full-event-list/  Crazy Uncle Mikes at 6450 N. Federal Hwy. in Boca, CrazyUncleMikes.com or call 561-931-2889;  Cosmos: 99 SE 1st (formerly Platforms); And Pavilion Grille (see full ad below)

Delray:

Arts Garage at 94 NE 2nd Avenue in Delray Beach at artsgarage.org or 561-450-6357;  Boston’s on the Beach at 40 S. Ocean Blvd.  in Delray Beach, call 561-278-3364;   Johnnie Brown’s at 301 E. Atlantic Ave. in Delray, JohnnieBrowns.com or call 561-243-9911;   Silverball Retro Museum at 19 NE 3rd Ave. in Delray Beach, call 561-266-3294; Magic Bus (Classic Rock) at  The Blue Anchor Pub  at 804 E. Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach, call to confirm band, 561-272-7272;  Ocean One located in Delray Marketplace  (north end of mall),  14851 Lyons road, Suite 122, Delray Beach 33446     www.Ocean1Grill.com

Boynton and North:

Rhum Shak at 802 Lake Avenue in Lake Worth, call 561-755-7486;  Mathews Brewing Company, 130 S H St., Lake Worth mathewsbrewingcompany.com      Das Bier Garden at 1203 Town Center Drive in Jupiter, call 561-776-8669;  Old Key Lime, 300 E Ocean Ave, Lantana  oldkeylimehouse.com

West Palm Beach:

Copper Blues Rock Pub, 550 S. Rosemary Ave., call 561-404-4101; The Blind Monk, 410 Evernia St.,  Click here;   City Place on the Plaza, 500 S. Rosemary Avenue, Clematis by Night in Centennial Sq. (Fri. & Sat. 7pm), E. R. Bradley’s, 104 Clematis Street, Click here O’Shea’s Irish Pub, 531 Clematis, Click here Renegades Country Bar & Grill, 600 Village Blvd. and Respectable Street, 518 Clematis St., Click Here

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August 12-Pavilion Grille

Brooklyn’s Best

6pm: Dinner Starts being served; Music starts at 8pm;  You’ll find it hard not to get up on the dance floor! Guaranteed!  It feels great to get out once again and Meet, Dine, and Dance at the Pavilion Grille in Boca Raton! Both Singles and Couples welcome! Full Dinner Menu is available. $25 Food and Beverage minimum on Friday and Saturday; ($20 Food and Beverage minimum Tuesday-Thursday;)  Call 561-912-0000 for reservations or more information. Pavilion Grille, 301 Yamato Rd, Boca Raton, 33431, is located in the lobby of the FNBCC Bank Building located on the NE corner of the intersection of Dixie Hwy and Yamato Road, and has distinctive large glass sides. FREE parking in the lot or garage and enter the lobby to a wonderful world of music and dancing.  www.PavilionGrille.com    What a great place to dine & dance the night away!

HAPPY HOUR IS BACK! Tuesday-Friday from 4pm to 6pm; Open for Lunch Tuesday through Friday, from 12pm to 3pm, We are also open for Take-out.

Bravo to The Pavilion-Just mentioned in The Sun Sentinel for being in the TOP 5 Best Restaurant Deals for Restaurant Week:

Hungry for restaurant deals? We’ve got the Top 5 discounts for Bon Appétit Boca month
By Phillip Valys                Pavilion Grille, 301 Yamato Road, Boca Raton; 561-912-0000; PavilionGrille.com

This tried-and-true veteran, located in the atrium of the Stonegate Bank Building, has a well-appointed dance floor to accompany its three-course lunch ($25 per person) and dinner ($39 per person). For lunch, sample the ricotta-and-parmesan-stuffed eggplant rollatini topped with marinara as the appetizer, the shrimp pappardelle porcini or chicken Milanese with greens and aged balsamic glaze for the main, and double-chocolate mousse cake for dessert. For dinner, begin with clams oreganata, and for entrees choose between duck a l’orange or grilled veal chop porcini. Finish with housemade tiramisu.

It Takes Two, Saturday, August 20

The Week Ahead:  Saturday, August 13: Closed for a Private Party; Tuesday, August 16: Cachet Band with Johnny Minnis

The Pavilion’s great Chef Cristian, formerly of Josephine’s, Tavolino’s

and Casa de Angelo will add his distinct Italian touch to our menu.

 

 

August 12-Michael Bublé Performs

8 p.m. The charismatic crooner is touring in support of his new album, “Higher,” a collection of originals and covers, including Sam Cooke’s “Bring It on Home to Me” and Willie Nelson’s “Crazy.” Again, the most daring track on the album is his energetic cover of Barry White’s “You’re the First, the Last, My Everything,” which he included in sets on recent European dates. FLA Live Arena, Sunrise; $65+  For tickets, click here: Ticketmaster.com

 

August 12-The 2nd Annual Battle of the Bands Competition

7:00 PM - 10:30 PM-FREE EVENT/ Open to the Public; BAND LINEUP: School of Rock, Boca Raton House Band; Maximum Friction, Harmonious Rage, The Honey Project, Audio Crisis, Crush Company, Stumble Steady.   JUDGING AND PRIZES: Awards will be announced at 10:30pm. The finalist band in each category will be awarded $2,500. Held at Mizner Park Amphitheater, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton 33432 For more info, visit the Battle of the Bands webpage: CLICK HERE

