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
5/1 - 5/31 Miami Museum Month
Throughout May, enjoy 'buy one, get one free' admission to participating Miami Museums.
Various times, Various locations
5/7 - 5/31 Tropical Chihuly Nights

 See all of Chihuly’s exquisite glass forms under the stars of the South Florida sky. Thursdays & Sundays through May.

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6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Coral Gables
5/29 - 6/7 Florida Classical Ballet Gala

Featuring Principal Dancers from San Francisco Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, Orlando Ballet & more.

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8 p.m. 5/29; 5 p.m. 6/7, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
5/30 Super Hero Safety Fair

Free admission & activities! There will be food, pony rides, a bounce house & slide, superhero face painting, fire truck tours, superhero swag bags (first 500 kids), and giveaways. Make sure to RSVP today!

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10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Kendall Regional Medical Center, 11750 SW 40th St, Miami, Florida 33175
6/4 - 6/28 Summer Shorts

Celebration of the best short plays in the country.

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
6/8 - 8/3 Miami Heat Summer Camp for Kids
Weekly camps for kids ages 7 - 16. The final week begins August 3rd. Early reservations are recommended.
9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Various locations
6/8 - 8/17 Camp Discovery Summer Camp

For ages 6-12. Featuring different themes weekly. MODS will also hold 3 separate week-long Ocean Explorer's Camps for kids entering 7th & 8th grades.

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9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Museum of Discovery and Science, Fort Lauderdale
6/12 - 6/14 Taste of the Caribbean

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Various times, Hyatt Regency Miami, 400 SE 2nd St.
6/13 - 6/14 Redland Summer Fruit Festival

Local agriculture & tropical fruits; rare fruit samplings.

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10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Redlands Fruit & Spice Park, Homestead
6/13 Mario Cantone: On the Way to Broadway

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8 p.m., Parker Playhouse, Fort Lauderdale
6/15 - 8/7 Jungle Island Adventure & Camps

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9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; half-day & late pick-up options, Jungle Island, Miami
6/15 - 8/15 Zoofari Summer Camp

For kids ages 4 - 12. Zoo Miami will also hold three separate week-long 'Zoologist in Training' camps for kids 13-15.

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9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Zoo Miami
6/26 'Move Live on Tour" with Julianne & Derek Hough

The 'Dancing With the Stars' sister & brother star in this music & dance production.

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8 p.m., Hard Rock Live, Hollywood
6/27 Florida State Firefighters Competition

Event includesa Fire Safety & Health expo, antique fire trucks, food, music & more.

Call 954-980-6099.


9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Pine Island Park & Plantation Fire Department Station 76
7/8 - 8/16 Lookingglass Alice

Modern retelling of Alice in Wonderland when your favorite Wonderland characters defy gravity in this circus-infused marvel for all ages.

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Various times, Arsht Center, Miami
7/11 - 7/12 23rd Annual International Mango Festival
Featuring workshops, mango samplings, mango cooking & more. Featuring the 16th Annual Mango Brunch, Sunday, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.


9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
7/14 American Idol Live

Featuring the Top 5 contestants.

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7:30 p.m., Parker Playhouse, Fort Lauderdale
7/21 Love Letters

Ali McGraw & Ryan O'Neal star in this romance.

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
8/3 - 8/7 Camp Broadway Miami

For ages 10 - 17

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9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
8/12 - 8/23 Cirque du Soleil: Varekai

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Various times, BB&T Center
9/11 Baby Love

Baby Love is your one-stop shopping extravaganza where new and expecting parents can test out top baby brands, take advantage of exclusive deals, and win amazing prizes! Plus, you’ll get to meet celebrity parents, as well as local expectant and new parents just like you, all while enjoying light bites, yummy treats, mocktails and more!

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7 p.m. - 10 p.m., The Museum of Discovery and Science, downtown Fort Lauderdale
9/12 - 9/13 Kids Love & Family Expo

The Kids Love & Family Expo is a celebrity-filled extravaganza with everything that KIDS LOVE! While the kids are having fun, parents will discover the latest and greatest in products and services to make their busy lives healthier, easier, and more enjoyable from more than 50 sponsors & exhibitors!!!

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All Day, The Museum of Discovery and Science, downtown Fort Lauderdale
9/26 - 9/27 'Sesame Street Live: Let's Dance!'

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
10/2 - 10/4 Duende: Broward 100 Finale

Grand finale celebrations for Broward County's 100th Birthday include entertainment, street fest & more.

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Various hours, Downtown Fort Lauderdale
1/19 Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage

Classic Star Trek TV & Movie film footage set to music from the show, performed by a live symphony orchestra.

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7:30 p.m., Broward Center for the Performing Arts
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Community Service Announcements

  Event Description Time / Location
6/13 Humane Society's Bark in the Park
You can get your tickets now for you and your dog for the next Marlin's Bark in the Park June 13th. The proceeds from each dog ticket go to the Humane Society of Greater Miami. Or you could always adopt during Adopt-o-mania the same day.


More info, 305-749-1845
6/14 Main Street Players Audition Workshop
If you are thinking of auditioning for a musical, sign up for the Musical Theatre Audition Workshop at the Main Street Playhouse in Miami Lakes, June 13th and 14th. Some experience is required.


More info, 305-558-3737
6/19 Dining for Susan G. Komen
You can go out to eat and help support the fight against breast cancer. With a CharityDine.Com dining certificate to your favorite restaurant, you'll get to donate 25 percent to Susan G. Komen Miami Ft. Lauderdale.


More info, 305-383-7116
6/20 Abandoned Pet Rescue's Golf Tournament
You can help homeless cats and dogs by teeing up and joining the Abandoned Pet Rescue's Inaugural Golf Tournament, June 20th at Inverrary Country Club in Lauderhill. There will be a tournament lunch, swag bag, raffles, prizes and trophies.
More info, 305-848-9954