Around Town Social

Around Town Social

Argentina Takes Top Prizes; US Docs, Spain, Venezuela Make Strong Showings At 35th MDC’s Miami Film Festival Awards

Miami, FL —Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival unveiled award winners this past weekend in all competition categories for its recently concluded 35th edition, which ran March 9 – 18th, and films from Argentina dominated the top prizes.  The Festival’s Grand Jury Prize for Best Film in its signature $40,000 Knight Competition, sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, went...

Vizcaya Centennial Gala

By: Betty Alvarez Miami's iconic Vizcaya celebrated its 100 year anniversary with the Vizcaya Centennial Gala.  Guest enjoyed amazing cocktails and music provided by Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra among other performers.    

Miami Dade College’s 35th Miami Film Festival Red Carpet Premiere. Article and photos by Ray Raposo

On March 9th, Miami Dade College’s 35th Miami Film Festival had the Movie Premier of Director Jason Reitman’s “Tully” starting Charleze Theron, Ron Livingston, Mark Duplass, Elaine Tan and MacKenzie Davis as Tully. It’s the third collaboration between Director Reitman and screenwriter Diablo Cody including the Oscar winning Juno and Young Adult.  The celebrity Red Carpet outside of the Olympia Theater...

The 20th Annual Carnaval on the Mile in Coral Gables

Saturday and Sunday March 3rd and 4th, The Kiwanis Club of Little Havana presented the 20th Annual Carnaval on the Mile. People strolled along Miracle Mile enjoying the music and they took in the Fine Arts Village inspired by an eclectic mix, right in the heart of “City Beautiful” Coral Gables. The Fine Arts Village featured local artists and...

Giralda Plaza in Coral Gables – The Vision Comes to Life

Join us in celebration of the official opening of Giralda Plaza on Friday, September 15, 7 p.m. The City of Coral Gables is proud to unveil a reimagined avenue that captures the warmth and charm of a European piazza featuring al fresco dining, seasonal entertainment, and the unique élan of a pedestrian-only destination. Giralda Avenue, known as “Restaurant Row,” is...