 

August 12 to September 30-Fort Lauderdale Restaurant Month 

Fort Lauderdale Restaurant Month (actually 2 months)-Good meals and good deals! Now in its 13th year, the Broward promotion will feature more than 50 restaurants offering three-course dinners priced from $35. Most restaurants are in Fort Lauderdale, with others scattered throughout the county. A full list of participating restaurants may be found at sunny.org/restaurantmonth . The three-course dinners include appetizer, entree and dessert. Premium dishes, drinks and wine pairings cost extra. Some restaurants do not offer the promotion on Fridays and Saturdays. (Note: Miami Spice and Flavor Palm Beach will run from Sept. 1-30)

 

August 12- FREE Business Webinar: Start, Get Funding, Grow & Run A Successful Business

11:30am to 1pm-This workshop covers the services offered by FLWBC (Florida Women’s Business Center) to support you in achieving your goals… Including FREE 1 on 1 counseling; Held at Lake Park Public Library | 529 Park Avenue, Lake Park, FL Registration Required:  Questions or comments contact Maria@nullFLWBC.org or 561-265-3790 x111  or Lake Park Public Library @ 561-881-3330  For more info. and to Register, CLICK HERE

 

August 12-The Original Studio-54 Band-At Galuppi’s in Pompano

4pm to 7pm: Acoustic Live Music & Happy Hour;  7:30pm to 11pm-The Original Studio-54 Band- The hottest hits of the Motown and Disco era-The 11-Piece band plays music of the dance days of the 70’s and early 80s;  Come for dinner and enjoy the show! There’s no cover charge. First come first served. Reserved seating available for a small charge by purchasing a band box online. Located at 1103 N Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, FL 33062-Reservations recommended. Make advance seat reservations by calling 954-785-0226. More info: CLICK HERE  At 1101 N. Federal Hwy., Pompano 33062  Call for more information 954-785-0226 or CLICK HERE

 

August 12- Karaoke Night with Trish in Delray

7pm to 10pm-Event by Trish McKibbin and Fire & Ice Productions Karaoke-Held at the Hyatt Place Delray Beach, 104 NE 2nd Avenue-Call 561-330-3530 to confirm

 

 

August 12-Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort- Live Entertainment 

Located at: 1111 N. Ocean Drive, Hollywood, FLCLICK HERE  and for the August calendar: Click here

Bandshell

  • 8/12 | Streetlight Entertainment| Top 40s, pop
  • 8/13 | Mantrap | Latin, top 40’s, disco
  • 8/14 | Brothers of others | Rock through the ages

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Margaritaville Restaurant
Sunday – Thursday (8pm-11pm)
Fri – Sat (9pm to Midnight)

  • 8/12 | Stereotomy | 80s Night
  • 8/13 | 30hz | Yacht Rock
  • 8/14 | Jeffery James Harris |blues rock

5 O’Clock Somewhere
Wednesday -Saturday | 5pm-8pm   Sundays | 3pm-6pm

*All dates are subject to change

  • 8/12 | Marcus Amaya | Beach Rock
  • 8/13 | Pump | Rock Through the Decades
  • 8/14 | Nick Osman | Country Sundays

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August 12-Blue Jean Blues

5:30 to 7:30pm-Ginetta Vendetta Solo-Cool Jazz
8:30pm to 12:30am-Jes and the Gigalows-R & B, Soul, Pop
($5 Entertainment Charge on Friday & Saturday only)

Live Music Every Night-3320 NE 33rd Street, Ft. Lauderdale 33308-(2 blocks N. of Oakland Pk. Blvd. & A1A)-Info: www.bjblive.com  or Phone: 954-306-6330  Visit:  https://bluejeanblues.live/ or for the calendar: CLICK HERE

August 12- The Mizner Park Artisan Market-Every Friday

4pm to 9pm-Held at Mizner Park, Plaza Real in Boca Raton, at the South end of the plaza. The Artisan Markets will feature unique artisan and handcrafted items with delightful stands of makers, artists, crafters, producers, bakers and shakers.

 

August 12-“Art After Dark” Every Friday at The Norton Museum of Art

5pm to 10pm-A New Experience Every Friday Night! Art After Dark mixes art and entertainment every Friday night! Enjoy live performances, film screenings, art workshops, and more. Programs are currently being presented both in-person and online.  August 12: 90’s Decade Night;  August 19: Artist Tour (artists lead informal 30-minute gallery talks about works in the Norton’s collection and special exhibitions.)  For Art After Dark, CLICK HERE     Check out other videos, playlists, discussions and events:   CLICK HERE

 

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AT THE CASINOS:

 

August 12-Casino-Seminole Casino Coconut Creek-Live Entertainment Tonight

NOTE: LIVE ENTERTAINMENT THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY in the Legends Lounge: CLICK HERE

Dining, Bars & Lounges, Entertainment, Promotions; Now a smoke-free casino experience with 140 Slots and six live Table Games, Concerts and Comedy Shows; Located at 5550 NW 40th Street, Coconut Creek, FL 33073  Phone: 954-977-6700  For more info, CLICK HERE

Live Entertainment August 12 and 13-In Legends Lounge, Sorrisi, Nectar Lounge, Sunset Grille and Smoke-Free Pavilion    For more info on Friday & Saturday, CLICK HERE

