At 101.5 LITE FM &, we're your link to what's happening in South Florida. Here's a listing of women's, kids' and family activities and events you've recently heard about on LITE FM:

South Florida Events

  Event Description Time / Location
9/30 - 10/5 "I Love Lucy" Live on Stage

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
10/1 - 10/31 Miami Attractions Month

Many South Florida attractions, including Jungle Island, Zoo Miami, Miami Seaquarium and Vizcaya, offer Buy 1 Get 1 admission, and other special offers.

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Daily, Various Attractions
10/1 - 10/31 Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events

A calendar of the many Breast Cancer Awareness Month events, including the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure and the Pink Masquerade Ball.

See all here

Various times, Various locations
10/3 - 10/4 10th Annual Oktoberfest

Live German music, Biergarten, Bavarian food & more.

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Fri. 5-11 p.m; Sat. 1-11pm, Jaco Pastorius Park, Oakland Park
10/3 Bacon Bash

Bacon dishes, biergarten, music, activities for all ages.

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6 - 10 p.m., Esplanade Park, Fort Lauderdale
10/4 - 10/5 Coconut Grove Pumpkin Patch Festival

Local vendors, Pumpkin decorating, Pumpkin food court feast, Pumpkin Beer Garden, Scarecrow Village, carnival rides, pumpkin decorating, petting zoo & 5000 pumpkins to choose from!

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10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Peacock Park
10/4 - 10/5 'Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend'

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
10/4 'MasterChef' Casting Call

You'll have 3 minutes to impress the food judges.

Information & pre-registration at

10 a.m. - 6 p.m., JW Marriott Marquis, 255 Biscayne Blvd., Miami
10/4 Miami Octoberfest 2014

A celebration of German beer, food, music & more.

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3 p.m. - 11 p.m., Marlins Park
10/5 Blessing of the Animals (Broward)

The Franciscan Friars of The Parish of Saints Francis & Clare will perform the blessing on second floor of the Broward Humane Scoeity. Please arrive with your pets (leashed or in a carrier) by 2:45.

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3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., Humane Society of Broward
10/7 - 10/19 'Annie'

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
10/12 Miami Dolphins vs. Green Bay Packers
Miami Dolphins Go Pink for Susan G. Komen. Special tickets will benefit Komen Miami / Fort Lauderdale Affiliate.


1:00 p.m., Sun Life Stadium
10/17 - 11/23 Miami City Ballet Program I: Romeo & Juliet

Program features 'Ballo della Regina', the company premiere of 'Polyphonia', and 'Serenade'

Oct. 17 - 18 at Adrienne Arsht Center

Oct. 24 - 26 at Broward Center

Nov. 21 - 23 at Kravis Center

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Various times, Various Locations
10/19 Coconut Grove Seafood Festival

Seafood, music, cooking workshops, family fun zone. Free for kids under 12.

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11 a.m. - Sundown, Peacock Park, Coconut Grove
10/22 - 10/25 South Beach Seafood Festival

Festival features the Joe's Stone Crab Kickoff Dinner, Seafood Shuffle - A Wine and Dine Around, Chef Showdown at the Seafood & Sneakers Ball, and the main festival Saturday with mini cafes from signature local restaurants, multiple bars, a live entertainement stage, interactive zones, vendor booths, pop-up shops & more.

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Various times, Various locations
10/25 Harvest Festival

Fun family day in the pumpkin patch features entertainment, food, games for kids, and pumpking auctions. Costumes welcome! Event proceeds benefit local missions and hunger relief.

For more info, call 954-989-8304.


4 p.m. - 8 p.m., Hollywood HIlls United Methodist Church, 400 N 35th Ave.
10/28 - 11/2 Rodgers & Hammerstein's 'Cinderella'

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
10/30 - 11/3 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Boats, diving & fishing take the spotlight at the Broward Convention Center, Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Fort Lauderdale Hilton Marina, The  Sails Marina, Las Olas Marina, Hall of Fame Marina, and more.

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Opens 10 a.m. daily, Broward County Convention Center & more
11/19 - 11/30 'The Phantom of the Opera'

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
11/20 - 11/30 Marvel Universe Live!

Live action show featuring Marvel Super Heroes and Villains. Event for all ages includes cutting-edge special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts, martial arts and more.

11/20 - 11/23 at BB&T Center  Tickets

11/28 - 11/30 at AAA  Tickets

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Various times, BB&T Center, AAA
12/2 - 12/14 'Book of Mormon'

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
12/11 - 1/4 Cirque du Soleil: Amaluna


Various times, Big tent next to SunLife Stadium
12/12 - 12/30 Miami City Ballet: "The Nutcracker'

The holiday classic, George Balanceine's The Nutcracker.

