WHAT’S THERE TO DO TONIGHT?

                                             STEPPING OUT FLORIDA


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Festival of the Arts-TONIGHT: 7:00 PM Author & Ideas: Jon Meacham, Presidential historian, Pulitzer Prize-winner, and contributing editor at Time – The Art of Leadership – Lessons from the American Presidency-Held at The Mizner Park Amphitheater


(March 2 to 12)-Festival of the Arts BOCASee the 2017 lineup!  CLICK HERE!

20% Discount for Past Ticket Buyers! We are excited to offer a special discount for our past ticket buyers. with code: PASTBUYER

The 11th Annual Festival of the Arts Boca, South Florida’s premiere literary and performing arts Festival, returns to the Mizner Park Amphitheater and the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center presented by the Schmidt Family Centre for the Arts March 2 – 12, 2017. A world-class, multi-day cultural arts event, the Festival of the Arts BOCA brings the most sought after jazz artists, classical performers, and authors to South Florida while simultaneously cultivating the stars of tomorrow. Tickets range from $9.99 to $125 per person; For program details and ticket information visit: www.festivalboca.org  or call  866-571-ARTS (866-571-2787). Multi-event and full Festival packages are also available.




The 15th Annual Senior Lifestyle & Healthcare ExpoSouth Florida’s Best Attended Semi-Annual Senior Event! 9:30am to 2pm-Held at The South County Civic Center – 16700 Jog Road – Delray Beach 33446-95 Exhibitors with Senior products and services; Open to the  public; Free Admission, Free Parking, Free Flu shots, Free Health Screenings and Medicare assistance, Investment Planning, Door Prizes and Raffles-plus Complimentary Einstein Bros. Bagels and Dunkin’ Donuts Coffee (while supplies last.)-Serving Boca, Delray, Boynton and Deerfield-Grand Prize: 42″ LCD/HD TV- For more info:  www.Retirement-Times.com or 754-246-2874



Announcing: Happy Hour Now at Domus in Boca-Come relax and unwind after work,  and enjoy 2-for-1 drinks at the beautiful, upscale bar at Domus Italian Restaurant and Lounge in the heart of East Boca; Monday- Thursday from 5pm to 7pm; Sunday from 5pm to 7pm;  AND the very innovative “Reverse Happy Hour” which begins at 9pm on Friday and Saturday evenings. Enjoy delicious Bar Bites such as Buffalo Bruschetta, Burrata Crostini, Eggplant Caprese, Calamari, Lobster Ravioli, Meatballs, Crab Cakes, Grilled Octopus and more-Located in Royal Palm Place, 187 SE Mizner Blvd, Boca Raton, FL 33432- Phone: (561) 419-8787 or domus39.com




The Habit Burger Grill and Rappy’s Are Now Open in Boca- in New Plaza:  Habit Burger opened its 5th Florida Location in Boca Raton-Its signature “Charburger” was named the “Best Tasting Burger” in the nation out of 65 burger chains that were reviewed. The restaurant opened in the new plaza at 5560 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton- For more information, visit www.habitburger.com

Also visit “Rappy’s” Deli now open in the same new plaza, by Burt Rapoport and his group. If you love deli fare, you’ll enjoy fresh corned beef, pastrami, brisket, lox, baked knishes, cheese blintzes, potato latkes, kasha varnishkes, noodle kugle (pudding), stuffed cabbage and so many more of your favorite noshes.

Also, Now Open: Chipolte, The Fresh Market, Fresh Kitchen (similar to choose your ingredients in bowls at “Bolay”), Phenomenon (nitrogen-based ice cream) and Eileen Fisher (clothing.)



Muddy Waters-Irish-Mondays-150x150Muddy Waters Restaurant– Irish Monday AND HAPPY HOUR from 4pm to 7pm daily and  ALL NIGHT TONIGHT! Everyday has a different special (check them out on this website every day of the week!) Today is “Irish Monday” (It’s St. Pat’s Day again!-Yippee!) with  Corned Beef & Cabbage, Shepherd’s Pie, Guinness Stew or Corned Beef Sandwich-Drink specials: Guinness pint, Black n Tan pint, Tullamore Dew and Irish Whiskey (house brand) all $4; Nutty Irishman: $6.50-Home of the 69 cent clams and Oysters on the half shell daily-And half off select cocktails and house wines for Happy Hour from 4pm to 7pm every day of the week and ALL NIGHT MONDAY night! (half off select cocktails and house wines;-$2.50 select draft pints) At 2237 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach 33442-Info: 954-428-6577 or www.MuddyWaters.biz  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  Kitchen Hours: Sunday to Wednesday 11am-10pm, Thursday toSaturday: 11am- 11pm