August 12 at 3pm-Abby Owens in Sorrisi
August 12 at 6pm-Manny Diquez Duo-Legends Lounge
August 12 at 7pm-Steelhouse in Nectar Lounge
August 12 at 8pm-DJ ReRe on the Casino Floor
August 12 at 9pm-NES All Star Band in Sunset Grill
August 12 at 9pm-Soleilo & Ricca in the Smoke-free Pavilion
August 12 at 11pm- DJ Valentine in Nectar Lounge

 

August 12-Casino at Dania Beach-Live Entertainment 

Casino, Concert Venue, Comedy Club; The newest casino in Broward County;  Try out an all new gaming and see some shows; 301 E Dania Beach Blvd, Dania Beach 33004 -Phone: 954-920-1511 or for entertainment schedule, click here: www.casinodaniabeach.com/entertainment

August 12- 60th Jamaican Independence Celebration

August 20- Lovesong-The Cure Tribute
August 26- Stayin’ Alive- Bee Gees Tribute
August 27- Head Games- A Tribute to Foreigner

August 12-Casino-The Big Easy Casino-Live Entertainment

(formerly “Mardi Gras” Casino)- 831 N Federal Hwy, Hallandale Beach, FL, 954-924-3200 or email:  info@nullthebigeasycasino.com  Hours of Operation: 7 days a week: 9:00am-3:00am;  Poker Room Open 10am to 4am, 7 days a week-Call to confirm or click here:https://thebigeasycasino.com/

August 13- VAM Band- 8pm to 11pm-Party Music, Variety, Funk, Soul, Motown, R & B

August 26- Disco Night-8pm to 11:30pm- Mix of Techno,Salsa & House Music

August 27- Live Junkanoo Band-10pm-Grand Prize Giveaway at 11pm

August 12-Casino- Palm Beach Kennel Club (PBKC) in West Palm- Entertainment

Offering exciting horse racing simulcast action, exceptional dining, fun events and one of Florida’s largest poker rooms. At 1111 N. Congress Avenue in West Palm;  For more info:  https://pbkennelclub.com/ or  561-683-2222

August 28- Sports Card & Memorabilia Show-10am to 3pm- Featuring Signed Icon-2nd Floor poker room

 

August 12-Casino- The Isle in Pompano Beach-EVENTS

CLICK HERE-

Enjoy Sunday Brunch 10am-3pm;   Fish Fry Every Friday 954-972-2000- Located at 777 Isle Of Capri, Pompano Beach, FL 33069

 

August 12-  “Art of the Hollywood Backdrop”
Exhibition at the Boca Raton Museum of Art

The world premiere of Art of the Hollywood Backdrop features original, full-sized matte painting backdrops used in Hollywood’s Golden Age in films like “Singin’ in the Rain,” “The Sound of Music,” “North by Northwest,” and “Ben-Hur.”  Long guarded by the major studios as special effect secrets, these monumental illusions will transport viewers into cinematic history and reveal the breathtaking technical painting and drawing virtuosity of artists creating specifically for the camera’s eye. With 22 scenic backdrops, this exhibition honors the unsung artists who created these monumental canvases for Hollywood films, going back almost 100 years. (Exhibition runs till January 22, 2023)  WATCH THIS VIDEO: CLICK HERE   For more info. and to purchase tickets, CLICK HERE

 

 

August 12- Frank Wilson & Paul Anthony

9pm to 12-Midnight at Mixx Every Friday; Frank T. Wilson, Jr.,  and Paul Anthony perform Oldies that everybody knows and loves. Come hear 50’sDoo Wop, 60’s Motown & Soul, 70’s Philly Soul & Disco Dance,  and 80’s to the Present Dance and Club music- At Mixx Boca Raton, 2621, N. Federal Hwy., Boca Raton 33431  For info. CLICK HERE  or reservations, call: 561-756-8993 or email:  MixxBocaRaton@nullgmail.com

 

 

August 12 to 14-  Comedy Club in Dania Pointe-Deon Cole and Coleology Tour

7:30pm to 10pm-Dania Beach Improv- Located at Dania Pointe (near Bowlero), tickets are ON SALE now for some of the hottest comedians on tour. Click here to browse the upcoming lineup & get tickets. NOTE: Most shows WILL sell out approximately two weeks in advance, so get your tickets ASAP! Seating is First Come, First Served. Due to Covid 19, Guidelines capacity is limited. Arrive early to be sure of a good seat.  Location: Dania Improv,  177 North Pointe Drive #STE J105,  Dania Beach, FL 33004 -For more info. call 954-981-5653 or CLICK HERE – To confirm info., to see the calendar and to purchase tickets, CLICK HERE

 

August 12-Cosmo’s Nightclub & Lounge-Ladies Night

8pm-2am- Doors Open-No Cover- (formerly Platforms)-99 SE 1st Avenue, Boca Raton-Ladies Drink Free from 9pm to 11pm-CosmosNightClubLounge.com  Phone: 561-617-1873

August 12- The Original Friday Night Car Cruise

6pm to 9pm-Every Friday- At 11590 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33325-Open to the public- Held at the Plaza at Davie just East of Lowe’s! Join us every Friday. All makes and models — classics, exotics, and custom cars are welcome. $5 Entrance fee for show-cars. Please park to the East of Lowe’s. For more info., CLICK HERE

 

August 12-Muddy Waters Restaurant – OPEN! Come on in!  “A Lotta Key West in Deerfield Beach!”  

