Free holiday tree lighting in Coral Gables


Coral Gables will host its annual Holiday Spectacular in front of city hall on Dec. 5 from 5 to 10 p.m. Activities will center on Merrick Park, across from 405 Biltmore Way. Tree lighting ceremony and the arrival of Santa will be at 7 p.m. The event will feature food, carnival rides, games, pictures with […]

A Christmas Carol, the Musical: Free Ticket Special


To encourage the “Spirit of Giving” during Actors’ production of A Christmas Carol, the Musical, Actors’ Playhouse will give every child who brings a new, unwrapped toy to donate during a performance one free Flexible Anytime Ticket good for any remaining show in the Musical Theatre for Young Audiences 2014-2015 Season. Last day to donate toys […]

Oktoberfest at Fritz & Franz in Coral Gables


Oktoberfest is back at Fritz & Franz, 60 Merrick Way, Coral Gables. From October 2-12, starting at 11 a.m. every day, make your way to the Biergarden Plaza for traditional Bavarian food, live music from German and Austrian bands, tons of beer specials and a raffle prize. Entertainment will be by the Austrian Band Gruppe Gastein, Die Ennstaler Berzigeuner […]

Fiesta @ The Park in Coral Gables


As a lead-in to the upcoming Coral Gables Hispanic Cultural Festival, the event’s foundation is hosting a series of Fiesta @ the Park events leading up to the main event in October. The kick-off Fiesta is on Friday, June 27, from 5 to 10 p.m. at Merrick Park, 400 Biltmore Way, Coral Gables, across from City […]

Santa Claus will ride through Coral Gables


Santa Claus will be riding through the streets of Coral Gables and passing out candy Dec. 21 and 22. Coral Gables firefighters transporting Santa on two separate routes around the city, passing as many homes as possible. Those who live on dead end streets can see Santa from the open ended corners of their street. […]

100 Montaditos $1 menu items on Wednesdays


100 Montaditos restaurant serves 100 types of Montaditos (small Spanish sandwiches), with a selection of Spanish wine and beer. Stop by on Wednesdays, when you can find everything on the menu for $1 , and Thursdays, when beers and sangria are $1. For more info and to view the full menu, visit 100 Montaditos […]

Crave Restaurant Hearts on Fire Valentine’s Day event

Hearts on Fire

Come celebrate love, friendship, and networking at High Heels and Handshakes pre-Valentine’s event. Wear red  in honor of the charitable organizations benefitting from the networker. Enjoy champagne, desserts, and hors d’ oeuvre’s provided by La Marca and Crave Restaurant. $20 cover or $10 with either a High Heel donation to Dress for Success or a Formal Gown donation to Women of […]

Holiday Store Discounts in Coral Gables


Stores in Downtown Coral Gables are offering discounts for the holiday season. Here are some of the deals for December: Hip.e Boutique, 359 Miracle Mile – Save 20% on all jeans this holiday season, and receive a free Zodiac Hanky Panky with the purchase of $500 or more. Tel: (305) 445-3693 My Bestfriend’s Closet, 68 […]

Get 50% Off Children’s Tickets to Orchestra Miami’s ‘Amahl and the Night Visitors’


Get 50% off tickets for the December 22 show for children under 18 for Orchestra Miami’s holiday classic Amahl and the Night Visitors (Amahl y los reyes magos) by Gian Carlo Menotti. The opera combines vocal lines and symphonic accompaniment with a simple, touching story which reminds us about the true meaning of Christmas. The […]

Biltmore Hotel: Miracle on Anastasia Avenue


The Biltmore Hotel invites children on Tuesday, November 20, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. to capture the holiday spirit as they lend their artistic talents to paint and decorate ornaments for the Christmas tree displayed in the main lobby. The free event  will also feature a “Letter to Santa” station and a holiday toy […]

Village of Merrick Park’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Village of Merrick Park kicks off the holiday season with the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, November 15, from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. The evening’s free festivities include in-store events and promotions and live entertainment, culminating with the lighting of the 50-foot tree by the evening’s Master of Ceremonies, Head News Anchor at Fox WSVN […]