Dec. 12 - 14 at Broward Center

Dec. 18- 24 at Adrienne Arsht Center

Dec. 27 - 30 at Kravis Center

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Various times, Various locations
1/7 - 2/1 'Disney's The Lion King'

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
1/9 - 2/8 Miami City Ballet Program II: Hear the Music

Featuring 'Nine Sinatra Songs' by Twyla Tharp, and more.

Jan 9 - 11 at Adrienne Arsht Center

Jan 23 - 25 at Broward Center

Feb 6 - Feb 8 at Kravis Center

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Various times, Various locations
2/3 - 2/8 'Disney's Newsies'

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
2/13 - 3/22 Miami City Ballet Program III: Passion and Grace

Featuring Richard Alston's 'Carmen' and more.

Feb. 13 - 15 at Adrienne Arsht Center

Feb. 27 - Mar 1 at Kravis Center

Mar  20 - 22 at Broward Center

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Various times, Various locations
2/13 - 2/17 Sail Across the Sun: Music, Food & Wine Festival, hosted by Train

Train hosts (& performs on) this cruise / festival, stopping in Key West & Great Stirrup Cay in the Bahamas.


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Sailing from Miami, Fri. 4pm, returning Tuesday, 8 a.m., Norwegian Sun Cruise Ship
2/19 - 2/22 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

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Various times, Broward Center
3/7 Joy Behar

Comedian / Talk show host's one-woman show.

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8:00 p.m., Coral Springs Center for the Arts
3/11 - 3/29 'Wicked'

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
3/27 - 4/19 Miami City Ballet Program IV: Points of Departure

March 27 - 29 at Kravis Center

April 10 - 12 at Adrienne Arsht Center

April 17 - 19 at Broward Center

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Various times, Various locations
4/14 - 4/19 'Sister Act'

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
Does your South Florida non-profit organization have an event or service you'd like to share with 101.5 LITE FM and Listeners? Please e-mail complete information -- at least three weeks in advance -- to Gayle Garton at or fax to 305-521-1414

Community Service Announcements

  Event Description Time / Location
10/6 Ed Morse Golf Classic for Transplant Foundation
You can tee up and help out a good cause when you take part in the Ed Morse Golf Classic to benefit the Transplant Foundation at the Miami Beach Golf Club, Monday, October 6th. Proceeds go to providing assistance to transplant patients and raising awareness.


More info, 305-817-5645
10/11 Taste of Parrotdise fundraiser
Join LITE FM's Jeff Martin as he hosts the Taste of Parrotdise presented by Barefoot Children of Fort Lauderdale PHC and Two Men and A Truck of Fort Lauderdale, October 11th, at the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame in Dania. There will be live music, food and beverage tastings, a silent auction and raffle prizes too, with proceeds going to Relay for Life of Davie/Cooper City and the American Cancer Society.


More info, 954-398-0993
10/17 Humane Society's Mega Match-a-thon
Hundreds of dogs and cats, and puppies and kittens from the Humane Society of Greater Miami, Miami Dade Animal Services and the Cat Network, will be up for adoption at another 24 hour Mega Match-a-thon at Tropical Park that begins Friday, October 17th.


More info, 305-749-1815
10/18 Susan. G. Komen Race for the Cure
Do you know someone who has fought breast cancer? If so, then the Susan G. Komen Miami/Ft. Lauderdale Race for the Cure, October 18th, is the perfect opportunity to rally around that special fighter in your life. Start your team today and receive special early bird pricing.


More info, 305-383-7116
10/22 Pap Corps Fashion Event at Bloomingdales
Enjoy a fashion, beauty and shopping event to raise research funds for all cancers at the Pap Corps and Bloomingdales presents "Surviving in Style" Wednesday, October 22nd, on Level Two in the New View at the Boca Raton Town Center.


For more info, 561-654-8151
10/25 'Girl Rising' movie screening / fundraiser

"One girl with courage is a revolution". That's the simple message of 'Girl Rising'. The movie screening benefits Girl Rising and the Broward Human Trafficking Coalition, initiatives aimed at reducing human trafficking through education. Following the movie screening at the Hollywood Central Performing Arts Center, a cocktail reception and silent auction will be held at Gallery 2014 in Hollywood. Advance tickets here

More info, 954-505-3291
11/1 Miami Heart Walk
Bring your friends, family and co-workers to join the American Heart Association for this year's Miami Heart Walk at Bayfront Park. Activities begin at 8 a.m. There's no fee to walk. Get details and register here.
More info, 954-364-5096