Exciting news! We renovated our kitchen so we can serve you better! NEW MENU, too!

NEW DESSERTS, AND “DESSERT BEVERAGES” (Try a “Key Lime Pie Martini!”) FOR THE MENU, CLICK AND SCROLL DOWN!!      -CLICK HERE

Monday: Irish Monday (Corned Beef & Cabbage, Shepherd’s Pie)-Wear a Muddy Waters shirt or hat & get a drink on us! (Domestic beer, House Wine or Well Drink)
Tuesday: Parrot Head Tuesday (Burger in Paradise, Mother Ocean Clam Bake)
Wednesday: Caribbean Wednesday (Jamaican Tacos, Jerk Chicken Philly, Yucatan Paella)
Thursday: Mardi Gras Thursday (Karaoke 8pm till ??) Jambalaya at its Cajun Best, Gator Po’ Boy)
Friday: Fish Friday (Floribbean Samuel Adams Beer Battered Fish Fry)
Saturday: Shrimpen’ Out Saturdays (99 cents each…fried, steamed, cold, blackened or grilled-minimum of 6)   (Oysters 99 cents, too)
Sunday: Prime Time Sunday (Prime Rib)
  HAPPY HOUR EVERY DAY OF THE WEEK 4PM to 7PM  
  MENU: CLICK HERE  

HOURS OF OPERATION: OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK- Sunday to Thursday 11AM -9PM;   Friday & Saturday 11AM to 10PM  (Take Out & Dine In Available) 

FREE DRINK (on Mondays) when you wear a Muddy’s t-shirt or hat   

” A Lotta Key West Right Here in Deerfield Beach”! Come slip into “Island Mode”!    2237 W. Hillsboro Blvd, Deerfield Beach, FL 33442   Phone: 954-428-6577 | email: mwaters@nullmuddywaters.biz    website:  www.MuddyWatersRestaurant.com    Click to View Menu   Click to View Virtual Tour

NEW! Locally brewed CRAFT BEERS on Tap!

NEXT CHARCOAL BBQ: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3!! (First Saturday of every month)

 

 

 

August 12 to Sept. 5: Art Made from Ocean Debris!

Flamingo Gardens & Free Our Seas Presents this Special Exhibit called “Flotsam Fauna”-Art Made from Ocean Debris!

10 sculpture displays made with flip flops, ocean debris and salvaged plastics picked up on South Florida shores. Created by local artists Kurt and Manon Weiss. A “Pollution Solutions” exhibit will also be featured in the Gallery. There will be additional Specialty Weekend Programming on select dates;  Back 2 School Weekend August 13 – 14, and Closing Weekend September 3-5. For an additional fee, there will also be select dates for Moonlight Tours; June 11, July 16 and August 13.

Admission to the Flamingo Gardens is $21.95 for ages 12+, $15.95 for ages 3-11, Flamingo Gardens members and children 2 or younger are free. Narrated tram tour, Gallery displays and specialty weekend programing are included in admission price. Tickets may be purchased online or on-site in the Welcome Center/Gift Shop.  60 acres of lush gardens and beautiful wildlife!  The sculptures are provided by Free Our Seas, a South Florida environmental organization. Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie, 954-473-2955, For more info. CLICK HERE:  flamingogardens.org

 

 

August 12-Canoe & Kayak Rentals

A message from Friends of Loxahatchee Refuse:  A new provider—Loxahatchee Adventures—has started operations at the canoe and kayak rental facility adjacent to the Lee Road boat ramps. Current hours are Friday through Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with last launch at 3:00 p.m. Hours will be expanded after initial launch. Call Loxahatchee Adventures at 855-916-5692 for rentals or more information or Click here:  https://loxahatcheefriends.com/ 

August 12- Programs at Pompano Beach Arts: Jazz, Arts, More…

7pm-The Pompano Beach Cultural Affairs Department is proud to announce a variety of programs-Check out the City of Pompano Beach’s Facebook page or for more information www.pompanobeacharts.org/ events

August 11- A Taste of Jazz

August 14- Valerie Tyson Band

 

August 12, 13, 14-Clematis Street Interactive Waterworks Show at Centennial Fountain

8pm to 10pm-Centennial Fountain comes to life with lights and music in an interactive dancing fountain waterworks show. Beautiful new dancing fountain feature at 150 N. Clematis Street, West Palm Beach. Shows are Thursdays–Sundays, 8–10 p.m. with three shows per hour;  The fountain has been decked out with a state-of-the-art operating system giving water the power to dance to music and 109 LED lights with 16.7 million colors. Interactive play is not allowed during special programming. Visitors must remain behind the ropes when viewing shows. However, Centennial Fountain runs in normal interactive play mode daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information, call 561-822-1515.