Karaoke-50436_153025288048455_1778_nKaraoke Monday nights at Dubliner Irish Pub in Boca- (Named Number 1 Best in the Top Ten Karaoke Spots in Palm Beach & Broward counties) – There’s no greater incentive to throw care out the window than the Dubliner’s free first drink for every Karaoke singer. With a selection of over 30,000 songs and a lively audience more likely to cheer you on than to boo you off, this Boca Raton Irish bar will have you making Karaoke as much of a Monday night tradition as football. Located in Mizner Park, 435 Plaza Real-Boca Raton-0 FL 33432 Phone:  561- 620-2540



IMAX Theater Has Re-Opened and It’s 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-Phone:  954-713-0930

NOTE: The AutoNation IMAX Museum-logo-4e2607477e05c14f758a67593287378bTheater had been closed to Imax-New Laser-September 30-2016-Untitledupgrade 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.
Starting September 30, 2016, 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




The Watering Hole-Held at Whole Foods MarketsJoin us for our Monday Night Poppin’ and Hoppin’ Deal! From 5 pm – 8 pm enjoy a burger and a pint for just $8. Vegetarian options available as well. See you at the Watering Hole! At 1903 S. University Drive-Town and Country Shoppes Plaza-Davie, FL 33324 and in Boca at University Commons, just east of I-95


Susan Merritt Jazz Trio-7:30pm to 10:30pm-At The Blind Monk- 210 Evernia Street-West Palm Beach-Call to confirm:  561-561-833-3605



Casino at Dania Beach is open! Casino, Concert Venue, Comedy Club! The newest casino in Broward County is here!  Try out an all new gaming…301 E Dania Beach Blvd, Dania Beach, FL 33004 -Phone:(954) 920-1511        

Dania Casino-unnamedNEWS: Job Openings: The Casino at Dania Beach is open and still hiring for all positions. That includes entertainment talent, casino hosts, food and beverage managers, cocktail waitresses, bartenders, housekeeping and personnel, cage cashiers, slot auditors, attendants and technicians, poker dealers, security and surveillance.  The casino will have slots, poker, live Jai-Alai, entertainment and dining.  For info:   www.DaniaCasino.com 



fury-road-logo-unnamed-1Fury Road Strives to Make A Difference-6:30pm to 9pm on Mondays-All makes and models of exotic cars are always welcome!!) at Boca Raton, Tilted Kilt, 3320 Airport Road, Boca Raton at 12:00pm-Fury Road R.C. Email: minfo@nullfuryroadrc.com, Website: www.furyroadrc.com, Twitter: @FuryRoadRC  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FuryRoadRC/?fref=ts, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/officialfuryroadrc/  More details: Who: Fury Road R.C. is an organically grown riding club consisting of motorcycle enthusiasts who all have a similar desire to ride and ride for others. Our mission of dedication in making an impact throughout South Florida and beyond has created a full throttle of interest from people all over the state. Fury Road R.C. riders attend many events from grand openings to fundraisers, educational institutions and even missions that involved decorated US servicemen and women is a great attention draw. Everyone, including attendees and members of the media, adds to the success of each endeavor as we assist in inviting your target audience. Bike Nite to get involved: Mondays at 7pm at Tilted Kilt, 3320 Airport Road, Boca Raton – Come meet us!



Margaritas-4189103_49Check out the new  5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar & Grill at the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort- -(The Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi began its first service (at the beginning of 2016) at 5:15pm, and made its first trip with Jimmy Buffet music and an on-board bartender)- Info: WaterTaxi.com and MargaritavilleHollywoodBeachResort.com     (The resort is located at 1111 N. Ocean Drive Hollywood Beach)



Monday Morning Group Networking is on the second and fourth Mondays at Boca Dunes Country Club, with a social media component. No dues, no fees no mandatory meetings. Text MMG to 63975 for notices. 


Blues Jam in Jupiter– Every Monday-Bring  your instrument and sign in to play-From 7:30pm until 11:30pm (And live music all week)-Happy Hour food and drinks all night long- Hosted by Jeff Prine-Double Roads Tavern-251 US Hwy 1-Jupiter 33477  Call to confirm: Phone: 561-203-7061 

Blue Martini- (All locations) Great Happy Hour-Every Day from 4 – 8pm – Enjoy 50% off Beverages & Discounted Menu. Live Entertainment Nightly-Blue Martini Boca Raton is upscale and contemporary, and also offering themed nights such as “Girls Night Out Wednesdays”-6000 Glades Road Suite C-1380 Boca Raton, FL 33431-Phone: 561-910-2583 or  www.BlueMartiniLounge.com




