Merrick Park 15th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at Garden Area
Date Thurday 11⁄15, 6pm – 9pm Location: Shops at Merrick Village 358 San Lorenzo Ave Coral Gables, FL 33146 MAP
Bring your holiday cheer and gather with family and friends to light up the night & welcome the season at Shops at Merrick Park! Donate a new, unwrapped toy to benefit and support a great cause for Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Win a chance to win some prizes with every unwrapped toy donation, all winning tickets will be announced during event. Hosted by - Belkys Nerey WSVN Channel 7 News Anchor & Mayor Raul Valdex-Fauli, City of Coral Gables. Enjoy performances from UM Frost School of Music Carolers & Miami Royal Ballet and special guest appearances by Santa Claus!
Miami Symphony Orchestra
Date: Fridays 11-16 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Location: Palm Court - Miami Design District 140 NE 39 St. Miami, FL 33137 (305) 722-7100 Cost: Free MAP
Enjoy a performance by the Miami Symphony Orchestra featuring two-time Tony Award Winner Bernadette Peters. The Miami Symphony Orchestra (MISO), now in its historic 28th season, is Miami’s hometown professional symphony and a valuable contributor to Miami’s cultural fabric. Led by MISO Music Director & Conductor Maestro Eduardo Marturet, the performance will include a special performance by 2x Tony Award winner and American musical theater icon Bernadette Peters.
MIAMI BOOK FAIR
During Street Fair weekend, November 16-18, more than 250 publishers and booksellers exhibit and sell books, with special features like the antiquarians, who showcase signed first editions, original manuscripts and other collectibles. The first Miami Book Fair, founded by Miami Dade College and community partners, took place in 1984. Since then, it has been recognized as the nation’s finest literary festival.
Six-Time Grammy Award Winner
Date Saturday, November 17, at 8:00 p.m. Location PINECREST GARDENS 11000 Read Road, Pinecrest FL 33156 Cost:$40 MAP
Returning to his passion for jazz, Sanborn recently assembled a stunning program of straight-ahead jazz tunes for his new quintet. Looking forward to sharing his approach and interpretation on a new album in 2018, Sanborn is excited to collaborate and feature a band of saxophone, trombone, keys, bass, and drums.
Family Fun Concert
Tough Turkey in the Big City
Date: Sunday Nov. 18, 3:00 PM Location PINECREST GARDENS 11000 Read Road, Pinecrest FL 33156 Cost:$15 MAP
Tough Turkey in the Big City: A Thanksgiving Odyssey, by Bruce Adolphe and Louise Gikow and performed by the chamber ensemble of Orchestra Miami. Follow the adventures of Tom Turkey as he leaves the farm to travel to the Big City!
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