On The Shore On The shore TRAVEL — 12 August 2016
Summer, fall Florida travel planner

AUGUST 

Southeast Florida 

Miami Spa Month – Participating spas offer deals on select spa services, miamispamonth.com.

August and September Miami Spice – Participating restaurants in Miami-Dade County offer three-course meals for lunch and dinner, miamiandbeaches.com/special-offers/monthly-deals/miami-spice-month.

Friday Night Sound Waves Music at the beach Friday evenings, A1A and Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, fridaynightsoundwaves.com.

Aug. 14 Back 2 School Weekend, Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie, 954-473-2955, flamingogardens.org.

Aug. 18 Seal, Hard Rock Live, 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, seminolehardrockhollywood.com/hard-rock-live-events.htm.

Aug. 20 – Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk, 954-924-2980, visithollywoodfl.org.

Aug. 25-28 – National Park Service Birthday Weekend, free entry to Everglades National Park, 40001 State Road 9336, Homestead, 305-242-7700, nps.gov/ever.

Aug. 26 – Viernes Culturales arts and culture festival, Miami, Southwest Eighth Street, Little Havana, 305-643-5500, viernesculturales.org.

Aug. 27 – Ricky Martin, Hard Rock Live, 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, seminolehardrockhollywood.com/hard-rock-live-events.htm.

Florida Keys 

Aug. 18 – Art Walk, Morada Way Arts & Cultural District, Mile Marker 81 and Mile Marker 82, Islamorada, moradaway.org.

West Florida 

Aug. 20 – SummerJazz on the Gulf at Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd. North, Naples, 239-261-2222, NaplesBeachHotel.com.

Aug. 25 – Fifth Harmony, MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, 4802 U.S. 301, Tampa, midfloridacreditunionamphitheatre.org.

Orlando and Central Florida 

Aug. 20 – Classic Albums Live: Bruce Springsteen Born To Run, King Center for the Performing Arts, Melbourne, kingcenter.com.

Aug. 27 – Orlando Taste of the Nation, 8701 World Center Drive, Orlando, ce.strength.org.

Aug. 20 – Goo Goo Dolls, Hard Rock Live Orlando, 6050 Universal Blvd., Orlando, 407-351-5483, hardrock.com/live/
locations/Orlando.

North Florida 

Aug. 18 – North Beaches Art Walk, Beaches Town Center, 200 First St., Neptune Beach, visitjacksonville.com/events/north-beaches-art-walk/.

SEPTEMBER 

Southeast Florida 

Sept. 1-30 – Flavor Palm Beach, prix fixe menus at participating restaurants,
flavorpb.com.

Sept. 2 – First Friday Art Walk, around Atlantic Avenue and Northeast Second Avenue in downtown Delray Beach, downtowndelraybeach.com.

Sept. 3 – George Lopez, Hard Rock Live, 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, seminolehardrockhollywood.com/hard-rock-live-events.htm.

Sept. 5 – Native Bird Festival, Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie, 954-473-2955, flamingogardens.org.

Sept. 7 – Maroon 5, AmericanAirlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, 786-777-1000, aaarena.com.

Sept. 9 – Sushi & Stroll Summer Walk Series, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach, 561-495-0233, morikami.org.

Sept. 14 – Brian Wilson, Hard Rock Live, 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, seminolehardrockhollywood.com/hard-rock-live-events.htm.

Sept. 17 – Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk, 954-924-2980, visithollywoodfl.org.

Sept. 23 – Heart with Joan Jett & others, Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre, South Florida Fairgrounds, 601-7 Sansburys Way, West Palm Beach, 561-795-8883, livenation.com.

Florida Keys

Sept. 1-5 – Key West BrewFest, keywestbrewfest.com.

Sept. 7-11 – Womenfest Key West, 305-294-4603, womenfest.com.

Sept. 15 – Art Walk, Morada Way Arts & Cultural District, Mile Marker 81 and Mile Marker 82, Islamorada, moradaway.org.

Sept. 29-Oct. 2 – REEF Fest, Key Largo,
reef.org.

West Florida 

Sept 1-4 – Tampa Salsa & Bachata Festival, Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, 2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, tampasalsabachata.com.

Sept. 3-4 – Downtown Venice Craft Festival, 220 Miami Ave. W., artfestival.com.

Sept. 3 – GeckoFest, 3101 Beach Blvd. S, Gulfport, geckofest.com.

Sept. 10-11 – I Like it Hot! Festival, Minnreg Hall, 6340 126th Ave., Largo, 727-423-8433, ilikeithotfestival.com.

Sept. 23-Oct. 2 – Island Hopper Songwriter Fest, various venues in Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach and Captiva Island, islandhopperfest.com.

Sept. 17-18 – Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival, 331 Sullivan St., Punta Gorda, artfestival.com.

Sept. 23 – Toby Keith, MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, 4802 U.S. 301, Tampa, midfloridacreditunionamphitheatre.org.