 

August 12- Outdoor (Screened) Dancing at Ocean One in Delray Marketplace 

6pm to 9:30pm-Just like Ocean One formerly located on Atlantic Avenue (east), here’s a new place to dance 7 nights a week outside on the patio but under cover, (and on Fridays and Sundays, it’s with fabulous DJ Jammin’ Jimmy. He plays every genre of music and it’s always very danceable: hustle, swing, Latin.) The food is good and inexpensive, and it’s still 3 drinks for $10, and $3 beers. Spacious, trendy indoor/outdoor bar, plenty of indoor/outdoor seating. Masks are required while dancing. Reservations may be made online. Ocean One is located in Delray Marketplace  (north end of mall),  14851 Lyons road, Suite 122,  Delray Beach 33446   Phone: 561-565-5501      www.Ocean1Grill.com

 

August 12, 13, 14-Cafe Vico Restaurant

For schedule: CLICK HERE-Live Music-At 1125 N. Federal Hwy.-Ft. Lauderdale 33304-Phone: 954-565-9681   Second Location: (formerly Nick’s)- 3496 N. Ocean Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale 33308  Phone: 954- 563- 6441 Happy Hour from 4- 6pm Daily;  Live Entertainment Thursday – Sunday  CLICK HERE

 

August 12 and 13- Music on the Patio at Max’s in Mizner Park

At Max’s Grille in Mizner Park in Boca Raton-8:30pm-11:30pm (Weather Permitting) More info: click here or call -561-358-0080

 

August 12,13,14 -“Lips” Has Re-Opened in Fort Lauderdale and Announced New Cast Members

Lips, the ultimate in drag dining which was established more than 30 years is back! New talented performers  made their debut during the venue’s return on Thursday, April 22. Dinner shows Thursday through Saturday and Gospel Brunch every Sunday. Yvonne Lamé, Lips founder and co-owner said, “Our new additions, as well as our current cast, represent the top tier of South Florida talent and we’re excited to showcase them as part of our unique brand of dining and entertainment which includes great food, signature drinks and a Las Vegas style show.’ ’In keeping with the tradition of Lips’ nightly themed shows, the reopening will kick off with “The Divas” on Thursday nights, Glitz & Glam every Friday and Saturday and Lips’ drag-a-licious Gospel Brunch on Sunday. Guests will continue to enjoy a delicious dinner served by our ladies of Lips from a popular drag-themed menu which features salads, appetizers and entrees, including Chicken Marsala, Atlantic Salmon, Baby Back Ribs, Steak, Garden Vegetable Curry, Mushroom or Lobster Ravioli. Lips also offers a full bar serving its world-famous frozen cosmos and other tasty specialty drinks. Reservations are required and can be made by calling (954) 567-0987. Follow us on Facebook @LipsFTL and Instagram @lipsfla, or for more information, visit www.lipsusa.com or CLICK HERE

 

August 12-Gatsby’s Joint

Hear live Jazz and Blues–Happy Hour at 5pm-Music 8pm–To see schedule of entertainment, CLICK HERE Located at 2460 E Commercial Blvd, Fort Lauderdale-    Call to confirm:  754-332-2125 for reservations- For more info:   www.gatsbysjoints.com

August 12 and 13- Live Music at Prezzo’s in Boca Raton

8pm – 10pm-Live Music Friday & Saturday-Outside on the patio; Located at 5560 N Military Trail #300, Boca Raton, FL 33496-For schedule:  CLICK HERE  (then click  “Live Music”) or  561-314-6840

 

August 12, 13, 14- Live Music on the Patio at Farmer’s Table

Great Food, Cocktails & Patio Views!  Voted 100 Best Al Fresco Restaurants in America by OpenTable;  All is socially-distanced, in one of Palm Beach County’s largest outdoor facilities. Weekend Line Up:  Friday and Saturday,  6:30pm-9pm;  Sunday, Jazz Brunch 11am-2pm;  $7 Bar Bites Menu; Every day, starting at 5pm.  Farmer’s Table Boca,  1901 N Military Trail, Boca Raton 33431   CALL TO CONFIRM: 561-417-5836  or CLICK HERE

 

August 12-Virtual / Online Wine Tasting / “Yappy Hour”

Yappy Hour-Every Friday With NOTDW (Nectar of the Dogs Wine)

8pm-Tune into “Wine Time with NOTDW,” a weekly series running every Friday at 8 p.m. (or 5pm Pacific Time) on the Nectar of the Dogs Wine Facebook page. Learn more about the company’s story and its passion for wine and supporting dog rescues (we donate a portion of our proceeds to rescues!). Each week will be dedicated to one of our local dog rescue partners to share their mission and let viewers know how they can help. Join us as we introduce one of our varietals each episode and talk to organizations including Live Love Animal Rescue, spca LA, Bark Party and Love at First Mutt. For our Wine Time on Facebook, CLICK HERE To visit our website CLICK HERE or follow us on Instagram to learn more. Our wines are available to purchase on our website, contact us for shipping and delivery options. We are also offering private virtual wine tastings reach out to us for more information on how to schedule your private session.

 

August 12- Webinar Series- Online Computer Skills

“GroovyTek” offers one-on-one, In-Home and Over The Phone personal technology training sessions for smartphones, tablets and computers to help Floridians navigate their technology. (especially geared to those 40 and older). The series will include 45-minute sessions. To see the different sessions and register, click below. All participants will be able to receive a free link to re-watch the sessions as well as a handy package of “How To” PDF’s related to topics covered in each session. (Tuesdays: Staying Connected; Wednesdays: Staying Supplied; Thursdays: Staying Informed;  Fridays: Staying Safe)  Call GroovyTek at 561-560-0123 for help scheduling or to ask any questions related to the series.

 

August 12-Conversation Cafe (Virtual)-Practice the English Language

2pm -4pm-Practice English on Zoom or WhatsApp Every Friday-All are welcome but availability is limited and attendees must register in advance;   (Sponsored by Boca Helping Hands)  For more info:  CLICK HERE

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NEW Restaurants Open & Coming:    (More than 60)  !!!

