Editor’s note: As of press time, all of the events in the calendar are expected to take place as scheduled. However, check with the organizer of any event you’re planning to attend to make sure it hasn’t been canceled due to concerns about the coronavirus.
Through Dec. 3 The 14th annual Galleria at Fort Lauderdale’s annual Men of Style, featuring nine influential and philanthropic men who’ll strut a virtual runway this year their to raise money for local charities, online at galleriamall-fl.com, or follow The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale on Facebook for updates at @GalleriaFtLauderdale.
1 Plant-Based Festival, a celebration of World Vegan Day. The event features music, giveaways, plant-based vendors and contests for the kids. 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Gulfstream Park, Hallandale Beach. Free. 954-454-7000, gulfstreampark.com.
2 Women Veterans Virtual Happy Hour, sponsored by United Way of Broward County’s Mission United, giving female veterans the opportunity to join together for one hour of connection, community and conversation. Bring your own drink. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.; Zoom link provided after registration. Free. RSVP at www.unitedwaybroward.org/events/women-veterans-monthly-virtual-happy-hour.
5 Free First Thursday Sunny Days presented by AutoNation, an opportunity to visit the NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale free of charge. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at One E. Las Olas Blvd. 954-525-5500, nsuartmuseum.org.
5-22 Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, featuring FLIFF Virtual Cinema, FLIFF Drive-in Cinema, intimate dinner-and-a-movie nights at local restaurants and more. Days, times and prices vary. FLIFF.com.
10 In lieu of its traditional onsite fall Gala, the Museum of Discovery and Science is brewing something special – a new virtual event, The Science of Beer: Home Brew Edition. This unique fundraiser is for all science and beer lovers 21+. Guests will go behind the scenes to explore the science behind beer making. The event also includes beer samplings from local brewers, beer-friendly bites and hands-on science demos. 6:30 to 8 p.m. from the comfort of your own home. $100 (includes one login and event kit); $35, viewing ticket. 954-467-6637, mods.org/science-of-beer.
12 Enjoy an evening of art and entertainment from home at Business for the Arts of Broward’s 2nd Annual ART + STROLL, presented by BBX Capital. 6 to 7:30 p.m. via Zoom. Donation requested. 954-940-5344, Bfabroward.org.
14 4th Annual Sculpture in Motion: The Art of Pre- and Post-War Automobiles, where guests can experience the history and design of one-of-a-kind classic cars. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, 253 Barcelona Road, West Palm Beach. $25, adults; $15, members; $8, children. Tickets will be pre-sold by time slot; no tickets sold at the door. 561-832-5328, ansg.org.
15-22 Miami Book Fair, an online event featuring author readings and conversations, workshops and even a Storybook Picnic for kids and their teddy bears. Days and times vary. Free. MiamiBookFair.com.
20-21 The Junior League of the Palm Beaches hosts its 12th Annual Deck the Palms Boutique Market, featuring vendors selling jewelry, home décor, apparel, children’s goods, artisanal foods and more. The event also features a Friday Night Kick-Off Reception with a live band, VIP luxury lounge and Princess and Pirate Entertainment Experience for all ages. Hours and prices vary. Event held outside at Palm Beach Outlets, 1751 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., West Palm Beach. jlpb.org/Deck-the-Palms.
Photo: Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, Nov. 5-22