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
10/20 - 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
10/24 - 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. 

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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. 

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7 p.m. - 11 p.m., 10/24, 10/25 & 10/31, Zoo Miami
10/24 - 10/31 Pompano Beach Haunted Mansion

Proceeds benefit several local charities.

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7 p.m. - 11 p.m. select days, Sample Mcdouglad House, 450 NE 10th St.
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
10/30 - 1/4 Santa's Enchanted Forest

More than 100 rides, shows, games, attractions and lots of holiday lights.

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5 p.m. - midnight daily, Tropical Park, Miami
10/31 - 11/2 North Miami Greek Festival

Authentic Greek food, music, dance performances, kids' games & more.

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Opens 11 a.m. daily, Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 12250 NW 2nd Ave
10/31 'Monsters in the Moonlight'' in Pinecrest Gardens

Adult event includes haunted house, drinks, food, DJ, dancing & a screening of 'Rocky Horror Picture Show'.

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7 p.m., 11000 Red Rd (SW 57th Ave), Pinecrest Gardens
10/31 Boodha Halloween Party

Party features limited-release Pumpkin Latte Porter, free photo booth and costume contest.

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7 p.m., Funky Buddha Brewery, Oakland Park
11/1 - 11/2 43rd Annual South Miami Art Festival

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10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sunset Drive, between U.S.1 & Red Road
11/1 UM Homecoming Football vs. UNC

Homecoming Game features tribute to former UM quarterback Jim Kelly. Kelly will be honorary captain during the game.

More info.

10 a.m. Pre-Game, 12:30 kickoff, Sun Life Stadium
11/1 - 11/25 Miami Heat November home games

Sun, Nov 2, 6 p.m., vs Toronto Raptors

Tues, Nov 4, 7:30 p.m., vs Houston Rockets

Sat, Nov 8, 7:30 p.m., vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

Wed. Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m. vs Indiana Pacers

Sun., Nov. 16, 6 p.m., vs Milwaukee Bucks

Thurs. Nov. 20, 8 p.m., vs Los Angeles Clippers

Sun., Nov. 23, 6 p.m., vs Charlotte Hornets

Tues., Nov, 25, 7:30 p.m., vs Golden State Warriors

Ticket info

Various start times, American Airlines Arena
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
11/2 Annual Volunteer Firefighters BBQ

Chicken & ribs, bounce house & games for kids, exhibits and demonstrations from Plantation's SWAT, K-9, Police & Firefighters.

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Noon - 5 p.m., Pine Island Park, 300 S Pine Island
11/7 - 11/23 28th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival

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

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Various times, Various locations
11/7 9th Annual Riverwalk Mutts & Martinis
Fort Lauderdale’s largest outdoor pet-friendly cocktail hour benefits Riverwalk.
6 p.m.. - 8:30 p.m., Downtowner Saloon, Fort Lauderdale
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.

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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
11/8 Great Grove Bed Race

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11 a.m., South Bayshore Drive, Coconut Grove
11/9 Doggy Fun Fest

Fun-filled day for dogs and their friends includes contests for best costume, best trick & more. Also a doggy agility fun-zone, food trucks, and music.

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11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Jaco Pastorius Park, Oakland Park
11/13 'Get Lit' Light Up Lauderdale Kick-off

Live music, sleigh rides, arts & crafts & more, plus the Riverwalk Light Up Ceremony to flip the switch on 10-weeks of celebrations during 'Light Up Lauderdale'.

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6 p.m., Esplanade Park, downtown Fort Lauderdale
11/15 - 11/23 Camelot Days Medieval Festival

Musicians, artisans, eateries, knights, jesters & more.

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10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. weekends, T.Y. Park, Hollywood
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
11/28 - 12/14 31st Annual Fort Lauderdale Christmas Pageant

More info.

Various times, First Fort Lauderdale, 301 E. Broward Blvd.
11/28 So You Think You Can Dance Tour

Season 11's Top Ten perform; Miami's Ricky Ubeda, the season winner, headlines. Also features Miami's Rudy Abreu.

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8 p.m., Adrienne Arsht Center
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

More info

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

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

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

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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

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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'

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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
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Community Service Announcements

  Event Description Time / Location
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
11/2 DeNito's Ride for Kids
Get ready to ride in the DeNitosRideforKids Sunday, November 2nd, starting at Bike Masters on Kendall Drive. The 65 mile ride raises funds and awareness for children's health related issues and non-profits and Miami Children's Hospital.


More info, 305-323-5195
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 Plantation Jr. Woman's Club's Art in the Park
It's time to Fall Into Art at the Plantation Junior Woman's Club's Annual Art in the Park, a juried fine arts and fine crafts show Saturday and Sunday, November 8th and 9th at Liberty Tree Park in Plantation. Proceeds go to fund scholarships.


More info, 954-797-9762
11/8 Abandoned Pet Rescue's Arts & Auction
Take in the 3rd Annual Arts and Auction for the Animals Saturday, November 8th, and you'll enjoy gourmet food, live music, auctions and entertainment and best of all, it benefits the Abandoned Pet Rescue in Ft. Lauderdale. Get your tickets in advance.


More info, 954-728-9010
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
11/22 Broward Shrinettes Yardsale
If you love a bargain, head to the Broward Shrinettes Annual Charity Indoor Yard Sale 'Fall 4 Great Deals,' Saturday and Sunday, November 22nd and 23rd, at 2900 Taylor Street in Hollywood. And join them in supporting Shriners Hospitals, 'Helping Kids Defy the Odds.'


For more info, 954-614-2356
11/22 Steps for Healing 5K Run / Walk
This fun 5K at Zoo Miami includes a Kid's Fun Run for ages 7 and under. The registration fee includes breakfast, a t-shirt and zoo admission for the day. Proceeds benefit the Children's Bereavement Center, offering free grief support groups for all ages.
For more info, 305-668-4902
11/23 Humane Society's Brunch for the Animals
Bring your dog to the 18th Annual Brunch for the Animals on the lawn at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Sunday, November 23rd. While you enjoy your holiday brunch, your four legged family member also enjoys special eats. And proceeds go to the Humane Society of Greater Miami.


More info, 305-749-1815