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
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.

More info

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
10/16 - 11/1 Terror in the Jungle

5 acres of haunted attractions & street experiences.

Thursdays - Sundays.

More info.

7:30 p.m. - midnight, Jungle Island
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

More info

Various times, Various Locations
10/17 - 10/25 Haunted Nights

10/17 & 10/18, 10/24 & 10.25

The special outdoor, night time event is sponsored by Spirit Halloween stores and features live actors and animatronic props staged throughout the Garden's West Arboretum. 

More info.

7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Flamingo Gardens, Davie
10/20 - 11/2 Early Voting for November election

Miami-Dade County locations & hours.

Broward County locations & hours.

Palm Beach County locations & hours.

Various hours, Various locations
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.

More info.

Various times, Various locations
10/24 - 10/31 Miami Seaquarium Monster Splash

Friday - Sunday, 10/24 - 26 & Friday, 10/31

Halloween extravaganza features trick-or-treating at Sharky's Sweet Tooth Station, Hallowen-themed shows, Little Monsters play area, Ghouls & Goblins Dance Party, Monsters in the Mangrove Haunted Walk and more. 

More info 

2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., Miami Seaquarium
10/24 - 10/31 Spooky Zoo Nights

Halloween event includes entry into Dr. Wilde’s Creepy House, spooky tram rides, ghoulish carousel rides, and chilling story-telling. 

More info.

7 p.m. - 11 p.m., 10/24, 10/25 & 10/31, Zoo Miami
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.
10/25 - 10/26 Halloween Spooktacular

Featuring Halloween-themed family fun, including trick-or-treating, arts & crafts, bobbing for apples, costume contest & more.

More info.

10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Jungle Island
10/25 Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra

More info.

7:30 p.m., Adrienne Arsht Center, Knight Concert Hall
10/25 - 10/26 Batsheva Dance Company

Tel Aviv-based contemporary dance company.

More info

8 p.m., Adrienne Arsht Center
10/28 - 11/2 Rodgers & Hammerstein's 'Cinderella'

More info.

Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
10/29 Miami Heat Season Opener

vs. the Washington Wizards.

Ticket info

7:30 p.m., American Airlines Arena
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.

More Info


Opens 10 a.m. daily, Broward County Convention Center & more
11/1 - 11/30 Miami 'Live' Month

Putting the focus on all types of live entertainment in Miami, including music, comedy, poetry & more. The month will feature a weekly VIP Bus Tour to various cultural events, with transportation, admission, drinks & snacks.

More info.

Various times, Various Venues
11/7 - 11/23 28th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival

More than 100 films, as well as parties & appearances by actors and directors.

More Info


Various times, Various locations
11/7 Oktoberfest

Event includes German cuisine, music & authentic Biergarten.

More info.

6:30 - 10:30 p.m., The Tower Club, Fort Lauderdale
11/8 John Offerdahl's Gridiron Grill-Off

Food, Wine & Tailgate Festival features two dozen former Miami Dolphins team up with local chefs and media personalities to create winning signature dishes. Benefits Offerdahl's Hand-Off Foundation, helping South Florida kids in crisis.

LITE FM's Jeff Martin will be one of the judges.

More info.

1 p.m. - 5 p.m., Pompano Beach Amphitheater
11/8 - 11/9 South Florida Parenting Holiday Festival

Snow Tubing hill, Skating Rink, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Teddy Bear Clinic, Magic shows, face painting, rock wall, Miami Marlins & Dolphins, and more

More info.

11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Promenade at Coconut Creek, 4419 Lyons Rd
11/16 - 11/23 30th Annual Miami Book Fair International

Hundreds of authors will speak and sign books; street fair with vendors is Friday thru Sunday, 11/21 - 11/23
Confirmed authors appearing include:

John Cleese, Patricia Cornwell, Anne Rice, Larry McMurtry & many more.

Check here beginning November 1st for full author list & appearance schedule:  More Info


Various times, N.E. 2nd Avenue, from 3rd street to 5th street, Miami
11/19 - 11/30 'The Phantom of the Opera'

More info.

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

More info.

Various times, BB&T Center, AAA
11/21 - 11/23 Chris Evert-Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic

3-Day event includes Pro-Celebrity Tennis, Lunch with Chrissie & Friends and a Pro-Celebrity Gala.

This year's celebrity lineup includes Hoda Kotb, Gavin Rossdale, Sarah Ferguson, Dennis Miller, Gayle King, Jon Lovitz, David Cook & Kevin McKidd (Gray's Anatomy).

Tennis stars include Martina Navratilova, Patrick McEnroe, Renae Stubbs, Brad Gilbert & Chris Evert.

More info.

Various times, Delray Beach Tennis Center & Boca Raton Resort & Club
12/2 - 12/14 'Book of Mormon'

More info

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

More info

Various times, Various locations
12/31 Capital One Ornage Bowl FanFest

Interactive games, sports memorabilia, entertainment, food & more.

More info

3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Sun Life Stadium, Gate G Parking Lot
12/31 Capital One Orange Bowl Game

More info

7:30 p.m., Sun Life Stadium
1/7 - 2/1 'Disney's The Lion King'

More info.

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

More info

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

More info.

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

More info

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.


More info.

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

More info

Various times, Broward Center
2/24 - 3/8 'Motown: The Musical'

The story of Berry Gordy & Motown, the record label that launched the careers of Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross, Michael Jackson & more.

More info.

Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
3/7 Joy Behar

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

More info.

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

More info.

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

More info

Various times, Various locations
3/31 - 4/12 'Pippin'

Music, dance & magic come together in this Broadway classic, with music & lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, who also wrote the songs for 'Wicked'. Lucie Arnaz stars.

More info.

Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
4/14 - 4/19 'Sister Act'

More Info


Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
5/5 - 5/17 'Anything Goes'

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

More info.

Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
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
10/25 Pink Masquerade Ball for Komen
You can dress up and help out Susan G. Komen Miami/Ft. Lauderdale at the LITE FM Pink Masquerade Ball, Saturday night, October 25th, at Martini Bar, Gulfstream Park. There'll be costume contests, pink refreshments and more. Advance tickets just ten dollars.


More info, 305-383-7116
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
10/26 Naked Stage 24 Hour Theatre Project
Take in the 8th Annual Naked Stage's 24 Hour Theatre Project at the Don and Ann Brown Theatre in West Palm Beach, Sunday, October 26th. Eight local playwrights will write a ten minute play, randomly choose actors and a director and rehearse and present it all in one evening. Proceeds go to theatre supporter Dana Castellano to help cover medical costs as she fights stage 4 cervical cancer.


More info, 561-514-4042x2
10/31 Humane Society's Half Off Spaying Services
Spay your dog and cat and help prevent breast cancer. Did you know pets can get breast cancer too? During the month of October, you can get 50 percent off spay surgeries at the Humane Society of Greater Miami's low cost clinics, by appointment only.


More info, 305-749-1815
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
11/7 Stand up to Cancer Paddleboard Event
You can 'Stand Up To Cancer' when you stand up paddleboard at the Miami Yacht Club, Saturday, November 8th. Beginners are welcome. You can try out new boards, and enjoy live music, lunch and a silent auction. Proceeds go to Susan G. Komen Miami/Ft. Lauderdale.


More info, 305-383-7116
11/8 Hollydogs Walk for the Greyhounds
Join the Hollydogs Walk for the Greyhounds Barefoot on the Beach, Sat. Nov. 8th, on Hollywood Beach. All well-behaved dogs are welcome. There will be games and contests, a silent auction and a blessing of the animals.


More Info, 877-EX-RACER