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11 can’t-miss Miami events this December

Published On 12/03/2014 Published On 12/03/2014
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Benny’s on the Beach

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Dec 4 Thu

South Florida Seafood Bake & Special Viewing Party If you live in Palm Beach County, or just want to escape Miami for a few, head to Benny’s on the Beach for the launch of their new dinner service, as well as a chance to watch the restaurant’s chef, Jeremy Hanlon, on Beat Bobby Flay. Dinner starts at 5pm.

Benny’s on the Beach

South Florida Seafood Bake & Special Viewing Party Benny’s on the Beach If you live in Palm Beach County, or just want to escape Miami for a few, head to Benny’s on the Beach for the launch of their new dinner service, as well as a chance to watch the restaurant’s chef, Jeremy Hanlon, on Beat Bobby Flay. Dinner starts at 5pm.

E11EVEN

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Dec 4-5

Natale Sulla Luna: A Lunar Christmas This limited run theatrical performance during Art Basel mixes sexy holiday vignettes with acrobatics, music, video, lasers, and virtual reality... all inside one of Miami's sweetest nightclubs.

E11EVEN Miami

Natale Sulla Luna: A Lunar Christmas E11EVEN Miami This limited run theatrical performance during Art Basel mixes sexy holiday vignettes with acrobatics, music, video, lasers, and virtual reality... all inside one of Miami's sweetest nightclubs.

Flickr/Matt Biddulph

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Dec 4-6

Discobox -- with James Murphy, Soul Clap & Justin Miller Popping up over several nights during Art Basel at Basement inside Miami Beach’s newest hotel, EDITION, this party will feature a sick lineup of musicians and DJ sets, the most exciting of which is James Murphy, formerly LCD Soundsystem. Do we need to say more?

Basement Miami

Discobox -- with James Murphy, Soul Clap & Justin Miller Basement Miami Popping up over several nights during Art Basel at Basement inside Miami Beach’s newest hotel, EDITION, this party will feature a sick lineup of musicians and DJ sets, the most exciting of which is James Murphy, formerly LCD Soundsystem. Do we need to say more?

Mandy Baca

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Dec 4 Thu

Art Basel You're probably tired of Basel posts and round ups by now, but don't worry, we’re not going to put you through another one: we'll just provide a gentle reminder that you really should check out at least one fair or party.

Various locations

Art Basel Various locations You're probably tired of Basel posts and round ups by now, but don't worry, we’re not going to put you through another one: we'll just provide a gentle reminder that you really should check out at least one fair or party.

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Dec 4 Thu

Alter Miami Pop-Up Get a sneak bite of the food at Bradley Kilgore’s upcoming restaurant, Alter, (he’s got mad cred coming from Azul and J&G Grill) before it opens with a pop-up dinner series. Tickets are selling fast, so hurry up.

Miam Café & Boutique

Alter Miami Pop-Up Miam Café & Boutique Get a sneak bite of the food at Bradley Kilgore’s upcoming restaurant, Alter, (he’s got mad cred coming from Azul and J&G Grill) before it opens with a pop-up dinner series. Tickets are selling fast, so hurry up.

Javier Ramirez

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Dec 7 Sun

Swig n’ Swine Miami Beach Another pork centric event is making its way to Miami with help from local chefs Michael Pirolo, Jose Mendin, and Danny Grant, who are piling pig onto plates and pouring lots and lots of punch. There’ll be art, arm wrestling, and swag for purchase, too. Event is $30 and benefits Overtown Youth Center.

The Broken Shaker

Swig n’ Swine Miami Beach The Broken Shaker Another pork centric event is making its way to Miami with help from local chefs Michael Pirolo, Jose Mendin, and Danny Grant, who are piling pig onto plates and pouring lots and lots of punch. There’ll be art, arm wrestling, and swag for purchase, too. Event is $30 and benefits Overtown Youth Center.

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Dec 11 Thu

Miami Celebrates “I Did” With Divorce Party Who doesn’t love a good divorce party? There’ll be cake, cocktails with punny names, and lots of fresh singles for the picking. Miami, making ugly things like divorces fun since 1896.

Ball & Chain

Miami Celebrates “I Did” With Divorce Party Ball & Chain Who doesn’t love a good divorce party? There’ll be cake, cocktails with punny names, and lots of fresh singles for the picking. Miami, making ugly things like divorces fun since 1896.

Cirque du Soleil

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Dec 11 Thu

Cirque du Soleil Amaluna Cirque du Soleil is back in Miami with a new production full of magical realism, soaring acrobatics, and even more of those gymnasts. Even better: if you TWEET out this calendar with the hashtag #Amaluna you could win two tickets to the show on Sunday, Dec 21st!

Sun Life Stadium

Cirque du Soleil Amaluna Sun Life Stadium Cirque du Soleil is back in Miami with a new production full of magical realism, soaring acrobatics, and even more of those gymnasts. Even better: if you TWEET out this calendar with the hashtag #Amaluna you could win two tickets to the show on Sunday, Dec 21st!

©CRISTINA ISABEL RIVERA

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Dec 12 Fri

Buskerfest Miami 2014 Let’s be honest, you don’t use the Metromover... um, well, ever, but today beginning at 4pm, artists will perform 45 minute sets at each stop on the Metromover’s Inner Loop. The event wraps up at Bayfront Park’s Tina Hills Pavilion featuring performances by last year’s best three bands. This event is FREE.

Miami Metromover’s Inner Loop

Buskerfest Miami 2014 Miami Metromover’s Inner Loop Let’s be honest, you don’t use the Metromover... um, well, ever, but today beginning at 4pm, artists will perform 45 minute sets at each stop on the Metromover’s Inner Loop. The event wraps up at Bayfront Park’s Tina Hills Pavilion featuring performances by last year’s best three bands. This event is FREE.

YoungArts

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Dec 19 Fri

Outside the Box, with the Borscht Film Festival What’s cool, Miami? Borscht Film Festival, one of Miami’s best indie trailblazers, are popping up for one night to feature selections from the festival. The vibe will be circa-2008 Wynwoodd Second Saturdays meets obscure film festival.

YoungArts Plaza

Outside the Box, with the Borscht Film Festival YoungArts Plaza What’s cool, Miami? Borscht Film Festival, one of Miami’s best indie trailblazers, are popping up for one night to feature selections from the festival. The vibe will be circa-2008 Wynwoodd Second Saturdays meets obscure film festival.

Flickr/Bob B. Brown

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Dec 31 Wed

Capital One Orange Bowl Before you head out to celebrate the end of 2014, round out the year with one last football game... but not just any old football game, this one's a Miami gridiron tradition you can't miss no matter who's playing.

Sun Life Stadium

Capital One Orange Bowl Sun Life Stadium Before you head out to celebrate the end of 2014, round out the year with one last football game... but not just any old football game, this one's a Miami gridiron tradition you can't miss no matter who's playing.