 FOR FULL LIST, CLICK HERE

Just to Name a Few!

Skillets-(formerly Khaki’s)-7036 W. Palmetto Park Rd., in the Garden Shops in Boca-Classic breakfasts and sandwiches-561-931-2883  www.SkilletsRestaurants.com

Bar 25-(formerly The Mello Mushroom)-Homemade flatbreads, wagyu sliders and buffalo cauliflower tacos; Just off Atlantic Ave. at 25 S.E. 6th Ave., Delray Beach; 561-359-2643; bar25.com

Lynora’s Boca-Authentic Italian dishes with a modern outlook located in the new Uptown Plaza just east of State Rd. 7. at 9560 Glades Rd. Suite 190, Boca Raton, FL 33428  Lynoras.com 561-235-5096

The Blue Dog Cookhouse and Bar, Boca Raton (opened on 4/7) in the former Zinburger location in the Town Center Mall. The restaurant will feature  braised short rib and grilled octopus entrees, 11 types of hamburgers, brunch and craft cocktails. 6000 Glades Road, Suite 108, Boca Raton; BlueDogBoca.com

Mercato Italiano, Boca RatonGourmet market. Just opened in Royal Palm Place. From the same family who owns Cosa Duci Homemade Italian Bakery in Boca Raton at The Shops at University Park. The retail market has pastas, olive oils, deli meats, sandwiches (panino), cheeses, ready-to-go dishes and, of course, breads and pastries. They offer unique Italian imported items.  Patio seating for coffee, wine and soft drinks imported from Italy. 501 SE Mizner Blvd. #80, 561-306-8807, MercatoItalianoBocaRaton.com.

Calaveras Cantina, Open – This Mexican restaurant is located in the spot where Junior’s Restaurant was in Mizner Park, Boca. (The other location is in Jupiter.)

Strike 10 Bowling, open now in Mizner Park, Boca (in the former Uncle Julio’s spot on the corner near the amphitheater)– It’s not an eatery, but it has beautiful center bar. The Strike 10 Bowling location at Gulfstream Park offers a hookah lounge, billiards, a sports bar and more.

American Social, opening soon– With restaurants in Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Tampa and Orlando, this casual sports bar is planning to open in Boca Raton soon.

Corvina Seafood GrilleNew, upscale, serving locally sourced fish and more-official address: 99 SE Mizner Blvd at the back of the building; but located on Plaza Real South – 1 block from Chops Lobster Bar), Boca Raton 33432 Phone: 561-206-0066

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(May Be Changes Below Due to Covid- Call First to Confirm)

 

HAPPY HOURS are Back! (CHECK OUT MORE THAN 60!)

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Norton Museum of Art- “Art After Dark” NOW on FRIDAYS

Art After Dark-Thursdays-COMM_Eblast_Template_AAD_9.26.135pm to 10pm-The Norton’s most popular weekly program (changes every week) – Art After Dark mixes art and entertainment every Friday night! Enjoy live performances, film screenings, art workshops, and more. Programs are currently being presented both in-person and online. Food and beverages are served from the museum’s café, Fratelli Lyon, which offers an à la carte dinner menu from 5pm to 8:30 p.m. For reservations or to call to confirm; 561-832-5196 x 1123, or email fratelli.lyon@nulllyonandlyon.com  Norton Museum is located at 1451 S. Olive Ave. in West Palm Beach; email info@nullnorton.org, or visit norton.org.

 

 

Woofing Waters Dog Park & Marina at Quiet Waters Park— The 2 acre-space in the NW corner of the park includes separate areas (grass and hard surface) for large and small dogs with assorted water features. Cost is $5 for a daily pass, $25 per household for a seasonal pass which is also good at Barkham at Markham Park. For information on vaccination rules and other guidelines, and to see if open, call 954-357-5100 or CLICK HERE

 

 

Bridge-Join for lunch and an ACBL-sanctioned duplicate bridge game. 11:30 a.m. Boca Raton Community Center, 260 Crawford Blvd., Boca Raton. $6. Call to confirm: 954-598-5856.

 

Movie Time at the Library-Call for movie information. 1 p.m. Highland Beach Municipal Library, 3618 S Ocean Blvd., Highland Beach. Free.  Call to confirm: 561-278-5455.

 

The Rooftop@1WLO– Check out the new rooftop lounge with light bites at 1 W. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. It is the latest from Fort Lauderdale’s The Restaurant People, and located on the 7th floor of the One West Las Olas Building (hence the 1WLO name)-Call to confirm or CLICK HERE

 

Evening on the Avenues-6:00 pm – 10:00 pm-The FREE weekly outdoor event features live music, wine and beer garden, and food and specialty item vendors. At The Cultural Plaza-414 Lake Avenue-Lake Worth  33460 For more info and to confirm: 561-493-2550  or www.LakeWorthArts.com  Contact:  etheodossakos@nulllakeworth.org  or 561-533-7335

 

Delray Beach Community Dance Jam7:15 pm – 10:00 pm-Veterans Park Indoor Center-802 NE First St.-Delray Beach-Price: $5.00-The freestyle dancing community event includes instructor-led warm-ups, breathing, meditation and conscious, spontaneous movement.  DJ Dee spins a non-stop eclectic mix of world music, pop, reggae, Latin and rock. Kids are welcome.  Info and call to confirm:  561-243-7350