Nauti Dawg Cafe-Lighthouse Pt-indexLet Your Doggie Join You on Mondays- At the Nauti Dawg Marina Cafe-When it comes to water views, it doesn’t have to be an ocean or Intracoastal view. Sometimes, a quiet escape is the best place to enjoy the lap and lull of the waves. And in Broward County, it doesn’t get much better than Nauti Dawg in Lighthouse Point, open six days a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner (closed Tuesdays.) This peaceful dockside eatery has a relaxed Key West vibe, tucked into a peaceful cove and next-door to an quaint, family-owned marina. The best part: You can enjoy the water views, cocktails, wine, and food with your best friend (your four-legged best friend, that is). Not only can dogs enjoy the sunshine and a bowl of water on the patio too but they can also indulge in a full meal from a special “K9 Cuisine” menu. Menu selections include four strips of bacon, a six-ounce chicken breast, a six-ounce mahi fillet, and a six-ounce skirt steak. “Yappy hour” specials are available all day Monday for both people and canines. 2841 Marina Circle, Lighthouse Point. Call 954-941-0246, or visit nautidawg.com



SOF Networking AdBusiness Networking Monday Mixer-5:30pm – 7:00pm- On Mondays, once per month at the Business Resource Center- Open to the South Florida Business Community; We encourage and welcome all businesses and business people interested in making connections, enhancing their business and being a part of a vital and dynamic network-At CRA Business Resource Center, 50 NE 1st Street-Pompano Beach-Info: 954-586-1111



Batten’s Farmers Market6807 Stirling Rd., Davie-954- 990-7820-Hours: Year-round, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 am–5pm, Saturday & Sunday, 9 am–5 pm-Batten’s Farmers Market is a local icon, acclaimed for its abundance of delicious strawberries that grow during winter and spring. The farmstead experienced difficult times and closed in 2008, but it reopened in 2011 under new ownership. Batten’s continues its tradition of selling fresh conventional and organic produce from local farmers, in addition to breads, raw honey, nuts, jams and jellies. There’s also a milkshake and smoothie counter. Kids enjoy the petting zoo, and can take cooking and gardening classes.


Brothers Farmers MarketsHollywood Location, 4191 N. State Rd.7-Phone: 954-962-9292 -Davie Location, 6807 Stirling Rd.-954-585-2225-Hours for both locations: Open Year-round, Monday–Friday 8am–5pm, Saturday-Sunday 8am-3pm-Established in 2003, Brothers Farmers Market supports Florida farming by offering a bounty of fresh organic and conventional produce at reasonable prices. The market is very popular, so the produce cases are constantly being restocked. Beyond fruits and veggies, the shelves are filled with so many unique gourmet products that shoppers tend to spend a lot of time here browsing.



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








smokey bones- monday wings special-unnamedGuy’s Night-All-You-Can-Eat Wing Night every Monday at Smokey Bones Bar & Fire GrillThat’s right! What a delicious deal!  All-you-can-eat wings for $10.99, every Monday night at participating locations. You know you want to! You know you love those famous Smokey Bones wings! Each Monday night from 9:00PM to close-Offer valid with beverage purchase and dine in for a limited time at participating restaurants-For locations, CLICK HERE



Tag-002_blue-butterfly-kkat-0503-blankSwamp Strolls, Canoe Trips, and More…For information about the Refuge, visit www.loxahatcheefriends.com or call the Visitor Center 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.



Social Beer Night-Craft beer lovers like to hang out together –so,  every Monday from 7 to 10 p.m., Coffee District hosts a social beer night aimed at bringing beer geeks together by sharing rare brews-Guests are encouraged to bring their own beer, whether purchased or home-brewed- If you don’t have your own, you can buy one on-site to share- Coffee District is located at 325 NE Second Ave. in Delray Bebeer_1ach. Call 561-455-0541, or visit mycoffeedistrict.com





Team Trivia-At World of Beer Coconut Creek -Weekly trivia game at 7 pm.- Free to attend and it includes prizes  (gift cards) — for First, Second, and Third places-Located at 4437 Lyons Road in Coconut Creek- Info: 954-984-0300, or visit wobusa.com  



Wine Down Mondays-Mondays are stressful-Solution: Have a glass of WineGlassSplash13wine.-Starting at 4 p.m., Vic & Angelo’s offers 50% off bottles of wine all night (with some restrictions)-  Located at 290 E. Atlantic Ave. in Delray Beach and 4520 PGA Blvd. in Palm Beach Gardens- Info: 561-278-9570 for Delray, call 561-630-9899 for Palm Beach Gardens, or visit vicandangelos.com      (Call to confirm)



 Karaoke-50436_153025288048455_1778_nKaraoke – SCROLL DOWN









$1 Brat Mondays-Every Monday at Biergarten–with Purchase of Beverage-At 309 Via De Palmas in Royal Palm Place (the “Pink Plaza”)-Boca Raton 33342-Info: 561-395-7462



Good Deal Still On– At Duffy’s Sports Grill  –2-4-1, All Day, every day-Any drink, any brand, any price, anytime -(except note their ad says that ‘To Remain Responsible, shots, pitchers, buckets, doubles and 34 oz. mugs are excluded)-most locations- at 21212 St. Andrews Blvd. in Boca-561-869-0552 or www.DuffysDeals.com