Sept. 24 – SummerJazz on the Gulf at Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd. North, Naples, 239-261-2222, naplesbeachhotel.com.

Sept. 30-Oct. 2 – Super Boat National Championship, Clearwater, superboat.com.

Orlando and Central Florida

September Orlando’s Magical Dining Month – Participating restaurants offer prix fixed meals for $33, orlandomagicaldining.com.

Sept. 9-10 – Rock the Universe, Christian Music Festival, Universal Orlando, universalorlando.com.

Sept. 9 – Maroon 5, Amway Center, 400 W. Church St., Orlando, 407-440-7000, amwaycenter.com.

Sept. 19-25 – Global Peace Film Festival, various events, Orlando and Winter Park, 407-224-6625, peacefilmfest.org.

Sept. 23-25 – New Smyrna Beach Jazz Festival, nsbjazzfest.com.

Sept. 24-25 – Colony Plaza Craft Festival, 327 Colony Blvd., The Villages, artfestival.com.

North Florida

Sept. 2-4 – Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam, Panama City Beach, 888-512-7469, gulfcoastjam.com.

Sept. 10 – Pensacola Dragon Boat Festival, Bayview Park, Pensacola, pensacoladragonboatfestival.com.

Sept. 11 – Endless Summer Watermelon Ride, bicycle event, 2500 Atlantic Ave., Fernandina Beach, nfbc.us.

Sept. 13 – Jax Beach Art Walk, betterjaxbeach.com.

Sept. 15 – North Beaches Art Walk, Beaches Town Center, 200 First St., Neptune Beach, visitjacksonville.com/events/north-beaches-art-walk/.

Sept. 15-29 – Sip & Savor Jax Jacksonville Restaurant Week, visitjacksonville.com.

Sept. 23-24 – Taste of the Beach, Casino Beach, Pensacola Beach, tasteofpensacolabeach.com.

Sept. 23-24 – Chasin’ The Sun Music
Festival, Panama City Beach,
visitpanamacitybeach.com.

OCTOBER 

Southeast Florida 

Oct. 1- 2 – Bird Festival, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, fairchildgarden.org.

Oct. 8-9 – ArtRageous, Downtown Boca Raton Art & Craft Festival, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 171 E. Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton, artfestival.com.

Oct. 8-9 – Great Scarecrow Competition and Harvest Fest, Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie, 954-473-2955, flamingogardens.org.

Oct. 9 – Eros Ramazzotti, Hard Rock Live, One Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, seminolehardrockhollywood.com/hard-rock-live-events.htm.

Oct. 9 – Miami Broward Carnival, Miami-Dade Fair & Expo, 10901 Coral Way, Miami, miamibrowardcarnival.com.

Oct. 15-16 – Harvest Fest, Flamingo Gardens, Davie, flamingogardens.org.

Oct. 22-23 – Las Olas Art Fair, 600 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, artfestival.com.

Oct. 22-23 – Harvest Fest, Flamingo Gardens, flamingogardens.org.

Oct. 22 – Brazilian Festival of Pompano Beach, 820 NE 18th Ave., Pompano Beach, 305-803-0338, brazilianfestpompano.org.

Oct. 28 – Fall Stargazing Party, Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Ave., Homestead, 305-247-5727, fruitandspicepark.org.

Oct. 29 – Sia, BB&T Center, 2555 NW 136th Ave., Sunrise, thebbtcenter.com.

Oct. 29-30 – Delray Marketplace Art & Craft Festival, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 9025 W. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach, artfestival.com.

Oct. 29-30 – Harvest Fest, Flamingo Gardens, Davie, 954-473-2955, flamingogardens.org.

Florida Keys

Sept. 29-Oct. 2 – REEF Fest, Key Largo, reef.org.

Oct. 7-9 – Downtown Key Largo Songfest, keylargosongfest.com.

Oct. 21-30 – Fantasy Fest, fantasyfest.net.

West Florida 

Sept. 23-Oct. 2 – Island Hopper Songwriter Fest, various venues in Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach and Captiva Island, islandhopperfest.com.

Oct. 22-23 – Downtown Sarasota Craft Festival, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 1592 Main St., Sarasota, artfestival.com.

Orlando and Central Florida 

Oct. 1-2  Downtown Leesburg Craft Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 411 W. Main St., Leesburg, artfestival.com.

Oct. 7-9 – Mount Dora Bicycle Festival, mountdorabicyclefestival.com.

Oct. 8 – Winter Park Autumn Art Festival, 251 S. Park Ave., Winter Park, winterpark.org, 407-644-8281.

Oct. 13-16 – Biketoberfest in Daytona Beach, daytonabeach.com/biketoberfest.

Oct. 15-16 – Downtown Stuart Craft Festival, 26 SW Osceola St., Stuart, artfestival.com.

Oct. 30 – Sia, Amway Center, 400 W. Church St., Orlando, 407-440-7000, amwaycenter.com.

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