 

Karaoke-50436_153025288048455_1778_nKaraoke at Flip Flops Dockside Eatery Named 2nd by New Times  in the Top Ten best Karaoke Spots in Palm Beach & Broward counties)-You can start the weekend off right at this seaside bar that aims to bring Key West to Ft. Lauderdale. Every Friday night, Robert Lavalle hosts a night dedicated to karaoke starting at 7:30 p.m. If you need liquid courage, they proudly offer a happy hour all Friday where beer, wine, and well drinks are only $3.  Located directly on the Intracoastal at: 3051 NE 32nd Ave.-Fort Lauderdale, Fl 33308  Call to confirm: Phone:  954-567-1672   Email: flipflopsdocksideeatery@nullhotmail.com

 

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Museum of Discovery & Science is Open with Special $10 Tuesdays until end of October

The Museum has officially resumed full daily operations  Thank you for your understanding, trust and support during these exceptional times. Hours are: Tuesday Through Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. ; Sunday: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

MODS is open to the public. Face coverings are mandatory for all guests, ages 2 and older. Admission is limited and we recommend purchasing admission tickets in advance of your visit.

Museum of Discovery and Science | 401 SW 2nd St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312   mods.org Phone: 954-467-6637

 

IMAX Theater Is Better Than Ever

The Museum of Discovery & Science IMAX Theater-For Info, Click HERE or www.MODIMAX-AutoNation_IMAX_landing_page_bannerS.org

IMAX 3D- Located at 401  SW 2nd St. Fort Lauderdale-Call to confirm: Phone:  954-713-0930

 

The AutoNation IMAX Museum-logo-4e2607477e05c14f758a67593287378bTheater has Imax-New Laser-September 30-2016-Untitledupgraded their projection and sound system to IMAX with 4K Laser; Wait till you see the new IMAX with laser system!  Groundbreaking movie projection technology will transform the AutoNation IMAX 3D Theater experience into one of the most extraordinary theater experiences in the world.
Now the AutoNation IMAX 3D Theater will be the only place in Florida, and one of only a few in the world, to offer 2D and 3D movies using the new IMAX WITH LASER system.  For IMAX Movie Schedule, CLICK HERE

 

 

Free Concerts in Pompano Beach-Music Under the Stars events are 7 p.m. the second Friday of most months on the Lawn at Atlantic Boulevard and Pompano Beach- Info and call to confirm:  954-786-4111

 

 

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Norton Museum There’s much to celebrate at the Norton this month: The Museum reopened after a five-week hiatus to re-install galleries and prep for construction.  Come visit to view your favorite works in a new context. For info and to confirm. on Exhibitions, Programs, Tours, Art After Dark, Theater Lab (new), and more, CLICK HERE 

 

 

The Doo Wop Kids- (Vinnie & Mary Ann)-Specializing In Doo Wop, Disco, Motown, R&B, Rat Pack & All The New Dance Sounds- Click to hear this really fun Doo Wop group and where they are performing next: DooWopKids.com  or email: DooWopVin@nullbellsouth.net

 

 

 

 

Business Networking- This networking event focuses on creating relationships that translate to new business. Don’t miss this Free Opportunity to help your business grow- Hosted by a different Chamber member on the 2nd Friday of every month.  -Hosts can give a brief presentation of their business at the event.  To host contact chairperson, Joel Pashkin 954-290-5154  Time: 8:00 am – 9:00 am Location: First Congregational Church of Ft. Lauderdale -2501 NE 30th Street Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306-  Email to confirm: info@nullbuyyourlocalappnow.com   Continental Breakfast Served,  Business Card Exchange, Free on site parking,  Networking for those who like to start their day with new prospects

 

Movie_reelsMovies- “Cafe Cinematheque Foreign Films” with Shelly Isaacs is every Friday at 1:00 p.m. at Movies of Lake Worth 561-968-4545 ( and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Movies of Delray-For info, call 561-638-0020 – Visit moviesofdelray.com for more information.)  Also, watch “Movie Talk” with Morrie Zryl on wrpbitv.com Fridays at 6 a.m. (and Thursdays at 6pm)  AND, Larry Ferber has a movie club 10 a.m. every Sunday at the FAU Living Room Theatres on Glades Road in Boca, followed by discussion- Call to confirm 757-617-1936 and for more information.

                                                                     GREEN MARKETS

Flagler Green Market in Fort Lauderdale 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. most second Fridays of the month, Call to confirm, 954-785-7475

 

Green Market in Fort Lauderdale-11 a.m. to 6 p.m. most Fridays The Sanctuary Church, 1400 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, Call to confirm-954-564-7600

 

SOF Networking AdNetworking-Scroll down to see those listed below and more- Everyday in various locations- CLICK HERE

 

 

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Mermaid-6824010.91The Mermaid Show-–Every Friday at 6:30pm-Free Admission (but any drinks you buy will cost you!) -As seen in the film “The Right Stuff.” Submerged lasses swim in a hotel pool, past windows behind the hotel bar, during 30-minute shows. P.S. Get there early (5:30pm) and get a seat near a porthole! The place gets packed!At the Wreck Bar in the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel-1140 Seabreeze Blvd.-on Route A1A-Fort Lauderdale 33316-Info and to confirm: 954-524-5551- To see what they look like, Click here:  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=reNHSUDYBDc 