Open Mic-Blues Night– Every Monday- 7pm-Drums, PA, Amps, Bass Guitar, Keyboard, Congas all supplied -At Kevro’s Art Bar-166 Southeast 2nd Avenue-  Delray Beach, FL 33444- Call to confirm: (561) 278-9675


Food Truck Invasion-Every Monday-At 1 Young Circle- Arts Park-At Hollywood Blvd. and US1  in Hollywood-Free Admission-5:30pm to 10pm-Click to see food truck list:   CLICK HERE Also:  MiamiFoodTrucks.com   From 5:30pm to 10pm, usually more than 20 food trucks

Info: 954-921-3500




Happy Hour-Monday Through Friday– CLICK HERE 


Blue Jean BluesFt. Lauderdale’s Jazz and Blues Club-6pm to midnight-at 3320 NE 33rd St.-Ft. Lauderdale Fl 33308-(2 blocks N. of Oakland Pk. Blvd. & A1A)-Info: www.bjblive.com


Dog Walkers Needed Animal pro-activist Andrew Kirschner invites new volunteer dog-walkers to the Tri-County Humane Society in Boca Raton- email him if you’re interested in volunteering-There are a lot of dogs waiting to go outside! We need your help (for walking, hugging and loving, especially abused and abandoned pets.) Find Andrew on FACEBOOK for more info. (photo (right) of Andrew’s dog helping out!) Info: Tri-County Humane Society-21287 Boca Rio Road- Boca Raton-561-482-8110


Music & Dancing Under the Stars-at the Hollywood Beach Theater-7:30pm to 9pm every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday-music (and dancing) from Big Band to Country to Rock & Roll-Free Admission-Info: 954-924-2980 orCLICK HERE-Located East of A1A at Johnson Street and the ocean


Margarita Mondays-at Maracas in Ft. Lauderdale-$2 margaritas with 4 different types of Tequila mixed in- starting at 5pm every Monday-3001 N. Federal Hwy.-near Oakland Park Blvd.-954-537-2002



Doggie Monday at the DublinerHappy Hour specials and bring your doggies-at Mizner Park- Boca
Boston’s on the Beach-Reggae Night-(for the last 15 years)- Newly renovated with ocean-view dining upstairs–Great band plays Grateful Dead music Sundays-At  7pm-Never a cover-Always a good time-Every Thur: Classic Rock Night (9pm)-40 S. Ocean Blvd–A1A in Delray Beach 33483-Never a Cover-Always a great time-561-278-3364


The Tiki Tavern and Sports Grill – Music 7 pm to 10 pm-Monday is “Ladies Night’- 511 NE 4th Street– Boynton Beach– Info: 561-798-0238 orwww.tikitaverngrille.com


Shall We Dance – Dance classes and free dancing-   600 S. Federal Hwy.Deerfield Beach-Call to confirm class information:   954-254-3221-www.shallwedancefl.net


American Dancesport Center- At the studio, our Monday group classes continue to surprise us with the number of people that come! Who ever thought Monday night could be busy!All Monday classes are at 7:00PM – Each lesson begins with a review of the “basic step” and then we teach you 2-3 other patterns (different each class) – DO NOT FRET about being able to learn the dances! Your instructor will help you polish it up and you can learn the art of RECOVERY. It’s all good and everyone is patient, has fun and learns something!!!! Feel great, lose weight and gain more confidence on the dance floor! No partner necessary-Adults and Juniors–

American Dancesport Center-For Info; 561-558-1234 orCLICK HERE

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Karaoke Mondays at The Dubliner Irish Pub-Every Monday. For more information call 561- 620-2540 or visit DublinerBoca.com

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Karaoke in Delray-At Tom Finnegan’s with KJ Dan Renken-7:30pm to 10:30pm-Come earlier & enjoy Happy Hour Mon-Fri. from 4pm-7 p.m. Food here is off-the-hook-crazy good! Mexican Mondays starts at 5 p.m. and offers Mexican food, Mexican beer & Patrón shot specials ’til closing!2885 South Federal Highway-Delray Beach, Florida 33483-Phone:561- 330-3153-It is appoximately one mile South of the old location on the East side of Federal Highway right across from Toyota-Call to confirm

Karaoke in Ft. Lauderdale–Mondays (and Sundays) – Karaoke with Freddy-At the Dive Bar- Galt Ocean Mile-3233 N Ocean Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-Phone:954-565-9264- E-mail: The DiveBarFL@nullgmail.com-calll  to confirm




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QUESTION:  Do you think Americans drink more red wine or white wine?

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                                55% RED;    45% WHITE

(According to Ken Zraly of ‘The Juice”)