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
4/2 - 4/19 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Final three weekends of performances.

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
4/10 - 4/19 Miami City Ballet Program IV: Points of Departure

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
4/15 - 4/23 The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run Series

April 15 in West Palm Beach at Meyer Amphitheatre

April 23 in Miami at Bayfront Park

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6:45pm, Various locations
4/17 - 4/19 7th Annual Miami Rum Festival

Trade show opens to public for rum tastings, seminars, lifestyle exhibits & more.

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Variou shours, Doubletree by Hilton Miami Airport Convention Center
4/18 - 4/19 Hatsume Fair 2015

Japanese spring festival features music, art & crafts, bonsai & plant sales, Asian and American food vendors, kids' entertainment and more.

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10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, Delray
4/18 - 4/19 Party for the Planet

Earth Day celebration features free admission for guests donating a cellphone for the Zoo's ECO-CELL phone recycling program.

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10 a.m. - 4 p.m., ZooMiami
4/19 Pinecrest Earth Day Festival

Festival features foof demo's, eco-activities, green vendors, wildlife shows & more.

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12 p.m. - 4 p.m., 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest Gardens
4/19 Tamarac Earth Day Celebration

Eco-friendly vendors, Farmer's Market, live music, arts & crafts, kids' entertainment and more.

More info:, or call 954-597-3620.

9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Veterans Memorial Park, 7825 Southgate Blvd
4/24 - 4/26 Wynwood Life Street Festival

Music, art, food, fashion & more.

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Various hours, 2nd Ave between NW 22nd & 23rd Streets
4/24 - 4/26 Pompano Beach Seafood Festival

Arts, crafts, music & seafood.

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Various hours, Pompano Beach Fishing Pier
4/25 Town of Davie Waterway Clean-Up

The Town of Davie is looking for volunteers to help with the annual waterway clean-up.  Participants will receive a free ticket to the Trash Splash after-party at Pine Island Park Pool, featuring music, free hot dogs, refrshments & more.

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8 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Town Hall, 6591 Orange Drive
4/25 Baynanza Biscayne Bay Cleanup Day 2015

Annual Biscayne Bay Clean-Up Day.

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9 a.m. - noon, 23 locations in Miami-Dade County
4/25 Kathy Griffin

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8 p.m., Broward Center for the Performing Arts
4/29 - 5/3 SunFest

Florida’s largest waterfront music and art festival. This year's featured artists include Lenny Kravitz, Paramore, Hozier, Boston & Fall Out Boy.

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Various, Downtown West Palm Beach
5/2 2015 March for Babies Broward

Join LITE FM for this walk benefiting March of Dimes.

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8:30 a.m. (7:30 a.m. registration), Nova Southeastern University
5/4 - 5/10 Fleet Week / Broward Navy Days

Ship tours will be held Tuesday, May 5th - Saturday, May 9th. Tours are free, but pre-registration is required.

Schedule of events.

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Various times, Various locations
5/5 - 5/17 'Anything Goes'

Tony Award winner for Best Musical Revival features classic Coie Porter songs.

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
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
6/27 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
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
4/25 Over The Edge for Gilda's
Rappel down 30 stories of the 110 Tower to benefit Gilda's Club of South Florida, providing support services to people impacted by cancer. If you don't want to go 'Over The Edge' yourself, you can support other's fundraising efforts, or start your own fundraising page and join the 'Chicken Coop', viewing the rappeling from the 7th floor. Info here.

LITE FM's Jeff Martin goes Over The Edge during Media Day, Friday, 4/24/15. Support Jeff here.


Various hours, 110 Tower, 110 SE 6th St., Fort Lauderdale
4/25 Keith Sims & Troy Drayton Celebrity Golf Invitational
If you like football and golf, sign up for the Keith Sims & Troy Drayton Celebrity Golf Invitational, Saturday, April 25th at Heron Bay Golf Club in Coral Springs. You could be playing next to football legends. And best of all, proceeds go to the Alzheimer's Family Center in Margate.


More info, 954-971-7155
4/25 'Brave': Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Gala
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center's 21st semi-annual gala takes the theme 'Brave' to celebrate the patients who battle cancer daily at Sylvester. The Gala at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami will feature an intimate, live performance by 'Brave' singer / songrwriter Sara Bareilles.
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4/26 Paws 4 You 'Run Fur Fun' 5K
Join LITE FM's Ellen Jaffe for this fun 5K to benefit Paws 4 You Rescue, and help save hundreds of dogs.
The event includes an officially timed race on a certified course, as well as a 1-mile run/walk just for fun. Dogs are welcome, and if you don't have one, you can even borrow one to run/walk with you from the Rent A Dog Booth! There will also be food & refreshments, vendors and dog adoptions.


2 p..m. Registration, Killian Greens Golf Club, 9980 SW 104th St, Miami
4/30 Humane Society offers free or reduced cost spaying
If you've got a dog or cat you want to spay or neuter, but you can't afford it, you could qualify for the service for free or at a reduced cost at the Miami Dade County Community Spay Neuter Clinic in Cutler Bay, in partnership with the Humane Society of Greater Miami.


More info, 305-749-1845
4/30 Susan G. Komen Pink-O-de-Mayo
Join LITE FM and help Susan G. Komen Miami Ft. Lauderdale strike out against breast cancer at their 2nd Annual Pink-0-de-Mayo Celebrity Bowl, Sunday, May 3rd, at SpareZ in Davie. Join in the fun and bowl for a cure.


More info, 305-383-7116
5/2 Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America's Take Steps Walks
Join the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America in their "Take Steps" Walks April 18th in Ft. Lauderdale at Huizenga Plaza, and May 2nd in Miami at Bayfront Park. Monies raised goes toward research and mission critical programs.


More info, 561-218-2929