To see ALL the different underwater shows offered, CLICK HERE

 

Tag-002_blue-butterfly-kkat-0503-blankSwamp Tours, Canoe Trips, Guided Bird, Butterfly and Wildflower Walks and more-Join a volunteer naturalist for an early morning nature walk and see how many birds and other critters you can spot.  Learn about the migratory and year-round residents of the Refuge and their habitat.  Your guide will discuss the marsh ecology, answer your questions and identify the birds, butterflies, plants, reptiles and anything else you might find along the way. For information about the Refuge, and their other events, visit www.loxahatcheefriends.com or call the Visitor Center to confirm at 561-734-8303.  The Refuge is located at 10216 Lee Road, Boynton Beach, off U.S. 441 between Atlantic Avenue and Boynton Beach Boulevard.

 

SOF Networking AdNetworking-LOTS of Breakfast networking and more- Everyday in various locations- CLICK HERE

 

 

 

Country Line Dancing Lessons- Tuesday through  Saturday At Renegades in West Palm- For more than 12 years, Renegades has been one of West Palm Beach’s favorite hangouts — Swing by and enjoy the spectacular 10,000-square-foot setting with 75 TVs, a mechanical bull, live music, and down home food from nachos topped with award-winning chili to crispy wings; just throw in a couple of beers-Located on Village Boulevard-600 Village Boulevard-West Palm Beach, FL 33409-Call to confirm: 561-683-9555

 

Lake Worth-EVENING ON THE AVENUE logoEvening on the Avenue– In Cultural Plaza-Lake Worth--6pm to 10pm-A free music and arts event is held the first and third Fridays of every month-Each year Evening on the Avenues reinvents itself bringing new and exciting music, art, street performers and activities to Downtown Lake Worth-Visitors can stroll from Dixie to the Cultural Plaza on both Lake and Lucerne Streets visiting Art Galleries, Wine & Beer Garden, Food Trucks, Shops and the many wonderful restaurants, both old and new- Bands of every genre will be performing at the mid-town outdoor Cultural Plaza-Puppet shows, arts and crafts vendors and street performers appear on street corners and in every nook and cranny of the town-Side streets feature classic car exhibits, music, exotic foods and clothing, and lots of family fun-Info: DCA (Downtown Culture Alliance) – At 414 Lake Avenue-Call to confirm: 561-533-5272                            

 

Music At the Hollywood Beach Theater-7:30pm to 9pm-every Friday-Live Jazz, Blues, Pop and more- along Hollywood’s signature 2.5 mile ‘Broadwalk-‘Charming oceanfront cafes-Free Admission-Info and to confirm: 954-924-2980-East of A1A at Johnson Street and the ocean

 

Every Wednesday through Saturday, every week-At The Best Cellar-8pm to 10pm-the best sit-down educational tasting of fine wines-comfortable and fun-Cover: $15-The evening is free with the purchase of 6 bottles or more totaling $150-Also a perfect place for your next  meeting, function or special event-At 1408 NE 26th Street-Ft. Lauderdale (Wilton Manors) -954-630-8020 (Directions: I-95 to Oakland Blvd., east to Dixie Hwy., right on Dixie, left on 26th, in the plaza on-the right)-Call to confirm

 

Blue Jean Blues-Ft. Lauderdale’s Jazz and Blues Club- Happy Hour-5pm to 8pm-Different bands every Friday-9pm to 1am-at 3320 NE 33rd St.-Ft. Lauderdale Fl 33308-(2 blks. N. of Oak. Pk. Blvd. & A1A)-www.bjblive.com

 

See all Happy Hours by visiting the page entitled “Happy Hours” in the Directory , or just CLICK HERE

 

 

 

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Karaoke Fridays in Margate Karaoke from 10pm to 2am-bucket specials-Mugshots Bar and Grill of Margate-1049 St. Rd. 7-Margate-Call to confirm: 954-974-4420

Karaoke in Ft. Lauderdale-9pm to 1am-With JD and Lisa B-At 2528 N. Federal Hwy.-Ft. Lauderdale-Call to confirm: 954-563-9393

 

The Blind Monk Restaurant and Wine Bar in West Palm Beach a  casual bar with a wine and craft-beer focus-Ben Lubin, a former U.S. Marine, decided to venture into the hospitality business with this small spot on Evernia Street. The food menu is sparse but traditionally wine-friendly-One special each week will be featured; The eatery’s name honors Don Perignon, who was, in real life, a blind monk so an alcohol connoisseur’s menu features more than 90 wines by the glass, and 300-plus bottles on the list, representing every wine-growing region around the globe. There’s a hand-picked selection of microbrews, plus espresso and numerous sparkling juices for the teetotalers- 410 Evernia St., West Palm Beach; Call to confirm: 561-833-3605 Open daily, 3 p.m. to 1 a.m.  For more info, CLICK HERE

 

Kitchen 305Located in the Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort, Kitchen 305 offers upscale dining in a chic setting- This 3,200-square-foot restaurant features a 40 foot bar, live music, and a weekly line-up of events- As seen on NBC’s South Florida Today,  the restaurant has been touted as Miami’s number one “Eat Now” on the Hot List-Open 7 days a week-Located at 16701 Collins Avenue-Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160- For Info and Reservations Call to confirm:  305 -749-2110