Calendar — 09 August 2019
The Calendar for August 2019, and beyond


 Through Sept. 30 2-for-1 Summer Offers, a dining discount promotion by the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau. To access the deals, either order a 2-for-1 Summer Savings card by mail or download a 2-for-1 card and present it to a participating restaurant via your phone. Free.

 17 Cycle for the Cure, a 60-minute high-energy spin class to benefit Susan G. Komen Florida. The event includes competitions, prizes and healthy treats. 12:30 p.m. at Cyclebar, 4550 Donald Ross Road, #100, Palm Beach Gardens. Minimum donation is $30.

 18 The Village at Gulfstream Park’s Sunday Street Market Festival, including local artisans and crafters, specialty food vendors and food trucks, kids’ entertainment and music throughout the day. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 901 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach. Free. 954-362-9887,

 20 Combine your love of history with a glass of wine and light bites at History Happy Hour: The Civic Activism of Ivy Stranahan, a deep dive into the civic and social activism of one of Fort Lauderdale’s founders. 5:30 p.m. at Stranahan House, 335 SE Sixth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. $10, members and teachers; $15, non-members. 954-524-4736,

 29 With over 20 million albums sold, the B-52s are celebrating their 40th Anniversary Tour with special guests OMD and Berlin. 7:30 p.m. at Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets start at $59.50.

 31 Shooters Waterfront’s Rock the Dock concert series, featuring classic rock-and-roll performances by The Livesays, from 3-6 p.m., and Mr. Nice Guy, from 7-10 p.m. The concerts are free and open to the public, at 3003 NE 32nd Ave., Fort Lauderdale. 954-566-2855,


 5 Art of Wine & Food: Harvest Party in Santa Barbara, featuring Michael Lohwasser from Jackson Family Wines as he presents four varietals to celebrate the harvest party in Santa Barbara. Wines will be paired with small bites. 6-8 p.m. at the NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale, One E. Las Olas Blvd. $40; $30 for members at the Patron level or above. Advance paid reservations required. 954-262-0258,

 6 Lipstick Lounge, an evening of decadent confections, cocktails, palate-pleasing bites and the ultimate in beauty and fashion, to benefit the Broward Health Foundation for breast cancer initiatives. Admission includes a swag bag, two drinks and parking. 8 p.m. at Gallery of Amazing Things, 481 S. Federal Highway, Dania Beach. $85.  

 7 Ann Storck Center’s 26th Annual Celebrity Chefs Food Tasting & Auction, a memorable night featuring unlimited tastes from South Florida restaurants, dancing and live and silent auctions to raise funds for children and adults with developmental disabilities. 6 p.m. at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood. $175. 954-584-8000,

Save the Date . . .

 Sept. 21 Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale Fall Festival, an afternoon of fall-themed games and activities, live entertainment, fall-themed foods and cold drinks. Noon to 4 p.m. at Esplanade Park in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Free. 954-468-1541,



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