History/Culture

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Christopher Rapalo’s Award-Winning Doc ‘Retro Couture’ Returns to Florida

Miami filmmaker Christopher Rapalo’s award-winning fashion documentary Retro Couture is set to screen locally at the fifth annual Key West Film Festival as part the Florida Filmmakers Showcase Official Selection. The film, which was one of 12 submissions chosen out of 300 by 20 Key West screeners, makes its triumphant return to Florida after screening […]

Florida Turkish American Chamber of Commerce Happy Hour

Florida Turkish American Chamber of Commerce Happy Hour

Florida Turkish American Chamber of Commerce is hosting it’s third monthly Happy Hour, in scenic Miami Beach, at the fabulous Babylon Turkish Restaurant! A group of local Turkish American businesses in South Florida convened to discuss the lack of clear and persuasive voice for rapidly growing number of Turkish-owned businesses in Florida. These leaders recognized […]

Historic Happenings: The Miami Circle

Historic Happenings: The Miami Circle

Who says Miami isn’t home to a rich history? While Miami may not be steeped in the Colonial American history of our northern neighbors, the city is home to the oldest prehistoric permanent structure cut into bedrock in the Eastern United States, which considerably predates other known permanent settlements on the East Coast. The Miami Circle is […]

Havana Motor Club Showing at O Cinema Miami Beach

Havana Motor Club Showing at O Cinema Miami Beach

Havana Motor club tells a personal, character-driven story about Cuba’s vibrant community of underground drag racers and their quest to hold Cuba’s first official car race since shortly after the 1959 Revolution. Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt takes to the roadways of Havana for a fascinating glimpse at the resilience, ingenuity, passion and competitive spirit of the Cuban people. […]

Living the Good Life: University of Miami’s Next Level Sorority Recruitment Video

Living the Good Life: University of Miami’s Next Level Sorority Recruitment Video

Credit: Artec Media We’ve got a feeling that 2017 enrollment is about to go up at the University of Miami… The Delta Gamma sorority has taken recruiting to the next level with a recently released video shot by Artec Media. The days when the promise of beer pong, toga parties, and pizza could entice college students to join a […]

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Proud to be Italian…Cinema for Art

Italians and the Miami community get together on December 5, 2015 at the Rudolf Budja Gallery to celebrate the Art Basel week. The gallery will be offering to the selective list of guest an exceptional painting exhibition from recognized artists, along with a unique collection of antique cars. During the night will be projected the documentary […]

Miami Beach Veterans Day Parade

Miami Beach Veterans Day Parade

Miami Beach will hold it’s annual Veterans Day parade on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 11:11 a.m. The parade begins on Washington Avenue from 17 Street to 11 Street, turning into Flamingo Park Baseball Stadium. A noon Ceremony will be followed by a Parachute Team Demonstration & Picnic at Flamingo Park Baseball Stadium (12 Street […]

Counterculture Club Nights at Miami Ironside

Counterculture Club Nights at Miami Ironside

Miamians are invited to get to know the #Cool of the Upper Eastside. This Thursday, November 11, 2015, Counterculture Club Nights at Miami Ironside presents the return of La Petit Fair. It’s an evening celebrating contemporary French culture and design, opening up with a lively Afro-French fashion show by Margouillat Couture, along with community exhibitors from the […]

Discover Unexpected Sounds from Italy this Sunday

Discover Unexpected Sounds from Italy this Sunday

This Sunday, October 19th, modern Italian culture will invate North Beach for a free concert at the North Shore Bandshell. First up is Kalascima  from Puglia, known for their psychedelic trance tarantella. Tracing its roots back to the sixth century, taranta is hypnotic Italian music that drives dancers into a trance-like state – ostensibly to excise the […]

Miami Weekend Round-up: September 11th – 13th

Miami Weekend Round-up: September 11th – 13th

Dwntwn Art Days September 11th-13th, 2015 Cultural Venues across Downtown Miami 2015 marks the fourth annual Art Days weekend. Art Days is a collaboration between the Miami Downtown Development Authority (Miami DDA) and the cultural spaces and artists residing in Downtown Miami. Together, we have ensured that there is something for everyone, including exhibitions, artist […]