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Friday Night Sound Waves, the free, live and local concert series taking place at the corner of Las Olas Boulevard and A1A will return for its 5th consecutive year on Fri., March 15.
Sponsored by the Fort Lauderdale Beach business community, locals and visitors to the area are invited to bring their family and friends to enjoy some of the best talent ranging from blues to top 40, country to reggae and classic rock to latin jazz every Friday evening from 6:00 – 9:00 pm through June 28.
Featured Weekly Performers Include:
3.15 SPRED THE DUB
3.22 SABOR LATINO
3.29 SHANE DUNCAN BAND
4.5 SOSOS feat. COPPER TONES
4.12 CIARA RAE
4.19 THE GOODNICKS
4.26 POCKET CHANGE
5.3 MR. NICE GUY
5.10 SHAUNA SWEENEY
5.17 BIG HARVEST
5.24 HEAVY PETS
5.31 GYPSY LANE
6.14 ALL STAR SOUL BAND
6.21 JOEL DASILVA
6.28 ALEX DI LEO
View artist bio’s, parking details and places to dine to extend your night at www.FridayNightSoundWaves.com
The Fort Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show offers thousands of home improvement and décor choices: kitchen and bath renovation; flooring; closets; furniture and décor; garden and patio; hurricane protection; home automation and security; and much more. Jumpstart the summer home improvement projects, plus find the latest trends and special offers exclusive to the show. Meet Carson Kressley of Bravo TV’s Get A Room with Carson and Thom and Queer Eye for the Straight Guy! Visit the featured Interior Designers: Perla Lichi, Martha Antonini, Nicole White and Roberta Marcelino at their stylish room vignettes. Special features. Include: lifestyle seminars; Family Day art activities; and A Taste-full Experience food and wine pairing demo (pre-registration required.)
For information and updates, visit www.homeshows.net and follow on social media for updates @FLHomeShows #FLHomeShows. Purchase tickets online by Thursday, May 23rd and SAVE $3.00. $10.00 adults; $1.00 children 11 and under.
Enjoy family fun with a DJ & bounce houses and more. Local 10 (WPLG) viewers recently ranked Funtastic Friday # 8 on their “Top 10 Places to Take the Kids” in South Florida list.
The City of Hollywood’s Memorial Day observance, Salute to the Fallen will honor loved ones and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country. Salute to the Fallen is scheduled for 7:00pm on Friday, May 24, 2019.
Residents are encouraged to join the tribute to all fallen heroes at the Boulevard Heights Community Center. Attendees will be provided LED candles upon arrival. The event will showcase a musical performance by the Hollywood Hills High School Jazz Band on the outdoor amphitheater stage and inter-faith prayers during a solemn candlelight vigil. Concessions provided by the Hollywood Hills High School Entrepreneur and Leadership Military Academy will be available for purchase.
To pay tribute to a fallen hero on the Hero Display; please pre-register by submitting the hero’s name, service with Police, Fire, First Responders or branch of Military service, year of birth and year of passing via email to [email protected] by Monday, May 20. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=7057
See a free family friendly flick every Friday. Lawn seating. Bring a blanket or beach chair. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=7055
National Salute to America’s Heroes presented by Hyundai is a patriotic two-day event Memorial Day weekend designed to pay tribute, honor and encourage military and first responders. The National Salute to America’s Heroes presented by Hyundai is anchored by the Hyundai Air & Sea Show and includes the Music Explosion presented by Hyundai, both of which combine to make an experience that combines The Greatest Show Above the EarthTM with a concert on the sands of South Beach and countless interactive displays. The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, will headline The Hyundai Air & Sea Show over the oceanfront in Miami Beach. The family-friendly event has something for everyone
The National Salute to America’s Heroes takes place on Miami Beach. The free to the public Display Village, Action Zone, and Kids Zone are located between 11th and 14th Streets and includes interactive displays from military service branches and corporate partners. Additionally, the Action Zone includes the STIHL Timberworks Lumberjack Show and the Monster Energy Keith Sayers KSFMX Freestyle Motocross demo team. There is no shortage of engaging activities for fans.
Chill returns to the ArtsPark on Memorial Day Weekend. Chill is an upscale, sophisticated Caribbean dance party featuring popular DJ’s as well as premium open bar, food and beverages. Admission $55 in advance, $60 at the door. For tickets and information visit iLoveChiLL.com http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=7079
Stop by the ArtsPark at Young Circle on Monday night. Bring the family. Enjoy the fresh air and have a picnic. Pick and choose from 20+ different trucks. Visit http://burgerbeast.com/arts-park/ for list of trucks. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6686
HANDY (Helping Abused Neglected Disadvantaged Youth), an award- winning non-profit that provides life skills, education and a supportive community for Broward County children in foster and relative/nonrelative care, announced its 14th Annual Scholars Breakfast will take place at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, May 31, in the Crystal Ballroom at Pier Sixty-Six Hotel & Marina. This year’s ‘Believe in the Dream’ breakfast, presented by Breakthru Beverage and Pier Sixty-Six Hotel & Marina, will recognize HANDY’s 2019 Graduating Scholars, Champions of Children and Legacy Award winners.
Event Speaker and Alumni Award Winner
Dr. Charmaine Borda
2019 Graduating Scholars
Ashley Abraham – Florida International University
Deja Cross – Broward College
Lexi Cunningham – Florida International University
Ryan Dominque – University of North Florida
Renato Lherisson – Florida International University
Amber Manning – Florida International University
Madeline Miller – Broward College
Ravyn Reese – Cosmetology School
Champions of Children Awards Winners
Kathleen Thomsen –Kathleen Thomsen Consulting, Inc.
Gregory Haile – President, Broward College
Michael Perlman – BrandsMart USA
Mark Rosenberg – President, Florida International University
Legacy Graduates Award
Cindy Arenberg-Seltzer – President/CEO of the Children’s Services
of Broward County
Gale Butler – Executive Director at Friends of Birch State
Betsy Crudele – Philanthropist
Carol Yolles – President of Yolles Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Additional details, sponsorship information and tickets to the event are available online at https://scholarsbreakfast2019.eventbrite.com, or by contacting Allie DeSeno ([email protected]; 954-540-5141) or Jennifer Buchanan ([email protected]; 954-540-5626).
HANDY, which stands for Helping Abused Neglected Disadvantaged Youth, is an award-winning 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. Founded in 1985, HANDY has met the needs of more than 45,000 Broward County children in foster and relative/nonrelative care associated with the child dependency system. HANDY’s mission is to achieve positive, lasting change for youth by providing life skills, education and a supportive community. HANDY strives to provide customized programs that meet the individual needs of a child that take them from early childhood to adulthood. For more information visit https://handyinc.org.